Moms help make the world go round. There's no better way to spoil the woman who has nurtured, encouraged, and molded you into the person you are than to celebrate her on Mother's Day. The icing on the cake is gifting her with a present that is unique and locally-sourced from an independent business in downtown Harrisonburg. It will show her that you took some extra care in picking out her gift. Check out these last minute finds. 

Blue Ridge Dog

Hours: Monday through Saturday 11-4 // Sunday 12-4

We would never forget the moms with four-legged babies! Blue Ridge Dog has Ruffwear leashes for her to walk her best friend. They come in bungee style or regular and give moms the option to wear it around her waist. They also have gift certificates available so she can choose from their selection of doggie necessities, including fresh baked treats. 

Dog with leash

Glens Fair Price

Hours: Monday through Saturday 11-6

Whether your mom is a photography enthusiast or simply looking for a better way to document her family's memories, Glen's Fair Price is the perfect place to shop for her. With an array of professional photography equipment and in-house camera gurus, you can find cameras, batteries, lenses, memory cards, bags, selfie sticks and much more.

cannon camera

Green Hummingbird

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11-7 // Sunday 12-4

Your mom can be fashionable while supporting a great cause! We are in love with this embroidered native tunic at Green Hummingbird. Pair it with this unique purse made from woven grasses in Cambodia for the perfect Mother's Day gift. 


The Lady Jane

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11-6 // Sunday 12-4

Leave it to owner Sara Christensen to find the most adorable recipe tins. If the mom in your life loves to be in the kitchen, this is the perfect gift to help her organize her recipes. 

recipe box

Larkin Arts

Hours: Monday through Friday 11-7 // Saturday and Sunday 12-5

Larkin Arts carries a broad selection of gifts ranging from beautiful handmade vases and mugs to delicate opal rings and antique key necklaces that are all carefully hand-crafted by local artists. Home to a gallery and artist studios, you'll also find original paintings, stained glass, sculpture and prints. If your mom is an artist or is interested in taking art classes, Larkin Arts has a great selection of art supplies and gift certificates for classes. 


Midtowne Bottle Shop

Hours: Monday through Thursday 11-10 // Friday & Saturday 11-11 // Sunday 11-8

Every chef loves a fine bottle of oil or vinegar. Dads, this is a store where you can snag a six pack for yourself too!


Sparrows Flowers

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11-6 // Sunday 12-4

Flowers are synonymous with Mothers Day! Stop by Sparrows Flowers and pick out a sweet bouquet of daisies or paper flowers that your mom can keep for many holidays to come. Pair it with a homemade card for an extra touch.


Ten Thousand Villages

Hours: Monday through Saturday 10-6 // Sunday 12-4

Every mom loves jewelry. Go the extra mile to give her a piece that has meaning. Every piece of jewelry from Ten Thousand Villages comes with a beautiful story of hope for artisans in developing countries. Through Mother's Day, all jewelry is buy one, get one 50% off. 

Walkabout Outfitter

Hours: Monday through Thursday 11-6 // Friday & Saturday 10-7 // Sunday 12-5

What mom doesn't love being fashionable and comfortable. Check out these great gift ideas from Walkabout Outfitter. Now, through May 8th, you'll receive a free Walkabout tote bag with any purchase.

The Yellow Button

Hours: Monday through Saturday 11-7 & Sunday 11:30-4:30

The Yellow Button is offering 20% off their belly baskets, which are perfect for your trips to the farmers market or for storing toys or blankets. It also folds into a bowl and makes a beautiful centerpiece for displaying items. We also recommend the Rewind candlesEach candle has been handcrafted from a repurposed wine bottle and the fragrance has been carefully blended to mimic the flavors and aromas found in mom's favorite wines.

Photo by katie stoops

Photo by katie stoops


You Made It!

Hours: Monday through Thursday 11-7 // Friday & Saturday 10-8 // Sunday 12-5

You Made It is offering a Mother's Day pallet board art workshop on Saturday, May 7th from 6-8pm. It's the perfect opportunity for you and your mom to spend some quality crafting time together. The workshop is $45 and includes your pick of board, font color, flower stencils and your favorite adult beverages. Purchase tickets here

Pallet wood sign