Things to Do with Mom This Mother’s Day (And, of Course, Brunch)

Happy mothers day on the beach

It’s only once a year, so make Mother’s Day special – make it just right for Mom! Here are several suggestions for things to do with mom this Mother’s Day. Let her choose the things she likes to do best.

The big day is Sunday, May 14, 2017

If you’re stumped, we have a few ideas for fun things to do on Mother’s Day. To thank your mom for all she has done, try some of these things:

Take Mom on a Tour of the Town This Mother’s Day

Visit Historic Museums Wilmington NC

Bellamy Mansion and Burgwin-Wright House in Wilmington NC

  • Airlie Gardens: On a pretty Mother’s Day, take a walk with Mom on Airlie’s 67 acres of paths and formal gardens that showcase seasonal blooms.
  • Bellamy Mansion: Your mom will love a Mother’s Day tour at this historic antebellum mansion with a lush Victorian garden.
  • Battleship North Carolina: Step back in time at the Battleship North Carolina and follow the story of its brave crewmen in the Pacific theater of World War II.

Treat Mom to Some Pampering

Treat Mom to a Mother’s Day Brunch

Wilmington NC Mother's Day Brunch

Brunch is a Mother’s Day tradition! Make your reservations soon to be sure you get a place at the table this Mother’s Day. Try brunch at one of these favorite Wilmington restaurants:

There are lots of Brunch choices in Wrightsville Beach too:

Staying on Topsail Island?

  • Daddy Mac’s: On the ocean in Surf City with brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Go Shopping with Mom on Mother’s Day

Shop at Lumina Station in Wilmington NC

Lumina Station shopping center near Wrightsville Beach

Take Mom out for a shopping trip that’s just for fun, and buy her a little something she likes! Try these unusual shopping experiences: