Celebrate Dad this Father’s Day

Celebrate Dad this Father’s Day


Father’s Day Throwback Game. Bring your dad, uncle, or best pal to a pick-up baseball game at the site of historic Brookside Stadium. We will learn some of the history of one of Cleveland’s oldest baseball stadiums and play a friendly pickup game. Bring your own glove. Ages: all (under 16 accompanied by adult). Brookside Reservation. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. www.clevelandmetroparks.com

Father’s Day Car Show. Celebrate Father’s Day at one of the oldest car shows in America showcasing more than 400 classic, antique and collector cars from 1925-1990. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, 714 N. Portage Path, Akron, 330-836-5533, stanhywet.org

Archery for Father’s Day. Dads, uncles and granddads can bring a child, ages 9-17, to learn archery together. Equipment and instruction provided. Hampton Hills Archery Range, 1940 W. Steels Corners Road, Akron, 330-865-8065, summitmetroparks.org

Father’s Day 5K. It’s time once again to get out and run with dad on Father’s Day weekend. Sign up as a father/son or father/daughter team and compete against other families. Pro Football Hall of Fame, 2121 George Halas Drive NW, Canton, runtoyouracing.com

Father’s Day Milkweed Giveaway. Stop by the West Woods Nature Center Lobby to pick up a free plant. Noon-3 p.m. The West Woods, 9465 Kinsman Road, Novelty, 440-286-9516, geaugaparkdistrict.org

Woodland 5K. Trails surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum’s gardens and natural areas. $17 entry fee. Holden Arboretum, Warren H. Coming Visitor Center, 9500 Sperry Road, Kirtland, 440-946-4400, holdenarb.org

Wildwater Kingdom Adoption Event. Stop by the Rose’s Rescue table near the main gate and visit some precious pooches who need homes. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wildwater Kingdom Water Park, 1100 Squires Road, Aurora, rosesrescue.net, wildwaterfun.com

Enjoy Fathers’ Day at the  Cleveland Zoo and help us celebrate giraffes! Fun giraffe craft and activities at the giraffe deck from 10 a.m. -1 p.m. Enter the Cleveland Zoological Society Giraffles for the chance to win fun Zoo prizes Meet the giraffe keeper at the giraffe deck at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Dads get in free on Father’s Day. 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, 216-661-6500 clevelandmetroparks.com/Zoo

Dad’s Day at the Akron Zoo. Half off admission for fathers and grandfathers. Akron Zoo, 500 Edgewood Ave., Akron, 330-375-2550, akronzoo.org

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