Top 4 Mother’s day outings you will love

While you shouldn't need an excuse to treat your mom, Mother's Day is the perfect time to show your mother how much you care about her.  So if you're on the lookout for something special to do with your mom for Mother's day but are starved for new ideas, take a look at some of our suggestions. Thank God, Joburg has enough going on to keep moms delighted all day long.

Top 4 Mother’s day outings you will love

1.Pack a Picnic and attend the 702 Mother’s Day concert

It is the perfect setting to spend a great day with mom and all the special women in your life. You can expect a great line-up of top musicians and live entertainment that will keep your mom on her feet, singing along and thanking you for this treat.

Date: Mother’s Day, Sunday 11 May
Venue opening time: 08h30
Performance time: 12h00 – 15h00
Entrance fee: Adults – R75; Children under 12 and pensioners over 60 – R45
Tickets available through

2. Take her to the theater

If you want your mom to have a good laugh created by a duo at the top of their game, then don`t miss this inventive and wacky comedy!

The multi-award-winning actress, Louise Saint-Claire, has teamed up with writer-director Greg Homann creating this hilarious one-woman play. Saint-Claire plays all the characters including a granny, a "like, whatever" princess who only talks in SMS speak, and a stuttering adolescent trying to understand this zany household.

Venue: Studio Theatre At Montecasino - Johannesburg And Reef, Gauteng
Date: Sun 11 May 2014 3:15 pm
Tickets info: R150.00


3. Mothers Day Spa treat

Sometimes, all a mom needs is a break from the world and a chance to be pampered. As always, spas are ready to give mom the full euphoria treatment this Mother's Day.  Indulge her to a day of exquisite pampering and heavenly therapies fit for a queen.

Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Tel: 010 226 4688 (Direct)

4. Lunch at the Maslow Hotel should be mandatory

Treat the First Lady to the #1 menu, world-class service, a glass of Warwick’s First Lady official wine for Mother’s day and a mouth-watering lunch selection prepared by award-winning chefs.

There is also the live band performing comprising of members other Johannesburg Youth Orchestra Company (JYOC). A portion of proceeds at Lacuna Bistro during Mother’s Day will be given to the JYOC.

Venue Details: The Maslow Hotel in Sandton
Sunday: 11th May 2014
Start: 13h00
End: 17h00
Cost: R350 per person
Book now on: +27 10 226 4600
Visit the Maslow Hotel website here

However way you choose to spoil your Mom on Sunday, she'll appreciate it.  So go on and spoil. It’s the right thing to do.