9 San Diego Father’s Day Activities and Events

Have you started planning for Father’s Day? This year, Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 20th, and it’s going to be here in a flash! We’ve compiled a list of our favorite San Diego Father’s Day activities and events to celebrate the father figure in your life. From brewery tours to museums, we got you covered!

4 golfers on the course

Photo Credit: The Loma Club

Book a Tee Time at The Loma Club

Play a round of golf, sip on local craft beer, enjoy a meal on the spacious outdoor patio, and more at The Loma Club in Liberty Station. Book a tee time online and enjoy playing golf with a view of our favorite city. 

USS Midway Museum - San Diego Father’s Day

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Take a Self-Guided Audio Tour at the USS Midway Museum

Visit the USS Midway Museum, the longest-serving aircraft carrier in the 20th century and one of San Diego’s most popular attractions. The museum admission includes a self-guided tour of the flight deck, hangar deck, and below deck. Spend the day experiencing over 60 exhibits throughout the historic aircraft carrier and honor the legend of the USS Midway.

Rent Pedal Boats in Point Loma with Eco Boat Rentals

Get out on the water, enjoy lunch on a pedal boat, say hi to the sea lions, and more with Eco Boat Rentals. Each pedal boat has the capacity of 3 adults and 1 kid (650lbs total). Our pedal boats are safe for seniors and families. Bring the entire family down to the H&M Landing in Point Loma, as every boat rental includes life jackets for everyone, including your dogs! 

Second Chance Beer Co. San Diego Father’s Day

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Enjoy a Craft Beer Tasting at Second Chance Beer Co.

Enjoy a pint of award-winning craft beer at Second Chance Beer Co. pouring at Carmel Mountain Ranch and North Park locations. Better beer for a better world is their motto, and what better way to celebrate Father’s Day than cheering with a beer in hand!


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Learn to Fly at Torrey Pines Gliderport

For the adventurous dads, take him for a tandem ride with world-class instructors at Torrey Pines Gliderport. Choose from paragliding or hang gliding and enjoy an incredible 20 to 25-minute flight over Torrey Pines coastal cliffs. Remember to get photos of the ride to share with others!

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Cruise to Belmont ‘Father’s Day Car Show’

Belmont Park is hosting its 8th annual Cruise to Belmont Father’s Day Car Show on Sunday, June 20th, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, with free parking and admission. Enjoy walking around and spectating over 150+ classic and modern cars on display. You can even participate in the car show by registering your vehicle!

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Home Grown Fun presented by the San Diego County Fair

Take your dad and the family for a day at the fair, and have fun seeing the pig races, riding the Ferris wheel, learning from the agricultural-themed exhibits, and more! Get outside and enjoy the homegrown fun! 

San Diego Padres game perfect activity for San Diego Father’s Day

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Catch the Padres vs. Reds Game Series

The San Diego Padres take on the Cincinnati Reds at Petco Park during Father’s Day weekend. Make it a goal to get on the jumbo screen by showing your impressive dance moves, enjoy local craft beer and eats, and cheer on our local team!

Climbing at Mesa Rim San Diego Father’s Day

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Rock Climb at Mesa Rim

Celebrate Father’s Day in Mission Valley, Mira Mesa, or San Marcos at Mesa Rim Climbing and Fitness and show dad the ropes! Make sure to make a reservation before arriving, and day passes will be available on the weekends.

We hope this list of San Diego activities and events helps you with your Father’s Day planning this year! The celebration will be here soon. Please let us know what you think of the curated list in the comments below; we’d love to hear from you.