The Providence Marriott Downtown is proud to announce an exceptional Motherís Day Celebration. In addition to a superb menu by the culinary team led by Chef Franco Paterno at the Providence Marriott Downtown, the day will focus on Moms and the things they like to do.

Complimentary Prosecco tasting will take place at AQUA ñ Rhode Islandís Best Outdoor Lounge. Autographed complimentary cookbooks by Joe Zito, RI television personality and cookbook author, will be available for all Moms attending. Mr. Zito will be collecting voluntary donations to the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Research Foundation during this time. G Salon & Spa will offer special spa goodie bags and provide on the spot tours of their facility. Exit by Nitza will display her hand-crafted, locally made jewelry and will extend a 25% off discount to all shoppers as well as a free gift with purchase.

Guests attending the Motherís Day Brunch will be encouraged to stop by each station staged throughout the hotel to experience a distinctive Motherís Day Celebration. The synchronized events will start at 11 AM and continue until 2 PM.

Paternoís Motherís Day Brunch menu includes items such as ìStarter and Saladsî like baby spinach salad with fresh strawberries, cracked pepper, and lemon citronette, domestic and international cheese trays, and shrimp cocktail, ìEggs and Suchî including Crisp Belgian waffles with fresh strawberries and cream, fluffy scrambled eggs, breakfast link sausage, entrees including but not limited to sautÈed chicken breast piccata with artichokes, red pepper, capers in a light garlicky sauce, a carving station with roast sirloin of beef, ham and roasted leg of lamb and a variety of delectable desserts.

Motherís Day Brunch Buffet is $32.95 for adults, $15.95 for kids 5-12, children under 5 eat free. Seating times begin at 11 AM. Reservations for Brunch are required by calling (401) 272-2400.