Mother’s Day is just around the corner! For all the moms, grandmas, stepmoms, and anyone else who is a mother figure, Mother’s Day is all about them. Enjoy a special day with them at one of these brunches or events around the region!

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2023 Brunches

Shady Creek Winery Brunch

Fair Oaks Farms

Brunch or Dinner
Make your reservation for a Mother’s Day getaway at Fair Oaks! Enjoy the day with a stay at the Fairfield by Marriott® and an amazing brunch or dinner at the Farmhouse Restaurant. The brunch menu will be offered from 10:30 am to 4 pm and the dinner will begin after 4 pm. 

754 N 600 E, Fair Oaks
Reserve your spot here.

Byway Brewing Co.

Say cheers to the ladies we love with brunch at Byway Brewing Co. First come, first served between 10 am to 3 pm.

2825 Carlson Drive, Hammond

Four Corners Winery

Let the vintage 1870s homestead at Four Corners Winery brunch, wine, dine, and music you into a million memories with mimosas and more.

294 E 600 N, Valparaiso
By RSVP only - call 219.286.3603

Shady Creek Winery

Celebrate at Shady Creek Winery! Enjoy their delicious brunch offerings, a carving station and a 'MOM-osa' bar from 10 am to 2 pm.

2030 Tryon Road, Michigan City
Purchase your tickets here.

Gamba Ristorante

Brunch Buffet 11 am - 4 pm

455 E 84th Drive, Merrillville

Signature Banquet

Champagne Brunch - Seatings at 10:30 am, 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm

1908 E Commercial Ave, Lowell

Center for Visual and Performing Arts - SOLD OUT

Champagne Brunch Buffet

1040 Ridge Road, Munster

White Hawk Country Club - SOLD OUT

Mother's Day Brunch

1001 White Hawk Drive, Crown Point

Ricochet Tacos mimosa

Looking for some special mimosas to go with brunch? Ricochet Tacos in Crown Point and Valparaiso serves brunch every Saturday and Sunday and has a mimosa flight with a carafe of sparkling Cava and an array of juices. Blockhead Beerworks in Valparaiso serves brunch every Sunday and has seven different flavors of their regular mimosa as well as a premium mimosa with boba.


2023 Events for Moms

Mothers day

Afternoon Tea & Brunch

Stop in and enjoy afternoon tea on Saturday, May 13 at Wild Wood's - A Gathering Place. Tickets are $35 and include assorted teas, a delicious brunch, desserts and more. Mimosas and mock-tails are available for purchase. Reservations are required and can be made here.

Wild Wood's - A Gathering Place
619 East 3rd Street, Hobart

The Four C Notes

May 13, 2023
Midwest’s only tribute dedicated to recreating the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.

Theatre at the Center
1040 Ridge Road, Munster

Elvis Live Starring Jimmy Holmes

May 13, 2023
Hear all your favorite songs with this award-winning, international Elvis tribute artist!

Hobart Art Theater
230 Main St., Hobart

Wayne Newton and Tony Orlando

May 13, 2023
Recognized and revered around the world, these two great American treasures will grace the stage for the first time, at the Hard Rock Casino.

Hard Rock Casino
5400 W. 29th Avenue, Gary

Macaron's for Mom

Sweet Moon Macaron will be at Manic Meadery from 1-3 on Mother's Day. Manic is also debuting their mead cocktail, The 'Mom'osa to celebrate all the super moms out there!

Manic Meadery
1003 #3 E. Summit Street, Crown Point

Stroll the Gardens

Mothers and grandmothers will be admitted for free on Mother's Day at Friendship Gardens. Bring the family for a day outside walking the trails and viewing the gardens.

Friendship Botanic Gardens
2055 East US Highway 12, Michigan City

Gabis Arboretum is another beautiful outdoor option for your family to enjoy! Pack a picnic then head on over to check out the Railway Garden and wander through the other gardens.

Mother's Day Wellness Hike

After you go out to brunch with your mom, come take a nice leisurely wellness hike at Gibson Woods on Mother’s Day. Pre-registration is required by calling 219-844-3188.

Gibson Woods Nature Preserve
6201 Parrish Ave., Hammond

Run Like a Mother 5K

Run a 5K to honor your mother while helping moms in need! The run on Mother's Day includes finisher medals, special gifts for moms, free admission to the Hometown Mother's Day Market and more. Event supports St. Jude House and Mommy's Haven.

Lake County Fairgrounds
889 S. Court St., Crown Point

More Ideas for Fun Things to Do

Mother's Day Gifts

Albanese Chocolates

At Albanese Candy locations you can find all kinds of treats for mom - from chocolates and nuts to factory-fresh gummies and retro candies.

Shady Creek Winery bottles

How about bringing mom some regional wines, meads or ciders? Find a list of wineries, cideries and meaderies here.

Lifestyles gifts - Valparaiso

If you are still looking for the perfect gift for the mother figure in your life, check out our shop small blog post!

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