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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day Brunch in the Canadian Rockies

It’s that special time of year when we take the time to appreciate our mothers and grandmothers. Make them smile with a delightful Mother’s Day brunch! Where Canadian Rockies has put together this list of awesome restaurants to treat your mom for a memorable Mother’s Day.

Happy Mother’s Day! Photo provided by Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts

Banff Mother’s Day Brunch

Buffalo Mountain Lodge is offering a stellar Mother’s Day breakfast buffet for only $29/person. You mom can enjoy chef carved, herb crusted roast beef or an omelette from their omelette station and so much more! You can feast your eyes on the full menu here.

The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel has a luxurious Mother’s Day brunch buffet happening in their Riverview Lounge for $89/person and $52 for kids 6-12. They will also host a special Mother’s Day afternoon tea on Saturday and Sunday for $65/person or $32 for children.

Juniper Bistro is doing an all-day buffet from 9 am to 9 pm to celebrate Mother’s Day! Your mom can enjoy their hot breakfast buffet until 2 pm or their hot lunch and dinner stations from 2 pm onwards. There will also be carvery, all-day desserts and nibbles. The best part? It’s only $49/person and $29 for children 5-12.

Crave Mountain Grill will be providing their famous Mother’s Day brunch from 10 am to 1 pm. Treat your mom to a sumptuous brunch for $45/person and bring your grandmother for $36. There’s also something for the kids to enjoy for $23 while children under 5 eat for free.

Canmore Mother’s Day Brunch

Table Food + Drink has their full ballroom open for a delightful Mother’s Day brunch buffet with chef carving, eggs benedict and omelette stations. Don’t forget about the live jazz duo, kids craft area and a three-tier chocolate fountain! All of this is for $39/person or $16 for kids 5-12.

Stoney Nakoda Resort and Casino will be featuring a Mother’s Day brunch for $30/person and kids 6-13 are half price. Enjoy their carved baron of beef and crepe station! Moms will also receive a mimosa and a rose.

Devil’s Table invites you to dine with the captain and take your mother to a delectable brunch at their cozy restaurant. Enjoy a delicious special menu designed by chef Marcus Abrahamasson.

The Grande Kitchen + Bar will be hosting a brunch buffet for $39/person, children from 6-12 are half price and kids under 5 are free! Get three chances to try their awesome brunch at 9 am, 11 am and 1 pm.

Gaucho Brazilian Barbecue is where you can treat your mom to endless gourmet meats with their special lunch Rodizio for $33/person or dinner Rodizio for $54!

Jasper Mother’s Day Brunch

Take your mom on an adventure to Maligne Canyon this Mother’s Day. Their new Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen is offering a two course, family style lunch menu for $44/person. Also, all moms receive a complimentary glass of sparkling wine. Take advantage of their canyon side patio and outdoor fire pit for the ultimate Mother’s Day outing.

The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge will be serving a delightful Mother’s Day Brunch from 10 am to 1 pm for $55/person in their Beauvert Ballroom. They also have a separate children’s brunch menu for $27.50.

Olive Bistro will be providing a delicious Lobster Mac n Cheese for $33 which includes a complimentary chocolate truffle for mom.

Jasper Food Tours is the perfect option if you mother likes a little walk with her meal. Join their Downtown Foodie tour for a short, guided walk with drinks and food at four local restaurants. This Mother’s Day, reserve a tour and get 20% off!

And most important of all… tell your mom how much you love her!

Mother’s Day Brunch: 6 Best Spots to Kick-Start Mother’s Day in Ottawa

Mothers Day Ottawa Brunch

Mother’s Day in Ottawa: how to spoil mom on May 8th (Photo: Stacy Spensley)

Time’s running out to book a great table for Mother’s Day brunch in Ottawa. Here, we’ve compiled some of our top picks for the best places to spoil mom this Mother’s Day in Ottawa (and beyond!).

See the list of top brunches on Mother’s Day in Ottawa »

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Mothers Day Dining: 5 Fabulous Toronto Restaurants for Mom

BY CRAIG MOY

Mothers Day Dining Toronto Restaurants Brunch

The Drake Hotel features a Mother’s Day prix fixe and more (photo: Connie Tsang)

It’s likely that your mom has cooked you more meals than you (or she) can count. Return the favour by treating her to a fabulous Mother’s Day dining experience at one of these great Toronto restaurants.

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Weekend Roundup: Best Bets for May 11 to 13

Friday, May 11
Join a talented group of vocalists as they sing hits from iconic musicals Les Miserables and Miss Saigon. Do You Hear The People Sing is put on by the NAC Orchestra and runs Thursday through Saturday. The Ottawa Festival Chorus is among the many performers.

Kaya 2 by Shannon Kaya of Teomae Designs, who will be exhibiting at the Glamour in the Glebe Jewellery Show

Over 30 jewellers will be present for this Friday’s Glamour in the Glebe event, which features a jewellery fashion show and refreshments. Pick something up for yourself, or grab a gift for mom from one of the many vendors.

Saturday, May 12
If you’re searching for great local food, look no further than the Locavore Artisan Food Fair. Over 20 local vendors will be present, and a silent auction will take place with proceeds going to the School Breakfast Program (an Ottawa initiative).

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide for Travel-Lovin’ Mamas

By SHANNON KELLY

A dozen ideas for moms who travel this Mother’s Day—no matter what her style! (more…)

Editor’s Picks: Best Choices for Mother’s Day 2012

Victoria Conservatory of Music Garden (Photo: Maureen Flynn-Burhoe)

Victoria

Mother’s Day Paint-In
At this arts and crafts fair at Hatley Park National Historic Site, browse the works of local artists, purchase plants and locally made jewellery, food items or beauty products and more. Other diversions include bands, face-painting for kids and tours of the historic Hatley Castle and gardens.
Hatley Park, 2005 Sooke Rd., 250-391-2666; May 13, 10–4; May 12 and 13, 10–4; free. (more…)