Free zoo admission, free tubing, and restaurant deals for Mother's Day

Looking for a way to celebrate the mom in your life? Check out these activites and restaurants offering deals and gift cards to make this Mother's Day special./ Source: MGN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Looking for a way to celebrate the mom in your life? Check out these activites and restaurants offering deals and gift cards to make this Mother's Day special.

Take your mom to a great restaurant!

Lakeside Tavern (10911 Concord Park Dr.)- Mother's Day brunch begins at 9:30 a.m. for $23.99.

Chicken Salad Chick- For Friday and Saturday, May 10 and 11, mothers will receive a free long stem rose.

Cheescake Factory (201 Morrell Road) -- Now through May 12, if you send your mom a $50 e-gift card for the Cheesecake Factory, you'll get a second complimentary $10 card.

Bonefish Grill (6610 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919) Buy $50 worth of gift cards and you will receive $10 of gift cards free.This special runs through June 16th.

Carrabba's Italian Grill (324 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37922) Buy $50 worth of gift cards and you will receive $10 of gift cards free. This location explained this promotion will continue until management says otherwise.

Fleming's (11287 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934) This promotion is when you buy $100 worth of gift cards you can take home $20 worth of bonus cards home. The gift card can be used at any time but the bonus cards don't officially activate until May 13. The entire promotion runs until Mother's Day May 12 so the bonus cards can be used after mothers day.

IHOP (7128 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919) Whenever you buy an IHOP gift card you will receive a $5 coupon. This is cash only and can only be done in restaurant.

Olive Garden (7206 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919) When you buy $50 worth of gift cards you will get $10 free gift cards. This special also runs through mothers day.

Outback Steakhouse (330 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, TN 37922) Purchase $50 worth of gift cards and you will get a $10 bonus card for free. This location explained that they have no intention on getting rid of this promotion and as of now it will last indefinitely.

Shoney's- Mother's will receive a free slice of strawberry pie on Mother's Day.

Bojangles- Bojangles is offering heart-shaped Bo-Berry Biscuits May 10-12. The restaurant is also offering a changes for one mom to win a Caribbean cruise.

First Watch (6474 Kingston Pike)- Taking your mom to brunch? First Watch is giving away a free boxes of chocolate for moms.

Do something together!

Mudder's Day Madness 5K Mud Run- The annual event will be held Saturday from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the Harmony Family Center.

Smoky Mountain Outdoor Center (209 Wears Valley Road, Townsend)- Mothers can tube for free on Mother's Day in Townsend.

Zoo Knoxville (3500 Knoxville Zoo Drive)-- Mothers receive free admission for Mother's Day.

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