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5 Ways to Celebrate Mom Downtown

April 29, 2022 /   On Milwaukee

Downtown has some fabulous spots to celebrate every kind of mom. Here’s our top picks for Mother’s Day date ideas: 

Flowers from Public Market

Celebrate your mom’s internal and external beauty with a special bouquet of flowers. The Milwaukee Public Market has some beautiful options to choose from, making it the perfect spot to take your mom. Hey, while you're here be sure to check out all the unique vendors the market has to offer.

Treat her to a Spa Day at East Town Spa

East Town Spa
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Who doesn’t love being pampered? This Instagram-worthy spa is the perfect place to celebrate your mama! This friendly-relaxed atmosphere provides many services: Hair styling, Nails, Massages, Facials, and so much more! To read more about the salon packages, click here.  

Mother's Day Mimosas (Obvi) at Tupelo Honey

Tupelo HoneyThere’s nothing like celebrating mom with a bubbly mimosa! Check out (new!) Tupelo Honey for a mix of southern comfort food open for brunch, lunch, and supper. Famous for their grits, be sure to get a picture in front of the ‘Kiss my Grits’ LED sign while you’re here. Cheers!

Coffee Catch Up On The Riverwalk

If you are due for some catching up with mom, grab a coffee and head over to the Milwaukee Riverwalk. The Riverwalk is a great and easy way to explore the city on foot, tying all three neighborhoods together: the Historic Third Ward, Downtown, and Beerline B. 

​​Explore a Downtown Gallery - Saint Kate

Saint KateIf you have yet to explore the Saint Kate Arts Hotel, now is your chance! The art exhibitions are free and beautiful to enjoy. Some of the current exhibitions include Bright Sides by Sarah Jane Shutterfield, Handmade Paper Stories, and Backbone by Natalie Baxter.  Celebrate beauty, art, and love here at Saint Kate!

Moms deserve the best and luckily downtown Milwaukee serves the best places to celebrate Mother’s Day! From the bottom of our big downtown heart, Happy Mother’s Day, MKE!


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