Mother’s Day Events Happening in Ohio.

Looking for Mother’s Day ideas? Here are a few suggestions of things you can do with your mom to celebrate her special day.


EVENT:  Mother’s Day Brunch – Adult & Children’s Buffet
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME: 11:30am – 2:30pm
LOCATION: The Pump House, 400 Orange Street, Ashland, OH 44805
COST:  Adults $21.95, Children (5-10 yrs) $12.95, 4 and under Free
Drinks, Tax and 20% gratuity not included.
PHONE: 419.207.3900
Reservations required.


EVENT:  Mother’s Day Free Mini Golf
DATE:  May 14, 2017
LOCATION:  Indian Creek Mini Golf & Concessions
4710 Lake Road East, Geneva-on-the-Lake, OH  44041

EVENT:  Mother’s Day Celebration
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME: Noon – 7:30 pm
LOCATION:  Grand River Cellars Winery & Restaurant, 5750 S. Madison Rd., Madison, OH  44057
PHONE:  440.298.9838

EVENT:  Mother’s Day Spa
DATE: Available May 1 – June 30, 2017
LOCATION:  The Spa at The Lakehouse Inn, 5653 Lake Rd. East, Geneva-on-the-Lake, OH  44041
PHONE:  440.466.8668


EVENT:  Mother’s Day Brunch at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME: 10 am – 3pm with seatings every 30 minutes until 2pm
LOCATION:  Cleveland Botanical Gardens, 11030 East Blvd., Cleveland, OH  44106
COST: $42 members adults, $18 member children
$50 nonmember adults, $20 nonmember children
PHONE: 216.721.1600 ext 100 for reservations

EVENT: Mother’s Day at the Zoo at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME: 10 AM – 5 PM
LOCATION: 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109
PHONE: 216-661-6500
Free ticket for Mom with paid child admission

EVENT:  Flower Pot for Mom
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME:  12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
LOCATION:  Cleveland Metroparks, North Chagrin Reservation, Nature Education Building, Mayfield Village, OH  44143
PHONE:  440.473.3370

Kids are invited to decorate a special flower pot for mom this Mothers’ Day. Inside we will plant a seed from one of our native plants to nurture and watch grow-just as Mom does for us. For ages 6 – 12 years with an adult. Register online between April 23 and May 8


DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME: 9am-5pm
LOCATION:  4860 Powell Rd., Powell, OH  43065
All moms and grandmothers get in free with a child’s paid admission.  




EVENT:  15th Annual Spring Drive-it-Yourself Tour
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME:  10 am – 4:30 pm
LOCATION:  Throughout Geauga County, Ohio.
For more information click here.


EVENT:  Mother’s Day Tea 
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME:  1pm-3pm
LOCATION: Lake County History Center
415 Riverside Dr., Painesville, OH  44077
PHONE:  440.639.2945

Dress in your Sunday best and bring your favorite girl for an afternoon of fun. Learn about dolls and miniatures while enjoying delicious tea, light sandwiches, scones and other treats. Make paper dolls based on the original clothing of First Lady Lucretia Garfield and be sure to visit the Martin dollhouses on display at the History Center.

Tickets: $15 per person – Buy online, by mail, by phone or in person at the Lake History Center.

EVENT:  Lake County Captains Dinner with Mom
Lake County Captains Baseball vs Wisconsin Timber Rattlers
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME:  6-8pm
LOCATION:  The Cove @ Classic Park
PHONE:  440.954.WINS
COST: $25 per person


EVENT:  Mommy & Me “Tea” Party
DATE:  May 8, 2017
TIME: 6pm – 7pm
LOCATION:  South Lorain Branch Library, 2121 Homewood Drive, Lorain, OH  44055
PHONE:  440.277.5672

Families and kids of all ages, dress up and join us as we celebrate moms at this fancy “tea” party. We will serve light refreshments and make a special card. Preregistration required.



EVENT:  “Wine down with Mom” on Northcoast Grapevine Tours Mother’s Day Winery Tour
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME: 11:30am – 5:30pm
LOCATION:  Lake Erie Shores & Islands Wine Trail
PHONE: 440-282-6598
Looking for a unique gift for Mother’s Day? Why not show her how special she is by taking her on an afternoon tour of the local wineries along the Lake Erie Shores & Islands Wine Trail. You can spend a relaxing day with your Mom while visiting some of the finest wineries in Northwest Ohio. What better way to show her just how much she is appreciated!

EVENT:  Mother’s Day Tea
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME: 11am – 1pm
LOCATION:  Lorain County Metroparks, Lakeview Park,
PHONE: Pre-registration is required, call the Main Library at 440-244-1192 or 1-800-322-READ For more information call (440) 245-1193.
Celebrate Mother’s Day with the Lorain Public Library System & Lorain County Metro Parks. Tea, refreshments, craft and entertainment. 


EVENT:  Mommy & Me for Tea and Fashion Show
DATE:  May 7, 2017
TIME:  11 am – 1pm  or 3pm – 5pm
LOCATION: Lariccia Family Community Center
Boardman Park, Boardman, OH
COST: $16 Boardman Resident Mom and Daughter
$8 per additional child
$18 Non-Resident Mom and Daughter | $9 per additional child
WEBSITE – Register online. No tickets sold at the door.
Tea, Cookies,“finger foods”, crafts and photo will be provided. Make sure to bring your own camera to take pictures of the girls’ runway show.

EVENT:  Mother’s Day Brunch
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME:  Noon – 3pm (2 seatings)
LOCATION:  Fellows Riverside Gardens, Mill Creek Metroparks
PHONE:  330.779.8201
Reservations required.
Adults: $22 (with tax and gratuity: $28)
Children 12 & under: $11 (with tax and gratuity: $14)
Children 4 & under: free

EVENT:  Mother’s Day Tea
DATE:  May 12-13, 2017
TIME: 11am – 4pm
LOCATION:  Piccadilly Parlour Victorian Tea Room, 114 S. Broad Street, Canfield, OH  44406
PHONE: 330.533.4749



EVENT:  Mother’s Day Paint & Pamper at Diletto Winery
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME: 11am – 2pm
LOCATION:  Diletto Winery, 9182 Youngstown Salem Road, Canfield, OH  44406
PHONE: 330.286.3925
PRICE: $49 Includes 5-minute chair massage, live cello music & champagne brunch.

Sip ‘n Paint and a Day of Pampering PLUS CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH:
Enjoy a beautiful live cello performance while sipping a delicious glass of wine/sangria served with french toast, bacon, danish, fruit, yogurt and your first glass of champagne/wine/sangria (other glasses available for purchase). Pamper yourself with mini-massage. In the midst of all this pampering, you’ll have painted a beautiful flower on canvas (choose your color). Instruction/materials provided.

For more fun things to do in Mahoning County visit Mahoning County Convention and Visitors Bureau. 





EVENT:  Children’s Plant a Flower for Mom
DATE:  May 10-11, 2017
TIME:  5pm – 7pm
LOCATION:  Boyert’s Greenhouse, 7171 Wooster Pike, Medina, OH  44256
PHONE: 330.725.3509
Come in and plant a pretty annual flower to give Mom. Cost: no charge


EVENT:  Mother’s Day & Wake Up Yogi Bear
DATE:  May 12-14, 2017
LOCATION:  Jellystone Park, 12712 Hoover Ave NW, Uniontown, OH  44685
Come help us wake up our favorite bear from his long winter sleep! Yogi Bear will help us celebrate mom’s this weekend. Moms will receive a gift this weekend when they stay with us.

EVENT:  McKinley Museum – Free Admission for Mom
DATE:  May 13, 2017
LOCATION:  800 McKinley Monument Dr. NW, Canton, OH  44708
PHONE: 330.455.7043
Give mom an early Mother’s Day gift. Bring her to the Museum on the day before Mother’s Day. All moms will be admitted FREE!!




DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME:  10am – 2pm or 1pm – 3pm (2 sessions)
LOCATION: Hale Farm & Village,
PHONE: 330.666.3711 x1720 to register
COST: $72 m3mb34; $82 non-member

EVENT:  Mother’s Day Craft
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME: 10am – 1pm
LOCATION:  Summit County Metroparks, F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm/Seneca Dock, 1828 Smith Road, Akron, OH  44313
PHONE: 330.867.5511
Make a nature-themed gift and card for your mother, grandmother, aunt or mother-figure in your life, while supplies last. Parental assistance recommended for ages 8 and under. Program will be moved indoors to the auditorium in the case of inclement weather. 

EVENT:  Muffins with Mom – Aboard the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad – SOLD OUT
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME:  11:45 am – 3:25 pm
LOCATION: Departs out of Akron Northside at 11:45 a.m.
Celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend aboard the ‘Muffins with Mom’ train ride! As you ride the rails through this continuous round trip through the National Park, you will be served yummy muffins catered by Creekside Restaurant of Brecksville!



EVENT:  Mother’s Day Weekend Brunch Tea
DATE:  May 13, 2017
TIME:  10:30 am – Noon
LOCATION: Hower House, 60 Fir Hill, Akron, OH
PHONE:  330.972.6909
COST: $32 adults/$22 children ages 8-12.
Prepaid reservation deadline: May 8, 2017.
Create a precious memory while sharing elegant tea fare with Mom, Grandma, daughter, favorite cousin, and/or special friends. Delicious tea, savories and sweets, a program, walk-thru tour & shopping in the Cellar Door Store. Limited seating with prepaid reservations;

Free self-guided tours for Mom after 1pm! In honor of Mother’s Day, treat Mom, your mother-in-law, or Grandma to a free tour at the Hower House Museum followed by shopping in the Cellar Door Store and a visit to the Carriage House.

EVENT:  Akron Art Museum’s Mother’s Day Tea
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME:  11am – 3pm
LOCATION:  Akron Art Museum, 1 S High St., Akron, OH  44308
Give Mom the most unique Mother’s Day experience in Akron by joining us at the Akron Art Museum’s Mother’s Day Tea. At this open house celebration, Mom will enjoy mimosas, lunch, and full access to our galleries and Bud and Susie Rogers Garden. She’ll also get to take home an original artwork that you and she can create together!

EVENT:  Mother’s Day at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME:  10am – 6pm
LOCATION:  714 North Portage Path, Akron, OH  44303
PHONE: 330.836.5533
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens invites all Moms to spend their special day on the Estate with family and friends on Mother’s Day, May 14. All moms receive a complimentary admission (accompanying family members pay regular admission prices), which includes a self-guided tour of the Manor House, the Corbin Conservatory, the Gate Lodge, Playgarden and the landscaped historic gardens and grounds.

EVENT:  Mother’s Day 5K
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME:  8am
LOCATION:  Munroe Falls Metro Park/Lake Area, Summit County Metroparks
PHONE:  330.867.5511
Registration required.
Run, jog or walk to celebrate Mom during this annual 5K from Summit Metro Parks. Jogging strollers are welcome on race day. Pet spectators are welcome, but not allowed on the course. Runners 14 and younger are free, but they must be registered in advance. For ages 15 and older, advance registration is $25/person through January 31. Registration is $35/person February 1 through March 31. Registration is $45/person April 1 through April 30. REGISTRATION ENDS APRIL 30. Register online here: 

EVENT:  Hike with Mom
DATE:  May 14, 2017
TIME: 3pm-4:30pm
LOCATION:  Summit County Metroparks, Downy Loop Trail, 2121 Barlow Road, Hudson, OH  44236
PHONE: 330.867.5511
Enjoy a relaxing Mother’s Day stroll through the forest and meadow with Mom. We will be on the lookout for birds, deer and other creatures who become mothers in spring. 


EVENT: Plant Discovery Day
TIME: 9am – 2pm
LOCATION: Secrest Learning and Resource Center,  Secrest Arboretum, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster, OH  44691
PHONE: 740.485.0129
In and around Fisher Auditorium-OARDC. A premier plant and art sale with hard-to-find plants for the home and landscape. Walking tours, auctions, Bug Zoo, food vendors. Auction benefits Secrest Learning and Resource Center.


Below is a list of area workshops and or classes, that allow children to make something for Mom. 

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Brunswick,  OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon Registration required

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Canton,  OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon  Registration required

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Chardon,  OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon  Registration required

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon Registration required

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Macedonia, OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon Registration required

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Rocky River, OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon Registration required 

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Streetsboro, OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon  Registration required

Build a Flower Pot  – Home Depot, Strongsville,  OH
May 6, 2017 | 9am – Noon Registration required 

To check to see if your Home Depot is offering a class, click here.

Michael’s is also offering the following classes:
Fees apply
Make Mom a Terrarium – May 1, 2017
Make Mom a Cookie Bouquet – May 2, 2017
Make Mom Paper Flowers – May 3, 2017
Make Mom a Painted Rock Family – May 4, 2017
Make Mom a Mug – May 5, 2017
Mother’s Day Frame – May 6, 2017
For more information about any of these workshops click here.