From wine and chocolate, to beer and brunch, there are plenty of ways to treat Mom this Mother's Day.
Show Mom how much you love her by celebrating at these fun events.
What makes a better pairing than wine and chocolate? Get hands-on with your family and craft your own artisan chocolates, pairing them with Lamoreaux Landing's best wines. Make your Mom's day special—or bring Dad, Grandma, or any of your favorite friends—and enjoy making a variety of chocolate delights with Claire Benjamin from Rue Claire Artisan Chocolates. Tickets are $40 a person or $32 for Case Club members and their guests. This is an intimate event, so space is limited. Call 607.582.6011 to make your reservations.
Check out the fun at last year's event:
Many mothers in the Finger Lakes region decided to spend the day doing something a little bit different this year. As Tina Yazdani reports, the region just got an important national ranking, making it more popular than ever on this special day.
Surprise Mom with something she will really enjoy—an all-day Treleaven experience! Bring the whole family to Treleaven’s Sip ‘n Paint Mother’s Day Party on Sunday, May 14 from 12 - 5PM to spend some quality time with mom as you uncork your inner artist, sip on Treleaven wine, and design your own pallet sign with Wine & Design Ithaca. Even if you don't want to put your artistic abilities to the test, we encourage everyone to stop by! Charlie Ellis will be serenading you with soft classic rock covers from the 60’s to now starting at 12PM, and Let's Roll Gourmet Egg Rolls will be filling your bellies with delicious eats. Award-winning Treleaven wines and local craft beer will also be available to enjoy. Tickets are $35 per person, which includes all materials and instruction, as well as a free glass of wine or pint of beer. Reserve your space.
Celebrate at the Estate with a step-by-step painting class with Finger Lakes artist Tina Yannotti, plus taste from our variety of craft beverages, including wine from our three wineries, microbrews, hard cider, sodas, and coffee. This creative class is designed for beginners but also welcomes experienced artists. Tickets are $30 and include a glass of wine, all painting materials, apron, and follow-along painting instruction. Sign up to reserve your spot.
Is your Mother chic, trendy, and fashionable? Maybe you are looking for something fun and exciting to celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day? Spoil her with all things fashionable as you enjoy a Mother’s Day Getaway to Seneca Lake this year. Relax with signature wine drinks paired with light appetizers, and be spoiled with beautiful brooches (that you create with instruction provided) and lovely fashion scarves. Learn the trendy new ways to wear your scarves all while incorporating your chic, sophisticated, and elegant new brooch. Our instructor will take you through this step-by-step, simplified process, leaving you and Mom looking and feeling fabulous! Tickets are $25 and guests must register online ahead of time.
Come enjoy an afternoon with your mom, friend, sister, those who are like your mother and those who just want to have fun. Instructor Stephanie Trent will coach you through the mixing, melting, and blending of natural personal care and luscious pampering products using dōTERRA essential oils. The class costs $35 per person and includes 5 make-and-take items: coconut oil sugar scrub, bath bombs or shower fizzies, bug off bug repellent, headache roller bottle blend, and a handmade heating pad.
Celebrate Mother's Day at Heron Hill on beautiful Keuka Lake, commemorating their 40th Anniversary this year. All mothers will enjoy a free tasting and a discount of 15% off wine purchases. Also visit Heron Hill's Tasting Room on Seneca Lake.
Brunches are a Mother's Day classic. Gather the family and take Mom out for some delicious eats and special memories.
Don't worry about planning a meal; just sit back and enjoy time with mom, family, and friends. Feast on made-to-order omelets and waffles, carved roast beef with au jus, and an assortment of other buffet items.
10AM - 2PM | Call 607.734.0402 for reservations
Adults: $20.95 | Children 5-12: $10.95 | Children 2-4: $3.95 | Under 2: Complimentary
This event is now sold out.
Enjoy Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery's single vineyard wines and Chateau Frank sparkling wine paired with creative cuisine from local Chef Nyssa Trepes. The Frank family will raise a glass to all the mothers at the brunch as well as the women the single vineyard wines are named after—Eugenia, wife of Dr. Konstantin Frank, Margrit, wife of Willy Frank, and Hilda, daughter of Dr. Konstantin Frank. Meaghan Frank, Barbara Frank and Kara Volz will each read a story about Eugenia, Margrit and Hilda. We invite you to bring your family for this wonderful brunch celebrating the contributions of the Frank women at the winery.
Treat your Mother to brunch at Veraisons Restaurant this Mother’s Day! From carving selections, main courses, and sides to fresh baked pastries and a house-made dessert bar; there is plenty to enjoy! Plus, take in the stunning view of Glenora Wine Cellars' vineyards and Seneca Lake.
11AM - 3PM | Call 800.243.5513 or reserve online
Adults: $34.95 | Children 12 & under: $14.95
Enjoy Mother's Day brunch paired with wine from Wagner Vineyards and beer from Wagner Valley Brewing Company, plus unforgettable view of Seneca Lake!
10:30AM - 3PM | Call 607.582.6574 for reservations
Adults: $24.95 | Children 10 and under: $8.95
Other great brunches on Mother's Day:
Crystal Lake Café | 11AM - 3PM
The Brute: A Finger Lakes Focused Wine Bar | 10AM - 1PM
Ryan William Vineyard | 10AM - 4PM
Knapp Vineyard Restaurant | 10AM - 4PM
Ventosa Vineyards & Café | 10:30AM - 2:30PM
Zugibe Vineyards | Seatings at 10AM & 11:30AM
Stonecat Café | 10:30AM - 3PM
Still looking for the perfect gift for Mom? Check out our FLX Mother's Day Gift Guide.