Heck, maybe mom has always been all the dad you ever needed.
No matter who they are, you love them so much, you've decided to give them a gift they'll actually appreciate this Father's Day: food, beer, and the opportunity to enjoy both without lifting a finger.
If you're tired of the same old boring gifts, but not sure what to do or where to bring that special father figure in your life come Sunday, June 19, here are ten events happening this Father's Day in South Florida that will let dad sit back and relax — and you won't have to do too much, either.
10. Treat Dad to a Full Moon Beer Pairing Dinner at Shooters Waterfront
3033 NE 32nd Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Call 954-566-2855, or visit shooterswaterfront.com.
Enjoy a cold beer — or, more precisely, five — with Dad at Shooters Waterfront’s monthly event. The restaurant will present a five-course beer pairing menu for $49 per person. While star- and sky-gazing from Fort Lauderdale’s Intracoastal Waterway, sous chef Brian
9. Half-Priced Beer and Kids Eat Free at Big Time Restaurants
This Father's Day, the Big Time Restaurant Group eateries will be treating dads to half-priced draft and bottled beer all day (and night). The offer is good with the purchase of an entree. If you have kids, the deal gets even sweeter. Those under the age of 10 can eat free from the kid's menu when accompanying dad on his special day. Participating restaurants include Louie Bossi's Ristorante and Big City Tavern in Fort Lauderdale; Grease Burger, Beer & Whiskey
8. Win a Car for Dad at Seminole
5550 NW 40th St., Coconut Creek. Call 954-977-6700, or visit seminolecoconutcreekcasino.com.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek will be honoring dads by offering a number of dining options as well as the opportunity to win a 2016 BMW Z4 Roadster or up to $1,000 in Free Play. On the dining front, the casino's
7. Glennfiddich Scotch Whiskey Tasting at Total Wine
11221 Legacy Ave., Palm Beach Gardens. Call 561-622-7340, or visit totalwine.com.
Here's something you don't get to taste every day: Glenfiddich's 18-year-old Scotch
6. Give Dad a Day Off the Grill at Racks Downtown Eatery + Tavern
402 Plaza Real, Boca Raton. Call 561-395-1662, or visit racksboca.com.
If you miss the gluttonous brunch feast once served at Fat Rooster in Delray Beach, you're in luck. On Sunday, June 19 — this Father's Day — Racks Downtown Eatery + Tavern in Boca Raton will begin serving a reinvented Sunday brunch with a pop-up — Fat Rooster Southern-style. Menu items feature Southern Organics biscuits, the restaurant's once-famous chicken 'n’ waffles, and Southern-style hash browns. There are also bottomless mimosas and bloody