With Mother’s Day right around the corner, here’s a few ideas to take Mom out for that special treat or ideas to take mom out for a special fun activity. Get locations, times and prices.
Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas
The Braised Onion will be hosting their annual Mother’s Day Buffet! The food includes
Appetizers (Caprese Salad, Farm House Salad, Caesar Salad, Bread Rolls w/ Honey Butter, Fresh fruit arrangement, Cheese & Cracker Assortment)
Carving Station (Slow Roasted prime rib, Turkey w/ cranberry, Gran Marnier Compôte, Ham with Bourbon Dijon Glaze
Hot Entrees (Braised Boneless Short Ribs, Eggplant Rollatini, Chicken Piccata, Pasta Primavera, Panko Crusted Cod)
Hot Sides (Bacon Wrapped Asparagus, Braised Onion’s Cavatappi & Cheese, Green Beans, Pancetta & Onion, Boursin Mashed Potato, Mixed Vegetable Medley) and Desserts prepared in-house by their Pastry Chef. The cost is $65 per person ($58 for seniors and $38 for children under 13). Reservations are needed and can be made HERE. The Braised Onion is located at 754 NE 25th Ave, Ocala, FL 34470, and can be reached by phone at 352-620-9255.
Morevino is hosting a special Mother’s Day menu from 12 pm to 8 pm. Entrees include Grouper, Salmon, Filet Mignon, Ribeye, NY Strip, and more! Reservations are encouraged and can be made online or by calling. Morevino is located at 11 East Silver Springs Blvd. Ocala, Florida, 34470, can be reached by phone at 352-304-5100.
Pasta Faire is hosting a Mother’s Day delight this year! Carved Prime Rib, Chicken Fontina, Swordfish, and more! Pasta Faire is located at 10401 US-441, Belleview, FL 34420, and reservations can be made by calling 352-347-3100
Whispering Oaks Winery will host moms with a 3-course meal, a complimentary beverage, and live music! The cost will be $50 per person. Make your reservations online HERE or call today at 352-748-0449, which is located at 10934 S Hwy 475, Oxford, FL 34484.
Eaton’s Beach will host their annual Mother’s Day event with a complimentary mimosa for mom with her entree! So let Mom kick off her shoes and enjoy a day at the beach! They’ll handle the food & drinks while you let the beach entertain the kids; win-win! Their chefs will tempt you with specials for that day: Florisiana Crab Quiche or our Scallop Florentine Pasta! Full details are unavailable at this time. However, you can watch their Facebook page HERE when it’s announced.
Eaton’s Beach doesn’t take reservations but does offer call-ahead seating.
Eaton’s Beach is located at 15790 SE 134th Avenue, Weirsdale, FL 32195, or by phone at 352-259-2444
The Club at Candler Hills is hosting its annual Mother’s Day Buffet from 11 AM to 7 PM! The menu includes a Prime Rib & Pork Loin carving station, grilled salmon, lemon herbed chicken, scalloped potatoes, mac & cheese, roasted vegetables, and more! $32.95 per person, and reservations are required (walk-ins welcomed on the patio); check out all the details on Facebook HERE. The Club at Candler Hills is located at 8139 SW 90th Terrace Rd, Ocala, FL 34481, and can be reached by phone at 352-861-9720.
Mother’s Day Fun Activities
Picassos Palate offers a Mother’s Day tea party from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, starting at $5 and up, with tasty treats, hot tea, and plenty of painting options. Special Mommy & Me canvases will be available leading up to Mother’s Day. All supplies are included to paint your masterpieces. You can find more information on their website here.
Picassos Palate is located at 106 SW 17th St, Ocala, FL 34471, or by phone at 352-789-6670
Symphony Under the Stars presented by Fine Arts for Ocala. Another Mother’s Day favorite! The family can bring their picnic meal and camp out to listen to the Ocala Symphony Orchestra, followed by fireworks. The cost is $20 prepay or $25 at the gate for 18 and older; 17 and under is free. Food vendors will also be a performance by The Ocala Symphony Orchestra and other activities. Gates open at 3 pm at the Ocala Golf Club. VIPS tickets and meals are available. Flashlights are recommended for the walk back to the car. For more information, please visit their website HERE.
Symphony Under the Stars takes place at 3130 E. Silver Springs Blvd. Ocala, FL 34470, or call them at 352-867-0355