From kayaking Tempe Town Lake to enjoying a professional basketball game with prime court seats, plan some bonding time with your pops with these special Father’s Day events in Phoenix.
Father-Daughter Phoenix Mercury Date
On Friday, the Phoenix Mercury will host a special Father’s Day night for dads and their little princesses with the Cold Stone Dad and Daughter ticket pack for the Phoenix Mercury’s Friday game against the Los Angeles Sparks and for weekend games throughout the 2013 season. The ticket package includes two lower-level tickets, two Cold Stone creations and a post-game photo on the main court.
$35 per ticket. ticketmaster.com/promo/2aff7m.
Father’s Day “Man Cave”
Your dad will start his morning at the Salt River Fields at Talking Stick with breakfast and then spend the day whirling in a helicopter ride, viewing exotic cards, playing virtual golf and taking a go at batting practice. A special “man cave” houses casino games, air hockey, darts and big-screen TVs. Tickets include food, beverages and all activities.
$250; pre-registration required. saltriverfields.com.
Kayaking Tempe Town Lake
Tempe Town Lake will host a morning of kayaking for Father’s Day. All dads are free when two or more family members register.
$30 boating fee, $15 for ages 10-17. pkreconline.tempe.gov.
Exploring Arizona Science Center
Dads get free admission to the Arizona Science Center on Father’s Day and can enjoy special events like building and racing spud speedsters and building electronics.
Free for dads and members. azscience.org.
Father’s Day Golf
Treat your dad with a nice relaxing day of golf. All Dads that play golf at the Boulders on Father’s Day will receive a voucher to come back and hit the green anytime before Sept. 12, 2013 and play for the price of a cart fee only.
To book a tee time, call 480-488-9028. bouldersclub.com.