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Celebrating Father's Day in the Tri-Valley
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Father’s Day in the Tri-Valley

     

Not sure what to do for your dad this year for Father’s Day? Before you buy him more BBQ accessories, check out one of the many ways to celebrate Father’s Day in the Tri-Valley. See a few of our favorite things to do and places to go with our father figures below: 

Poppy Ridge Golf Course

Golfing

The Tri-Valley is home to several impressive golf courses open to the public. See below for a few golf course suggestions below: 

  • Poppy Ridge Golf Course
    Twenty seven holes of pure, links-style golf designed by Rees Jones and located in the Livermore Valley Wine Country. The three nines are are named Merlot, Chardonnay and Zinfandel and they sweep through 3,000 acres of rolling hills.
  • The Course at Wente Vineyards
    Designed by golf great Greg Norman, the 18-hole championship course is a picturesque 7,181-yard, par-72, upscale, daily-fee golf course tucked away in the scenic Livermore Valley Wine Country. 
  • Dublin Ranch Golf Course
    The first and only golf course in Dublin. This par 63 layout boasts 11 unique par 3s, five solid par 4s, and two demanding par 5s.

Beer Tasting

Does your dad love a cold pint? The Tri-Valley is a hub of craft breweries, taprooms, and alehouses. Before you plan your day of beer tasting, sign up for our free Tri-Valley Beer Trail passport to score deals and discounts to various bars and pubs throughout the region and win prizes along the way.

Visit 10 spots on the trail to earn sweet swag like a Dad Hat, T-Shirt, or Pint Glass. Go the extra mile and visit all participating breweries and taprooms to take home a 64 oz. growler! Check out a few spots on the trail below: 

  • Danville Brewing Company
    Sprawling, industrial brewpub located in Downtown Danville with patio serving house brews, guest beers & modern American eats.
  • Altamont Beer Works
    Dubbed as the first brewery in Livermore since Prohibition, Altamont Beer Works is a locally-owned hot spot amongst locals and visitors alike. Located near Livermore Valley Wine Country and several wine tasting rooms. 
  • Shadow Puppet Brewing Company
    Family-owned craft brewery specializing in designing unique beer flavor profiles by combining traditional brewing techniques with uncommon ingredients. Features 22 rotating beers on tap.

Fishing

If your dad is a master angler, you’re in luck. Spend the day near the water at one of the following recreational areas: 

  • Del Valle Regional Park
    5-mile long lake featuring a variety of water activities, boat rentals and a boat dock. 
  • Shadow Cliffs Recreation Area
    Located just a few minutes from Downtown Pleasanton featuring boat rentals and plenty of shoreline.
  • Los Vaqueros Watershed & Marina
    Situated on the outskirts of Livermore and known as one of the best fishing venues in the area. 

Outdoor Activities

Celebrate Father’s Day by enjoying the great outdoors with him. Check out a few of our favorite places to get outside in the Tri-Valley: 

  • Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park
    Situated near Downtown Pleasanton featuring 5,271-acres of parkland ideal for hiking and biking.
  • Las Trampas Regional Preserve 
    Located on the border of Danville and San Ramon, this park features 5,778 acres of wilderness and an expanded trail system that allows hikers and horseback riders to enjoy its remote and rugged areas.
  • Mount Diablo State Park 
    Featuring the highest peak in the Tri-Valley, offering panoramic views of the entire Bay Area from its nearly 4,000 ft summit. Check out our Visiting Mount Diablo State Park blog for a full list of activities and amenities.

Upcoming Events

Check out our Events calendar for upcoming happenings that your dad might be into. 

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