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
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.
Flagship’s Father’s Day Cruise
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.
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
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.
Drinks with Dad: Union Kitchen & Tap Gaslamp
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
Dine with Dad: French ‘Foie-ther’s Day’
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
San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Barbeque Buffet
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
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
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
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
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
Maderas Golf Club
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.
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