AUSTIN (KXAN) — Mother’s Day is right around the corner and our weather forecast is predicting some sunshine to enjoy the Sunday holiday.
Some top responses to a recent survey revealed spending time with the family, dinner and flowers as top things mom wants.
In lieu of that list, here’s a shorter one of a few free events we spotted with deals to delight her day:
Would it make your mother’s day to bring home a furry friend? Barkin’ Creek Dog Kitchen & Bath is hosting an adoption weekend event with Austin Humane Society from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. during the South Lamar Block Party. They offer free door prizes and activities to encourage adoption. See its Facebook event page for more information.
Treat mom to something sweet? Delysia Chocolatier is hosting a special event with complimentary mimosas and chocolate at their Culinary Center from noon to 5 p.m. Get free tickets at their Facebook event.
Is mum searching for a muse? The Austin Symphonic Band is orchestrating at the south steps of the Capitol from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. with a program of classic tunes to cap off the evening. It’s free and open to the public. Check out their website for more information.