Bring Dad to Asheville To Enjoy These Father's Day Specials In & Around the City
Posted On Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Father's Day is this weekend. Have you made plans to celebrate the day with Dad, yet? If not, Asheville is a great place to do it. It doesn't have to be a holiday or special occasion for you to make Asheville your getaway or vacation destination, but when it is there are plenty of opportunities to take advantage of while here.
Check out some of our favorite Father's Day adventures to be had and start making your plans for an Asheville weekend getaway now.
Father's Day Weekend Admission Special at Chimney Rock State Park
This weekend on Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 Chimney Rock State Park offers Father's Day discounts. Bring Dad to the park and with the purchase of one adult admission, he'll get his for free. If Dad is the outdoorsy type, he would definitely love a Western North Carolina adventure that involves majestic views, scenic hiking trails, and most importantly spending time with the ones he loves the most in an absolutely breathtaking setting.
Download Chimney Rock's Father's Day Coupon and present it at the ticket plaza. Coupons are valid in print or on your mobile device.
Dad's Get in Free at the Biltmore Estate on Father's Day
Dad may really enjoy history, architecture, pristine gardens and immersing himself in the culture of a different time and different era. The historic and beautiful Biltmore Estate offers all of this and more. Bring Dad for a Biltmore experience of his very own on Father's Day this Sunday, June 15. He gets in free with the purchase of one adult or youth ticket.
Find out the details of the Biltmore's Father's Day special here. While you're there, check out the other Biltmore discounts available throughout the year.
WNC Highlands Celtic Festival in Asheville
How does Dad feel about sporting a kilt? Regardless, he will still enjoy the WNC Highlands Celtic Festival that happens this weekend in Asheville. The Celtic Fest begins this Friday, June 13 at 4p.m. and continues through 6p.m. on Sunday, June 15. Daily hours are Friday 4-9p.m., Saturday 8a.m.-11p.m., and Sunday 10a.m.-6p.m.
Enjoy all things Celtic including live music, dance demonstrations, food vendors, Highland microbrews, Border Collie demonstrations and so much more. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the gate—and include admission for the entire weekend.
More About Your Asheville Getaway
Well, there are some ideas for your Father's Day getaway in Asheville. There are plenty of additional events, festivals, and things to do this and every weekend in and around our beloved city. Explore the Asheville events page any time you're planning a trip. You can also read more about planning your Asheville vacation here. And of course, follow our weekly blog and we'll keep you posted on what's happening, too.
Don't forget that there are wonderful family reunion, retreat and resort accommodations in Asheville available to you if you're planning on bringing the whole family together this weekend or any time in the near future.
Let us know if you have plans to be in Asheville for Father's Day. What are you and Dad going to do? We'd love to hear about it. Happy Father's Day to all of the fantastic dads out there!