There’s no shortage of ways to treat the mother in your life on Mother’s Day. It can be a little hard to narrow down how you want to celebrate, whether you’re a mom yourself or want to celebrate a mom in your life. But don’t worry, Discover Oshkosh has you covered. To help you brainstorm some ideas, we’ve created a round-up of special events, deals and more happening on Mother’s Day in Oshkosh.


Bar 430 - Bar 430 will be open for brunch on Mother’s Day from 10am-3pm. You can preview their brunch menu here.

Elsewhere Coffee House - On Mother's day, enjoy bellinis, mimosas and a special food menu from 10am - 4pm! PLUS- Enjoy special guest vendors and shop your heart out at Elsewhere Market!

The Howard - Treat Mom to a lovely brunch in the gorgeous Great Hall. Upon entry, enjoy a complimentary Mimosa or Fresh Squeezed OJ and bottomless Anodyne Roasting Co. Coffee throughout brunch. Kid friendly brunch options will be available. Two seatings available at 10am and 1pm - find the full menu and reserve your tickets nowhere.

TJ's Harbor - Enjoy brunch every Sunday (including Mother's Day!) from 10:30-1pm! Treat mom with a seat on the patio overlooking the lake!

TJ's Highland Steakhouse - Join us for our one-of-a-kind Mother's Day brunch—Sunday, May 14th from 10am - 2pm. Call now to reserve your spot! This brunch includes: Omelette Station | Breakfast Potatoes | Belgian Waffles | French Toast | Bacon and Sausage | Seafood Raw Bar | Eggs Benedict | Prime Rib Carving Station | Smoked Turkey Carving Station | Assorted dessert display | Smoked Salmon | Charcuterie

Mineshaft - Mom deserves a Mother's Day Buffet from 8am - 4pm on Sunday, May 14th! This fully-loaded buffet is something you don't want to miss so make sure to call to reserve your spot!

Fox River Brewing Company - From 10am - 3pm enjoy a Mother's Day brunch. Endless Breakfast and Lunch items will be served! Reservations are filling up fast so reserve your spot now here!

The Roxy - The Roxy is taking in-house seating or carryout order from 11am-3pm on Mother's Day! 

Becket's - Reservations are required for Mom's Day Brunch at Becket's from 10am-2pm! Treat mom to a delightful waterfront brunch with a composed menu!


Brunch at Bar 430



Downtown Oshkosh Spring Wine Walk - Although the Spring 2023 Wine Walk is SOLD OUT - others are still welcome to shop & explore Downtown Oshkosh on Saturday, May 13th

Menominee Zoo - The Menominee Zoo is officially open May 6! Thanks to the generosity of Tom and Penny Harenburg, admission fees for the zoo are, once again, waived for the 2023 season.

Paine Art Center and Gardens - Admission is free on Mother’s Day, thanks to the folks at Community First Credit Union for sponsoring the day. You can see the tulips bloom on the garden grounds and see the “Tom Uttech: One with Nature” exhibition currently on display indoors. 

YMCA Mom & Kids: Pancake and PJ Party event - Celebrate Mother’s Day early on Friday, May 5th with your short stack! Enjoy a night full of pancakes, games, photo booth and crafts. This event is for moms and children ages 3-11. Mothers/children are encouraged to dress in your pajamas. Learn more about the event & register here!

Elsewhere Market & Coffee House - Celebrate Mother's Day weekend at Elsewhere 20% off all goods from Elsewhere Market on both Saturday & Sunday (this does not apply to guest vendors). On Saturday, May 13th, enjoy live music from Thomas Dijkstra from 2pm-5pm and Loot Vintage & Supply Home Decor will be setup during the entire event. On Sunday, May 14th, guest vendors include Acre Vintage, Loot Vintage & Supply Home Decor and Silvergraphic Tintype Portraits.

Caramel Crisp Cafe - Muffins with Mom is happening May 14th! Each person will receive a yummy muffin a glass of punch, a Mother's Day card to create and a questionnaire for Mom! Enjoy a fun bonding time in great company! Reserve your spot today!




Caramel Crisp - Caramel Crisp has a variety of sweet treats, gifts and more that your mom will love. They can even put together a gift basket, but they will need 24 hours notice. 

Hughes’ Home Maid Chocolates - Treat the mom in your life to some delicious chocolate on Mother’s Day. In addition to offering individual chocolate options, they also sell Mother’s Day baskets.

Oaks Candy - Another great option to purchase something sweet for your mom. You can purchase a box of her favorite chocolates, like meltaways, soft centers or clusters.

Osh Pop - Pick up one of Osh Pop’s top sellers on Mother’s Day: salted dark chocolate, caramel pretzel, or chocolate covered door county cherry.

Tamara’s the Cake Guru - Chocolate-covered strawberries will be back in time for Mother’s Day. They will also have Mother’s Day bouquet cupcakes, Mother’s Day cookies, cheesecake and Mother’s Day boxes. 

Hughes Home Maid Chocolate Shop



House of Flowers - Help get your mother’s garden ready this season. In addition to offering flowers that can be delivered on the same day, they also sell gift baskets. House of Flowers is full of little gifts that mom would love!

Flowers & Leaves - Flowers and Leaves offers a selection of flower arrangements for Mother’s Day. You can add extras to the arrangement like chocolates, balloons, or even a succulent plant.

Hrnaks Flowers & Gifts - Hrnaks has been around for over 80 years, so it’s safe to say they know how to celebrate moms on Mother’s Day. They offer a wide selection of flower arrangements your mom will love.

uBloom - Stop into uBloom for a perfect Mother's Day arrangement or gift! They have over 20 years by designing and decorating experience!

house of flowers


The Artful Gift - Spoil your mom with new spring pieces at this cute downtown gift shop!

Brinkey’s Boutique - Treat your mom to some new apparel or a mom-specific shirt at Brinkey’s Boutique. They are closed on Sundays, so shop ahead of Mother’s Day.

Market Boutique on Main - Market Boutique is stocked for Mother’s Day gifts. Items can be shopped for directly in the store, however you can also pre-order online or purchase online for pickup.

mothers day market boutique


Did we miss any specials or events happening in Oshkosh on Mother’s Day? Let us know in the comments! And don’t forget to share your Mother’s Day fun with Discover Oshkosh on Facebook and Instagram for a chance to be featured!


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