The best way to show your Mom how much you appreciate her this Mother’s Day is to spend time with her!  Here are some activities happening in and around Memphis to celebrate this special day:

Mother's Day Brunch at Memphis Botanic Garden

Sunday, May 14, 2017
10:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Treat Mom to an unforgettable experience in the Japanese Garden, featuring a gourmet buffet by Fuel, live music by Objekt 12, children's crafts, and outdoor family fun.

Kendra Scott will be on hand with a special 10% discount so you can pamper mom just a little more!

Two seating times available:
Early seating: 10:30 a.m.-click here for tickets
Late seating: 12:30 p.m.-click here for tickets.

This event sells out every year...early ticket purchase is recommended!

Mother's Day Memorial Butterfly Release

Sun, May 14, 2017
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT

Forest Hill Funeral Home & Cemetery East
2440 Whitten Road 
Memphis, TN 38133

The loss of a mother, child, or loved one can make Mother's Day a very sad time of year. In remembrance of those who have touched our hearts and shaped our lives, we invite all members of our community to our Mother's Day Memorial Butterfly Release.

Iconic and uplifting, the butterfly release symbolizes beauty, serenity, peace, and hope. The hour-long program is designed to comfort and inspire. Each guest will receive a live butterfly for release. We encourage participants to register their attendance in advance. 

For more details, visit our website, 

You may also contact our community outreach coordinator, Ashley Parker, (901) 382-1000. 

The Hudson Dining Experience: Mother's Day Brunch

Sun, May 14, 2017
10:30 AM – 3:00 PM CDT

1245 North Germantown Parkway
Memphis, TN 38016

Come experience great food as we celebrate Mother's Day. This will be small intimate event with live jazz and some our favorites such as Mimosas, Omelet Bar, Coffee Beverages, Chicken and Waffles, Mac and Cheese, Carving Station, Collard Greens and Cornbread.

Mother's Day at AutoZone Park

AutoZone Park is the place for family fun on Mother's Day!

The Redbirds are including all mothers in the regular Sunday promotions, which means moms also get an ice cream treat upon entering on Prairie Farms Ice Cream Sunday (normally reserved for kids 12 and under), and moms can run the bases with their kids after the game as part of Kids Run the Bases.

In addition, the first 1,000 women 18 and older receive a carnation, compliments of Holliday Flowers.

Fans may also purchase a specialty ticket package that includes brunch on the Club Level and a Dugout ticket to see the Redbirds take on El Paso, plus the opportunity to play catch on the field before the game. The brunch and on-field catch will take place from noon-1:30 p.m. Specialty tickets for the Mother's Day brunch, catch, and game package are $35 per person. Space is limited.

The menu for brunch includes:

- Shrimp and Grits
- Scrambled Eggs with Cheese
- Fresh Made Waffles
- Roasted Garlic Breakfast Potatoes
- Country Sausage
- Bacon
- Tortellini
- Tortellini with Grilled Chicken
- Salad Bar
- Seasonal Fresh Fruits
- Danishes and Croissants
- Cornbread Muffins
- Champagne and Mimosa Bar
- Chocolate Covered Strawberries

In addition, Gildan will be at the ballpark for a "Pampering at the Park" Mother's Day event. Representatives will be handing out t-shirts, including kids t-shirts reading "I love my mom because ___," and there will be a team on site to do mini-massages and mini-manicures.


These are just a few of many exciting and fun things to do in Memphis to celebrate Mothers this weekend!

Happy Mother’s Day!