Mother’s Day Happenings Around Town
• A.sweeT. Treats For Mother’s Day
A.sweeT., the candy and clothing boutique, is offering a wonderful selection of unique treats for Mother’s Day.
Mom will love the handcrafted “MOM” truffles, artisanal butterfly and tea cup shaped chocolates or delectable sugar cookies, special for the holiday.
A.sweeT. is located at 253 S. Beverly Dr.
• See Moms At The Paley Center For Media
What mom doesn’t appreciate good TV? Especially television shows that feature doting mothers like Carol Brady or Claire Huxtable as shining examples of motherhood. The Paley Center for Media salutes moms on and off the screen during their “May is for Mothers?” fest.
Everyday from May 1-30 at 12:30 p.m., The Paley Center will celebrate the long and rich heritage of television mothers– from Molly Goldberg and Victoria Barkley to Betty Draper and Lois Griffin–with a screening of their infamous TV shows.
Visit www.paleycenter.org for more information.
• Sip Wine At The Wine Valet
For the mom with a sophisticated palate, visit The Wine Valet.
Treat mom and her gal pals to a chocolate and wine pairing party (starting at $49 per person). If she loves bubbles, book a sparkling wine class so she’ll know the difference between prosecco, cava and champagne (starting at $199 for up to three guests). Or, sign her up for a customized wine club and she’ll receive her favorite vino each month (starting at $69 a month for two bottles).
For more details, call The Wine Valet 310-274-9224 or email email@example.com.
• Stay And Spa At The Beverly Hilton
The Beverly Hilton says “Thanks, mom” this Mother’s Day with an all-inclusive spa package appropriately called “Thanks, Mom.”
The package includes a “Fountain of Youth Facial” and a Swedish massage from The Aqua Star Spa at The Beverly Hilton and an overnight stay in a junior suite, perfectly packaged at a price of $450 (valued at over $680). This gift is one she is sure to cherish.
Offer valid until May 31. Visit www.beverlyhilton.com for more details.]
• Savor On Canon Drive
For a classic Beverly Hills brunch experience, treat mom and the whole family to brunch at Montage Beverly Hills. Enjoy a four-course prix-fixe menu in Parq, which includes a glass of Krug Grand Cuvee champagne upon seating. Guests may then adjourn to Parq’s European-inspired display kitchen where Executive Pastry Chef Richard Ruskell will tempt with an elaborate dessert buffet.
This special menu will be offered on Mother’s Day from noon to 3 p.m. $85/adult, $25/child (4-12). If a Mother’s Day brunch buffet is preferred, Montage Beverly Hills also offers a ten-station holiday buffet with a glass of Krug Grand Cuvee.
For details, call 310-860-7800 or visit montagebeverlyhills.com.
For the international foodie, take mom to experience the sensational Venezuelan flavor of Coupa Café. For Mother’s Day, Coupa Cafe is offering a special three-course, $22 brunch menu with a complimentary mimosa or bellini.
The regular menu is also available all day so Mom can get her fix of specialties like arapas and cachapas. For reservations call 310-385-0420 or visit www.coupacafe.com.
• Mortons The Steakhouse
Mortons The Steakhouse is offering a special three-course Mother’s Day Menu priced at $59 per person.
Entree selections include single cut filet mignon, filet Oskar, broiled salmon fillet, colossal shrimp Alexander and chicken Christopher. Guests can also order from Morton’s full dinner menu.
For reservations, call 310-246-1501.
• The Peninsula Beverly Hills
The Peninsula Beverly Hills will host a three-course Champagne Brunch menu for Mother’s Day in The Belvedere restaurant.
The brunch, which features free-flowing Piper-Heidsieck champagne, begins with a selection of appetizers. Entrée highlights include pan roasted Walleye pike fillet squash blossoms filled with red pepper polenta, avocado-mango compote and cilantro sauce; and grilled angus beef tenderloin with spinach gnocchi, king cherries and black pepper pommes Boulangére.
For dessert, guests are invited to sample from the bounteous pastry buffet.
The Mother’s Day brunch is available from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The price is $105 per person. Reservations may be secured by calling 310-551-2888.