Even if you are on vacation in Hilton Head on Mother’s Day, you can’t get away from doing something special for Mom on her day. (And kudos to you for bringing your mom on a Hilton Head vacation!) Or perhaps, this is your significant other’s vacation, and she happens to be the mother of your children. Time to celebrate her! Or, you’re new to the area and need to know how to pamper that special mom in your life. No need to fret! Hilton Head has plenty to make this Mother’s Day unforgettable.

Special Meals


For an unforgettable Mother’s Day brunch and an authentic taste of the fare found on the island, make a reservation at Poseidon. Brunch at Poseidon could become a tradition that Mom doesn’t want to miss for many years!

Sonesta Resort

Brunch at the Sonesta Resort is a big deal. We recommend you make reservations ahead of time to ensure you can spoil mom with the finest breakfast fare on the island.

Special Events

Mother Son Game Night

On Mother’s Day Eve (May 7th), from 5 pm – 8 pm, bring your mom to the Island Rec Center to play some board games or yard games. There will be snacks, music, other activities, and the grand finale of the mothers vs. sons dodgeball game!

Bluffton Mayfest

Before heading over to the Mother-Son Game Night on Saturday, give Mom a day on the town in Bluffton! This FREE event features music, crafts, food, contests, and even an ugliest dog show. It’s sure to keep Mom entertained.n


Of course, since you’re here on the island, anything you do with Mom will be something special. Spend it on the beach, shopping, or even on a bike ride with bikes rented from All-American Bikes! Just don’t forget Mom on May 8th this year. Spoil her with Mother’s Day on Hilton Head and you’re sure to be her favorite.