Now that you have  your Spa Week Gift Card ready to go for Mother’s Day, here are 6 mom-worthy events happening this weekend across the country.  From wine tasting to art festivals, these events will make for some long-lasting mommy memories.

New Cannan, CT

St. Mark’s 62nd Annual May Fair & Strawberry Festival on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in New Cannan. There are carnival rides and games to try out, goods to shop for at its flea market and plenty of homemade red berry treats to sample. For more information, visit St.Marks New Cannan’s website.

Hoboken, NJ

Mother’s Day Weekend for a Fam­ily Por­trait Mini-​shoot. A per­fect ‘no-​size’ gift for all the moms and grand­moms on your list. Saturday, May 7 & Sunday, May 8. Enjoy a 30 minute photo ses­sion with pho­tog­ra­pher Mac Hartshorn at their Hoboken Studio or at Pier A in Hoboken. Contact the stu­dio for special pric­ing package and to reserve your spot. (201) 610‑1199. View exam­ples of Mac’s pho­tog­ra­phy on his port­fo­lio.

Chadds Ford, PA

Mother’s Day Weekend at The Winery, Saturday and Sunday. In honor of Mother’s Day, wine tastings will be free for moms and grandmas. The winery also has an outdoor Flower Market, where you pick up a bouquet or two, plus light picnic snacks available for purchase so that you and your family can enjoy a picnic on the winery’s grounds. Ticket Pricing: $8 for wine tasting, register at  www.chaddsford.com or call: 610-388-1419

Durham, NC

Traditional Japanese Tea Gathering.10:45am-12pm, Mother’s Day and Children’s Tea, Duke University. Experience the warmth of a traditional Japanese tea gathering in the Duke Gardens teahouse. Enjoy the aesthetics, poetry and serenity of this rich tradition over an enticing bowl of whisked green tea and a Japanese confection. Guests will meet at the Doris Duke Center and be escorted to the teahouse for this intimate gathering. Cost $25; family rate of $30 per adult and child. For more info, visit http://www.gardens.duke.edu

St Paul, MN

Minnesota ZooMacy’s Mother’s Day Weekend, May 7 and 8 Bring your special mom to meet some of our special animal mothers during our Macy’s Mother’s Day Weekend celebration. Moms are free both Saturday and Sunday.

Sunset Beach, CA

Mother’s Day Art Festival, May 7 and 8, 2011. The 44th Annual event is a free admission event always held on Mother’s Day Weekend. The festival includes bands, art exhibits, vendor booths, food booths and raffles for items. The festival is hosted by Las Damas, a woman’s nonprofit club in Sunset Beach that does good deeds through funds raised for special causes.

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