Father’s Day Fun
Still trying to find the perfect Father’s Day gift your dad? Put down the ties and golf clubs! Austin is full of fun and affordable things for you and your dad to do together this Father’s Day (June 17). Our list includes the top activities and events to help will help you plan a special day your dad won’t soon forget!
Austin Symphonic Band Father’s Day Concert
If you owe your appreciation for the arts to dad, this idea is perfect for you. The Austin Symphonic band will host their annual Father’s Day concert on Sunday evening at Zilker Hillside Theater. Bring a blanket, fancy cheese, and wine and treat your dad to a night of music under the stars. The 2-part concert runs from 7:30-9:00 pm, but arrive early to claim the perfect picnic spot for you and your pop.
Lakeside Live at The Rooftop
Is your dad on the pulse of all things cool? Take him to The Rooftop, the area’s hottest new live music venue. Located in Oasis, Texas, the cliff top venue overlooks beautiful Lake Travis and is owned by the folks from popular Barton Springs watering hole, Uncle Billy’s Brew and Cue. Lakeside Live is a KGSR sponsored summer concert series that features up-and-coming artists every Sunday evening from 5:30-8:30 pm. Your dad will be in heaven enjoying live music, beer, BBQ and best of all, your company. See site for artist schedule and additional details.
Lake Travis Zipline
Do you recall the thrill and unpredictability of taking a family vacation? Help dad relive that feeling with a trip to Lake Travis Zipline Adventures. No matter what his skill level, your dad will get a kick out of gliding along the longest zipline in the state of Texas. Lake Travis Zipline Adventures offers 5 unique ziplines and everything you’ll need to enjoy them from knowledgeable guides to safety gear. When you see your dad soaring over Lake Travis, you’ll be glad you didn’t get him another tie this year.
K1 Speed Track
Remember that time dad taught you to drive? Return the favor by treating him to a fast and furious adventure at K1 Speed Track. Austin’s new indoor go-kart racing track offers a world-class racing experience you won’t find anywhere else. Challenge your pops to a race in one of their Euro style 20hp electric karts – just make sure you let him win!