Mother's Day is coming up soon and your mom deserves the best. Here are some places to take her to enjoy her special holiday.
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For more events this month, please see May Calendar of Events on Long Island.
This calendar is updated every year, usually a few weeks in advance of the holiday. Here are the events for Mother's Day on Long Island 2014.
1. Saturday, May 10, 2014
Celebrate with your mom at Duck Walk Vineyards North, 44535 ROute 25, Southold, NY, where they'll be featuring crepes from Whole Le Crepe for purchase from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. They'll also have live music at the same time.
Special promotion for your mom: she'll receive a complimentary gift with your wine purchase. (Limit one per person, available on Saturday May 10th and Sunday, May 11, 2014.)
More info: http://duckwalk.com or call (631) 765-3500.
2. Sunday, May 11, 2014 - Tilles Center
Long Island Youth Orchestra performs at 2 p.m. at Tilles Center. Tickets: $15 per adults, $10 per child. Tickets will be available one hour prior to the concert in the lobby of Tilles Center.
The concert will feature a performance of Gustav Holst's orchestral suite, "The Planets." THey will also include Mozart's overture to his opera, "The Magic Flute" and Hugo Alfven's "Swedish Rhapsody No. 1."
3. Sunday, May 11, 2014 - Besito
Besito, 402 New York Avenue in Huntington, NY, (631) 549-0100 and Besitor, 1516 Old Northern Boulevard in Roslyn, NY, (516) 484-3001 will celebrate Mother's Day with food and drink specials. The Roslyn location will feature Pescado al Horno (Chilean sea bass) for $32, Bistec con Champinones (pan-seared ribeye steak) for $29 and more.
Huntington specials include the Ensalad de Jaiba (jumbo lump crab and more) for $15 for lunch, and the Enhcilada de Pollo for dinner ($23.)
4. Sunday, May 11, 2014 - Gurney's Mother's Day Brunch
More info: Gurney's Inn or call (631) 668-2345.
For more info, times and reservations: please call (516) 877-9385. Self-parking and complimentary valet parking available.
On Sunday, May 11, 2014, with seatings at 1 and 4 p.m., Glen Cove Mansion's executive chef will prepare a special menu inspired by historic menus of the Gold Coast Era.
There are two seatings: 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Mother's Day Dinner is $55 (plus tax) for adults (includes complimentary glass of champagne or passionfruit mimosa) and $29 (plus tax) for children ages 4 to 13. Children age 3 and under: free.
Guests from out of town -- or those just wishing to stay overnight in the luxurious mansion -- can receive a special Mother's Day weekend guest room rate of $199 per room per night at the Glen Cove Mansion. Guests will also have access to the fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool, steam room, and 55 acres of s and manicured lawns.
Reservations and more information: please call (516) 674-2955.
Glen Cove Mansion
200 Dosoris Lane
Glen Cove, NY
The Long Island Aquarium (formerly Atlantis Marine World) will have a Mother's Day Brunch in the Sea Star Barroom. First seating: 10:30 a.m. Second seating: 12 noon; Third seating: 2 p.m.
Price: children 3-12 and seniors 62+: $36.95 (or $26.95 for aquarium members.) Adtuls: $49.95 ($39.95 for members.) Children 2 and under: free. (Prices do not include tax.)
Reservations are required. Please call (631) 208-9200, extension H20 (426.)
Ask about their Mom Sleepover at the adjacent Hyatt Place East End & Resort Marina.
Mitch and Toni's American Bistro, 875 Willis Avenue, Albertson, NY will offer a special brunch menu available from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., featuring their $24.95 brunch menu and supper will feature a $48 prix fixe menu all evening. Special Mother's Day menus at www.mitchandtonis.com/menus
For reservations and more information, please call (516) 741-7940.
9. Sunday, May 11, 2014 - Jonathan's Ristorante - Brunch Prix Fixe & Dinner
The cost of brunch is $30 per person, $16 for children under 10, plus tax and gratuity. A $38 prix fixe option is also available with a choice of two Mimosas or two Bloody Marys.
For more info or to make reservations, please call (631) 549-0055.
From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., enjoy the Mother's Day Brunch Buffet at The Library Cafe. Menu items include fresh fruit, mini-pastries and mini-bagels, Texas-style French toast, scrambled eggs, buttermilk pancakes, Eggs Benedict, home fries and more. $21.95 for adults and $10.95 (plus tax and gratuity.) The a la carte menu will also be available.
The Library Cafe is located at 274 Main Street, Farmingdale, NY. For more info or reservations, please call (516) 752-7678.