Mother’s Day Around Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville. This corner of Florida expresses its one-of-a-kind character in its unique heritage of the outdoors, multiple historic periods, and a distinctly “Jax” identity that manifests in the music of today. Indeed, with all that has imbued generations of Jacksonville residents with a special energy and inspiration, this is also true for the sights visitors and locals alike can find here. Read on for some of our favorite ways to celebrate Mother’s Day around Jacksonville.
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Mother’s Day Brunch
While this seems an unconventional choice, indeed, the Mother’s Day brunch showcases some of the best in walkable trails and gardens in the Jacksonville area, as well as being a widely appealing activity for families of all ages and sizes. Here at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Mother’s Day Brunch, visitors will enjoy a hearty, filling Mother’s Day Brunch featuring Eggs Benedict, mimosas, freshly made pastries, and local favorites such as shrimp and grits. Then, visitors are free to enjoy the view over the zoo and the cultivated area around Shaba Terrace. Visitors can also easily transition into a family-friendly activity of enjoying the zoo here, although admission to the rest of the zoo is not included with the brunch.
Jacksonville Beach picnicking, sunset
The nearby picturesque town of Jacksonville Beach is a great location for the whole family to celebrate Mother’s Day with endless sunshine, waves, recreation, fresh seafood, and photo opportunities galore. Here, the ample amount of shopping and dining means you can spoil Mom as well as the whole family, enjoying the beach, touring the city, and indulging in Northeast Florida’s nature. We recommend sunset picnics on the beach or with window side seating at one of the many restaurants here in Jacksonville Beach to treat Mom and for a memorable view to make this Mother’s Day stand out.
Dining around Jacksonville
Quietly becoming a bastion of local Southern, Floridian, Caribbean, and cosmopolitan cuisines, no matter your mom’s taste, every visitor will find themselves spoiled for delicious options here around Jacksonville. If you’ll be forgoing the cooking (and cleaning) at home, take Mom out to any of these delectable locations around Jacksonville. The views at Verandah in the Omni Amelia Island Resort are sure to impress Mom, with a modern, Mediterranean inspired menu with views out over the Atlantic, while Azurea continues to grow a loyal following with its indulgent brunch menu. Nineteen at TPC Sawgrass mixes the flavors of comfort food with a classy, contemporary presentation while Palm Valley Fish Camp offers a more family-friendly experience.
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