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A Few FREE Things For You and Dad to Do in the Queen City this Weekend

It's time to plan your weekend on a budget (a very cheap budget) so that you can still save but spend the best Father's Day with your pops!


Celebrate with dad at Sol Fest at U.S. National Whitewater Center: from 7:30 am to 10:00 pm at the U.S. National Whitewater Center.

Donuts with Dad at Billy Graham Library: from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm at the Billy Graham Library

Treat dad to a nice drink at Father's Day Fest Day 1: from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery and even meet Meet T-Rex with Discovery Place!

Celebrate at the Queen City Father's Day Festival! Enjoy free swag bags, bouncy house, games, giveaways from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Carole Hoefener Center.

Take dad to the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden! All fathers get in for free this Father's Day Weekend and it is open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.


Father's Day Fest Day 2: Pints for Prostates from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery.

Go have some golfing fun! There is free mini-golf for dads on Father's Day all day at Adventure Landing in Gastonia and Charlotte!

Get your nature on with dad and enjoy the outdoors with a Dad's Day Out Scavenger Hunt from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm at the Latta Plantation Nature Center and Preserve.

Have a picnic with pops! Picnic in the Park is a ummer concert series in Fourth Ward Park from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Happy Father's Day!

Alexis Zarycki is your average girl with the hopes of leaving an everlasting impact on the world.