Looking for something fun and different to do this Father’s Day? Thankfully you don’t need to go far to find something awesome for Dad right here in Charlotte. Whether it’s a sports game, a Texas Hold’em Tournament, or simply a doughnut breakfast, there is something for every type of dad out there! Here are just a few of the great events in around Charlotte this Father’s Day.
Charlotte Knights vs. Indianapolis Indians
Starting tonight right in Center City is the first of a three-game series between our own Charlotte Knights and the Indianapolis Indians. Admission ranges from $8-$19, all ages are welcome, and both military and seniors are eligible for discounts. Tonight BB&T is also presenting Friday Night Fireworks and the fun begins at 7:05pm. So why not take your sports-loving dad out for a great family-friendly fun evening to kick off Father’s Day Weekend right! For more information call 704-274-8300 or visit the website here.
Old Southern Moonshine Revival
Looking for something to do with the folk music-loving dad in your life? Then why not head to Bootleggers Saloon & Dance Hall tonight to check out Old Southern Moonshine Revival! This is a 21 and older event, and doors open at 8pm with the show starting at 10pm. For more information be sure to visit their website here and while you’re there why not check out the other great performances scheduled for the rest of the weekend?
Richard Petty Driving Experience
Does the awesome dad in your life have a NASCAR obsession? Then you’re in luck this Father’s Day! Why not take Dad to drive a real NASCAR racecar this weekend at the Richard Petty Driving Experience? Whether you choose the Rookie Experience (8 laps around the track), the King’s Experience (18 laps), or the Experience of a Lifetime (30 laps around a real NASCAR track), you will be giving Dad the opportunity to have his hands on the wheel of a true NASCAR driving experience! For more information call 704-454-6236 or visit their website here. You’ll be glad you did!
Texas Hold ‘em Poker Tournament
Do you have a poker aficionado in your life? Why not take him to a Hold’em Tournament this Father’s Day? This tournament is for 21 and older and is held at the Maggiano’s Little Italy Ballroom on Sharon Road in Charlotte. It also benefits the Make-A-Wish foundation so you can feel good about having a great time with Dad while also helping a great cause! For more information call 704-916-2300. Registration starts at 6:15pm on Friday night and game play starts at 7pm.
Doughnuts With Dad
Looking for something fun (and free!) to do with the awesome dad in your life? If you have younger children the Doughnuts with Dad event at the Billy Graham Library is the perfect event this Saturday for some special father-child bonding time this Father’s Day weekend. The event is free and includes doughnuts and drinks as well as a small gift for all fathers while supplies last. For more information call 704-401-3200 or visit the website here.
No matter how the special dad in your life likes to have a good time there is something for everyone right here in Charlotte. No need to order a silly trinket or travel a long distance to show Dad how you feel. Happy Father’s Day!!