Give Dad a celebration to remember this Father’s Day by checking out one of the many local events in Anaheim and across the OC! Whether the Dad in your life loves sports, music, or food, there’s something going on in town that’s sure to make his day all the more special. Here are some ideas of things to do with your dad to let them know they’re the world’s best!


Father’s Day at Disneyland® Park

Celebrate Father's Day this year at the “happiest place on earth” with a delightful Disneyland® Park brunch at the Plaza Inn that promises a unique experience for the whole family. On June 18, join Goofy and his pals for an all-you-care-to-enjoy buffet featuring a sumptuous selection of dishes such as tri-tip, fried chicken, made-to-order omelets, and chocolate butterscotch waffles, alongside specialty desserts and beverages.


Start the Father’s Day festivities with special photo opportunities alongside your favorite characters dressed in their “dapper” Father’s Day attire. Make sure to book your reservation in advance. The price for brunch is $75 for guests ages 10 and up and $35 for children ages 3 to 9.


Pixar Fest, Pixar Pier, Disney Balloons Anaheim

Pixar Fest at Disneyland® Resort

After brunch, dive into the excitement of Pixar Fest at Disneyland® Resort in Anaheim, CA. From now to August 4th, immerse yourself in a celebration of friendship, with plenty of sights, flavors, and activities to enjoy. Learn more about the Pixar Fest celebration


Dad’s Day at the Big A

Angels Stadium In Anaheim Ca

Angels Game with Dad

Treat Dad to the ultimate baseball experience by taking him to Angel Stadium. Every June, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim host a special celebration of fatherhood. Treat Dad to a game of catch in the outfield and take swings in the team’s batting cages. The event also features a behind-the-scenes stadium tour and a meet and greet with current and former Angels players! Play ball!



Father’s Day Cruises in the OC

Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching Dana Pride Cruise

Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching

Sea-ze the day and take Dad on a Father’s Day Dinner Cruise adventure hosted by Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching on Sunday, June 16 starting at 6 pm. This 2-hour barbecue boat party cruise on the 95’ foot Dana Pride is sure to make a special Father’s Day celebration. Enjoy an evening with live classic rock n’ roll music, a delicious BBQ buffet, beer tasting, desserts and more. Watch the sunset over the Pacific while you dine and dance the night away.



Whale Watching dolphin in Anaheim

City Cruises at Newport Beach

Embark on a wonderful Newport Beach Father’s Day Brunch Cruise for an elegant family get-together. Just off the Newport Beach Harbor, City Cruises is hosting a 2-hour cruise that includes a delicious brunch buffet with bottomless mimosas and domestic beer. Setting the mood with a live DJ set, enjoy the fantastic panoramic views as you soak in the Newport Coast. The boat’s open-air rooftop decks lend themselves to iconic family photos. Nothing says Father’s Day in OC like a celebration on the water.


Is brunch not your thing? Create wonderful memories over the Newport Beach sunset with City Cruises’ Father's Day Premier Dinner Cruise instead. On this 2.5-hour dinner cruise, experience spectacular views, DJ entertainment and a delicious plated dinner prepared with fresh ingredients. Available on Father’s Day, this activity is perfect for the whole family and a special treat for Dad. Water you waiting for? Book your cruise today.



Calling all Berry Good Fathers

Knott's Summer Nights 2023 Father's Day

Knott's Berry Farm

Knott's Summer Nights is a celebration of summer that you don't want to miss. Every night, you can enjoy live music and tasty treats at Knott’s Berry Farm. There will also be plenty of fun activities to explore, such as interactive experiences, family-friendly games, and Instagram-worthy photo opportunities. Bring the whole family and have a great time!



Enjoy a Steak Dinner

THE RANCH Restaurant & Saloon

THE RANCH Restaurant & Saloon

If Dad’s a serious foodie, one of Anaheim's most celebrated steakhouses, THE RANCH Restaurant & Saloon, will host its Father's Day weekend specials from June 16-18. Enjoy selections like surf and turf, bone-in pork chops, and a cowboy ribeye that any Dad is sure to love! Additionally, THE RANCH has put together a special Father's Day bourbon tasting featuring three award-winning varieties. 



Morton's The Steakhouse Anaheim Ca

Morton's Steakhouse

Located in The Anaheim Resort area, Morton's The Steakhouse offers an award-winning menu year-round. Celebrate Father’s Day with their special for the day, a flavorful Dry-Aged Kansas City Strip on Sunday, June 16.



Mastro's Steakhouse Costa Mesa, CA

Mastro's Steakhouse Costa Mesa

Mastro's Steakhouse Costa Mesa combines atmosphere, comfort and elegance this Father’s Day. Celebrate Dad with their award-winning wines, craft cocktails, USDA Prime steaks, and seafood. Make your reservations now.



Play a Round of Golf

Anaheim Hills Dad Miller Golf Course and Club House

Anaheim Dad Miller Golf Course and Club House

Anaheim Dad Miller Golf Course and Club House has become one of the best golf destinations for players of all levels. While on the course, enjoy a lake and many beautiful trees. This golf course is very walkable and offers shaded areas.



Anaheim Hills Golf Course

Anaheim Hills Golf Course

Located in the enchanting, natural terrain of the Santa Ana Canyon, the Anaheim Hills Golf Course is a popular destination for tournaments and remains one of Southern California’s best golf courses. The 18-hole park is beautifully maintained and includes a beautiful creek and old-grown trees that any golfer can appreciate.



Island Golf Center

The Islands Golf Center in Anaheim

At the Islands Golf Center, enjoy a unique experience with thirteen floating targets and two greens. Bring your clubs or rent them for only $3.00 each. And when hunger strikes, fuel up with a variety of options from our expansive kitchen menu, featuring sandwiches, burritos, burgers, and much more.



The Resort At Pelican Hill Golf Course

The Resort At Pelican Hill

The Resort At Pelican Hill takes it to the next level with beautiful panoramic ocean views and Italian-inspired architecture. Offering 36 holes, this beautiful course offers professional instruction and unforgettable sunsets.



Explore Local Breweries

Things to Do for Fathers Day in Anaheim, Golden Road Brewery

Father's Day Sip and Shop

Can’t wait to celebrate Dad? Head to the early Father’s Day Sip and Shop event on June 2 at Anaheim’s Brewery X, where you’re bound to find the perfect gift for Dad. Enjoy craft beer, delicious food, and live music, all in celebration of dads and father figures. The event will feature a craft station for kids to make matching tie-dye shirts and socks for Dad! They’ll also have a free photo booth on-site for Father’s Day picture keepsakes.


Local Anaheim Breweries

Does your dad like craft beer? Exploring local breweries in Orange County could be a great Father's Day activity. Since Anaheim was built on a strong German beer heritage, you will find the most dynamic craft beer scenes right here.  Let's make it a surprise and plan a fun day out! There are plenty of options to choose from, including Noble Ale Works, Radiant Beer Co., Golden Road Brewery, Unsung Brewing Company, Brewheim and Bottle Logic Brewing, all in Anaheim. Make sure to sign up for the Anaheim Brew Pass which allows you to enjoy exceptional savings on these breweries while celebrating Dad!



Rock and Roll with Dad in Huntington BeachRock and Roll on the Beach for Huntington Beach, CA

Biergarten at the Old World Village

Join the “Happy Father’s Day Celebration” on June 16 at Biergarten at the Old World Village in Huntington Beach. All ages are welcome to enjoy this lively Dad’s Day celebration. The all-day event will feature a free rockabilly concert by the Hot Rod Trio, beers, brats, and more. The party goes from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; however, making a reservation is highly recommended!



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No matter how you choose to celebrate this Father’s Day in Anaheim, you’re sure to make unforgettable memories with the dad or father figure in your life. From exciting adventures at sea to rock and roll concerts and relaxing dinners, every moment spent together with Dad is special. Check out Fun and Unique Things to Do in Anaheim for more fun activities you can do with Dad or as a whole family!


Happy Father's Day!