Mother’s Day in Manitou Springs

Mother’s Day is this weekend and Manitou Springs is the perfect place to spend the day with mom.

Start your day with Sunday Brunch at The Briarhurst or  Adam’s Mountain Café. The Briarhurst’s Champagne Brunch will be spectacular, call for reservation 719-685-1864 there are still a few spots left.  Mother’s Day Brunch at Adam’s Mountain Café, is superb, especially the Huevos Rancheros or the Orange-Almond French Toast, call for reservations 719-685-1430. Create Café has a “no reservation required” brunch for mom, so stop in for something special! Red Dog Coffee will have half off mimosas all day. Maybe your mom prefers some fresh air before her bubbly, then head on over to Buffalo Lodge and Bicycle Resort for their Mother’s Day Mimosa Ride.  

What if hot tub bubbles are appealing to your mom then call SunWater Spa to schedule a soak or ask about their Mother’s Day Massage Special 719-695-7007. (Pre-natal massage available for moms-to-be!)

Mom may also enjoy Mother’s Day High Tea in the Queen’s Parlor at Miramont Castle.   

Mother’s Day High Tea happens Friday, Saturday or Mother’s Day. Reservations are required: 719-884-4109. Commonwheel Artist Co-op has planned a Jewelry Trunk Show Saturday to help you find the perfect gift for mom.

What if your mother prefers a day in the mountains? Head to Woodland Park or Divide to visit wolves or dinosaurs!  Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center is having Mother’s Day tour with snack and flowers for mom. Reservations are required.  Or, stop by the Dinosaur Resource Center where Mother Goose weaves magical stories and songs for the kiddos. Afterward, Mother Goose will help children create a “hand” bouquet for mom.