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Mother’s Day ideas that aren’t just brunch plans

We’ve got an itinerary as unique as the mother figure in your life.


A few of our favorite ways to say “thanks.” | Photo via Pexels

Listen, we’re not knocking brunch — but not all moms are made the same, and neither are all Mother’s Day activities.

Need an out-of-the-box idea to move up in the favorite child ranking this year? Look no further than these three giftable experiences.

Mother’s Day Organ Concert | Saturday, May 11 | 3 p.m. | Kauffman Center, KCMO | Free | If your mother is musically inclined, enjoy a listening tour from around the world with Grammy-nominated organist Jan Kraybill.

Mommy Issues Variety Show | Saturday, May 11 | 7 p.m. | The Bird Comedy Theater, 103 W. 19th St., KCMO | $20 | This comedy show is billed as perfect for anyone who is a mom, has a mom, or knows a mom. Hint, hint — that’s you.

Mother’s Day GEHA Field Tour | Saturday, May 11 | Times vary | 1 Arrowhead Dr., KCMO | $136+ | While season tickets may be out of budget this year, a tour of their favorite team’s hallowed ground may be a perfect touchdown.