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Mother's Day Downtown
Posted: 2018-04-27 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 & Centro Garden
    437 Brant Street – Directions
    Grab your morning coffee from Tamp Coffee Co. along with a fresh baked goodie at the Farmer’s Market.  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. Hours of operation: 9am – Noon
  3. Serendipity Tea House
    477 John Street – Directions
    Take Mom to relax with a soothing cup of freshly steeped loose-leaf tea and a selection of savory sandwiches and irresistible sweets. Open Noon – 4pm. Reservations strongly recommended as weekends fill up fast.
  4. Styled 
    422 Pearl Street – Directions 
    Styled is located in the lovely Village Square. Go treat yourselves – book in the both of you a well deserved mani & pedi! Open at 9am – Noon
  5. Bodhi Bar
    2027 Lakeshore Road – Directions 
    If you’re looking for something quick instead of a sit-down lunch – brab yourselves a delicious organic fresh pressed juice or a protein smoothie! Open 10am – 6pm.
  6. Burlap & Twine 
    393 John Street – Directions
    Facebook /burlapandtwineburlington
    If you haven’t visited this store yet, get ready to fall in love with the smells of handmade bath & body products! Mom is sure to find something she loves. Open 11am – 4pm. 
  7. The Block Co. 
    395 John Street – Directions

    Right next door to Burlap & Twine is The Block Co. specializing in local cheese & charcuterie. Pick-up a few goodies to enjoy later. Open Noon – 5pm. 
  8. AmandaSteene Cosmetics
    2017 Lakeshore Road – Directions
    Across the street from The Block on the corner of Lakeshore & John is AmandaSteene Cosmetics! Bring in Mom to develop your own custom lipstick together and for Mother’s Day weekend all Mom’s are walking away with a special gift too! Open 11am – 5pm.
  9. Pure Boutique
    389 Brant Street – Directions 
    Get inspired and ready to decorate for summer at Pure Boutique just a few blocks down from Centro Garden. From 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. Opens at Noon.
  10. Joelle’s
    457 Brant Street – Directions
    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. Open noon – 5pm.
  11. Martini House
    437 Elizabeth Street – Directions 

    After all that shopping, treat Mom to a delicious martini or cocktail from their extensive menu! The Martini House is also a great spot to refuel with delicious dinner menu.  Open 4pm – midnight. 
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