Mother’s Day 2018 is just around the corner and while we all obviously know you should honor your mom every day of the year, it is nice to celebrate this one special day and spoil your mom! To keep all the love local we’ve done the work for you and found a few awesome places in Sanford, FL that offer a special menu for Mother’s Day, as well as a few activities that will put a smile on your mom’s face…

If you’re planning to eat out on Mother’s Day…


Mother’s Day Brunch at Buster’s Bistro

Buster’s is launching a new brunch menu starting this Mother’s Day. Treat the most important woman in your life to the best brunch around. Everything is $8, $5 bloody marys, $4 mimosas, $5 strawberry champagne.
________The Savory ________
Sausage Bread
County sausage, bread dough, smoked gruyere mornay served with home fries.
Omelette of the day
Seasonal omelette served with home fries.
Pitaya (Pink Dragonfruit) Bowl
Pureed Pitaya (Pink Dragonfruit), yogurt, melon, and mango puree, fresh berries, granola, and almonds.
Steak and Eggs
7oz Cedar River NY Strip grilled to medium-rare with two eggs and home fries.
Ham and Cheese Crepe
Black forest ham, butterkase, and onions stuffed inside a crepe.
Forest Floor
Mushrooms, smoked gruyere, two eggs, roasted tomato, thyme vinaigrette.
Breakfast Vol-Au-Vent
Puff pastry, sausage gravy, poached eggs, home fries.
Belgium Benedict
Grilled honey ham, two poached eggs, hollandaise, Belgian waffle, home fries.
_______The Sweet_______
Cinnamon Roll
Home-made cinnamon roll, pecan and whiskey glaze.
Lemon ricotta, strawberry jam, or Nutella.
Sugar waffles with lemon ricotta filling, strawberry jam, or Nutella.
Scrambled Eggs with Gouda & Herbs
French Toast with
Panty Dropper Creme Anglaise
Bacon & Sausage
Breakfast Potatoes
Sliced Fruit Platter$15 per person
$25 per person with unlimited Mimosas includedRegular menu available AFTER 3pm

Mother’s Day at Otters on the River

May 13th MOMS EAT FREE with a party of 4+
Endless Brunch 11am – 3pm
$14.99 Adults / $10.99 Kids
Make Your Reservation Today call 407-636-6300

It’s time to show mom how much you love her!

Bring her to Tuffy’s buy her bottomless Mimosas and let the fine folks from Orlando Meats feed her all the delicious things!
Who knows, she might even finally forgive you for that time you threw hot wheels and crayons in the microwave and nearly burned down the house.
Beef patty, Swiss Thousand Island, Fried Egg, French Roll
Herb Sausage, Waffle, Peach Preserves, Pickled Shallot
Ham or bacon, Egg, Cheddar, Garlic Aiolo, Szechaun Bun
Corned Beef, Sauerkraut, Potato, Egg
Doughnut Bread Pudding, Pork Belly, Dule de Leche
Mother’s Day Brunch Menu will be served Sunday, May 13 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Regular menu available from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Reservations Recommended
Check Mother’s Day Brunch Menu,


St. Johns Rivership Co. Mother’s Day Lunch Cruise

Enjoy dining, sightseeing and relaxing on the majestic

St. Johns River! All in climate-controlled comfort! 


Mother’s Day Special at The District (closed on Mother’s day so celebrate early)

Lobster thermador. A glass of wine,beer,or signature cocktail with the purchase of an entree.

St. Johns Rivership Co. Mother’s Day Dinner Cruise

Enjoy dining, sightseeing and relaxing on the majestic

St. Johns River! All in climate-controlled comfort! 

Mother’s Day at Otters on the River

May 13th MOMS EAT FREE with a party of 4+
Endless Dinner 5pm – 9pm
$21.99 Adults / $15.99 Kids
Make Your Reservation Today call 407-636-6300

Mother’s Day Feast at Shantell’s

Mother’s Day Brunch Menu will be served Sunday, May 13 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Regular menu available from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.


Chef K Mini Biscuit Beignets (Small – $6 or Large – $9) – Add Bacon Bits – $1.25
Tropical Shrimp Salsa – Made with fresh pineapple, mango, cilantro, jalapeno and served with tri-color
chips and avocado -$11

Chef K’s Favorites

New Orleans Benedict – (2) seared crab cakes, (2) poached eggs, grilled Andouille sausage and a
Cajun cream sauce served with cheese grits or Andouille potato hash – $15
Chef K’s Grillades – Stewed Steak Medallions with the Holy Trinity in a Cajun brown gravy sauce over
cheese grits – $16
Stuffed Crepes – (3) with a cream cheese mascarpone filling add a topping of your choice (fresh
berries, banana foster, cinnamon apple with candid pecans) served with cheese grits or Andouille
potato hash – $12 Additional Toppings – $1.50

Waffles & French Toast

Chicken & Waffles – (3) Southern Fried Chicken Strips served with Belgian Waffles topped with
powder sugar – $13
Waffles – (2) Served plain or add a topping of your choice (banana fosters, fresh berries, or cinnamon
apples with candid pecans) – $12 Additional Toppings – $1.50
French Toast – (3) Served plain or add a topping of your choice (banana fosters, fresh berries, or
cinnamon apples with candid pecans) – $12 Additional Toppings – $1.50

Grits, Grits & Grits

Shrimp – $14
Scallops – $18
Cat Fish – $14
(All served with Andouille Cream Sauce)


Meat Lovers – Chicken, Andouille Sausage, Bacon, and Steak – $15
Seafood Delight – Crab, Shrimp, and Crawfish – $15
Veggie Overload – Spinach, Mushrooms, Peppers, Onions, Zucchini, and Squash – $12
(All served with Andouille Potato Hash or Cheese Grits)


Grouper Sandwich – Blackened, Grilled or Fried – $15
Rise & Shine Burger – Fried Egg, bacon and avocado – $13
Chicken Club – Served on Texas Toast with grilled chicken, bacon, lettuce, tomato and avocado – $12
(All sandwiches come with lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles)
(All sandwiches served with French Fries)
Fried Seafood
Fried Shrimp – $15
Fried Clam Strips – $12
Fried Haddock – $13
(All Served with French Fries or Slaw)

STJRSS Kids Menu

French Toast
Grits & Eggs
Kid Burger
Chicken Fingers
(All Items – $5.99 and served with French Fries or Mandarin Oranges)

Spoil Mom…

Harmonious Healing Mother’s Day Massage Special

Harmonious Healing Massage. 116 S. Park Ave. (407) 595-9130

Receive a foot sugar scrub and added hot stones on the back with every Swedish or Therapeutic massage 50 minutes or more. Comes with a free gift bag and champagne!
Are you a Mom yourself and also need a little TLC or maybe you just want to spend more time with Mom, we can do two massages at the same time!

Call Terisa or Tessa to book your appointments.
Terisa 407.595.9130
Tessa  260.437.4853

Mommy’s & Mimosas at Lux Nail Bar

Celebrate Mothers Day at LUX Nail Bar!

We will be providing great music, complementary drinks including a mimosa bar and as always beautiful nails!
Call ahead to schedule your appointment

Spend some Quality Time with Mom…

Mayday Picnic at Museum of Seminole County History

Museum of Seminole County History. 300 Bush Blvd. 407-665-2489

May 12th, 11am-1pm

Bring your lunch and your favorite picnic blanket to the Museum of Seminole County History and join us for a day of fun and traditional Mayday games! Refreshing tea and lemonade provided throughout the day by the Seminole County Historical Society.
Cost: Museum Admission. In honor of Mother’s Day, mothers get into the event FREE!
$3.21 Adults (tax included)
$1.07 Children 4-18 and students (tax included)
Children under 4 admitted free

Celery Soup Presents: Songs My Mother Sang

American Legion Post 53. 2874 S Sanford Ave. (407) 322-1652

May 12th, 2pm or 5pm

Celery Soup celebrates the return of, “Songs My Mother Sang” with a special performances by Celery Soup Singers. The show is a playful tour through memory lane sharing many of the timeless songs sung through the decades. We have timed the performance for the day before Mother’s Day to provide a fun family event to share. This is a Celery Soup Fundraiser and we are asking for a Suggested Donation of $10 per person. Please note that we have two performances on one day. 2pm or 5pm please choose your ticket carefully.

Join us and sing a long with us to honor our mothers.

Tamara Knight Photography Mother’s Day Mini Session at The Rosie Lee Co.

The Rosie Lee Co. 111 E 1st Street. (321) 315-1370

May 12th, 9am-4pm

Held at a beautiful tea shop located in beautiful downtown Sanford, the Rosie Lee Tea Co, Tamara Knight Photography is holding our annual Mother’s Day charity event!

The store will offer a special discount just for clients who are participating in the charity event.

For a $197 sitting fee, $100 of which will be donated to
The LifeBoat Project and $97 will be your print credit to spend on photos, you and your family will enjoy a 15-minute photography session where we will create a few great images!

It’s a bit different than the usual larger session we do because the focus is on getting just a few images of you and your child(ren).

For your donation, I’ll gift you two 5×7 images, plus a fun Facebook timeline image. There are only 15 spots available!

Call 650-218-2417 or email to book your spot.


Have a wild time this Mother’s Day at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. 3755 NW Highway 17-92. 407.323.4450

May 13th, 9am-5pm

Have a wild time this Mother’s Day at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Moms and Grandmas receive FREE entry for each each paid admission!

Moms Love Adventure-Zoom Air

Zoom Air Adventure Park. 3755 West Seminole Blvd. (407) 330-0767

May 13th, 9am-4:30pm

This Mother’s Day show your mom you really understand her adventurous side. No more candles, weird nick-nacks, or “cleaning-the-house-this-once” kind of presents. Get her some Real. Active. Fun.

Gift Admissions are easy and available online or over the phone. Visit us online at or call us at (407) 330-0767.
This Mother’s Day, EVERYONE gets a free souvenir in honor of our Mother’s adventurous spirit.
Open at 9:00 AM. Last admission at 4:30 PM. Please see for restrictions, hours, and important information. Call (407) 330-0767 or email us at with any questions.

Mommy & Me Soap Making

May 15th, 12pm-6pm

Pure Choice Oganics. 110 Towne Center Circle. (407) 906-7627

Soapmaking can be lots of fun for kids and adults, alike! Join us for a fun, hands on 1-hour class. Children will make their own soap using the Melt and Pour method using fun and festive molds, adding their own scents, and colors to make unique soapy creations.

In addition when you RSVP you will also get to customize you own bath salts!

It’s a wonderful way for a kid to spend the afternoon with their friends!

This class is great as an after school activity, homeschool field trip, play date, or gifting giving fun.

If bath time is a challenge in your house, this is a sure fire way to get your kiddies in the tub and sudsing up!

Best of all, supplies are included and theres no clean up for mom and dad.

Make cool stuff with the people you love at Pure Choice Organics.

Recommended for ages 4 and up

*RSVP Only Event . Limited Spaces