Father’s Day Fishing with Freeport Gem: The Perfect Afternoon Adventure
Get ready to create unforgettable memories with your dad this Father’s Day! Join Freeport Charter Boats on Sunday, June 16th, 2024 for an exciting afternoon fishing trip aboard the Freeport Gem. Experience the thrill of fishing while taking in the stunning beauty of Freeport, New York. This adventure is perfect for anglers of all skill levels and promises a fun-filled day for the entire family.

Sunday, June 16th, 2024

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Why Choose Freeport Gem for Your Father's Day Outing?

Freeport Gem is renowned for its family-friendly atmosphere, making it the perfect choice for a Father’s Day outing. The vessel is equipped with all the necessary amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience for everyone. Here are some highlights:
  • Special Afternoon Trip – The Father’s Day fishing trip runs from 1 PM to 5 PM, allowing you to enjoy the best part of the day on the water.
  • Family-Oriented – The boat is family-friendly with clean bathrooms, a spotless cabin, and ample space to relax.
  • Fully Equipped – Everything you need for fishing is included — bait, rods, tackle — so all you need to bring is your lunch.
  • Onboard Amenities – There’s a full cash bar upstairs offering both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as snacks and candy for the kids.

What to Expect on the Father's Day Fishing Trip

We will be fishing for fluke (summer flounder), a popular choice for both novice and experienced fishermen. Here’s what you can expect:
  • Experienced Crew – The friendly and knowledgeable crew ensures that even beginners feel comfortable and confident while fishing. Our highly experienced mates are on board to assist and will filet and prepare your fish to take home, as per NY State regulations.
  • Scenic Bay Fishing – The trip is strictly bay-only, providing calm waters ideal for family fishing.
  • Rain or Shine – The trip goes on regardless of the weather, thanks to the vessel’s covered areas that offer shelter from rain or sun.

Pricing and Booking Information

The Father’s Day fishing trip is affordably priced to ensure that everyone can join in the fun:
  • Adults: $50 per person
  • Children: $40 (age 12 and under, includes a free ride and fishing gear)
  • Non-Fishermen: $25 for those who want to enjoy the cruise without fishing
Freeport Gem also offers free parking, making it convenient for families to drive down to the dock without worrying about parking fees.

Tips for a Great Experience

To make the most of your Father’s Day fishing trip with Freeport Gem. Here are a few tips:
  • Arrive Early – Give yourself plenty of time to find parking and get settled on the boat. Come aboard the Freeport Gem at 8:00 in the morning from Freeport, free parking, no traffic, and enjoy a stress-free NOT crowded day!
  • Dress Appropriately – Wear comfortable clothing and bring a light jacket, as it can get cooler on the water.
  • Bring Snacks – While there is a bar on board, bringing your own lunch and snacks can be a good idea, especially for kids.
  • Sunscreen and Hats – Protect yourself from the sun by applying sunscreen and wearing a hat.

Things to Do in Freeport, NY

If you’re planning to spend the whole day in Freeport, there are plenty of activities to enjoy before or after your fishing trip:
  • Explore the Nautical Mile – This vibrant waterfront area is packed with restaurants, shops, and entertainment options.
  • Visit Local Parks – Freeport has several beautiful parks where you can relax and enjoy a picnic.
  • Check Out the Local Wildlife – The nearby marshlands and nature reserves are great for bird watching and nature walks.


A Father’s Day fishing trip with Freeport Gem is more than just a fishing excursion — it’s an opportunity to create unforgettable memories with your family. With its family-friendly environment, fully equipped boat, and beautiful bay views, this trip is the perfect way to celebrate Father’s Day. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to create lasting memories!