Mother's Day

Mother's Day

When is Mother's Day 2025?

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Mother's Day commemorated every year in the USA in honor of mothers. It is an annual holiday observed on the second Sunday in May. Mother's Day celebrates to recognize mothers, motherhood, and maternity bonds, as well as the positive contributions they have made to society. It is time to appreciate the figures of mothers and mothers.

It was established by Anna Jarvis, who proposed the idea of ​​celebrating Mother's Day in 1907 in honor of mothers and motherhood. She was successful in getting it recognized at the national level in 1914. The primary official Mother's Day had observed at St. Andrew's Methodist Church in Grafton, West Virginia, On 10 May 1908.

How do people celebrate Mother's Day?

Mostly, people post greeting cards and gifts to their mother or visit her place to make her feel special. Common Mother's Day presents are clothing, candy, chocolate, flowers, jewelry, and give treats like a tour to a spa or beauty treatment. Some groups organize a special treat at home or in a restaurant or plan a trip with all family members. Many schools help students to prepare handcrafted gifts or cards for their mothers, before the day or week of Mother's Day.

Use #happymothersday on social media to mark this day. Send Mother's Day messages to mothers, mother figures, and relatives. There are some Messages or wishes which you can send to your loved ones.

  • "Wishing you all the Love, Health, and Happiness that you so deserve." Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers of the world!"
  • "To the best mom in the world. Thank you for being chief cook, counselor, taxi-driver, cheerleader, and best all-around mom in the "world." ― Happy Mother's Day"
  • "Wishing you a fabulous Mother's day! You're the best mom I could have asked for."
  • "May all the love you gave to us come back to you a hundredfold on this special day!"

Is Mother's Day a national holiday?

Mother's Day is not a national federal holiday in the US. Every organization, business, and store may open or closed, as it falls on Sunday every year. Public transportation systems run on their normal Sunday schedules. Restaurants can be more bustling than usual, as some people take their mothers out for a treat.

Mother's Day Facts

  • In 2019, Buyers spent a total of $25.0 billion on mother's day, according to the National Retail Federation.
  • People search more Flowers on the internet for Mother's day rather than Valentines' Day.
  • 120 million Mother's Day cards are exchanged yearly in the United States.
  • 62% of Americans go restaurants for dinner, it the busiest day of the year for restaurants.
  • Mother's Day is America's third-biggest retail holiday after the winter holidays and back to school season
  • The busiest phone day of the 12 months is Mother's day, with over 122.5 million calls in one day.
  • A tradition of mother's day is wearing a carnation. A colorful carnation implies that a person's mother is living, while anyone who wear white carnation, is used to honor a deceased mother.

Mother's Day Observances

Year Date Day Holiday
2024 12 May Sun Mother's Day
2023 14 May Sun Mother's Day
2022 8 May Sun Mother's Day
2021 9 May Sun Mother's Day
2020 10 May Sun Mother's Day
2019 12 May Sun Mother's Day

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May 11, 2025

Quick Schedules

This Year Sunday, 12 May, 2024
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