Things to Do in San Antonio for Father’s Day 2022
It is that time again – time to celebrate the husbands, dads, grandpas, uncles, and father figures of all kinds! And if you are someone who is not the greatest at picking out the perfect Father’s Day gift – Visit San Antonio has you covered. We have some great ideas for how to celebrate the occasion. Start with the perfect location – beautiful authentic San Antonio!
For all fathers and father-figures alike, just your company alone is guaranteed to put a smile on that special person’s face. Give the gift of your company and an unforgettable experience this year in San Antonio. We have even curated a list of ideas for your Father’s Day weekend!
Gift a Golf Game
Golfing on Father’s Day seems “par for the course”, but not if you tee him up at any of the following memorable places. Be sure to book ahead of time!
La Cantera Golf Resort
This 18-hole championship designed golf course will challenge every skill he has – from the long game to the short. The La Cantera Resort Course weaves through stunning vistas of the Texas Hill Country, providing the perfect terrain for a game of golf.
The Quarry Golf Course
Carve out some time with your pop and spend the day hitting the links at this historic course that dates to back to 1908. Literally chiseled from stone, the Quarry Golf Course is a premier golf destination that will have you lost in its scenic beauty and forgetting you’re just minutes from downtown San Antonio.
TPC San Antonio
If you are visiting from out of town or splurging on a staycation for dad, guests of the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa receive special access to the TPC San Antonio PGA Championship courses. Give him the golf vacation of his dreams with the opportunity to play a course played by the pros. It’ll be a hole-in-one!
Reserve a bay for family-friendly play and give TopGolf San Antonio a shot this Father’s Day. Accommodating of all ages and skill levels, indulge your dad in a little competition while spoiling him with the delicious items from TopGolf’s extensive food and beverage menu.
Free Fall at iFLY
It goes without saying, dads are real life superheroes. So, what better gift than the gift of flight? Take him indoor skydiving at iFLY for the comfort of being only a few feet off the ground while still being able to experience that free-falling feeling.
Craft a Brewery Tour
San Antonio sure knows how to brew up some delicious beer. If you are age appropriate, sipping your way through the Alamo City’s booming craft beer scene is a wonderful way to celebrate and cheers to dad. You can either to take him on a city-wide hop or post up at a particular spot for a private guided tour and tasting.
Top notch choices range from Alamo Beer Co’s tasty brews on tap steeped in tradition, to Kunstler Brewing’s fresh mix of quality Texas and German beers, to Weathered Souls Brewing Company’s limitless list of crafts sourced with local ingredients.
Be sure to plan accordingly and drink responsibly.
Attend a Car Show
If its cars dad is into, then Wonderland of the America’s 11th Annual Father’s Day Open Car Show is the place for you. Held on Saturday, June 18th from 2-7PM at Wonderland of the Americas.
For a $25 entry/registration fee, all cars, trucks and bikes are welcome. The first 100 show entries receive a gift bag and the first 50 entries receive a free commemorative T-Shirt. If you are just along for the ride and looking for some cars, music, food and fun, spectator admission is free.
All proceeds from the event support Arms of Hope Children’s Home.
See the Blue Man Group at the Tobin Center
Live music and entertainment are back, including the world-famous Blue Man Group. With an all-new tour “Still Blue. The Rest is New” the show promises all you know and love about the group – signature drumming, original music, surprise audience interactions, original music and more.
Performances are June 18th and 19th at 8PM and a matinee show on June 19th at 2PM. Get your tickets here and let the hilarity ensue!
Tour Tony Parker’s Heroes and Villains Special Exhibition at the San Antonio Museum of Art
The ultimate dad combination – pro basketball and comic book memorabilia.
San Antonio Spurs legend Tony Parker has partnered with the San Antonio Museum of Art to present his amassed collection of over forty figures from some of the most beloved comic and sci-fi sagas to date. From Marvel and DC Comics to Star Wars and Harry Potter, stand face to face with the larger-than-life statues at “Tony Parker’s Heroes and Villains” exhibit, open from June 10th through September 4th.
Tickets are already available for purchase, get yours today!
Adventure to Six Flags Fiesta Texas
If your dad seeks out adrenaline, give him a day or weekend jam-packed with outdoor adventure at Six Flags Fiesta Texas!
Experience the exhilarating thrills and chills of the new Dare Devil Dive Flying Machines, the World’s Tallest Ride of its kind. As if that is not enough, the unveiling of Dr. Diabolical’s Cliffhanger, the world’s steepest dive roller coaster is rumored to make its debut this Summer 2022!
Check out the Six Flags Fiesta Texas website for up-to-date announcements and opportunities to save big on admission!
Solve a Murder Mystery at Dinner
We have cracked the code and it is no mystery that tickets to the Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Father’s Day Show are the perfect gift! Throughout the course of a meticulously planned evening of whodunit, solve a murder while sharing laughs and feasting on cuisine fit for a king.
This special will be hosted on June 18th from 6-9 PM at the Sheraton Gunter Hotel. General admission starts at $63.99 per person and includes dinner along with the full experience.
Visit the site for additional dates and times, or if you’d rather plan a private show!
Catch a Soccer Game
If your goal is to have a ball on Father’s Day weekend, take your dad to Toyota Field to cheer on the professional soccer team San Antonio FC as they face off against the Oakland Roots. Show your local support for the sport and participate in some friendly camaraderie with your best bud this June 18th. Follow it up with some dinner and drinks at one of the many delicious restaurants or bars that surround Toyota Field.
Race to Andretti Indoor Karting
Ready, set, GO to Andretti Indoor Karting & Games Father’s Day Weekend for some good clean family fun. Give your dad the instant rush of high-speed entertainment as you race him around the electric go-kart track complete with hairpin turns, elevation changes and elongated straightaways.
That is not all – there is even more for you to share and explore with arcade games, boutique bowling alleys, laser tag, VR attractions, and an elevated ropes course all under one roof!
Celebrate Father’s Day in San Antonio
From fútbol matches to Superhero exhibitions, to murder mystery dinner shows, to PGA Golf Courses – San Antonio offers a unique variety of inspired activities sure to make your Father’s Day weekend the most memorable one yet
Whether you are local or just visiting, there are plenty of other events being hosted throughout the weekend to check out as well. Want to stay up to date on all things San Antonio? Sign up for our newsletter today.