Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! Don’t wait until the last minute for gifts, flowers, or to make restaurant reservations. Check out below for the best of the best for this year’s Mother’s Day.


Friday night picnics at Peony’s Envy – Bring a blanket and some food and enjoy the beautiful peonies. Catch up with mom and walk amongst the gardens along the property.

Barbie Cupcake Class at Candyland Crafts – Take mom to a special DIY experience to make some sweet treats! Ages 10 and up, because you’re never too old to sprinkle a little magic on your cupcakes!

Plant Sales @ Wagner Farm Arboretum – If mom has a green thumb take her to get some plants at one of our local places and plant them together. Pro-tip: if mom likes the plants but doesn’t necessarily want to plant them, let mom relax while you get your hands dirty.

World Series of Birding – The marathon event of the birding world is here! If mom loves birds and the outdoors this is a great weekend to spend some time with her. If you’re not a birder yourself maybe you’ll learn a few new facts about our feathered friends and even learn how to identify a few too!

Morning Walk @ Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary – Couple this with the World Series of Birding at the headquarters of NJ Audubon in Bernardsville. This scenic walk will take you through the trails of the sanctuary where you’re sure to see plenty of wildlife along the way!

Paint and Chill – Let mom embrace her inner artist in a relaxing social setting with Paint and Chill! Pizza and supplies will be provided so you don’t have to worry about what to bring!

Art After Hours: Mother’s Day Ceramic Gift Making – You can never go wrong with a gift made with love. Let out your inner artist and handmake a ceramic gift!

Kimberly Faye Greenberg’s Fabulous Fanny: The Songs & Stories of Fanny Brice – Surprise the woman in your life with the excitement of Broadway! It’s a perfect way to express gratitude and love, ensuring an afternoon of laughter and memorable melodies.

Coming from a distance and need a place to stay overnight? Make it a weekend getaway with an overnight stay at one of Somerset County’s more than 35 hotels, motels and inns, suited to every taste and budget. However you choose to mark the occasion, it’s sure to be a fun-filled Mother’s Day weekend in Somerset County, NJ!

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