bacon and bourbon

Bacon + bourbon = a happy Mother’s Day for mom. Get her both at Borgata.

Teas and brunches seem to get most of the attention when it comes to Mother’s Day. Though they can be delightful, moms are people, too — and often they are people who like to party. And c’mon, who deserves a party more than mom? Here are five ways to party like a mother this Mother’s Day.

1 Bacon. And Bourbon. Who needs brunch when bacon’s already on the menu? Head to The Metropolitan at Borgata at 3 p.m. on Saturday and indulge in bacon-themed bites and bourbon cocktails crafted by Executive Chef Tom Biglan. Clink to your mom while indulging in hog heaven. Located at 1 Borgata Way in Atlantic City. Go to

2 The Mother’s Day Music Festival. Head to Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City for their 11th Annual Mother’s Day Concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday. This year the concert features Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and KEM, as well as Al B. Sure and Christopher Williams. Tickets are $57 and $67. Located at 2301 Boardwalk in Atlantic City. Go to for more.

3 Hot Moms Contest. Got a hot mom? The answer is, of course you do. Take her to Boogie Nights on Saturday and let her get her groove on at the Hot Moms Contest. With awesome prizes and a night full of fun, your mom will have a blast. And isn’t that the best way to celebrate her? Located within Tropicana at 2831 Boardwalk in Atlantic City. Go to for more.

4 Mother’s Day Wine Trail Weekend. There’s no hiking involved in this trail. Instead, there are just wineries full of Mother’s Day celebrations including live music, tastings, food trucks, brunch, and even yoga (DiMatteo Vineyards in Hammonton will have yoga at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday). Atlantic County wineries with activities on Mother’s Day Weekend include White Horse Winery, Tomasello, Bellview, DiMatteo Vineyards, Plagido’s Winery, White Horse Winery, Balic Winery, and Sharrott Winery. Go to for more information.

5 Kenny Chesney. If you really love your mother, you’ll already have purchased tickets to the long-sold-out Kenny Chesney concert that happens at 7 p.m. Saturday at Hard Rock. Of course, not everyone is a planner, which is why we’re happy to tell you that you can still purchase Verified Resale Tickets on Sure, the prices are can be high, but ... It’s. For. Mom. Located at 1000 Boardwalk in Atlantic City. Go to

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