Father’s Day in Orlando

Updated May 31, 2024

Orlando is a guaranteed fun city for all family members, including Dad. So if your family is planning to spend Father’s Day with an Orlando vacation filled with family fun, we are sure Dad will have an amazing time.  But if you want to go the extra mile and ensure you plan an activity that is specially geared toward your main hero, here are a few recommendations:

Visit a Brewery or Pub

Orlando boasts numerous breweries and pubs, and our village is home to Frankie Farrell’s Irish Pub & Grill. This pub aims to offer a unique and memorable dining experience with a blend of international classics and homestyle favorites. With 32 taps featuring European beers like Guinness, Magners, Boddingtons, and Bass, alongside American favorites such as Budweiser, Miller Lite, and Yuengling, Frankie Farrell’s is the ultimate Irish treat. To find Orlando Breweries, click here.




Enjoy a Spa Treatment

This Father’s Day, honor Dad’s hard work and dedication with a well-deserved spa treatment. After all his tireless efforts, it’s time to let him unwind and recharge with a day of relaxation and rejuvenation. Our very own Reflections Spa is offering a complimentary Enrich Mint foot rescue mask with any spa service in the month of June.

Fathers Day At The Spa



Go Golfing

Orlando offers several amazing options for dad to enjoy his day golfing. Did you know our experienced Golf Specialist can help dad and his group book a golf course and a resort suite right here at our resort? Call today at 844-384-9456 to reserve your Orlando Golf Package or please fill out the request form.

Fathers Day Golfing At Lake Buena Vista2


Father’s Day Ideas at Walt Disney World

  • Embark on an incredible journey through the Star Wars universe at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, found exclusively at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Orlando, FL. Get ready to explore the planet Batuu, where you’ll meet legendary characters, enjoy immersive rides, and encounter thrilling adventures at every turn. Craft your own lightsaber, navigate the Millennium Falcon, and savor unique galactic dishes. Your destiny lies in a distant galaxy – only at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, conveniently located just 6 miles from Lake Buena Vista Resort Village & Spa. Visit their official website for more information.
  • Dad can master the waves at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park with private surfing lessons. Instructors guide participants through standing on a surfboard and riding waves in the park’s large wave pool. Classes last 2.5 hours, with a maximum of 12 people per session. Participants must be 8 or older.
  • For a different adventure, head to Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground, where you can rent kayaks or canoes to explore the resort’s streams and ponds. Rentals are available at The Bike Barn in the Meadow Recreation Area for $13 an hour, open daily.
  • At Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Dad can embark on a three-hour, privately guided Wild Africa Trek through a savannah, exploring exotic African wildlife. The adventure includes a serene overlook with African-inspired food and drinks. The trek costs $189 to $249 per person, plus tax, depending on the season. Book the tour by calling 407-WDW-TOUR.

Lake Buena Vista Resort Village And Spa Hollywood Studios Star Wars Rise Of The Resistence


Father’s Day Ideas at Disney Springs

  • House of Blues: House of Blues offers a vibrant mix of live music, Southern-inspired cuisine, and unique art. House of Blues offers a vibrant mix of live music, Southern-inspired cuisine, and unique art. This iconic venue hosts performances by top artists across various genres, ensuring an unforgettable experience for music lovers.
  • Treat Dad to a night of retro bowling at Splitsville in Disney Springs. This stylish, two-level venue offers 30 lanes, live entertainment, a balcony bar, and upscale dining options featuring his favorites like filet sliders, pizza, and sushi.
  • At The Boathouse, Dad can enjoy a thrilling Captain’s Guided Tour in a vintage Amphicar that drives on land and splashes into Lake Buena Vista.

Amphicar Tours At Disney Springs Lake Buena Vista


Visit The Auto Museum at Dezerland Park

Discover a $200 million auto collection with thousands of movie, celebrity, military, and historical vehicles at Dezerland Park Orlando. Enjoy 18 themed rooms, including a bat cave, Harley Lounge, Vespas, and microcars. Highlights include Hollywood cars like the Ghostbusters Ecto-1 and the DeLorean from Back to the Future, plus a $100 million James Bond Collection. Spanning 250,000 sq ft, this museum is perfect for tours, photos, and events, and is one of 17+ attractions at Dezerland Park.

Lakebuenavistaresortvillageandspa Batmobile At Dezerlandpark


Free Admission at Harry P. Leu Gardens

Celebrate Father’s Day in the beautiful gardens with free admission for dads on Sunday, June 16, 2024. Wander the scenic paths and find the enchanting fairy doors hidden throughout the gardens. Bring along a picnic with your dad’s favorite foods and enjoy a lovely day outdoors. Regular admission is $15 for adults and $10 for children aged 4-17, with the last entry at 5:00 p.m. View Website

Leu Gardens

Leu Gardens


Enjoy a Live Performance

From live music and performing arts to stand-up comedy, Orlando offers endless entertainment options. Here’s a sneak peek:

  • June 14: Classic Albums Live: Prince ‘Purple Rain’ at Hard Rock Cafe & Live Orlando
  • June 16: Blues Brunch Featuring Avey Grouws Band at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
  • Music at the Casa: Blue Bamboo Presents the Joe Fritz Trio at Casa Feliz
  • Father’s Day Improv Show: Celebrate Father’s Day with a special SAK comedy show! Dads get FREE admission. Watch top performers improvise hilarious scenes based on audience suggestions. Two teams will compete in creating comedy on the spot. This popular show sells out fast, so get your tickets in advance!

For the Outdoor Dad

  • Participate in the Father’s Day Adventure Race on Sunday, June 16, 2024, at Little Big Econ State Forest. Expect a mix of easy and challenging checkpoints designed to test elite racers while still being fun for beginners. High-value checkpoints will challenge experienced racers, while easier options offer lower points. Enjoy a fun day out with a cookout at the end.
  • Paddle with Pops: Celebrate Father’s Day with a memorable paddle on the St. Johns River! June 15, 2024 Time slots: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM and 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Enjoy a one-hour tandem kayak or canoe session with your dad, followed by a tasty BBQ lunch. Prepare for a beach launch, so expect to get your feet wet. Bring appropriate footwear. Park admission not included. Reservations required.

Paddle With Pops Fathers Day