SocialMiami Father's Day Gift & Event Guide


Show Dad how important he is and plan a Father's Day outing that he and the whole family will enjoy. Here are SocialMiami's suggestions.



FATHER'S DAY AT BOURBON STEAK

Father's Day from 6 to 10 p.m.

Celebrate Dad's special day and dine at Bourbon Steak by Michael Mina. Dad will enjoy a complimentary hand-crafted Jim Beam cocktail created by the Bourbon Steak bar team in honor of Father's Day.

Bourbon Steak at Turnberry Isle Miami
19999 West Country Club Drive, Aventura
786-279-6600 (Reservations at Bourbon Steak)




DINNER AT CORSAIR BY SCOTT CONANT

Father's Day from 5:30 to 10 p.m.

Dine this Father’s Day at Corsair by Scott Conant and show Dad just how sweet he is. All dads will enjoy a complimentary Chef’s Choice Father’s Day Sundae to celebrate his special occasion.


Corsair by Scott Conant at Turnberry Isle Miami
19999 West Country Club Drive, Aventura
786-279-6800 Reservations




FATHER'S DAY SHOPPING EVENT

Wednesday, June 17 from 7 to 9 p.m.

The American Cancer Society will be the beneficiary of proceeds from de Grisogono's special Father's Day event. Join committee members, Fabian Basabe, Berthil Espergen, Sid Goldberg, Ken Gorin, Edgar Lozano, Mathieu Massa, Daniel Novela and Michael Ridard at de Grisogono to enjoy the celebration. Ladies too! From June 17 through Father's Day, a percentage of sales will be donated to the Miami Chapter of American Cancer.

de Grisogono at Bal Harbour Shops
9700 Collins Avenue, Bal Harbour
Rebecca@tarainc.com
http://degrisogono.com/




FATHER'S DAY CELEBRATION

Saturday, June 20 from 2 to 5 p.m.

Find that perfect gift for Dad at Dadeland Mall! Sponsored by Jackson Health System, celebrate Father's Day at Dadeland Mall at a fun and unique event. The area in front of the Art of Shaving will be the spot so take a seat and enjoy the festivities. A special station will be set up for Father's Day gift ideas, plus there will be raffle prizes, arts & crafts for the kids and lots more. Take advantage of special savings too at participating retailers throughout the Mall on Father's Day weekend.


Dadeland Mall
7535 N. Kendall Drive, Miami
305-665-6227
www.simon.com




DINNER FOR TWO FOR THE STEAK-LOVING DAD

Father's Day Weekend - Friday through Sunday

The Forge's Chef Christopher Lee has created a mouth-watering menu for two, available throughout the weekend for special grown-up celebrations honoring Dad. Start with a Caesar Salad; then share a 35-oz Dry Aged Porterhouse with a sauce of your choice and two sides; finish with a decadent Soufflé. How divine! Cost is $115 for two.

The Forge
432 W. 41st Street, Miami Beach
305-538-8533
www.theforge.com




BRUNCH ATOP DOWNTOWN MIAMI

Father's Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Make the special men in your life feel on top of the world while dining atop Downtown Miami at Tuyo. Enjoy commanding views of the city and Biscayne Bay while savoring dishes from a select menu prepared just for the occasion. Planning to celebrate early? Tuyo is offering a prix-fixe menu fit for a king on Friday and Saturday too from 6 to 10:30 p.m.


Tuyo at the Top of MDC's Culinary Institute
415 N.E. Second Avenue, Downtown Miami
305-237-3200 (Reservations)
www.tuyomiami.com




ITALIAN SARTORIAL STYLE

All week from June 14 to June 21

In honor of Father’s Day, Saks Fifth Avenue and the Italian Trade Commission have partnered to show American men the quintessential Italian Sartorial Style. Saks Fifth Avenue will donate a percentage of sales in the Saks Fifth Avenue Men's Collection all week to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. So spoil the special guy in your life with a good dose of Italian style and spruce up his summer wardrobe with great Father's Day gifts. Some ideas that he's sure to love are stylish shades, fresh summer scents, ties, pocket squares, lapel pins and so much more!


Saks Fifth Avenue - The Men's Store on Level One
5800 Glades Road, Boca Raton




DADS ROCK ON FATHER'S DAY

Father's Day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Bring Dad to the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science to spend the day immersed in the wonder of science! The whole family will enjoy the experience. See "Amazon Voyage: Vicious Fishes and Other Riches" and "The Year of Nostalgia" exhibition and lots more. Honoring all dads, the Museum will extend free admission to fathers - just mention "Dads Rock" at the box office to receive the complimentary admission offer.



Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science
3251 South Miami Avenue, Miami
305-646-4200
www.frostscience.org




MIZNER PARK DOWNTOWN DRIVE CAR SHOW

Father's Day from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Everyone from families to car aficionados will enjoy the Mizner Park Downtown Drive Car Show. See more than 100 cars, including antiques, classics, street rods, custom builds, race cars, sports cars, imports, hand-built cars and one-of-a-kind autos from 1900 to the present day lining the streets of Mizner Park. Admission is free, and Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida will be the beneficiary of any donations made during the day.


Mizner Park
327 Plaza Real, Boca Raton
954-315-1186
www.miznerpark.com




JEWISH FOOD WALKING TOUR

Father's Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Dad will learn the history of Miami Beach's SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area, past and present, and sample foods from Jewish restaurants. The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU's Walking Food Tour is a unique and fun adventure for locals and visitors alike and a treat for the whole family! $36 for JMOF-FIU members and $46 for non-members. Tour distance is approximately 2 miles with stops. All ages and fitness levels are welcome. Comfortable shoes and clothing are encouraged.



Jewish Museum of Florida - FIU
301 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach
305-672-5044
www.jewishmuseum.com




All American Father's Day Brunch

Father's Day from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Let Pop take a break and indulge in a tasty brunch buffet! This Father’s Day, American Social Las Olas invites pop to indulge in a tasty brunch buffet to celebrate his special day. He'll pile his plate high with made-to-order omelets, freshly pressed Belgian waffles, salt and pepper prime rib, fried chicken, chilled snow crab legs, house-smoked Atlantic salmon, sausages and bacon, roast potatoes, warm biscuits and gravy and an assortment of baked goods. The buffet is $23.95 per person which includes a cigar rolling station and the chance to win a gift certificate to Tommy Bahams. You can add all-you-can-drink deals starting at $10 per person to the cost of the buffet.



American Social Las Olas
721 E. Las Olas Boulevard, Ft. Lauderdale
954-764-7005
www.americansocialbar.com




PRIX-FIXE FATHER'S DAY DINNER

Father's Day from 4 to 9 p.m.

Celebrate with the whole family at Devon Seafood + Steak's prix-fixe dinner especially to honor the guys in your life. Priced at $42 (excluding tax and gratuity), the menu offers three sumptuous courses, with entrées to select from, a 6 oz. Center Cut Filet, 4 oz. Center Cut Filet with Seared Sea Scallops or Jumbo Lump Crab Cake, and a 14 oz. Kansas City Strip, all served with seasonal sides. Additional selections include a Maple Roasted Salmon in a bourbon glaze and Seared Georges Bank Scallops served with a lobster risotto and champagne beurre blanc. End the evening with one of Devon’s decadent desserts, like vanilla bean crème brûlée, luscious lava cake, fresh berries and cream or a warm apple croustade. Regular dinner menu will also be available. Devon Seafood & Steak will also host a Father’s Day Brunch Buffet with all the fixings priced at $35 for adults and $18 for kids, aged 5-12, with children 4 and under dining free; tax and gratuity not included.

Devon Seafood + Steak
11715 Sherri Lane (The Palms at Town & Country Mall), Kendall
305-275-0226
www.devonseafood.com




Breakfast of Champions!

Father's Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Start Dad's day off right with a Breakfast of Champions! Biscayne Tavern is featuring a special breakfast with bacon and beer-infused delights and an optional boozy bus tour. The $49 Breakfast Buffet includes YVE Hotel Wayfarer sunglasses and a "growler." Hearty favorites on the buffet include sweet morning pastries, fresh fruit, made-to-order omelets and several glorified bacon recipes with imaginative flavors like Butterscotch Coconut, Kiwi Fruit and Ginger, Strawberry Raspberry Marmalade-infused bacon and Candied Swine for dessert. These mouth-watering indulgences are accompanied by a courtesy craft beer that Dad will love. For an additional $56, Dad can hop on a Miami Brew Bus and take a tour of local craft breweries. A complimentary Uber ride to and from the hotel to the Miami Brew Bus is included.


Biscayne Tavern at the YVE Hotel
146 Biscayne Boulevard, Downtown Miami
305-307-8300
http://biscaynetavern.com




PARK AVENUE STYLE FATHER'S DAY BRUNCH

Father's Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The charming boutique hotel on Park Avenue, Vintro Hotel + Kitchen, wants to pamper the special men in our lives with a Brunch Buffet and all the fixings. On the menu to please any man are La Caja China (roasted pig), breakfast meats like beer marinated flank steak and skirt steak, roasted potatoes, scrambled eggs, Tortilla Española, a “Jewels of the Sea” raw bar, grilled lamb, pork and chicken, fire-grilled corn, pistachio and honey glazed Brussels sprouts, local fruits and berries and classic morning pastries. Also, a-la-carte menu items, like made-to-order omelets and Vintro eggs benedict with bacon Hollandaise, will be available. The $65 brunch includes bottomless sangria, champagne or craft beer. Live music will accompany al fresco dining on the patio overlooking Collins Canal.



Vintro Hotel + Kitchen
2216 Park Avenue, Miami Beach
305-674-9400
http://vintrohotels.com/vintro-kitchen




RISE 'N ROLL FATHER'S DAY BRUNCH

Father's Day from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

American Social Brickell will celebrate Father's Day offering American comfort food classics a la carte, live entertainment and a scenic view of the sparkling Miami River. The unique menu features PEI Mussels ($15) served with toast points; American Social Salad ($10.50) - a blend of lettuces topped with shaved fennel and heirloom tomatoes; New Yorker ($14.50), an authentic New York bagel with cream and mascarpone cheese, layered with smoked salmon; Peekytoe Crab Scramble ($18.50), scrambled eggs blended with Alaskan King crab, served with a mixed greens salad; Duck Confit Hash ($18), duck with purple potatoes, sweet potatoes, chorizo, red peppers and caramelized onions, served with a poached egg; and their popular Chicken and Waffles ($17), vanilla herb waffles and southern fried chicken decorated with wild cherries, mascarpone and bourbon maple sauce. Dads will also treated to complimentary “Cuban Cigar” bites, a remix of the traditional Cuban Sandwich in the shape of a cigar, and a Cigar Rolling Station to create perfect take-home treats. Top off any brunch entree with a choice of endless Belvedere Bloody Marys or Moet Mimosas for $36.95 per person.

American Social Brickell
690 S.W. First Court, Downtown Miami
786-801-2466
www.americansocialbar.com




FATHER'S DAY BURGER SPECIALS

Father's Day from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

In honor of Father’s Day, Bistro Cassis – Midtown’s dining destination for authentic French cuisine – will offer Dad a choice of three juicy sirloin burgers, along with fries and unlimited beer for $19. Dine al fresco or inside the cozy café and enjoy gourmet burger options piled high with your choice of caramelized onions, melted brie cheese and crispy bacon; tomato jam, Roquefort cheese and crispy onions; or braised pork belly with sautéed mushrooms and Cabot cheddar. Beers on tap include Pilsner Urquell, as well as locally-brewed favorites Wynwood Brewing’s Magic City Pale Ale and Biscayne Bay Saison Farmhouse Ale. These specials will be available during brunch from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and for dinner service from 4 to 9 p.m.

Bistro Cassis
118 Buena Vista Boulevard, Midtown
786-577-4410
www.cassismiami.com




WINDRIDGE YACHTS BRUNCH CRUISE

Father's Day - boarding time is noon

Give Dad a gift eminently more exciting and memorable than the typical cufflinks or tie. Bring the whole family aboard Windridge Yachts for a luxurious, one-of-a-kind experience on the water that Dad will always remember. Leave from Ft. Lauderdale in style aboard the luxurious Lady Windridge, a perfect setting to treat Dad to a whiskey tasting, a sweet and savory brunch buffet that includes a carving station, eggs, croissant French toast and chocolate fondue with fruit. Enjoy a relaxing cruise and stunning views along the Intracoastal Waterway, a sumptuous brunch, DJ entertainment, mimosas and bloody marys, and goodie bags for the kids. Prices start at $59.90 for adults and $39.94 for children aged 3 to 12, exclusive of taxes and fees.

Windridge Yachts at Tranquility Marina
2950 N.E. 32nd Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale
1-888-305-4800 Reservations
www.windridgeyachts.com




FATHER'S DAY BRUNCH

Father's Day from noon to 3 p.m.

Here's a brunch menu for all taste buds created by Chef Josh Elliott! From the Seas, a selection of East and West Coast Oysters, mignonette, Maine lobster and Grilled Corvina with heirloom tomato chutney; and From the Land, Braised Beef Short Ribs with potato puree, and aged Prosciutto di Parma. Plus there will be stations for buttermilk pancakes, assorted sweets and pastries, and seasonal fruit. Cost is $60 per person ($25 for children ages 5-12).


L’echon Brasserie
6261 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
786-483-1611




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