Happy Mothers Day 2017


News Flash-by George Ruger

For those of you who might not be keeping track of the calendar as well as you should be- This Sunday is Mother's Day.  HHV is here to make sure you are reminded of all the major holidays, in addition to all the Happy News that is taking place in our towns. 

If you are still deciding what to do, consider a Mother's Day brunch at one of your local establishments. The Falcon in Marlboro is hosting a Mother's Day brunch starting at 10am, with music provided by Times Square, a classic A Cappella Doo Wop group.  Novella's in New Paltz will be hosting a Mother's Day Buffet from 11am until 3pm.  The Duo Bistro in Kingston hosts brunch on weekends from 10am-3:30pm.   For those looking for an all day event in an upscale location, Mohonk Mountain House will be hosting a Grand Luncheon Buffet and will include all day access to the property and hiking trails.  Reservations are required for this event.   https://www.facebook.com/events/1900167846896569/  Consider calling ahead if reservations are recommended at any location you want to attend.  Shoe Mom you cared enough to RSVP.

Orange County Choppers Cafe has Mother's Day Mudslides specials for those who are out for an adult beverage or two starting in the afternoon.. 

If the women in your life are on the athletic side, the 5th Annual Mother's Day 5K in Kingston will start at 10am at the YWCA Ulster County, 209 Clinton Avenue, to Keegan Ales, 20 St. James St.  

For the post-holiday recovery, the Gardiner Cupcake Festival will be taking place on May 20th at Wrights Farm.  From their events page- Don't miss the sweetest day of the year! Cupcakes, Food, Wine, Crafts and free kids activities. Bring the whole family, friends and your dog. Worried about all the calories? Enjoy the lovely Cupcake Classic 5K run through the orchards to kick off the day! Save the date May 20th 12-6!  

If distance or circumstances keep you from seeing your Mom or Grandmother this weekend, don't forget a phone call to say hi and share some goodwill.  As always, Hallmark and 1-800 Flowers among others are there for you for just about any event or celebration that you can think of. 

Dad's Day is coming up next month, so keep that in mind as well.