Mother's Day gift finds at beck + call in Dayton's Oregon District. CONTRIBUTED

Where to find last-minute Mother’s Day gifts in the Oregon District

If the constant barrage of Mother’s Day ads hasn’t spurred you to actually go gift-shopping quite yet, you’re in luck. The Oregon District has everything you need to make this Mother’s Day a great one, even if you have sort of let it go to the last minute (no judgment!).  

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LAST-MINUTE GIFTS

Get her something special at one of these gift shops: 

beck + call recently opened in downtown Dayton in the former Hedges & Wolf space. CONTRIBUTED

Beck & Call 

504 E. Fifth St., Dayton 

(937) 723-8496 

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Mother's Day gift finds at beck + call in Dayton's Oregon District. CONTRIBUTED
Mother's Day gift finds at beck + call in Dayton's Oregon District. CONTRIBUTED

New to the Oregon District is Beck & Call, specializing in female empowerment (while also selling cards, clothing, jewelry, and accessories). 

>> The story behind new Oregon District boutique’s name

Mother's Day gift finds at Heart Mercantile in Dayton's Oregon District. CONTRIBUTED

Heart Mercantile 

438 E Fifth St., Dayton 

(937) 250-6020 

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Mother's Day gift finds at Heart Mercantile in Dayton's Oregon District. CONTRIBUTED

If your mom is a little bit cooler than the rest, she will appreciate the slightly risqué panache of Heart Mercantile. Your mom might enjoy a hilarious mug, genitalia-shaped soap, or a soft Dayton-themed T-shirt — not to mention great books, keychains, jewelry, socks, and so much more. 

Luna Gifts & Botanicals 

261 Wayne Ave., Dayton 

(937) 522-0240 

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Mother's Day gift ideas from Luna Gifts & Botanicals. CONTRIBUTED
Mother's Day gift ideas from Luna Gifts & Botanicals. CONTRIBUTED

If your mom has a green thumb, why not buy her a beautiful botanical she can enjoy for years to come? In addition to walls of plants, Luna also stocks lovely accessories, books, jewelry, crystals, and more. Also, on Sunday you can stop in and pick up a colorful cut floral bouquet from Poppy Faye Floral.

On Mother's Day, you can stop in Luna Botanicals for Poppy Faye bouquets. CONTRIBUTED

THE GIFT OF FOOD

Take her somewhere nice to eat. Fair warning, things are gonna be a little crazy out there with long wait times on Mother’s Day because who wants to cook? 

Salar 

400 E. Fifth St., Dayton 

(937) 203-3999 

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Recently reopened and complete with a brand new, gorgeous patio, Salar impresses with Peruvian-fusion cuisine that blends bold, international flavors. 

>> Salar introduces gorgeous new patio

Lily's Bistro is a destination for crafty cocktails, incredible brunch and Southern inspired dishes. CONTRIBUTED

Lily’s Bistro 

329 E. Fifth St., Dayton 

(937) 723-7637 

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If your mom appreciates an expertly crafted cocktail and delicious, slightly-Southern meal, look no further than Lily’s Bistro. 

Treat your mom to upscale Italian at Roost. CONTRIBUTED

Roost Modern Italian 

524 E. Fifth St., Dayton 

(937) 222-3100 

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When you want to take your mother out to a night on the town, it doesn’t get more upscale than Roost. With new Italian flavors (and especially Italian desserts), your mom will have her pick of thrilling plates. 

Corner Kitchen in Dayton's Oregon District offers tasty cocktails and comfort food. CONTRIBUTED

Corner Kitchen 

613 E. Fifth St., Dayton 

(937) 719-0999 

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Dinner can be creative and delicious thanks to Corner Kitchen. Menu items change with the seasons and the cocktails are refreshing and fun. 

Wheat Penny Oven and Bar 

515 Wayne Ave, Dayton 

(937) 496-5268 

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If your mom loves pizza, take her to Wheat Penny and try a gourmet version of her classic favorite. 

Treat the moms in your life to a special meal at Glasz Bleu Oven. CONTRIBUTED

Glasz Bleu Oven 

521 Wayne Ave, Dayton 

(513) 464-6925 

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There’s cuisine and then there’s cuisine . Glass Bleu Oven serves some serious food that will definitely delight your mom this Mother’s Day. 

THE GIFT OF A DRINK

When all else fails, drink to her good health: 

Deaf Monty's Wine is a good spot to pick up a bottle of wine for the moms in your life. CONTRIBUTED

Deaf Monty’s Wine 

22 Brown St, Dayton 

(937) 225-9463 

http://www.daytonwinebar.com/ 

Nothing says “I hope I’m no longer the reason you drink” like the gift of a nice bottle of wine for Mother’s Day. 

Looking for a Mother's Day gift idea? Try a small bottle of locally made spirits from Bell of Dayton Distillery. CONTRIBUTED

Belle of Dayton Distillery 

122 Van Buren St., Dayton 

(937) 250-1837 

https://www.belleofdayton.com/ 

Nothing says “I acknowledge that I am still the reason you drink” like the gift of a nice bottle of small batch, artisanal booze for Mother’s Day. (You know what? Get her two bottles.) 

If you have no idea what to get your mother, the mother of your children, or your dearest mom friend, one quick stop to the Oregon District will get you everything you need to impress these amazing ladies in your life.

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