Glasgow Fort’s Guide to Mother’s Day 2022

Mother’s Day falls on Sunday 27th March this year, which means it’s almost time to show some love and appreciation to the mother figure in your life.

Whether you’re looking for things to do for Mother’s Day, or you’re on the hunt for the best Mother’s Day gift ideas, their special day starts here at Glasgow Fort.


Plan the perfect Mother’s Day at Glasgow Fort:

Spend some quality time together

Sometimes the most special gifts are those that you can enjoy together.


Brunch is a great way to spend the day, especially if you’re looking for Mother’s Day ideas for what to do. Browse the menu at Stack and Still for a pancake stack – or celebrate in style with a cocktail at Fridays.


Enjoy a fun family day out

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Make a day of it and head out for some family fun. Whether you hit the shops to let them pick out the perfect present, or grab some popcorn and enjoy a movie together at Vue – there’s plenty of fun to be had at Glasgow Fort.

There’s also lots of restaurants to choose from for a Mother’s Day meal with options including wagamama, Bread Meats Bread and Frankie & Benny’s. Whether their favourite dish is creamy pasta, a spicy curry or a burger and chips, there’s sure to be something for everyone on the menu. If you book for Mother's Day at Frankie & Benny's before 21st March you get free fizz too!


Gifts to say thanks to the mother figure in your life:

A little something goes a long way

It doesn’t take big gestures to show someone how much they mean to you, a small token to say ‘thanks’ is sometimes all that it takes.

You can’t go wrong with a bunch of Mother’s Day flowers or even a new houseplant from M&S to brighten up their day. Don’t forget to visit Cardzone for a Mother’s Day card too.

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A pampering present

If you’re looking for the best Mother’s Day gifts, here are some of our top pampering essentials.

Take the opportunity to restock their signature scent or treat them to a new fresh or floral fragrance for the spring/summer season at The Perfume Shop.

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Lush also have a range of Mother’s Day gift sets to choose from, whether you’re after skincare, bath or beauty buys. Add a candle from Yankee Candle to help them unwind with that at-home spa feeling.

For the ultimate cosy night in, treat them to a fresh set of pyjamas and a new pair of slippers from Next.


A mindful moment

Whether their happy place is in the gym or curled up on the sofa, we’ve got something for everyone.

Check out the fitness range at JD Sports for everything from apparel to yoga mats. Or browse the bestselling books at Waterstones to help them have the perfect day doing what they love.


A special surprise

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Surprising the mother figure in your life with an extra-special gift is sure to make them feel special on Mother’s Day and beyond.

Gift a little luxury with designer trainers or a coat from Tessuti. Treat them to a gorgeous set of earrings, or a Mother’s Day necklace from Chisholm Hunter or Beaverbrooks. Or add some charms to their bracelet from Pandora for a personal touch.


An everyday essential

Handbags, purses and wallets are a great Mother’s Day gift idea, and whatever their style, you’ll have no trouble finding ‘the one’ at River Island.

If you’re hoping to wow with an extra big ‘thank you’ this year, visit Tessuti for a range of designer options.


A sweet treat

If they have a serious sweet tooth, you can’t go wrong with a box of chocolates from Asda.

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For keen bakers or chefs, shop aprons, spatulas and pans galore at ProCook or treat them to a new cookbook from Nadiya Hussain or Jane’s Patisserie, packed with tasty cakes, bakes and treats.


A homemade treasure

Take the time to make a handmade gift and show just how much they mean to you.

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Make a thoughtful Mother’s Day hamper by adding a keepsake to treasure – find a range of personalised Mother’s Day gifts from homeware to accessories at Next. Or print out a family photo at Boots with a pretty frame from TK Maxx.


Check out all of our shops, restaurants and more on our Eat, Drink, Shop page.

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