Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and everyone wants to make Mom feel loved and appreciated on her special day. If you forgot to reserve a table at your mom’s favorite restaurant for this busy weekend, don’t panic yet! We’ve got you covered with a list of a few of the wonderful restaurant and family activities taking place in Huntington Beach this weekend. So sit back, relax, and enjoy one of Surf City USA's fun Mother’s Day events to show Mom how much she means to you.

Pacific City Mother’s Day

Celebrate Mom at the newest and trendiest shopping and culinary center in Huntington Beach! Treat mom to a free family photo shoot by Jenna Norman Photography when you present $50 in combined same day receipts from any combination of Pacific City stores and restaurants between April 30 and May 7.  

Other fun and free events to celebrate Mom at Pacific City include 10-15 minute chair massages compliments of Equinox, makeup touch ups for Mom by M.A.C. while you wait for your photo to be taken, and a variety of pre-cut wildflower sprigs from Petals & Pop for kids to create a special arrangement for Mom. Don’t miss out on all the fun Mother’s Day events Pacific City has to offer! Enjoy this fun event on Saturday May 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in front of Tommy Bahama.

Sunset Beach Art Festival

Held each year on Mother’s Day weekend, over 150 artists gather on the greenbelt and display their wares while local bands and musicians entertain in the community center. Food, a kid’s booth, a beer and wine pavilion ensures that the entire family will have fun at this event! The Firehouse Art Gallery featuring fine art, student-submitted art from 7 local schools, and complimentary appetizers, desserts and champagne, makes this the perfect place to spend Mother’s Day with Mom and buy her the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Bring the entire family and join the fun on May 7 and 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunset Beach Mother's Day Art Festival

Zimzala Mother’s Day Brunch

For only $65 treat Mom to a special brunch unlike any other. Pick your favorite dishes from Zimzala’s unlimited bars and stations including breakfast, seafood, salad, tacos, pasta, grilled flatbreads, desserts and mimosas.  There’s something here for every palate. What’s not to love! Space is limited and reservations are strongly encouraged.

Zimzala Mother's Day Brunch Flyer

Watertable Mother’s Day Brunch

Enjoy Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday May 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Lighthouse Courtyard and Huntington Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa. Indulge in a corner deli station, pastries, fresh seafood, made-to-order omelets and a carving station. Unlimited champagne, coffee, tea and juices are also included.

Pudding Pots at Watertable

What more could you ask for? Well they even have something for the kids! The exclusive Kid’s Corner serves favorites like mini corn dogs, chicken fingers, wedged fries, white cheddar mac & cheese, and fruit salad. The whole family can enjoy this relaxing and delicious brunch at the luxurious Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa.

Lemon Tart Pastry at Watertable

Mother’s Day Ocean View Brunch at the Waterfront Resort

The Waterfront Resort offers two luxurious brunches for Moms and their families to enjoy. Soak up stunning ocean views in the sunlit Tides Ballroom while feasting on an “over the top” endless buffet with free-flowing Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s and live entertainment.

Join the fun in the fully decorated Grand Ballroom made for family memories. Brunch favorites such artisan cheeses, seafood, carved meats, cooked-to-order omelets, and delicious desserts will be on hand to delight everyone in your party. Enjoy free flowing champagne, bottomless mimosas, and live entertainment to round off a spectacular Mother’s Day Brunch.

Bloody Mary's and Mimosas at Waterfront

Old World “All You Can Eat” Mother’s Day Brunch

Enjoy Mother’s Day brunch at Old World on Sunday, May 8 with bottomless mimosas, European deli cold cuts, imported cheeses, fresh fruit, pastries and more. Their European Deli offers a great selection of gourmet European meats and cheeses and their European Bakery creates beautiful fine European cakes and pastries. Reservations are strongly encouraged for this unique and special all you can eat Mother’s Day brunch.

Old World Patio Seating

8th Annual Huntington Beach Derby Day

This fun alternative Mother’s Day event and fundraiser is perfect for families who want more than just great food. Bring the entire family for a fun afternoon of BBQ, silent auction, pony rides, kid’s crafts, face painting, and best of all – Clydesdales! Enjoy this fun event on May 7 from 1-6 p.m. at the Huntington Beach Equestrian Center and learn more about the Therapeutic Riding Center’s great cause.

Huntington Beach Therapeutic Riding Center


Let us know how you celebrated your Mom on Mother's Day in Huntington Beach by tagging your photos with #SurfCityUSA!