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7 Great Ways to Spend Father’s Day in Rome

Posted June 15, 2016 by Nic Diaz in Events

This weekend, spend some time with your loved ones and celebrate all that Dad does. Here are a few ideas for celebrating Father’s Day in Rome.

Take Dad to a Rome Braves Game

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If dad loves sports, then this is the perfect gift for him! What better way to spend the day, than with family at a baseball game?

Enjoy Quality Family Time at Cave Spring’s Rolater Park

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Not only is there so much to do in Rolater Park, you can even take a dip in the spring fed lake shaped like the State of Georgia to escape the summer heat!

Have a Picnic at Ridge Ferry Park

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Rome’s most popular park features plenty of areas to set up for a picnic with the family and even has personal grilling stations for those that want to cook for themselves! You can even reserve a pavilion for your family at any Rome-Floyd park through Parks and Recreation.

Go on the Putt Putt Pub Crawl

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Broad Street restaurants will be setting up putting greens for a good cause on Saturday for the annual Mike Dumas Putt Putt Pub Crawl. All ages can golf, but you must be 21 for booze and shirts. Perfect for the dad that likes to enjoy a brew or two.

Take a River Trip Through Cedar Creek Park

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Boasting a campground with an RV park and driving range, as well as canoe and kayak rentals, a trip to Cedar Creek is the perfect gift for the outdoorsman in your family!

Play a Round of Golf at Stonebridge Golf Club

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If Geoff Shawcross boasts that Stonebridge should be in any serious golfers’ “best rotation,” then you can expect top quality golf here! With a great mixture of water and regular holes, this is sure to delight the golfer in your family.

Go on a Camping Trip to Rocky Mountain Recreation Area

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Providing an affordable memory-building family adventure, Rocky Mountain Recreation Area has something for everyone who wants to be immersed in nature. It’s a great place to get away and relax.

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