Mother’s Day is a special occasion to honour the incredible women in our lives who have nurtured, guided, and loved us unconditionally. This year, why not treat your mum to a memorable day out in the charming town of Kingston upon Thames? With its picturesque riverside setting, historic landmarks, and vibrant atmosphere, Kingston offers a plethora of activities to make Mother’s Day truly unforgettable.

Stroll by the River Thames

Start the day with a leisurely stroll along the banks of the River Thames. Riverside Walk in Kingston boasts stunning views and a peaceful ambiance, perfect for a quiet moment of reflection and appreciation. Take in the beauty of the river, watch the boats glide by, and enjoy the fresh morning air with your mum by your side.

Brunch at Riverside Walk

After your stroll, treat your mum to a delicious brunch at one of Kingston’s charming riverside cafes. Indulge in mouth-watering dishes ranging from traditional English breakfasts to freshly baked pastries and artisanal coffee. With its cosy ambiance and scenic views, a riverside café provides the ideal setting for a relaxed and intimate Mother’s Day celebration.

Get a Thoughtful and Personalised Gift

Join Jo Malone London in store to celebrate the launch of their Brit Collection. Discover scents with stories to treasure whilst you enjoy a complimentary London Essence Co. Ginger Beer, inspired by the lively and warming limited-edition cologne. You can also visit in store with the Mother figure in your life to experience their fragrances until the 10th March, learn about the art of Scent Layering and find a combination that is uniquely yours. To give it that personal and loving touch, complete your purchase with a personalised wax seal stamp on the 2nd and 9th of March!

Buy a Bouquet

Everyone loves a beautiful bouquet of blossoms, especially now it’s coming up to Spring! Express your love for the motherly figure in your life at Blue Florist, located by Kingston train station, or Zoe’s Flowers, nestled within the bustling Ancient Market Place.

Order a Cake from Lola’s Cupcakes

Make your Mother’s Day celebration extra special by pre-ordering a custom cake from Lola’s Cupcakes! Surprise your mum with a beautifully decorated cake personalised just for her. From classic Victoria sponge to indulgent chocolate, Lola’s Cupcakes offers a wide range of mouthwatering options to satisfy every sweet tooth. Place your order in advance to ensure availability!

Take a Cruise Down the River 

Experience an unforgettable Mother’s Day treat with Turks Launches’ special 2-hour Afternoon Tea cruise along the River Thames. Departing at 2pm and returning at 4pm, this leisurely cruise is the perfect way to spoil your motherly figure while enjoying the scenic beauty of the river. Indulge in a delightful afternoon tea experience as you cruise between Kingston and the historic Hampton Court Palace. Don’t forget to take advantage of the discounts on pre-ordered Prosecco to add a touch of sparkle to your celebration!

Dinner & Drinks

Treat your mum to an unforgettable culinary experience this Mother’s Day! End the day on a high note with a sumptuous dinner at one of Kingston’s finest dining establishments – Kingston has a whole host of venues throughout the town. Whether you’re looking for dinner with a view at one of the restaurants at Riverside Walk, or a hearty roast at one of Kingston’s many pubs, the options are endless! Some of our restaurants are also running Mother’s Day specials and set menus – including a £36 set menu at Al Forno, a free bottle of pink fizz for every table booked for groups of 4+ at Las Iguanas, a complimentary glass of bubbles for mum at Browns, plus a Mother’s Day celebration menu at Pizza Express. Check out our Eat & Drink page for more inspiration.

Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate and honour the extraordinary women who have shaped our lives with their love and wisdom. This Mother’s Day, show your mum how much she means to you by treating her to a day out in the beautiful town of Kingston upon Thames. From riverside strolls to delicious dining, Kingston offers the perfect backdrop for showcasing just how much your motherly figure means to you.