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Father’s Day Guide

One of the best ways to show dad how much you love and appreciate him is to spend quality time together. With our busy schedules, it’s more important than ever to take a day to give gratitude for our fathers.

Every dad is different, so below is a highlight guide to help you plan the perfect day. Whether it’s a sunrise yoga class, beachside concert or brunch you never have to go far to be at the heart of it all on Fort Lauderdale Beach.

Thursday, June 17

jack black skincare for fathers day gifts

Experience Hyperice and Jack Black treatments during the Dad's & Dudes men’s health open house at Heavenly Spa by Westin on Thursday, June 17th from 5 – 8:30pm. Both men, significant others and any adult seeking Father’s Day gift ideas are welcome to attend. All attendees will be entered to win a Jack Black service of their choice and dinner for two at Lona Cocina & Tequileria, the resort’s award winning Mexican restaurant and bar.
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Friday, June 18

friday night sound waves family

Round up the whole family and come enjoy the free Friday Night Sound Waves concert at Las Olas Oceanside Park from 6:30 - 9:30pm. Before the music begins, attendees are invited to sip, sup and shop the new Makers Market from 4-10 pm, while children are treated to fun and games at the CATCH Kids Club between 4:30 and 6:30.

Saturday, June 19


With our seemingly never-ending sandy shores and 300-miles of navigable Venice-like canals, there is no shortage of water activities to experience on Fort Lauderdale Beach's three-mile barrier island. Whether you are looking to take your dad on a dive deep or parasail to new heights, we’ve got you covered in our Top Watersports Activities Guide with some of the most enjoyable ways to get in, out and under the water with your dad on Father's Day.

Sunday, June 20


bonnet house

Step back in time and experience life as it was in the 20s and 30s at Bonnet House Museum & Gardens. Dads receive complimentary admission with one full paid adult admission.  Tour the historic house museum filled with a delightful collection of art and personal treasures from the Bartlett family as well as explore the nature trails filled with native plants, trees and an occasional monkey or swan. Tickets sold at the door.


wild thyme breakfast board

Enjoy a beautiful, bountiful brunch board feast at Wild Thyme Oceanside Eatery this Fathers Day. Their signature brunch boards are perfect for sharing with family and friends  and priced at $49.95 per person. Reservations are suggested for service between 11:30 am and 4 pm. View complete menu details at: wildthymeoceanside.com/fathers-day-brunch

beachside brunch at lona restaurant

Try out Lona Cucina & Tequiliaria's new bottomless Sunday brunch during Father’s Day. Enjoy chef attended action stations and bottomless brunch cocktails for $46 per person including unlimited margaritas, mimosas, and Bloody Mary's. Brunch is served between 11:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

burlock coast brunch menu

Celebrate with oceanfront views at Burlock Coast this Father's Day. The à la carte menu and $34++ bottomless beverages features all of your brunch cocktail favorites and specialty Rum Old Fashion's for the special man in your life. Reservations required by calling (954) 302-6460 or via Open Table.
fathers day mermaid brunch

Celebrate the special men in your life this Father's Day during a special Mermaids and Mimosa Brunch at the world-famous Wreck Bar from 11am-3pm. Families of all ages will enjoy the Swimming Mermaids from 12pm-2pm and Photo Opportunities from 12pm-2:30pm.

For more early morning until late night fun, our calendar of special events offer a little something for every interest and unique experiences welcoming everyone under the sun.