CrabFestMother’s Day gifts are great, but many moms will tell you that what they really want is to just spend some time with their kids. Why not do both by taking her on a trip to do some shopping, or maybe just enjoying a glass of wine or a festive event? Here are some ideas for activities going on this Mother’s Day weekend across the state:

ARLINGTON: Texas Scottish Festival and Highland Games, May 8-10

AUSTIN: Ballet Austin Presents “Swan Lake,” May 8-10

BOERNE: Art Waddle Neighborhood Art Walk, May 9

BOERNE: Boerne Market Days, May 9-10

BOWIE: Second Monday Trade Days, May 8-10

BRYAN: Sip and Shop, May 9

CRYSTAL BEACH: Texas Crab Festival, May 8-10

FORT WORTH: Fairmount Tour of Historic Homes, May 9-10

GLADEWATER: Apron Strings, May 9

JOHNSON CITY: Art, Wine and Live Music, May 10

LEWISVILLE: Chalk This Way Festival, May 9

MARBLE FALLS: Main Street Market Day, May 9

MARBLE FALLS: Mayfest, May 7-9

McKINNEY: Second Saturday Bird Walk, May 9

McKINNEY: Second Saturday on the Downtown Square, May 9

RICHMOND: Mother’s Day Victorian Luncheon, May 9 (advance reservations required)

RIO GRANDE CITY: Mother’s Day Trolley Tour, May 8

ROCKPORT: Nautical Flea Market, May 9-10

WEIMAR: Gedenke!, May 9-10

WHARTON: A Bouquet for Mother’s Day, May 9

WIMBERLEY: Second Saturday Gallery Trail, May 9


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