If you’re tired of recycling the same ideas for this Father’s day or if that neck tie present is getting old, here is a chance to make some new memories. Whether your dad is a sports junkie or prefers an afternoon of wine tasting, there dozens of events this weekend in Orange County to keep your father entertained.
1. Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center
If you’re looking to get off the ground and test some landing skills, take your dad to an authentic military flight simulation center. It gives civilians the experience of flying a fighter jet in real flight simulators, no more children’s arcades. Flight gear, training and in-flight instruction are provided to ensure a challenging adventure. Guests can wait in the “Officers Club” and watch their dad pilot a Boeing 737. Order dad a gift voucher on their website or book a flight! http://www.flightdeck1.com/
2. Cruisin’ Brea Classic Car Show – Brea
June 15, 2014
10 am to 4 pm
If you were hoping to get dad that muscle car this year, but came up a little short, here is the next best thing. Each year the Brea Classic Car show draws more than 10,000 attendees to beautiful Downtown Brea. With more than 175 cars, Live music, free general admission and parking cruise down to the car show and indulge in some nostalgia.
Birch Street & Brea Blvd
3. Pretend City Celebrates Father’s Day – Irvine
June 14, 2014
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
If you’re looking to spend some quality time with dad and help in his personal hygiene regimen, Pretend City’s Father’s Day celebration is guaranteed to help. Children and dads get to enjoy the magic of playing together. Participate in for “tie-rrific” art activities all day, join in the afternoon for the shaving cream race, as dads and children participate in a shaving contest, and don’t forget about story time.
Irvine, CA 92618
4. Frisby Cellars Winery- Father’s Day Wine Tasting!
-Lake Forest, CA
Sunday, Jun 15 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
If your father enjoys the finer things in life and is looking forward to a break from the grind, treat him to Frisby Cellars Winery& Tasting Room.
Open 12-5 PM Saturday and 1-4 PM Sunday for tasting and wine gifts. Special Father’s Day discount on Tasting Flights for Dad.
*Discount valid with purchase of one regular tasting.
Phone (949) 243-6691
Must be 21
5. Angels Baseball
Finally, if your dad has a sports craving with his favorite team, take him out to the ball game. The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim play the Arizona Diamondbacks at Angel Stadium. Friday there will be fireworks and live music in the garden and Sunday, fans receive a Father’s Day oven mitt and pot holder 7:05 p.m. June 15 and June 16; 12:35 p.m. June 17.
Angel Stadium, 2000 E. Gene Autry Way, Anaheim.