5 Fun Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day Beyond Brunch

Looking for ways to celebrate that special Valley Mom in your life beyond the basic brunch?

From frolicking in a picturesque vineyard while dining on tasty tapas in South Langley and shopping until you drop, to having some old-fashioned fun on the farm, here are just 5 fun and unique ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in the Fraser Valley for 2017  that she is sure to love.

Township 7

1-Mother’s Day Vineyard Savoury Sips ~ Langley

If your mom or baby mama loves vino, this is the place to be on Mother’s Day. Indulge her with a scrumptious appetizers and pairings at Township 7 in picturesque South Langley.

Enjoy a leisurely taste through 4 different wines, paired up with 4 different handmade morsels. You will be entertained by the acoustic stylings of Genevieve Rainy. A perfect way to celebrate Mom.

When: Sunday, May 14, 11:30 to 1:30pm & 2:30-4:30pm

Where: 21152 16 Ave, Langley

Cost: $32 plus taxes, per adult ($20 for minors plus taxes).

For more information, call 604-562-1766 or visit www.township7.com. Tickets always sell out fast for their events.


2- Mother’s Day At The Glades ~ South Surrey

You could give her a gorgeous bouquet…. Or celebrate Mother’s Day in a stunning woodland garden at The Glades in South Surrey where she’ll be surrounding by gorgeous flowers and foliage.

Enjoy live music from the Armadillo Strings among masses of rhododendrons in full bloom. Gourmet coffees, teas and hot chocolate available for purchase, as well as a spring plant sale. Cash sales only. Parking is extremely limited. Shuttle service will be available on a first-come, first-served basis from Halls Prairie Elementary, located at 18035, 8th Avenue.

When: May 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: The Glades, 561 172 St

Cost: Advance tickets $5 per person. Pre-registration closes Thursday May 11, 2017. Call 604-501-5100 to register or register online. Barcode #4518731. Tickets at the gate are $7, cash only. Children under 12 are free. Rain or shine. No pets please.


3- Bloom Market ~ Fort Langley

For a bloomin’ good time with mom, head on over to the historic Community Hall in Fort Langley this Mother’s Day for the Bloom Market. This shopping extravaganza features over 24 local artisans who create fine art, jewelry, baby items, home decor, treats and even flowers for Mom.

When: May 13-14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Fort Langley’s Historic Community Hall, located at 9167 Glover Road, Fort Langley

Cost: Admission is $2 (kids 12 and under free). Admission donated to a local charity.


Mother's Day in the Fraser Valley

4- Tea at the Farm ~ Surrey

Treat mum like the queen she is with tea at the Farm. Nibble cucumber sandwiches, indulge in sweets and scones baked in a real wood stove oven, and make a craft together. Register early for this popular program. 1 session $16.


Saturday, May 13 from 12pm to 1pm – Register Online (#4519824)

Saturday, May 13 from 2pm to 3pm – Register Online (#4519826)

Sunday, May 14 from 12pm to 1pm – Register Online (#4519826)

Sunday, May 14 from 2pm to 3pm – Register Online (#4519827)

Where: Historic Stewart Farm, 13723 Crescent Road, Surrey


Cost: 1 session $16

Phone: 604-592-6956
E-mail: stewartfarm@surrey.ca
Website: http://www.surrey.ca/culture-recreation/19778.aspx


Mother's Day in the Fraser Valley

5- Abby Tulip Festival

The Abbotsford Tulip Festival welcomes everyone to join in the celebration of spring!

Pack a picnic or visit one of the food trucks and enjoy a fun-filled day with family and friends. With a covered picnic area and a children’s play area, there is something for everyone. This festival has been extended by one week to give people the chance to enjoy the tulips and treat their moms to something special. The last day of the festival is Sunday, May 14th. Please purchase your tickets online to guarantee your spot.

When: Extended to Mother’s Day – May 14!!

Where: 36737 North Parallel Road

Cost: May 1, 2017 9:00am – May 14, 2017 6:00pm

For more information, visit www.abbotsfordtulipfestival.ca.


And there you have it, 5 unique, fun and local ideas for Mother’s Day in the Fraser Valley that go beyond the traditional brunch.

Wishing all you fellow Valley Moms out there the happiest of Mother’s Days!


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