Fayetteville is the best place in Northwest Arkansas to treat your mom to a memorable Mother’s Day! With specials at some of our most popular attractions, a diverse selection of authentic restaurants, and loads of things to do, a Sunday fun-day spent with Mom in Fayetteville is sure to make her feel special.

Below are a few ideas for fun things to do together in Fayetteville on Mother's Day. For more information, make sure to check out our Visitor's Guide that is chock full of helpful information on places to eat, shop and much, much more!


Moms + mimosas are a classic mother’s day combo, and Fayetteville is loaded with options to thank your mom with a delicious brunch! There’s an option for every type of mom, whether she’d prefer an upscale experience, a patio with a view, savoring classic favorites, or trying something new.

Browse our list of brunch spots in Fayetteville and find the one that’s perfect for you and mom to enjoy together!


If you’re looking for ways to spend quality time with your mom this Mother’s Day, Fayetteville is your place. Take her shopping around the Downtown & Dickson Street Entertainment District at local boutiques like Riffraff and Maude. Fayetteville also is home to a number of popular flea markets, thrift stores, vintage markets, and consignment shops worth exploring. If it’s more mom’s style, admire some local artwork at Art Ventures or catch a play at TheatreSquared. The possibilities are endless!

Mother’s Day in the Garden
Botanical Garden of the Ozarks

Make it a memorable day with mom by exploring the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks! All moms will receive a complimentary small potted succulent when they visit the garden, while supplies last.

Mother's Day Tea Party with Sip of Southern
Pink House Alchemy 

Mom will feel like royalty at this event with curated tea sandwiches, hand selected teas made with local flavor syrups, and fancy desserts served at Pink House Alchemy. Child tickets are available as well, if you’d like to bring little ones to experience a tea party with mom.

Doubles & Bubbles - A Mother’s Day Pickleball Tournament

It’s a pickleball tournament, Mother’s Day style! Bring your mom down to PB&JJ’s for mimosas, thematic food truck items, local vendors, and prizes. A tournament entry includes 2 mimosas!

Arkansas Pottery Festival
Community Creative Center

If your mom is the artsy type or just loves to shop, drop by the new Arkansas Pottery Festival! There will be booths, exhibitions, demos, lectures and shows throughout the day, including multiple pottery and plant sales.


It wouldn’t be a Mother’s Day list without flowers, would it? We have several local florists in Fayetteville that specialize in gorgeous arrangements. Try an arrangement from PIGMINT Floral Studio, a hand-selected wrapped bouquet from Eden’s Botanicals' new storefront in uptown, or a vase of seasonal blooms designed at Meus Floral.

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