Ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in the Lowcountry

 

 

Mother’s Day is May 12th! We’ve rounded up some of the best ways to celebrate! From delicious brunches to Carolina Shaggin’ lessons to rooftop yoga, there are so many ways to make her day special. And whether she’d like to spend every minute possible with family, or carve out time for herself, you’ll find the perfect idea here!

 

FREEBIES FOR MOM!

Drayton Hall
3380 Ashley River Rd., Charleston – Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All weekend long, moms get in free at Drayton Hall! Tickets must be purchased at the gate and are first come, first served for house tours. Once house tours fill up mom can still get a FREE Grounds and Galleries pass. 
Find out more here.

FREE Babysitting
That’s right! Kraft is offering moms a day away on Mother’s Day. You get a babysitter and send them a receipt. They’ll reimburse you up to $100.
Click here for more.

Charleston Greek Festival
30 Race St., Charleston– 12 to 6 p.m. (Note these are Sunday hours only.)
The Greek festival is happening Friday through Sunday. But on Mother’s Day, moms get in free!
http://explorecml.org/

Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry
25 Ann St., Charleston, SC – 12 to 5 p.m.
As a thank you to mom’s, all mothers get in free on Mother’s Day!
http://explorecml.org/

Wild Blue Ropes
1595 Highland Ave., James Island – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Buy a pass for yourself and mom gets a FREE Challenge Pass!
https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/wildblueropes/items/26933/date/2019-05-12/?fbclid=IwAR2cYYI3GH9Qu4sJa4KLwYMBWZqtSx5QWsFUL3fc1FVynkRoHdL1f6KZ7Z8&full-items=yes

Five Loaves Café
Downtown, Mt. Pleasant & Summerville locations – 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Moms receive FREE dessert with secret password “SUPERMOM”.
https://www.fiveloavescafe.com/

TCBY 
Find the closest location here.
Moms receive first 6 oz. of frozen yogurt FREE.

Shoney’s
Find one near you.
Moms receive FREE slice of strawberry pie.

 

MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCHES

Spirit Line Cruises
40 Patriot’s Point Rd, Mt. Pleasant, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30p.m.
Cost: $55.95/adult, $35.50/child
https://spiritlinecruises.com/mothers-day-brunch/

Mother’s Day Cruise
The Carolina Girl
2408 Maybank Highway, Johns Island – 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Cost: $80
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-carolina-girl-mothers-day-brunch-cruise-tickets-56190853355?fbclid=IwAR07R7B9LeVNmqikaPHv2C0a1oj7wWxsL0sNzdBPK9RAEjI95UrAgarcrHI

Commonhouse Aleworks Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet
4831 O’Hear Avenue, North Charleston – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost: $20/adult, $10/child under 12

Time Well Spent Tea Room
211 Stallsville Loop, Summerville – 10 a.m. & 12 p.m. Seatings
Cost: $38/adult, $15/child under 12
Time Well Spent hosts their annual celebration of mothers under the ancient mother oak. Call for reservations.
http://www.timewellspenttea.com/?fbclid=IwAR2PdCTXzcItMNrcc5laalPQ_EHGoxZL5Hsmfnyyzjf2lGVI8gEIvkw5HvE

 

UNIQUE WAYS TO TREAT MOM

Mother’s Day Shaggin’ and Brewin’
The Frothy Beard
1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, West Ashley – 2 to 3 p.m.
Cost: $15
They’ll “teach y’all how to Carolina Shag”! Ticket includes a one-hour lesson and a beer!

Mamaste – Yoga
Snapper Jacks Seafood and Raw Bar
Folly Beach, SC – 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Cost: $20
Rooftop yoga! Snapper Jacks hosts this special Mother’s Day edition of Sunday yoga. It will include the one-hour class plus a mimosa and rose for every mother!
https://www.snapperjacks.net/

Holy City Vintage Mother’s Day Market
The French Eclectic
4244 Scott St., Charleston – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
https://www.facebook.com/holycityvintagemarket/
The Holy City Vintage Market returns to The French Eclectic! This event includes Brunch Holiday Food Truck, tarot cards, complimentary booze and lots of vintage shopping!

Mother’s Day Blind Tasting Experience
Edmund’s Oast Exchange
1081 B. Morrison Drive, Charleston – 3 to 4 p.m.
Cost: $30
Certified Sommelier Sarah O’Kelley hosts this special Mother’s Day wine class. She’ll walk guests through the basics of blind evaluation of four classic wines.
https://charleston.boldtypetickets.com/events/94858234/mothers-day-blind-tasting-experience?fbclid=IwAR0Irz4lKebf4Atjj_9OsQ31emlLOJVA2_Au7KRdKHo3pwYiH-2OFyp-7tM

Mamas & Mimosas
Roadside Blooms
4610 Spruill Ave, Suite 102, North Charleston – 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $65
Roadside Blooms is hosting a flower arranging workshop for Mother’s Day. Guests will be “given instruction, a little inspiration and access to buckets of locally grown blooms and greens”. They’ll have pastries and all the fixings for mimosas, minus the bubbly. That, you’ll need to bring.
https://www.roadsideblooms.com/events/mamas-mimosas-3?fbclid=IwAR2wggb87bFOlvt5xs0f6ElcA4ymrZBl8uM0MjGrVBP_Q8BCb_3AIXkcd6c

2nd Sunday Sunset Sail & Wine Tasting
Schooner Pride
360 Concord St. Charleston – 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Cost: $90
Enjoy a relaxing evening and a beautiful sunset in the Charleston Harbor on this 84-foot Tall Ship!
https://schoonerpride.com/