Mother’s Day Weekend
May 12 – 14, 2017
Treat Mom to a weekend away, with or without the family, at our Victorian castle resort. This special Mother’s Day Weekend offers activities, events, and adventures for every Mom—from active to crafty!
A Mother’s Day Weekend is not complete without a nature-inspired treatment at our award-winning spa. Moms can soak in our outdoor heated mineral pool, indulge in the eucalyptus steam room and dry rock sauna, or just curl up with a good book on the veranda.
Kids’ Club will be in session over this weekend.
Kids’ Club Hours:
9:30am – 12:30 pm: Ages 2-12
2pm – 5pm: Ages 2-12
7-8:30pm: Ages 4-12
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
FRIDAY MAY, 12
Special Mother’s Day edition in the style of the classic game show Family Feud. It’s a great time for the whole family. Watch Moms compete to be the next winner!
SATURDAY, MAY 13
Early Morning Nature Hike
Join Mohonk Naturalist Michael Ridolfo leads Moms and all other birders, naturalists or curiosity seekers on a walk to find morning birds and other natural wonders in the early hours. 2 miles. Easy pace.
Fairy Garden Workshop
Design and create your very own miniature enchanted garden to take home! Additional fee for this activity. Space is limited, first come first served.
Join an Activities Staff member out on the range for hands-on introduction to archery focusing on safety and basic target skills. Ages 13 and up. Up to 25 people. All participants must go through a 15 minute safety protocol at the beginning of the session. This cannot be repeated if missed.
Please join one of our Mohonk staff for this fun and challenging survival skill. Up to 40 people. Ages 13 and up. Closed-toe shoes required. All participants must go through a 15 minute safety protocol at the beginning of the session. This cannot be repeated if missed.
Who would ever turn down a cupcake decorated with love? Have fun creating your very own Mother’s Day treat for Mom!
SUNDAY, MAY 14
11am – noon
Mother’s Day Photo Booth
Strike a pose and capture memories to last a lifetime, keep it classy or add in props sure to make you smile for the camera. One photo per group, please. Complimentary.
11:30am – 2:30pm
Mother’s Day Grand Luncheon
Our delicious Mother’s Day Grand Luncheon will tempt you with culinary delights! Indulge in our selection of international and domestic cheeses, galantines and pâtés, an array of smoked and cured seafood, shrimp cocktail, and salads. Enjoy carved-to-order meats, hot specialties, including vegetarian and vegan entrées, and of course, a bounty of delectable desserts. Mother’s Day Grand Luncheon Buffet Menu.
Mother’s Mindfulness (and Dads, Too!)
Join Dr. Nina Smiley, co-creator of The Three-Minute Meditator, to learn how mindfulness can enhance relationships—with your spouse, your children and yourself! This Mother’s Day, we want to give you a gift of mindfulness!
Rest and Relaxation
Nature-Inspired Spa Treatment
Along with activities, Mother’s Day is also a time to relax! Sleep in, have a snack at Continental Breakfast, and then delight in a treatment at our award-winning spa—voted the #1 Resort Spa in the United States by readers of Condé Nast Traveler.
Reservations are required for spa services.
Yoga & Meditation Classes
Be sure to look at our daily Activities Schedule. We offer complimentary yoga, fitness, and mediation classes every week.
Moms, this is your weekend to unwind . . . simply let us know how you’d like to do so!
Availability is limited. For reservations, please call .
When you visit during Mother’s Day Weekend, your overnight package includes:
- Three meals daily featuring fresh, locally sourced cuisine from our farm-to-table partners
- Access to more than 85 miles of the Hudson Valley’s best hiking trails
- Boating and, fishing on Lake Mohonk
- Daily Guided “House History” Tours of our National Historic Landmark resort
- Guided Nature Hikes with stunning views of the Catskill Mountains
- Yoga, Meditation, and Fitness Classes
- Indoor Heated Pool with underwater music
- Afternoon tea and cookies in our historic Lake Lounge
- Nightly Evening Entertainment
- Special Events and activities See schedule of activities >
A la carte experiences available to overnight guests:
- A full menu of nature-inspired treatments at our award-winning spa
- The Carriage Lounge, featuring a full bar and handcrafted cocktails as well as hyperlocal draft beer and hard cider
- An award-winning wine list in our Main Dining Room
- Horseback riding, carriage rides, and pony rides