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Mother's Day To-Do's In Georgetown, KY

Written by Michelle Wilson

Who run the world? Moms! - and with Mother’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to shower them with the appreciation they deserve. Whether you are looking for a unique gift, an action-packed adventure, celebratory sweet treat, or a memorable experience together, Georgetown, KY is your one-stop-small-town for making Mother’s Day unforgettable!

The Wine Project
Sip and savor a special moment with your mom at The Wine Project, Georgetown’s craft wine shop and lounge. Pop open a bottle from their extensive selection of locally sourced and small-farm wines or create your own flight from the rotating selection of eight unique options in the self-serve WineStation. Pair your pour with takeout from one of Georgetown’s many local restaurants or bring a charcuterie board to enjoy while sipping and reminiscing.

Whispering Woods Riding Stables
Looking to create new memories with your tween & teen buckaroos? Saddle up and experience a Mother’s Day adventure at Whispering Woods Riding Stables! Enjoy the scenic backwoods of Scott County while riding horseback through heavily wooded trails and beside babbling creeks. With the guidance of experienced instructors, you and your child will learn how to ride and communicate with your gentle giants. Be on the lookout for wildlife roaming about. I spied three deer relaxing by the water on my ride. Pack a picnic for lunch and refuel under the shaded pavilion. There is a petting zoo on premises, so bring along a few extra carrots to share with the goats, pigs, and donkeys, oh my!

Mother’s Day Shopping in Georgetown, KY
Shop small for BIG smiles this Mother’s Day! You’ll be sure to find the perfect gift at one of Georgetown’s stylish boutiques and local gift stores. Shop the latest trends in dresses, tops, jewelry, and accessories for your fashionista mama at em+me boutique. Looking for a one-of-a-kind gift for your one-on-a-kind mom? Miss Behaven offers an exclusive selection of custom designed, upcycled denim jackets created by KY artist, Yolantha Harrison-Pace. Add to cart fan favorites like Swig Life drinkware and KY Proud bath and body products. Take a short stroll down Court Street to The Hidden Trove where you’ll find an assortment of cute and quirky moms day décor, specialty teas paired with local honey, and handmade pieces by Backwoods Jewelry.

Gray Arbor Farm
Brighten your mom’s day with a gift that never goes out of style, a timeless bouquet of fresh flowers from Gray Arbor Farm. A family-run, seasonal cut flower farm, Gray Arbor Farm is committed to offering homegrown and locally sourced floral products. Shop their beautiful floral bouquets and kokedamas at the Scott County Farmers Market on Saturday, May 13th, just in time for Mother’s Day! Pair your petals with local jams, small bath soaps, herbal seasoning blends, and delicious baked items for a “Best-of-the-Bluegrass” themed gift basket. 

Desserts by Rebecca
Finding the perfect sweet treat for your mom is a piece of cake in Georgetown! From delectable cupcakes, yummy banana pudding, colorful macarons, scrumptious cookies, and heavenly brownies, a made-from-scratch confection from Desserts by Rebecca is sure to satisfy every mom’s sweet tooth! Shop in-store and create a personalized box of goodies with all your mom’s favorites or pre-order a variety tray of assorted treats. Be sure to reserve a “mom” themed celebratory cookie bouquet, it doubles as dessert and as a creative brunch centerpiece.  

Rodney’s on Broadway
A Mother’s Day celebration would not be complete without treating your mom to a fabulous culinary experience at Rodney’s on Broadway, where fine dining meets southern charm. Chef Rodney Jones expertly prepares main entrees like prime beef, seafood, duck, and lamb, as well as elevated classics like macaroni & cheese and grits du jour. The Woodford Reserve Shrimp and Diver Scallops paired with corn pudding is my personal favorite! Reserve your table for Mother’s Day weekend inside the beautiful, historic home or under the stars on their newly renovated patio. Order the Show Stopper Sangria, raise your glass, and toast to your most amazing mom!


Untitled designAuthor: Michelle Wilson

Michelle Wilson is the creator of She’s So Single, a brand encouraging women to live their best life with or without a +1. Employing an “I’ll go first” approach, Michelle shares her strategy for solo living and offers tips for attending local events, checking off bucket-list adventures, and dining at restaurants as a confident party-of-one.

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