Mothers Day

10 Things to do in Wilson over Mothers Day Weekend

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Wilson Farmers Market

Pick up everything you need — strawberries, for sure! — for Mom’s breakfast in bed at the Wilson Farmers Market on Saturday morning from 7:30 a.m. until noon. Wilson Fairgrounds, 2331 US Hwy 301 S.

Facebook users can always see what’s at the market by checking out the farmers market Facebook page.





ACT! For Youth production of The Little Mermaid

Treat Mom to the ACT! For Youth production of The Little Mermaid. Tickets are available for performances on Saturday and Sunday.

Little Mermaid

Outdoor Concert at the Freeman Round House Museum

Enjoy a free outdoor concert on the lawn at Freeman Round House Museum. The Steven Pender Trio performs on Sunday from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the museum, 1202 Nash Street E.

Downtown Walking Tour

Take Mom on a stroll through Historic Downtown Wilson. Tours start at the Wilson Visitors Center, 209 Broad Street. Visit Wilson Tourism to see complete guide.

Nash Street

Wilson Rose Garden

Smell the roses with Mom at the Wilson Rose Garden, located at 1800 Herring Ave., in front of the city’s Charles Pittman Operations Center.

rose garden

Cirque du Vol

Experience performances with Cirque du Vol Studio at the Wilson County Public Library Saturday at 3 p.m. The free event will be held on the library lawn at 249 Nash Street West. Learn more details via The Wilson Times.

Cirque du Vol

Wilson Botanical Garden

Take Mom to see beautiful gardens at the Wilson Botanical Garden, 1806 Goldsboro St S.  You can even geocache in the garden while you’re there!

Eyes On Main Street photography festival

Check out the Eyes on Main Street outdoor photography exhibit that is gaining international attention.

Whirligig Park

Swing Mom by the Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and see the progress being made on the new Whirligig footings.

Treat Mom to Lunch or Dinner

Many local restaurants are offering special mothers Day options this weekend. Browse through TripAdvisor to see some options.