Ideas to Celebrate Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day might look a little different, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t celebrate Mom! Mahoning Valley restaurants, bakeries and retailers are ready to help you show your mom just how much you love her. Scroll below for some carryout spots, local sweet treat offerings and other unique gift ideas.


Mother’s Day Carryout

If mom usually does all the cooking, give her the day off with a delicious handcrafted meal, prepared by a Youngstown area restaurant. Order ahead of time, pick up curbside, then head home to prepare your spread for Mother’s Day.


Drake’s Landing Banquet Center | Facebook Page

Drake’s Landing is offering a take-out Mother’s Day meal with curbside pick-up between 11am-6pm. Meals are $25 and include two entrées, one pasta, two sides, salad and dessert. Pre-orders only, call 330-729-9757.


Rachel’s Westchester | Mother’s Day Menu

Rachel’s Westchester Restaurant & Bar in Youngstown recently released their special Mother’s Day Carryout Menu available for pickup between 12pm-5pm. Choose from eleven entrée options, five sides, salad and desserts. Visit their website to view the full menu, then call 330-799-1700 to place your order.


Tavola Ristorante & Catering | Mother’s Day Menu

Tavola Ristorante is offering a create your own Mother’s Day Buffet. Curbside pick-up is from 12-6pm. Pre-order must be received by May 9, call 330-518-8039.


Mother’s Day Sweets

This Mother’s Day, satisfy your mom’s sweet tooth with some goodies from one of the many Youngstown area bakeries that are still open for curbside pickup and local delivery!


Abigail’s Bakery Creations | Website

Abigail’s on Mahoning Avenue in Youngstown is open and offering a rotating menu of sweet treats that would make a perfect surprise on Mother’s Day. Choose from cakes, cookies and other baked goods, place your order online, then pick up from your car. More details on Abigail’s Bakery Creations’ Facebook page.


Handel’s Ice Cream | Website

In case you missed it, several Handel’s locations in the Mahoning Valley reopened in April! Check here to see if a location near you is open. Treat your mom to a pint or dish of her favorite flavor (24 are currently available). Simply call ahead to place your order, then send one member of your family up to the window to pick it up.


One Hot Cookie | Website

One Hot Cookie is offering a variety of their best cookies and desserts for online ordering and delivery. Surprise your mom with one of their bake-at-home kits, cookie decorating kits or customizable cookie cakes.



Flowers for Pickup

Brighten your mom’s day this Mother’s Day with a big bouquet of fresh flowers, sourced from one of Mahoning County’s greenhouses or farms. Several locations are officially open for the spring season, ready to offer you all sorts of beautiful blooms.


Fodor Tree Farm | Facebook Page@tarafo

Fodor Tree Farm is open and blooming with beautiful spring flowers and arrangements! Tara of Fodor Tree Farm is doing custom arrangements and bouquets with no-contact pickups. Simply contact the farm if you’re interested in ordering one for your mom! Or, check their Facebook page for open studio hours and shopping procedures to purchase a few flowers for Mother’s Day.


Lonardo’s Greenhouse | Facebook Page

Lonardo’s Greenhouse officially opened for the season on April 21, filled with fresh produce, lush flowers and plants perfect for mom! Click here to view their adjusted hours and procedures.



Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

Surprise your mom with something totally unique this year!


@burlapandbourbonBurlap & Bourbon | Facebook Page

Tracie from Burlap & Bourbon has assembled to-go crafting kits, complete with all needed materials and instructions, available via mail delivery or pickup. Just in time for Mother’s Day, a Kids Felt Flower Bouquet on Canvas kit is available to order and assemble. Check her Facebook page for an update on other available kits.


Edible Arrangements | Website

Edible Arrangements in Boardman is currently accepting online Mother’s Day orders for contact-less delivery to your house. Special Mother’s Day treats include fruit bouquets, chocolate covered assorted fruit and a variety of different platters.


OH WOW! Children’s Center | Facebook Page

If you have little ones, treat mom to a fun 20-minute science experiment while following along to one of the many at-home science experiment videos on their Facebook page.


Valley Little Melodies | Facebook Page

Valley Little Melodies, an organization in Canfield that offers music education for kids, is doing an Ivory and Birch grab bag giveaway for their mom followers. For every Zoom class you attend now through May 9, an entry will be placed in the drawing under your name.



Make this Mother’s Day special for your mom with a carryout meal or unique gift from one of the many Youngstown area businesses that are still open! For more details on what’s happening in Mahoning County, visit our Facebook page or website.