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Father's Day Events

Father's Day Events

Father's Day is Sunday, June 21st. Check out San Diego's 2015 Father's Day activities. We are constantly adding to this list. Please check back periodically for more listings. If you'd like to add your event to our list, please submit the event.

VON'S Handmade Holidays: Papa Corn

Promotional graphic for one of the many dad-themed events at The New Children's Museum.

Saturday, June 13, 2015, 11 a.m.

Celebrate this Father’s Day during a popcorn workshop at The New Children’s Museum! Prep and pop your own tasty popcorn and design a bag for it. Recommended for 5+.

Progressive Insurance San Diego International Boat Show: June 18-21, 2015

Promotional graphic for the 2015 Progressive Insurance San Diego International Boat Show

Thursday, June 18, 2015, noon to 7 p.m.

The 2015 Progressive® Insurance San Diego International Boat Show® cruises into Harbor Island June 18-21 for four days of fun on the water. Grab the entire family for Father’s Day weekend fun on San Diego Bay.

San Diego International Beer Festival: June 19-21, 2015

Graphic logo for San Diego International Beer Festival, June 19-21, 2015

Friday, June 19, 2015, noon to 9 p.m.

This grand-daddy of all beer festivals is enhanced by a fierce competition between the world’s finest breweries. Your ticket includes admission to the world-renowned San Diego County Fair, the 4th largest fair in the nation!

San Diego Wooden Boat Festival: June 20 & 21, 2015

Promotional graphic for the San Diego Wooden Boat Festival, June 20 & 21, 2015.

Saturday, June 20, 2015, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

A San Diego Father’s Day weekend tradition, the Festival provides a rare opportunity for the general public to view some of the most beautiful and well maintained wooden crafts up close. There will be live music, activites for kids and a raffle.

Airshow San Diego: June 20 & 21, 2015

Promotional graphic for Airshow San Diego, June 20 & 21, 2015 at Gillespie Field.

Saturday, June 20, 2015, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

AirShow San Diego is a once-a-year family event with a free Kid’s Zone including educational displays, a variety of food and beverages, classic cars, a beer area, and plenty of vintage aircraft on display and in the air.

Father's Day Weekend At The Pacific Southwest Railway Museum

Promotional photo of the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum sign.

Saturday, June 20, 2015, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

This is Southern California's longest, highest and most scenic non-commercial vintage rail adventure. Ask about opportunities to ride in the locomotive with the engineer! Bring Dad and the whole family for a nostalgic, scenic old-time train journey.

Brats And Beer On The Bay

Promotional flyer for Brats and Beer on the Bay.

Saturday, June 20, 2015, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

What is better than Brats and Beer on the Bay? Nothing right? So bring your dad down here and join us from some delicious food and ice cold drinks.

Father’s Day Fitness Camp

Promotional graphic for Father’s Day Fitness Camp. Courtesy of UFC Gym

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

UFC Gym locations are holding Father’s Day Fitness Camps open to the public. Dads and their families can feel the burn and have some fun in a 60-minute functional fitness class with exercises like jumprope, medicine ball slams and spiderman pushups.

Father’s Day Champagne & Beer Brunch Cruise

Lord Hornblower cruising along the San Diego skyline. Courtesy of Hornblower Cruises & Events

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Our Father’s Day Beer & Champagne Brunch Cruise includes all of his favorite dishes, as well as bottomless beer, mimosas and champagne. And if the enticing menu, scenery and family time aren’t enough, all dads take home a complimentary pint glass.

Give Dad The Gift Of Paintball

Promotional photo of participants at Total Combat Paintball.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Forget the socks and tools; give your Dad an adrenaline rush paintball experience. Hit the paintball field with Dad for a day full of fun at Total Combat Paintball as we celebrate Dad’s day with Paintball, Nerf, and Low Impact Paintball.

Father’s Day At Urban Solace

Promotional photo of inside Urban Solace Restaurant

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Come for a special brunch menu (9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.) or for dinner (4 p.m. to 9 p.m.) on Father's Day. We will also be giving out a special little gift to the first 125 dads to dine with us!

Cowboy Jack Father's Day Performance At Pine Hills Lodge

Promotional graphic for Cowboy Jack.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

‘Cowboy Jack' is performing on June 21, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for Father’s Day Sunday Brunch at Pine Hills Lodge. Cowboy Jack performs solo; singing traditional country music with acoustic guitar and harmonica.

Father's Day Brunch, Westgate Style

Promotional photo of the Fountainebleau Room at The Westgate Hotel. Courtesy of The Westgate Hotel

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Join us with friends and family for Father's Day at the Westgate Hotel! Experience our award-winning Sunday Brunch featuring local renowned Stone Brewery exquisite beer tasting!

Father’s Day At The Marine Room

Promotional photo of some of the delicious cuisine from The Marine Room.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Celebrate with dad this Father’s Day by enjoying the famous oceanfront view and a brunch full of favorites. Choose from options like Amber Lager Braised Pork Cheek Casserole and Coastal Seafood Hot Pot, Fennel Pollen Dusted Pacific Sole and much more

Brunch & Brews At Gordon Biersch

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Sunday, June 21, 2015, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Celebrate Father's Day at Gordon Biersch's Brunch & Brews! Champagne brunch buffet, featuring free flowing mimosas, live music, and a delicious buffet for only $29.95 per adult, $14.95 per child 6 to 12, and kids five and under are free.

Father's Day At The Joint

Promotional graphic for Father's Day at The Joint

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

On Sunday, June 21, treat your dad to a steak at The Joint and he gets a free local draft of his choice! The Joint also serves Sunday Brunch from 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

James Hubbell’s Annual Father’s Day Open House

Photo of the Ilan-Lael Center which continues to be worked on.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Guests will have the opportunity to have a guided tour amongst the iconic property’s eight main structures, including the art studios, the famous “Boys’ House,” and chapel, plus the first-ever chance to explore the nearly completed Ilan-Lael Center.

Rei do Gado Brazilian Steakhouse Father's Day Menu

Promotional photo of a dish at Rei do Gado Brazilian Steakhouse.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The Father's Day special menu is all you can eat for $49.99 per person. Enjoy 20 different meat selections, Alaskan king crab legs and seafood bar, salad bar, hot dishes! We have live entertainment every night.

Father's Day Classic Car Show

Promotional photo of guests at Greenwood Memorial Park in San Diego.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The day’s free activities include a classic car competition in which guests are invited to vote for their favorites. Enjoy free hot dogs, two live bands, and local Mariachis performing throughout the park. There will also be a basketball competition.

Father’s Day At 333 Pacific

Promotional graphic for Father’s Day at 333 Pacific: "Let Us Grill The Perfect Steak For Your Dad"

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 11:30 a.m.

Treat Dad to his favorite meal this Father’s Day! Join us at 333 Pacific on Sunday, June 21st and enjoy great views and great food with your Dad.

Give Dads The Day Off At TWENTY/20’s Father’s Day Brunch

Promotional graphic for Father's Day brunch at TWENTY/20 at the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort and Spa, 5480 Grand Pacific Dr., Carlsbad. Courtesy of TWENTY/20 Grill & Wine Bar

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The menu will feature a grilled and smoked buffet, along with cheese and charcuterie boards, a variety of salads and even made-to-order beignets. Each adult diner will receive a complimentary craft beer from local brewery, Saint Archer, or wine.

Father's Day BBQ At The Ranch At Bandy Canyon - CANCELLED

Promotional graphic for the Father's Day BBQ at The Ranch at Bandy Canyon.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, noon

French master chef Patrick Ponsaty is creating a delicious barbecue menu perfect for a country-chic Father’s Day. Set to the sounds of live country music, this event offers family-friendly fun, food and entertainment. Pony, carriage and trail rides.

Father’s Day Celebration At College Avenue Center

Promotional photo of The Sophisticats

Sunday, June 21, 2015, noon to 1:30 p.m.

It’s a country-western Father’s Day celebration complete with a barbecue. Join us as we honor and celebrate the many men in our lives – husbands, fathers, grandfathers, friends and mentors, to name a few.

Father's Day Sunset Dinner Cruise

Promotional photo of Pacific Hornblower bow. Courtesy of Hornblower Cruises & Events.

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Treat dad to a truly memorable Father's Day on our special Sunset Dinner Cruise. You'll enjoy complimentary drinks upon boarding, three courses of fresh California fare, and photo-worthy views of San Diego. This might just be his favorite gift yet!

Father’s Day Special At Stake Chophouse & Bar

Promotional graphic for the special Father's Day menu at Stake Chophouse & Bar

Sunday, June 21, 2015, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Dad, you’re kind of a big deal, so we want to treat you this Father’s Day! Enjoy a three-course special menu including Bone-In New York Strip or Dry Aged Rib Eye. Optional Whiskey flight pairing available.