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 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 so much more! Reservations are encouraged and can be made online or by calling. Morevino is located at 11 East Silver Springs Blvd. Ocala Florida 34470 and 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 be hosting moms with a 3-course menu and live music! Entrees to choose from include Chicken Marsala, Grilled Salmon, Filet Medallions & more, and dessert features blueberry cobbler, tiramisu, brownie sundae, or cheesecake. 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 be hosting 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!
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 their annual Mother’s Day Buffet! The menu includes a Prime Rib & Pork Loin carving station, grilled salmon, chicken piccata, scalloped potatoes, mac & cheese, roasted vegetables, and more! $29.95 per person (buffet and mimosas for only $35.95 per person) and reservations are required, 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. All supplies are included to paint your masterpieces. You can find more information at their website here.
Picassos Palate is located at 106 SW 17th St, Ocala, FL 34471, or by phone at 352-789-6670
The Florida Aquarium is offering a BOGO admission for Mother’s weekend, along with a paid admission, to their aquarium on Mother’s Day. BOGO tickets can be acquired at the aquarium ticket booth in person. The family can enjoy thousands of fish, sharks, turtles, and other wetland residents as they visit the half a million gallons of seawater on display. Learn more about this special weekend HERE. You can learn more about the Florida Aquarium here.
The Florida Aquarium is located at 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, Florida 3360 or by phone at 813-273-4000
Symphony Under the Stars presented by Fine Arts for Ocala. Another Mother’s Day favorite! The family can bring their own picnic meal and camp out to listen to the Ocala Symphony Orchestra followed by a fireworks display. Cost is $20 prepay or $25 at the gate for 18 and older, 17 and under is free. There will also be food vendors, 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 352-867-0355