Mother’s Day Events In Destin, Florida

If you’re taking mom to Destin over Mother’s Day, I am sure she’s already feeling like a queen! Now it’s time to find the right place to take her to! There are a lot of great choices from a lunch cruise to fabulous dining. Destin has something for everyone. The list below outlines some of the must-experience locations. Enjoy your time with mom! 🙂

SunQuest Cruise’s Mother’s Day Lunch

Want to experience something unique with mom? Take her cruising while she dines! SunQuest Cruises invites you to aboard the Solaris for a mother’s day celebration she will never forget!

Where: Baytowne Marina Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort 9300 Emerald Coast Parkway Miramar Beach, Florida 32550
When: May 8, 2011
Time: 12:15pm Boarding Time
Price and information: $55.00 for 11 and up $25.00 Children 3-10 $15.00 For Infants 0-2 (no meal served with this ticket) Menu 1st Course: Hearts of Romaine Salad, Mandarin Oranges, Candied Pecans, Goat Cheese, Orange Blossom Vinaigrette 2nd Course: Choose one of the following for every guest age 11 and up: Grilled Gulf Fish, Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes, Blue Crab Succotash Pan Roasted Free Range Chicken Picatta, Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes, Tiny Green Beans, Capers and Garlic Grilled Pork Tenderloin, Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes, Sufferin Succotash Children’s Menu: (Ages 3-10) choose from Cheese Pizza or Chicken Tenders 3rd Course: Chef’s choice of dessert. Tax and gratuity not included.

Please Contact Direct for reservations and restrictions: SunQuest Cruise

Source: Mother’s Day Flyer


Mother’s Day Brunch at the Hilton Sandestin

Where: 4000 South Sandestin Boulevard, Destin, FL 32550
When: Sunday, May 8, 2011
Time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Price: Please call location for pricing at (850) 267-9500, ext. 44.

Treat mom to a gourmet Mother’s Day Brunch at the Hilton Sandestin Beach with a feast that will make her feel like royalty with main course selections such as herb-crusted grouper; pecan-crusted chicken, seafood potpie, chef-carved New York strip and steamship round of pork with antipasto choices and variety of sides. Children will enjoy a special kid’s buffet. To top off the delicious day is a delectable array of house-made desserts created by Hilton’s own award-winning Pastry Chef Derryck Adams.

Source: Hilton Sandestin


Ruth’s Chris Mother’s Day Brunch and Dinner

Where: Silver Shells Resort & Spa on Hwy 98, west of Henderson Beach State Park.
When: May 8 2011
Time 11:00 AM TO 2:00 PM
Price: Prices are listed below

A la carte menu available brunch & dinner (open @ 5pm) Please enjoy a special performance by National Recording Aritst/Saxophonist Michael J Thomas from 11am-2pm & 6pm-9pm. A COMPLETE MEAL THAT INCLUDES YOUR CHOICE OF: Steak House Salad, Fruit Salad, or Onion Soup And your choice of one Entrée: 4 oz. Petit Filet & Eggs Stuffed Chicken Breast Eggs Benedict Blackened Grouper $19.95 Lamb Chops BBQ Shrimp Crab Cakes Entree 6 oz Filet & Shrimp $39.95 YOUR CHOICE OF ONE PERSONAL SIDE ITEM FROM THE FOLLOWING: Mashed Potatoes, Creamed Spinach, or Sauteed Mushrooms AND A DESSERT SYMPHONY: Cheesecake with raspberry sauce.



Cuvee Bistro Mother’s Day Brunch

Where: 36120 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, Florida 32541
When: 5/8/2011 Time 11:00 AM TO 6:00 PM
Prices: Please check below for menu and prices

Enjoy a complimentary Bloody Mary, Bellini or Mimosa with Entree purchase. Additional Bloody Mary’s, Bellinis and Mimosas – 6.


Seared Foie Gras with Peaches, Dried Cherries, Honey and Truffle Sea Salt served on a Grilled Tuscan Bread 19.
Lobster Cocktail- half Maine Lobster served in Shell with Key Lime Aioli and Remoulade sauce 19.
Mussels Fra Diavolo with Grilled Tuscan Bread 13.
Crispy Flatbread Pizza, Green Peppercorn Salami, Roasted Mushrooms, Marinara Sauce, Fontina, Romano, and Thyme 16.
Housemade Duck Sausage Pizza, Caramelized Onions, Fontina and Gruyere Cheese 16. Gulf Coast Seafood Bisque 8. Classic Baked French Onion Soup 8.
Creehan’s Fried Eggplant with Crabmeat, Garlic Meuniere Sauce & Hollandaise 13.
Escargot Broiled with Garlic Butter, Parsely and Puff Pastry 12.
Kendall Brooks Smoked Salmon with Horseradish Aioli, Diced Red Onion, Egg, Crispy Capers and Rosemary Crispy Flatbread 12.
Flash Fried Calamari with Salt, Pepper, Lemon, Marinara and Remoulade Sauce 9.

Salads and Waffles

Creehan’s Original Hot Crawfish Salad, Romaine, Sweet Peppers, Tomato and a Creamy Dijon Vinaigrette 7. / 18.
Caprese Heirloom Tomato, Mozzarella, Fresh Basil, Balsamic Vinaigrette 9.
Classic Caesar with Roasted Chicken or Grilled Shrimp 15. / 18.
Bananas Foster Belgian Waffle 16.
Fresh Berries and Cream Belgian Waffle 16.
Waffles served with Warm Syrup and Butter


Eggs Benedict, Tuscan Bread, Parma Ham, Poached Eggs, Hollandaise, Roasted Tomato and Asparagus 17.
Eggs Louisiana, Tuscan Bread, Parma Ham, Poached Eggs, Blue Crabmeat, Hollandaise, Roasted Tomato and Asparagus 19.
Crystal Shrimp, Mashed Sweet Potato, Garlic Spinach and Crystal Butter Sauce 26.
Creehan’s Signature Black Pepper Seared Tuna with Braised Spinach & Soy Ginger Sauce 29.
Grouper Vince, Pecan Crusted, Honey Worcestershire Sauce with Mashed Yukon Gold Potato Cakes 27.
Petite Filet, Green Peppercorn Sauce, Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes and Vegetable Du Jour 28.
Panko Fried Lobster with Mashed Yukon Gold Potatoes and Fresh Corn off the Cob, Key Lime Aioli 49.
Seared Red Snapper with Warm Salad of White Beans, Arugula, Bacon, Fried Capers and Aged Balsamic 32.
Lamb Shank Osso Bucco with Mashed Yukon Gold Potatoes and Baby Green Beans 32.
16oz Bison Strip with Wild Mushroom Sauce, Mashed Sweet Potatoes and Baby Green Beans 39. 

For reservations and Information: Cuvee Bistro


Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar Mother’s Day Brunch

Where: 600 Grand Boulevard, Sandestin, FL 32550
When: May 8, 2011
Time: 11:30 AM TO 3:00 PM

Looking ahead, we’re also taking reservations for our Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 8th. Treat Mom to brunch or dinner at Fleming’s and we’ll treat her to a $25 Dining Card!** All locations will open early from 11:30 am to 3 pm to welcome you, and our regular menu will also be available. Reserve your table now.

For reservations and information: ph:850-269-0830 or visit Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and wine bar  


If you know of any other family friendly happenings for Mother’s Day, let us know, we’d be happy to update our list!