All About Dad’s Day

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Dedicated  And  Devoted, he deserves the very best on his special day. We made a list of some of our favorite ways to enjoy San Diego with our dads – fun outings, golf, movies and more!

Cinema Under the Stars –  Indiana Jones  Raiders Of The Lost Ark

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Looking for an adventurous movie night on Father’s Day weekend?  Cinema Under the Stars, San Diego’s premier  outdoor  theater,  will be screening the Indiana Jones classic,  Raiders Of The Lost Ark.

They have perfected the outdoor movie experience. The theater has a 20-foot screen with HD projection and surround sound. Seating ranges from single and double zero gravity recliners to love seat  cabanas to  deck chair/ottoman with table.  There is a  retractable covering,  as well as complementary blankets  and space heaters –  all the amenities to keep you warm, cozy, and dry.  Popcorn, candy, and assorted beverages  are  available for  only  $2 each.

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June 15–18, 2017 – 8PM

Flagship’s Father’s Day Cruise

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Set sail with  Dad on Flagship!  Bring the man of the hour to a Beer ‘N’ Brats brunch or Prime Rib three-course dinner cruise to celebrate the holiday.  Guests will be served mimosas upon boarding, unlimited domestic beers and music from a live soloist throughout the 25 miles of ocean scenery.

Beer ‘N’ Brats Brunch -  Omelet, seafood and carved meat stations, oh my! Grab some ice-cold beer and bratwursts smothered in sauerkraut and hot mustard while you’re at it.

Prime Rib Dinner -  Meat me at dinner! Flagship’s famous, tender, juicy prime rib is the way to your Dad’s heart. Enjoy live entertainment and the magnificent views during your three-course meal.

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June 18, 2017

64.50 per adult

38.70 per child 4-12

free for children under 3

Hotel de Coronado’s Annual Father’s Day Concert and Barbeque

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This event supports America’s veterans and military families, beginning with a skydiving show, followed by  a barbecue and live music from Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band. They will cover hits from Bruno Mars, Bruce Springsteen,  Kelly Clarkson, and more! Food, beer, wine, cocktails and soft drinks will be available for purchase and sand chairs rentals are available for $20. Attendees are welcome to  bring their own blankets, chairs and umbrellas,  although  umbrellas  must be taken down by  show time.

With its timeless charm and casual elegance,  Hotel de Coronado has been  San Diego’s legendary oceanfront beach resort for over 128 years.

Purchase tickets

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June 18, 2017 – 11AM
75 per person

Drinks with  Dad:  Union Kitchen & Tap Gaslamp

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For  dads who are  sports enthusiasts, Union Kitchen & Tap Gaslamp is the perfect place to  take  them to watch the final round of the  U.S. Open. Sip on $5  Bloody  Marys  and drafts, while also enjoying a  specialty Father’s Day food menu.

This refined, yet rustic  downtown hot spot was inspired  by the original Union Kitchen & Tap in Encinitas.  There is a generous patio seating that connects a lively indoor vibe with refreshing outdoor spaces.

For reservations, please call: (619) 795-9463

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June 18, 2017
à la carte

Dine with  Dad:  French ‘Foie-ther’s  Day’

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Bleu  Bohème,  a neighborhood restaurant that serves accessible, affordable and comforting French cuisine,  is offering a three-course meal  that has foie  gras  in every course, such as  foie  gras  ravioli and foie  gras  with bacon jam and served on a Belgium waffle. Wine pairings are available for an additional $30 per person.

Restaurant Owner, Ken Irvine, has  one  mission: “It is simply for  people coming to our restaurant to be transported around the world, and to travel with us for an evening, to a place of well-being and happiness.”  Bleu  Bohème is designed to create a feeling of France’s past generations and  has been  named  San Diego Magazine‘s Best French Restaurant since 2010.

For reservations, please call: (619) 255-4167

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June 18, 2017
75 per person

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Barbeque Buffet

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Spend the day with  Dad  at the Hunte  Nairobi  Pavilion located  inside the Safari Park to enjoy live music,  a cash bar, and a delicious and bountiful barbeque buffet specially made by Chef Joshua Mireles.  His creations are locally produced and sustainable for the Safari Park’s many special events.

For reservations, please call: (619) 718-3000

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June 18, 2017 – 11:30AM

46.95 per adult

18.95 per child 3-11

(plus price of admission)

Go For A Round Of Golf  With  Dad

The Grand at Del Mar

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After paying a one-time  18-hole green fee, fathers staying at The Grand have the opportunity to play unlimited golf for the rest of the day. This special also includes a custom club fitting and a complimentary logo golf hat.

The Tom Fazio-designed course is 7,160 yards long. The rolling hills, lush surroundings and breathtaking views will make you want to head right back to the first tee after holing out on the 18th.

For room and golf reservations, please call: (888)  314-2030

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June 17-18, 2017
250 green fee

The Grand will  also  be offering dining options  for the weekend:

Dining at Amaya

Savor special dad-inspired dishes, including a 10 oz. Kobe Beef Burger for brunch and a White Prawn with Prime Strip Loin for dinner.

For reservations, please call: (858)  314-1988

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Brunch: 11:30AM-2:30PM

Dinner: 5:30PM-10PM

Dining at The Clubhouse Grill

Treat dad to an à la carte brunch menu, featuring  Huevos  Rancheros, House-smoked  St. Louis Ribs and Chicken ‘n’ Waffles.

For reservations, please call: (858)  314-1988

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Maderas  Golf Club

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Playing Maderas, the Johnny Miller-designed course, which measures nearly 7,200, is  already a reward in itself. But on  Father’s Day there is a  $25  gift card for when  Dad and a guest play.

Standard: 210 per person

Twilight: 105 per person

There will also be a  Father’s  Day BBQ with a selection of salads, BBQ Baby Back Ribs with  Maderas  BBQ Sauce & Grilled Tiger Shrimp with Lime and Ginger, as well as desserts the whole family will love.

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Just in case  Dad can’t make it to the course that day,  there’s the Ultimate Father’s Day gift package:

  • Five one-on-one golf lessons with PGA pro John Darling
  • A custom driver fitting and a new  TaylorMade  R11 driver

For tee times or gifts, please call: (858)  451-8100

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