Mother’s Day is coming up on Sunday, May 14, and if you’re looking to celebrate the mother figure in your life — we have some ideas.
From local events to some pretty sweet deals, here are some ways you can show some love to the moms out there.
Mom’s Night Out: Cocktails, Cocktails, & Flowers | Friday, May 12 | 7-8:30 p.m. | The Chattery | $35 | Learn how to make mocktails + cocktails and make a flower arrangement at the build-your-own-bouquet bar.
Mother’s Day Gala Art and Farmers Market | Saturday, May 13 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Collegedale Commons | Free+ | Celebrate all the mom figures with flowers, chocolate, jewelry, and more.
Made for Mom | Saturday, May 13 | 12-6 p.m. | POMKT | Free+ | POMKT will partner with Madewell to offer complimentary florals, Madewell swag (plus a denim drop-off), and free spirits courtesy of Tip Top Cocktails.
Mothers’ Celebration Tea | Saturday, May 13 | 2-4 p.m. | Genesis House of Tea | $15 | Enjoy afternoon tea and participate in a silent auction while learning about local organization Love’s Arm.
Brunch and Blooms | Sunday, May 14 | 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Reflection Riding Native Plant Nursery | $40-$45 | Enjoy brunch and cocktails while listening to live music by Call Me Spinster — plus, check out the local native plants the nursery has for sale.
Mother’s Day Celebration | Sunday, May 14 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Chattanooga Market | Free+ | This Sunday’s market is for the moms, with plenty of fresh flowers + gifts to give.
Mother’s Day Tea Party | Sunday, May 14 | 1-3 p.m. | East Ridge Community Center | Free | Bring all the moms out for some tea and treats + then take photos in the photo booth. Note: spots are limited, so RSVP via email with your name, phone number, email address, and number of guests.
Mother’s Day Open Studio | Sunday, May 14 | 2-4 p.m. | Painting with a Twist | $40-$60 | Spend Mother’s Day afternoon painting your choice of subject.
Mother’s Day specials + gift ideas
At Craft Axe Throwing in East Ridge, moms can throw for free Sunday, May 14-Wednesday, May 17.
Spend Mother’s Day on the River with The Southern Belle. The two-hour cruise includes a buffet-style dinner, drinks, and live music.
Hello Monty will serve up some special menu items in addition to its regular menu for its Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 14. Try out the veggie flatbread, grilled pork steak, house salad with miso maple salmon, or a basque cheesecake. Make your reservation.
Bridgeman’s Chophouse will offer special brunch + dinner menu items for Mother’s Day. Make your reservation.
Bleu Fox Cheese Shop will offer a Mother’s Day Platter filled with tasty treats + sweets. Note: Saturday, May 13 is the deadline for all May 14 orders.
Schedule a fitting at Eros Hat Co. to make a custom hat or make an appointment to get permanent jewelry.
Need a last-minute gift for the nature-loving mom in your life? Happy Birdwatcher gift subscriptions are a great option, plus you can purchase day-of + print out a gift certificate.