Father’s Day is just around the corner and that means a whole host of events, activities, and gifts to make the dad in your life feel loved and special. June’s warming temperatures are beckoning us all to get outside and enjoy Boulder’s beautiful scenery. Here are some things you can do with Dad this June 20th!
Father’s Day Brunch at Food Lab
The culinary community behind Food Lab has reopened its doors for in-person cooking classes. This Father’s Day, treat dad to a brunch-style cooking lesson that will include sweet and savory fare. Learn how to make fluffy potato waffles, mouth-watering roast carrot salad, and homemade vanilla maple syrup. Hone the craft of a perfectly poached egg while filling up on one of the tastiest brunches in town.
Boulder Air Tours
Give Dad a gift he won’t soon forget by treating him to a tour of Boulder, from 10,000 feet up. Soar over the Indian Peaks to see the range’s stunning west side or enjoy Boulder City from a totally new perspective. Dads who enjoy photography can take unobstructed photos from the open air cockpit. Boulder Air Tours specializes in designing custom flights to fit your pop’s interests. Learn more here.
Plan a Hike in Eldorado Canyon
June is a great month to enjoy the scenic views in Eldorado Canyon State Park. Later in the summer it is often very hot and the canyon gets packed early with climbers, hikers, and people visiting beautiful Boulder. Pick a trail from one of the numerous options that wind through the canyon and pack a picnic lunch or your dad’s favorite craft brew.
Boulder Beer Co. Brewery Tour
Colorado is known for its plethora of micro breweries, craft beers, and beer-drinking enthusiasts. If the father [figure] in your life is a lover of interesting beers or a home-hobbyist brewer, book a brewery tour at one of Boulder’s local establishments. Boulder Beer Co. is just one of the many tenured breweries in our city. Learn the ins and outs of large-scale brewing during a behind-the-scenes tour and meet the passionate folks behind your favorite craft brew.
Local Table Tours
If Dad is a fan of fine dining, one-off cuisine, or innovative restaurants, take him on a Boulder food tour with Local Table Tours. This downtown Boulder food tour stops by some of our city’s best restaurants, including Corrida, Arcana, and more. Each dining experience is paired with a specialty cocktail, expertly curated by the bartender.
There’s no shortage of events and activities around Boulder to celebrate each annual holiday in a new and exciting way. Plan accordingly to make sure you can treat the father figure in your life on his special day.