Make Dad Feel Extra Special!

Make Dad a Big Deal! From golf specials to boat rides with a view, Washington Parent makes it easy to find the perfect way to celebrate Father's Day in the DMV. Give Dad a Day to Remember!

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June 17: Father's Day Brunch
On the Potomac
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. $$ Tickets. Delicious buffet-style brunch menu, stunning views of D.C. iconic sights, onboard entertainment and interactive games. All dads receive a complimentary drink! Departs from Pier 4, 600 Water St., SW, Washington, DC. , 866-302-2469.


June 16: Father's Day Campfire
Meadowside Nature Center
6:30-7:30 p.m.. Ages 2+. $$ Registration. Spend your Saturday evening at our campfire learning about some "wild" fathers as we enjoy dinner for Dad. Bring your own hot dogs and drinks. We'll supply buns and the fixins, and s'mores for dessert! Meadowside Nature Center, Rockville, MD. , 301-258-4030.

June 17: Dad's Day Challenge
Darnall's Chance House Museum
Noon-4 p.m. All ages. $$ Celebrate Father's Day colonial-style! Help dad learn how to be a proper 18th century gentleman. Try hands-on activities highlighting different colonial trades. 18th-century entertainment, colonial cooking and more! Darnall's Chance House Museum, Upper Marlboro, MD. , 301-952-8010.

June 17: Fit Father's Day Celebration
Empowering Dads, Father Figures, Families & Kids
10 a.m.-noon. Free. Register. A fun-for-all group exercise and health celebration. Enjoy Zumba, healthy snacks, fitness games, $2,500 in prizes, "Mr.. Fit Father" Contest, and more! Silver spring Civic Center, At Veterans Plaza, 8525 Fenton St., Silver Spring, MD. ,

June 17: Happy Father's Day
Clark's Elioak Farm
10 a.m.-5 p.m. All ages. $$ Come out and visit all your favorite trucks. There will be an antique fire truck and antique cars, farm & construction equipment, vintage Army jeep, a super-charged-way-cool pick-up and much more. Gem mining and geode cracking. Clark's Elioak Farm, Ellicott City, MD. , 410-730-4049.


June 16-17: Father's Day Weekend
Mount Vernon
9 a.m.-5 p.m. All Ages. Tickets. Spend Father's Day with the Father of the Country and hear George Washington share his thoughts on fatherhood. George Washington's Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon, VA. , 703-780-2000.

June 17: Father's Day Museum Open House
Gadsyb's Tavern
1-5 p.m. All ages. $$ Gadsby's Tavern Museum offers free tours for all visiting fathers on Father's Day. ,

June 17: Golf Course Beer Tasting Cookout
Pohick Bay Golf Course
Noon-3 p.m. $$ Preorder online. Come out and enjoy the range, good food and local craft beer from the Forge Brewery. Deals on Range Balls, Hot Dogs and Burgers! , Lorton, VA,