If you’re looking for a special way to celebrate Mother’s Day, we’ve got just the ticket. As always, Mother’s Day falls in the heart of Rhododendron season here in Fort Bragg, and once again these showy flowers promise to be in full glorious bloom.
Merchants in Historic Downtown Fort Bragg will join garden lovers May 9-11 to create a memorable Mother’s Day Weekend. Three major events are planned during the 2014 Fort Bragg Rhododendron Festival:
National Public Gardens Day (May 9)
The Historic Downtown Rhododendron Walk (May 10)
The 37th Annual John Druecker Memorial Rhododendron Show & Plant Sale at the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens(May 10-11)
While You’re Here, Treat Mom To Brunch On The Historic Skunk Train — Or Go Kayaking!
Every year the historic Skunk Train offers a special Mother’s Day Brunch ride through the spectacular redwoods. It’s a family favorite, and not to be missed.
It turns out that this Mother’s Day weekend, Liquid Fusion Kayaking is offering two fun events:
A Sea Kayak Rock Garden Class on May 10: Learn the sea kayak skills to play and explore rock gardens.
The Second Sunday Sea Kayak Coastal Tour on May 11: Take a kayaking tour of one of Mendocino Coast’s many beautiful coastal areas.
Book Your Accommodations Now
There’s still time to book a room in one of the area’s hotels and cozy Bed and Breakfasts. But don’t wait too long, rooms book fast as we get closer to Mother’s Day. Visit http://www.fortbragg.com/stay/ for a complete listing of accommodations.