Father’s Day food and drink deals in Lakeland, FL

Fuel up after a round of cornhole with Gaskins Barbecue. | Photo by @gaskinsbarbecue

Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 19, and real talk: Dad doesn’t want another tie. What to get the person who’s got it all? We recommend the gift of quality time spent over a great meal at one of these local spots with deals just for dads.

🍖Father’s Day BBQ and Brews | Sat., June 18 from 3-8 p.m.

Visit Lakeside Village for lawn games + a classic car show, then grab a bite from the Gaskins Barbecue & Lobster pop-up and wash it down with a beer from The Brass Tap.

🥃 Nineteen61: Father’s Day Whiskey Dinner | Sat., June 18 at 5 p.m.

Treat your father figure to a four course dinner featuring Balcones Texas Whisky pairings + a complimentary cigar. Tickets are limited.

🍔 Blue Dog Craft Barbecue | Sun. June 19 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Get a delicious taste of what’s to come at the Blue Dog Craft Barbecue Father’s Day pop-up at The Joinery before its stall in the food hall officially opens.


Fathers can try Ax-Caliber’s flatboards, like the Hawaiian. | Photo by @axcaliber

🪓 Ax-Caliber | Sun., June 19 from 12-7 p.m.

Dads get half-price flatboards, a free draft beer + half-off an hour of axe-throwing or an hour in the Range.

🎶 Father’s Day Brunch | Sun., June 19 from 12-7 p.m.

Enjoy bottomless brunch mimosas, food from Our Noire Kitchen + Big Baby Bitez starting at 12 p.m., and live music from HB Jazz starting at 2 p.m. at Swan Brewing.

Lakeland Flying Tigers: Beer, Brisket & Baseball | Sun., June 19 at 1 p.m.

Take Dad out to the ballgame for Brunch in the ‘34 Club where he can feast on barbecue and receive a free draft beer while watching the Flying Tigers game.

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