Patch Picks: Mother's Day in Oconee
Here are more great ideas on how to celebrate your sweet Mama!
Of course Mom deserves to be celebrated and appreciated every day, but especially on Mother's Day! Here are special ways to show your Mother some love around Oconee County:
Classic City Band Mother's Day Concert: Featuring OCHS graduate and UGA Senior Meg Taylor, who has been accepted to London Royal Academy of Opera. She will be performing Ava Maria as well as a variety of favorite classical pieces. You won't want to miss this one! Sunday, May 8, 3 p.m. at Oconee Presbyterian Church, 2601 Hog Mountain Road, Watkinsville.
Downtown Watkinsville Shopping: Make Mom's whole weekend with shopping at downtown Watkinsville's adorable variety of boutiques and galleries, lunch at your choice of several delicious offerings, much deserved pampering at a variety of salons, all within walking distance of each other. Park once and stroll the historical downtown district. Then take her back on Sunday for brunch at Girasole's.
Peddler's Wagon Floral Delivery: Wait until you see the gorgeous bouquets available on the website, for local or nationwide delivery; pick up available; many price ranges, 1430 Capital Ave Suite 105 (706) 769-5466.
Thomas Orchards & Nursery: Give Mom rose bushes to last all summer. Be sure to go early for the best selection; beautiful hanging baskets; mixed containers that are ready to go, or they will help you put one together with all Mom's favorites; gift items galore as well; 6091 Macon Hwy, 706-769-5011.