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Mother’s Day Brunches, Dining, & Activities (Updated 2024)

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Celebrate good times, come on! One of our favorite days is almost here, hence the name Northern Nevada Moms, and we are so excited to share some awesome Mother’s Day brunches, dining, and activities happening in Reno, Sparks, Carson City, and Lake Tahoe. Psst – if you haven’t snagged a gift for the special mama in your life, you still have time!

This year Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12th – but we’re celebrating all week long!

Brunch and Dining


Whisk mom off to Italy this Mother’s Day with a complete Italian picnic spread. Whether you set it up on a hike, to the park or in your backyard, she’ll get Under the Tuscan Sun vibes all day long.

When: Pickup dates May 11th

Time: 11:00am-1:00pm

Cost: Adult Picnic Kit –  $28 | Kid Picnic Kit – $15 | Potting Kit – $125

South 40

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and we’re getting ready to celebrate! 🌸 On May 12, join us for a special Mother’s Day buffet from 8 am to 1:30 pm. Treat your mom to a delicious breakfast to show her just how much she means to you.

When: May 12, 2024

Time: 8:00am-1:30pm

Cost: Adults $28.95 | 12 & Under $13.95 | Bottomless Mimosas $18.95

The Shore Brunch Buffet

When: May 12th, 2024

Time: 9:00am-1:30pm

Location: The Shore

Cost:  Adults $75, children 6 to 12 $25, 5 & under eat free / Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar $25

David’s Grill at Redhawk 

Enjoy a brunch buffet and bottomless mimosas.  Book your reservation!

When: May 12th, 2024

Time: Brunch from 8:00am-2:00pm | Dinner 4:00pm-8:00pm

Location: Davids Grill, Sparks, Nevada

Cost: $75++ Adults | $35++ Children Ages 5-12 | 4 & under free

Brunch at Wild River Grille

The Wild River Grille will be serving a Mother’s Day brunch with several entree choices. For bottomless mimosas, add $12. The Wild River Grille is at 17 S. Virginia Street, next to the Truckee River.

When: May 12th, 2024

Time: 9:30am-3:00pm

Location: Wild River Grille

Cost: Adults | $34 ;  Children 12 & Under | $15 ; Bottomless Mimosas | $12

The Shore Dinner Buffet

When: May 12th, 2024

Time: 4:00pm-8:00pm

Location: The Shore

Cost:  Adults $75, children 6 to 12 $25, 5 & under eat free / Select Wine Specials & Mother’s Day Signature Cocktail


Reno Aces Baseball

Head to Reno Aces and enjoy a home game with the entire family!  On Friday they have fireworks after the game and on Sunday come early and grab a pink carnations for moms as a thank you for all your love and care!

When: May 7th – 12th

Time: Varies

Location: Greater Nevada Field

Mothers Day Market

Mother’s Day celebration with over 20 local vendors! Treat mom to an experience, not just a gift. There will also be a special children’s reading for author Rachael Macaluso at 11am and 1pm at Shay Co shop inside the Basement.

When: Saturday, May 11th from 10-2

Location: The Basement Reno

Shop with Mom

Come shop with Mom next Saturday May 11th from noon to 6pm and enjoy a unique shopping experience in honor of Mother’s Day.

When: Saturday, May 11th from 12-6

Location: Prude & Boujee

6th Annual Petals & Pottery, Mother’s Day Weekend Flower Bar + Market

Choose from hundreds of handmade ceramic vases made at our studio and then fill your vase with flowers from our flower bar! Prices of the vases include flowers! Come make and arrangement with or for your mom, or for yourself!

There will be other ceramic artwork for sale from artists, pop-up shops from local artisans macarons and mimosas!

When: May 11th & 12th

Time: 10:00am-3:00pm

Location: Wedge Ceramic Studio

Cost: Price Varies

24th Annual Moms on the Run

A Reno tradition, register for Moms on the Run! Help us in the fight to battle breast cancer.

When: May 12th, 2024

Time: 7:00am-12:00pm

Location: Hug High School; 3530 Sullivan Ln, Sparks NV 89431

Mother’s Day Boutique – Riverside Farmers Market

When: May 12th

Time: 9:00am-2:00pm

Location: Idlewild Park

A Market made for moms!  Enjoy a free yoga class and start the weekend calm and clear. Grab hot breakfast or lunch and a coffee, smoothie, or herbal elixir. Relax along the grass to the sounds of guitarists strumming, accordions bellowing, and children playing.

How are you celebrating Mother’s Day?

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Leanna Carson is an expecting mama via IVF and a serial entrepreneur.

Born and raised in Las Vegas, she loves sharing all things family-friendly as well as local spots most don’t even know about! She co-founded Nevada Moms in 2018 and it has become the #1 Family Guide to Nevada experiences, activities, happenings, and more.

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