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Events, Gifts and Ideas For Mother's Day in Minneapolis and St, Paul

Mother's Day is Sunday May 12 2013

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Clara James
Mother's Day is Sunday May 12 2013. You want to take Mom out somewhere special? Here's a guide to Mother's Day events in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

Mother's Day Events and Special Offers

On Mother's Day, local organizations often welcome families and treat Mom with free admission. (The rest of the family usually has to pay regular admission)

Here's a list of Mother's Day events, and special offers for Moms on Mother's Day.

Mother's Day Runs and Active events

The Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure event is on Mother's Day at the Mall of America. Any age or ability can participate - you and your Mom can race, walk, or come out and cheer on the other racers on Mother's Day morning.

The Minnesota Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Event.

Mother's Day Brunch

Mother's Day brunch is a tradition for many families. Perhaps you have you favorite go-to place for Mother's Day brunch, or perhaps you are looking for somewhere new? Here's a list of great places to take Mom for Mother's Day brunch, some new restaurants, some classics, and some unexpected places.

Ideas for Mother's Day Brunch in and around Minneapolis and St. Paul

Mother's Day Chocolates

I don't want to stereotype all mothers, but it's an unusual Mom who doesn't like chocolate. There are many locally-owned chocolate and candy makers in the Twin Cities. You can buy exquisite gourmet chocolates, or spring chocolates in pretty packaging, or fun spring-themed candy. Here's a list of the best places to go for chocolates and candy for Mother's Day in the Twin Cities.

Mother's Day Chocolates and Candy in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

Mother's Day Gifts

A beautiful bunch of flowers, a thoughtful card, a new piece of jewelry, something handmade, a piece of art, something locally made in Minnesota?

Places to get Mother's Day gifts in Minneapolis and St. Paul

Local gift stores Bibelot, Patina and Good Things are all treasure troves of gifts for Mom. Each has locations across the Twin Cities.

And there's always the Mall of America. Out of the 500 stores, there has to be one with something for Mom!

Don't forget moms-to-be. With summer coming, pregnant moms will appreciate a pretty maternity dress or cool shirt from one of Minneapolis and St. Paul's hip maternity stores like Hot Mama and Expecting Uber Baby.

Mother's Day Places to Visit with Mom

Here's a list of more places where you can go with Mom. Get outside, get out of the city, find the best shopping spots, visit interesting and historical sites, find free places to go and things to do, and more.

More Places to Visit on Mother's Day in Minneapolis and St. Paul

Mother's Day Flowers and Cards

Florists Indulge and Bloom have a location in Wayzata and another in downtown Minneapolis' Gaviidae Common, on the skyway.

In St. Paul, A. Johnson and Sons are always reliable for elegant flowers, and Fleur de Lis on Selby Avenue carries bouquets and beautiful orchid plants.

A few blocks east of Fleur de Lis, Paper Patisserie at 366 Selby Avenue stocks chic Mother's day cards, many imported from Europe. They also have a small selection of stylish gifts, and Mom's other favorite : handmade chocolate truffles!

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