7 ways to treat dad this Father's Day while supporting North Houston businesses

Flour Girls, an in-home bakery in Humble, will host a Father’s Day Porch Pop-Up event on June 20, during which customers can pick up Father’s Day-themed cookies. (Courtesy Flour Girls Bakery)
Flour Girls, an in-home bakery in Humble, will host a Father’s Day Porch Pop-Up event on June 20, during which customers can pick up Father’s Day-themed cookies. (Courtesy Flour Girls Bakery)

Flour Girls, an in-home bakery in Humble, will host a Father’s Day Porch Pop-Up event on June 20, during which customers can pick up Father’s Day-themed cookies. (Courtesy Flour Girls Bakery)

Although Father's Day may look a little different this year due to social distancing guidelines as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, there are still several ways to treat dads June 21 while supporting local businesses and restaurants in North Houston.

1. The Butler House in Spring will host a Father’s Day buffet brunch June 21, during which patrons can enjoy a prime rib carving station and omelet station, among other brunch items. A card-making station will also be set up for children, and participants can submit a photo of their dad to be displayed on the big screen by emailing shannon@thebutlerhouse.net. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. $15 (per child), $40 (per adult). The Butler House, 23931 Gosling Road, Spring. 281-651-2185. www.thebutlerhouse.net

2. Dapper Darlings Boutique in Kingwood will host a Donuts with Dad event June 20, during which children and their fathers can enjoy doughnuts, coffee, chocolate milk and giveaways for dad. A coloring table will also be set up where children can create Father’s Day cards. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Dapper Darlings Boutique, 1660 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Ste. 507, Kingwood. 346-775-0972. www.dapperdarlingsboutique.com

3. Flour Girls, an in-home bakery in Humble, will host a Father’s Day Porch Pop-Up event June 20, during which customers can pick up Father’s Day-themed cookies by the dozen, as boxed sets or as singles, in addition to cookie platters, minis and cookie kits. Payment can be made through PayPal, Venmo or Cash App, and QR codes will be set up for customers to scan at checkout. 2 p.m. Prices vary. Flour Girls Bakery, 18919 Oakway Drive, Humble. 281-520-7323. www.flourgirlstx.com

4. Montgomery Bakehouse in Conroe will offer Father’s Day cake decorating June 20, during which children can decorate a 7-inch chocolate or vanilla cake with colored icing, springs and a Father’s Day cake topper of their choice. Three time slots are available to sign up for. 11-11:30 a.m., noon-12:30 p.m., 1-1:30 p.m. $16. Montgomery Bakehouse, 240 Longmire Road, Conroe. 936-756-1745. www.montgomerybakehouse.com


5. Swing Zone Golf in Tomball will offer bay rentals for $30 per hour for up to six players or 10 guests on Father’s Day, June 21. Families can enjoy indoor golf as well as food and drinks available on-site, and reservations can be made by phone or online. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. $30 (per bay per hour). Swing Zone Golf, 24036 Kuykendahl Road, Ste. 100, Tomball. 346-808-7959. www.swingzonegolf.com

6. Tapped DraftHouse & Kitchen, which has locations in Spring and The Woodlands, will host a Father’s Day Brunch on June 21, during which patrons can enjoy brunch items including chicken and waffle sliders, French toast, breakfast tacos, roasted red potatoes and fresh fruit cups, in addition to regular menu items. Patrons can also enjoy 15% off growler and crowler fills all day. While reservations are not required, they are recommended. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Prices vary. Tapped DraftHouse & Kitchen, 20444 Kuykendahl Road, Ste. D, Spring; 525 Woodlands Square Blvd., Ste. 100, Conroe. 281-719-0360. www.tappedus.com

7. Traders Village Houston will host its fourth annual Father’s Day Out Concert and Car Show on June 21. While spectating is free, registration is $20 at the door, and parking is $4. The first 50 people to register will receive a free show shirt, trophies will be given out to the top 30 cars, and the best of show overall will receive $150 cash. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (to attend). Traders Village Houston 7979 N. Eldridge Parkway, Houston. 281-890-5500. www.tradersvillage.com
By Hannah Zedaker
Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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