Things to Do on Father's Day Weekend: Deals for dad, brunch, and more!

Things to Do on Father’s Day Weekend: Deals for dad, brunch, and more!

There are so many fun ways to celebrate Father’s Day in Tampa Bay and something for every dad style!

We’re sharing a few Father’s Day deals for Dad in Tampa Bay, cool brunches, and more fun things to do as you celebrate the number one guy in your life.


2024 Father’s Day Deals for Dad in Tampa Bay

(More deals coming soon!)

The James Museum in St. Pete 

150 Central Ave., St. Petersburg

Sunday, June 16 from 10 am-5 pm
Dad gets in FREE at The James Museum with the purchase of another admission ticket on Father’s Day! You can purchase tickets at the admissions desks to take advantage of the deal.

BOGO for Dad at the Florida Aquarium 

701 Channelside Dr, Tampa

Saturday, June 15-Sunday, June 16
Take dad to the Florida Aquarium for an under the sea adventure while taking advantage of a BOGO deal on admission Father’s Day weekend. You will need to purchase this ticket deal at the Aquarium ticket office.

Discounted Admission for Dad at Clearwater Marine Aquarium 

249 Windward Passage. Clearwater

2024 TBA
Dads receive 50% off adult general admission with the purchase of another adult admission ticket! Give dad an unforgettable day at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium where he can see dolphins nose to nose and maybe even upgrade your day to feed a dolphin with the extra cash you save on a Father’s Day admission.

Pops for Pops at The Hyppo in Tampa and St. Pete 

2024 Info TBA

Show dad how COOL you really think he is and bring him to The Hyppo in Tampa’s Hyde Park Village or in St. Pete for a free popsicle! thehyppo.com

Dad plays for FREE at Grove Mini Golf in Wesley Chapel 

2024 Info TBA

Dads can play a round of mini golf when they bring their child. groveminigolf.com


More FUN Father’s Day Experiences in Tampa Bay

FOR THE SPORTY DAD:

Take Dad to a Tampa Bay Rays Game

Take dad to the Trop for a belated Father’s Day celebration. The Rays take on the Seattle Mariners at Tropicana Field on June 24, 25 and 26, followed by the Washington Nationals the 28-30th. Even better – pair the tickets along with some new Rays gear (we LOVE the Tampa Bay Sports Store)! Get tickets here.

Take Dad to a Tampa Bay Rowdies Game

Take dad to a home game on Saturday, June 15 at 7:30 p.m. against the Louisville City FC for an early Father’s Day celebration. Treat him to dinner beforehand at the St. Pete Pier and then head to the game.

Buy dad some new home team swag at the Tampa Bay Sports Store

The 4,500 square foot store is located right across from Ford Thunder Alley right by the Amalie Arena Box Office. It’s your one-stop shop for all of your home team gear, including the “largest selection of exclusive Lightning merchandise on the planet”. The Tampa Bay Sports store is open six days a week, Monday-Saturday. The store opens at noon.

Take Dad to Popstroke in Wesley Chapel or Sarasota

Head south to Sarasota or stay local in Wesley Chapel for a golf experience the whole family can enjoy! Each location features mini golf courses, a rooftop bar, playground and outdoor gaming areas. Each player gets to keep a commemorative golf ball with their round of golf. Book your experience at popstroke.com

FOR THE GAMER DAD

Esports Players Club

If dad loves video games, he’s going to love a day at the new Esports Players Club in Tampa. You can buy him a day pass to play and learn OR gift him a membership to play on his own time too.

Things to Do on Father's Day Weekend: Deals for dad, brunch, and more!
Elev8 Fun Tampa

Elev8 Fun Tampa

The latest gaming arena to make its way to Tampa is Elev8 Fun. Located in the old Sears storefront a Citrus Park Mall, this massive gaming center has no shortage of fun. It boasts twelve bowling lanes, a blacklight mini golf course, virtual reality arena, go carts, ropes course, laser tag, and of course, tons of awesome arcade games. There’s also a full bar and restaurant downstairs.

FOR THE MUSEUM LOVING DAD: 

Play at MOSI in Tampa

Wow dad with their latest exhibit – Brick Dinos, featuring LEGO! Check out one of their two new 360-degree movies, venture to space at Moonbase, climb the ropes at the Ropes Course and polish it all off with a local beer from Zydeco Brew Works.

Meet the World’s Largest Triceratops at Glazer Children’s Museum

Take dad for a prehistoric day out and let him go nose to snout with Big John, the world’s largest fossil triceratops! The record-setting dinosaur was purchased by a local Tampa dad too!

Take dad to an art museum

There are several amazing art museums around Tampa Bay. We love Tampa Museum of Art in downtown Tampa. Head over to St. Petersburg to wander around the James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art, The Dali Museum, or the contemporary art museum, the Imagine Museum.

FOR THE DAD WHO LOVES TO BE ON THE WATER

Yacht Starship Cruises in Tampa and Clearwater

Sail away with dad on a Father’s Day Brunch or Dinner on the Yacht Starship in Tampa or Clearwater. Brunch sailings are at 10 am and 2 pm and dinner sails at 6 pm. Dad gets two premium drinks covered on the brunch cruise and free bar a sea during the dinner cruises.

Book a Fishing charter

This is a popular gift of experience, and lucky for you, there is no shortage of options for fishing charters in Tampa Bay! You can even team up with some of his dad friends and book a group outing for a ‘Dad’s Day Out.’

Rent a cabana at the beach

Upgrade a normal beach day by booking a cabana. You can even up the ante and book a ResortPass at a fancy beach hotel like the Don CeSar and play like a tourist for the day. There’s no shortage of amazing beaches around Tampa Bay, so this is an easy way to celebrate dad!


Father’s Day Brunch in Tampa Bay

(MORE 2024 dates will be updated soon)

Things to Do on Father's Day Weekend: Deals for dad, brunch, and more!

Yacht Starship Father’s Day Brunch and Dinner Cruise

603 Channelside Dr., Tampa
25 Causeway Blvd., Clearwater
Sunday, June 16 at 10:30 am, 2:30 pm, and 6:30 pm

Try something new this Father’s Day and set sail aboard a Starship Cruise. While aboard, enjoy a lavish meal prepared by the Executive Chef, and enjoy the beautiful views from the water that Tampa Bay has to offer. Guests can purchase a brunch cruise or a dinner cruise depending on preference and availability. In honor of Father’s Day, drinks ordered by Dads are free (two per dad)! Admission is $69.95 and up per adult and $49.95 and up per child ages 2-12.

Father’s Day Brunch at Safety Harbor Resort and Spa

105 N. Bayshore D., Safety Harbor
Sunday, June 16 from 10:30 am-3 pm

Enjoy a fabulous Father’s Day Brunch with dad! There will be a carving station, seafood boat, hot chef’s meals, and more. Bloody Marys, mimosas, and a full bar will be available. $89 per person. Reservations are required.

Father’s Day at Elevage

1207 S. Howard Ave., Tampa
Sunday, June 16 starting at 7 am

Elevage at the Epicurian will feature an 8 oz filet, brunch homage to Bern’s, and more. There will also be a shot of bourbon add-on for $8.

Father’s Day Brunch on Craft River Journey

603 Channelside Dr., Tampa
Sunday, June 16 from 11:30 am-1:30 pm

Celebrate Father’s Day in style with a memorable dining experience aboard the Craft, America’s first open kitchen concept with gas cooking equipment on a river cruise. Order a craft cocktail and toast to dad as you take in the views. Cruise is 2 hours long and includes a freshly prepped 3-course meal. Cocktails are available for purchase.

Father’s Day Brunch at The Attic Cafe

1920 E. 7th Ave, Tampa
Sunday, June 16 from 9 am-3 pm

Reservations are required during this special brunch at The Attic Cafe. Call 813-766-7226 to reserve.

Enjoy Waterfront Dining for Father’s Day at Rusty Pelican

2425 N. Rocky Point, Tampa
Sunday, June 16 from 10 am- 9 pm

Give your dad the gift of an unforgettable experience at Rusty Pelican Tampa with a Four-Course Brunch Experience or Seasonal Dinner menu. Their Four-Course Brunch features a variety of signature brunch favorites such as Steak and Eggs Benedict, Fried Chicken and Waffle, and more. Plus, you can toast to dad with one-of-a-kind mimosas for an additional $30 per person.

Adults are $86 per person for brunch and children are $35. Dinner prices vary.


More Fun Ways to Celebrate Dad on Father’s Day Weekend in Tampa Bay!

 

Celebrate Juneteenth with Dad at the Juneteenth Cultural Celebration at The Tampa Museum of Art  | June 16 from 10 am-6 pm 

Commemorate Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, with this engaging, family-friendly experience. This lively community celebration will feature free museum admission, art-making activities, live music and performances, family portraits, amazing food trucks and more.

10th annual Richard’s Father’s Day Walk and Jog at Ulele restaurant in Tampa Heights | June 16 at 8am

Lace up the running shoes and head to Ulele in Tampa Heights to join owner Richard Gonzmart for a walk benefiting Moffitt Cancer Center. This annual event which will also feature mascots and cheerleaders from your favorite pro sports teams is family-friendly and you can choose your own distance whether it’s one mile, 3.1 miles or one of your own choosing. This event has raised more than $915,000 since it began!