This year more than ever, our mothers need to be celebrated. After all, mothering through a pandemic is no easy task - from being home all day while minding the children, running a household, taking on the role of primary educator for those with school-aged children, plus working remotely. So this Mother’s Day, make sure to make your MOMS feel extra loved.
Haven’t figured out how to celebrate mother’s day yet? Don’t worry, we got you! Here’s a quick guide on the things you can do around Indy to celebrate MOM!
1. The Classic Mother’s Day Brunch
Planning to treat mom to a sumptuous Mother’s Day Brunch? Here are a few Indy Favorites to Consider:
Good Morning Mama's Cafe | 1001 E 54th St Indianapolis, IN 46220 | 317-255-3800
Treat your mom at this cafe with a quirky building style (in a renovated gas station) that has a very vibrant atmosphere with great food, plus a friendly and pleasant staff.
The Garden Table Mass Ave | 342 Massachusetts Ave., Indianapolis | 317-638-0321
Perfect for health-conscious moms, this local eatery offers simple, yet creative dishes, made from fresh and natural ingredients.
The Gallery Pastry Bar|110 S Pennsylvania St.,Ste B Indianapolis | 317-820-5526 ext. 4
Features delicious sweet food in a great atmosphere. Their desserts are to die for! Your sweet loving mom will definitely enjoy brunch here.
Trader’s Point Creamery | 9101 Moore Road Zionsville, Indiana | (317) 733-1700
Choose between dining in their picturesque setting situated right on the farm or order an entire brunch menu to go.
Newfields | 4000 Michigan Road Indianapolis, Indiana 46208 | 317-923-1331
Newfield’s Brunch with Mom in the Pop Up: Wine space next to the IMA Galleries before they open! Each brunch course will be paired with specially selected wines by their in-house Sommelier Joshua Ratliff. Proper social distancing will be observed so be sure to reserve ahead. Reserve here!
2. Mother's Day Dinner
Don’t wake mama early on Mother’s Day. Instead, take her out for dinner in the evening. Here’s a list of some restaurants in the Indy area with Mother’s Day Dinner Offers.
Kona Grill - Carmel | 14395 Clay Terrace Dr. Ste 180 Carmel | 317-566-1400
Treat mom to a night out of rosé & roses, delicious food, and a relaxing atmosphere that your mom will definitely love.
A definite choice if your mom loves to eat meat! Mom receives a $25 dining card. Children 6 and under are complementary; children 7-12 enjoy a half-priced meal.
McCormick & Schmick's Seafood | 110 North Illinois St Indianapolis | 317-631-9500
A fine dining experience with an exclusive three-Course Special starting at $47
Hollyhock Hill | 8110 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46240 | 317-251-2294
Mother’s Day family-style menu that features their famous fried chicken and includes mimosas or bloody marys and petit fours from Taylor’s Bakery.
3. Relaxation, Recreation & Other Unique Mother's Day Activities
Whether it’s a day at the spa, some arts and crafts, gardening, and other recreational activities, Indy offers a variety of activities that mom can truly enjoy this Mother’s Day.
Spa Session - Let mom enjoy an indulgent, pampering, and relaxing experience and treat her to a Spa Day! Here are the top 3 Recommended Spas & Wellness Centers in Central Indiana According to Trip Advisor.
A Place to Float | 425 W South St #110, Indianapolis, IN 46225 | 317-426-2625
This luxury float spa in downtown Indianapolis is an oasis in a hectic world that will let mom relax and recharge in a private float tank filled with an Epsom salt solution to relieve her pain and stress away.
Indy Massage Company | 4735 Statesmen Dr., Suite D Indianapolis | 317-721-3189
This Spa offers a variety of modalities to target optimal results. Treat mom to either a rejuvenating facial, a customized massage, or even both. It is mother’s day after all.
Indianapolis Salt Cave & Halo Therapy Center |8899 Kent Ave. Indianapolis | 317-991-4921
A truly unique experience awaits your mom as she steps into 9 tons of salt used to recreate the environmental conditions found in a natural underground salt mine. This man-made salt cave creates the ideal atmospheric breathing condition.
Arts & Crafts - Is your mom into arts or crafting? Then these activities are for her.
MOTHERS DAY OUT @PHIRI ART " Painting on Canvas / Mimosas " 120 E Market Street Indianapolis | Sun, 5PM- 9PM | 404.759.053
For only $60, treat mom to a fun night to remember at Phiri Art Gallery where she will enjoy fine cuisine, mimosas, canvas painting & some R&B music/soul & old school.
Other Fun and Unique Mother’s Day Activities Around Indy
Mother's Day Outing at Oinking Acres | 8420 N County Road 650 E Brownsburg | firstname.lastname@example.org
Celebrate Mother's Day out on the farm! The event includes a tour of the farm, time to spend with the animals, photos in the loft, and light refreshments.
Mother's Day Mini Market + Plant Sale Emily's Backyard Blooms
741 North Madison Street Fortville, IN 46040 | Sat, May 8 | 9AM – 2PM
An awesome option for moms who love gardening. Veggie & flower starts, hanging baskets, fresh bouquets, a succulent bar can be purchased at this event, plus so much more!
Free Flow & Reset All Levels Class Yoga Class Followed by Champagne Toast
We hope these suggestions have helped you in finding the best way to celebrate Mother’s Day Around Indy!