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Mother's Day by MHC

Mother's Day by MHC

Mother’s Day; the one day dedicated to showcasing our love and appreciation for all that they do to make our lives special. How do you plan to show mom thanks this year? With special events, an exciting arts & culture scene, and unique shops, Martinsville-Henry County has something to offer all moms.

MHC Events on Mother’s Day Weekend:

Wine Tasting at Hamlet Vineyards (Sunday, May 9th) - a tasty and delightful way to spend the afternoon relaxing.

Mountain Bike Ride at Laurel Mountain Trails- a way to spend an active afternoon with mom.

Yarn Picnic at Pop’s Farm (Friday, May 7th & Saturday, May 8th) – spend the weekend rocking out with your music-loving mama.

Gifts for Mom From MHC:

For the art-loving mom, be sure to stop by Studio 107 and browse all of the beautiful hand-made pieces available, from jewelry to woodturning, from paintings to fibers and more.

For the history & cultural loving mom, we suggest a membership to: Piedmont Arts, the Virginia Museum of Natural History, the Martinsville-Henry County Heritage Center & Museum, or FAHI.

For the mom who loves to be pampered, we suggest a spa gift certificate from one of MHC’s award-winning spas such as The Village Spa, Reflections Day Spa, or Indigo Wellness Spa or a gift from Imagination Lavender Farm

For the fashionable mom, we suggest a gift certificate to one of our local boutiques like SMP The Boutique Uptown , SMS Boutique, J. Jones Limited, Ariel’s, Pieces Boutique, or Janice Cain Stationery and Gifts.

For the mom who loves to read, we suggest Books and Crannies for her favorite literature or latest release.

Also, don’t forget about the VisitMartinsville Gift Shop for trinkets and reminders of home or a favorite vacation spent in MHC. You can shop on-line 24/7 or stop by the state-certified Visitor Center during regular business hours to browse the shop. Items include Martinsville – Henry County gear as well as Virginia is for Lovers gear! Free gift wrapping available.

Oh, and don’t forget the chocolates from Cocoa Trail Chocolates!

For even more gift ideas visit our Shopping page or for more ideas of ways to spend time with your mother this Mother’s Day, be sure to check out our Events Calendar for upcoming events and information on how to spend quality time with mom in Martinsville-Henry County, VA!