Here are some of the best activities our area has to offer.
If year after year you’re celebrating Mother’s Day by gifting Mom a new mug, it might be time to mix it up. Tysons offers no shortage of fine dining, luxury services and fun experiences for the entire family. Whether Mom’s a thrill-seeker, a brunch lover or a spa enthusiast, here are five fun ways to celebrate this year’s Mother’s Day on May 13.
Enjoy Mother’s Day Brunch at the Ritz Carlton.
Treat Mom to an elegant brunch in the Ritz Carlton’s Grand Ballroom, where the hotel’s gourmet chefs will serve exquisite dishes featuring spring’s freshest flavors. The Grand Ballroom will also feature live music and a children’s area complete with a coloring station and children’s buffet. Tickets are $89 for adults and $40 for children. Interested parties are required to make a reservation.
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Take a day trip to a winery
Tysons residents are fortunate to have access to some of Virginia’s most breathtaking wineries. Among these is James Charles Winery & Vineyard in Winchester, which offers an annual wine-country Mother’s Day picnic. Families can choose from three picnic menu options, enjoy live music, take in stunning views and, of course, wet their palates with plenty of wine.
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Tysons residents work hard and play hard too, and moms are no exception. Dolce Vita Spa is one of the area’s most popular venues for total relaxation where Mom can completely unwind. Let her choose from an array of services, including a Celebrity Glow Facial, a Lava Stone Massage, Collagen Boosting Facial and other well-deserved indulgences.
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Take a family hike at Scott’s Run Nature Preserve
If mom’s an outdoor enthusiast then spend a day enjoying Scott’s Run right here in McLean. The trail offers incredible views and ends at an impressive waterfall. Hikers can follow the marked trail or forge their own path along the Potomac for a relaxing day in nature.
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Paint and Sip at Pinot’s Palette
Do something different this Mother’s Day with a paint-and-sip night at Pinot’s Palette, where the whole family can make memories over painting together. Mom and children of age can enjoy wine by the glass while they craft their masterpieces.
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