Father's Day Ideas in Hertfordshire
This Father’s Day is going to be slightly different to most, but we know how important it is to show the father figure in your life how much they (and their cringe-worthy dad jokes) mean to you, regardless of the circumstances. Well, it’s time to halt the frantic search in their mysterious, out of bounds shed for the perfect present inspiration, because your trusty Visit Herts team are here to help. From flexible vouchers at some of our amazing attractions to foodie favourites delivered straight to your door, the ultimate present giver title is guaranteed with these suggestions. Whether you’re celebrating for a grandad that’s a glorious golfer, a fitness fanatic father, or a family friend that’s a total foodie, you’re sure to put a long-lasting smile on their face with these gleaming gifts...
For the food fanatic
It’s said that the main way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, so why not gift the fabulous flavour of Lussmanns this Father’s Day? When the doors to many of our favourite restaurants in Hertfordshire have temporarily closed, trying to scope out the perfect present for an avid foodie can be rather tricky. Luckily for you, Lussmanns Restuarant is offering gift vouchers and a sustainable “to go” service, so you can get the tantalising taste of award-winning dining delivered straight to your dad's door. With pre-prepared magnificent meals, BBQ boxes, and fresh ingredients to cook up a storm with, you're sure to find a delicious delight to tame those hangry dads at Lussmanns!
For the wonderfully wild
Although we can't treat our loved ones to a delightful day out at one of Hertfordshire's wildlife parks just yet, there are still plenty of ways that we can celebrate and support their conservation efforts this Father's Day. How about giving the gift of a lifetime by adopting their favourite furry friend at Paradise Wildlife Park? With options to adopt the animals, reindeer, or even the dinosaurs, you're sure to put a smile on your dad's face with this unique find. If you're unable to commit to adoption but would still like to help, there are still options to donate to Ventura and Paradise Wildlife Park's fundraisers instead!
For the fitness fiend
After spending weeks underneath a blanket watching Netflix, wracking your brain for an active-themed present can be challenging, especially when our county's leisure centers and gyms remain closed. So why not give your fitness-fanatic dad something to look forward to with a Lee Valley experience day voucher? Valid for two years, this really is the perfect present to get those avid athlete's legs stretched post-lockdown. With options for white water rafting, cycling, horse riding, and much more, you're sure to get his heart racing with this adrenaline-fuelled present.
For the glorious golfer
If you're searching for a tee-rific present this father's day, but feel bewildered when the words birdie, driver and par appear, then fear not because we have a gift that will guarantee a hole in one. Swing away your dad's lockdown blues as he putts along to The Melbourne Club golfing green. With a one-year expiry date, a voucher here is the parfect offering for these unprecedented times. From day memberships to twilight experiences, this gift will be truly unforegettable.
For the starry-eyed
Calling all the happy campers looking for the pitch-perfect present! Well, search no further. Dreams of strolling through quaint villages, and exploring the wide-open countryside can become a reality with The Camping & Caravanning Club. Treat the eager explorers to a night snoozing under the stars at one of the many club sites on offer. From adventuring around Hertfordshire’s glorious greenery to wandering through luscious lavender fields, there’s so much space to explore here. What’s better? Bookings can be made completely flexible whilst sites are closed, so your present can be redeemed whenever safe and possible.
For the in need of a break
Now and again dad's need a reminder to slow down, and chill out. Enter Brewery Teamrooms, a multi-award winning tea salon and coffee shop. This father’s day treat your dad to High tea at home! Brewery Tearooms are offering a special Father's Day menu for delivery or collection. They are able to accommodate Vegan and Gluten-Free options so that no one misses out. Voted Hertfordshire's best Independent Tea and Coffee shop, this is certain to go down a treat!
We know that you'll be eager to lace up those exploring boots, head outdoors, and spend time together outside this Father's Day. However, our principal value is that visitors and residents remain safe and responsible while exploring our charming county. Please read more about the ways we can respect, protect, and enjoy Hertfordshire in the safest possible way here.