CitySurfing Orlando’s Picks To Celebrate Mother’s Day 2022 .. #MothersDay #OrlandoRestaurants #VisitOrlando

CitySurfing Orlando’s Picks For Celebrating Mother’s Day

It’s almost Mother’s Day, and 2022 is starting to look a lot better than last year for celebrating your mom/mother figure.

Many restaurants and attractions are back open, and offering special deals or dinners/brunches to enjoy. Plus, a lot of people are now vaccinated, making it safer to spend time together.

I’ve perused all the listings and press emails, and here are CitySurfing Orlando’s picks for celebrating moms on Mother’s Day, May 8, 2022. All prices do not include tax or gratuity (please don’t forget to tip!).

Under the restaurant list are some fun events happening to enjoy with mom, too.

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CitySurfing Orlando’s Picks To Celebrate Mother’s Day 2021

CitySurfing Orlando’s Picks For Celebrating Mother’s Day

It’s almost Mother’s Day, and 2021 is starting to look a lot better than last year for celebrating your mom/mother figure.

Many restaurants and attractions are back open, and offering special deals or dinners/brunches to enjoy. Plus, a lot of people are getting vaccinated, making it safer to spend time together.

I’ve perused all the listings and press emails, and here are CitySurfing Orlando’s picks for celebrating moms on Mother’s Day, May 9, 2021. All prices do not include tax or gratuity (please don’t forget to tip!). Under the restaurant list are some fun events happening to enjoy with mom, too.

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Landmark #Olympus Project Approved by #Clermont City Council

Olympus – an innovative 243-acre master planned community combining sports, wellness, entertainment and residential development

Clermont’s City Council unanimously approved Olympus – an innovative 243-acre master planned community combining sports, wellness, entertainment and residential development – at a May council meeting.

The Olympus project is spearheading the Wellness Way Area, a growth and innovation corridor consisting of 15,000+ acres in close proximity to Orange County’s Horizon West and the western entrance of Walt Disney World.

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Meet Monster Jam Drivers and Their Trucks For Free in Central Florida Jan 21

Monster Jam is coming to the Orlando Citrus Bowl on January 23, but you can meet some of the drivers and their trucks for free around Central Florida on Thursday, January 21.

Monster Jam in Tampa Jan 16 2016 by Kirk Garreans

Approximately 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, Monster Jam trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tires and weigh a minimum of 10,000 pounds. Monster Jam trucks can fly up to 125 to 130 feet (a distance greater than 14 cars side by side) and up to 35 feet in the air, so it takes courage and skill to handle these motorized beasts.

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Orlando Dining Round-Up December 26, 2015: California Grill, McFadden’s, Whole Foods

In this week’s dining news round-up, Disney offers a new brunch, McFadden’s closes, a slew of new openings, plus much more. Ready?

California Grill, at Disney's Contemporary Resort

Walt Disney World’s California Grill, at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, is now offering “Brunch at the Top” on Sundays.

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Out and About: Culver’s Opens in Clermont Bringing Butterburgers to Central Florida

Culver’s, with roots in Wisconsin, has opened its first Central Florida location in Clermont, and we went to check them out.

Culver's Clermont

I have a bit of a personal connection to the restaurant chain. It was the summer before my senior year in high school, when the first Culver’s opened on July 18, 1984, in Sauk City, Wisconsin. I lived in Baraboo, a town a mere 15 minutes away, so of course I had to check it out – especially since I would pass by it every weekend on the way to Madison.

Culver’s first successful franchised restaurant opened in December 1990, less than a block away from the Baraboo High School. Figures, right? Well, since then, Culver’s has expanded to more than 500 restaurants in 22 states, including the newly opened location in Clermont.

Culver's Clermont Double Deluxe ButterBurger with Bacon
A Double Deluxe ButterBurger with Bacon at Culver’s

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Out and About: An Afternoon with Arabian Horses at Al-Marah Arabians Horse Farm in Clermont

I was recently invited to take part in a media day to try the Interactive Horse Experience at the Al-Marah Arabians Horse Farm in Clermont, and I had a wonderful time.

Interactive Horse Experience at the Al-Marah Arabians Horse Farm

If you know anything about Arabian horses or would like to learn and meet some of the National Champions, the Al-Marah Arabians Horse Farm allows unparalleled access to many of it’s award winning stallions, geldings and mares.

The farm’s owner, Mark Miller, founded Arabian Nights and entertained crowds for 25 years at the now closed dinner show. Now the Al-Marah herd has been relocated to an idyllic location in Clermont.

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Clermont Holds Grand Opening for Boathouse on February 28, 2015

Clermont Boathouse

Join the City of Clermont and the Lake County Rowing Association on Saturday, February 28, as they host the grand opening of the Clermont Boathouse.

This new facility is located at 1050 Lake Minneola Drive on the western edge of Waterfront Park, behind the Clermont Historic Village.

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The Crooked Spoon Gastropub in Clermont Hosts Summer Wine Dinner July 19, 2014

Foodies mark your calendars for The Crooked Spoon‘s Summer Wine Dinner on July 19.

This four-course dinner will feature specially paired wines chosen for each dish. The menu includes:

The Crooked Spoon GastropubCOURSE ONE

  • Basil Infused Watermelon, Arugula and Frissee Salad, White Wine Balsamic Vinaigrette
  • Juve y Camps Pinot Noir Rose N/V-Penedes, Spain

COURSE TWO

  • Petite East Coast Clam Bake, Shrimp, Mussels, Potato, Corn and Lemongrass
  • Brocard Chablis Sainte Claire 2012-Burgundy, France

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Lakeridge Winery Hosts Wine and Chocolate Festival in December 2012

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The weekend of December 8 and 9, 2012, Lakeridge Winerywill be holding their Wine and Chocolate Festival.

In addition to celebrating the pairing of wine with chocolate, the weekend will groove to the sounds of live music on the outdoor stage. The Ladyz & The Boyz, Robert Harris, and The Nightly Blues Band will perform on Saturday; BlueStone, Marc Clermont, and Beautiful Bobby Blackmon & the B3 Blues Band will perform on Sunday.

There will be food and drink (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) for purchase. You can also do the vineyard tour.

Event hours are 10am-5pm on December 8 , and 11am-5pm on December 9. A $2.00 donation per person will be accepted at the gate to help benefit the American Heart Association.

Lakeridge Winery is located at 19239 US 27 North in Clermont, FL. Phone is 800-768-9463.

[Image courtesy Lakeridge Winery]

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