Update on 5/10: All winners have been chosen through the random drawing. Winners have been notified by email. Thanks to all who entered!
Mamas, we love you! We want you to have the best Mother’s Day ever. We hope your sweet family showers you with kisses, gives you too-tight hugs all day, lets you sleep in, cleans the house, cooks you delicious food, gives you moments of peace and tells you how grateful they are for all you do!
We’ve rounded up some great giveaways just for you. Click each to enter. Good luck!
–> Dinner & a Show! Two Tickets to An American In Paris & Dinner for Two at Intero
Treat Mom to a lovely dinner at one of Austin’s hottest new restaurants, Intero, followed by a night at the theatre at Bass Concert Hall. An American In Paris is the hit musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war. Acclaimed director-choreographer Christopher Wheldon brings the magic and romance of Paris into perfect harmony with orchestrations of unforgettable works from George and Ira Gershwin in the four-time Tony Award-winning production that earned more awards than any other musical in the 2014-15 season! Visit BroadwayInAustin.com for tickets. Enter to win the prize package here!
–> Mrs. Doubtfire Mother’s Day Family Brunch
Celebrating mum will be anything but a drag with this forever fun Family Brunch at Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline — served up with three-course of eats inspired by Mrs. Doutbfire. As you sit back and enjoy this Robin Williams classic, you’ll get to dine on dishes inspired by the antics on screen — birthday party cinnamon roll, Euphegenia’s hearty Scottish breakfast, and a whipped cream-drenched “Hellooo” cake to top things off, all delivered right to your seat. Tickets are $27 per person for this event on May 13 at 1 p.m., but we have a pair of reserved seats just waiting for a lucky reader! Enter here!
–> Make Up Application & Products from Rae Cosmetics
Locally-owned Rae Cosmetics is an innovative line of mineral-based makeup specifically created for women with active lifestyles, who want beauty as well as performance from their products. Light-weight, heat-resistant, long lasting coverage which doesn’t crease, cake or smear while at work or play. It’s also formulated with nutrients and anti-oxidants to keep skin healthy, protected and glowing. Visit the lovely artists at Rae Cosmetics 2nd street studio for a custom make up application ($75 value) and $20 worth of products. Enter here!
–> Black Transporte Tote from Esperos Soho
Esperos Soho, located in the 2nd Street District, is giving away their timelessly designed leather tote. This silhouette features a zipper closure at top to ensure all of your items stay safely in place, no matter how hectic your commute. A spacious interior easily carries your laptop, tablet, smartphone, and wallet, to get you from 9 to 5 and beyond. ($275 value!) Enter here!
–> Dinner for two at III Forks Austin
Treat Mom to a dinner for two at III Forks Steakhouse! Thank her for all she does with USDA Prime Steaks, mouth watering buttery lobster, ocean fresh seafood & classic salads and sides. Enter here!
–> Gift basket from Luxe Apothetique with R+Co styling products
Take a break from mommin’ to treat yo’ self with an R+Co gift basket filled to the brim with $200 of their top selling styling products provided by Luxe Apothetique! R + Co. is an editorial product created by hairstylists themselves. With beautiful packaging and heavenly scents mamas can take time to pamper themselves. Enter here!
–> Manicure & Pedicure at Coated Nails
Breathe easy and enjoy some pampering at Austin’s clean air salon, Coated Nails, where their specialized system removes fumes, dust and odor at the source and out of the salon, which ensures the healthiest air quality for guests and technicians. Relax in this beautifully decorated salon on South Lamar as you sip a complimentary beverage. Enter to win a free signature manicure and pedicure. Enter here!
–> Two Tickets to Sunday in the Park with George at ZACH Theatre
Take Mom to see Stephen Sondheim’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical masterpiece about a living painting by artist Georges Seurat, who discovers unimaginable possibilities while creating an enduring work of art. The live, onstage orchestra brings the radiant score about the art of making art – and love – soaring to brilliant life with “tension, composition, balance, light, and harmony.” Tickets can be purchased online here for this show that runs from May 30–June 24. Enter to win here!
–> $25 Gift Card to Popbar
Popbar was founded in New York City in 2010 by Reuben BenJehuda, who has sweet memories of eating gelato with his friends in his hometown of Milan Italy, and Daniel Yaghoubi, who acquired pop-making skills when growing up in Hamburg, Germany. Both brought together their love for authentic, all-natural, gluten-free frozen treats which are low in sugar, and created a brand which not only offers forty rotational flavors of popbars, but a customizable experience where each pop is dipped and topped according to the customers’ requests. Now located here in Downtown Austin’s 2nd Street District, Popbar is gibing away two $25 gift cards. Enter here!
–> Con Olio Oil & Vinegar Sampler Dipping Set
Founded in 2009, Con’ Olio Oils and Vinegars is the first premium olive oil tasting bar to set up shop in Austin. The Con’ Olio experience — influenced by Europe’s unique food culture, street markets and small-town cafés — is available at three Austin locations: 215 Lavaca St. in the Second Street District, at the Arboretum & in Bee Cave at the Shops at the Galleria. All three locations of this family-owned oil boutique offer the try-before-you-buy concept, serving complementary tastes of the freshest Extra Virgin Olive Oils (EVOO) & Aged Traditional Balsamic Vinegars in town. They are giving away a tasting set valued at $75. Enter here!
–> $30 Gift Card to MAD Greens Downtown
At MAD Greens, “Eat Better” is more than just a casual phrase or a healthy meal. It’s a way of life. We all want something better than what fast food has given us. We want the ingredients, meals, and flavors our bodies deserve. Treat your mom to a delicious, healthy lunch or dinner with a $30 gift card. You can visit MAD Greens Downtown Austin on the corner of 2nd & San Antonio Street. Enter here!
–> Private Wine Tasting & Jewelry Styling for 12 at Sikara & Co.
Sikara & Co., a travel inspired jewelry line, partners with WineShop at Home for a Private Wine Tasting / Sikara Styling evening for you and 12 of your friends at Sikara’s downtown 2nd St. flagship store. Dawn McDaniel, a wine consultant, will offer a Wine 101 with 6 bottles from a private Napa Valley Winery. During the wine tasting, a Sikara stylist will pair jewelry with the various wines. The Auction Winner can invite between 6-12 friends to join for this 2-3 hours experience. Each guest will each receive a $20 Sikara Gift Card to spend at the event on any full priced Sikara merchandise. Enter here!
–> Gift Card to UAL
Give mom what she really wants! Enjoy a $20 gift card for a shopping experience like no other! United Apparel Liquidators was built on the concept of obtaining high-fashion brands at affordable pricing. They’ve been spoiling customers for over 35 years with 70-90% off retail & attentive customer service. Visit their only Texas store at 249 West 2nd St. Enter here!
–> 2 Guestlist Spots to the Mom’s Night Out Rooftop Pool Party
The AZUL Rooftop Pool & Bar at the Westin Austin Downtown is hosting a special pre-Mother’s Day event on May 12 from 6-10 p.m. They’re treating moms to all the goodies: Sprinkles cupcakes, Skyy Vodka drink specials, and music all evening long. Win a pair of guest list spots for free guaranteed entry! Enter here!
Entering any of the giveaways above will add you to our twice-weekly email list where you’ll get all the latest news on family fun in Austin.
–> Printable Mother’s Day Coupons
We know that we’d appreciate the kids filling these out with promises to wash the car, clean up their toys without complaints, water the garden, etc. But let your kids have a go at these and see what surprises they might offer you. Click here to get the printable coupon page.
We hope you have a great Mother’s Day!