These Upper West Side Activities are Perfect for Father’s Day

Here on the Upper West Side, there’s always something fun happening, no matter what day of the week that it is. Of course, that’s no different on Father’s Day, which will fall on Sunday, June 16 this year.

If your dad is coming to visit you on the Upper West Side for the holiday, you don’t need to scramble to find something to do to celebrate – we have tons of father-friendly activities that will make your dad feel like he’s ready to find his own Sagamore apartment himself!

The American Museum of Natural History, located at Central Park West & 79th St, New York which is a five minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a huge museum that showcases natural wonders from dinosaurs to outer space and everything in between.

Since its founding in 1869, the museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education, and exhibition.

Grand Bazaar NYC, located at 100 W 77th St, New York which is a five minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is an indoor/outdoor year-round Sunday market offering vintage clothing, furniture and jewelry, plus crafts.

Grand Bazaar NYC is the largest weekly curated market in New York City. It’s open year-round, with over 43,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space, and during peak season over 200 vendors set-up shop. Plus, it’s the only market which donates 100% of its profits to four public schools, funding arts, enrichment, and classroom essentials for over 4,000 children.


The American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West & 79th St, New York, NY 10024



Grand Bazaar NYC

100 W 77th St, New York, NY 10024

(212) 239-3025

Where to Find the Best Father Day Meals on the Upper West Side

Home cooked meals are always a wonderful way to show appreciation but if you want to do something special for Father’s Day, there are many wonderful eateries here on the Upper West Side to choose from. Take the special guy in your life out to one of these delicious restaurants and celebrate all the wonderful fathers out there!

Tarallucci E Vino: Tarallucci will help diners celebrate father’s day by offering up some special dishes and a cocktail made just for dads! Special items will be included throughout the weekend in addition to their standard menus.  If you want to venture to their location at the Cooper Hewitt, you can bring a blanket, purchase a picnic basket pre made by the restaurant and enjoy some food and wine. Take a look at their website to view a full menu and for more details.

Atlantic Grill: Atlantic Grill is a few stops downtown from The Sagamore over by Lincoln Square. They will offer a special Father’s Day menu for both lunch and dinner as well as dessert specials all weekend long. See the special additions to their menu by checking out their website.

Lambs Club: If you are up to traveling a few extra stops to midtown, The Lambs Club will be offering a special fixed price brunch with live jazz music for entertainment, as well as special additions to their dinner menu. There will be a live music performance for dinner as well by The Talking Strings.

Here are some more local places you can try out this Father’s Day, all close by to The Sagamore!


Tavern on the Green

Arco Café

Joanne Tratorria