We’ve put together a few ideas of where to take dad this weekend if you’re lucky enough to be in this glorious county of ours! Celebrate Father’s Day with a fabulous family day out for a fabulous dad in beautiful Devon. Check out the events below, we hope there’s something to suit all tastes!
Don’t worry if you’re not fortunate enough to be with dad this year as a Delimann hamper can be delivered directly to his door to show him how much you care. You can browse our full range of Father’s Day Hampers here.
Dads go FREE at Becky Falls, Newton Abbot
Spend Father’s Day at one of the most beautiful places in Devon where all dads accompanied by a full-paying child go free! With a full day of entertainment, including awesome hands-on animal encounter shows, meet the keeper sessions, as well as stunning woodland and waterfall walks and kid’s activities galore, there’s plenty to keep all ages happy and even the dog can come too! All activities are included in the entry price. https://www.beckyfalls.com
Dad’s go Free at Woodlands Theme Park, Dartmouth
If you’re looking for a fun filled day with dad then Woodlands Park has it all! Enjoy running around the huge soft play, the boat water slides, the toboggan run, visiting the farm animals plus many more rides. Dads go free for Father’s Day when you book online by the day before at the latest and with at least one paying child. To find out more click here.
Fishing/Boating Trips with WeFerry.co.uk, Brixham
How about a fishing trip taking in the beautiful coast line of South Devon. WeFerry operate lots of different Boat Trips, from Fishing Trips, Ferries, Round Robins, Sunset Cruises and much more. Great boat tours, on colourful boats, at great prices – from a local, independent, family run company. Be sure to check out their dedicated fishing and wildlife website for more ideas and inspiration.
Guided Family Canoe Trips on the River Tamar with Tamar Trails, Tavistock
If you’re looking for a truly relaxing way to enjoy the stunning scenery and all the wildlife that the Tamar Valley has to offer, then there is simply no better way to do it than with a Canoe Tamar safari. They have daily guided family canoe trips that start and finish from Cotehele Quay. The tours are suitable for complete beginners aged 3 and above so the whole family can join in! The tours take around 2 hours and have a picnic break. To find out more click here.
Dad’s go FREE at Canonteign Falls, Exeter
Canonteign Falls is a stunning natural attraction in the heart of Devon. For Father’s Day 2021 they are inviting Dads to visit for free when accompanied by their child (of any age!). They will also have a great big BBQ on the terrace, so you can enjoy food, refreshments and even a pint in the great outdoors. This is a great place to visit for peaceful walks among the waterfalls and lakes and family fun in the gardens and playgrounds. Escape the crowds and experience the highest waterfall in the Dartmoor National Park. Find out more here.
River Adventures with Saddles and Paddles, Exeter
If your Dad is the adventurous type, Saddles and Paddles will make for a fab day out! You can hire a canoe, kayak or paddle board and enjoy a peaceful cruise along the Exeter Canal… see who falls in the water first! If you haven’t quite got your sea legs, you’re also able to rent a bike so you can travel along Exeter Quay and the Exe Estuary Trail. Find out more here.
Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh
For a more relaxing day, why not take dad to Buckfast Abbey with their large spacious gardens and abundance of stunning outdoor areas to sit and relax, it’s a great place for a picnic. As well as the gardens there are three shops, now open daily from 10am – 5pm and the The Grange cafe will also be offering inside dining as well as a takeaway menu. Find out more here.