The Best Mother’s Day Brunch in the Twin Cities on Padelford Riverboats

mothers day brunch in the twin cities

John Steinbeck wrote the classic novel, “The Winter of Our Discontent” in 1961, but he might as well have been talking about the winter of 2022 in the Twin Cities – with April temps mired in the 30s, this winter weather has definitely overstayed its welcome.

We’ve all been cooped up for too long – and it’s time to get outside!

Springtime temperatures are finally on their way, and there is no better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than out on the water with Padelford Riverboats! The perfect way to treat mom is with the best Mother’s Day brunch in the Twin Cities!


Monday Madness Cruise on the Mississippi RiverIt’s the perfect excursion to treat mom like the queen she is – celebrate her day with fresh air, a glorious cruise with spectacular sightseeing on the Mississippi River, and food so scrumptious that we don’t hesitate in calling it the best Mother’s Day Brunch in the Twin Cities.

Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise

On Sunday, May 8 – Mother’s Day, Padelford Riverboats begin boarding at 10 am, for a 10:30 am departure on a cruise that mom and her loved ones will cherish forever. It’s a two-and-a-half-hour cruise that leaves from majestic Harriet Island and travels down the iconic Mississippi River and provides dramatic and breathtaking views of the St. Paul High Bridge, Pig’s Eye Cave, the Minnesota River mouth, Pike Island, and the timeless splendor of the mighty Mississippi River.

And did we mention the best Mother’s Day brunch in the Twin Cities?

That’s right, no Mother’s Day is official without some delicious food, and Padelford Riverboats certainly has you covered! While you cruise you’ll dine on a mouth-watering brunch, complete with assorted fresh-baked pastries and danishes, cherrywood smoked bacon, Jones Farm breakfast sausage made with chicken, scrambled eggs with fresh dill and cream cheese, dry rub roasted potatoes, fresh vegetable pasta with caramelized onion balsamic vinaigrette salad, fresh fruit, assorted juice, and coffee. Yum! Like we said, the best Mother’s Day brunch in the Twin Cities!

We’ve all been waiting for warmer temperatures and a chance to get outside and celebrate – and now that they’re here—Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to treat mom to a memorable outing on the water complete with awe-inspiring views along the Mississippi River and the best Mother’s Day Brunch in the Twin Cities.

The Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise sells out every year, so we urge you to reserve your tickets early!