21 Father-Daughter Activities that will Melt Your Little Girl’s Heart

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Father’s Day is less than a week away so, I thought that I would share 21 father-daughter activities that daddy and daughter can experience together. There is something about a daddy-daughter relationship that is so special don’t you think?

21 Father Daughter Activities

These activities will make a lasting impression and are sure to melt your little girl’s heart.


Places to Go

1. Beach


2. Playground


3. Sandbox

playing in sandbox

3. Amusement Park

Things to Do

4. Take a Walk

walk the beach

5. Horseback Riding

Hourseback riding

6. Feed the Animals

goat feeding

7. Go for Ice Cream

ice cream truck

8. Travel Together

Travel with dad

9. Go for a Hayride


10. Teach Her ABC’s and 123’s

Teaching to write

11. Paint Together

girl painting

12. Go Swimming

girl swimming


13. Play Dress  Up

Princess dress up

14. Play with Lots of Bubbles

girl playing in bubbles

15. Take Her for a Ride  Around the Town 

convertible car with baby

16. Bake Cookies

coconut macaroons


17. Play Ball

daddy and daughter playing ball

Things to See

18. Her First Baseball Game

baseball game

19. A Proper Tea Party

toddler tea party

20. Historical Sights (The White House)

white house


21. Believe in Her Dreams…and she will believe in them too!



Shout Out to All the Awesome Dads!

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And here are some great books that any dad of a daughter would love.

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  1. daddyproofed says:

    Very nice list! A useful post for me being the father of THREE girls! 🙂 I haven’t done about 5 things on this list, so I’ll get to work! Happy Father’s Day to your husband!

  2. letwhylead says:

    Oh my goodness, I love all the pictures you have that go with these!!!

  3. Such a priceless collection of photos and ideas. Looks like your daughter is a lucky girl!
    My husband has done a lot with my daughter over the years, but a favorite memory and photos were from when she was about 6. They got all dressed up and went to the ballet and then dinner at a nice together – just the 2 of them.

  4. Great ideas, Lisa! You have such an adorable family! Your little girl has such a great relationship with her Daddy–you can tell just by looking at the photos!

  5. Great Post! Thanks for sharing 🙂

    Visiting from – A Victorious Woman of Faith: nontokozomaposa.blogspot.com.

  6. Great ideas! Swimming is my favorite thing to do with our girls.

  7. ashleyhewell says:

    These make great memories. I’m sharing with my FB fans. Stopping by from Motivation Monday.
    The Frugal Ginger

  8. This is one blessed little girl! What a dad ♥

  9. What a wonderful collection of memories! This is a great list. Thanks for sharing at the #HomeMattersParty – we’re looking forward to what you have to share next week. 🙂

    Life With Lorelai

  10. Hey, Lisa! Just wanted to let you know that we loved your link to the #HomeMattersParty so much last week that we featured it this week! Would love for you to come by and check it out, if you have the time! http://theroadtodomestication.com/2015/06/19/home-matters-linky-party-42/ Happy Friday!!!

  11. This was such a cute post! Great ideas not just for father/daughter dates but for family outings as well!

  12. What sweet ideas! The most important thing is just to spend time together – it doesn’t even matter what you do!

  13. Spending quality time together is priceless! Love this. Thanks for sharing with us at Merry Monday.

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