Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week:
Father’s Day is June 19th. If you’re like me, you like to spoil your dad or the father of your kids. Here are some things to make Dad feel special without breaking the bank!
Free fun and events for Dad
Saturday, June 18: Lakeshore Learning, 327 NW Loop 410, 78216, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Free craft for kids. This week kids create a Out of This World! Card for Dad.
Sunday, June 19, Alamo Beer, 202 Lamar, 78202, 12:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
FatherFest at Alamo Beer! Free entrance with food & drink available for purchase: Several food trucks will be here competing to qualify for our Alamo Food Fight event. A $15 tasting ticket will get you five 2oz samples from the truck of your choice and you can vote for your favorite. A $25 tasting ticket will get you a FatherFest pint glass, your first beer, five 2oz samples from the truck of your choice and you can vote for your favorite. Each food truck will have their menu available too. The Urology Place will be offering free onsite PSA testing for first 300 men. There will also be a grilling challenge that randomly pairs celebrity chefs with dads from the crowd, Kiolbassa workshops, a washer tournament with prizes, live music, and a bouncy castle and big slide for the kids.
Sunday, June 19: Supper at Emma, 136 E Grayson St, 78215
Dad’s dining at Supper at Emma for Father’s Day receive one complimentary beer.
Sunday, June 19: Shoney’s at Windcrest, IH 35 North, 78239
Every dad dining at participating Shoney’s on Father’s Day gets a FREE slice of famous Pecan Pie with purchase of Father’s Day buffet or an adult entree. Dine in only. Available at participating locations on Sunday, June 19, 2016 only.
Sunday, June 19: Southtown Yoga Loft, 724 S Alamo, Suite 2, 78205
Free Yoga for Fathers on Father’s day at both Southtown Yoga Loft Locations.
Sunday, June 19: San Antonio Aquarium, 6320 Bandera Rd, 78238, 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Inspire Dad with a special Father’s Day at the San Antonio Aquarium. All dads get in free (or, if Dad is already a member, he can enjoy two free animal food tokens).
Almost-free fun and events for Dad
Saturday, June 13, Michael’s Craft Store (Multiple Locations), 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
For $2, kids 3 and up can drop in to make a Father’s Day Duct Tape Frame. In about 30 minutes, they’ll have a completed project to take home to dad.
Friday, June 17 – Sunday, June 19, San Antonio KOA, 602 Gambler Road, 78219
Kids camp free Father’s Day weekend at participating locations.
Saturday, June 18 & Sunday, June 19, Brown Expo at Traders Village, 9333 Southwest Loop 410 at Old Pearsall Rd 78242, 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
6th Annual Dia de los Daddys Car Show and Swap Meet. Enjoy fun foods like hot dogs, chips, and 12 oz. sodas for only one dollar each, while supplies last. Free admission, $4 parking per vehicle.
Sunday, June 19, Splashtown, 3600 North IH-35, 78219, 10:30 am – 8:00 p.m.
All fathers receive one free general admission when accompanied by any paid admission. (Phone: 210-227-1400)
Sunday, June 19, Urban Taco, 290 E. Basse Ste. 105, 78209, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
All father’s will enjoy a complimentary brunch menu item at Urban Taco with a minimum $20 purchase.
Sunday, June 19, participating Pollo Tropical locations
Give dad a break from the grill this Father’s Day and treat him to the flavors of the Caribbean at Pollo Tropical with a 2 Can Dine for $9.99 meal deal. The offer is available Sunday June 19 and includes:
- Any combination of 2 entrees, including the Small TropiChop or Quarter Chicken with rice and beans
- 1 regular size Sweet Plantains or Fried Yuca
- 2 fountain drinks
To receive the offer, guests simply text “DAD2016” to 52198.
How you can help empower fathers in the San Antonio community:
1) Honor your own father with a donation to Family Service. We will send a card to an address you provide letting your father know of the honor. Make a donation here.
2) Shop online! Amazon Smile is donating proceeds to benefit Family Service. Simply visit this link and shop!