This weekend is all about fathers and the great things they bring into our lives. If you’re looking to celebrate everything that makes your dad so special, then you’re in luck. From rooftop games to raising a glass to the old man, London has got you covered with plenty of events that will make you wish every Sunday was Father’s Day. Read on to find out how you can give your father a day just as special as he is.
Rooftop Games at Roof East
7 & 8 Stratford Multi Storey Car Park, Great Eastern Rd, E15 1BB
Nearest Tube: Stratford
Opening Hours: Sundays 12-11pm
Make it a day out at Roof East’s Social Fun and Games Club, Stratford’s way of taking outdoor games to literal new heights. From fun takes on shuffle boarding and curling to a crowd-pleasing round of crazy golf, let your dad teach you some new tricks by indulging in this playtime delight. Worry not, there’s plenty of opportunities to have a beer with a view after you become the VR foosball champion in the family.
Whisky Altruist Father’s Day Testing
The Gunnersbury, W4 4AR
Opening Hours: 7:45pm-9:30pm, Wednesday 19th June
If you’ve ever wanted to seem to be a whisky connoisseur, at least in front of your dad, now’s the chance. For one night only, Whisky Altruist is putting on a tasting that will give you a chance to sip on the finest alcohol. Put the beers away and spoil your dad with some world-class whiskies. We guarantee this blind testing will have whisky turn into quite the family affair…
Up at The O2
Peninsula Square, London, SE10 0DX
Nearest Tube: North Greenwich
Opening Hours: See schedule.
Up at the O2 is your dad’s equivalent of a spa day. Take your father higher by challenging him to climb one of London’s most impressive venues and raise a toast to the most important man in your life. From sunset to twilight climbs, this activity is the ultimate bonding experience that is bound to turn you into your father’s favourite child, at least for the day.
Crazy Golf at Swingers
8 Brown’s Buildings, London, EC3A 8AL
Nearest Tube: Aldgate
Opening Hours: 10:30am-9:30pm Sunday
Another exciting chance to battle out your golfing skills comes in the shape of Swingers, one of London’s star crazy golf venues. It’s a good time to make it a family day out, as groups of four celebrating Father’s Day are promised a bottle of red or white wine on entry. What are you waiting for? Get swingin’.
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Secret Beer Tour
Nearest Tube: Shoreditch High Street
Opening Hours: See schedule.
We know your dad has taught you a thing or two. It’s now time to return the favour by immersing him in all things hipster. Take on the Secret Beer Tour and get the best of both worlds as you and your dad work your way through the finest craft beer Shoreditch has to offer. Three and a half hours of tasting and exploring the hippest spots in the city are sure to wipe out the generational divide.
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