Father’s Day Adventures in New York CityPublished: June 11th, 2018
Father’s Day is this weekend! Need plans for a fun filled day in NYC with Dad? All over NYC there are all types of adventures and experiences for every type of person, family, and most importantly, fathers! We have created a list of some of the most unique and creative ways you can spend your day around the city; with everything from experiencing virtual reality to seeing Babe Ruth’s famous jersey, this Father’s Day will be one to remember!
When you think of New York, people usually think of the concrete jungle and cityscapes. This adventure takes you out of that hustle and bustle and sets sail from Battery Park. There are tons of different options for all types of families; some trips include craft wine and beer tastings, tourist attractions, evening tours and more.
Inside of this Brooklyn food extravaganza, there are over 20,000 people that attend each year! This all-year event hosts upward of 100 different types of food vendors, so everyone can eat their way through any and all things that you’ve been craving!
On Saturday, June 16th from 11am-4pm, get ready to celebrate the great outdoors with everything from virtual reality experiences to rock climbing, mountain biking and so much more! This event is located in Central park and open to people of all ages. Best of all, its free!
Celebrate the opening of the New York Botanical Gardens with cooking demonstrations, hands-on gardening, music and summer fun. The price is free with garden admission and this family event is open from 10am-6pm on Father’s Day Weekend! For more information on activities, click here!
Home of the world’s first space shuttle, the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is one awesome history lesson after another. Learn all about American innovation and discovery with interactive tours and amazing views, including 27 authentically restored aircraft and submarines.
If you want to make your dad feel like 007, then this adventure is perfectly catered to you. Plan your own customized tour of the city, or take a guided tour of some of the city’s most famous pieces, such as the Statue of Liberty, the New York Harbor and the George Washington Bridge.
Lastly, for the ultimate jock dad, a tour of the Yankee Stadium is a perfect way to spend a beautiful summers day celebrating the guy who taught you to throw a ball! No trip to New York City is complete without visiting the home of the 27-time World Champion New York Yankees, especially not when you can get up close and personal with some of the coolest memorabilia, including Babe Ruth’s jersey.