Father's Day is a special occasion to celebrate the special dad or expectant dad in your life! Whether you’re celebrating their first Father's Day, an expectant dad, or looking for ways to honor the dad in your life, we've compiled a list of fun activities that will make this day unforgettable and create lasting memories.

Cook a Special Meal Together

Cooking a meal together can be a fun experience to try a new recipe or learn how to whip up easy dishes. This can be a way to bond with your dad or help a new dad with meal ideas. Find cooking classes in your area here.

Game Night

Bring out his favorite board games, card games, or video games for a fun-filled game night. Expectant dads can enjoy some light-hearted competition with their partner, while new dads can have fun with their kids or adult children. Be sure to choose games that are age-appropriate and fun for everyone involved.

Yard Games

Here are some really fun yard games that he’s sure to love playing with the family⎯Oversized Wooden Yard Dice, Golf Game Set, PaddleSmash Outdoor Game, Inflataman Football Challenge, Kick Croquet Game, Kickball Dartboard, Badminton, Jumbo Jenga, Water Paddle, and more fun games to choose from!

Backyard BBQ

Fire up the grill and host a backyard barbecue. Prepare his favorite meals and invite those nearest and dearest to him. Add some of the yard game ideas above to get everyone in on the fun!

Father’s Day Photoshoot

Capture Father's Day with a professional or DIY photoshoot. Choose a meaningful location like your home, a favorite park, or a scenic spot. Bring props and poses to add personality and creativity to your photos⎯have fun with it!

Outdoor Adventures

Spending time outdoors is a great way to build lasting memories with dad. There are countless outdoor activities that cater to all levels of adventure and interest from the serene to the extreme!

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Camping
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Biking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Golfing

Movie Marathon

Is your dad a film buff? Create a list of all his favorite movies on whatever streaming platform you have and get ready to have a movie marathon! Have his favorite snacks and drinks too so you’re ready for a night of movies.

Have any other ideas or activities you’ve tried? Share them in the comments below! Father’s Day is the perfect opportunity to show your appreciation and love for your dad or an expectant father in your life by spending quality time together. Whether you opt for an outdoor adventure, cooking fun, getting everyone together, or a movie night, the important thing is to create memories that you both will cherish for years to come. So, start planning now and make this Father’s Day unforgettable.