For 2017, Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 14. Many stores have special Mother’s Day sales and deals on this day. Several shopping malls feature Mother’s Day promotions. At most restaurants, Mother’s Day is one of the busiest days of the year! Be sure to check the fine print on your coupons and bonus gift cards carefully, as many will not be valid on Mother’s Day. Free flowers for Mom, special lunch or dinner menus, and discounts on gift purchases can all be found on May 14th. Often, these promotions extend the entire weekend or for several days preceding the holiday. This is a great time to take Mom out shopping at her favorite store. Why not treat her to a great lunch or dinner at her favorite restaurant? You don’t have to be fancy or spend a lot of money. To Mom, it’s the thought that counts!
Mother’s Day shopping hours are usually the same as they would be on any other Sunday. As for restaurants, many open early to serve Mother’s Day Brunch or special breakfast. Be sure to call your favorite retailers and eateries for their specific Mother’s Day hours as well as information on specific Mother’s Day sales and deals they may be offering. If you’re planning to take Mom out on her special day, expect restaurants to be crowded. Long waiting times will be found at the most popular eateries. Reservations are strongly suggested and required in some cases. Don’t disappoint! Call ahead to reserve a table before heading out.
Be sure to do something nice for your mom and show her how much you appreciate all she has done for you. Mother’s Day only comes once per year. For 2017, it happens on Sunday, May 14.