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Treat mom right this Mother's Day weekend. Find events, brunches, special pop-ups, and all sorts of meals and activities to make this the best Mother's Day weekend in Greater Phoenix.
BrunchesBack to Top of List
T. Cook's at Royal Palms
Treat mom to a decadent three-course brunch buffet at T. Cook’s, complete with a complimentary glass of rosé, live music and a beautiful setting to create new memories. Buffet selections include a chilled seafood display with shrimp and snow crab claws, salmon bagels, and more. Reservations required.
University Club of Phoenix
Treat mom to a plated three-course brunch in midtown Phoenix, including champagne and mimosas. Curbside pickup is available.
Price: $50 per guest if non-member | $40 per guest if current University Club of Phoenix member
Alter Ego at Canopy by Hilton Tempe Downtown
All-you-can-eat Mother's Day brunch, plus a glass of sparkling included for all moms at downtown Tempe's hippest new restaurant.
Price: $65 per person, $35 for children 12 and under
Crowne Plaza Phoenix-Chandler Golf Resort
Dine with the family at Crowne Plaza in Chandler, where you can choose from an assortment of treats and dishes including oysters and an omelette station
Price: $54.95 per person | $22.95 for children 12 and under | Ages 5 and under eat free
Ember at We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort
Celebrate mom this year with a champagne brunch in the elegant ambiance of Ember, the new flagship steakhouse at the We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort. Start off with a Bellini, mimosa or glass of champagne and basket of breakfast pastries with accoutrements. Then enjoy a four-course meal, including blue crab benedict and tres leches.
Price: $65 per guest
Latilla at The Boulders Resort & Spa Scottsdale
Celebrate Mother’s Day in the elegant Latilla with 16 ft. ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows with breathtaking views of the atmospheric waterfall and the surrounding ancient boulder formations. The brunch includes live entertainment with a gourmet menu that includes marinated tuna poke, cider brined pork loin, and more.
Price: $85.00 per person | children 12 and under $42.00
SWB at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch
A lavish Mother’s Day buffet awaits in Arizona Ballroom Foyer, with indoor and outdoor seating. Adding to the celebration will be live music. Featured will be such favorites as chilaquiles, traditional eggs benedict and more. There is even a special Children’s Buffet and an elaborate assortment of sweets with our Candyland display. Reservations required.
7500 E. Doubletree Ranch Road, Scottsdale
Indulge in your brunch favorites with The Wigwam's served buffet, featuring delicious fresh salad assortments, shrimp & snow crab claws, seared grouper, herb crusted prime rib, wood-fired leg of lamb, and decadent desserts, or head to Litchfield's for a three-course prix fixe menu featuring crisp salads, smoked salmon, caprese benedict, huevos ranchero, Litchfield's monte cristo, steak frites, and Chef's specialty desserts.
Price (Buffet): $62 adults | $22 children 4-12 | 3 & under complimentary
Price (Litchfield's): $74 per person
DinnersBack to Top of List
Compass Arizona Grill at Hyatt Regency Phoenix
Treat your mom to a lovely dinner in downtown Phoenix in the renowned revolving restaurant. Reservations required.
Choose from a la carte items including rainbow trout, pork wings, and crispy chicken beignets to celebrate mom.
EventsBack to Top of List
Events and Activities
Mimosas & Monet: Garden of Light
Calling all aspiring artists! Join Carrie Curran Art Studios for a morning of entertaining art instruction while sipping mimosas. Accomplished artist Carrie Curran will teach, inspire and guide guests on an artistic journey while using acrylic on canvas to create their very own masterpiece.
The Hermosa Inn
5532 N. Palo Cristi Road, Paradise Valley
Mini + Me Workout Class
Celebrate Mother's Day with barre3 and Kendra Scott at Scottsdale Quarter, where there will be a raffle with The NOW Massage, free juices provided by Pressed, and BOGO salad vouchers to redeem at MIXT.
15059 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Mama's Makers Market 2021
Get the perfect gift for mom or find something special for yourself. Featuring over 100 local makers showing of their one-of-a-kind wares including art, jewelry, handmade furniture, decor, clothing, health, beauty, food and more.
Shops At Town & Country
2021 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix
Mother's Day Fine Art & Chocolate Festival
This two day event takes place in downtown Prescott with a gathering of more than 125 artists. New to this year’s festival is an expanded chocolate aisle, offering a delectable assortment of gourmet chocolates, fudge, chocolate dipped apples, cheesecake and strawberries, truffles, toffees, homemade ice cream, caramel and chocolate sauces.
Prescott Courthouse Plaza
120 S. Cortez St., Prescott
Great Art on Screen: Secret Impressionists
Enjoy a socially distanced screening of Great Art on Screen: Secret Impressionists and discover the story of the art revolution sparked by Impressionism, the artistic movement that produced some of the most beloved artworks in history. The film will also unveil 50 previously unseen works by iconic Impressionist masters Manet, Caillebotte, Renoir, Monet, Cézanne, Signac, Sisley, and Morisot. Loaned from some of the most important private collections, these hidden treasures are displayed for the first time in Rome’s Palazzo Bonaparte.
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Ave., Phoenix
Treat mom to a day by the ocean filled with lovable sea life, calming water, and serene surroundings. Mothers who visit OdySea on Mother’s Day receive $10 off their one-Day admission ticket when purchased in-person at the OdySea Aquarium ticket window.
9500 E. Vía de Ventura, Ste. A-100, Scottsdale
Mother's Day Ride Special at Koli Equestrian Center
Enjoy the day with a morning or afternoon ride for Mother's Day. Two riders get to enjoy a pleasant trail ride through the Sonoran Desert with great views of the mountains (South Mountain to the north and Estrella to the west), with a special discounted price of $100 for the two riders on a 90-minute group ride at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Koli Equestrian Center
6940 W. Broken Ear Road, Chandler
Love You Mom at Desert Ridge Marketplace
Through May 10
Be sure to check out Desert Ridge Marketplace's newest photo op, Love You Mom, a stunning display featuring stacked letters and spring florals near The District Stage. Give your super mom a shoutout on Instagram for a chance to win a weekend stay-cation. Tag @desertridge and use #lovemomdrm for a chance to win a one-night stay at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge, $300 in gift cards and a framed photo from Hall of Frames.
Desert Ridge Marketplace
21001 N. Tatum Blvd., Ste. 46-1515, Phoenix
GiftsBack to Top of List
Creosote bundles, hip shirts, artisanal ceramics: Phoenix is home to a wide variety of shops, boutiques, brands and other interesting places to pick up local flavor. So, when you're shopping for mom, here are our top picks for treasures you can only find in Phoenix.