Fun for FATHER’S DAY

Car Shows, festivals, boats, painting and frosty beverages!  LOTS to do with dad this weekend for FATHER’S DAY (in addition to all the other events on our Weekend Fun).  Check it out here.  – Shellie Hart

Father’s Day restaurants

June 21, 2015

OpenTable lists restaurants that offer special brunch, lunch, and dinner menus on Father’s Day.

Wooden yacht parade & tour

June 19 – 21, 2015 (if dry)

Watch a parade of classic boats on the Seattle waterfront Friday 2 to 4 p.m. Wear soft-soled shoes to tour the boats Saturday and Sunday at Bell Street Pier Classic Rendezvous at Pier 66.

Redmond beer festival

June 19 – 21, 2015

Washington Brewers Festival offers 400 beers from Washington breweries, live music, food trucks, and a kids’ area at Marymoor Park in Redmond. No dogs.

Clean comedy

June 19 – July 25, 2015

ComedySportz is two teams of comedians acting out humorous situations based on audience suggestions at tiny Atlas Theater in Fremont.

Father’s Day letters

June 20 – 21, 2015

Hear touching and hilarious letters that were written to or by famous fathers when Letters Aloud presents Dear Dad on Capitol Hill. Video.

Strawberry fest / car show

June 20 – 21, 2015

Wild Strawberry Festival has 2 days of entertainment, music, food vendors, and family activities at Burien Town Square, plus Sunday car show & chili cook-off.

Father’s Day train ride

June 20 – 21, 2015

Fathers get a free 70-minute train ride at Northwest Railway Museum with any paid child on Father’s Day weekend, departing from North Bend or Snoqualmie.

Onion festival

June 20 – 21, 2015

The Sweet Onion Festival includes great food & beer, entertainment, vendors, onion-eating contests, a kids’ zone, and 5K, in Walla Walla. Free admission.

Father’s Day painting party

June 21, 2015 (1 to 3 p.m.)

Create a sailboat sunset painting at BrushCapades with or for Dad. The event includes instruction, supplies, wine, and snacks.

Father’s Day car show

June 21, 2015

Admire hundreds of vintage and classic cars at Fenders on Front Street, which includes live music, family activities, and awards in Issaquah. Free.