Mother’s Day is that special time once a year when Mom gets showered with love, affection, and most importantly, attention.
With everyone so busy these days, it’s nice to stop, slow down and thank the woman who gave you life and helped shape you into the person you are today. Whether your Mama is a “Party Queen” or a “Lady Who Lunches” there is something for each type of Mom here in Gruene this Mother’s Day Weekend!!
Here are a few ideas of how to spend some time with your Mama in Gruene Historic District –from listening to some great tunes, shopping and eating in town, to treating her to a spa day, you are sure to have a great time with the whole family celebrating Mom!
Now I don’t know about you – but my Mama likes to get rowdy in Gruene Hall, and probably will this Friday night at The Turnpike Troubadours concert! This is the perfect show to take your Mom to if she’s a music lover who’s always up for a good ol’ time. Show starts at 8pm, $15 at the door. Saturday night with the talented Radney Foster takes the stage, another great show to share with Mom at Gruene Hall! Tickets are on sale now at www.gruenehall.com. Show starts at 9pm – Tickets are $20.
If you think she’d be more suited for a casual afternoon filled with tunes, the Bill Hearne Trio will be playing on Saturday from 1-5pm, and Sunday Bret Graham is here 12:30-4pm followed by Susan Gibson 5:30-9pm – these are free shows – leaving you with some extra cash to buy the perfect Mother’s Day gift!
If you are already in the know about Gruene Hall’s Gospel Brunch – then we are sure you have tickets to this amazing SOLD OUT Mother’s Day event, Sunday 10:30-12pm. You can always take your Mom next month- who says you should only celebrate her once a year?? Not us. Tickets go on sale 5/13/12 at 1pm online at www.gruenehall.com.
Visit www.gruenehall.com for more info on the Gospel Brunch and all the shows at Gruene Hall!
Don’t forget about one of Mom’s favorite activities – SHOPPING. Stop in at Lone Star – Texas Eclectic to enter to win your Mom a gift basket FULL of goodies!
Bring her by Black Swan Antiques and have a listen to their GIANT wind chimes out front!
Pop in to Pookie Jane’s where Mom is sure to find a new outfit to suit her ever changing style. Also, don’t miss out on getting Mom a “What Would Willie Do” t-shirt at Cotton Eyed Joes or vintage treasure from The Gruene Antique Company.
We don’t want her to shop til’ she drops, so take a lunch or dinner break at one of the many dining spots here in Gruene.
Does she LOVE Chicken Fried Steak? Head to The Gristmill! Is she craving a juicy burger? Check out Mozie’s Char King or Sliders! Or maybe she’s in the mood for a Margarita and Tacos – Ole! Take her to Cantina del Rio where the food is perfectly paired with an ice cold frozen Rita!
For more info on all of the shops and restaurants here in Gruene visit www.gruenetexas.com
Now that your Mom has caught a show at Gruene Hall, shopped till she dropped in town, and had a bite to eat – send her off to the Spa. The Gruene Day Spa that is.
This serene little gem is located right behind the main street in Gruene, off of New Braunfels Street. Here you can treat your Mom to a Special Mother’s Day Package that includes a 1 hour massage, a moisturizing facial, and an express pedicure all for $215. Nothing is too good for your Mama right?!
Check out their website for more info on products and services - www.gruenedayspa.com
Happy Mother’s Day to all you amazing Mama’s out there!
Your friends in the Gruene Historic District