Moms are superhumans who deserve all the love and appreciation, but are you struggling to find something special to do for her this Mother’s Day in Metro Vancouver? Fear not, as it’s never too late to pamper her! We’ve curated a list of fun events, from free to just $7, places to brunch, and where to find mouth-watering cakes, beautiful flowers, and more. Show your mom how much she means to you, and make her day unforgettable!
Events Happening For Mother’s Day in and Around the Lower Mainland
Ceramics, clothing, baby goods, and treats – Got Craft has it all. Browse or shop this incredible selection of locally made curated goods. You can feel good about shopping small and supporting local artists, plus there is free swag to be won if you line up early. You can definitely find something for mom!
May 6th & 7th
Ticket Entry: $5
3250 Commercial Dr, Vancouver
>> Got Craft
Community Block Park Series by The Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival
Treating your mom to a day of tasty food trucks, locally made goods from artisan makers, and live entertainment in Metro Vancouver. You can indulge in a variety of delicious food options, shop for unique gifts, and enjoy live music, dance performances, and other forms of entertainment with your mom. It’s a perfect way to show her how much you love and appreciate her, and create some wonderful memories that will last a lifetime
May 13th & 14th
11am- 8pm and 11am- 7pm
Ticket Entry: Free.
1299 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
Point Grey Village
The Point Grey Business Association is hosting an exciting event for Mother’s Day called the “Animal Show & Petting Zoo.” Not only will you get to interact with animals from Cinemazoo’s Petting Zoo, but you can also enjoy live music from Monica Lee and the String Bees, as well as make crafts organized by Christianne’s Lyceum. It promises to be a fun-filled day for the whole family, and a great way to celebrate and appreciate your mom on her special day.
Sasamat Street (Between West 10th Avenue & West 9th Avenue)
>> Point Grey Village
Quilting with Mom
Are you searching for an interactive and exciting Mother’s Day activity? Joining a quilting workshop, designed for mothers and their children to learn and create together. The workshop offers an introduction to the basics of quilting, and be able to create their own quilt. It’s an excellent opportunity to bond with your mom and learn a new skill while creating a beautiful keepsake.
Cost: $135 for 2 people
Pacific Arts Market, 1448 West Broadway, Vancouver
Mother’s Day High Tea
Come celebrate the special Moms and Mom-figures in your life with a Mother’s Day afternoon tea experience. This event promises an unforgettable experience, filled with great tea, delectable treats, and live music. Don’t forget to capture the memories with their unique and fun 360 photobooth.
Aria Banquet & Convention Centre, 12350 Pattullo Place,Surrey, BC
>> Mother’s Day High Tea
Mother’s Day Goat Yoga On The Farm
Who’s ready for a unique yoga experience that combines traditional yoga with pet therapy and promises an overload of cuteness? Renew your inner spirit while experiencing a fun and relaxing activity. You will smile, laugh and move while goats snuggle beside you, climb on your back and make cute BAHHH sounds.
1030am-12pm, 1230pm-2pm, 230pm-4pm
Sterling Stables, 21026 16th Avenue, Langley BC
>>Mother’s Day Goat Yoga On The Farm
Mother’s Day Sip & Shop Market
Head over to Lulu Island Winery for live jazz music and an onsite curated market of jewelry, tea, home goods, and more. Tickets for brunch boxes and bottle engraving packages can be purchased ahead of time.
May 6th & 7th
Ticket Entry: Free
16880 Westminster Highway, Richmond
Flowers, Treats & Gifts
April showers bring May flowers, and we’ve had a lot of showers lately. Grab mom a beautiful bouquet from any one of these gorgeous urban Vancouver florists. Click on the link below to see some of our favourites.
Yes, it’s ok to treat yourself! Skip the flowers and gifts to indulge with a cake. Orders can be made by phone or online and picked up in-store.
See some of our favourite places to order cakes here. We’ve made it easy and included the address and phone numbers; call ahead and check that they have ready-made cakes available.
A Culinary Experience
Mom deserves a day off. Whether it’s you and mom, or you’re booking for your mother or mother-in-law, a culinary cooking class experience at Cozymeal is the perfect gift.
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