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Last Minute Mother's Day Ideas for Mom


Posted: May 11, 2017 at 12:00 AM by Kate Spears

Mother’s Day is just a few days away, but don’t worry if you’re having trouble coming up with ways to celebrate the special lady or ladies in your life. We’ve got you covered with some great options found right here in the Knoxville area.


What better way to celebrate mom is there than a great Mother’s Day Lunch? Here are a few great local lunch spots your foodie mom might enjoy.


It’s All So Yummy Cafe-


Treat her to one of their fourteen specialty gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches and a bowl of homemade soup. Then knock it out of the park with a dessert of Hilton Head Ice Cream. Click here to take a look at their wonderful menu and get more details. 


The French Market Creperie-


Farragut is home to The French Market Creperie, where you can treat your beloved mother to some authentic French Crepes, baguette and croissant sandwiches, plus soups, and salads. You won’t find French cuisine this authentic anywhere but Paris. Click here for their info.


Want something a bit more creative? Maybe your mom loves the theatre and the performing arts. Treat her to a live show.


Tennessee Theatre-


Saturday, May 13th is the Studio Arts for Dancers Spring Concert. There are two performances featuring dancers of different skill levels. Tickets are twenty dollars in advance and twenty-two dollars at the door. Treat your mom to some beautiful dancing in a truly gorgeous setting. For details, click here.


Clayton Center for the Arts-


Is your mom a fan of the Who? How about Bluegrass? How about an innovative hybrid of the two? Take her to see The Who’s TOMMY: A Bluegrass Opry, performed by the Hillbenders at the Clayton Center for the arts on Saturday, May 13th. Click here for more information and showtimes.


Is your mom into interior decorating? Does she love nothing more than a day of shopping? Take her to one of Bearden’s awesome shopping destinations in the District.


G & G Interiors-


Featuring one of the southeast’s largest high-end furniture showrooms as well as an impressive art gallery, your mom is sure to fall in love with something on their floor. Let her pick out a special Mother’s Day gift from their amazing selection of furniture, rugs, lighting, accessories, and art. Click here to learn more.


Back Porch Mercantile-


Featuring a curated collection of home and gift items, including exclusive products and regional arts, your mom will love this place. Workshops are available for learning how to master the art of chalk painting, which is kind of BPM’s specialty. Click here for more.


So maybe you waited until the last minute, no big deal! There's still time to plan an awesome Mother’s Day for the special lady who gave you life. You’ve got lots of options right here in the East Tennessee area. Go celebrate!





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