Mother’s Day weekend is here. You do already have that Mother’s Day gift purchased, wrapped and ready to give, right? No? Well, for all you last-minute shoppers, check out May’s Objects of Desire for some inspiration. Those summery gems are sure to have you in mom’s good graces. And after you’ve found that perfect gift you might as well plan the perfect weekend. Luckily, for you, we’ve got that covered too. Here are three can’t miss weekend events.
Tommy Tune: Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales
WHEN/WHERE: Saturday, May 10, 8 p.m., at Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Avenue in Garden City
WHY GO: Because it’s Broadway legend Tommy Tune’s Long Island debut. Really, he says he hasn’t performed here before. “Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales”, takes a song-and-dance stroll through Tune’s 55-year career.
Open Days Program Garden Tour
WHEN/WHERE: Saturday, May 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Biercuk & Luckey Garden 18 Sayres Path in Wainscott
WHY GO: It’s spring in Long Island. Explore six private gardens in East Hampton, Stony Brook and Wainscott.
PRICING: $5 per garden, Children 12 & under are free
Mother’s Day Jazz Brunch with Gail Storm Trio
WHEN/WHERE: Sunday, May 11, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Suffolk Theater, 118 E. Main Street in Riverhead
WHY GO: It’s Mother’s Day and it’s brunch, plus jazz with the Gail Storm Trio will be fun.
PRICING: Adults $45, Children $25
What are you doing this weekend? Tell us in the comments.