Are you looking for ideas on what to do for Father’s Day? We have got you covered with the most creative things to do for Father’s day celebration to make that father figure in your life feel special.
Being a father is not an easy role, to make your dad feel happy with a bunch of Father’s day activities can be the best thing to do for this year’s Father’s Day celebration. You honestly don’t have to break the bank to make this national holiday a memorable one for him. Inspirational words handwritten on a Father’s Day card or a list of some fun activities can make your dad feel on top of the world.
“How can I make my dad feel special on Father’s Day?”, and “what can I do for Father’s Day with no money?”, became the most common questions people ask us through email after we published a post on “When is Father’s Day celebration?“
Even if you have got a busy dad like mine, the following fun activities will make you spend more time with him this holiday.
Best fun activities for Dads this Father’s Day.
We have rounded up the ten best things to do on Father’s Day to spend more time with your dad and make him feel special.
1. Listen to the best Father’s Day songs together
Father-son or father-daughter can breathe life into the celebration of fatherhood with a list of feel-good Father’s Day songs.
My top favorite songs for father’s day are:
- Yusuf Islam / Cat Stevens: ‘Father And Son’
- Song For Dad” by Keith Urban
- John Lennon: ‘Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)’
- Bruce Springsteen: ‘My Father’s House’
- Tupac Shakur: ‘Letter 2 My Unborn’
- My Father’s Eyes” by Eric Clapton
What are your dad’s favorite songs? Make a playlist of them and don’t be surprised if he shares a dance with you on this special day.
2. Go fishing with dad
An incredibly relaxing thing to do on Father’s Day to spend more time with him and make your dad feel special, is to take him to the children’s fishing poles where you would be casting a line together.
3. Help him out with his to-do list
Show your dad strong support on his special day by taking off his chores while he relaxes. Help him do his laundry, declutter the garage, or fire up the grill to have some beef ready bite.
4. Backyard picnic
Have a basket filled with dad’s favorite treats and head to the backyard with a blanket to spend some time with him under the sun. It’s a moment he would love and might even tell you some funny dad jokes to light up the moment.
5. Have a family game night
You can never go wrong with a classic game like charades, Jenga, and monopoly to make this year’s Father’s Day memorable for your dad.
6. Video chat
This is one of the best things to do for Father’s Day amidst social distancing especially when you are not around. Virtually, you can spend enough time with your dad and relatives this Father’s Day via video chat.
7. Have storytime
This is an amazing activity for Father’s Day that both the children will enjoy. Have your dad tell his favorite story while you listen and ask him thoughtful questions that will tell you more about his opinions for every story listened to.
8. Host a movie night
It is creative to turn Father’s Day into a movie night. Give your dad a good treat screening his favorite movies. It is better to make sure your movie selection for him connects well with the theme of the celebration.
My favorite movies for Father’s day celebration include; Mr. Mom, a comedy film written by John Hughes, Cheaper by the Dozen, and Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.
9. Father’s Day Craft
To show how creative you are, you and your family members can get involved in some DIY crafts for Dad. Get your dad involved in the process of making him a last-minute beautiful craft to mark this special holiday. Focus on the Father’s Day gift ideas that will give your dad a good fit.
10. Enjoy a beer tasting
Have a Father’s Day special bash for tasting new brews picked up from some local brewery or gift him a beer flight.
Now that I have shared my ideas for what to do on Father’s day celebration with you, It would interest you to know that whatsoever you decide to engage in to make your dad feel special in this year’s father’s Day celebration, it will remind your dad of how much he means to you.