How to Celebrate Mother's Day in Richmond

Restaurant, gift, and craft ideas, plus itinerary suggestions she's sure to love in Richmond

April 26, 2021

Let's make this Mother's Day extra-special in Richmond because it has been, well, let's say... a challenging year for moms.

So on May 9, let's celebrate the Richmond moms and mom-figures in our lives by letting them know how much we appreciate everything they do for us the other 364 days of the year.

Here are RVA restaurant and gift ideas to spoil her, itinerary suggestions she'll love in Richmond , and even a few craft ideas children can do to show their love: 

A special meal out

Looking for restaurants in  Richmond to enjoy a special meal out for Mother's Day? Here are some restaurants offering Mother's Day specials:


West End & Scott's Addition 

Tarrants West

West End 

The Daily 

West End & Carytown 

1800 Lakeside Avenue

Please note advance online tickets are required; Regular Garden admission
Mother’s Day Weekend Celebration at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden has many opportunities to spend time with mom and loved ones. Explore our new exhibition Restore: The Healing Power of Nature. take her shopping, enjoy lunch outside from the Robins Tea House and more.

Where to shop for Mother's Day in Richmond 

Searching for that special gift? Get her a great gift and support a locally-owned Richmond business all at the same time! Here are some of our favorites:

For Posh Sake 

9502 Chamberlayne Rd. Hanover, VA

Personalized gifts, decor, closings & more 

The Pink Rock Store

10445 Cauthorne Rd Glen Allen
(804) 539-1072
We specialize in personalization. We embroider, heat press and vinyl! We also carry brands such as Corkcicle, Swig, Mudpie and many other popular brands. We also do custom order for sports teams and sports moms

Sassy Bee 

11400 Huguenot Rd.
Call 804-794-6363 

Sassy Bee is the "Go-To" store for you and your surroundings. Offering great gifts for all occasions, eclectic home decor, gorgeous apparel, fun and funky jewelry, accessories and so much more!

2924 W Cary Street
Richmond, Virginia
(804) 342-1272
Mongrel has served as Richmond’s uncommon card and gift store. From the irreverent greeting card to the perfect gift, Mongrel is filled with life choices-for home, body, mind and soul.

A special day out in Richmond

Whether she's into hiking, spa treatments, or thrills, we have ideas on ways to spend Mother's Day in RVA

doing something she'll love:


Walk, picnic, animals, and more!

Old Mechanicsville Health Spa

We offer quality Massage Therapy, Advanced Skin Care, Wax Hair Removal, and Natural Health Services.

Belle Isle 

explore & more 

Crossroads Art Center 

Comprised of over 225 talented artists, Crossroads is a gallery that inspires, and moves those who walk within its walls. You can always Find One of a Kind Gifts for that One of a Kind Person

Crafts for the kids to make

Handmade gifts are all about the heart. Help the kids make gifts for mom she's sure to treasure: