Has Father’s Day snuck up on you? Still looking for something fun to do with or for the Dad in your life? Need a Dad-friendly restaurant pronto? Fear not! Check out these Father’s Day activities in Atlanta:
St. Regis Weekend Package
Getaway to the St. Regis in Buckhead for Father’s Day. Send him alone to get some rest or ditch the kids and go with him for a romantic getaway for both of you. Package includes a complimentary upgrade to deluxe accommodations, a $50 food and beverage credit and complimentary valet parking. Use the credit on a beer flight at the St. Regis Bar or perhaps the bourbon-inspired brunch menu at Paces 88. Rates start from $350.
“Mancation” golf getaway at Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation
The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation, located 75 miles south of Atlanta is offering a Fairways & Greens package, starting at $299 per night for one golfer and $429 for two golfers sharing a guestroom. It is valid through December 31, 2010 so you can pick the weekend the works best. It includes overnight accommodations in a resort-view guestroom, American breakfast in Georgia ‘s Bistro or through In Room Dining including tax and gratuity, and two rounds of golf on choice of either The Landing, The National or The Plantation courses.
Batter up! Buy-one-get-one free Braves tickets
Take Dad to Turner Field on Sunday, and use the 2-for-1 coupon in the AJC at the Turner Field box office to get a great discount. Also check out the Braves Father’s Day packages. Some include the opportunity to play catch on the field, Braves merchandise, and/or access to a special pre-game on-field parade. If you can’t go this Sunday, the 2-for-1 deal is valid for every Braves Sunday home game except July 4.
If you’re guy likes meat, head over to NY Prime in Buckhead for a “Scotch, Steak & Cigar” Dinner Presented By The Macallan At 7PM. The three-course meal pairs fine cuisine, scotch whiskey, and select cigars. Since there will be smoking, it is probably best to leave the kids at home. (Call for pricing and seating availability 404.846.0644)
Shula’s 347 Grill
Need another steak option? Shula’s 347 is feeding all dads for FREE on Father’s Day. Just purchase one entrée and the other is free. Shula’s is located in the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel. Reservations are suggested, (404-848-7345).
If brunch is more your speed, take Dad to Park Tavern’s Father’s Day Brunch and Blues buffet. Overlooking Piedmont Park, this restaurant has a casual atmosphere and terrific down-home food. Brunch selections include Eggs Benedict, Apple wood smoked bacon & sausage, Cheese grits, Green beans Almandine, Sweet and White Potato Strata and assorted Mini Muffins, Biscuits and Fresh Rolls. The buffet also has several salads, a French Toast station, Omelet station, Carving station, and Ribs dad will flip for. Cost: $19 per adult, $9.50 per child.