Dad's Day Out: Our 5 Father's Day Must-Dos

Father’s Day is coming up quick on Sunday 3 September and we’re sharing our top five must-do’s for you and your dad. We’ve got a bunch going on across Auckland to suit all the different dads out there. Book in now and enjoy a great Father’s Day with Joylab.

1. Dad’s Crafternoon

Does your dad love a freshly crafted ice-cold beer? Treat him to an award-winning Brewery Experience at Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen. With post-tour platters and pizzas and a delicious tasters of Sweat Shop’s very own brews, you’ll be the favourite child for sure!

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2. Sunday Sounds

The Postman’s Leg keeps Glenfield humming every Sunday afternoon with live music from 2pm. So, if you’re looking for a sunny spot to chill out and let dad have a little groove look no further. Set him up with a brew bucket (6 Heinekens for $48) and he’ll be set for a great afternoon.

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3. Kids Day Out!

Wanting some family fun to keep the kids entertained? head into any Goode Brothers on Father’s Day and you’ll be greeted with face painting, balloon art, colouring competitions and a chance to win epic prizes. While the kids get painted into their favourite animals and caught up in their colouring, mum and dad can enjoy their pizza and red wine in (some) peace. It’s the best way to keep the kids busy and enjoy a meal cooked for you.

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4. Beachside Brunch

If you’re looking to keep it simple this Father’s Day why not head over to Franc’s in Takapuna and soak up the sunshine with a side of brunch. There’s nothing better for suited for dad than bacon, eggs, sausages or sweet maple syrup waffles with crispy fried chicken.

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5. Tequila Taster

Transport your dad to Cancun for the afternoon (for a fraction of the price) at Regatta with their Altos collaboration. Pretend the Pohutukawa are palm trees and enjoy some bespoke tequila cocktails for only $17 each. Pair it with one of Regatta’s delicious platters and you’re good to go for a great Father’s Day out.

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There you have it, our top 5 must-do’s for Father’s Day this year. Make sure you lock in your plans before too many people steal all the good spots!

Still not too sure what your dad is going to love? Pick up a Joylab gift card and let your dad do the choosing.

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