Father's Day deals, events this weekend in San Diego

Posted at 3:08 PM, Jun 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-13 18:08:15-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Local restaurants and theme parks are welcoming dads for a day of fun in San Diego this weekend.

Father's Day events are set for the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Belmont Park, and at the San Diego County Fair, including live music, food, and more for the family.

National chains are also getting in on the fun, offering deals on gift cards and meals.

Here's a look at some fun events to take dad out to this weekend:

Local events:

Buffet at San Diego Zoo Safari Park: A special Father's Day buffet with live music will be held at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park!

Father's Day Fest & Car Show at Belmont Park: Take dad out Sunday to check out Belmont Park's "Cruisin' at Belmont" car show, featuring live music, kids crafts, beer tastings, and more.

Father's Day concert at Hotel Del: The Hotel Del Coronado is holding a Father's Day concert and BBQ, featuring live music from the Lt. Dan Band. Proceeds benefit the Gary Sinise Foundation.

Father's Day at Fairmont Grand Del Mar: The Fairmont Grand Del Mar will host a special Father's Day brunch and dinner Sunday.

Father's Day brunch cruises: Hornblower Cruises San Diego is taking dads out on the bay this weekend for Father's Day brunch cruises.

Family bowling at Tavern+Bowl: Hit the lanes with dad for a special Father's Day deal on an hour of bowling, pizza, and soda for $49. Valid at both the East Village and Eastlake locations.

Father's Day at the Fair: Dads can have all sorts of fun at the San Diego County Fair this weekend. Sunday will host a car show, wine and beer festivals, father-son look-a-like contests, and a live show by Grupo Intocable.

National chain deals:

Applebee's: Customers can take advantage of $1 Long Island Ice Teas for the entire month of June.

Baskin-Robbins: Get $3 off any ice cream cake or cookie cake with a special coupon here.

Hooters: Dads get 10 free boneless wings with any beverage or 10-wings purchase. Also, get an extra $5 gift cards when buying $25 in gift cards.

Olive Garden: Throughout June 24, customers who spend $50 on an Olive Garden gift card will receive a $10 gift card as well.

Red Lobster: For every $75 spent on gift cards, customers get two bonus gifts good for $10 or a free appetizer.