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Things to do on Mother’s Day in Chicago

Find things to do on Mother’s Day in Chicago with our guide to the best brunches, gifts and more


Your mother brought you into the world; the least you can do is show her a good time on Mother’s Day. Our Mother’s Day guide includes restaurants that will impress her (the best brunch in Chicago is a must) and things to do with her after you down those mimosas. Whether you want to pamper mom with treatments at the top spas in Chicago or spend the afternoon shopping the city's cutest boutiques, star planning her special day with our guide of things to do on Mother's Day in Chicago.

When is Mother’s Day?

This year, Mother's Day falls on Sunday, May 8, 2022.

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