It’s time to start thinking about the most important mom holiday – Mother’s Day!  Yes, the day when YOU get to let others do special things for you.  If you’re looking for some ideas to pass along, or want to plan something fun with your family, here are some ideas.  For more check the PAM Calendar and Stuff To Do pages.


Mother’s Day Crafts

Michaels Stores
Saturday, April 25th, 10am-noon: Mother’s Day card $2
Saturday, May 2nd, 10am-noon: Mother’s Day wood frame $2
Saturday, May 2nd, 6:30-8:30pm: Mother’s Day canvas, $15
Reservations not required

Home Depot Kids Workshop
Saturday May 2nd, 9am-noon: Picket Fence Photo Frame
free, PAM Review

Lowe’s Build & Grow
Saturday May 9th at 10am: Mother’s Day Planter
free, reservations required

Mother’s Day Events

Run Like a Mother
Saturday, May 9th
George A Purefoy Municipal Center, Frisco
5K, kid 1 mile and kid race divisions
Celebrate Mother’s Day with a 5K.  Post-race party features the band Honor Roll & Deans List from School of Rock Frisco plus finish line food, refreshments, cool products and services from sponsors like massage therapy for you and a bouncy house and face painting for the Kids.

Deerfield Music and Art Festival
Deerfield Clubhouse, 4549 Old Pond Dr, Plano, TX
Saturday, May 9th from 6-10pm
Featuring strings and brass members of the Plano Symphony Orchestra (PSO) in an outdoor concert, along with professional Broadway and jazz performers. Childrens’ events including face painting, balloon animals, and the PSO Instrument Petting Zoo, an interactive learning experience for the children.   Free

Dallas Arboretum Brunches
Sunday, May 10th
Several times and locations available.  Price includes main garden admission and parking.

Silhouettes & Open Play
Play Street Museum, Frisco
Sunday, May 10th
three sessions between 11am – 3:30pm at $50/child.  Call 469-362-8624 to reserve your spot.

Mother’s Day Concert & Butterfly Release
Sunday, Math 10th 2-4pm
Texas Discovery Gardens, Dallas
Join us for our fourth annual Mother’s Day Concert with The Women’s Chorus of Dallas. The hour-long concert, concluding with a live butterfly release in the Conservatory, is the perfect way to celebrate with the ones you love on Mother’s Day. Each year, concerts sell out! You can purchase a concert ticket online only or add on a butterfly release package.

Top Golf Mother’s Day Brunch
3760 Blair Oaks Dr, The Colony
Sunday, May 10th
Brunch will be served from Open-2pm with Classic Mimosas & La Marca Prosecco Split drink specials. We will also be having a Gift Card Promotion and Live Music. PAM Review

The Bodarks Saturday May 9th, 7-10pm
The Teddy Davey Ensemble
Sunday, May 10th 2-5pm
Watters Creek, Allen
Free outdoor concerts

Meal & Memories with Mom
American Girl Store, Galleria Dallas
Sunday, May 10th from 11am-4:30pm
It’s time for a girls’ day out—just you and your daughter! You’ll enjoy a delicious meal, giggle over fun dice games that you can play over and over—like Story Switch-off, Roll-of-the-Dice Charades, and more—and make a colorful keepsake picture frame craft together. You’ll even have a mother-daughter photo taken right at your table and printed for your one-of-a-kind frame.  $38/person, for ages 8+. Reservations required; call toll-free 877-247-5223.

Frontiers of Flight Museum
free admission for moms (with one paid admission) from 1-5pm on Sunday, May 10th

Mother’s Day Concert
A. W. Perry Homestead Museum, Carrollton
Sunday, May 10th at 6pm
This year’s concert will feature traditional bluegrass music by The E Flat Porch Band. Bring a picnic basket, blankets, or lawn chairs. Free ice cream and lemonade will be provided. Children can make an old-fashioned handmade gift for mom.  Event attendees can also create a theme for their picnic and enter the annual Picnic Contest in one of three categories: Best Family, Most Elegant, or Most Creative. Registration for the contest begins at 5 p.m. and judging takes place at 5:45 p.m. with winners announced and prizes awarded at the beginning of the 6 p.m. concert.