Five Exciting Ways To Celebrate Moms in OC!

May 06, 2022

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and luckily for the last-minute planners, there is no shortage of fun to share with the Moms in your life right here in SoCal! From brunch and bottomless mimosas to fresh Mediterranean eats delivered to mom’s doorstep and family-friendly activities, these are events you’re NOT gonna want to miss! 

Celebrate MOM at Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen with a Champagne Brunch (Brea Downtown and The Irvine Marketplace)

If there’s one thing Orange County can count on for every Mother’s Day at Cha Cha’s, it’s a FESTIVE brunch! This Sunday, May 8th, Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen will offer a two-course Champagne Brunch with an option to add on bottomless mimosas. At the Irvine location, a live band will be kicking off the day with Latin music on the patio. Guests can begin with homemade chips and salsa and chile con queso followed by their choice of starter and any of the following entrees: homemade enchiladas, fresh corn taco, or any one of Cha Cha’s signature entrees such as the Carne Asada con Huevo -- grilled marinated skirt steak with Cha Cha’s potatoes, fried fresh egg, and ranchero sauce. To make reservations or order online, visit

110 W. Birch St., Brea

13126 Jamboree Rd, Irvine.

Make Mom’s Day with FREE Sweets from SAJJ Mediterranean! (Irvine) 

Mom truly deserves the best and nothing says ‘I love you’ more than satisfying that sweet tooth with fresh baklava and chocolate hummus!  Known for its fresh, customizable Mediterranean offerings and utilizing whole, locally-sourced ingredients in all its dishes, SAJJ Mediterranean is gifting all mother figures with a special deal for Mother’s Day. On Saturday, May 7th, and Sunday, May 8th, guests can receive 2 free desserts on all online orders of $30+ with promo code MOM! For more information, visit

Celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend with Brunch & Trivia at TRADE Marketplace! (Irvine)

Get ready for an exciting afternoon of brunch and trivia at TRADE Marketplace! If you’re looking for something fun to do with Mom this weekend then TRADE Marketplace is the place to be! You’ll be able to partake in exciting rounds of trivia hosted by Sunset Trivia and enjoy brunch items from TRADE’s chef-driven eateries! Grab a drink from Center Hub, TRADE’s popular outdoor bar with ten rotating craft beer taps– offering something for everyone! Popular “Dine-In” drinks include the Irvine Old Fashioned or La ChanclaKrisp Fresh Living brings guests premium coffees, lattes, espresso drinks, and breakfast items! For lunch, guests can enjoy food offerings from Tavo’s Cocina (offering authentic Mexican cuisine)Tuk Tuk (TRADE’s newest Thai street food-inspired concept)Champion’s Curry (the internationally-known Japanese curry concept), and OlyvOyl (bringing the zest of the Middle East to TRADE with Levant cuisine)! No sign-up is needed– so head on over to TRADE Marketplace at 11:30 AM to join in on the fun! To learn more about TRADE Marketplace visit

Did someone say bottomless mimosas? Show Mom you care with brunch at The Blind Pig! (Yorba Linda)

Just in time for Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 8th, Yorba Linda’s The Blind Pig Kitchen + Bar has rolled out a BRAND NEW brunch/lunch menu that includes $15 bottomless mimosas, $9 Bloody Marys, and an abundance of New American-fusion menu items. For moms who like their brunch on the sweet side, make sure to order the Boysenberry Pancakes topped with mixed berry compote, whipped cream cheese, and lemon zest as well as the Nutella Parfait! And for moms who err on the savory side, the Chicken Pesto Panini, Spam Loco Moco, and the shredded beef Machaca breakfast scramble are great options! And don’t forget to check out the craft cocktails from the award-winning bar program!

Reservations are highly encouraged. Please visit The Blind Pig’s website to reserve a table and check out the full menu:

4975 Lakeview Ave, Yorba Linda.

A Paint Class That’s Fun for the Whole Family at Mess Hall Market! (Tustin)

Looking for something fun to do for the whole family this Mother’s Day weekend? Head to Mess Hall Market for their first-ever Family Paint Class on Saturday, May 7th from 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM! Master artist, Alexis Rivera, will be leading parents and little ones in a beginner-friendly, step-by-step paint class where they’ll ge the chance to create a wonderful masterpiece! Mess Hall’s food concepts will also be open for everyone to enjoy lunch! Enjoy fresh, $1 slices of pizza from The Big Parm, sophisticated tacos from the premium taqueiria Fonda Moderna or creative burgers from VaKa Burger! To purchase your tickets for Alexis’ Family Paint Class, head to

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