Father's Day Events Around Chicagoland
Find out more about what's happening around the suburbs and in the city for Father's Day this year!
Father’s Day 2018 Glen Ellyn Events
Father’s Day at Sunset Pool
When: Sunday, June 17 | All Day
Where: Sunset Pool | 483 Fairview Ave.
For every child admission, families can enjoy one free pool pass! Dads and grandfathers are admitted as long as they accompany a child! Learn more here.
Gone Fishin’ Derby
When: Saturday, June 16 | 8 AM to 9:30 AM
Where: Lake Glen Ellyn | 645 Lenox Road
Bring dad and whole crew for this early morning event! You have one hour to catch as many fish as you can. Awards for largest fish caught, smallest fish, most fish and best dressed fisherman will be given to participants. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required and no walk-up registration is available.
Father’s Day 2018 Wheaton Events
Outdoor Concert: Guitarra Azul & R-Gang
When: Sunday, June 17 | 10 AM to 4 PM
Where: Cantigny - Parade Field | 1S151 Winfield Road
Bring your lawn chairs or blankets for this two-band concert. Each band will take turns jamming from morning through afternoon! Guitarra Azul is a world class group that evokes spirited dance with irresistible rhythm! Food trucks will be available for snacks and meals.
Father’s Day 2018 Lisle Events
Father’s Day at the Bavarian Lodge
When: Sunday, June 17 | Noon - 9 PM (bar open until 10 PM)
Where: Bavarian Lodge | 1800 Ogden Ave.
Bavarian Lodge is accepting reservations for parties of five or more. Walk-ins are welcome too! There will be a substantial wait if you don’t make a rez, however! Enjoy some amazing local and German beers as well as amazing food like duck wings, burgers and wiener schnitzel.
Father’s Day 2018 Lombard Events
Summer Ride Wine & Paint
When: Saturday, June 16th | 7 PM - 9:30 PM
Where: Art Life Gallery & Studio | 425 S. Main Street
Bring dad into the art studio for wine, beer, soda and candy! Outside food is brought in at no charge. Make sure you register today because space is limited. Anyone under 18 must come with an adult.
Father’s Day 2018 New Lenox
Daddy and Me at Nova Quarter Horses
When: Saturday, June 16 | 6 PM to 8 PM
Where: Nova Quarter Horses | 10123 W. 187th Street
Celebrate Father’s Day and have fun! This amazing experience will include riding lessons with a tour of the barn. Every child will be given the materials needed to create a memorable keepsake. Come on out and enjoy a great time with your children.
Father’s Day 2018 Frankfort
When: Thursday, June 14 | 5 PM to 8 PM
Where: Downtown Frankfort
Check out vintage Buicks and Cadillacs during a nice walk through downtown Frankfort. Visit local businesses, bring chairs and blankets and have some fun with community members and car aficionados. This is a free event and perfect for people who don’t have time over the weekend to celebrate with dad.
Concerts on the Green
When: Sunday, June 17 | 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Where: Frankfort Administration Building | Breidert Green
Enjoy live music downtown on the green! This is a free event available to community members. Bring dad, some sodas and a blanket to enjoy. This event is sponsored by the Frankfort Chamber of Commerce.
Father’s Day 2018 Chicago
Gold Coast Art Fair
When: Sunday, June 17 | 10 AM to 6 PM
Where: S. Lake Shore Drive & E Monroe St.
View incredible artwork, live music, delicious food and amazing activities for kids at the Gold Coast Art Fair. If your dad is into the arts, this is an even you can’t miss! Bottle & Bottega is offering three classes per day. Valet parking is even available to make your day easier.
Spirit of Chicago Brunch and & Dinner Cruises
When: Sunday, June 17 | 12 PM to 2:30 PM
Where: Navy Pier
Set sail for brunch or dinner aboard the famous Spirit of Chicago. Depart Navy Pier and cruise Lake Michigan for two hours with picturesque views of Chicago’s skyline. Your dad will enjoy the buffet that includes omelets, hash browns, BBQ sirloin and roasted chicken. Learn more here.