25+ Ways to Celebrate Mom for Mother's Day

If you’re looking for things to do this Mother’s Day weekend in Seattle, look no further than Pike Place Market! Our 9-acre historic district is chalk full of unique gifts, fresh ingredients to build a special meal, restaurants to break bread with loved ones, and experiences to make it a memorable time with mom.

It’s a great weekend to visit the Market as we celebrate a cherished tradition with the 16th Annual Flower Festival on May 11 – 12.

14th Annual Flower Festival pike place market


Something Sweet

Aditi Chai

Bring the warmth and comfort of a delicious cup of chai home at Aditi Chai, steeped in history over generations of women with Aditi’s 100-year-old family recipe. Shop the boxed gift set of both their popular chai concentrate flavors, Original Masala and Turmeric Ginger. This special gift box includes a branded travel thermos to keep mom’s chai hot on the move!


Bite Society

Take advantage of this one-stop shop at Bite Society for delicious and thoughtful treats! Pick up their 4-tin cookie gift set and get it wrapped in a collectible tote bag and tissue. Purchase a tote and get a bonus choice of a special Mother’s Day greeting card, designed by the talented artists who craft all of their classically branded tattoo tins.


Bonnie B’s Peppers

Stop by Bonnie B’s Peppers for an array of pickled treats and combinations for any foodie. Purchase any gift boxed set, including their Box o’ Love, and get their signature cheese bread spread half off! It’s the perfect addition for grilling season and adding zest to any plate.

Chukar Cherries

Chukar Cherries has long been known for their iconic chocolate-covered treats. Each batch is crafted from their own cherry orchards in eastern Washington and layered with artisanal chocolate without the use of fillers or preservatives. Women-owned and operated with her daughters on board, founder Pam Montgomery personally designed their latest chocolate assortment to spoil mom with something special this Mother’s Day.

Le Pichet

Build a special gift set for mom with a genuine handcrafted “pichet”, or ceramic pitcher. Add a branded Le Pichet tote, boxed caramels, and any to-go bottle of wine for half off to complete the set!


Le Panier

Pick up a passion fruit and mango pavlova on special for Mother’s Day at Le Panier. Pavlovas are soft and light cakes made with a soft meringue crust and filled with whipped cream and fresh fruit. Don’t miss this decadent treat by the staple French bakery in the Market!

Fresh from the Farm

Two farmers from Black Forest Mushrooms standing behind their farm table at Pike Place Market in Seattle.

Black Forest Mushrooms

Show mom how mush she means to you with delectably fresh gourmet hyperlocal mushrooms from Black Forest Mushrooms. For the wellness-focused, try out their mushroom powders, great for mixing into coffee, smoothies, or any beverage to add a naturally energizing boost of nutrients.

Puget Sound Cider Company

Purchase any two bottles of ciders (for 21+ only) from Puget Sound Cider Company and receive a free bottle of sparkling heirloom apple juice to bring to your family gatherings this Mother’s Day weekend. All their ciders are crafted locally, grown on their orchard in Ellensburg, Washington and bottled just south of Seattle. These heritage ciders are priced at $27 each. Offer valid May 11 – 12 while supplies last!

Unique & Handmade Gifts

Catshy Crafts

For handmade whimsical pieces that are everlasting, stop by Catshy Crafts booth in the Craft Market for felt flower statement brooches. Priced at $22, each piece is made with care to dress up a denim jacket, hat, or any other of mom’s preferred accessories!

City Kid Style

For fans of the upcycled and vintage, shop with City Kid Style to find unique Zippered pouches, iPad cases and bags crafted from vintage quilts for stylish touches to protect all their devices. Products range between $36 – 56.

Crystal Bouquet

Shop with Crystal Bouquet for elegant pressed flower frames. Her pieces include a sentimental message for appreciation, beautiful flowers framed in for an everlasting keepsake. Don’t miss her night lights and pendants too for the floral fanatic! Prices for frames range between $58 – 74.


Looking for eco-friendly gifts? DrinkingStraws.Glass launched exclusive new designs just in time for Mother’s Day! Treat mom to a handcrafted glass straw to sip stylishly. Hand-sculpted and one-of-a-kind, choose from the sculpted tulip perfect for spring, or others like the green frog for a vibrant whimsical option. Dishwasher-safe and sold with a lifetime guarantee, each are priced at $30.

Eclipse Hat Shop

For the fashion-forward mom, shop a variety of elegant and imported hats at Eclipse Hat Shop on Western Avenue. Berets by Laulhere of France are a classic and timeless accessory for any stylish woman. Priced between $75 – 150.

Golden Age Collectables

For the mom who loves to gather everyone together and enjoy games, stop in at Golden Age Collectables. Here you can browse a variety of entertainment for family game night based on the classic film, The Princess Bride! Prices range from $20 – 40.

Karaba Glass Art

Shop glass flowers, and other playful critters handblown by Karaba Glass Art. The vibrant jewel tones of Market artist Gina Karaba’s style are a beautiful, eye-catching display. They make great tabletop décor and office desk accessories! Pick up a flower paperweight for $50, or browse her other adorable creatures.


Lid Wear

Stop by the Craft Market to find Lid Wear’s signature rain & shine hats – handmade and great for keeping mom stylish and dry! Waterproof, breathable, adjustable, and fade-resistant. Great for protecting both from the sun and wet Pacific Northwest days. Prices range $55 – 65.

Maggie’s Shoes

Surprise mom with a pair of comfortable new sneakers from Maggie’s Shoes. Enjoy a special offer of 20% off sale on all shoes! Owner Maggie Tsang works with Italian and German shoe designers for the best in style and comfort, so you’re sure to find the finest quality products throughout the store.

Market Magic Shop

For more gifts to inspire family game night, stop by the DownUnder and head to the Market Magic Shop for the largest selection of decorative playing cards to add into your gift baskets for mom.

Nature’s Twist

Pick up a matching jewelry set to share with mom from Nature’s Twist, like this special carved flower moonstone pendant duo. Enjoy a free pair of post earrings with any purchase of $150 or more as an added bonus! Pendant necklaces range from $135 – 165 each.

Pattern & Posy

Hand block-printed floral towels from Pattern & Posy are a great gift for any home chef. Her latest designs weave in lovely floral elements for the kitchen. All of her patterns are created by hand to develop the block prints that decorate her elegant and functional linen products.

Pike Place Pigs

Shop adorable piglet planters from Pike Place Pigs. Pair it with a little plant to give mom something special to put on her desk or countertops. Priced at $41 each.


Shop signature SLUGS fleece boot liners from WithTheRain in the Craft Market, perfect for the gardener mom in your life! Priced at $30 per pair.

Events + Experiences

Take a Mother’s Day art class at Brooke Westlund Studio & Gallery

Head to Brooke Westlund Studio & Gallery on Western Avenue for a fun evening making your own art with mom! Sign up for their Mother’s Day mixed-media art class on Tuesday, May 14, or gift a date for this summer with classes in June, July, and August. Classes are $65 per person. Sign up here!

Catch a performance at Can Can Culinary Cabaret

Take mom out for a night on the town to catch Can Can’s latest production, “Noir”. Depart from the confines of normalcy and escape into psychedelic nocturnal revelry. NOIR is a risqué revue featuring Can Can’s most mischievous provocateurs in a night of indulgent dining paired with world-class entertainment. This show is 21+, and tickets start at $65. Moms can enjoy a free glass of bubbles with purchase of any entree on Mother’s Day! Reserve yours here.

Learn how to make truffles at indi chocolate

Learn about the process of crafting chocolate from bean to bar, then make your own truffles at the Market’s chocolate factory! This class at indi chocolate will guide guests to build these delectable treats by hand and experiment with flavor combinations. The best part: take everything you make home to share with friends and family! All of the chocolate used is 72% dark chocolate and truffles will be made without soy, dairy, or gluten.  They’ll also have a special selection of Mother’s Day baked goods for in-store pickup. This event will take place on May 14 from 6:30 – 7:45 p.m. Sign up here.

Browse the best bouquets at Flower Festival

Discover the best time of year to find the perfect bouquet for mom at the 16th Annual Flower Festival on May 11-12! Over 40 tents will line Pike Place with fresh flowers including tulips, irises, daffodils, and the season’s favorite: peonies! Enjoy live music performances and a special shopping offer all while finding the perfect bouquet for mom.

Share some laughs at Unexpected Productions

Mothers deserve much better entertainment than “yo’ momma” jokes. Treat your mom to a night of off-the-cuff comedy as the improvisational wizards of Unexpected Productions delve into the hilarious joys and horrors of parenthood at their special Mother’s Day show. Tickets are discounted to half price for moms, so if you haven’t bought her a present yet, reserve your spot for some quality time together and a night of fun at the Market! Use the discount code IMAMOM for $10 off. Get your tickets here.