Treat your mom to something special this year! May 8th is Mother’s Day and all weekend long there are plenty of things to do! If you are looking for great eats for brunch or enjoying the outdoors with beautiful flowers, we have all of that and in between!



Chef Charles Draghi and the team at Alcove agree Mom deserves a beautiful brunch, sparkling rosé and cocktails. All that and topped with the perfect waterfront patio view!  Celebrate mom with delicious poached lobster, eggs benny signature cocktails. Make sure to grab a seat now before the 8th.



Located in Boston’s historic South End, Chef Michael Sherpa’s Atlántico, will offer diners its brand-new “Menu de la Casa” menu alongside its regular brunch menu this Mother’s Day. In addition to treating all moms to delicious food, Atlántico will also treat the first 100 moms to an Olives & Grace gift card for a post-brunch South End shopping trip.



Enjoy a Cal-Mex brunch at Cosmica with Mom! If the weather is good, you can enjoy the patio weather and enjoy one of Back Bay’s favorite Mexican restaurants!


Puritan & Co.

Chef Will Gilson will be serving up a special Sunday brunch service on Mother’s Day. With pastries from Brian Mercury and delicious savory options from Chef Will Gilson, the restaurant’s signature brunch is sure to wow even the foodiest of moms. The three-course prix-fixe menu includes items like: a breadbasket, potato leek soup, Greek Yogurt Parfait, Smoked Duck Hash, Pan Roasted Cod and Mushroom and Asparagus Omelet with espresso caramel cheesecake for dessert.


Koshari Mama

Support a mother-and-Daughter-owned restaurant for Mother’s Day this year! Authentic Egyptian Street food never tasted so good, and they have a special vegan brunch every weekend with local craft beer and mimosas!


Grana at the Langham

Located at the former Federal Reserve Bank’s grand hall, it is one of the most sought-after spots in Boston for brunch. Enjoy classic Italian cuisine and brunch favorites at Grana. If you cannot get a spot this Mother’s Day, don’t worry! They have brunch every weekend 11:30 am – 1:30 pm.



Pamper mom with a quick trip to Paris by way of brunch at Brasserie. This South End staple will be offering a la carte brunch and dinner specials so you can celebrate over popular French dishes like quiche lorraine, croque monsieur, escargot and duck a l’orange.


Town Meeting at Inn at Hastings Park

Enjoy a Mother’s Day feast at one of the most quintessential historic New England towns at Town Meeting at Inn at Hastings Park. They are celebrating Mother’s Day all day long and will be hosting a make-a-bouquet station your children! Reserve your spot here.




Activities with Mom!


Boston Harbor Cruises

Have brunch on the water at the Boston Harbor Cruises! Enjoy a delicious buffet while taking in the Boston skyline as well as live entertainment and flowers for mom!


Duckling Day Parade

Right in the Boston Common, this is the perfect to spend your Mother’s Day with your little “duckling.” This parade commemorates Robert McCluskey’s children’s book, Make Way for Ducklings. To celebrate, Mom and Dad can dress up their child in yellow and fuzzy and parade with them down the Boston Common!


Lilac Sunday at the Arnold Arboretum

Take a stroll with Mom at the Cambridge’s Arnold Arboretum for Lilac Sunday! Luckily, Lilac Sunday always lands on Mother’s Day, which gives the perfect activity to do during the day! Lilac Sunday is the only day that the Arnold Arboretum allows picnics, so we have your brunch/lunch plans down!


Love Child

What say Mother’s Day like making the perfect bouquet with Mom? Join Love Child and sign up for a class to make the best flower creation. They have the perfect Mother’s Day bouquet and the perfect pairing of wines to try while you both can share. For the holiday, they have their own two Mother’s Day special to give that something special to your mom! Check out the Breakfast in Bed Bundle or the Calirosa Bloom Bundle!


SoWa Market

Grab your mom something special and support local artists at the SoWa Market! Starting the first weekend in May onto October, every Sunday at 11 am – 4 pm farmers and artisans as well as entertainment heads over to 450 Harrison Ave to highlight their unique goods. Perfect to check and out and grab your last-minute Mother’s Day gift!


Cooking Class at Tuscan Market

Enjoy a Mommy & Me Pasta class on Mother Day weekend! Take a day trip to Tuscan Market at Tuscan Village in Salem, NH to learn tips and tricks at their cooking classes. You can also pick up goodies at Tuscan Market and show off your new skills to the rest of the fam!