Looking to spend some quality time with Dad this Father's Day? Discover great restaurants, outdoor adventures, awesome breweries, and more in our things to do on Father's Day experience guide!

1. Treat dad to a round at one of Howard County's world-class golf courses. 

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Many of HoCo’s Greens are open for business! Be sure to call or get in touch with the golf course beforehand for information on availability, hours, and procedures before you go. 

2. Take dad on a nature hike

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Lace up your hiking boots with Dad and head out for some Father's Day Fun at the Patapsco State Park or Patuxent Watershed. A great way to get the whole family involved in the celebration, there will be fun available for all ages. Easy paved hikes can also be found at many of Howard County’s parks

3. Take him soaring at Terrapin Adventures

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Located just off Rt. 1 in Savage, Terrapin Adventures offers high-flying fun on the ropes course, zip line, a giant swing and more! Get info here, and make sure to call ahead to schedule your appointment!

4. Get dad some local craft drinks

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Share a cold one with pops! HoCo is home to over 10 craft breweries and distilleries offering curbside or delivery options. Check out a list of locations here. Confirm hours, availability, and procedures with the brewery before heading out. 

5. Treat dad to a great meal


From Sunday brunches to BBQ, you'll find the perfect place to share a Father's Day meal in Howard County. Restaurants are offering carryout, delivery, and limited outdoor seating, so be sure to call ahead to the restaurant to know before you go. Check out our full list of restaurants here.