Mother's Day Ideas in Little Rock, Arkansas

Little Rock downtown skyline, river, and bridge
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Looking for something for your mom for Mother's Day in Arkansas? Here are a few ideas for that special mom. Whatever you do, be sure to pick something that matches your mom's personality and make her feel special. 

01 of 08

Sunday Brunches

Brunch at Local Luna
 Loca Luna

The Wyndham Riverfront and Forty Two in the Clinton Library are a few of the places have special brunches for Mother's Day.  They always have a great brunch.

Other good places are Ya Ya's and Loca Luna also serve a great Sunday brunch.  The usually do something a bit special for Mother's Day.

If you want to go out of town, The Arlington in Hot Springs has a great brunch just for moms.

02 of 08

Mother's Day Storytime at Barnes & Noble

Mothers Day Storytime at Barns & Nobel Little Rock
 Barnes & Noble

In celebration of Mother's Day, read about becoming an expert grandma sitter in "How to Babysit a Grandma" followed by "Mom School." In "Mom School" a little girl imagines where her mom picked up all her amazing skills, like fixing a bike tire and baking cupcakes. Make a card for your mom or special caregiver after story time. 

03 of 08

Heifer International Gifts

Heifer International Headquarters
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This locally headquartered charity has great gifts for the socially conscious mom.  With your gift, mothers around the world can give their families a chance for daily nutrition, education fees and a sustainable source of income.

04 of 08

A Day of Pampering at a Spa

New Moon Spa & Salon
 New Moon Spa & Salon

Or, if you really want to pamper her, get her a weekend at a destination spa. Turtle Cove and New Moon Spa get good reviews. Day Spas will be appreciated by mom too. Getting mom a gift certificate for a manicure at her salon or a spa visit is the perfect way to give her some me time. If you know the salon she goes to, they might have gift certificates for manicures or pedicures or you can send her to a local spa for a whole day of pampering. Caracalla and ​Quys get good reviews.

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05 of 08

Lunch at Moss Mountain Farms

Moss Mountain Farm
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Tour P. Allen Smith's private home, Moss Mountain Farms, and enjoy a lunch. Reservations are required.

06 of 08

Send Her Flowers

Frances Flower Shop, Inc.
 Frances Flower Shop, Inc.

If your mom likes flowers, consider buying her something from a garden center that will live for much longer than cut flowers or take her on a trip to a local botanical garden where she can enjoy seeing many types of flowers.

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Take Her To A Show

Arkansas Repertory Theatre
 Arkansas Repertory Theatre

Taking mom to a show is a great way to spend the day with her. You can take her to a movie if she likes movies. For a really special evening, consider seeing what it is playing at The Rep, Murry's Dinner Theater or The Robinson Auditorium.

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Spring Tour of Homes in the Hillcrest Historic District

Quapaw Quarter Association Spring House Tour
Quapaw Quarter Association

The Quapaw Quarter Association (QQA) will hosts a Spring Tour on Mother's Day Weekend in the Hillcrest Historic District. 

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