Happy Mother’s Day to all of the Tucson mothers who do so much to love and care for their families!
If you’re looking for a special brunch, lunch, or dinner to celebrate motherhood, we have a comprehensive dining guide for Mother’s Day. This list also includes non-conventional ways to spend the day: races, teas, and concerts.
SUNDAY, MAY 14, 2017 MOTHER’S DAY
Reid Park Zoo, 3400 Zoo Court, Tucson. 8:30am-10:00am. Mothers and their guests will enjoy a gorgeous breakfast buffet—including cheesy, scrambled eggs (with Chef’s famous house salsa on the side) , savory sausage patties, and hearty breakfast potatoes. Also featured will be French toast—accompanied by a selection of seasonal fruit compotes, beautiful vanilla bean cupcakes & fresh fruit. In addition, each mom will be treated to her choice of a delicious Bellini, mimosa or a sparkling apple cider. $40 Adult, $35 Zoo Member Adult, Adopt an Animal $30 additional, $15 Children (Ages 2-14), Children under 2 are free.
Maynards Kitchen, 400 N. Toole Ave., Tucson. 9:00am-2:00pm. $55 + tax and gratuity/adults, $15/kids (ages 10 and under). Prix fixe menu – includes a starter, entrees, and dessert. Reservations are highly recommended.
Hacienda Del Sol, 5501 N. Hacienda del Sol Rd., Tucson. 9:00am-2:30pm. Includes omelette bar, carving station, salads, seafood station, antipasti, entrees, and desserts. $68/adult, $34/kids (ages 7-14), free for 6 and under.
Tohono Chul Garden Bistro, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte, Tucson. 9:00am-2:30pm. Omelet & egg station, pancakes, crepes, fresh baked scones, yogurt brûlée bar, carving station, chef salad station, local breads, dessert station. $47.50/adult, $15.50/child (11 and under). Tax and gratuity not included.
Cafe Botanica at Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson. 9:00am-3:00pm. Give Mom the beautiful and relaxing day she deserves at the Tucson Botanical Gardens. Café Botanica will be serving a special Mother’s Day Brunch menu you won’t want to miss. Reservations are recommended.
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, 15000 N. Secret Springs Dr., Marana. 10:00am-2:00pm. Festive Brunch in CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar. Brunch will feature breakfast favorites, carving station, made-to-order sushi, raw bar, dessert display. $90++ per adult, $36++ per child 12 and under.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, 6360 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson. 10:00am-3:00pm. Three-course Mother’s Day Brunch offers something for everyone. $47.95/adults, $18.95/kids.
Dante’s Fire, 2526 E. Grant Rd., Tucson. 10:30am-2:30pm. Mother’s Day Brunch. $25/person.
Hilton Tucson El Conquistador, 10000 N. Oracle Rd., Tucson. 10:30am-2:30pm. Treat your Mom, grandmother, or any special woman in your life to an unforgettable brunch – and bottomless mimosas! – for Mother’s Day. No meal preparation, no clean up – just a beautiful day spent with family and friends. Adults $74 inclusive | Children 6-12 $28 inclusive | 5 and under free.
Old Tucson, 201 S. Kinney Rd., Tucson. 10:00am-5:00pm. Celebrate the special lady or little lady in your life by bringing her to Old Tucson, where girls and women will be admitted free all weekend, Saturday, May 13, and Sunday, May 14! Enjoy Old Tucson’s live stunt, comedy and musical shows, living history presentations, historic site tours and rides (including the train, antique cars, and vintage carousel). Optionally, treat Mom to a homemade Mother’s Day Prime Rib Meal – including succulent Prime Rib, Baked Potatoes and Trimmings, and a Fresh Green Garden Salad. Served 11:00am-2:00pm on Saturday and 11:00am-4:00pm on Sunday in Big Jake’s BBQ restaurant. Cost is $18.95. Admission to Old Tucson is $18.95 for men (ages 12 and over); $10.95 for boys (ages 4 to 11). FREE for all girls and women.
Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa, Sonoran Ballroom, 245 E. Ina Rd., Tucson. 11:00am-3:00pm. Mother’s Day Grand Brunch Buffet. Entrées include Eggs Benedict, Pasta Action Statio, Rosemary Garlic Encrusted Pork Loin and Grilled Mahi Mahi accompanied by Applewood Smoked Bacon and Lyonnaise Potatoes. The Chef’s Carving Station will be featuring Slow Smoked Prime Rib and Roasted Turkey. The sweet finalé includes an assortment of Cheesecakes, Pies and Cakes. $61/adults, $29.95/children (ages 6-11), free for children 5 and younger.
The Melting Pot, 7395 N. La Cholla Blvd., Tucson. 11:00am-3:00pm. Mother’s Day Extravaganza. 4-Course Experience Menu ($33.95/adult). Three-course option for children under the age of 12 ($17.95). All moms will receive a carnation and a MOMosa.
The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, 4455 E. Camp Lowell Dr., Tucson. 2:30pm-4:00pm. Mother’s Day Tea. A seated tea featuring exquisite Maya Tea, scones, fresh fruit, crackers & cheese, and assorted sweets while you enjoy melodic music. Each ticket includes museum admission and a small favor. Seating is limited. Tickets are required. $25/person.
Reid Park, DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center, Tucson. 7:00pm. Mother’s Day Concert by Tucson Pops Orchestra. There is a limited amount of seating at DeMeester which fills up quickly. Please bring folding chairs or a blanket. Free.
* We will be updating this post as we receive new information. If you know other places to celebrate Mother’s Day around Tucson, contact us!