Mother’s Day is right around the corner and Montgomery is the perfect place to celebrate. We’ve gathered up some Mother’s Day ideas to make the day extra special!

Montgomery Zoo - Mother's Day 


Make this Mother's Day unforgettable by treating your mom to a day filled with family-friendly events and activities in Montgomery. The Second Saturdays Riverfront Festival on May 13th offers food vendors, arts & crafts, live entertainment, and a fireworks show. For animal lovers, the Montgomery Zoo and Mann Wildlife Learning Museum are hosting Mother’s Day at The Zoo on May 14th with FREE admission for moms or go on a Mother's Day Safari adventure at the Alabama Safari Park; moms get a FREE bucket of animal food! Take in the sights of Montgomery with a Harriott II Riverboat dinner cruise on May 14th, which includes dinner, live entertainment, and a special gift for mom. Military families can enjoy the Hero con & Rock Fest Event at Maxwell from May 12th-14th (the events are FREE and will be open to all with base access), featuring gaming competitions, a cosplay contest, and a concert with Stone Temple Pilots, FUEL, and The Dirty Hooks. 

Renaissance Montgomery Hotel & Spa 


Treat the special mother figure in your life with a range of exciting options available in Montgomery. The Renaissance Montgomery Hotel & Spa is offering a special promotion with deluxe accommodations and a choice of a 50-minute spa treatment available Tuesday to Friday. For music lovers, don't miss the R&B Rewind: Mother's Day Edition at B.B. King's Blues Club on Friday, May 13, and the Mother's Day Serenade with Kuntry Soul on Sunday, May 14. Theater enthusiasts can enjoy the Tony-nominated hit production of CLYDE’S at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival or watch the independent film, Showing Up, at the Capri Theater, portraying the balancing act between family and art. While you are out shopping for the perfect gift, visit BeYOUtiful Boutiques on May 7th for the Second Sundays early Monther's Day event. Make your reservations fast and make this Mother's Day an unforgettable one!

GiGI's Cupcakes 


Montgomery has a wide range of dining options to suit every taste and budget. From fine dining to casual brunch spots, the city offers a plethora of choices to celebrate the special day with your loved ones. Treat her to a mouth-watering Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet at Central, a catered dinner at home from Pepper Tree Steaks & Wine, or delectable treats from GiGi Cupcakes or The Cheesecake Empori-yum. Let's make this Mother's Day a truly memorable one by celebrating the incredible women who have shaped our lives and continue to inspire us every day.


Honestly, there are so many ways to celebrate mom in Montgomery! Check out the Things to Do page for even more ways to make fun memories this Mother’s Day.