May 12, 2023 - Things to Do

Last-minute Mother's Day plans in Austin

Caroline accepts walk-ins for brunch. Photo: Courtesy of Roger Ho/Caroline

If you've put off making Mother's Day plans, we've found ideas that will accommodate a last-minute meal, keep you out of the rain and won't break the bank.

For a reservation-less brunch: Caroline will offer two specialty entrees, plus one cocktail and dessert in addition to the full brunch menu. Walk-ins are welcome.

Corinne still has reservations available all day. Photo: Courtesy of Jane Yun/Corinne

For a last-minute reservation: Snag a reservation at Corinne, which will offer specialty items like Nutella French toast and mom-inspired cocktails.

For Austin views: The Loren at Lady Bird Lake will host a Mother's Day trunk show and market from 11am-3pm Saturday with local vendors and activities.

For a special night out: Ballet Austin will close out its season with performances of "Cinderella" all weekend long. Tickets start around $40.

For flowers: Weather permitting, spread out a picnic blanket at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and enjoy performances by Austin Symphony's string quartet throughout Sunday morning. Reservations are required, and tickets start at $15.

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