Mother’s Day is just around the corner. It’s time to show your gratitude and love for the lady who sacrificed so much for you. Craft the perfect Mother’s Day plan, whether you’re simply buying flowers or planning an entire day with time spent together. Here are a few ideas to help you get a jumpstart.
Brunch Hot Spots
What’s Mother’s Day without a good brunch? Check out these local restaurants in the Corridor that offer a brunch menu.
Fresh Flowers and Plants
Choose from one of these local florists to provide you with the best flowers for mom.
Bark and Bloom, NewBo City Market, Cedar Rapids
Moss, Downtown Iowa City
Pierson’s Flower Shop & Greenhouses, Cedar Rapids
Every Bloomin’ Thing, Iowa City
Mint Julep Flower Shop, Coralville
Events Happening During Mother’s Day Weekend
Not all of these events are specific to Mother’s Day, but they are events happening Mother’s Day weekend that you and mom can enjoy.
Mother’s Day Skate (Mom’s skate free!)
Saturday, May 6 • 1:30-5 p.m.
Cedar Rapids Ice Arena
Friday Night Out Experience At The Ceramic Center
Friday, May 12 • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Marion’s Farmers Market
Saturday, May 13 • 8-11:30 a.m.
Mother’s Day 5K
Sunday, May 14 • 8:30 a.m.
Iowa City’s Farmers Market
Saturday, May 13 • 7:30 a.m. – Noon
Mother’s Day – Garden Blooms
Sunday, May 14 • 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.