Please note: These Mother’s Day events are valid for Mother's Day weekend 2021 ONLY. Events are subject to be cancelled/postponed/change at any time. Event dates were correct at the time of writing (April 2021). Please contact the event organisers directly for further information and confirmation. All Covid-19 safety protocols and precautions must be upheld. No mask = no entry. R.O.A.R.
The Castle Market: Mother’s Day Edition
- Date: Sunday, 02 May 2021 from 10:00 – 16:00
- Cost: Entry is FREE
This Mother's Day is a little earlier than the rest of the other events, but it truly does sounds like an absolute goodie! On Sunday the 2nd of May, don't miss The Castle Market: Mother's Day Edition at Chartwell Castle. Expect everything from lovely live music, beautiful hand selection stalls showcasing a wide range of items for purchase, kids entertainment to keep the little ones busy, as well as delicious food. Now doesn't that sound like a lovely day out and about with the family?
Mother's Day Market at Country Market
- Date: Saturday, 02 May 2021 from 11:00 – 16:00
- Cost: Entrance is FREE
Located at the Country Market at the Country Pub in Midrand, the Mother's Day Market is another early event to attend if you're looking to go all out and make the most of that special lady in your life. Join them for a wonderful day of shopping, fun and live entertainment outdoors in the fresh air. Here, you'll be able to cherry pick the perfect gift for Mom while supporting local entrepreneurs and artists. This market offer free parking and entry, and is family and pet friendly. Spend the afternoon browsing stunning stalls, unique products, and even savouring some delicious treats.
Sky Dining On Mother's Day
- Date: Sunday, 09 May 2021
- Cost: Between R525 and R995 per person, depending on the option you book.
How about a dining experience like no other, in celebration of that wonderful motherly figure in your life? Sky Dining at Higher Ground Restaurant on the grounds of St Stithians is an absolute must if you haven't experienced it yet. Not only will you get to enjoy a delightful meal 30 some metres in the air, but you'll also get to see some of the best views of the city. You can book either a breakfast, lunch of dinner. Click here for more information and to make your booking now.
Mother’s Day Paint Experience
- Date: Saturday, 08 May 2021 from 10:00 – 13:00
- Cost: Between R900 – R1 950
Spend some quality time with mom with Lillian Gray Art School's Mother’s Day Paint Experience! Here, you and mom can spend the afternoon painting up a storm while having a blast. And best part is, you both don't need to be the reincarnation of Picasso or Van Gogh, all you have to do is pitch up, bring along a sense of humour and have some fun getting creative. Spacing for this experience is limited, so be sure to book your spots well in advance to avoid disappointment. Click here to book now. Cost includes a rose for mom, cookies, coffee, tea and all art supplies. Please note children need to be 5 years and older.
Mother's Day Family Market at The Italian Club
- Date: Friday, 07 May 2021 until Saturday, 08 May 2021
- Cost: Entrance is FREE
There is nothing more relaxing than taking a stroll through a delightful market, shopping for unique and interesting trinkets while sample some of the tasty spoils on display. Be sure to not miss the Mother's Day Family Market at The Italian Club in Bedfordview. Over the weekend, you can expect to enjoy a beautiful market in the main hall dedicated to celebrating moms everywhere. Also, Settebello will be open offering their delicious menu and bar services. Friday will be a lovely night market to start off the weekend on a high note and Saturday will be a day market, perfect for enjoying the last sunny days of summer.
Randpark Ridge Mother's Day Craft Market
- Date: Saturday, 08 May 2021 from 09:00 – 15:00
- Cost: Entrance is FREE
Start off your Mother's Day celebrations with a visit to Randpark Ridge Shopping Centre to stroll through their lovely Mother's Day Craft Market. You'll find a selection of handcrafted items that's both unique and interesting, some vegan skincare to add to mom's beauty regime, as well as delightful nibbles and food to indulge in. Be sure to pay them a visit and take a look at what they have in store in celebration of moms everywhere.
Mothers Day Painting at Olive 'n Twist
- Date: Sunday, 09 May 2021 from 11:00
- Cost: R385 per person
Visit Olive 'n Twist this Mother's Day for their first ever dedicated event — Painting & Pizza! They will guide you through the process of painting an acrylic painting from scratch, and each person gets a delicious pizza! No artistic experience is required. What could possibly be better than having fun with mom this Mother's Day while getting a little creative? Booking is essential, click here to find out how to book now.
Mother's Day Secret Sunrise Dance
- Date: Sunday, 09 May 2021 from 08:00 – 09:00
- Cost: R150 per person. Click here to get your tickets.
Start off your Mother's Day celebrations with something rather unique on the Killarney Mall rooftop. Don't miss out on the fun and excitement at the Mother's Day Secret Sunrise Dance. You and mom are welcome to dress up, dress down, or rock up in your pajamas, and enjoy a morning of simple dance routines that are easy to follow and make for a fun workout. Limited tickets are available, social distancing will be practiced. Your ticket will include a Mugg & Bean cappuccino and croissant.
Mother’s Day Virtual High Tea & Paint Party
- Date: Saturday, 08 May 2021 from 14:00
- Cost: Between R350 – R550 per person. Click here to book your spot now.
Celebrate mom AND support a wonderful cause with SA Guide Dogs Association for the Blind's Mother’s Day Virtual High Tea & Paint Party. The best thing about this event is the fact that you don't need to leave home to enjoy it and have a great time. You can join in the comfort of your own home. Order for your Mother’s Day High Tea Box and have your spoils delivered straight to your door by one of their friendly S A Guide-Dogs staff (only available in Cape Town, Joburg and Pretoria). The box includes a delicious high tea, a bottle of Miss Molly bubbly, filter coffee, doggy treats for the furbabies at home, a template to create your very own Guide Dog Artwork along with step-by-step instructions, as well as the link to a follow-along online tutorial by Yaymaker on how to paint you Guide Dog Artwork.