Celebrate Dad this Weekend in Manhattan BeachJun 14, 2019 09:25AM ● By Jeanne Fratello
How are you going to celebrate that special dad or father figure in your life? We've got all kinds of ideas for you - from fun, to food, to gifts - right here in Manhattan Beach.
Beach Fun with Dad
Treat Dad to a day of fun on the beach with the Manhattan Beach Department of Parks and Rec's annual Father's Day Beach Volleyball Tournament on Sunday from 9:00 a.m. til noon. Fathers and daughters, fathers and sons win prizes and bragging rights in this all-ages recreational beach volleyball tournament. This is a recreational tournament with pool play only. Register for the tournament here.
Dine with Dad
Barsha Wines and Spirits: Give a beer, get a beer. This weekend when you stop by Barsha with Dad, buy him a draft beer, and you get your beer for free.
Kotosh: Treat Dad to dinner at this Japanese/Peruvian hidden gem in North Manhattan, and he'll enjoy free ice cream.
Rock'n Fish: Your favorite dad will love the special Rock'n Fish's Father's Day Favorite Sampler: a cup of chowder, artichoke, mac n' cheese, and Kapalua rib eye along with a Navy Grog for only $25.
Shade Hotel: Enjoy a "Penny Pint for Pops" special at [email protected] - a pint of draft beer is only a penny with the purchase of any entree (brunch and dinner menus served).
Simmzy's: Make a reservation for Fathers' Day brunch and Simmzy's will throw in a free 16-ounce Simmzy's beer for dad.
Westdrift Hotel: Westdrift's special Father’s Day brunch includes a BBQ, bourbon and craft brew tastings, bottomless bellinis, games, and live music. Come test your putting skills in the "closest-to-the-pin" contest for a chance to win a weekend stay.
Shop for Dad:
GROW: Father's Day weekend wouldn't be complete without that perfect grilled steak. GROW has a special on Prime New York steak for $19.99/pound. (Also just in - check out their fresh wild king salmon.)
Manhattan Denim: When's the last time Dad got some new threads? Manhattan Denim curates an extensive collection of great-looking menswear. For something different, look for the Aloha Hawaiian-style shirts with logos of their favorite baseball teams embedded in the print, or Pig and Hen customizable bracelets.
Pages, a Bookstore: Does Dad want a great read? Check out Daditude - The Joys and Absurdities of Modern Fatherhood, a new book by beloved L.A. Times columnist Chris Erskine. Also look for shelves of great summer reads for Dad and everyone in the house.
Trilogy Spa: Dads deserve to be pampered too~ Trilogy is going to treat one lucky dad to a free full Trilogy massage. To enter a dad you would like to see win, follow @trilogyspa on FB or Instagram, tag a dad that you love/ respect/ admire (one tag per entry, multiple entries OK). The winner will be announced on Sunday.
Right Tribe: Stop by this little shop in the alley to pick up one of Right Tribe's famous handmade leather visors - perfect for Dad for summer.
Wright's: Check out lots of great accessories for Dad, like hand-forged accessories from Studebaker Metals, bags from Will Leather Goods, and leather accessories from Tres Cuervos Leatherworks.