For Mother’s Day, what do you think about a nice getaway in the Old-Montreal? We have prepared a list of activities for a mom who’s both trendy and modern! Whether she’s into culture, enjoys cocooning, fashion, ecology or local products, here are our suggestions for a nice moment together on this special day!
The fan of Culture
A Jazzy brunch – Modavie
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© Modavie[/caption]Everything's better with music! Come celebrate with a delicious brunch and jazz performances at the Modavie! The restaurant offers a sophisticated menu with live performances that will put you both in a good mood for the rest of the day!
A special time – Centaur Theatre
For a mother who enjoys theatre, the Centaur has the perfect event! With “What Rough Beast”, you will enjoy a special Staged Reading that Alice Abracen wrote to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Centaur.
To celebrate women – DHC/ART
To celebrate a cultivated mother, nothing’s better than an exhibition about a visionary artist such as Yoko Ono. Come enjoy her exhibition “Growing Freedom” at the DHC/ART! You will discover numerous pieces of art and even collaborations between her and John Lennon!
A romantic mother
Time to relax – AvieSpa
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Avie Spa © Juan Carlos Mendoza[/caption]Every mother deserves a break! Why not use this special occasion to go relax together at AvieSpa? The establishment is offering two special offers for the occasion: come enjoy a regenerating facial along with a manicure for 112$ or a 90 minutes massage, a manucure and a facial for 320$!
Beauty break – BLØME
Why not extend this cocooning time at BLØME? For the occasion, the beauty institute is offering a blow-dry, a flash hair treatment and a gel manicure for 60$! No doubt that you will feel like a queen!
Afternoon tea – Bar à Beurre
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© Bar à Beurre[/caption]Nothing’s more romantic than an British-style afternoon tea! With Bar à Beurre’s special High tea, you’ll feel like a character of Downton Abbey for sure! Macarons, tea, biscuits… It’s the perfect break to feel like a Duchess for the afternoon!
For the fan of local products
Gourmet time – Délices et Érable
When we talk about local delicacies, we cannot ignore Délices Érable & Cie! The shop is offering a delightful selection of products to give or to eat-in! Biscuits, donuts or maple-flavored coffee, your mom will love it!
Enjoy the music - Marguerite-Bourgeois Museum
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© Musée Marguerite-Bourgeoys[/caption]On May 12th, come enjoy a privileged musical moment! For Mother’s Day, the Marguerite-Bourgeois Museum has prepared a free concert that will pay tribute to the first families of New-France with Benoît Marineau and Sam Mardi.
Cheers – 3Brewers
If you and your mother enjoy sipping a cool beer together, then let’s head to the microbrewery the 3Brewers! They have a delicious selection of local beers that you’ll love! And if you want to take it to the next level, you can even join a workshop together to create your own beer!
A trendy mother
A whole lot of Gifts – Scandinave Spa
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© Scandinave Spa[/caption]To set the mood before a nice shopping session, the Scandinave Spa has prepared a lot of gifts to spoil your mother! Along with their special offer “pay 80$, give 100$” they have prepared a selection of gift certificates for many establishments such at Mimi and August or the Greek restaurant Ikanos ! The surprises will be randomly distributed on location from May 6 to May 11 and on Sunday 12th, you can enter an exclusive on-site contest for a chance to win an overnight stay at the Monville Hotel!
Made in Quebec – Bonjour Montréal
If you and your mother like pretty things, then you’ll love the shop Bonjour Montréal! Mugs, tea or cute shopping bags… You’ll find a large range of cute products, made in Quebec!
To feel pretty – Naïf
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© Naïf[/caption]A classic but modern style, nice quality fabrics and pieces designed in Quebec… Naïf has everything to please a trendy mother! And especially for Mother’s Day, the shop is offering a free manicure with the nail artist Veronika Montreal. You don’t want to miss it!
A pretty home – Maison Pepin
Your mom is into interior decor? No problem! Let’s head to Maison Pepin! You will find many pieces that will bring a unique touch to the house! Whether it’s kitchenware designed by Christian Lacroix, paintings or spice grinders made from wood branches, quality and uniqueness is what you’ll find at Maison Pepin!
The eco-friendly mother
All natural - BKIND
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© BKIND[/caption]For your mother, nothing’s too good! Come discover the natural skincare brand BKIND, they offer a large range of products that’s good for you and for the environment! We especially like their beautiful jade rollers that stimulate blood circulation or their body skincare products that can be bought in bulk!
Stylish without compromise – Lambert
For a mother who’s modern and active but likes the eco-friendly approach, Lambert is the perfect shop! Why not go pick a vegan leather bag together for the occasion? Created directly in Montreal, Lambert also offers many great accessories! You won’t be able to resist the elegance and practicality of the brand!
Vegetarian dinner – invitation V
Being eco-friendly and enjoying a delicious meal is possible at the restaurant Invitation V ! After this beautiful day together, why not go for a tasty vegetarian dinner? Spring rolls, vegetable tempura or burger, you’ll find a nice selection of dishes that your mom and you will both enjoy at the end of this great day!