KATY MAGAZINE NEWS
June 16, 2023
By Natalie Cook Clark
Remember, this Sunday is Father's Day. Between work and family obligations, we know dads like to kick back, relax, and have a good time out in the community. Share these top Katy Dad hangouts with the awesome father in your life.
Where Does the Dad in Your Life Go?
Does the dad in your life need to get out? Is he looking for a break from work and kid noise? These popular hangouts offer a fun and brief retreat for Katy dads.
5351 1st Street
Hours: Monday-Thursday 3-10, Friday - Saturday 12-11, and Sunday 12 - 8 p.m.
Dads visit this well-known Katy hangout to enjoy their favorite brews (plus seasonal flavors) along with food truck cuisine and live music. No Label also has a fun playground so the venue can easily become a family event while Dads can still enjoy some down time with their brews.
The 1st Street 5K is Saturday morning, June 17, 2023. Don't miss the HTX MARKET Saturday afternoons on the first Saturday of the month. Dads can enjoy food vendors and live music throughout the weekend.
Learn more at their website.
Bass Pro Shop (at Katy Mills Mall)
5000 Katy Mills Circle Suite 415
Hours: Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Local dads can often be found shopping for gear or navigating up and down the aisles in stores like the Bass Pro Shop. This mecca for outdoorsmen offers ideas and gives guys the opportunity to check out the latest trends in hunting, fishing, camping, and more. Looking at their impressive boats also makes for a great time to dream up some future purchases.
2643 Commercial Center Blvd. Sute B390
Katy Dads can gather and enjoy great beer in the heart of Katy's LaCenterra. Food includes great shareable and more to compliment your beer, wine, or spirit. Follow their Facebook page for events such as themed trivia and live music.
5373 First St.
Get your fill of Katy history and some fine whiskey at the Silos in Downtown Katy. MKT Distillery offers whiskey and moonshine distilled in-house as well as a selection of nonalcoholic drinks. Children and your furry friends can tag along too!
24600 Katy Fwy. #900
Many Katy restaurants offer huge portions but the portions at Black Bear Diner are legendary.
Enjoy everything from big breakfast entrees to their popular sirloin steak dinners. Feel free to pig out and get your fill or pack up some leftovers to go.
21947 Katy Fwy.
Dads looking to explore the latest tools at the lowest prices visit Harbor Freight. They can get ideas from looking at the tools and asking their helpful staff about project ideas.
Hours: Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
6801 Highway Blvd.
Hours: Thursday-Friday 3 p.m.- 10 p.m.
Saturday- 12 p.m- 10 p.m.
Sunday- 1 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Katy dads can enjoy small-batch brews, sodas, coffee and food while choosing from over 500 games. Battlehops has everything from childhood favorite boardgames to challenging strategy games.
Enjoy some new games and some new drinks. Check their Facebook page for game playing announcements.
Check out the massive list of the games available to play.
24600 Katy Fwy., Suite 1100C
Dads who want to improve their links game explore Golf Galaxy. They can check out the latest trends and deals in all things golf - replace a club or two and make plans with the guys to go to a local range or even Top Golf, just down the Katy Freeway.
Hours: Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
1030 Memorial Brook Blvd.
Practice your swing with the guys at one of the climate-controlled hitting bays. Watch a game at the sports bar and don't miss the rooftop terrace to grab a bite and drink to relax after the game.
Top Golf is offering a Father's Day special. Get a $20 game play bonus card for every $75 spent.
1220 Grand W. Blvd.
Don't miss Katy's newest hangout. It's being call "Topgolf" for baseball lovers. Take a swing at one of the simulated batting bays, enjoy the beer garden, full-service restaurant, and more. It's a perfect night for the guys, a date night, or take the whole family.
Local Shooting Ranges
American Shooting Centers (at George Bush Park)
16500 Westheimer Pkwy.
1200 S Mason Rd.
Katy dads can pack up their firearms and venture to one of the local shooting ranges. They can try out new styles or challenge friends with targets, sporting, clay, and trap shooting.
555 Katy Fort Bend Rd.
Nothing says SPLASH like Katy’s premiere water park, Typhoon Texas. Dads can enjoy the slides, tubes, and great BBQ, then float in the lazy river to let the meat digest, and start all over.
Where does the dad in your life like to go hang out?