In Houston Tx on Mothers Day

Houston, TX is a bustling and thriving city with plenty of things to do on Mother’s Day should you be fortunate enough to be there on that special occasion. From museums to the ocean and everything in between, you are sure to find something fun, creative and entertaining for mother.

If you want to start the day off with a brunch, then you’re in luck, as many restaurants will be offering brunch deals and platters for Mother’s Day only. Some notable ones are the Capital Grille in the Galleria area and Arcodoro Italian Restaurant, also in the Galleria area. See www.opentable.com for listings and offers. You can even make reservations right from their web page.

The Houston Museum District is a perfect spot to spend the day with a whole variety of activities. Main attractions include the Houston Museum of Fine Arts, the Houston Zoo and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. All offer exclusive Mother’s Day deals. Members of the Houston Zoo can register to have breakfast with the sea lions for $65 and the Museum of Natural Science is offering 10% off all jewelry for the day. Mom is sure to love the expansive and colorful butterfly garden of the Natural Science museum.

If you feel like traveling a bit, you can head South to Galveston Island where you can take a stroll on the beach with some beautiful views of boats and ships out on the water. The Moody Garden’s Pyramids provide for a great Mother’s Day activity where you can experience all the splendor of the ocean in the Aquarium Pyramid or take a walk in a tropical rain forest in the Rain Forest Pyramid. Mom will enjoy a visit to the Discovery Pyramid where there is always a different and fascinating exhibit to capture the imagination.

Nothing tops off a Mother’s Day in Houston like a dinner in any number of Houston’s gourmet restaurants. Vargo’s in West Houston is recommended as you can enjoy an excellent dinner and then take a gorgeous walk with mom on Vargo’s nature trail. No matter what time of day you’re sure to spot Vargo’s famous peacocks and possibly a swan or two. Sweet Tomato’s Buffet, also in West Houston, lays out a high quality salad buffet. You also get a wide selection of soups and desserts included with the buffet. With Houston being a large culinary capital, it’s guaranteed that you’ll find a great dinner that you and mom will love.

Be sure to enjoy your time with mom and have a wonderful mother’s day!