Father’s Day is just around the corner, and Tampa Bay is going the extra mile to show Dad some love this Sunday! Here are a few ways to get in on the action:
Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo—Wild about Dad? June 15-16 from 9:30—5p.m., the Zoo is offering Dad’s FREE admission with the purchase of their child’s full-priced ticket. Located at 1101 W. Sligh Ave., Tampa. 813.935.9552.
Tampa Bay History Center—This Sunday, June 16, Dads get in FREE with a paid admission. Kids can participate in arts and crafts in the Lykes Atrium while Mom and Dad stroll through the history center’s immersive exhibits. Located at 801 Old Water Street in the Channel District. 813.228.0097.
Henry B. Plant Museum —Bring Dad along for a blast from the past with FREE admission from noon—5 p.m. Dad can enjoy an audio tour, stroll through Plant Park, and explore the converted Victorian style hotel which hosted the likes of Babe Ruth and Teddy Roosevelt. Located at 401 W. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa. Details at 813.254.1891.
Glazer Children’s Museum—Dads explore FREE on Father’s Day. Tour the museum or play with the radio-controlled gadgets and gizmos provided by Brookstone. Located at 110 W. Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. 813.443.3861.
Stu’s Father Daughter Dance — There’s nothing like the bond between father and daughter. Create a memory that lasts forever at Stu’s Father Daughter Dance, where attendees can hear from celebrity guests and dance the night away at T. Pepin’s Hospitality Centre. Located at 4121 N. 50th St., Tampa. 813.367.0040.
Boing! Trampoline Center—Dads jump FREE with a paid one hour session. $10 per hour plus $2 equipment rental and every hour after that is discounted. Open Sunday from 10 a.m.—6p.m. Located at 624 Ware Blvd., Tampa. 813.341.4897.
Dinosaur World—Discover a prehistoric lost world with Dad! Fathers get in FREE with one paid admission. Open 9a.m.—6p.m. Located at 5145 Harvey Tew Road in Plant City.
Florida Aquarium- Dads get in FREE with the purchase of one full paid admission this weekend, June 15-16. Discover the 20,000 sea creatures and spend some quality time with Dad. Open from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Located at 701 Channelside Dr., Tampa
Tampa Bay Rays- Bring Dad and man's best friend, the dog to watch the Rays play the Kansas City Royals this Father’s Day at 1:40 p.m. The $30 special ticket package includes a seat for you and your dog as well as a Rays dog leash! Addittional human tickets cost $25 each. Located at 1 Tropicana Dr. in St. Petersburg.
Stay tuned for more fun things to do this weekend with Dad in Tampa Bay!