Mother’s Day is May 14th, so it’s time again to celebrate Mom. And local Chicago businesses (and one out of town) have a number of treats designed with Moms in mind. Perhaps some of them are right for a special Mom in your life.
Give Mom a One-of-a-Kind Greeting
Paper Source, a Chicago-based premier paperie and gift retailer, is the perfect place to get thoughtful and fun Mother’s Day gifts this year. From personalized stationery, unique greeting cards and custom gifts, there is something that every mom will love. Head to one of their 121 stores in the U.S. or visit their website at PaperSource.com which offers nation-wide shipping. To view this year’s Mother’s Day gifts, click HERE.
Two Ways to Pamper Her
Nestled in the heart of Lincoln Park, Laura Alderson has recently launched Blown Away Blow Dry & Beauty Bar, 2167 North Clybourn Ave and this Mother’s Day, you can get two blowouts for only $60 (an $80 value!) For more information visit www.blownawatstyles.com or call 773-697-8528.
This Mother’s Day, Massage Envy‘s 45 Chicagoland locations are helping give the gift of relaxation. Now through May 15, if you purchase $125 in gift cards, you will receive a voucher for a FREE 60-minute facial session or a 30-minute massage upgrade (Aromatherapy, Deep Muscle Therapy, or Sugar Foot Scrub Therapy). For more information or to find your nearest location, visit www.massageenvy.com or call 866-922-ENVY.
Take Mom Out on the Town
SafeHouse Chicago, 60 E. Ontario, will be offering moms their choice of either a complimentary SpyMom-Mosa or a Spycial Bloody Mary this Mother’s Day. SafeHouse Chicago maintains the original Milwaukee establishment’s treasured 50 year legacy while adding upgraded experiences to the new location, including new technology and a modern design by Chicago’s own award-winning firms, The Gettys Group and Epstein Global. SafeHouse Chicago is open Sunday-Friday 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. For more information on The SafeHouse , visit www.SafeHouseChicago.com or call (312) 3131-007
This Mother’s Day Great Street Restaurant wants to make sure every Mom feels a little extra loved on her special day. Located in the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, Great Street will host an elevated breakfast in honor of mom from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. for $32/person which will include the choice of an entrée and a mimosa or glass of champagne. There will also be a sweets table featuring, profiteroles, chocolate dipped strawberries, chocolate pound cake verrines, French macarons, raspberry white chocolate cheese cake, and rose raspberry verrine. Reservations can be made online at www.opentable.com/great-street or over phone 312-795-3333.
El Tapeo, 2100 Spring Rd., Oak Brook, IL, is serving up a special menu this Mother’s Day that the whole family will enjoy! The three-course meal includes a delicious serving table, a main course, and dessert accompanied by live music. The Mother’s Day Brunch is $45 for adults, $23 for children ages 6-12 and free for children under 6. In addition to their meal, mother’s will receive a glass of El Tapeo’s signature red sangria. An entertainment zone for younger guests will be stocked with toys, crafts, and movies. For reservations or additional information, please call 630.828.2044 or visit www.eltapeorestaurant.com.
The city’s oldest wine bar, Geja’s Café ,340 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago is celebrating Mother’s Day by treating all moms to a complimentary glass of champagne and a well-deserved chair massage, courtesy of Lincoln Park Massage Spa! For more information or to book a reservation, call (773) 281-9101 or visit www.gejascafe.com.
Go to the Theatre
One of Chicago’s longest-running smash hit shows, Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding, is celebrating Mother’s Day this year by making sure every mom feels a little extra love! The first 50 moms who attend the Mother’s Day performance on Sunday, May 14 will be treated to a $25 gift card to Spavia Day Spa, a beautiful rose from Ashland Florist. and a $10 gift card to The Collette Collection.
Ceremony: 3308 North Seminary Ave. – Resurrection Church
Reception: 1113 W. Belmont Ave. – Chicago Theater Works To purchase tickets by phone, call 312-391-0404. For groups of 16 or more email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information and to purchase tickets online visit TonyLovesTina.com
Take her on an Adventure to Music City!
The Westin Nashville 807 Clark Place, Nashville, will be hosting the hotel’s first-ever Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 14, 2017 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The brunch, hosted in the Vanderbilt Ballroom, encourages guests to put aside the cooking and cleaning, and enjoy each other’s company while indulging on seasonal, southern inspired cuisine. The menu will feature an array of items, including pastry and dessert stations, as well as specially-made breakfast and brunch entrees. Brunch prices are $55 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under. For more information, visit The Westin Nashville website.
Images by Collin Pearson (El Tapeo) or provided by establishments.