Looking for affordable things to do on Mother’s Day? Check here to find ideas ranging from free family portraits to free custard for mom. See below for more stuff to do this weekend.
Ikea Mother’s Day: From 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Sunday, enjoy an all-you-can-eat Mother’s Day brunch at Ikea featuring Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Bacon, Chicken Tenders with Biscuit & Gravy, Shrimp Scampi, Mashed Potatoes, Vegetables, salads and more including desserts like Swedish Waffles with Fresh Fruit & Whipped Cream. The offer is good for dine-in only and tickets are $15.99 for adults (IKEA FAMILY Members $11.99) and $4.99 kids 12 and under (IKEA FAMILY Members $2.99). Get tickets now at the IKEA Swedish Food Market. IKEA Atlantic Station, 441 16th St NW, Atlanta.
Pure Barre: Join the Change of Heart Pure Give Benefiting the American Heart Association on Saturday, May 9
during the 2 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. classes at Pure Barre Virginia Highland. The partnership with SELF Magazine features an afternoon of workouts that bring awareness to the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women movement. A portion of the $20 registration fee will benefit the American Heart Association. In addition, each attendee will receive a one-year subscription to SELF Magazine and a swag bag. Register by visiting the Change of Heart website here.
Free neighborhood jazz: As part of 31 Days of Jazz, there will be three free live jazz events taking place this weekend. On Friday, May 8, from 8 p.m. – 12 a.m. enjoy live music at Mandarin Oriental Atlanta, 3376 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta. On Saturday, May 9 from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. during the Grant Park BBQ competition, enjoy live music, a street market and a Kids Zone. Grant Park, 840 Cherokee Avenue SE, Atlanta. On Sunday, May 10 from 4 – 8 p.m. enjoy free jazz at Historic Fourth Ward Park, 680 Dallas St NE, Atlanta.
Peter Buffett performs at the High Museum of Art: The son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett will give a public performance offering insights into lessons learned growing up with his dad. The one night event takes place May 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the High Museum of Art in the Walter C. Hill Auditorium. Buffett will combine a cello-accompanied piano and vocal performance with video clips from his film, TV and philanthropic work. Admission to the Concert & Conversation is free, but event registration is required: http://bit.ly/PBandSK.