|Hit the Course: Show him the best of what the home of golf has to offer at the Pinehurst Resort, with a weekend getaway that starts at $1,010. Or, play a round at the 7 Lakes Golf Club — lunch with two beers is included for $34.
Take Down Some (Clay) Pigeons: See who can get the worst score at the state-of-the-art facilities of the King Fisher Society. You can also hunt and fish at this Laurel Hill spot, 30 minutes from Pinehurst.
Help Him Relax: Book him a massage at FirstHealth, 60 minutes for $60.
Go for a Straight-Razor Shave: Schedule some manly pampering at Sandhills Shave Shop or Dapper.
Show Him Who’s the New Grill Boss: With grass-fed beef or pork from Hilltop Angus Farm, or free-range chicken from Manna Hill Farm. What do you call a cow with two legs? Lean beef. With no legs? Ground beef.
Make Him Get Crafty: Your kids and husband make memories at Wine and Design or Hammer & Stain, while you skip the anguish over a homemade gift and take a morning nap. Saturday at 10 a.m.
Show Them a Real Hero: Reliving your childhood through your kids? Go beast mode at downtown Aberdeen’s superhero training camp, after hanging out with comic book characters and first responders. Saturday, 10-1.
Let Someone Else Do the Cooking: The Leadmine has brunch with bottomless whiskey screwdrivers, starting at 11 a.m. You can expect an epic buffet at The Carolina Hotel.
Go on a Hike: Shield him from spiders as Weymouth Woods park rangers remind him of his fearless ancestors, that once made a living from the forest. Sunday, 3 p.m.
Get the Science Behind IPAs: Show him how the male PSL is made during a behind-the-scenes sesh at Southern Pines Brewing. Sunday, 1-3 p.m.
Get in Some Live Music: Live music abounds this weekend, and that’s not counting covers of Wagon Wheel at your beloved local bar. Keep scrolling for details and the chance to score free tickets.