May 6, 2011 (San Diego's East County) -- Looking for an unusual and sure-to-please place to take your Mom for Mother's Day? East County Magazine has compiled our list of top Mother's Day events in East County. If you know of one we missed, please post in the comments section below!
Mother’s Day Brunch at Lions, Tigers and Bears: Mom is sure to have a wild time at this big-cat rescue facility in Alpine at a Mother’s Day Brunch on Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tickets run $65 for members, $75 for nonmembers, and $40 for children. For more details, visit www.LionsTigersandBears.org
Mother’s Day Brunch at Water Conservation Garden: The Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College in El Cajon will host a delicious Mother’s Day Brunch amidst the beauty of five acres of water smart plants. There will be two seatings, 10 am and 1 pm. Select vendors will be on hand offering lovely gifts for Mom.
Please call 619-660-0614 x10 for more details and to make reservations. Space is limited, so reserve early. For more information on the garden, see: www.thegarden.org
Mother’s Day Music and Dessert at Summers Past Farms: This beautiful setting is located at 15602 Olde Highway 80 in Flinn Springs. Bring Mother outdoors to enjoy the garden while spring is in bloom and hear live music by Jim Earp. Summers Past Farms is once again offering a luscious and abundant dessert buffet. Coffee, tea and juices included. For more information, call (619)390-1523 or visit http://www.summerspastfarms.com/events.htm.