Cheers to the woman who always has all the answers. On Mother's Day (and every other day, for that matter) she deserves the best. Our roundup of things to do in + around Newport includes the perfect restaurants (brunch is essential), relaxing harbor tours, vineyards and breweries and so much more to show mom just how much you love her.

 

 

 

 

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BLITHEWOLD: THE GATEWAY TO SPRING

When: Through May
WhereBlithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum

Each April, tens of thousands of Daffodils trumpet the arrival of Spring at Blithewold Mansion in Bristol. The well-known daffodil display blankets the 33-acre seaside estate with more than fifty thousand daffodils. 

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MOTHER'S DAY TEA

When: Sunday, May 12; 3:00 - 4:00 PM
WhereBlithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Admission: $30

Treat the mom(s) in your life to cups of tea, freshly baked scones with sweet cream, and a three-tiered tray filled with sweet and savory delights. The price for tea includes admission to the mansion and grounds, so be sure to leave time for touring.

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RAIL EXPLORERS SUNDAY BRUNCH

When: Sunday, May 12; 9:00 AM 
Where: Rail Explorers
Admission: $90 for two

Climb aboard pedal-powered rail bikes set on abandoned railroad tracks and travel along the shore during a Southern Circuit ride. You'll stop at Bayside Station for brunch featuring mimosas, bloody marys, muffins, fruit and Death Wish coffee. 

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VINEYARD LIVE MUSIC SERIES

When: Sunday, May 12; 1:00 - 4:00 PM
Where: Newport Vineyards
Admission: Free

Enjoy live music alongside fresh beer made in-house or Newport Vineyards wines. Music is held in the tasting room. No tickets or cost required.

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EXPERIENCES

Once you've had a mimosa (or two), celebrate mom with these exciting tours and experiences in + around Newport.

 

 

 

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