Father’s Day around Orlando, FL
Orlando. This Floridian capital of entertainment brings millions from around the world to pack its amenities, between empires of amusement parks, charming neighborhoods and rapid growth. And for all the efforts devoted to events, Orlando does not fail to deliver. If you will be in Central Florida whether as a visitor or as a local, there will be so much to do and see. Read on for some of our favorite ways to celebrate Father’s Day during your visit to Orlando.
While not specifically an event just for Father’s Day, amid soaring green coasters, the Men in Black, terrifying mummies and immersive adventures with the likes of Shrek and Jimmy Fallon, who wouldn’t turn down Universal Studios? Indeed, unless your family are strong Disney Fans, Universal is by far the better fit for dads visiting Orlando, with tons of thrilling rides and unique experiences packed throughout the park. However, this isn’t to say that this isn’t a great destination for couples or the whole family, plenty of light-hearted thrills such as the animal shows, the Harry Potter parks and the Jurassic Park areas find fans of all ages.
Wekiwa Springs State Park
If you’re wanting to beat the Florida heat this June, a great way to escape is in the cool waters of Wekiwa Springs State Park, where the whole family can enjoy snorkeling, swimming and tubing down the captivating scenery of old Florida. This is a great way to mingle with the locals and see the natural beauty just hidden around the corner from bustling Orlando, and is still not too far from many of the attractions of Northern Orlando and Seminole County.
Orlando City Home Game
Enjoy the thrill of an Orlando Major League Soccer game as the hometown team faces off against Houston Dynamo FC! This is a great way to engage with local sporting culture right in the heart of Downtown Orlando, as well as immerse the whole family in one of the Orlando and Florida region’s most rapidly growing sporting clubs.
From the eccentric interior and innovative menu of the Edison, to the beloved Wolfgang Puck Bar and Grill and Maria and Enzo’s Ristorante and more, Disney Springs is a great and easily accessible destination for not just brunch, tea, or dinner, but entertainment for the whole family sure to stretch from the morning into the late night! Those staying in Orlando around the Disney campus will delight in the free transportation to this buzzing center of entertainment, while those staying elsewhere can easily enjoy a day’s worth of shopping, attractions and dining with the free parking. With bowling, lightsabers, amphibious cars, hot air balloons and more, this is a great, accessible option for Father’s Day sure to satisfy not just Dad, but the whole family.
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