Mother’s Day Ideas

Celebrate your mom or another mom you think is great this year! Here’s a list of some fun ideas to help you plan a Mother’s Day to remember.

Mother’s Day at the Barn

When: May 12th
Where: Enchanted Vine by Noisy Water Winery
Brunch, live music, and a painting class all in one place! Enchanted Vine by Noisy Water Winery is pulling out all the stops with brunch by Hunt and Harvest, music by Matthew Palmer and a Corks and Canvas session.
Reservations Required

Mother Daughter Tea at Halo

When: May 11th
Where: Halo
We love this new, cute little coffee shop on Mechem in Ruidoso and we know you will too! Enjoy tea, food and sweets with your Momma or your favorite woman who is a Momma.
Reservations Recommended

Mother’s Day Brunch at Wendell’s

When: May 12th
Where: Wendell’s Restaurant inside Inn of the Mountain Gods
Enjoy a delicious prix fixe menu for Mother’s Day at one of our favorite upscale restaurants!
Reservations Required

A Victorian Mother’s Day Tea at Fort Stanton Historic Site

When: May 12th
Where: Fort Stanton Historic Site
This sweet Victorian tea party would be a memory you would never forget! Complete with costumed living historians, traditional tea party snacks and a lesson on Victorian etiquette, there is something for all the women and little women in your group.
Reservations Required

Hondo Iris Festival

When: Entire Month of May
Where: Hondo Iris Farm
Hondo Iris Farm is a great time for the whole family. With the irises in full bloom, it is a sight begging to be seen. There is also a wonderful, whimsical fairy garden for the littles and the young at heart. Bring a picnic and start a Mother’s Day tradition here!

Brew Tasting at Lost Hiker Brewing Company

When: All Weekend!
Where: Lost Hiker Brewing Company
Enjoy some board games and delicious brews for some laid back family fun with the grown-up kids. Their tasting room will be open for their normal hours on Mother’s Day – 2-6 pm.

Opening Weekend at Ruidoso Downs Race Track

When: May 10-13
Where: Ruidoso Downs Race Track
For the Mom that wants a little more live entertainment, take the family to the race track for opening weekend. The first 500 moms will receive a complimentary Mother’s Day rose on Sunday!

Ruidoso Mural Mayhem

When: May 11-31
Where: Midtown Ruidoso
Ruidoso Midtown Association has been working on a project this year to add murals around Midtown that will promote and consider the businesses and uniqueness of the region. The official reveal of these murals will be May 11th and you can go to RMA’s website to vote for your favorite! This would be a great/fun opportunity for photo ops with your Mom!

Gift Deals

A Weekend Stay at Hummingbird Cabins in Ruidoso

Hummingbird Cabins is offering a 15% Discount for Mother’s Day Weekend!

A Piece of Artwork from Mountain Arts Gallery

Your mom will not be disappointed by a gift from this gallery in Midtown. (And you will not be disappointed by the 15% discount you get on online orders through Friday, May 3rd with code: MOMDAY) https://www.mountainartsgallery.com/

A Spa Day at Blue Lotus Day Spa

Blue Lotus is running Mother’s Day specials right now! Check out their newsletter and contact them to book today. http://bit.ly/BlueLotusMomDay

Tickets to go Ziplining at Ski Apache

Talk about an adventure to remember! Ski Apache is running a BOGO sale now through May 19th! Call 575-464-3600 for reservations!

The Perfect Gift from The Perfect Gift

Not making this up. You can literally find the perfect gift for your mother at The Perfect Gift. You can even order online if you can’t make it to town and you still want to support a local Ruidoso shop: http://bit.ly/perfectgiftruidoso!