Bring the special women in your life for an afternoon of nature, beauty, and art at beautiful Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens. Enjoy light refreshments, and hear music by harpist Jackie Carpenter.

Beginning at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, mothers and grandmothers receive free admission and a gift from The Shop at Bayou Bend. All accompanying adult guests receive discounted $10 admission, and children 9 and younger are admitted free. Bayou Bend’s gorgeous gardens and both floors of the house are open for audio tours.

Mother’s Day Weekend at Bayou Bend is underwritten by Polly and Murry Bowden and Nancy and James Gordon.