May 19, 2024 | New Orleans

How to Celebrate Your Rad Dad.

You can give Dad the latest bestseller or a pair of silly boxers for Father’s Day or you can give him what he really wants – time with you and your sibs. Here are some New Orleansy ways to celebrate Father’s Day weekend with dads of varying activities levels. 

Enjoy Indoor Golfing at Loft18

This fun restaurant on Metairie Road features five golf simulation stalls and a great bar. Swing on over. Learn more.

Spend Some Time on Old Man River 

Locals and visitors alike can’t get enough of life on the Mississippi. Enjoy Sunday brunch on the Steamboat Natchez this year.  Learn more. Get coupon.

Go on a Swamp Tour

Is dad the outdoorsy type? Spend Father’s Day with Mother Nature and come home swamped with memories. Learn more. Get coupon.

Treat Dad to a Cooking Class

Bond with your dad at the New Orleans School of Cooking. Make memories as well as great food!  Learn more. Get coupon.

Head Upriver for a Destrehan Plantation Haunted Plantation

Scare up a few bucks and head to Destrehan Plantation for a 2+ hours of ghostly goings on at this former sugar plantation. Learn more

Buy Dad a Brew in the Vieux at Crescent City Brewhouse

The French Quarter’s first and only microbrewery is a great place to spend time with Dad this Father’s Day. Order a flight of beers and get to know one another again. Read our review.

Experience New Orleans Pedal Barge Cruise

Take dad and your whole crew on a New Orleans Pedal Barge Cruise adventure where you sit around a table on the boat with built-in coolers and pedal your way down the canal. Learn more.

Fest with Father

While Father’s Day is June 16th, June is full of fun activities to share with dad, including the New Orleans Oyster Festival, the New Orleans Food and Wine Experience, the Creole Tomato Festival, Restaurant Week New Orleans, and the New Orleans Juneteenth Festival. Come join the fun.

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