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    Show your gratitude for all that your mother has done by treating her to a favorite tradition of a most delightful Victorian Afternoon Tea. Make it the perfect quaint afternoon catching up and making cherished memories, while enjoying fragrant teas and sparkling wine.

    Treat yourselves to classic French pastries and petite fours, including chocolate tulip cups and cream puffs; delicate tea sandwiches, such as cucumber and smoked salmon with dill goat cheese, deviled egg on brioche and green tea ricotta and pistachio on multi-grain; all served alongside premium loose leaf teas and sparkling wine.

    Afternoon Tea is served at 3 p.m. in The Driskill lobby. Creating incredible memories and treating your mother to an incredible afternoon out is the perfect way to show her just what she means to you this Mother’s Day weekend.

    Want to really make sure mom knows how much you care? Treat her to a weekend at The Driskill. Form a Junior Suite to the Presidential, a weekend at The Driskill will show mom just how irreplaceable she is to you.

    $60 for adults and $40 for children (12-years-old and younger) plus tax and gratuity.

    Reservations can be made by emailing or calling (512) 391-7073.

    KUTX Live at Mueller

    When: Friday, May 6, at 7 pm

    Where: Mueller Amphitheater, 4550 Mueller Blvd., Austin

    Enjoy free live music with the family-friendly Jarbear kicking off the show for kids at 7 pm. The Octopus Project for adults happens at 8 pm.

    Shakespeare in the Park: Macbeth

    When: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, at 8 pm

    Where: Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theatre, 2201 Barton Springs Road, Austin

    The City of Austin, in coordination with Austin Shakespeare, presents William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Join us for our 32nd year of Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park for a military-themed version of Shakespeare’s supernatural story of ambition gone awry.


    When: Saturday, May 7, from 10 am – 3 pm

    Where: Camp Mabry, 2200 W. 35th Street, Austin

    Kids of all ages can play on a wide variety of vehicles while learning about how they help serve their communities. There will also be live music, food trucks, and a Kid Zone complete with a petting zoo, face painting, barrel-train rides and much more. All proceeds benefit

    Fiddlestick Bow Shop Concert for Kids

    When: Saturday, 10:30-11:30 am

    Where: Fiddlestick Bow Shop, 801 Tillery Street, Austin

    Bring the family out to enjoy live music, breakfast tacos and friends! Bring your picnic blanket or folding chair and have some fun with your little ones. $5 per adult and free for kids.

    Umlauf Family Day

    When: Sunday, May 8, from noon – 8 pm

    Where: Umlauf Sculpture Garden, 605 Robert E. Lee Road

    Family Days offer special, hands-on programs designed for families with children, 4-10 years old. Families have the opportunity to explore the Umlauf while engaging in creative activities. Listen to stories, do yoga in the garden, watch sculpture demos, enjoy live music and more. FREE!

    Still undecided on how to spend Mother’s Day? Check out Things to do on Mother’s Day in Austin.


    Here is a list of ideas to do with your mom on Sunday, not everything requires money!

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