slides: 20 Fun Things to do With Dad on Father’s Day Weekend in New England
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Well search no more.
To help you and Dad find something cool to do, see or watch, GoLocal has come up with a list of activities across New England
There is something for everyone, including concerts, shows, sporting events and much more.
Check out what adventures await below.
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The PrideFest will feature a mix of live entertainment, a business marketplace with over 200 plus vendors, Kid’s Zone, food trucks, arts, Youth Center, and a beer, wine, and spirits garden.
Pridefest begins at 12 noon on South Water Street in Providence.
The Blackstone River Summer Solstice Festival returns to Diamond Hill Park in Cumberland for the 7th year in a row. The festival presents a great opportunity for some quality time with dad.
Featured performers, many of whom are doing two sets each , include the Atwater-Donnelly Trio, Kevin Crawford, Cillian Vallely & Patrick Doocey, the Eastern Medicine Singers, Scotland's Archie Fisher, The Gnomes, The Jeremiahs (from Ireland), Les Poules à Colin (from Québec), Robbie O’Connell & Rose Clancy, Pendragon, and Torrin Ryan, Kyle Forsthoff & Benjamin Foss.
The Quechee Ballon Festival is the longest running Hot Air Balloon Festival in New England featuring more than 20 hot air balloons.
Gates for the festival open at 5:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Play Golf at Harbor Lights
Head over to Harbor Lights golf club in Warwick for a Father's Day round of golf.
Harbor Lights is one of the most scenic golf courses in Rhode Island and a Father's Day round there combined with lunch at Par + Tackle makes for a great Father's Day activity.
Enjoy the day.
Bristol Oyster Festival at DeWolf Tavern
The Bristol Oyster Festival includes more than six varieties of oysters with live shucking demonstrations, music, a silent auction, food trucks and much more.
The festival is a great way to celebrate Father’s day while giving to the March of Dimes.
Last year, the festival raised over $6000 for the March of Dimes.
The festival goes from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Free Admission for Dads at the Newport Car Museum
The Newport Car Museum is giving dads free admission on Father's Day when accompanied by a family member.
The car museum features some of the coolest cars that you can find includes Corvettes, Fords, and Fin cars.
The museum is open daily at 10 a.m.
Book a Helicopter Flight With Bird's Eye View
Fly through the Rhode Island skies
Bird’s Eye View Helicopters based at 11 Airport Access Road, Middletown, RI 02842, offers an aerial ride around Newport passing over sites such as the Newport mansions. The basic trip is priced at $150.00 for two people.
Tours go for as short as 12 minutes or as long as 25 minutes.
Father's Day Boat Rides at Providence River Boat Company
Hanging out on the water with Dad is definitely a cool thing to do on Father's Day.
Cruise through the Providence River, Riverwalk, Waterplace Park and the Providence Harbor.
This would be a unique gift that the entire family will enjoy. BYOB or pick up a cold beer for Dad at the dock bar.
Pawtucket Red Sox vs Rochester at McCoy Stadium
The Pawtucket Red Sox are in action against Rochester at McCoy Stadium on Father's Day.
No better way to spend the afternoon than at the ballpark watching the PawSox in action.
The PawSox are currently 33-29 on the season and in third place in the North division.
First pitch is set for 1:30 p.m.
Take a FREE tour of Sam Adams Brewery and see where some of the best beer is made. Learn about the history of Sam Adams beer, how it's made, experience the entire craft brew process and of course try some samples.
The tour departs every 45 minutes and lasts about an hour.
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