April 28, 2014 09:07 ET

Mother's Day in Lake Tahoe: What to Do and Where to Stay This Mother's Day 2014 Revealed by

Lake Tahoe Is the Perfect Place to Celebrate Mother's Day -- So Hop in the Car (With Mom) and Drive to the Mountains and Enjoy a Fun-Filled Family Trip to Lake Tahoe

LAKE TAHOE, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 28, 2014) - Spring is here and summer is right around the corner, which means Mother's Day is coming up. Today,, the leading tourism website serving Lake Tahoe, announced its list of ideas for activities and places to stay for Mother's Day weekend 2014 (May 10-11, 2014).

The guide includes Mother's Day events, family friendly ideas, where to have champagne brunch, and some hotel hints to make the weekend run smoothly.

Mother's Day Events
1.) Lake Tahoe Cruise: Take mom on a Lake Tahoe cruise this year and make it at Mother's Day she won't forget. Zephyr Cove's Tahoe Queen cruises on Saturday and Sunday, with a special Mother's Day brunch cruise on Sunday ($59 per adult). Cruises include the Emerald Bay sightseeing tour, and the Tahoe Queen dinner cruise.

2.) Comedy at Harveys: Laugh it up on Mother's Day this year at Harveys comedy show. The Improv at Harveys presents Bob Zany on Saturday at 8:30pm and 10:30pm for $30, or on Sunday at 9pm for $25. Mom with love enjoying a good laugh, but might want to think about leaving the kids at home for this one.

Family Friendly Ideas
1.) Picnic at Fallen Leaf Lake: Fallen Leaf Lake is a quick hop and skip away from Lake Tahoe, just about 45 minutes south of its bigger brother. Fallen Leaf Lake has picnic tables, hiking trails and a quiet ambiance -- so take mom to this quieter lake for the day.

2.) Drive around the Lake: There are too many things to see in Lake Tahoe, and driving around the Lake is a great way to spend the day with the family and enjoy all the beauty it has to offer. Stop for a bite in Incline Village in North Lake Tahoe. Here's a list of top places to stop while driving around the Lake:

Champagne Brunch
1.) Riva Grill On the Lake: Champagne brunch is a classic Mother's Day activity, and luckily Lake Tahoe offers a few spots that offer incredible brunches. Riva Grill On the Lake offers a delicious champagne brunch -- and the deck is now open!

2.) The Beacon at Camp Richardson: Camp Richardson's bar & grill offers champagne brunch, they also have their infamous Rum Runner cocktail. Grab the kids and head over to Camp Richardson for the day. Brunch starts at 11am, so start the day by celebrating mom at The Beacon!

Hotel Hints
1.) Heavenly Inn (South Lake Tahoe): Located a stone's throw away from the Lake, Heavenly Inn is the perfect South Lake Tahoe retreat for a family vacation. Book a suite and enjoy amenities such as refrigerator, microwave, toaster and WiFi. Plus, they provide complimentary iPad 3 rental during your stay!

2.) Granlibakken Lodge (North Lake Tahoe): Located just outside of Tahoe City, tucked away between the pines sits Granlibakken Lodge. If you are looking for a family friendly hotel in North Lake Tahoe, this is the best bet. From a ropes course to interesting workshops, Granlibakken has a little bit of everything. Bring the whole family and take advantage of their reunion packages, which include family dinners, accommodations for groups 4-400, and daily hot breakfast.

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