Celebrate Dad: 10 Exciting Activities for Father’s Day in Lansing
Father's Day is right around the corner.
Sure, you could get Dad another necktie, baseball cap, or pack of socks. In fact, he might need some new socks if his are threadbare. However, why go with a basic gift when you can shoot for awesome, instead?
Again, nothing wrong with a good necktie. Or, maybe you decided to go for the coffee mug with the funny joke on it. However, if you want to make memories with Dad and have fun, an activity is the way to go. And there are plenty of activities right here in Lansing!
Things to Do in Lansing for Father's Day
No matter what type of Dad you've got—sporty, outdoorsy, gamer, foodie, movie buff, or anything in between—there's an activity or two for him. Honestly, depending on how well you plan, you could definitely fit multiple activities into the day.
Take a look at the activities list below and start making plans for Father's Day!
Grab Brunch at Lansing Brewing Company
Brunch isn't just for Mother's Day, Dads need breakfast too. So why not make a reservation at Lansing Brewing Company? They're hosting a special Father's Day Brunch complete with steak frites with red chimichurri, baked chicken mac, the LBC breakfast, and loaded burritos. The perfect way to kick off Father's Day
Hit the Links at One of Lansing's Many Golf Courses
If your dad likes to golf, you're in luck, because there are 36 golf courses around the Greater Lansing area. Book a tee time and give him some money to buy a hot dog at the turn, he'll thank you for it. Check out the top 10 rated golf courses in the Lansing area, HERE.
Take in a Lansing Lugnuts Game
The Lugnuts are home on Father's Day, and they'll be taking on the Peoria Chiefs. Get a hot dog and a plastic novelty baseball hat filled with ice cream and do your best to catch a foul ball.
Hit the Range, The Gun Range...at Range 517
Whether Dad is a marksman or a hunter, or maybe it's his first time wielding a firearm, Range 517 has lots of options for him to try.
Race on the Go-Karting Track at High Caliber Karting and Entertainment
High Caliber Karting and Entertainment in Okemos has lots of fun stuff you and Dad can enjoy. Hit the track for go-karting; aim for the bullseye for axe throwing; and try to knock down all ten pins in fowling.
Play the Arcade Games at SpareTime Entertainment
SpareTime Entertainment has a slew of activities for you and Dad; bowling, arcade games, escape rooms, and delicious food and drink.
Catch a Flick at the Theater
If Dad is a movie buff, Pixar's Elemental and The Flash will be in theaters in time for Father's Day. Make sure you opt for the large popcorn and a side of Milk Duds.
Send Dad to the Cigar Bar
If Dad likes to puff on a nice stogie every once in a while, send him to one of Lansing's cigar bars for a smoke.
Meat: It's What's for Dinner
If Dad is a carnivore, he might enjoy a steak for dinner. Make reservations for a place like Capital Prime or Bowdie's Chophouse.
Go for a Cruise on the Michigan Princess
The Michigan Princess is offering a Father's Day dinner cruise. Delicious ribs are being served for dinner and there's live music for the evening's entertainment.