Mother's Day is happening NEXT WEEKEND! Hopefully you already have a gift and have ordered the flowers, but we all know what moms want the most...quality time!

What better way to celebrate Mom this year than to enjoy time together? 

We have found several ways to spend time with MOM this year either enjoying activities together or a great meal. Several restaurants around Cumming are offering a special brunch just for the occasion. 

Here are our Top 5 events around Forsyth County featuring quality time together just for MOM! 

***If you are interested in taking mom out, remember these restaurants fill up quickly! Don't forget to call ahead and make reservations! We've made it easy for you by linking each event to a reservation page.


Top 5 Mother's Day Events


  • Where: Fowler Park
  • When: May 12th at 8:00 am- 5K/10K. 9:15 am- Mini Mother Run (10 and Under).  Saturday May 12th. Packet Pick up May 11th 6 pm for pre-register.
  • Features: North GA Running Co. is hosting a run to benefit Abba House to honor and support women from all walks of life. Abba House is a residential program dedicated to emotionally wounded women. There will be a Mini Mother Run for ages 10 and under as well as 5K/10K for adults. You can preregister or sign up the morning of the race up until 7:45 (However, space is not guaranteed.)
  • For More Info: Register for the race HERE or call 678-771-8270
  • Address: 4110 Carlene Way, Cumming, GA 30040
  • Where: Lanier Islands
  • When: May 13th from 10 am-3:00 pm
  • Menu:  Click Here
  • Features: Fully Catered Brunch with Live Music. Plus, every mother will receive a long stem red rose and be entered into a drawing for a giveaways from Lanier Islands Tranquility Spa. Kids under 5 eat free, and seniors and children receive discounted meals.
  • For More Info: Visit their website HERE or call 678-318-2048
  • Address: 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA 30518 

  • Where: Cabernet Steakhouse
  • When: May 13th from 10:30 am-3:00 pm
  • Menu:  Click Here
  • Features: An extensive menu, highlights include Roasted Prime Rib, Lobster Tails, Leg of Lamb, Belgium Waffles, Fresh fruit and cheese assortment, Smoked salmon mousse, & much more!
  • For More Info: Visit their website HERE or call 770-777-5955
  • Address: 5575 Winward Parkway alpharetta, GA 30004

  • Where: Altobeli's Restaurant and Piano Bar
  • When: May 13th from 10:00 am-3:00 pm Brunch, 3:00 pm-9:00 pm Dinner
  • Menu:  Click Here
  • Features: A Brunch Buffet, highlights include Eggs & sausage, Pastries (including Beignets), Seafood, Chicken, Stuffed Mushrooms, Calamari, Fruit tray, Pasta station, & much more! Kids 5 and under eat free. Plus, every mom receives a complimentary rose. Regular dinner is served 4 pm-9 pm. Dinner and Dancing begins 6 pm featuring Randy Barnes and Pamela Carlson. 
  • For More Info: Visit their website HERE or call 770-664-8055
  • Address: 3000 Old Alabama Road Johns Creek, GA 30022

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