Ideas for celebrating Father’s Day in Atlantic City

Fathers Day gifts can be some of the hardest to find.

After all, how many ties can a man own?

If you want the 2022 Father’s Day weekend to be a game-changer for dad or the father figure in your life, consider a trip to Atlantic City’s casinos.

There is plenty to do, from dining to shopping.

If you haven’t found time for dad lately, it’s time to find some time.

Father’s Day weekend is celebrated on June 19.

Here are some simple ideas for a visit to Atlantic City:

  • Take a walk on the boardwalk
  • Walk on the sand where the beach is free
  • Step into a restaurant for breakfast, lunch or dinner with a special Father’s Day menu
  • Make a digital photo album of the day or the weekend if you are staying

If sports, music, food or the Atlantic Ocean are some of Dad’s favorite activities, there’s something for everyone this Father’s Day weekend.

Of Historic Gardner Basin at steel pier On the 150+ year old Atlantic City Boardwalk, there’s a lot or as little you want to do when spending time with Dad.

Check out some of the best things to do in Atlantic City for Father’s Day below:


Capricewhich has won national accolades as a casino restaurant in the United States, is offering online reservations for a Father’s Day dinner.

Dad has a choice of a 3-course menu. He can choose from a salad, prawn scampi ravioli with shaved rReggiano or oysters to start, followed by a choice of tomahawk ribs, French stuffed flounder and herb-rubbed lamb.

Yes, there are dessert choices: sticky bread pudding or banana ice cream.

The cost is $85 per person.


Show Dad a fun time for kid-friendly Father’s Day at Lucky Snake Arcade at Showboat in Atlantic City.

No reservations are required and the arcade is open to all ages. If you are a kid and your budget is tight, the price of the games ranges from $1 to $10.

The arcade features 85,0000 square feet of arcade space and classic games from the 1980s through today: Virtual Reality, Pac-Man, Basketball, and Skee-Ball.

Check out the new indoor race track located inside the Lucky Snake and take dad for a spin or two. The indoor racing facility offers memberships and specials like 10 laps for $25.

Ocean Casino Resort

Would dad rather play golf? Topgolf Swing Suite inspires competition and fun.

It’s perfect for you and your dad, or for a whole family.

Interactive games on large flat screens include baseball, hockey, golf, and zombie dodgeball. Food and drink, including snow crab legs and patty melts, are available.

Sunday hours are 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. The price is $50 per hour (up to eight people).

at Bally’s

Give dad a chance to earn easy money with Bally’s Million Dollar Summer promotion.

There is a chance to win up to $250,000 and a grand prize of $1 million. New Bally Rewards members play for free the first time. Draws take place every Saturday starting at 10 p.m. on June 18.

Ten lucky winners will have the chance to spin the wheel.


Butter the popcorn, grab an extra-large soda, and a comfy seat in the IMAX theater.

IMAX is the only theater in Atlantic City, and it is located inside The neighborhood.

Father’s Day weekend options include “Jurassic World: Dominion,” “Lightyear,” and “The Last Glaciers” documentary offerings. Tickets and movie times are online.

And if you get hungry before or after the movie, the Trop has plenty of dining options.


Need to massage daddy a little?

Plan a trip to Harrah’s Spa Atlantic City.

The Spa is a perfect choice to indulge in relaxation and offers well-being with aesthetic services and personalized body treatments. Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

And if the whole group is 21 and over, the day can include the afternoon at The Pool. Admission is $20 per person for non-hotel guests.


mandy moore headlines at Borgata Father’s Day weekend with a show on June 18 at Music Box.

If Dad is a fan, his hit song “I Wanna Be With You” will also be a hit with him. Show time is at 7 p.m.

Tickets ($54.52) are available online.

Hard Rock

Give Dad an overnight stay, that leaves more time to talk or go to the casino.

Hard Rock offers hotel rooms and suites with the trappings of rock and roll life,

Special weekend rates are also available, giving you time to relax and plan for the next day’s adventure.

Additionally, the Beach Bar is now open for the season.

Gold nugget

Early forecasts for Father’s Day in Atlantic City call for sunny skies and a high of 77 degrees. It looks perfect for setting up on the deck. And not just any deck.

The Deck Bay Bayfront Bar & Restaurant overlooking the Farley State Marina provides the perfect backdrop for quality family time. Food and drinks are available for purchase.

There is live entertainment every day.

No need to make reservations. Open every day at noon.


If dad is a Phillies, Yankees Where Dishes fan, taking a few seats at Caesars Sportsbook inside the wild west casino maybe not a bad idea (as long as everyone is over 21).

The space offers an immersive experience for sports fans with an 18ft by 98ft LED screen. There is over 15,228 square feet of sports betting space. The site also has five private fan caves with multiple TVs and games.

Dad can place his money line or bet at any of the betting windows or kiosks before the first roll.