With Father’s Day quickly approaching and countless amazing dads to celebrate, we’ve compiled the best things to do for Father’s Day in Denver and beyond. Yes, every activity on the list actually occurs on the big day itself! From cars to grills and everything in between - treat your big guy to day he’ll remember.
Scooter Tour of Denver
Looking for a new way to enjoy The Mile High City? How about scooting through the streets on a guided scooter Tour?
Foothills Explorer Tour From Denver
Departs from Union Station
Enjoy a 4 hour tour of some of metro Denver’s most scenic locations, including Union Station, Red Rocks, and Lookout Mountain. This guided tour includes a driver and some seriously cool information about the city Dad loves most!
History Colorado Museum
Is Dad a baseball fan? Then visit The History Colorado Museum for memorabilia and riveting stories from America’s favorite pastime. You can even check out free museum passes here: https://www.denverlibrary.org/museum-passes
Civic Center Park, Denver
A Denver tradition, The Denver PrideFest embodies joy, embraces love, and relishes celebration. Take Dad for a trash fashion show, a 5k, a parade, music, and more.
Father’s Day Car Show
Apex Center, Arvada
Dad can enter his second love (after his family, of course) into the show for $25 in advance. Or, visit to view other entries for free! Festivities also include 5k & 10k races.
Colorado Railroad Museum
Explore historic trains and equipment or take a ride on locomotive for some thrills. And to put the steam in your engine, The Colorado Railroad Museum offers free admission to Dads on Father’s Day!
Denver BBQ Festival
Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver
Does the dad in your life adore smoky, sweet, salty deliciousness atop piles of meat? Well then, the Denver BBQ Festival is just the America’s biggest Father’s Day barbeque! Entry is free