Not all heroes wear capes – we just call them dad! Celebrate Father’s Day in Tampa Bay this year with the best things to do to fit everyones interests. Whether your dad is a brunch foodie, Champa Bay sports fan, brewery hopper, or all of the above, keep reading to plan a special day to treat your dad!
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Go Fishing Together
If your dad is a fishing lover, then these spots will sure brighten his day! The Edward Medard Conservation Park is a great spot to fish with 3-mile hiking path you can take on afterwards.
Pier 60 in Clearwater is also a local favorite, plus tons of attractions and of course a white sand beach to enjoy! These are just two of many spots, check out our guide below for more.
Grab a Pint at a Brewery
There’s so much to love about Tampa Bay, and one of those reasons is our awesome breweries! Treat dad to a drink or two at some of our favorite spots.
If you’re in the Dunedin area, we highly recommend stopping by the Dunedin Brewery! You can grab a drink and listen to live music inside, or enjoy some delicious bites with outdoor seating.
Enjoy a Father's Day Brunch
Start Father’s Day in Tampa Bay off right with a hearty brunch! Although there are tons of places to pick from, Steelbach is one of our brunch go-to spots.
Located at Armature Works, Steelbach has you covered with your caffeine fix, delicious starters including monkey bread, even a liquid brunch menu to get a taste of their OG Bloody Mary and more you have to try for yourself.
Watch a Game Together at a Sports Bar
If your dad cannot miss a sports game from one of our Tampa Bay sports teams – we don’t blame him! That’s why you’ll always find us at one of these must-visit sports bars in Tampa Bay.
This Father’s Day weekend catch our Rays play against the Baltimore Orioles for their away game! We recommend going to Hattrick’s Tavern for their savory shake n’ bake wings. Ferg’s Sports Bar is also a good spot, plus they have a dog park to bring the pups along!
Spend a Day on the Course
A day on the golf course keeps the stress away! Pro-golfer or not, relax for a few hours under the sun and fresh air at one of the public golf courses in Tampa Bay.
Father's Day on the Yacht Starship
Cruise into the weekend and leave your weekday worries behind as you board the Yacht Starship! Treat dad to a luxurious waterfront brunch or dinner with incredible views. This is a perfect plan to bring the whole family to enjoy! Tap below to choose your cruise of choice and set sail:
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For the Beachy Dad
If you’re planning a much needed beach day, stop by Matter of Fact! Whether you’re shopping with dad or for dad, they’ve got you covered with footwear, swimwear, accessories, and more.
For the Stylish Dad
Who said dad’s can’t have the best style? Whether your dad is a Fashion guru or hoping to elevate his style, the Ella Bing Haberdashery will definitely revamp his closet.
For the Dad Who Likes to Tap That Ash
Looking for some unique plans to spend the day? Take a tour of JC Newman Cigar Co. and then even grab some cigars afterwards.
For the Whiskey Loving Dad
Down for a drink to enjoy the weekend? Visit Dark Door Spirits! They offer tours, tastings, and a Bottle-Your-Own-Whiskey experience that’ll have you coming back for more.
For the Dad You Never Knew Got Seasick Until You Told Him About This
Set sail on a Yacht Starship Cruise to enjoy some waterfront views. Whether you’re in the mood for brunch or dinner, book your cruise before spots fill up!
For the Dad That Just Wants a Couple Hours Alone Away From His Family
Dads need some self care too! This Father’s Day, treat your dad to a relaxing facial or spa service to look and feel his best.
For the Grillmaster
We have a special place in our hearts for foodie dads that love to grill! Treat your dad with a new grill this year – thank yourself later when the holidays come around!