Well, spring has sprung people, which means summer — and Father’s Day — is just around the corner. And, if you’re looking for something extra special to treat your old man, you’re in luck! Poole, UK, with its stunning coastal scenery and vibrant atmosphere, offers a range of exciting activities and experiences for families that are bound to make this Father’s Day one for the history books.




Treat Dad to Something Pretty Cool in Poole

elvis on poole city cruises boatRight off the bat, you can kick things off with a little twist — how about cruising with The King himself? That’s right, hop aboard the City Cruises Elvis Cruise for some Poole Father’s Day specials like no other. With live performances of Elvis Presley’s greatest hits, and a lively atmosphere, this cruise promises to have your dad all “shook up” and grooving along to the music the whole time. It’s the perfect blend of nostalgia and entertainment that will leave your dad feeling like the rock ‘n’ roll royalty he is. Plus, you can admire the beautiful scenery of Brownsea Island, Sandbanks Peninsula, Studland Bay and more as an award-winning Elvis tribute act takes you back to the good ol’ days of Graceland. And, with a dance floor available in the top saloon, and a fully stocked and licensed bar downstairs, you’re guaranteed a top-tier evening of music, drink, food, and scenic views with “The King”.


Cap Off Father’s Day on the Water

If your dad loves a good sunset (and who doesn’t?) then the Harbour Lights Evening Cruise is the way to go. Picture this: You and your dad, husband, uncle, grandfather, or any father figure you are looking to celebrate and honour, sailing along Poole’s stunning coastline as the sun dips below the horizon, painting the sky with hues of orange and pink. Add in some chilled-out tunes, a refreshing drink in hand, and the company of your old man, and it’s the perfect recipe for an unforgettable Father’s Day evening that’s as relaxing as it is fun. As you sail past the famous landmarks and islands, you will also be greeted with a light commentary from the captain with all sorts of fun facts that are sure to inspire a dad joke or two.


Poole UK Harbour at night


Poole is the Place for a Father’s Day Adventure

Poole Jurassic CoastFor the adventurous dads out there, why not embark on the Jurassic Coastal Circular Cruise? Explore the breathtaking natural beauty of the Jurassic Coastline, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its stunning cliffs, hidden coves, and fossil-rich beaches. With commentary highlighting the area’s rich history and geological significance, this cruise offers a unique opportunity to discover the natural wonders of the Dorset coast alongside your whole family. Plus, you’ll have the best photo opportunities from the open-air decks, or you can just relax in the lounge areas. Since the interior is equipped with wide bay windows, no matter where you choose to chill, you’ll have panoramic views that pair perfectly with a locally brewed beer from the fully licensed bar on board.


Other Fun Father’s Day Options in Poole

Now, let’s talk about food — because what’s Father’s Day without a delicious meal to top it all off? Poole’s dining scene is brimming with fantastic options to treat your dad to a mouthwatering feast. From waterfront restaurants serving freshly caught seafood to cozy bistros offering hearty British classics, there’s a Father’s Day dinner in Poole to satisfy every palate and preference. Whether you opt for a laid-back lunch or an indulgent dinner, sharing a meal with your dad is the perfect way to show him how much he means to you.

In addition to these special cruises and dining experiences, Poole hosts a variety of Father’s Day events and activities throughout the town. From family-friendly festivals to outdoor concerts and artisan markets, there’s always something fun happening in Poole to celebrate Father’s Day in style. Just make sure you check out local listings for Father’s Day events ahead of time so you can make the most of your Father’s Day celebrations in Poole.

Oh, and let’s not forget about exploring the town itself! You should definitely take a leisurely stroll along Poole Quay, soak up the vibrant atmosphere of the Old Town, and venture out to nearby attractions for some outdoor adventure. With its picturesque surroundings and laid-back charm, Poole provides the perfect backdrop for a memorable Father’s Day celebration.



Plan Your Father’s Day 2024 in Poole!

So, whether you’re cruising with Elvis, admiring the sunset over the harbor, or indulging in a delicious meal, Poole offers plenty of ways to make the father figure in your life feel extra special on their big day. What are you waiting for? Head on over to City Cruises Poole and get started planning the ultimate Father’s Day to show your dad just how much he means to you.