With all the busy summer fun, Father's Day can sometimes be overlooked. If you’re struggling to find a fun way to celebrate, then look no further. Try some of these activities across the Phoenix area to make this Father's Day one to remember.
Children’s Museum of Phoenix: With the warm weather outside, cool down inside the Children’s Museum. The museum is offering free admission for all dads and grandpas to celebrate this Father's Day. The whole family can have fun at this event where the kids can see the different exhibits and the parents can enjoy playing with their children. For more information click here for their website.
Arizona Diamondbacks: If you ever wanted to play catch on the Diamondback’s field then listen to this. On Sunday, June 19, The Arizona Diamondback's stadium is letting fans purchase Father’s Day Catch tickets for $100 which allows you to play on the field. They also said that the first 15,000 dads to arrive at the game will receive a free D-Back's Hawaiian shirt. If you’re interested in this opportunity, or want to purchase tickets, visit here .
Brewery and Distillery Tours: If your dad considers himself a connoisseur of beer then this is the perfect activity for him. Sign up for a free tour of PHX Co. Brewery where you will be shown the taproom and different facilities. When you arrive you can purchase a $29 package that includes a t-shirt, pretzel bites, and a four-flight taster. For more information head to the PHX Co. Brewery website .
Golfing: Play a round of golf with your dad at any golf course. Get there early if you want to get a full 18 holes in since Arizona weather is often sunny but hot. The golf courses in Arizona are always beautiful and are a great way to get outdoors for Father's Day. For information on gold courses around Arizona click here.
Octane Raceway: If you want to prove who’s faster, race your dad in a go-kart at Octane raceway. They just reopened and have been following all covid protocols by sanitizing the vehicles after each use. Located in Scottsdale, Octane tickets start at $24 but their facility includes axe throwing, dinner, and an arcade.
Uptown Plaza: What is described as the “Ultimate Father’s Day Experience” can be found right in Uptown Plaza. From Wednesday, May 18th to Thursday, June 16th one can experience the fun of walking around and tasting craft beers and cocktails. Tickets cost $120 and each dad will be given a product bag from Lather. If you’d like to buy tickets for this event head to this website.
As You Wish Pottery: If you’re stressed about getting your dad a gift then your worries are over. Create a meaningful gift by hand painting pottery. You can paint a piece with your dad or give it as a gift. The As You Wish Pottery selection is huge and there are so many different pieces to paint. This is the perfect place for that last-minute gift because they allow same-day pickup, so your piece is done in one day.
Desert Botanical Gardens Flashlight Tours: If your dad loves the outdoors then he would appreciate this unique opportunity. On Sunday, June 19th the Desert Botanical Gardens will be the last day for Chihuly in the Desert and receive a free four-pack of glazed donuts courtesy of Bashas’ from 7-11 a.m., while supplies last. You can find more information on this event at the Desert Botanical Gardens.
What are your favorite Father’s Day activities?