Father’s Day in SLO CAL has your perfect line-up of food, music, beverages and activities. Enjoy an array of get-away experiences to satisfy everyone, including dad!
You’ll want to give dad a place to rest his head on Father’s Day at Hotel Cerro in San Luis Obispo after all this activity. Their Father’s Day package includes a 15% off coupon for two+ night stays (6/14/21 – 6/30/21) including a spa treatment at Spa Cerro (gentleman’s purification facial or Swedish massage) and a $25 daily food & beverage credit at Brasserie SLO. Use promo code “DAY4DAD” when booking.
DINE + DRINK
Take dad out for pulled pork sliders with coleslaw at Cypher Winery in the historic Paso Robles train station on Father’s Day. Toast one of the final farewells to Paso Robles cooking icon Miss Oddette as she departs from SLO CAL (see SLO CAL’s feature on Miss Oddette). Wine flights, glass and bottle service as well as a complimentary cigar with purchase of a glass of wine or Zinfandel Port will be available.
Pricing: $20 for two sliders. Make your reservation at the tasting room online or by calling or texting 805-237-0055.
Enjoy Father’s Day lunch (11:30am-3pm) on the patio for burgers, ranging in price from $17-21. Paso Robles Chef Jeffrey Scott will also have shared plates and dessert options. If you prefer dinner, arrive the day before (Saturday, June 19) for their Summer Supper Series, which has chicken tagine or merguez sausage on the menu. Dinner will be $60 per person with wine sold separately.
DINE + DRINK + MUSIC
There’s always an event at Cass Winery! Kick-off Father’s Day weekend on Friday (June 18) with their Surf & Turf Winemaker Dinner from 6-9:00pm with proprietors Ted and Steve Cass. The 5-course meal will be served on the veranda of their barrel room, surrounded by music and vines. Tickets are non-refundable and available at $140 per person (does not include tax or gratuity).
Robert Hall Winery
Sippin’ Sundays Concert at Robert Hall Winery has something special for Father’s Day. Violinist Patrick Contreras will be on the patio performing. Enjoy tastings from 10am-4pm and kitchen service options, like the Cuban sandwich or Wagyu sliders.
Head out to Paso Robles’s HammerSky winery for their Live Music on the Lawn event this Father’s Day. Grab a picnic lunch from The Sandwich Truck Paso, on-property at HammerSky every Sunday. Make a tasting reservation or simply join for bottle service on the lawn with no reservation required (bring your own lawn chair and no outside food allowed). Father’s Day music will come from band, The Incrementals, from 1 – 4pm
Four Lanterns Winery
Grab your ticket for Father’s Day at Four Lanterns Winery for their Sunday Evening Concert Series from 5-7:30 pm. The Casey Biggs Jazz Band will be playing. Casey has a collection of old time favorites perfect for dancing or listening too as you enjoy the peaceful summer evening. Food will be available for purchase from Choco Mexican Grill. Order your ticket for $15/attendee online.
Tooth & Nail
For Father’s Day, enjoy live music with your glass or bottle service from 1-4pm at Tooth and Nail Winery in Paso Robles. Food will be available for purchase and tastings will run on a separate patio from 11:30am-5pm. Arrive a day before (Saturday, June 19) for a semi-private sunset tasting experience at $120 per person with the full kitchen menu available until 6:45pm. If you give them 48-hours notice, their Instagramable Castle Rooftop Dinner seatings for two will take place on Saturday either at 6:00 or 6:30pm.
The day before Father’s Day (June 19), take your loved ones (21+) to Villa San-Juliette for gourmet burger night, live music and wine for $50 per person. The Summer Solstice at the Villa tickets grant you access to a welcome glass of rosé, in addition to two other glasses on premises and a food ticket for a Wagyu beef burger bar filled with premium toppings, salad and a veggie medley (vegetarian options available upon advanced request). The evening will include music by Lulu and the Cow Tippers from 6 - 8:00pm.
ACTIVITY + MUSIC
SLO Brew Rock
Join SLO Brew Rock’s 1st Annual SLO Brew Block Party for free live music and Makeshift Muse Market, showcasing over 25 local makers, dunk tanks, axe throwing, yard games and more. Music festivities kick off Friday (June 18 at 5pm) in San Luis Obispo and continue through Father’s Day with the market running from noon-5pm on Saturday and Sunday. Father’s day will feature SLO Vibes Jazz ensemble and a closing set from Latin jazz / funk band Supernova. Craft cocktails, beer, wine and daily food specials for the whole family.
Sea Pines Golf
Hit the tees, or enjoy a night at Morro Bay’s Sea Pines Golf Resort's Barefoot Concerts on the Green series the night before Father’s Day (June 19) with musical guest The Mother Corn Shuckers. The outdoor concerts begin at 2 pm and continue until 6 pm every Saturday and include barefoot dancing on the putting green, food and beverages available for purchase.
Mid State Fair Market
Dairy Creek Topgolf-esque Experience
Stick with the golfing theme with Dairy Creek golf course halfway between San Luis Obispo and Morro Bay. Their Toptracer® analyzes your shot’s launch, speed and curve in real-time as you hit your ball our to their live range. Play fun games, competing against your friends in person as well as players online, around the world. Prices after 5pm are $50 per bay and can accommodate four people max with availability online. Order food and drinks from The Siren el Chorro, which will have live music from noon-3pm on Father’s Day.
San Luis Obispo Circus
If you are looking for something that will spin dad's head this Father's Day, head to Madonna Inn for Circus Vargas at either 12:30, 3:30 or 7pm . The 2021 production ” Mr. V’s Big Top Dream," will entertain the whole family with acrobats, daredevils and flying trapeze. VIP experience range from $70-60 and various pricing is maintained through the back of the arena to $28-18. Children under 2 are free (sitting in adult’s lap).