Looking for a Father's Day gift that’s a little out of the ordinary? With Father’s Day just around the corner, you can show your appreciation this year by giving him something special to do as a gift!

Experience gifts are a great way to give dad something truly memorable, and makes Father’s Day last that bit longer by giving him something to look forward to in the future!

With loads of quirky things to do in the city, Birmingham has a wide range of activities to make this Father's Day the best one yet. Here’s a curated a list of thoughtful gift ideas you can find on yuup.co to make your dad feel extra special this year.

What is Yuup? Yuup is a marketplace for amazing local experiences! Discover and book fun things to do and activities near you with small independent and local businesses:

1. Gin Tasting Canal Cruise

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For the dad that loves a cheeky G&T, this canal cruise makes an unforgettable day out. With your host The Gintleman, your dad will be taken on a tasting journey through a selection of delicious gins with canapé matches.

2. Craft Beer Tasting and Brewery Tour

Gin not his thing? Perhaps a brew will do. In this brewery tour, your dad will get up close and personal with a local Birmingham brewery that creates delicious craft beer. He’ll be able to see behind the scenes and taste what they whip up. Wonderful!

3. Birmingham Craft Brew Festival 2023

For the dad that likes to discover new brews, a ticket for the Birmingham Craft Brew Festival might be a winner. A selection of local and regional breweries will be on offer, as well as producers of ciders, spirits, wines and prosecco! Meet the makers from breweries and microbreweries up and down the country and discover a new favourite (or two).

4. 'CLOSEUP COMEDY' at Hockley Social Club

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Is your dad a bit of a joker? Treat him to a night of comedy at Hockley Social Club! CLOSEUP COMEDY is Birmingham's newest and biggest comedy night, showcasing some of the UK's best-known faces on the comedy scene. He can grab a drink and some street food whilst he’s there too!

5. Bottomless Cocktails & Indian Street Food

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A meal out is a classic gift to give someone that just adores food! Going bottomless? Well that’s even better! If dad loves a curry, bottomless Indian street food paired with cocktails will make for a brilliant night out that’ll make him feel thoroughly spoilt.

6. Matrix Virtual Reality: VR Gaming

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Got a gamer dad? Give him a fully immersive gaming experience with VR Gaming at Matrix Virtual Reality. Dragon fighting, zombie apocalypses, NASCAR races, virtual paintball battles all await dads that love a spot of gaming!

7. Gents Grooming: Haircut, Straight Razor & Massage

Want to proper pamper him this year? Give dad the full pampering works with a haircut, straight razor shave and massage so he can look his best and feel relaxed all at the same time!

8. Axe Throwing at The Bear Grylls Adventure

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For the adventurous dad, with a competitive streak, let him release his inner warrior with Axe Throwing at The Bear Grylls Adventure. There are loads of adventurous things to do at The Bear Grylls Adventure including indoor skydiving, high ropes, and archery!

9. Rock Climbing Taster at Redpoint Birmingham

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Another ones for adventurous dads! This rock climbing taster is a great active gift that will give him a sense of accomplishment and introduce him to the world of climbing. Is that a new hobby we sense?

10. Secret History of Birmingham Streets Tour

History buff dads will love to find out more about the city they live in with this Secret History of Birmingham Streets Tour. Curious dads will go on a streets adventure of the hidden and unknown past of familiar places- what will he discover?

Discover hundreds of things to do and gift in and around Birmingham on yuup.co! From crafty workshops to pampering days out, there’s something for every person and interest on Yuup!