Not sure where to take good ol’ dad on Father’s Day (Sunday, June 19)? Take pops for a day out and spend some quality time with him on Father’s Day in Brevard! Here are some awesome ways the spend the day with dad.
Father’s Day Craft Beer Smorgasbord at Bugnutty Brewing Company
Beer? Food? What more could dad want on Father’s Day? Bugnutty Brewing Company, in Merritt Island, is celebrating Father’s Day with a four course meal and two pints of good brew. Menu includes braised spare ribs, bacon-wrapped brats with beer cheese drizzle, seared ribeye, baked potatoes, chocolate pecan pie and two pints of your choice of beer. This meal is definitely dad approved!
Father’s Day Whiskey Tasting and Hot Pink at Hogan’s Irish Bar
Hogan’s Irish Bar, in Cape Canaveral, is hosting an epic whiskey tasting, dad edition. On Sunday, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Hogan’s will have whiskey, snacks and music to celebrate Father’s Day. If pops is a whiskey aficionado, he’ll appreciate this. Irish soda bread and smoked salmon will be served after the whiskey tasting. The locals’ favorite band, Hot Pink, will be joining the party at 9 p.m. Tickets are $25 and include five samples of exquisite whiskey. Tickets can be bought at the bar.
Father’s Day Buffet at Baja Chowder & Seafood
Make sure Dad has an appetite because dads eat free at Baja Chowder & Seafood’s Father’s Day buffet, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Yes, free! With the purchase of a buffet ($16.95), dad receives his meal free! The buffet includes lunch and dinner favorites, seafood, roast beef, veggies, dessert and so much more.
Father’s Day Feast at Playalinda Brewing Company
Lucky for dad, Playalinda Brewing Company, in Titusville, is whipping up a special menu for his special day. On Sunday, starting at 1 p.m., the feast begins. Menu includes pork osso buco, beer brat skewers, ahi tuna poke, jerk chicken sandwich, chocolate stout candied bacon and more. This Father’s Day feast sounds like a no brainer.
Village Idiot Pub’s Trip to an Orlando City Soccer Game
Want to do something different for Father’s Day? How about bringing your dad to an Orlando City Soccer Game with Village Idiot Pub! On June 18, the crew from Village Idiot is leaving the pub at 3 p.m. and heading to The Hammered Lamb and The Thirsty Topher in Orlando, and will bar hop over to the game at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $65 and include the bus ride, ticket to the game, snacks and beer on the way there and back home. For tickets, call the Village Idiot Pub at (321) 301-4487.
Indian River Queen Father’s Day Dinner Cruise
If you’re looking to take dad out for a dinner he’ll never forget, take him aboard the Indian River Queen. This casual dinner cruise and riverboat adventure is perfect for the whole family to enjoy Father’s Day. The three-hour cruise includes complimentary boarding photos, live music, a dinner buffet and a complimentary beer or wine. The dinner cruise is from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets are $65 per person and can be purchased on IndianRiverQueen.com.
Father’s Day at the Brevard Zoo
If dad’s got a wild side, head over to the Brevard Zoo. To celebrate Father’s Day, the Brevard Zoo is offering free general admission into the zoo for all dads accompanied by at least one paying child of any age. Tickets must be purchased in person at the zoo on Father’s Day.
All dates and times are subject to change. Please check back for updates on where to celebrate Father’s Day in Brevard.
Father’s Day at Exploration Tower
Exploration Tower in Port Canaveral is offering dear old Dad FREE admission to the attraction on Father’s Day. Explore seven stories of space flight and area history. Learn about the earliest settlers to the area and the families and industry that created the foundation for the Cape Canaveral we know and love today. Exploration Tower is located at 670 Dave Nisbet Dr. in Port Canaveral. For more info call (321) 394-3408 or visit ExplorationTower.com.
By Alyssa Brady, Staff Writer