If you’re looking for a complete guide to The Best North Jersey Mother’s Day Events, then you’ve come to the right place! Below, you’ll find event listings for activities and restaurants that are hosting special Mother’s Day celebrations. Some of the events we’ve listed are not specifically devoted to moms, and some may occur right before or after Mother’s Day, but they all make for a potentially great day out with mom. Happy Mother’s Day, NJ!

If you know about a Mother’s Day event that isn’t listed here, you can always Submit an Event for free, and we’ll review it for publication. If you’d only like to see events in a certain region, you can click one of the links provided below, or simply search for events by zip code. We hope this guide proves useful in planning your perfect Mother’s Day. Be sure to visit our NJ Mother’s Day page for full feature and event listings.


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Celebrate Mom, Paint With a Twist!

Thursday, May 11, 2017: Gather your friends and enjoy a fun night as you paint a 16”x20” canvas that is yours to take home. A $15 donation to Susan G. Komen reserves your spot. Two …


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Mother’s Day Shop-a-Palooza

Saturday, May 13, 2017: To raise funds for children there will be vendors such as arts and crafts, home party merchandise, food trucks, caterers, baked goods and more. Info


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Will Downing Mother's Day Celebration

Saturday, May 13, 2017: Will Downing is a R&B and jazz performer. He will also be performing May 14 at 7:00 pm. Info


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The Wilshire Grand Hotel Mother's Day Specials

Sunday, May 14, 2017: The Spoiled Mother Package includes an arrangement of flowers, bottle of champagne, 20 minute yoga session, breakfast & free movie. The Marvelous Mother's Package includes a $50 credit from Primavera …


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Calandra’s Bakery – Celebrate Mom!

Sunday, May 14, 2017: All Calandra bakery locations will be open regular hours on Mother’s Day. Surprise the special women in your life with something sweet - stop by to pick up appropriately decorated …


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Calandra’s Italian Market & Deli – Let us cook for Mom!

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Mom deserves a great meal on Mother’s Day, and if you prefer to pamper her at home, work with the team of catering experts at Calandra’s Italian Market and Deli …


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Mother's Day at The Urban Muse

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Until May 31 you can give your mother a 75 minute massage plus 15 minute scalp massage and 30 minute facial. To make an appointment, call 973-627-3455. Info


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Mother's Day Brunch at Alstede Farms

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Enjoy a scenic hayride and buffet brunch with open table family style seating. For reservations, call 908-879-7189. Info


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Space Farms Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Free drawing to win a season pass. Special nursery feedings and sessions on maternal behavior. Info


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Spirit Cruise Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Treat Mom to a brunch or dinner cruise with a buffet, interactive DJ entertainment, dancing and views of the NYC skyline. Info


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Free Ice Cream For Mom

Sunday, May 14, 2017: To Celebrate Mother’s Day – All moms get a Free ice cream cone at Alstede Farms on Mother's Day! Info


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Free Planting for Mom on Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Join Fresh & Fancy Farms to celebrate Mom! All children can pot a plant for Mom and design their own card for free. Info


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Crystal Springs Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Choose from buffets or multi-course menus at one of their six resort locations. Call 855-977-6473 for reservations. Info


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Mother's Day at Amanda's

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Brunch seatings at 10:30, 11:00, 12:30, 1:00. Three Course Prix-Fixe Menu at $39.50 per person. Dinner seatings at 3:00, 3:30,  5:00, 5:30, 7:00. Three Course Prix-Fixe Menu at $60 per person. Info


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Park West Tavern Mother's Day Brunch

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Treat Mom to an elegant brunch buffet, thats low on stress but bursting with the seasons best ingredients. For more information, call 201-445-5400. Info  


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il Vecchio Café – Mother's Day Brunch Buffet and Dinner Buffet

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Visit il Vecchio Café, located inside Calandra’s Italian Village, for a brunch buffet or dinner buffet, featuring a wide selection of dishes that mom will be sure to love! Seatings …


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Morris Tap & Grill Mother's Day Buffet

Sunday, May 14, 2017: All day buffet featuring carving stations, cold salads, hot food, desserts and more. Info


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Mother's Day at The Essex House

Sunday, May 14, 2017: The Essex House will host a Mother's Day Brunch and Dinner Buffet on Mother's Day. Call 973-731-2222 for reservations. Info


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Mother’s Day Dinner Buffet at Perona Farms

Sunday, May 14, 2017: This Mother’s Day dinner buffet includes a wide variety of hot items along with carving stations, and cold platters – all featuring the latest seasonal ingredients. Info


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Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Spring is a time that makes the plants and the animals that call the Arboretum home feel energized and warm.  Join Cora’s Conservation Corps on Mother's Day as they guide …


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STRYXE Mother’s Day Brunch & Bowl!

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Enjoy lane reservations and two hours unlimited bowling. Signature and speciality food items will be available in an action-style setting where all can enjoy tapas, specialty Tabisca-style pizzas, and sweets. …


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Calandra's Mediterranean Grill – Deluxe Mother's Day Buffet

Sunday, May 14, 2017: At Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill this Mother’s Day, there will be a deluxe featuring a variety of antipasti, entrees, and even gluten-free options. Seatings will be available at: 11:30AM, 2:30PM, and …


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Cucina Calandra's Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14, 2017: The Calandra Family invites you and your family to enjoy your Mother’s Day Celebration at Cucina Calandra. This Mother’s Day, enjoy Chef Costantino’s seasonally-inspired Mother’s Day Specials along with a …


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Mother's Day at LuNello

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Celebrate Mother's Day with family at LuNello. This Mother's Day enjoy their farm to table Italian cuisine including homemade pastas, fresh seafood, and homemade desserts.   Reservations are available from …


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Mother's Day Brunch at Four Sisters Winery

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Buffet features blueberry pancakes, casseroles, deviled eggs, French toast, Frittata, fresh fruit and homemade granola. There will be live music and a wine bar. Info


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Mother's Day Festival at Alba Vineyards

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Treat mom to a wine tasting, lunch, live music, winery tours and more. Info


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Mother’s Day at Blue Morel

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Treat mom to this special 3 Course menu at Blue Morel Restaurant and Wine Bar. $68 for adults and $34 for children under 12 years old. Seating noon to 9:00 pm. …


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Restaurant Serenade Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Treat Mom to a dining experience featuring New Jersey local produce prepared with a French technique. Info


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Painting with a Twist Mother's Day Brunch

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Bring your favorite beer or wine and snacks. Arrive 15-20 min early to get uncorked, smocked & in your seat! You are invited to bring your own finger foods in …


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Mother's Day Brunch at NJPAC

Sunday, May 14, 2017: Before a performance from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at 3:00 pm, families can brunch at NICO Kitchen & Bar and shop at an artisan marketplace in the performance …


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Mother’s Day in New Jersey by Region:

Central Jersey Mother’s Day

Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset & Union County

South Jersey Mother’s Day

Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester & Salem County

Jersey Shore Mother’s Day

Atlantic, Cape May, Ocean & Monmouth County


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