Choose to celebrate Mother's Day with your special honoree in Oakland! There are some really cool events, places to dine and shops to get something special. Below are a few recommendations. Support your local businesses and ENJOY!!! Love you Mom :-)
Check the Oakland's Own Calendar to add these events and more to your calendar!
Mother's Day Champagne Brunch Cruise on the Bay
540 Water Street
11:30a - 1:30p
Celebrate with your honoree cruising the beautiful Bay over a catered brunch and mimosas
Mother's Day Movie and Brunch
The New Parkway Theater
474 24th Street
11a - 3p
Make it a Joan Crawford kind of day with a screening of Milred Pierce and Mommie Dearest
Mother's Day High Tea
2960 Peralta Oaks Court
12p - 4p
A fancy traditional tea on the beautiful lush grounds of the Dunsmuir estate. Another reason to wear that Kentucky Derby hat!
4168 Piedmont Ave.
Mon-Sat 11a - 7p; Sun 11a - 5p
Unique pieces from all over the world, cleverly curated in this small boutique. There is something for every sophisticated honoree. Gift Certificates available
Collage Clothing Lounge
3344 Lakeshore Ave
Mon-Fri 11a-7p; Sat 10a-7p; Sun 11a-6p
Quality clothing and accessories for a trendy honoree and the staff is extremely helpful
Bells & Whistles
2011 MacArthur Blvd.
Tues-Sat 11a - 6p; Sun 12p - 5p
Artistic gifts by local artists
The Oakland Chocolate Co.
3228 Helen Street (mailing address)
638 2nd Street (kitchen, by appointment only)
Their non-traditional Jamaican chocolate confections can be found at the Old Oakland Farmers Market on Fridays, Mandela Foods Coop and the Montclair Farmers Market on Sunday.
288 11th Street
Mon-Fri 9a - 5p; sat 9a - 4p; Sun 10a - 2p
Get advice and amazing customer service on all of your flower needs for celebrating this weekend.
Wine & Dine
Reservations HIGHLY recommended for all locations below
Mother's Day Champagne Brunch
The Terrace Room
1800 Madison Street
11a - 4p
Fantastic view of Lake Merritt and buffet brunch
Mother's Day Dinner
5301 College Ave
5:30p - 9:15p
Exquisite seafood dining experience. Smaller parties are more likely to get a reservation.
Mother's Day Brunch & Dinner
11a - 8p
Sophisticated southern soul food prix fixe dining in celebration of the mother in your life.