This Sunday is Mother’s Day, and if you still haven’t planned anything special, don’t start panicking just yet! The Queen City has plenty of fun events to celebrate moms everywhere. From delicious brunch to exciting entertainment, YourOffice Ballantyne has gathered up some of the best Mother’s Day events in Charlotte:
The Power of Confidence — Women’s Empowerment Workshop
When: May 7, 2016 at 8:00 a.m.
Where: The Southern Gourmet, 9101 Monroe Road #Suite 110, Charlotte, NC
Mother’s Day is an excellent reminder that mothers are special and can achieve so much when we put our minds to it. The Power of Confidence is an excellent workshop that encourages us to reach our full potential even after experiencing some hardships in life. Bring your mothers, aunts, daughters, nieces — all can benefit from this Mother’s Day event. After a series of challenging workshops, you can enjoy delectable food from The Southern Gourmet, giveaways, and much more. The cost is $99 per person, but you can knock $10 off the price by bringing a guest.
Mother’s Day Brunch at The Ballantyne
When: May 8, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Where: The Ballantyne Hotel, 10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy, Charlotte, NC
A relaxing brunch is the ultimate way to celebrate Mother’s Day. The Ballantyne is offering a mouth-watering brunch that includes seasonal entrees, seafood, salads, desserts, and a complimentary glass of champagne or mimosa. With live entertainment and fine dining, every mom will feel special at this event. This event is pretty popular, so don’t forget to make your reservations in advance! Cost is $75 per person and $35 for children (ages 5-12). Children under age 4 are free.
Mother’s Day Brunch at Blue Restaurant & Bar
When: May 8, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where: Blue Restaurant & Bar, Hearst Tower, 206 N. College Street, Charlotte, NC
Take Mom out to Blue Restaurant & Bar to eat a delicious selection of brunch foods while lovely jazz plays in the background. From Spanish frittata to tiramisu, the menu includes some savory dishes that will no doubt please everyone at the table. Make your reservations here!
The Mother of All Improv Shows
When: May 14, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Where: Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 East Stonewall Street, Charlotte, NC
Share a laugh with the mothers in your life by attending an improv show on May 14th! This is the final show put on by OTC Improv and it is one that you won’t want to miss. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door, but you can get a $2 discount by entering the promo code: MOM. Get ready to laugh until you cry and make some lasting memories with this show!
Celebrate Mom This Weekend!
It’s important that everyone take the time to appreciate moms this weekend. When you stop to think about the sacrifices they make, one day doesn’t seem like enough! Some moms work from home to spend more time with their kids, while others are the primary breadwinners for their families. Both paths are difficult and it’s time that we take a moment to thank them for all they do. With these events going on in Charlotte, you can show the mother in your life just how much you appreciate her this Mother’s Day.