On July 19, 1910, the governor of the U.S. state of Washington proclaimed the nation’s first “Father’s Day.” However, it was not until 1972, 58 years after President Woodrow Wilson made Mother’s Day official, that the day became a nationwide holiday in the United States. For more history facts regarding Father’s Day check out this link http://www.history.com/topics/fathers-day
Here is a fun link for word searches for Father’s Day http://holidays.kaboose.com/dad-word.html
Still need some ideas? Here are some exciting events you could hold:
Go Fishing and on a picnic
Dad’s and Donuts Social – invite family members to this fun social and serve Dad’s Root beer and Donuts
Remember Dad – invite family members to an evening event for Dad. Have family members talk about their dad. What their accomplishments where? What was the funniest time the had with their dad ect. Have a slideshow with all the dads showing during this event. Serve appetizers.
Go to a car show
Go to a baseball field
Go to a football field
These are just to name a few. What ideas to you have?