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Things To Do In Manchester On Mothers Day 2024

Mothers Day Manchester Things To Do
17 Feb 2024

Get out and about with your mum with our top picks of things to do this Mother’s Day In Manchester for 2024.

For 2024 Mother’s Day will fall early on Sunday 10th March. Going out for the day is a great way to celebrate the special lady in your life.

Whether you’re a mum organising it for yourself or looking for a treat for someone else we have been on the lookout for the best things to do in Manchester this Mother’s Day 2024.

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Mother’s Day Lunches and Brunches  in Manchester 

Treat your mum to a great Mother’s Day Lunch in Manchester.

There are lots of options to choose from lunches with sing-a-alongs and tribute acts to amazing menus. 

Here are our top picks for 2024

Tom Jones Tribute Mothers Day Sing-a-long lunch, Village Hotel Hyde 

Mumma Mia Mothers Day Sing Along Lunch Village Hotel Ashton
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Village Hotel Hyde is celebrating Mother’s Day with a fun Tom Jones Tribute act 

Ideal for families you will be able to sing along to the best of the Tom Jone’s hits.

You will also be treated to a special 3-course lunch along with a cocktail for mum.

Read More >>> Mother’s Day at Village Hotel Hyde 

Mumma Mia Mothers Day Sing-a-long lunch, Ashton Village Hotels

Mumma Mia Mothers Day Sing Along Lunch Village Hotel Ashton
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Village Hotel Ashton is celebrating Mother’s Day with a good old sing-a-long. 

Ideal for families you will be able to sing along to the Mamma Mia movie songs and ABBA hits with their live performers.

You will also be treated to a special 3-course lunch along with a cocktail for mum.

Read More >>> Mother’s Day at Village Hotel Ashton 

Mother’s Day Michael Bublé Tribute, Bolton Stadium Hotel 

Mums can enjoy a special Mothers Day Michael Bublé Tribute event 

You can enjoy the smooth and soulful sounds of the incredible Michael Bublé tribute artist, enjoy a 2 course lunch and a glass of fizz on arrival. 

The event will start at 1.00 pm and tickets cost £30.00 plus booking fee.

Mother’s Day Luxury Lunch, RE: TREAT Lowry Hotel 

Give your mum some ‘me’ time with this Mother’s Day Luxury Lunch, RE: TREAT Lowry Hotel.

The event includes a one hour yoga session is suitable for all abilities and will be followed by guided, relaxation. Then a nourishing brunch with tea and coffee in the 5* Lowry Hotel.

Plus mums will leave thoughtfully created gift bags to take home. 

The event will run from 9.30 am to 11.30 pm and tickets cost £38.00 plus booking fee. 

Mother’s Day Sunday Lunch Malmaison Manchester 

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a lovely Sunday Lunch at Malmaison Manchester.

You can enjoy succulent meats, seasonal vegetables, and all the trimmings.

Plus you can offer a toast to Mum with a complimentary glass of champagne.

Places cost £32.50 per person and need to be booked in advance. 

To book Mother’s Day Lunch at Malmaison Manchester see here. 

Mother’s Day Lunch and Gift, The Metropolitan Manchester 

The Metropolitain Manchester
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The Metropolitan in Manchester is hosting a lovely Mother’s Day Lunch for 2024.

There is an option of 2 courses for £23.00 or 3 courses for £28.00. 

The menu features choices such as glazed chicken skewers and sweet potato falafel for starters. Roasts along with a selection of mains such as burgers and fish and chips.

Dessert choices include chocolate brownies, sticky toffee sponge and crumble. 

Mums will receive also a Mother’s Day gift including a Chase branded gift box, a Chase mini Seville Marmalade & Schweppes Tonic to take home. 

Details and how to book the Mother’s Day Lunch at The Metropolitan Manchester 

Mother’s Day Lunch and Live Pianist, Smokies Oldham 

This Mother’s Day enjoy a three-course lunch and a live pianist. 

The menu includes choices such as Pâté with caramelised red onion chutney, Pan Fried Fillet of Salmon, Roast Beef, White chocolate and raspberry cheesecake and Chocolate Profiteroles.

Plus they have a separate children’s menu.

Tickets to the Smokies Mother’s Day Lunch cost £30.00 for adults and £15.00 for children. 

Mother’s Day Family Days Out 

If you want to get out and about with the kids this Mother’s Day lots of family attractions in and around Manchester will be running special events. 

From Mother’s Day markets to mum goes free offers,  fun fairs, boat trips and more. Here are some great days out for Mother’s Day 2024. 

Mother’s Day Market Heaton Park

Heaton Park events

Heaton Park always makes a great day out, there are great playgrounds to keep the kids entertained, plus two lovely cafes and lots of lovely walks. 

This Mother’s Day they have something extra to offer with their Heaton Park Mother’s Day Market. 

The market will run from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm and will be located in the Stables Courtyard. 

Mothers Day Weekend Fun Fair, Woodbank Park, Stockport

Heaton Park Fun Fair ride
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Enjoy a family fun fair at Woodbank Park over Mother’s Day weekend. 

There will be an array of rides including a big wheel and inflatables. Prices start at £1.50 with their special offer. 

Read More >>> Fun Fair At Woodbank Park Stockport 

Mother’s Day Cruise, Manchester River Cruise

Manchester River Cruises

Take your mum on a lovely cruise around Salford Quays and Manchester Ship Canal on the Manchester River Cruise Mother’s Day Cruise.

You can enjoy a 60-minute cruise on the Isabella and you can pre-order cake and fizz when booking tickets. 

The cruises will be running every 75 minutes from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm.

Tickets cost £12.00 for adults and £6.00 for children. The cake and fizz can be pre-booked for £5.00

Mums Go Free at Cockfields Farm 

Cockfields Farm Half Term

Cockfields Farm in Oldham are offering free entry for mums over Mother’s Day Weekend. 

The farm will be offering its usual fun and activities, including animal holding and feeding, outdoor play areas and more. 

One mum will go free for each paid ticket. Booking in advance is recommended. 

Details about the Mums Go Free offer at Cockfields Farm here. 

Free Tea and Cake for Mums at Reddish Vale Farm

Reddish Vale Farm
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Reddish Vale Farm will be offering free treats to mums who visit over Mother’s Day weekend. 

The farm will offer animal activities such as pony grooming and meeting baby animals, plus they have both indoor and outdoor play, tractor rides and more. 

Mums will receive a free hot drink and cake per paying child on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th March 2024. 

More information and to book tickets to Reddish Vale Farm for Mother’s Day here. 

Mums Go Free at Yorkshire Wildlife Park 

Polar bear Yorkshire Wildlife Park
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Yorkshire Wildlife Park is offering mums entry for free over Mother’s Day Weekend. 

The offer will run on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th March and it will allow all mums and grandmothers free entry with a paying adult or child when pre-booked. 

The Yorkshire Wildlife Park is home to a large array of animals from lions and tigers to giraffes and rhinos and even polar bears. 

Adults tickets cost £24.99 and children’s tickets cost £20.99. There is only one free ticket per transaction. 

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea’s In Manchester 

What better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than with a lovely afternoon tea?

There are lots of afternoon teas available to book on Mother’s Day including unlimited options. 

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea, Tatton Park

Tatton Park Mother's Day Afternoon Tea
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Tatton Park is offering you the chance to treat your mum this Mother’s Day to a lovely afternoon tea.

Held in the Gardener’s Cottage tea room the afternoon tea will include: 

  • A selection of delicious finger sandwiches and savoury specials including our Peri Peri Roast Chicken and Tomato and Fresh Basil Bruschetta
  • A selection of sweet treats from a rich Ferrero Rocher Chocolate & Hazelnut Mousse to our delicious Raspberry White Chocolate Cheesecake Slice
  • A uniquely flavoured warm scones like our Cointreau and Candied Citron Scone with Marmalade and Clotted Cream 
  • Your  choice of tea by Tea from the Manor and coffee from our handpicked selection, supplied by Farrer’s Coffee

They also have a separate afternoon tea for children and dietary requirements can be catered for. 

The Tatton Park Afternoon Tea costs £32.95 for adults, £12.50 per child. Plus you can add on a glass of prosecco for £5.00.

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea at Moorish, Heaton Moor

The Moorish in Heaton Moor will be hosting a Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea.

The event will include finger sandwiches and cakes with tea and prosecco.

Places cost £20.00 per adult and £10.00 per child and need to be booked in advance. 

More about the Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea at the Moorish here. 

Mother’s Day Afternoon at Dobies Garden Centre

Dobbies Mother's Day Afternoon Tea
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Dobbies Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea is back for 2024. 

You will be able to enjoy three tiers of savoury and sweet treats including sandwiches, quiche, sausage roll, scones with clotted cream and jam and a selection of sweet treats including profiteroles, roulade and a mini macaron.

It will be served with unlimited tea or coffee a glass of fizz or Franklin and Sons soft drink. 

Mums will also receive a beautiful miniature indoor rose worth over £10.

Tickets cost £20.00 for adults and £8.50 for children version of afternoon tea.

The event is available at both the Altrincham and Marple locations. 

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea, The Ashcroft,  Rochdale

Join The Ashcroft for Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea for 2024. 

Not only will there be a selection of sandwiches, and sausage roll cakes by BC Bakes there will also be entertainment by Francesca Dennison

The event will run from 12.00 and places cost £16.50 for adults, £9.95 for children and you can add on prosecco for £5.50 per person 

Mother’s Day Unlimited Afternoon Tea Buffet, The Lowry 

What is better than an afternoon tea than an unlimited afternoon tea buffet? The Lowry Hotel is offering the chance to treat your mum to just that this Mother’s Day.

The menu includes savoury delights such as hot smoked salmon, ham and mustard on ciabatta, the sweets include Crème Brûlée Tart and Carrot Cake. Plus of course, there will be a selection of plain and fruit scones with clotted cream and strawberry preserves. 

The Lowry Mother’s Day Unlimited Afternoon Tea Buffet costs £42.50 per adult and £15.00 for children. 

Mother’s Day Craft Workshops 

Mums can keep busy this Mother’s Day with fun workshops and crafting sessions.

From paint and sip events to flower arranging, discover some fun events for mums below. 

Mother’s Day Floral Arranging, Tatton Park 

Mother's Day Flower Workshop Tatton Park
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Join North and Flower at Tatton Park and create a gorgeous floral arrangement in a vase to take home.

You’ll also learn about growing flowers for cutting and how to condition and care for your blooms. 

There will be hands-on tuition, guidance on design principles, environmentally friendly floristry techniques and more.

Workshops are suitable for beginners with no previous experience with all materials and a vase is included. The sessions cost £80 per person.

Details and how to book the Mother’s Day Floral Arranging workshop at Tatton Park here. 

Paint Monet for Mother’s Day, Seven Bro7hers, Manchester 

Join Pop Painting for a Mother’s Day Sip and Paint event in Manchester.

With the theme of Monet’s Water Lillies painting you will be able to try your hand at impressionistic brushstrokes with a glass in your hand. 

The Mother’s Day sip and paint will run from 3.30 pm to 6.00 pm and tickets cost £35.99 plus booking fee. 

Mother’s Day Cork and Canvas, New Century House, Manchester 

Mums can celebrate with a Mother’s Day Cork and Canvas event in Manchester 

There will be a chance where to paint a beautiful floral canvas and sip on their favourite drink.

The event will run from 12.30 pm to 2.30 pm and tickets cost £29.99 plus booking fee. 

International Women’s Day Celebration, RHS Bridgewater Gardens

International Woman's Day Celebration, RHS Bridgewater Garden
Credit RHS Bridgewater Garden

To mark International Women’s Day, RHS Bridgewater Gardens will be hosting a nature-themed celebration on Mother’s Day. 

The event will include talks from women who have careers in horticulture.  There will be talks by Becky Searle, Steph Hafferty, and Sharon Hockenhull as well as women in our horticultural and curatorial teams. 

The events will run from 10.30 am to 4.00 pm the event is free but normal entry fees apply.

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