Treat the person to whom you owe… like… your life to a beautiful, beach getaway in Naples. May on the Paradise Coast is balmy and breezy with temperatures in the 80s and sea temps around 79 degrees. With 13 hours of daylight, your mom with have ample time to bask on the beach with the sunshine of her life – and that will be YOU if you bring her here!
Naples has plenty of cool things to do with your mom, but there are a few special events going on that you might want to check out.
Naples Botanical Garden
4820 Bayshore Drive Naples, FL 34112
Sunday, May 10
Don’t just bring your mom a few flowers. Take her to see 7 gardens full!
FREE admission for all mothers and grandmothers during the Mother’s Day in the Garden event. BONUS! The first 100 mothers and grandmothers admitted to check in at the Visitor’s Center receive a special planted gift!
1590 Goodlette-Frank Road
Sunday, May 10
Online Coupon for FREE ticket for Mom with Child Ticket purchase. Call the Zoo at (239) 262-5409 for more details.
Saturday May 9, 2015
Starts at 11 a.m.
Crayton Cove, Naples
Theme: The Hunger Games
Benefits Collier Harvest
Sponsored by the Dock and Riverwalk restaurants, this wild and fun annual event marks the end of peak season and the start of summer. Always draws a great crowd.
pour la Famille
A Special Mother’s
Day Family Concert
Sunday, May 10 2 p.m.
The Naples Art Association at the von Liebig Art Center
Downtown Naples at Cambier Park
585 Park Street, Naples, FL 34102
Presented in partnership with the Naples Music Club
Designed by (mother and pianist) Alexandra Carlson with performers of all ages, this musical finale of the ArtsNaples World Festival will present “Songs my Mother Taught to Me,” featuring other mothers, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, all of whom have been supported throughout the past 50 years by the Naples Music Club.
Tribute to the Mothers of Culinary Art
Interactive Cooking Class & Dinner
La Bazenne on Fifth, 474 5th Avenue South, Naples, FL 34102
Sunday, May 10 5 – 8 p.m.
Celebrate the culinary creations of the “Mères Lyonnaises,” mothers of French gastronomy. The Executive Chef will showcase and interact with participants in a hands-on creation of a collective wine dinner which all participants will then sit down and enjoy.
Tickets can be purchased through the website of Arts Naples World Festival.
Rockin’ the Blues Music Series at the Mercato
Presented by The Bayshore Cultural and Performing Arts Center
Sunday, May 10 2 – 4 p.m.
She rocked your cradle. Now it’s time to rock her special day. Venture out to the 2015 Rockin’ the Blues Music Series held on the lawn at Mercato (next to MASA restaurant and across from Silverspot cinema). On the stage: Rick Howard and the Speedbumps. Don’t forget to bring a blanket or lawn chair!
Fashion Walk at The Village on Venetian Bay
Saturday, May 9
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
4200 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., Naples, FL 34103
Celebrate warriors of breast cancer at luxury shops of The Village on Venetian Bay with a Fashion Walk with Susan G. Komen of Southwest Florida. Enjoy refreshments while you take in the beautiful sites of Venetian Bay.
Love Your Mother!
Of course, there’s amazing Mother’s Day brunches and lunches offered at many fine and fun restaurants up and down the Paradise Coast. Search online for special menus, and make your reservations early, especially for waterfront and downtown restaurants.