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Things to Do in Monterey County on Mother's Day

Things to Do in Monterey County on Mother's Day


Mother's Day in Monterey is all about making mothers feel special with fantastic eats, relaxing times and memorable moments. Since it's Spring, the weather will be great for outdoor activities and morning strolls. Discover the best Mother's Day options below:


* options below are for 2019. 2020 info will be added as it comes our way, stay tuned!


Celebrate Mother's Day Sunday with your mom at the Portola Hotel & Spa from 10am to 2pm. Brunch buffet include carving station, seafood display, dessert station and more. Live music with David Conley from 11am to 3pm on Piano. The buffet costs $64.95 for adults, $49.95 for seniors (55+), $25.95 for children ages six through 12 and is free for children 5 and under. 


Head to Hyatt Carmel Highlands Pacific's Edge Restaurant for an amazing Mother's Day Sunday brunch buffet from 11am to 2:30pm. It features omelet and carving stations, slow-roasted prime rib of beef, a variety of desserts and more. $95 for adults and $40 for children ages 12 and under.

The Restaurant at Carmel Mission Ranch is offering a Mother's Day Champagne Sunday Buffet Brunch at 10am until 1:45pm. Weather permitting, patio seating will be available on a first come, first served basis. Regular dinner menu will be served at 5pm. $56 for adults, children, ages 4-10 is $25.

Carmel Valley

If you want to nosh on a laid-back and relaxing Mother's Day brunch, Carmel Valley's Edgar's Restaurant is a fantastic place to do so. The Mother's Day brunch menu features fresh smoothie bar, individually plated starters such as grilled vegetables and shrimp cocktail. Entrees include egg benedict, roasted leg of lamb, herb crusted salmon, grilled chicken breast and a dessert bar. This festive brunch is from 10am to 5pm. $65 per person.

Bernardus Lodge spring inspired brunch buffet feature local organic vegetables, naturally raised meats, sushi and seafood bar, classic cheeses and tasty desserts from 11am to 3:30pm. Classical harpist will be playing music for a just lovely atmosphere and relaxation $88 for adults (13 and up), $35 for children (five to 12) and free for children under 5.

Pacific Grove

For a unique photo taking opportunities with your mother, head to Pacific Grove coastline. The "Magic Pink Carpet" background will sure put a big smile on everyone's face!

Pebble Beach

Stillwater Bar & Grill overlooking Pebble Beach's 18th hole is celebrating mother's day with grand brunch buffet including caviar, chilled seafood, carving station and more from 10am-2:30pm. $116 for adults, children, ages 5-12 is $54. 


Get Pampered and Relax at the Spa

If you don't feel like eating and dining, enjoy your day at one of Monterey Spas for a relaxing and rejuvenating experience while sipping your glass of champagne. From massages to facials, and body wraps to beauty treatments, you'll sure renew your spirit and revive your senses.

Wine and Cupcake Pairing

Hahn Family Wines invites you, your family, and friends to celebrate Mother's Day from 11am to 4pm. Wine and Cupcake pairing available at the Estate and Carmel tasting rooms. Tastings are $20 per person.

Explore All of Your Choices

Monterey Mother's Day event options are plentiful. If you want to take advantage of this amazing time, you should be sure to explore all of your choices in great detail. Remember, Mother's Day only comes once a year and you better treat your mother appropriately!

For lodging and accommodations options, check our recommended hotels and book direct. We also recommend taking a look at our things to see and do in Monterey section for more fun activities.