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Mother’s Day 2017 Activities for Everyone by Claudia S. Nelson

Happy Mother’s Day

Don’t Forget!! Mother’s Day is May 14, 2017!

I don’t know about you but when I think of Mother’s Day, I think about Brunch!

I have found a list of places hosting Mother’s Day Themed Brunches or Lunch/Dinners. There are also a couple alternative things listed if you are feeling adventurous!Be sure to plan ahead and make reservations as these events are sure to be popular!

For a list of recommended local restaurants that you may enjoy attending for Mother’s day, please see a previous blog here!

Mother’s Day Activities something for everyone

If the way to your mom’s heart is through wine, treat her to a delectable brunch at Potomac Point Winery this Mother’s Day. This family styled event will take place in both the Richland Ballroom and Patio overlooking the blooming vineyard.

May 14 at 10 AM to May 15 at 2 PMPotomac Point Vineyard and Winery275 Decatur Rd, Stafford, Virginia 22554
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Bring the family aboard Odyssey and treat Mom to an event full of her favorite things. Enjoy a delicious brunch, dance to live music, receive outstanding service and enjoy spectacular views. There’s no better place to create a special family memory this Mother’s Day.

Offering early and late brunch.

Sunday, May 14 at 9 AM5 PM

Odyssey Cruises – Washington DC600 Water St SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20024

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Treat your mother, grandmother, or special woman in your life to an elegant afternoon tea. Relax in the beautiful setting of the Magnolia Terrace and enjoy personalized tableside service and scrumptious food catered by Calling Card Events for an unforgettable day.

Two seatings: 12pm & 2:30pm, advanced registration required. To register visit

$40 per adult, $20 per child (ages 5-13), children under 5 free.

Sunday, May 14 at 12 PM4 PMCarlyle House Historic Park121 N Fairfax St, Alexandria, Virginia 22314

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Härth Restaurant will offer bottomless mimosas for just $10 as well as a $6 specialty cocktail reserved exclusively for those two days—The Elderman, which consists of elderflower liqueur, sparkling wine, and fresh lemon juice. For kids and those who wish to abstain from alcohol, a refreshing ‘mocktail’, the Apple Snap, will be offered for just $3 and consists of apple cider and house-made ginger beer.

Be sure to reserve your spaces ahead of time, as anticipation is expected to be high. Reservations can be made by calling härth Restaurant at 703.761.5131 or on OpenTable at

Sunday, May 14 at 10:30 AM2 PMHilton McLean Tysons Corner7920 Jones Branch Dr, McLean, Virginia 22102

Bring MOM for a special Mother’s Day Class! Tired of the same old entertainment? Try unleashing your inner artist in Alexandria, VA in a fun and social environment for you and Mom! During class you will be served two glasses of wine or one beer. We also have a selection of nonalcoholic beverages. Drinks are not sold separately. You are welcome to bring snacks with you. Please plan to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in, put on your apron, and get situated. The painting session will begin promptly at 3:00 and last approximately 2 hours. All ages welcome! Cancellation policy as follows: To receive a full refund you must call 48 hours before the event and to receive a credit for another class you must call 24 hours before an event.

Sunday, May 14 at 3 PM5 PM

Wine & Design (Alexandria, VA)

1506 Belle View Boulevard Suite D, Alexandria, Virginia 22307

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The Winery at La Grange is proud to once again host some amazing festivities to celebrate the most important people in our lives; MOM! This year they will be opening early at 10AM and have live music from 1:00 to 5:00PM. The Bone BBQ will be on-site cooking up some delicious food for you to enjoy and The Inside Scoop ice cream truck will be there to satisfy your sweet tooth!

Parking is limited and there is a $20 parking fee per car! (Payable in cash only upon arrival)

Call 703-753-9360 with any questions that you have.

Sunday, May 14 at 10 AM6 PM

The Winery at La Grange Haymarket, Virginia4970 Antioch Rd, Haymarket, Virginia 20169

Take your Mom to the rally on the National Mall in Washington, DC at the Jefferson Memorial on Mother’s Day, May 14th, to raise awareness for and demand action around maternal and infant health in the United States! 3 hours of fun, music, entertainment, speakers, and stories about real issues that have impacted moms, babies and families. Bring the family and a picnic!

Sunday, May 14 at 1 PM4 PMJefferson Memorial900 Ohio Drive SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20003

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For a list of recommended local restaurants that you may enjoy attending for Mother’s day, please see a previous blog here!

Please enjoy these activities with your families and I’m sure I’ll see you around at some point or the other. Looking to buy or sell in the area? Check out current homes for sale in the Woodbridge/Manassas/Dumfries area at and contact me, Claudia S. Nelson with any questions or property inquiries!!!

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