• Mother's Day
  • Mother's Day Sunday, May 9th 2021

  • Once again, we're compiling ways you can celebrate mom on Mother's Day.  Below is our 2020 list of gift ideas, and restaurants offering delivery or carry-out on Mother's Day.  We'll be updating the information to reflect the 2021 happenings over the coming days, so please check back as we'll continue to add more information as it comes our way.


  • LSR Mother's Package Options

    Packages include brunch packages from 016 Restaurant, wine packages from Vom Fass, charcuterie trays from L&M Fine Foods, and gift baskets featuring specialty items from several local shops.  Visit lsr.market/mothers-day for details and pricing.

    Orders must be placed by Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 3:00 pm. Pick-up wines and gift packages on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 9 at the Chamber of Commerce office at 2611 West Lawrence Avenue from 9:00 - 11:00 am.


  • Bezels and Bubbles Pop Up at Sacred Art Bezels and Bubbles Pop Up at Sacred Art

    Sacred Art - 4619 N Lincoln Avenue

    For Mother's Day at Sacred Art, We are doing an in store and online pop-up with local jewelry designer Bezels and Bubbles! Shop Maggie's amazing selection from Monday May 3rd-9th. One of a kind pieces made right here in Ravenswood! 

  • Free Virtual Artist Workshop: Felted Flowers Free Virtual Artist Workshop: Felted Flowers

    Lillstreet Art Center - 4401 N Ravenswood Avenue

    Please Join us on Sunday, May 9 from 2-3pm for an online event with Chicago-based Textiles Artist, Lucia Calderon Arrieta (she/they). This zoom event is FREE to our community and available to ages 13+! While we are thrilled to offer the Textiles Virtual Artist Program at no cost to our community, we do encourage you to consider making a donation in lieu of an attendance fee. Lucia is raising funds for The Love Fridge, a local mutual-aid based organization providing free food to anyone who needs it, through their multiple location refrigerators. Register here >

  • Mother's Day Family Wheelthrowing at Lillstreet Mother's Day Family Wheelthrowing at Lillstreet

    Lillstreet Art Center - 4401 N Ravenswood

    Mother's Day Family Wheelthrowing 
    Spend the day throwing pots with the whole family on Sunday, May 9 from 2–5PM. (Ages 5+) Register here >
  • Mother's Day Mugs and Plates Workshop Mother's Day Mugs and Plates Workshop

    Lillstreet Art Center - 4401 N Ravenswood

    Mother’s Day Mugs and Plates (In-House and Online Workshop)
    Handbuild a ceramic mug on Saturday, April 24 from 10AM–12PM. Your pieces will be fired and ready in time to serve mom breakfast on Mother's Day. (Ages 5+) Register In-House or Online.
  • Mother's Day Spring Brunch Demo with The Chopping Block Mother's Day Spring Brunch Demo with The Chopping Block

    The Chopping Block - 4747 N Lincoln Ave

    Treat your mom to a relaxing, delicious and seasonal brunch complete with cooking demonstration. Generous tasting portions of each dish will be served. This event will be held IN PERSON on Sunday, May 9th from 11 am - 1 pm at The Chopping Block.


    • Arugula, Avocado and Radish Salad with Toasted Pistachios
    • Quiche with Smoked Salmon, Cream Cheese and Chives
    • Asparagus, Pancetta and Fingerling Potato Hash
    • Strawberry-Rhubarb Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream

    Skills covered in class:

    • Selecting avocados
    • Preparing vinaigrette
    • Balancing flavors
    • Making, rolling out and blind baking pie dough
    • Selecting smoked salmon
    • Sautéing green vegetables
    • Selecting and sautéing potatoes
    • Making fruit fillings and streusel toppings

    Dessert will be prepared ahead of time for your enjoyment during class.

    Click here to register, space is limited.


  • Virtual Celebration of Bubbles for Mother's Day with The Chopping Block Virtual Celebration of Bubbles for Mother's Day with The Chopping Block

    The Chopping Block - 4747 N Lincoln Ave

    Sunday, May 9 from 3 - 4 pm. It’s time to toast to the Moms on this Mother’s Day! Whether you’re celebrating together or apart, join us for a virtual convivial wine tasting celebrating all that sparkles with Mary Ross, Advanced Sommelier. Mary's seminar will cover “the night they invented Champagne” and the world’s other prominent bubblies. The virtual tasting will cover 3 sparkling wines, including Champagne with the option to prepare a French 75.

    To enhance your experience, we recommend you’re tasting the same wines with Mary Ross during class. Order your three 750ml bottles of bubbles for curbside pickup from The Chopping Block Lincoln Square on Wednesday through Friday from 12-5pm or Saturday from 10am-4pm. 

    Wines Featured in Class:

    • Brut Rosé, Gruet, New Mexico, USA, NV
    • Montaudon Brut, Champagne, France, NV
    • Moscato d’Asti, Sarraco, Piedmont, Italy, 2019

    If you’re unable to pick up the wines from TCB, we recommend you procure bottles featuring the same region and grape. This includes:

    • Brut Rose or Blanc de Noirs from USA
    • Champagne from France
    • Moscato d’Asti from Piedmont, Italy

    Our virtual tastings, via Zoom, are a fun opportunity to watch your sommelier in action. Our Zoom moderator will make sure your questions submitted through the chat option are answered during or  after class. The tasting packet will be provided upon registration. 

    Got questions about our virtual classes? Check out our FAQs.

    Click here to register.

  • Virtual Mother's Day Sunday Dinner: Gnocchi al Forno with The Chopping Block Virtual Mother's Day Sunday Dinner: Gnocchi al Forno with The Chopping Block

    The Chopping Block - 4747 N Lincoln Avenue

    Sun, May 9, 2021 4:30 PM to 5:45 PM - 120 open spot(s)

    Join us for a virtual cooking class as you either cook along with our Chopping Block Chef in real time, or watch as a demonstration as our chef teaches you how to make dinner from scratch via Zoom.

    • Baked Gnocchi Al Forno with Italian Sausage-Tomato Ragu
    • Shaved Asparagus Salad with Lemon and Parmesan

    Skills covered in class:

    • Selecting potatoes
    • Making and shaping gnocchi dough
    • Selecting ground meat
    • Working with fresh herbs
    • Balancing flavors

    Our virtual classes will have you and your chef instructor cooking together in real time, or if preferred, enjoy the class as an engaging demonstration with the flexibility to prepare the dishes at another time. Either way, you will gain a full understanding of the techniques. Upon registration, chose which option is best for you. 

    Upon signup you will receive the recipe packet complete with a very detailed equipment list and class syllabi that outlines the flow of the class. If you will be cooking along, we ask that all ingredients are procured and measured ahead of time to help the flow of the class.

    Whether cooking along or watching as a demonstration, our Zoom moderator will make sure all of your questions are answered live by the chef either during or after class. 

    Got questions about our virtual classes? Check out our FAQs.

  • Himmel's Himmel's

    Himmel's - 2251 W Lawrence Ave

    Pre-order Mother's Day Brunch from Himmels! Order by Friday, May 7th for pick up on Sunday, May 9th between 11 & 3 pm. $32/person includes Pretzel Bread & Obatzda, Himmel's Gemischter Salat, Schnitzel, Pork Roast, Spatzle & Gravy, Red Cabbage, Apple Bread Pudding.

    Call 773-784-8777 to place your order.


  • Lizzy J Cafe Lizzy J Cafe

    Lizzy J Cafe - 2205 W Montrose Ave

    Lizzy J has 3 different family-style options for Mother's Day, check out the menu's hereClick here to place your orders not through Friday, May 8th.


  • Luella's Southern Kitchen Luella's Southern Kitchen

    Luella's Southern Kitchen - 4609 N Lincoln Ave

    Offering a special Mother's Day package.

    Package includes:

    • Slow Roasted Beets with Candied Cayenne Pistachios, Mache and Cream Cheese Mousse
    • Brunch Sampler with Soft Shell Crab and Egg Slider, Jerk Chicken and Cheddar Grits, and Buttermilk and Chive Quiche
    • Trilogy of Sorbets with Raspberry, Honeydew, and Mango
    • Low Country Benne Wafers

    Pre-orders are available via Cashdrop until Thursday, May 6th.  


  • A Pretty Flower A Pretty Flower

    A Pretty Flower 2334 W Lawrence Ave

    Say it with flowers! A Pretty Flower has lots of options for Mother's Day. Click here to view the Mother's Day arrangements

    Please help the staff plan ahead by ordering EARLY! 

  • The Chopping Block The Chopping Block

    The Chopping Block - 4747 N Lincoln Ave

    Dreaming of the day you can get back in the kitchen with mom?  Let her know you're thinking of her with a gift certificate to a future class at The Chopping Block!

    Click here to purchase online



    ENJOY has 100’s of perfect Mother’s Day gifts for the best moms—from the greatest kids. Click here to view their online guide.

    Ship anywhere in the US, click here for shipping information. 

  • Merz Apothecary Merz Apothecary

    Merz Apothecary 4716 N Lincoln Ave

    Merz Apothecary has put together a wonderful gift guide, full of inspired Mother's Day gift ideas, perfect for all of the moms in your life.

  • Neighborly Neighborly

    Neighborly - 4710 N Lincoln Ave 

    Neighborly has a “mother lode" of handmade and ethically made Mother’s Day gift ideas for a variety of budgets. Favorites include herb grow kits from local company Modern Sprout, candles from social enterprise Bright Endeavors that help new Moms in Chicago, fair trade felt flower bouquets, and of course, don’t forget a card!

  • Sacred Art Sacred Art

    Sacred Art 4619 N Lincoln Ave

    Sacred Art has a ton of Mother's Day cards as well as thoughtful and unique gift ideas for that Mom who loves when you shop local! Shop in store or online!

  • Walked On Walked On

    Walked On - 4754 N Rockwell

    Mother's Day Special! May 5th - 12th Enjoy 15% off Treatments.  Book now at walkedon.com for the mom in your life!




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