Father and Son Hiking on large rock

Wondering how to celebrate Father's Day in the Rocket City? Here’s a list of deals and activities perfect for spending time with dad the weekend of June 19, 2022!

Outdoor Activities

We've got a list of hikes where you can see a waterfall with your dear ol' dad. 

If you're looking to hike to the perfect spot for a photo op to post online, here are our Insta-worthy hikes.

If you are up for doing some duck hunting, check out the Lucky Duck scavenger hunt or our other hunts!

green mtn

We've got a list of the best spots for fishing in the Rocket City.

You can always float the Flint in a kayak or canoe over the weekend.

Play a Game

Hampton Cove Golf RTJ

You can always go for a round of disc golf, and while you're at it, learn how Huntsville played a part in its history! 

No matter the weather, you can play some Topgolf at MIdCity District. 

You can always hit the actual green at the Robert Trent Jones Hampton Cove Golf Course

We have plenty of farmers markets you can hit up to grab fresh food to cook for him over the weekend.

If you are both old enough, hit the Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail and have a cold one with your Pop.

Take a Sunday drive and enjoy some time hitting the open road with some of our favorite scenic spots.

Things to Do

Toyota Field

On Sunday, June 19th, the Rocket City Trash Pandas will be taking the field in honor of Father's Day. Take your Pop to a game and if you arrive early enough, you can get a fedora as a giveaway. Kids also run bases Sunday afternoons so the kids will run the energy out. Check out some insider tips about attending the games.

North Alabama Railroad Museum

Father's Day Special Train Ride: Is your dad a train enthusiast? Does he love big engines? Does he enjoy spending quality time with his family? If you answered yes to any of those questions, take a train ride for an hour and twenty minute excursion with North Alabama Railroad Museum on Saturday June 18. There are two departures: 10am & 1pm. Ticket Prices: Adults-$15, children-$12, and under-$10. Order tickets online or call 256-851-NARM.

Free Admission

Planet Pioneers US space and rocket Center

Dads get in free at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and the Huntsville Botanical Garden with a paying adult. See the new Planet Pioneer exhibit at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center or explore the 118 acres of the Huntsville Botanical Gardens with splash areas for kids, the butterfly house, and swings throughout the area. 

Purdy Butterfly House - Huntsville Botanical Garden

Places To Eat

Harrison Brothers / Commerce Kitchen

There are plenty of places to grab brunch or dinner with your dad. We'll list a few of our blogs and you can take your pick! Make sure to call ahead to make sure everything is a go with the restaurant.

- Best Places for Brunch

- Best Upscale Restaurants in Huntsville

- New and Coming Soon Restaurants

- Dine at Home with GrubSouth 

- Wheelchair Friendly Restaurants

- Best Patio Dining

Father's Day Pin