Denver Mother’s Day events worth checking out Denver Mother’s Day events worth checking out

06 May , 2013

Last week, we suggested some tips for planning your own Mother’s Day tea party. But there may be some of you who really just want to take Mom out and about for a special Mother’s Day treat. So here is a list of some of our favorite Denver Mother’s Day events (themed around herbs and tea, of course!) that we think are worth checking out.

1.) Plant Sales

What better way to celebrate spring and Mother’s Day by taking your mom to pick out some new plants for this season’s garden?

Apothecary Tinctura’s Mother’s Day Plant Sale

We look forward to this sale every year so we can stock up on herbs, flowers and plants supplied by local growers.

When: Wednesday, May 8 through Sunday, May 12

Where: 2900 E. 6th Avenue

Artemisia & Rue’s Mother’s Day Weekend Plant Sale

Take Mom to Artemisia & Rue this weekend to learn about the huge variety of healing herbs she could add to her garden this year.

When: Thursday, May 9 through Sunday, May 12

Where: 70 Broadway, Suite 125

Denver Botanic Gardens Plant Sale

Admission is free during the plant sale, so you can check out the beauty of the Botanic Gardens while you shop. And the Gardens’ expert horticulturists will be on hand to answer any and all spring planting questions.

When: Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 1007 York Street

2.) Historic Afternoon Tea

Take Mom for a journey back in time to enjoy a proper afternoon tea while learning about Denver’s historic roots at one of these special tea events.

Mother’s Day Tea at Byers-Evans House Museum

The Byers-Evans House is one of Denver’s most historic landmarks that has been restored to the 1912–1924 period. Afternoon tea on Mother’s Day weekend includes a tour of the historic house, followed by tea, sandwiches, scones, fresh fruit and dessert. Visit the website for reservations or more information.

When: Saturday, May 11, 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.

Where: 1310 Bannock Street

Cost: $25 adults, $20 members, $18 children under 12

Mother’s Day High Tea at Molly Brown House Museum

You probably know Molly Brown as the brave, brash lady who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912. But she was also a prominent figure in Denver society. Celebrate strong women everywhere by taking your mom to tea at the historic Molly Brown House, where you’ll learn more about Molly, the Titanic and proper tea etiquette of the time. Visit the website for reservations or more information.

When: Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12 at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m.

Where: 1340 Pennsylvania Street

Cost: $25/person

3.) Tea with Birds & Bees

To give mamas a chance to experience why Birds & Bees Teas is “what to sip while nesting”, we’ll be sampling our line of herbal, caffeine-free tea blends at these local Denver hotspots this Mother’s Day weekend:

The Mother’hood’s 1st Birthday Party

When: Friday, May 10, 3:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Where: 2909 Zuni St.

Denver Urban Homesteading Farmer’s Market

When: Saturday, May 11, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where: 200 Santa Fe Drive

Real Baby

When: Sunday, May 12, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 3616 W. 32nd Ave.

Happy Mother’s Day, from us to you and all the mamas in your life!

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Last week, we suggested some tips for planning your own Mother’s Day tea party. But there may be some of you who really just want to take Mom out and about for a special Mother’s Day treat. So here is a list of some of our favorite Denver Mother’s Day events (themed around herbs and tea, of course!) that we think are worth checking out.

1.) Plant Sales

What better way to celebrate spring and Mother’s Day by taking your mom to pick out some new plants for this season’s garden?

Apothecary Tinctura’s Mother’s Day Plant Sale

We look forward to this sale every year so we can stock up on herbs, flowers and plants supplied by local growers.

When: Wednesday, May 8 through Sunday, May 12

Where: 2900 E. 6th Avenue

Artemisia & Rue’s Mother’s Day Weekend Plant Sale

Take Mom to Artemisia & Rue this weekend to learn about the huge variety of healing herbs she could add to her garden this year.

When: Thursday, May 9 through Sunday, May 12

Where: 70 Broadway, Suite 125

Denver Botanic Gardens Plant Sale

Admission is free during the plant sale, so you can check out the beauty of the Botanic Gardens while you shop. And the Gardens’ expert horticulturists will be on hand to answer any and all spring planting questions.

When: Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 1007 York Street

2.) Historic Afternoon Tea

Take Mom for a journey back in time to enjoy a proper afternoon tea while learning about Denver’s historic roots at one of these special tea events.

Mother’s Day Tea at Byers-Evans House Museum

The Byers-Evans House is one of Denver’s most historic landmarks that has been restored to the 1912–1924 period. Afternoon tea on Mother’s Day weekend includes a tour of the historic house, followed by tea, sandwiches, scones, fresh fruit and dessert. Visit the website for reservations or more information.

When: Saturday, May 11, 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.

Where: 1310 Bannock Street

Cost: $25 adults, $20 members, $18 children under 12

Mother’s Day High Tea at Molly Brown House Museum

You probably know Molly Brown as the brave, brash lady who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912. But she was also a prominent figure in Denver society. Celebrate strong women everywhere by taking your mom to tea at the historic Molly Brown House, where you’ll learn more about Molly, the Titanic and proper tea etiquette of the time. Visit the website for reservations or more information.

When: Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12 at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m.

Where: 1340 Pennsylvania Street

Cost: $25/person

3.) Tea with Birds & Bees

To give mamas a chance to experience why Birds & Bees Teas is “what to sip while nesting”, we’ll be sampling our line of herbal, caffeine-free tea blends at these local Denver hotspots this Mother’s Day weekend:

The Mother’hood’s 1st Birthday Party

When: Friday, May 10, 3:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Where: 2909 Zuni St.

Denver Urban Homesteading Farmer’s Market

When: Saturday, May 11, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where: 200 Santa Fe Drive

Real Baby

When: Sunday, May 12, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 3616 W. 32nd Ave.

Happy Mother’s Day, from us to you and all the mamas in your life!

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