I’m not really sure how Mother’s Day crept up on me so quick.  Pretty sure yesterday was May 1.  At any rate it’s almost here and you will want to check out some of the free offers listed below to honor the matriarch in your family.

Let’s get started.

Free admission for mom with a paid child’s ticket at the following places:

Atlanta Zoo 

The Birmingham Zoo

DeSoto Caverns 

Montgomery Zoo

Huntsville Space & Rocket Center

McWane Science Center & Southern Museum of Flight (Sat.) previously offered free admission to moms but no mention has been made of such a promotion this year.

Georgia Aquarium – Free admission to moms + special gifts. (All tickets may be purchased in advanced, moms ticket can be picked up at ticketing window on arrival)

Creation Museum – Free admission for moms on Sunday.

Tennessee Aquarium – Save $10 on admission Sunday. Go here for details.

Free crafts:

Lowe’s Build & Grow Mother’s Day Planter Saturday 10 a.m. to noon

Go here.

Birmingham Museum of Art free sculpture craft Saturday 11 to 1 p.m.

Go here.

Gander Mountain Mother’s Day workshop Saturday 10 a.m to 2 p.m.

Free crafts, card making and more. Go here to find a store and call to confirm times.

Free food & more

Walgreens Photo is offering a free 8×10″ Enlargement Photo Print with coupon code “FREE2PRINT”. Select in-store pickup to skip shipping fees. The coupon code ends Saturday. You will not be able to use it on mobile devices.


Shoney’s is offering mom free slice of strawberry pie with buffet purchase on Mother’s Day

Location finder here.


Beef O Brady’s offering free meal for mom on Mother’s Day with the purchase of entree of equal or greater value.

Go here.