Mother's Day in Syracuse: What to Do
Friday, May 3, 2019 11:00 AM by Elizabeth Judge
Give mom the greatest gift and take her how for some quality family time this Mother's Day! Whether exploring the great outdoor options in the Syracuse area, testing out your artistic skills or just enjoying a show, every family can find a great activity to celebrate mom on her special day.
Mother’s Day Garden Tour at Sycamore Hill Gardens: This annual public opening of the Sycamore Hill Gardens is great way to celebrate mom. This family-friendly event runs from 11am-4pm and spans nearly 40 acres. Children 8 and under are free while the price of the adult ticket goes directly to Baltimore Woods.
Cost: $6 through May 5th/$12 after May 5th until Mother’s Day
The Book of Mormon at the Landmark Theatre: Take mom out to a show! This musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent across the world to spread the Good Word. Take mom out to either the 1pm or 6:30pm shows.
Cost: Varies by seat.
Pasta & Painting: Create both some beautiful artwork as well as memories that mom can keep forever! Hosted by Painting with a Twist and catered by Carrabba’s Italian Grill, enjoy some quality time with mom while vying for “Best Artist” of your family!
IBU Brewer for a Day: Does your mom prefer beer over wine? Treat her to IBU’s Brewer for a Day event, conveniently held on Mother’s Day. Spend the day with the brewers during a pilot batch brew day. The day lasts about 7 hours with lunch included as well as a half-gallon of the finished beer when ready.
Cost: $100 individual/$175 couple
Funk N Waffles KMASE’s Storytellers for the Mama’s: Featuring Bea, Ashley Cox, Corey Paige and Dusty Pascal this evening out with top local singer-songwriters will give your favorite mama a chance to enjoy some quality local music.
Mid-Lakes Navigation Cruise on Skaneateles Lake: Take in the beautiful Skaneateles Lake with mom on a Mid-Lakes Navigation Luncheon Buffet or a Sightseeing Cruise. The two-hour Luncheon Buffet and the 50 minute Sightseeing Cruises ferry you around the lake while hearing about some of some of the famous surrounding properties and taking in those gorgeous Finger Lake views.
Cost: Prices Vary Child
Explore the Parks: Enjoy the great Syracuse area outdoors this Mother’s Day! Bring mom out to Beaver Lake Nature Center for some Canoeing, Kayaking or a weekend Guided Walk. Looking for some food with your nature? Head out to Highland Forest for their Mother’s Day Buffet.
Cost: Prices vary by event