Mother’s Day Events 2021


Mother’s Day Events 2021 Oakland County and Metro Detroit – Mother’s Day brunches, things to do, specials, deals, contests, and more on Mother’s Day. Celebrate Mom’s special day with your local guide to Mother’s Day fun!

Mother’s Day Events 2021 – Contests

Oakland County Moms Annual Mother’s Day Contest – Enter to win a FREE membership to Meadow Brook Hall & Gardens, a FREE $70 GC to use at Essential Massage Therapy in Ferndale, and a FREE Floral Tea Set (courtesy of Meadow Brook Hall & Gardens). Enter to win

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2021

Gift a membership to Meadow Brook Hall & Gardens – Members receive free touring throughout the year, along with free access to their two holiday experiences – Winter Wonder Lights and Holiday Walk. In addition, members will discounts to Meadow Brook Theatre, early access to events, event previews, guess passes, reserved seating, and MORE. If you purchase before 5/7/21, you receive a FREE Floral Tea Set! More info

Massage GCs to Essential Massage Therapy in FerndaleEssential Massage Therapy offers acupuncture, reflexology, deep tissue massages, swedish massages, prenatal massages, and more. More info

Book an Afternoon Tea at the luxurious Townsend Hotel in Birmingham – Fine, loose rolled teas are enhanced with satisfying fare; view the Townsend’s brand new tea menu. Classical music, Waterford chandeliers and mahogany wood provide a charming backdrop for this traditional, refined celebration. Whether it is an afternoon holiday party, business meeting, bridal or baby shower, birthday, or family gathering, tea at The Townsend Hotel is a beautiful experience. Afternoon Tea is offered Wednesday to Sunday from noon to 3p. All reservations must be made at least a week in advance through The Townsend’s online reservation system. Cost is $65.

Mother’s Day Events 2021 – Events (Subject To Change)

Thursday, May 6, 2021 from 6:30p-8:30p
Rochester Hills Mother’s Day Events – Mommy & Me Painting Class
Friendship Factory (1659 W Hamlin Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48309, 248-890,7277,
Pinot's PaletteStart in the VIP lounge where guests will make this very special two-piece “love you to the moon and back painting”. After painting, while the masterpiece is drying, head down to the Glitter Garage where the Sparkle Squad will apply matching mommy daughter glitter tattoos and a little Galaxy Glister sparkle. Then it is time for the mommy/daughter photo shoot in the photo booth. Print out a 4×6 photo for you to remember this special day. For the remaining time guests will finish up in the VIP lounge for some mother-daughter karaoke. All ages are welcome this includes grandmas, aunties and all the special moms in your life. $60 for mother & daughter / $30 each additional family member. Call 248-890-7277 or email to reserve your spot.

May 7 through May 16, 2021
Rochester Hills Mother’s Day Events – Rochester Leader Dogs Spring Carnival
Hampton Village Center Plaza (2651 S Rochester Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48307)
The Leader Dogs Spring Carnival serves as a fundraiser for the Rochester Hills Lions Club as well as a benefit for the Leader Dogs for the Blind non profit in Rochester and is a Rochester / Rochester Hills springtime tradition!
NE Corner of Rochester Rd and Auburn Rd (Best Buy / Target Parking Lot area). Hour are 4-10p weekdays and noon-11p on weekends. MORE INFO

Saturday, May 8, 2021 from 9a-5p
Lake Orion Mother’s Day Events – Michigan Flower, Art, & Home Improvement Show
Canterbury Village (2359 Joslyn Ct, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360, 248-391-5700,
Shop the area’s largest assortment of beautiful flowers and plants from local farms, learn gardening and landscaping tips. Explore unique fine art and crafts, one-of-kind paintings by local artisans, hand-crafted ceramic pieces, woodwork, sculptures, stained glass artwork, jewelry, and more. Enjoy various food and drink options on the outdoor patio, along with live entertainment, activities and demonstrations. Admission is FREE. Parking is $5.

Saturday, May 8 from 9a-10a or 11a-noon (2 sessions to choose from)
Dexter Mother’s Day Events – Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk & Brunch Basket
Hudson Mills Metropark – (8801 N Territorial Rd, Dexter, MI 48130, 734-426-8211,
Enjoy a ½ mile guided hike along the nature trails in search of spring flowers. This event is a beautiful way to begin a special weekend with Mom. Add a Brunch Box to your registration and enjoy brunch at the park. Brunch Box includes: two hard-boiled eggs, 1 vanilla yogurt, granola, 2 mini pastries, 1 cheese stick, assorted fresh fruit, napkin, spoon, salt and pepper packets, and your choice of beverage (juice, coffee, tea, or water). Brunch Boxes are available for pick-up between 9a-1p. Social distancing and face coverings are required. Pre-register by April 30 at 734-426-8211. Social distancing and face coverings are required. All ages. $3 per child, $5 per adult, $8 per Brunch Box. A Metroparks vehicle pass is required to enter any Metropark. 2021 vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at OR visit your local Metropark today.

Saturday, May 8, 2021 10a-6p and Sunday, May 9, 2021 from 10a-5p
Birmingham Mother’s Day Events – Art Birmingham 2021CANCELLED
Shain Park Birmingham (S Bates and W Merrill, Birmingham, MI)
175 juried artists on the beautiful grounds of Shain Park. Perfect for Mother’s Day gift shopping.

Saturday, May 8, 2021 from noon-4p
Rochester Hills Mother’s Day Events – Mother’s Day Flowerpot
The Village of Rochester Hills (104 S Adams Rd, Rochester, MI 48309)
Make and decorate a special gift just for mom. A Greenhouse will be providing soil and flowers and The Village will be providing pots and decorations for you to create just the right “I Love You” gift to give to your mom. Children of all ages are invited to participate and create that special and unique gift to celebrate mom and all of the great things she does. No reservations needed, but supplies are limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Hosted by TheVofRH.

Saturday, May 8, 2021 from 4p-7p
Troy Weekend Events – Mother’s Day Dance: Through The Decades
Troy Civic Center Shelter
For kids ages 3-12. Bring mom and dress for your favorite decade. Includes keepsake photo & goodie bag. $10 per Troy resident couple / $15 non. Additional children are $3 or $5 non-resident. Pre registration required. Hosted by Troy Recreation.

Sunday, May 9, 2021 from 7a-3p
Royal Oak Mother’s Day Events – Royal Oak In Bloom
Parking Lots (located at 600 S Main Street and 700 S Main Street as well as 7th Street between Main and Center Street in downtown Royal Oak)
Local and regional farmers bring an impressive array of annuals, perennials, herbs, hanging baskets, vegetables and more for your every gardening interest. In addition to the wonderful selection of plants, there will be an abundance of other outdoor items available, including hand-made wind chimes, stepping stones, beaded basket hangers, and even rain barrels. Royal Oak in Bloom is FREE to the public. For information on vendor spaces or attending the event, contact the Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce at 248-547-4000 or visit the Web Site at

Sunday, May 9, 2021 from 10a-11a
Milford Mother’s Day Events – Mother’s Day Walk
Kensington Metropark – (4570 Huron River Parkway, Milford, MI 48380, 810-227-8910,
hour-long guided walk to see what our resident animals and plants are up to in the spring. Wildflowers and birds will be in their spring glory. We’ll look for bird’s nests in the trees and on the ground and identify birds that are singing and calling to one another. This program is entirely outdoors. Social distancing and face coverings are required. $3 per child $5 per adult, children 2 & under are FREE. All ages. Pre-registration is required at least 1 day in advance at 810-227-8910. A Metroparks vehicle pass is required to enter any Metropark. 2021 vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at OR visit your local Metropark today.

altSunday, May 9, 2021 from 10a-4p
Shelby Twp Mother’s Day Events – Walk-A-Mom
Stony Creek Metropark – (4300 Main Park Rd, Shelby Twp, MI 48316, 586-781-4242,
Bring your Mom or Grandmother out for a spring hike on the trails. Many of our visitors have been walking their Mom’s each year for over 25 years. It’s time to start your own family tradition. Participants will receive a certificate and all Moms and Grandmothers will receive a flower to plant in their garden. Wear comfortable shoes and bring a camera. This is a FREE event. A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required for these events. Daily & Annual vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at OR visit your local Metropark today.

Sunday, May 9, 2021 from noon-8p
Novi Mother’s Day Events – Moms Mini Golf for FREE
Paradise Park (45799 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI, 48375, 248-735-1050,
Moms Golf FREE with purchase of child’s mini golf ticket.

FlowersSunday, May 9, 2021 from 2p-3:30p
Brownstown Mother’s Day Events – Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk
Lake Erie Metropark – (32481 W Jefferson, Brownstown, MI 48173, 734-379-5020,
Treat Mom to a relaxing hike through the woods to discover some of the beautiful spring wildflowers that can be found along the trails. Learn some fun facts about these unique treasures and hear some of the myths and legends surrounding a few of these plants that color the woods in spring. All ages. $3 per child, $5 per adult, children under 2 FREE. Pre-registration 1 day in advance by calling 734-379-5020. Pre-registration is required at least 1 day in advance at 810-227-8910. A Metroparks vehicle pass is required to enter any Metropark. 2021 vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at OR visit your local Metropark today.

Sunday, May 9, 2021 from 3p-5p
Rochester Hills Mother’s Day Events – Mother’s Day Musical Performance by 7 Million Jigawatts
The Village of Rochester Hills (104 S Adams Rd, Rochester, MI 48309)
Bring your mom, a friend or come on your own and enjoy an afternoon of musical entertainment on Mother’s Day. 7 Million Jigawatts will be at The Village on Sunday, May 9 from 3p-5p playing some of your musical favorites. Hosted by TheVofRH.

Farmer MarketFriday, May 21, 2021 (11a-8p) and Saturday, May 22, 2021 (9a-8p)
Lake Orion Mother’s Day Events – Lake Orion Flower Fair
Downtown Lake Orion
Think of Lake Orion Flower and Art Fair as one-stop shopping for Mother’s Day. Flowers, crafts, home improvement, and more – the perfect event for moms getting ready for Spring and Summer!


Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9a-noon
Metro Detroit Mother’s Day Events – FREE Home Depot Kids Workshop
Metro Detroit Home Depot Locations
Build. Learn. Create. Home Depot’s Kids Workshops are FREE How-to workshops designed for kids ages 5-12. Kids receive a project, a pin, and a Home Depot apron! This week’s project – Blooming Art Piece for Mom.

Friday, May 10, and Saturday, May 11
Oakland County Mother’s Day Events – Mom’s Night Out Events
Various locations
Check out our Parents Night Out Page for fun places to drop the kids off for an evening so Mom can enjoy a date night!

Friday, May 10, 2019 from noon-2p
Rochester Mother’s Day Events – Pre-Mother’s Day Luncheon
Meadow Brook Hall and Gardens (350 Estate Drive, Rochester, MI 48309)
Treat your mother to an exquisite three-course lunch at the Great Estate. This lovely lunch will include wine service as well classical entertainment performed by a harpist, a self-guided tour of The Hall and a flower for Mom. Nothing compares to spending special time with Mom at Meadow Brook. Reservations are $65 per person. For more info and to reserve, click here


Sunday, May 12, 2019 from 10a-4p
Bloomfield Hills Mother’s Day Brunch – 
Mother’s Day Brunch at the Iroquois Club
Iroquois Club (43248 N Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Buffet brunch featuring quiche, crepes, carving stations, shrimp cocktail, dessert buffet and much more! Adults $35, Children 4 – 10 years old $14, Children 3 and under are FREE! For more info, call the Event Manager at 248-451-9653 or visit

Sunday, May 12, 2019 from 11a-4p
Auburn Hills Mother’s Day Brunch – HUB Stadium Mother’s Day Brunch
Hubs Stadium (2550 Takata Dr Auburn Hills, MI, 248-364-4000,
$24.95 per person, $3 blood mary and mimosas, kids 10 and under are $15.99, with children 3 and under free! Buffets will include a large list of breakfast favorites, brunch entrees with plenty of sides to choose from, two carving stations, and house-made desserts. Call 248-364-4000 to book your reservations now before they’re filled.

Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 10a, 11:30a, & 1p seatings
Mother’s Day Events Metro Detroit – Detroit Zoo Mother’s Day Breakfast
The Detroit Zoo (8450 West 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48067)
This year’s Mother’s Day Brunch will be held in the Main Picnic Grove and features a delicious brunch buffet and a gift for mom. A Bloody Mary and mimosa cash bar will be open from noon to 2p. Walk-up tickets will be available if the event is not sold out; however, advance ticket purchase is recommended. Pre-sold tickets will include admission to the Zoo; walk-up tickets will not. Tickets for Mother’s Day Breakfast must be purchased for all children regardless of age as seating is limited. For reservations, call 248-541-5717 and press 9. This event features family-style seating; you may be seated with another family. High chairs and booster seats will not be available; guests are welcome to bring their own.

Please noteOakland County Moms receives many inquiries about Detroit area Mother’s Day Brunches and Oakland County Mother’s Day brunch. We used to list more but received complaints that events I list sell out very quickly (often before OCM receives info on them). I’ve listed a few Mother’s Day brunches on this page I’ve been told handle large seating capacities. Please find your favorite location early and call ahead. Even for the Mother’s Day brunches listed on this page, OCM recommends advanced reservations.

More Mother’s Mother’s Day Events 2021 Metro Detroit Coming Soon!

This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

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