Mother's Day is on Sunday (May 14) It's the perfect day to treat your mom, and many local businesses want to help.

Here's a list of freebies and deals for Mother's Day. All deals may not be available at every location, so its best to call ahead and check!

Chick fil A - Moms can choose between a free cookie or ice cream on Saturday. They are closed on Sundays.

Crowne Plaza - Mother's Day buffet with assorted pastries, waffles, chilled & smoked seafood, prime rib, snow crab legs, roasted pork loin, as well as delectable salads and sides, lavish desserts & more! 11-2 on Sunday. Adults: $36.95. Kids (6 – 12): $12.95. Kids under 6: Free. For Reservations call (865) 522-2600 or visit crowneknox.com

Hooter's - Moms can get a free entree (special menu) with drink purchase.

KFC - The chicken chain is giving away a romance novella, "Tender Wings of Desire," featuring founder Harland Sanders - that's Col. Sanders to you and me - as the love interest. The book can be downloaded for free on Amazon.com.

Macaroni Grill - Get a $19.99 per person prix fixe menu on Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14. The special includes salad, choice of entree and one dessert. The chain is also offering 25 percent off e-gift cards through May 14 with promo code MOM17.

Melting Pot - We will have a feature lunch menu with three-course meals starting at *$21.95 per person or enjoy one of our fantastic four-course meals at special prices. $4 "MOM" osas and select $4 wines.

Ruth's Chris - The steakhouse will have a variety of Mother's Day specials starting at about $50. Also, moms who dine in on May 13 or 14 will receive a $25 credit to use towards a future purchase. Select locations will open at noon on Mother's Day.

Shoney's - Treat mom to Shoney's buffet on Mother's Day and she will receive a free slice of strawberry pie.

TCBY - 1 free small size cup of frozen yogurt (up to 6 oz.) for Mom on Mother’s Day. Valid at participating locations.

Zoo Knoxville will be free for moms on Mother's Day!/