Discover how to make Mother's Day Weekend in OKC unforgettable! With the special day approaching, it's time to honor these incredible women in our lives. 



A girl has got to eat! Start your day off with brunch at one of these hotspots in town. 

Bradford House Dining

Cafe Kacao

Topping Yelp’s list of "Top 100 Brunch Spots for Mother's Day" in the country is Cafe Kacao. This is a locally owned Guatemalan restaurant. The “Mama’s Recipes” portion of the menu focuses on traditional Guatemalan dishes like motulenos and Izabal breakfast. You can’t make reservations ahead of time, so be sure to join their waitlist on the day of; spots fill up fast!


Bradford House

Cozy interiors, vintage details and custom furnishings ensure a one-of-a-kind experience at the Bradford House. This re-imagined Historic Home offers enchanting interiors and lush furnishings, making it the perfect backdrop to capture a photo with your mom. Book a reservation at this Instagrammable spot for brunch or dinner.


Harvey Bakery

Harvey Bakery is a local favorite. They serve amazing breakfast and lunch options, but they’re known for their pastries. If you come earlier in the day, you’ll have a better shot of snagging your favorite pastry. Another tip is to grab a to-go chicken salad from their fridge, a loaf of bread and some sweet treats then head to Scissortail Park for a picnic.


Frida Southwest

From mouthwatering huevos rancheros to fluffy pancakes topped with seasonal fruits, Frida Southwest offers a brunch experience that will make your mom feel truly appreciated. Enjoy the James Beard Award-nominated bar program in a gorgeous setting. Stellar food and indulgent desserts on a beautiful patio make this an ideal place to spend Mother's Day.


Tellers Sunday Jazz Brunch

Have brunch in the historic First National Center while listening to live music at Tellers Sunday Jazz Brunch. Tellers not only serves authentic-interpreted recipes from regional Italian cuisine but boasts an extensive Italian wine list. Order the lemon pancake for your mom to make her day a little sweeter! 



Make memories with mom at one of these classes around the city. 

Scissortail Picnic

Book a Pasta-Making Class

Treat your mom to a delightful culinary adventure by taking her to a pasta making class at Cosabella Kitchen. This hands-on experience will not only teach you both the art of creating fresh, homemade pasta but also provide a fun bonding opportunity! The “Pasta Party” class comes with a 4-course Italian dinner! Classes start at 6 people, so grab a few of your friends and their moms to join you and create lasting memories.


Take a Dessert River Cruise

Treat your mom to an afternoon of sweet treats and breathtaking views along the Oklahoma River. Oklahoma River Cruises offers two special Mother's Day cruises that feature freshly made desserts and a cash mimosa bar.   


Make Pottery or Ceramic Earrings

The Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center is offering two fun art workshops that you and your mom (or mom equivalent) can enjoy! During the day, you can take their Make Ceramic Jewelry with Your Mom Workshop, where you both will make a pair of earrings and a pendant using underglazes, paint pens and fun patterns. If you want to get behind the potter’s wheel, they are also offering Mom Night on the Wheel. No experience is needed for either workshop. 


Plan a Picnic at a Local Park

Enjoy the beautiful spring weather by planning a picnic in one of Oklahoma City's many parks. Pack a basket with her favorite foods and drinks and find a scenic spot to lay out a blanket. Some popular parks to visit include Myriad Botanical Gardens, Scissortail Park, Will Rogers Park and Martin Park Nature Center.   


Visit a Museum

If that special woman in your life is interested in art, history or science, take her to one of Oklahoma City's many museumsOklahoma City Museum of Art’s current exhibit “Magnificent Beauty: Georgia O’Keeffe and the Art of the Flower" is also a great way to spend Mother’s Day afternoon.   


Treat Her to the Perfect Spa Day

Nothing says 'I love you' like treating Mom to an afternoon of pampering. From a full body massage to a relaxing facial, the spas in Oklahoma City offer special treatments to make her feel like royalty. 



Complete the perfect day with a gift for mom from a local shop. 

Myriad Gift Shop

Chirps & Cheers

What better way to say “I love you” than with a beautiful, handwritten card? Chirps & Cheers in Midtown has all the stationery you need to make mom feel loved on her special day. If you’re looking to take your gifting to the next level this year, you should look into the shop’s Acrylic Name Boxes. Each acrylic box comes with a customized name adhered to the top, making it the perfect, customizable gift.  


Painted Door Boutique

There’s no shortage of gift ideas at Painted Door Boutique in Bricktown. This spunky gift boutique is filled with jewelry, fragrances, frills and so much more. Matching charm bracelets? Check. Embroidered Trucker Hats? Check. Handbags? Check. Don’t have time to shop in-store this Mother’s Day? No worries, online shopping is always an option! Painted Door offers five dollar flat-rate shipping to folks who live outside of Oklahoma and free shipping statewide.  


Myriad Gardens Shop

After treating mom to a stroll through the Myriad Gardens, don’t forget to stop by the gift shop where nature-inspired books, puzzles and cards games fill the shelves. Seasonal gifts like candles and honey can also be found here.  


PLENTY Mercantile

The sustainable mom in your life will love her gift from PLENTY Mercantile. Voted the Best Gift Shop in Oklahoma City for over ten tears, this women-owned store knows a thing or two about sustainable gifting. Home goods, jewelry, fragrances and bags are among a few of the things you’ll find at PLENTY.  



The Oklahoma City Museum of Art store is the perfect choice for moms who enjoy the finer things in life. The OKCMOA Store offers a variety of gifts differing in price. Some of our favorite, more affordable, gifts include abstract vases, coffee table books and beautifully designed cocktail napkins.

For more inspiration in planning the perfect weekend for mom, check out our events calendar and more things to do