Botanic Garden: Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Garden with a Fun Outdoor Picnic

The Memphis Botanic Garden (MBG) is pleased to announce the return of Mother’s Day festivities at the Garden on Sunday, May 14, from 10 am to 2 pm.

Guests can pre-order a picnic brunch from Fuel or Fratelli’s Cafe to enjoy on May 14 or bring their own food. The smooth sounds of Kenneth Jackson will delight as mom enjoys libations from the cash bar including mom-osas. Tables will be available throughout the Garden or guests can bring a blanket to pick their perfect setting to celebrate mom on this special day. Plus children can plant a flower for mom!

“We are so excited to be able to offer one of the most beautiful and relaxing atmospheres to celebrate Mom on this special day. We hope that families will spend time connecting and enjoying one another while taking in the beauty of our 96 acres,” said Gina Harris, Director of Education and Events

Brunch menus and picnic pre-order information can be found on MBG’s website at

The event is free with Garden admission. No reservations are required. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Memphis Botanic Garden is a not-for-profit 501(c) (3) organization dedicated to being an exemplary center for horticulture and environmental enrichment. Serving over 40,000 school-aged children annually, and hosting 260,000 visitors each year, Memphis Botanic Garden strives to enhance lives by connecting people with nature, increasing awareness and appreciation of our environment. For more information please visit

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