From gift giving to quality time to memorable meals, Baton Rouge has something to offer for every mom this Mother’s Day. With the help of our Mother’s Day guide, you can find the perfect gift for Mom, or plan a special day filled with fun and quality time together. However you choose to celebrate, Happy Mother’s Day!
SHOP FOR MOM
- Love Your Mother Fundraiser
The Hope Shop by Hands Producing Hope
Shop for a handcrafted gift for mom and make a global impact with the Hands Producing Hope's fundraiser. Every purchase from its Love Your Mother collection goes to providing maternal health classes and resources for expecting mothers in Rwanda. Shop the collection to make a change, or learn more about the cause and make a Mother’s Day donation here.
- MidCity Maker’s Market
Need a last-minute gift? Shop everything local and handcrafted at the MidCity Maker’s Market at Circa 1857 on May 7—just in time for Mother’s Day! Find a full list of vendors and j.
- Sundries Trunk Show: Mother’s Day
L'Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge
During this free 2-day shopping event hosted by Sundries Gift Shop, find a gift Mom will be raving about all year long. From handbags to flower arrangements, visit the trunk show to wrap up your Mother’s Day shopping. Find more event info here.
- Special Baking Order
Looking for something sweet to complete Mom’s special day? Order a set of three specialty, hand-decorated cookies from Magpie Cafe to celebrate! Find order information here.
- Plant Club Subscription Box
BR Succulent Co.
For the plant-loving mother in your life, give her the gift that keeps on giving from BR Succulent Co. Filled with seasonal house plants, succulents, and air plants mailed right to your door, these monthly subscription boxes make for the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Subscribe for Plant Club here.
- Mother’s Day Special Sale
LSU Museum Store
Find the perfect gift for Mom during LSU Museum Store’s Mother’s Day Shopping Sale! When you shop from May 4-9, you can receive 20% off one item with free gift wrapping and curbside pick-up options. Learn more about the event here.
- Cooking Classes & More
Red Stick Spice Co.
For the mother who loves to cook, give her a gift to make her day special. From subscription boxes to floral teas to private cooking classes, Red Stick Spice Co.'s Mother’s Day Collection is filled with locally sourced gifts she’ll love to use. Shop the Mother’s Day Collection here.
- Flower Arrangements
From gift baskets to rose bouquets, show your mom some love with beautiful flower arrangements from Billy Heroman’s, serving the entire Baton Rouge metro area, including Prairieville, Port Allen, Brusly, Walker and more. Shop for Mother’s Day arrangements here.
- Mimosa For Mom
Mimosa Handcrafted Jewelry
Perfect for every occasion, Baton Rouge’s own Mimosa Handcrafted offers beautiful jewelry mom will love. From a hug that will last a lifetime to saying “I love you,” shop Mimosa’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide here.
- Meet Mom at the Barre
Neighborhood Barre Baton Rouge
This Mother’s Day, Neighborhood Barre is offering a special membership just for moms! For just $99 you can purchase Mom a membership for one month of unlimited barre classes. Keep Mom happy and healthy with a deal you can’t pass up! Learn more about the membership here.
- Jewelry for Mom
Looking to purchase a piece of jewelry Mom will adore? Whether it’s a white gold necklace with her initial or a pair of drop earrings, Lee Michaels has put together a collection of pieces she’ll cherish forever. Shop their Mother's Day Featured Gifts here.
SPEND TIME WITH MOM
- Mother’s Day Tea Party
Louisiana Culinary Institute
Join Chef Jeanne Mancuso for a day filled with delicious pastries and tea! Bring Mom to the Louisiana Culinary Institute on May 1 from 9 a.m. to noon for a leisure cooking class where you can learn to make blueberry scones, chicken salad profiteroles, and earl grey creme brulee. Register for the tea party class here.
- Mother’s Day at the Zoo
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo
What better way to spend Mother’s Day than a trip to see all the animals? On May 9, the first 100 mothers to visit the Baton Rouge Zoo will receive a free flower from Billy Heroman's! Find more event information here.
- Mother’s Day Dinner/Brunch Workshop
Young Chefs Academy of Baton Rouge
Surprise Mom by learning how to whip up some delicious recipes at the Young Chefs Academy Mother’s Day workshop! With two sessions, on May 7 and May 8, you can choose from Brunch or Dinner and create tasty memories together. Find more information and register for the workshop here.
- Mid City in Bloom Spring Art Show
Take Mom for a trip to the Elizabethan Gallery this Mother’s Day weekend to marvel at beautiful artwork and leave with a framed piece just for her! Starting on May 7 from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., take the opportunity to explore the exhibit, enjoy some refreshments and chat with onsite artists about their work. Find more details on the event here.
DINE WITH MOM
- Mother’s Day at TJ Ribs
Treat mom to a hearty brunch and $10 bottles of champagne at TJ Ribs this Mother’s Day! Don’t forget to make a reservation for brunch on May 9 to guarantee a table for you and Mom. Make an online reservation and find more information here.
- Mother’s Day Brunch at Mid Tap
Mid Tap BR
Take mom out and tap in to Mid Tap for a delicious Mother’s Day brunch! Enjoy bottomless mimosas, delicious bites and classic board games from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on May 9. Find out how to make a reservation here.
- Mother's Day Dining at L'Auberge
L'Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge
Bet on mom this Mother’s Day with a dinner at L’Auberge! With many options to choose from, Mom can enjoy a brunch at 18 Steak or a buffet at Bon Temps Buffet. *Must be 21+ to enter the casino and Bon Temps Buffet. Find more information here.
- 3-Course Celebration
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Nothing says “I love you” quite like a hand-cut Filet Mignon. Wine and dine at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse this Mother’s Day with an exquisite 3-course celebration she deserves. Make an online reservation and find more information here.
- Brunch at The Gregory
There’s nothing mom will love more than bottomless mimosas this Mother’s Day! Come treat mom to a boozy brunch at The Gregory on May 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Make a reservation and find more information here.
- Mother’s Day Brunch at BRQ
BRQ Seafood & BBQ
Skip breakfast in bed and treat mom to brunch at BRQ! Enjoy classic brunch fare like Chicken & Waffles or the restaurant’s signature BBQ from 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. on May 9. Reserve your table here.