Good Times Filled with Dad Jokes!

Posted on June 12, 2021
| Posted in Dining & Shopping

Dads love a good outdoor adventure or a project to conquer, two of the many reasons why we love the men in our lives. In preparation for Father’s Day, we have put together a few of our local spots to plan a day of celebrating good ol’ D-A-D in Franklin Southampton!

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What kind of music should you listen to while fishing? Something catchy!

Virginia Outdoors: This is a one stop shop for all your hunting and fishing needs! You can find hunting and fishing gear, a selection of clothes, live bait, and more! Explore more of our local shops as you meander through our historic Downtown district!

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Why do golfers take an extra pair of socks? In case they get a hole in one!

Cypress Cove Country Club: Visit Cypress Cove Country Club for a round of golf! Stop in the pro shop for an ice-cold beverage and a quick snack before adventuring on this classic 18-hole course! Make sure to call ahead to set up your tee time!

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When potatoes have babies, what are they called? Taters Tots!

Belmont Deli: Grab a late lunch at Belmont Deli! You can enjoy a full menu of gourmet sandwiches, salads, wraps, wine, beer, and desserts like Richlands Creamery Ice Cream, as well as their famous selection of Gourmet Peanuts and specialty items.

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Do you want to hear my DIY joke? Wait a minute, I’m still working on it.

Edwards Hardware: Let your dad explore the wide selection of DIY tools and equipment to get the ball rolling on the next project they have going on. Check out the ‘xtratuf’ boots that seem to be a fan favorite!

So, what are you waiting for? In honor of dad, crack a corny joke and get the day of celebration up-and-running in Franklin Southampton! For a full list of shops, restaurants and things to do, which we know are all dad-approved, head over to our website at