7 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Aiken

We all know Mom is the best! Plan a Mother’s Day celebration in Aiken or treat mom to a day trip she’ll remember forever. From delicious dining experiences to outdoor activities, we’ve tracked down some places for a unique, entertaining, and all-around fun itinerary for you and your mom to enjoy. Here are some of the best things to do with your mom in Aiken on Mother’s Day weekend!

1. Sunday Brunch

Treat her to a scrumptious brunch to show her how special she is. Many restaurants offer brunch on Mother’s Day in Aiken, and here are some incredible brunch spots to choose from. Be sure to make reservations!

2. Spa Day

Book mom a Day of Luxury at the Willcox for a pre-massage aromatherapy hydro tub, hot stone massage, Willcox signature facial, Nuface microcurrent lift and more, or if you’re the daughter in your mom’s life, sign up for the Mother and Daughter Getaway spa package!

3. AG + Art Tour

Take mom to the first Annual Aiken County Ag + Art Tour on May 13th and 14th. This will be a self-guided tour with different farms and artisans participating. Besides local Aiken City Farms, some City of Aiken sites includes the Center for African American History, Art and Culture, Aiken County Farmers Market, Aiken Center for the Arts, and Aiken Horse Park.

4. Polo

Pack up a picnic basket and take your lady of the day to a Sunday Polo match.

5. Concert

Surprise mom to a musical concert at The Etherredge Center. The Aiken Symphony Orchestra’s POPS series closes out the 2022-2023 season with “How High the Moon” and music from the “Great American Song Book” sung by guest artist Aisha de Haas.

6. Weekend Getaway

If you’re planning a mother-daughter weekend getaway or family time with mom, there are many cozy places to stay and foods to try from Aiken downtown restaurants. On Saturday night take Mom to an outdoor concert at at the Aiken Music Fest.

7. Shopping and Wine Tasting

Take your mom shopping in downtown Aiken on Saturday, and stop by Cork and Cap for a wine tasting. You can even buy wine and snacks to sit outside!