STURBRIDGE -- All moms get free admission to Old Sturbridge Village on Sunday, May 11. The first 200 mothers to arrive will also receive a free gift -- a blend of favorite heirloom seeds from the OSV gardens.
Highlights of the day include a spirited "Moms vs. Kids" tug of war contest on the Village Common, a raffle to win a Village-made tea set, crafts for children to make as Mother's Day gifts, and a tour of the OSV gardens with a focus on medicinal plants used by mothers during the early 19th century. A special brunch will be served at the museum's Oliver Wight Tavern (reservations required).
For times and details, call 800-SEE-1830 or visit osv.org.
STONEHAM -- The Stone Zoo will also offer free admission for all mothers throughout the day from10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Be sure to visit with all the resident animal moms, including white-cheeked gibbon Iggy and her offspring Paddy.
For information, visit zoonewengland.org.
SALEM, N.H. -- Canobie Lake Park features a variety of special discount event days, including Mother's Day, Sunday, May 11, when moms receive free admission and a free lunch.
Details about all the specials are available at canobie.com.