Mother’s Day is THIS SUNDAY!! If you have not made a plan yet, here are some options to brighten her day….or WEEKEND!

Mother’s Day is just around the corner. It should be a great weekend in the HAM as well! Here are a few great options of new ways to celebrate MOM on her day.

Alloy Thai-Mother’s Day Brunch

Sunday 5/12 12:00-3:00PM

Tickets are available on Eventbrite

Join us for a celebration of Thai food, moms, and mimosas. Treat your mom (or just treat yourself) to a series of Thai dishes inspired by court cuisine, streed food, and brunch classics – coconut griddle cakes topped with bacon curry, toast with chile jam and fried eggs, donuts filled with coconut custard and lime curd – and day drinking!

Mother’s Day Photo Booth @ Pepper Place

Thursday 5/9-3:30-7:30PM

Friday 5/10-3:30-7:30PM

Saturday 5/11-8:00AM-12:00PM

Join us Mother’s Day week as we celebrate moms and capture a moment with her in the picture (versus always taking it!). We’ve teamed up with The FlashBar Photo Co. to turn the Martin Biscuit Event Space into a photobooth. You will receive a complimentary 5×7 photo as well as endless digital copies that you can cherish for years to come.

Invite your mother and grandmother, rally the kids or even your dog (yes, dog moms included!) and we’ll see you at Pepper Place!

*Thursday & Friday will be scheduled 10-minute time slots. Saturday is first come, first serve!
*Scheduling for these days opens Thursday, May 2!

The Mother’s Day Photobooth is located in The Martin Biscuit Event Space at 2829 2nd Ave S, Birmingham 35233
– Simply look for the Dr. Pepper Sign in the parking lot where The Market at Pepper Place takes place!
Design Supply has staged the waiting room to be epitome of chic
The Collective will have hair products available in case you need a refresh

Still looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? The Collective, Ignite Cycle & FarmStand by Stone Hollow Farmstead have teamed up to provide the perfect Mother’s Day gift:
– 5 rides at Ignite Cycle
– A blowout from the Collective
– A bouquet of flowers from FarmStand
All for just $125! ($50 in savings)

Mother’s Day Brunch @ Arlington Historic House

Saturday 5/11@10:30AM

The brunch is by reservation only. For reservations and details call (205)780-5656

Mother’s Day with Gladys Knight

Sunday 5/12 7:00-9:00PM

UAB’s Alys Stephens Center

Gladys Knight, the Empress of Soul and winner of seven Grammy awards, possesses one of the richest voices in pop music. Rolling Stone magazine listed her among the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time, and she’s a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Gladys Knight has enjoyed No. 1 hits on the Pop, Gospel, R&B, and Adult Contemporary charts and has triumphed in film, television and live performance. She loves to perform, beaming her trademark smile as she connects with audiences on an intimately emotional level.

Mother’s Day @ Tropicaleo

Sunday 5/12-11:00AM-9:00PM

Show mom your love by inviting her to a special, one of a kind event at Tropicaleo. We will have a prixe fixe, three course menu and a kids menu available starting at 11AM. Please call in advance for reservations. Gluten free and vegan options Available, as always.
House Salad
Organic Greens + Fresh Berries + Mandarines + Tamarind Vinaigrette
Main Entree
Bacon wrapped chicken breast stuffed with sweet plantains with Mango Sauce, served with arroz mamposteao.
Vanilla Flan
**Vegan Menu**
House Salad
Organic Greens + Fresh Berries + Mandarines + Tamarind Vinaigrette
Main Entree
Facon wrapped tofu, stuffed with sweet plantains with Mango Sauce, served with arroz mamposteao.
PRICE: $35

Dyrty Byrds Mother’s Day @ Cahaba Brewing Co.

Sunday 5/12 2:00-5:00PM

Bring your Mom to the brewery to enjoy some craft beer and acoustic rock for her special day.

Mother’s Day at Perry’s Steakhouse

Sunday 5/12-11:00AM-9:00PM

This Mother’s Day, gather around the table at Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille to celebrate the most important lady in your life. On Sunday, May 12, Perry’s will open early at 11 a.m., serving guests an all-day dinner menu, three cocktail specials, an off-the-menu feature and the restaurant’s traditional Sunday Supper Special.

Come by Perry’s with Mom to enjoy:
All Day Long:
– Shrimp & Gruyere Cheese Grits off-the-menu feature ($32.95)
– Full Dinner Menu

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.:
– Bloody Mary ($6.95)
– Mimosa ($6.95)
– Brandy Milk Punch ($6.95)

From 4 to 9 p.m.:
– Perry’s 3-course Sunday Supper Special ($34.95)
– Bar 79 Social Hour including $9 bar bites and cocktails

Perry’s off-the-menu Shrimp and Gruyere Cheese Grits features Anson Mills stone ground cheesy grits with jumbo shrimp, andouille sausage, mushroom pan gravy, and topped with crimini mushrooms and herbs and will be available all day long.

Brunch-inspired specialty cocktails including a Bloody Mary, Mimosa and Brandy Milk Punch will be $6.95 each from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

As with every Sunday, Perry’s Sunday Supper special will be available from 4 to 9 p.m. Guests are invited to enjoy a three-course dinner, featuring a choice of one of six salads, Perry’s signature seven-finger-high Pork Chop and the decadent Dessert Trio, all for just $34.95 per person (tax and gratuity not included).

Guests can also order crowd favorites off the regular dinner menu such as the Filet Perry, Chateaubriand with three signature sauces, 14-oz. Prime New York Strip and Perry’s Famous Pork Chop – a recipe perfected over 40 years – as well as fried asparagus and other classics with a modern twist. Plus, choose from a variety of beloved, signature desserts, including the flaming Nutty D’Angelo prepared tableside.

Stay around for Social Hour from 4 to 9 p.m. for select $9 bar bites and $9 cocktails, as well as specially priced wine and craft beer.

Reservations required. Call 205-968-1597 or visit

Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch at The Lab

Sunday 5/12 11:00AM-2:00PM

Thank your mom for everything she’s done with a special Mother’s Day brunch. Our Mother’s Day menu features Eggs Oscar with Jumbo Lump Crab and Poached Eggs, French Quarter Breakfast and Steak & Eggs. Reserve your table today.

Mama Needs to Get Her Laugh On

Saturday 5/11-7:00-9:00PM

Birmingham Improv Theater

Positively Funny Improv celebrates moms everywhere the evening before Mother’s Day! What a great Mother’s Day gift–an evening of laughter.

Mother’s Day Pop-Up Shop @ Battle Republic

Wednesday 5/8-4:00-6:00PM

Come glove up, fight on AND get some gift ideas for Mother’s Day! The Battle Lobby will be popping!

We will have a complimentary braid bar so you can get those boxer braids before class by Blo Blow Dry Bar! ElementsBhm will be serving up cocktails with their unique mixers! And you can buy your Mama (or you) some awesome potted plants like we have on our front desk, because Botanica will be in the house!

Book that bag on our website or app for the 4:30pm, 5:30pm, or 6:30pm class to join us for all the good good. #strongasamother

Celebrate MOM @ Ignite Cycle

All this week.

Grab the Strong as a Mother series and you can book 2 bikes for the price of one. They also have a Lovely Mama Gift Package that includes 5 rides at Ignite, a blowout from The Collective and a bouquet from Farmstand.

I hope that this list gives you some new exciting options to shower your Mom with love this weekend! Have a great week and Happy Mother’s Day!