Four Things to do with Dad on Father's Day in Greater Akron

by Roger Riddle | Jun 13, 2018
I mean yeah, you could take dad to brunch on Father's Day but be honest - is that really what he wants or is that what you and mom want?

Dad should have some fun on Father's Day, so I have four things to do with dad on Father's Day in Greater Akron!  


Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

  • Purchase one adult or children's coach ticket and dad rides free
  • On Saturday, June 16, kids can create a special artistic gift for dad while they are riding the train
  • Have a drink and appetizers with with dad aboard the train
  • Enjoy a BBQ pulled pork, fried chicken, or pasta primavera lunch with dad while aboard the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Choo-choo! Learn more about all the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad events here.


Car Show at Stan Hywet

  • 61st annual Classic, Antique & Collector Car Show presented with the Ohio Region Classic Car Club of America
  • 400 classic, antique and collector cars manufactured from 1915-1993
  • This year there's a special British Invasion Class and the Inner Circle returns after a one-year hiatus

Vroom vroom! More info on the car show.

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Father’s Day Scavenger Hunt at Summit MetroParks Liberty Park

  • Find fun objects in nature with dad
  • Groups who find all the objects will win a prize, while supplies last
  • 1-3pm at the Liberty Park Nature Center

Ooo! I found some more info over here!


Akron Zoo

  • Free Admission for all dads and grandads
  • See new Siberian musk deer and red-breasted geese
  • Meet the newest snow leopard, Tai Lung

Can we take it home with us dad?