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Mother's Day Downtown
FOR MOTHER'S DAY
Posted: 2015-04-27 10:02:01

Wondering what to do for Mom this Mother’s Day? We’ve got some great ideas for you!

  1. Parking is free every weekend! Park in the municipal lots all day or 3hrs max on-street.
  2. Centro Farmer’s Market
    437 Brant Street – Directions
    centrogarden.com
    After you’ve picked up your fresh veggies take a wander into Centro Garden. It’s a living design and style store that hopes to bring the real to life. Breathe deeply and allow yourself to be inspired.
  3. Pure Organic Floral Boutique
    389 Brant Street – Directions 
    pureboutique.ca
    Get inspired and ready to decorate for summer at Pure Organic Floral Boutique just a few blocks down from Centro Garden. From organically, locally grown flowers…to chalk painted antique furniture…jewelry…accessories…and home décor, they have it all!  They spend endless hours sourcing out other creative artisans that have created beautifully crafted gift items that fit with their shop to make a unique shopping experience for you and mom.
  4. Casteleyn Belgian Chocolatiers
    368 Brant Street – Directions
    casteleyn.ca
    Pick up a delicious treat before you walk over to Pine Street. These chocolates, made in the finest European tradition, are sure to please the choosiest chocoholics.
  5. Spa in the Village
    2084 Pine Street – Directions
    spainthevillage.ca
    Treat yourselves… Book in the both of you a well deserved mani & pedi!
  6. Anise Apothecary
    446 Pearl Street – Directions
    aniseapothecary.com
    Specializing in Non-toxic Skin & Body care, wholefood supplements, sprouted protein powder & raw super foods, this quaint but cool shop is a perfect place to explore and to discover organic, raw, cruelty-free products that are fun. You’ll find everything from essential oils to Love Teas to raw chocolate.
  7. Serendipity Tea House
    472 Elizabeth Street, Unit 4B – Directions
    serendipityteahouse.ca
    This lovely little teahouse – tucked away with an Elizabeth Street address and a John St. entrance , is an elegant yet comfortable setting to catch up just the two of you to enjoy your afternoon. 

Relax with a soothing cup of freshly steeped loose-leaf tea and a selection of savory sandwiches and irresistible sweets. Great for a light lunch or a leisurely afternoon.
  8. Joelle’s
    457 Brant Street – Directions
    joelles.com
    Joelle’s offers the ultimate shopping experience for you and mom. With a reputation for making premium denim shopping easy, Joelle’s has become a one stop shop for all your fashion needs – from casual to career to dressy! Joelle’s also offers a well edited selection of shoes and accessories to complete the package.
  9. Fairhome
    468 Brant Street – Directions
    fairhome.ca
    Just up from Joelle’s, Mom will love Fairhome! You’ll both find a wonderful selection of unique, affordable accessories, furnishings and gifts. And just in time for summer – get inspired by the experts.
  10. The Alex
    480 Brant Street – Directions 
    thealexrestaurant.com
    The perfect place to end your afternoon and start your evening is at the Alex, specializing in small-plate dining. At the Alex, you’ll find interesting salads, unbelievable meats and seafood as well as decadent desserts, all served on small, sharable plates.
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