9 Ways To Celebrate Mother's Day In Bryan, Texas
This spring take time to treat the mom in your life with unique experiences & special gifts available right here in Bryan, Texas! With events, tasty brunch spots, and so much more happening in Bryan this May, you can make the most of your Mother's Day celebrations.
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1. Picnic At Lake Walk
Pack up all your mom’s favorite snacks in a picnic basket, grab a blanket, and head out to Lake Walk for a waterside outing & some quality time! Bryan restaurants offer super convenient takeout options these days, so it’s easier than ever to plan a great picnic. To start we recommend ordering from The Village Café, RX Pizza, Proudest Monkey, or Campfire! Click here to learn more about Lake Walk.
2. Escape To The Movies At The Queen Theatre
Sit back & relax with mom at the newly renovated Queen Theatre that now features luxury seats and a full dining menu! Showing first-run movies in the heart of Historic Downtown Bryan The Queen Theatre will let you and mom escape the hustle and bustle of life. Be sure to also check out The Crown Bar located on the 3rd floor, serving delicious craft cocktails, bar bites, and more. Browse movie showtimes here.
3. Embrace The Art Scene
From 30-foot murals & historical statues, to local artwork displayed in almost every business you visit, there is no question that Bryan embraces the art and artists that call this community home. We highly recommend you take mom on a trip around Downtown Bryan and snap a few selfies at the West 31st Street Murals & Blackwater Draw Brewery's "I Love Beer" wall. You can check out the full list of murals, and plan for Insta-worthy photoshoot with mom here!
If you and mom want to embrace your inner Picasso check out DeGallery's rotating gallery & classes! Browse DeGallery's classes and more here. Plus, every first Saturday of each month, DeGallery hosts their First Saturday Art Fair and features local artists and craftsmen showcasing their talents & trade! Saturday, May 7th is DeGallery's Mother's Day Art Fair and will feature live music, an art fair, crafting for kids, and more!
4. Go On A Downtown Shopping Spree
From high-end boutiques like Old Bryan Marketplace and Sparrow Lane, to eclectic shops like Corner of Time, Bird's Nest, and Savage Diva a shopping spree in Downtown Bryan with mom is the ultimate experiential gift for Mother's Day. Because a little retail therapy with mom is never a bad idea! Start planning your mom’s Downtown Bryan shopping spree.
5. Sip & Swirl On A Winery Tour & Tasting
Located right in Bryan’s backyard, Messina Hof Winery is one of the most-renowned wineries in the state. Family owned and operated, Messina Hof has been producing top-rated Texas wines for over 40 years and offers wine tastings, winery tours, and year-round special events! On a public tour & tasting you'll learn about the vineyard, wine production process, and of course sip on some wine! Schedule your tour & tasting at Messina Hof today!
Plus, one of the best parts about Messina Hof is that they have four locations in Texas! With plenty of wine to go around you & mom can visit them at either their Bryan, Richmond, Hill Country, or Grapevine location! Learn about their winery locations here.
6. Say Cheers To Brunch
You seriously cannot go wrong by treating your mom to a tasty brunch in Bryan! From Tex-Mex favorites like La Carretta Mexican Grill, to honey butter chicken biscuits and kolaches at Babe’s Doughnut & Coffee Shop, to cafe classics at The Village Café or southern fare with a twist at Campfire, there’s a brunch spot in Bryan that you & mom can agree on!
Be sure you also check out Ronin’s farm-fresh Sunday brunch, 3rd On Main’s diner-style dishes, the fresh, wood-fire baked pizzas and carafe mimosas at Rx Pizza, and some of the best bites & brews in Aggieland at Blackwater Draw Brewing Co.!
7. Visit The Brazos Valley Farmers' Market
Treat mom to an easy-going stroll through The Brazos Valley Farmers' Market that is open every Saturday from 8:00AM-12:00PM all year long. Located in Historic Downtown Bryan at the North end of Main Street, this market connects consumers directly to local producers providing produce, pantry-essentials, and more that align with the season. Plus, in the spring you & mom will find the most gorgeous, freshly-cut flowers for sale! Learn more about the farmers' market.
8. Get Groovy With Bryan's Live Music Scene
Show mom a good time when you play your itinerary by ear and spend quality time together experiencing Bryan's live music scene. With concerts almost every week The Grand Stafford Theater offers a unique venue featuring a variety of artists. If you're looking for a party in the yard, every Thursday in May BigShots Golf Aggieland is featuring a Local & Live Concert Series kicking off Thursday, May 5th with artists Ricky Montijo & Lucas Sousa. Discover other live music shows here.
9. Take A Few Swings At BigShots Golf Aggieland
Located in Bryan's up-and-coming Midtown area, BigShots Golf Aggieland is a two-story entertainment venue with 60 tee boxes featuring golf games for all skill levels! When you & mom aren't swinging the golf club, be sure to order from their scratch kitchen serving tasty appetizers, delicious burgers, uniquely crafted cocktails, craft beer, and more. Book your tee box now!