Mother’s Day is just around the corner on Sunday, May 8. Let's get ready to celebrate the moms, grandmas, aunts and other special women in our lives with gifts and experiences to show them how much we care. We’ve put together a can’t-miss Mother’s Day guide that we guarantee will help you make her day extra memorable.
Visit Towne Square
Plan a special outing with mom in Downtown Oakville. Rain or shine, the BIA team is hosting a photo opportunity with a gorgeous BOHO-style flower truck in Town Square from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. The first 300 moms to stop by will also receive flowers so try to head there early. Be sure to tag us in your photos @oakvilledowntown on Instagram.
Go for brunch With so many restaurants and cafes in the downtown core, there’s no shortage of options to celebrate Mother’s Day with a delicious brunch. Check out the listing below to find the perfect spot to chow down.
Aroma Espresso Bar Head to Aroma Espresso Bar if you’re looking for somewhere with a more casual setting. Open Sundays from 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Figaro Coffee House New to the Downtown Oakville scene, Figaro Coffee House is the perfect place to fuel up with a coffee and grab a bite to eat. From avocado toast to freshly baked croissants and muffins, Figaro’s menu offers something to satisfy any appetite. Open Sundays 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Start her Mother’s Day off right with breakfast or brunch at Sunnyside Grill. The menu offers classics like bacon and eggs and also features a yummy omelettes and breakfast poutines. Open Sundays 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
This Mother's Day menu with wine pairings is designed with love by Sotto Sotto founder/owner Marisa Rocca, and Sotto Sotto head Chef Massimo Renzi, and comes with a bunch of tulips for Mamma.
The Crêpe Kitchen Enjoy sweet and savoury crepes and French press coffee with views on The Crêpe Kitchen’s café patio. Family-owned since 2009, everything at The Crêpe Kitchen is made to order. Whether its breakfast, brunch or lunch, there’s something for everyone to indulge in this Mother’s Day. Open Sundays 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Give a special gift
Downtown Oakville is home to some amazing shops and stores. Support local this Mother’s Day and check out our list of gift ideas below, suitable for every budget. Whatever gift you choose, you're sure to make her feel special this Mother’s Day.
Moon’s Flowers offers everything from seasonal bouquets to potted plants and succulents. Brighten up her day with a beautiful flower arrangement or bouquet.
· Mama Mia bouquet – Starting at $75
· Spring basket arrangement –$90
You can’t go wrong with a gorgeous arrangement or bouquet of flowers from Fiori Oakville. Show her how much you care with a gift that she can enjoy for several weeks.
· Spring Joy - $125
Nicetys is a family friendly kitchenware and giftware shop in downtown Oakville. If your loved one is a fan of entertaining and kitchen wares, check out Nicetys either online or in-store to find the something she’ll love.
· Bee Stemmed Wine Glass - $9.99 each
· SAGA Cast Iron Teapot - $79.99