Celebrate Father's Day in Brooklyn

Events, brunch spots, gift ideas, and more!

By Meredith Kurnov, Editor & Publisher of Macaroni Kid Brooklyn NW June 13, 2024

Let's hear it for the Dads and father figures!! Want to make the Dad in your life feel extra special this Father's Day? 

Here are seven ways to treat him to a great day in and around Brooklyn...

1. Check out a local Father's Day Event

See full calendar for more local events

Note: We’ll be updating this list as more events come in; please check back.

2. Encourage the kids to make him a card or help them complete our Father's Day Questionnaire

A  homemade card is always a treat. Kids certainly say the darnedest things! Invite your kids to share their true thoughts about dad with our free Father's Day questionnaire.  

3. Surprise him with coffee and his favorite pastry in bed

Some local bakery suggestions for takeaway treats:

4. Go out for brunch!

Here's a list of some mouthwatering local favorites by neighborhood:

5. Spend the day together

Get out and explore! If the weather allows, pack a picnic lunch and head to the waterfront, McGolrick, McCarren, Fort Greene or Prospect Park. Or get out of town for the day and take him to his favorite destination!

6. Treat dad to dinner

Make a family dinner at home — Or order in from your favorite restaurant! Or go out!

7. Get him a special gift

Treat dad to something special while supporting a locally-owned business at the same time! Browse for a gift at one of these:

No matter how you celebrate, we hope you have a lovely Father's Day!


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