Father's Day is just around the corner, and there's no better place to celebrate this special occasion than in Lehigh Valley! Nestled in the heart of Pennsylvania, Lehigh Valley offers a plethora of exciting activities and experiences that are perfect for showing Dad just how much he means to you. Whether your father is an adventure enthusiast, a culinary connoisseur, or a history buff, Lehigh Valley has something for everyone. From exploring scenic trails and visiting charming breweries to enjoying family-friendly events and discovering hidden gems, this guide will help you plan the perfect Father's Day in Lehigh Valley.


Get Outside

This Father’s Day, enjoy a blend of adventure and relaxation in the great outdoors of Lehigh Valley, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Head out together for some quality time exploring the summer sights along Lehigh Valley’s many miles of multi-use trails. The LINK Trail Network makes it easy to plan your expedition (picnic, anyone?), with interactive maps of 125-plus miles of interconnecting paths. Sort by activity and find the perfect place to walk, bike, or fish!


Go to a Show

For the theatrically-inclined fathers out there, there’s no need to travel as far as New York City for a great production. The PA Shakespeare Festival is putting on The Play That Goes Wrong, a hilarious comedic play featuring awesome music and interactive elements. These performances are fun for the whole family!

Celebrate Juneteenth

Celebrate all weekend long with a series of exciting events, starting with a vibrant festival at ArtsQuest’s SteelStacks. Enjoy live music, a diverse array of ethnic food trucks, engaging activities for kids, and much more. On Sunday, don't miss the 2nd annual Juneteenth Parade in Easton. Witness stunning floats, dynamic dancers, and join the community in a heartfelt commemoration of freedom for all.

Get Ice Cream

This Father's Day, treat Dad to a sweet treat at one of Lehigh Valley’s awesome ice cream spots. Savor homemade ice cream in classic and creative flavors at The Inside Scoop in Coopersburg, or try Bethlehem Dairy Store, a local favorite known for its rich, creamy scoops and nostalgic charm. Visit Bank Street Creamery in Easton, offering unique and delicious concoctions that will delight any ice cream lover, or any other sweet spot in Lehigh Valley. 

Check Out Some Sick Rides

Visit the America on Wheels Museum in Allentown this Father's Day from 12 - 4 p.m. Want to hear those engines roar? Stop by Cruise Night in Quakertown to see more cars with dj entertainment!

Hit the Green

Register your team for the 1st Annual Father’s Day Family Cup at The Club at Twin Lakes. Start swinging at 8 a.m. and enjoy lunch and a prize ceremony after the game. Check out even more courses to tee off at this Father's Day in Lehigh Valley!

Try an Escape Room 

With themes like The Pirate’s Chamber and The Haunted Theatre, Captured Lehigh Valley Escape Room places you in an immersive environment with the whole family and the challenge to find your way out! Putting your heads together to solve problems makes you feel like a real team. When else will you have the chance to crack a safe together? There are two Valley locations to choose from in Allentown and Bethlehem.

Cheer on Cyclists

Start you weekend off with a trip to Valley Preferred Cycling Center on Friday, June 14. Dad's ticket is half off at the gate for the T-Town Showdown, where International athletes grab for Olympic qualifying points on the track.