Father’s Day Guide 2021

It’s that time of year again - Father’s Day is just around the corner and we’ve got the perfect must-do list to keep everyone in the family entertained. From brunch and breweries to river cruises and ice cream, these fun activities will surely give dad a day to remember!


The Common / Photo Blake Crosby

Start your day with Sunday brunch at Common Restaurant, Ordinary Pub, Clary’s Cafe, Two Cracked Eggs or the Perry Lane Emporium. Satisfying brunch spots can be found all over Savannah, but make sure to get a reservation!


Moon River Brewery

What better way to spend quality time with your dad than cheersing cold beer? If dad is a beer lover, then take him to one (or two!) of Savannah’s local breweries. Choose from a number of spots including: Southbound Brewery, Service Brewing Company, Moon River Brewing Company or the newest spot, New Realm Brewing! Pro Tip: New Realm has the most AMAZING ice cream shakes for kids or adults. 

Float Down the Savannah River

Savannah Riverboat Cruises

Explore Savannah from a different perspective – float down the Savannah River on a river boat cruise. A perfect way to spend your afternoon, Savannah Riverboat Cruises offers various cruises for you to enjoy as well as packages to purchase that will take you on a full-day of fun. For more information, visit Savannah Riverboat Cruises.

Stop for Ice Cream or Gelato

District Gelato / Photo Courtesy Plant Riverside DistrictLooking for a sweet treat to escape the heat? Pay a visit to local ice creamery Leopold’s to enjoy their award-winning homemade super-premium ice cream. Leopold’s has been serving up unique flavors since the ripe year of 1919 and their recipe for success has remained unchanged since. Or check out Plant Riverside’s newest restaurant, District Gelato offering up house-made gelato in 24 delicious flavors. 

Play a Round of Golf

Southbridge Savannah Golf Club / Photo David Sautter

It’s true what they say about golf – it’s not for everyone – but if your dad is one to enjoy it, Savannah has plenty to enjoy from. Take him to his favorite course, or maybe try a new one. Check out Savannah Harbor, Southbridge Savannah Golf Club, or the Bacon Park Golf Course

Choose Your Adventure 

If you prefer a more scheduled day, Savannah has you covered with events sure to please the whole family. Check out Legends Live On at the Savannah Theatre, or the Jacksonville Children’s Chorus free “Songs of the Sunshine State” performance at 5 p.m., at Plant Riverside District, or take a Historical Drinking Tour at 3:30pm. These festive activities will have dad thanking you for an awesome day out!