Things to Do in Austin for Father's Day 2017

Posted on Friday, June 16th, 2017 at 1:21pm.

Things to Do in Austin for Father's Day 2017

Father's Day is right around the corner, and Austin is the perfect place to celebrate Dad's special day. Whether Dad prefers sports, music, or spending time in the outdoors, there's something fun to do in the Austin area that the whole family can enjoy. Get ideas for a memorable Father's Day below:

Austin Symphonic Band Concert in the ParkRelax in Zilker Park with a special Father's Day concert presented by the Austin Symphonic Band. Tap your toes to familiar marches and other melodies. The concert starts at 7:30 pm, so bring a blanket and a picnic dinner to enjoy music under the stars.

Austin Symphony Concert in the ParkThe Long Center is the site of this outdoor concert for Dad. Brass is the featured ensemble for this Sunday's special concert performing a range of pieces. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of music starting at 7:30 pm.

Round Rock Express GameBring the whole family to watch the Round Rock Express take on Memphis at 1:05 pm. Arrive early to be one of the first 1,000 dads to receive a free grilling apron from the team. Kids can also enjoy all sorts of pregame activities and even take a run around the bases after the game.

Alamo Drafthouse Special Showing- Spend the afternoon at the movies with Dad at the Alamo Drafthouse. Enjoy delicious food and drinks while watching the classic Western Rio Bravo. Be sure to reserve your tickets early for the showings at the Slaughter Lane, Lakeline, and Mueller locations.

Blue Starlite Urban Drive-InWatch classic films from the comfort of Dad's car at the Blue Starlite Drive-In. Catch a showing of Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark and Indiana Jones: The Last Crusade on Saturday and then a second showing of The Last Crusade on Sunday.

Father's Day Car Show- If Dad is a fan of cars, the special Father's Day car show in Central Austin is a must see. Held at the corner of 51st Street and North Lamar Boulevard, visitors can browse all sorts of cars, including antique automobiles. Over 350 cars were on display in 2016, and this year's show could be even bigger!

Father's Day Flyer- Take a special trip with Dad on an authentic locomotive! Travel from Cedar Park to the historical depot in Bertram, TX, and back on this special three-hour tour. Explore the history of Central Texas train travel during the quick layover in Bertram. Lunch will also be served. Make your reservations early!

Top GolfWhether Dad is an expert or novice, Top Golf is the perfect golfing game for all levels. The whole family can enjoy drinks, food, and specialty golf games from any of the three floors of this unique driving range. Bring your own clubs or use the provided equipment. The Austin location at the Domain will open early at 8 am on Sunday just for Father's Day.

These are just a few events Dad may enjoy this Father's Day weekend in Austin. Weekends are also a great time to search for Austin area homes for sale. If you have any questions about buying or selling homes in the Austin area, contact us today!

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