It’s almost Mother’s Day, and it’s time for everyone to start planning a wonderful day for the mothers in their life! Whether you’re celebrating your own mom, a grandmother, aunt, sister, wife, or friend, this day is about honoring the special women that you love and showing your thanks for all of the hard work they do. Luckily, the Berks County area is full of restaurants, events, and destinations that will give you the perfect ways to celebrate Mother’s Day with your family and loved ones. From delicious meals to stunning gardens, there’s someone here for everyone! Here are a few ideas for Mother’s Day activities in Berks County that you can check out with the special mom in your life!
Mother’s Day Tea Train
Join the Colebrookdale Railroad Company this Sunday for their traditional Mother’s Day Tea! You and your special lady can enjoy turn-of-the-century splendor as you take in the scenic route of this 100-year-old train. What could be better than combining the beautiful views of the Secret Valley Heritage Area with a sophisticated tea service? This opportunity is not to be skipped, so be sure to reserve your tickets now!
To so many people, Mother’s Day is synonymous with brunch, and restaurants across the country pull out the stops on this day of the year to showcase their best breakfast and lunch specials for hungry families. At Stouch Tavern in Womelsdorf, the brunch menu for Mother’s Day does not disappoint! Get ready to savor baked ham in peach glaze, baked french toast with vanilla cream sauce, cheesy egg bake, chicken in champagne cream sauce, carrot cake, brownies, and more! You won’t want to miss these delicious favorites from one of the oldest establishments in the area.
Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
If the special woman in your life this year is a flower lover, then take her for a visit to the Jenkins Arboretum and Gardens in Devon. May is the perfect time to really enjoy the beauty of spring, and from asters to azaleas, the botanical gardens here are in bloom and waiting for you! Admission to the gardens is free, making this a great way to relax and unwind on Mother’s Day afternoon and appreciate the season in its peak.
Spring House Tavern
The Spring House Tavern has been a landmark in Spring House, PA since 1719, and their Mother’s Day brunch menu has a little something for everyone. From a prime rib and ham carving station and made-to-order omelets to lobster ravioli and eggs benedict, there’s no end to what you can enjoy here. A menu of specialty cocktails helps to make Mom’s day even more exciting, and homemade desserts add the perfect finishing touch. If this menu is making your mouth water already, don’t wait to make your reservations!
Mary Cross at the Reading Doubletree Hilton
If you have a music lover who’s celebrating this Mother’s Day, Mary Cross performing at the Doubletree Hilton in Reading, PA will be the one thing you want to be sure you see. From 2 pm to 6 pm you can enjoy a fabulous brunch and live music from “soul stylista” Mary Cross. Reserve your tickets for this exclusive concert here and spend the afternoon drinking in the incredible performance with someone you love!
Berks County provides a wide range of great options for Mother’s Day activities, but no matter what you choose to spend your time doing this Mother’s Day, as long as you’re with the people you love, celebrating the women who keep your family functioning, you’ll be sure to have a wonderful time. Happy Mother’s Day from all of us here at Renewed Vitality!