This Sunday, June 19th, is Father’s Day! Time to celebrate the dad in your life. No matter what your dad loves to do, there is something for everyone happening this weekend around VENICE and the Suncoast. Here’s a list of the top activities for you to show your dad how much you appreciate all that he does!

1) THE GREAT FATHER'S DAY RACE 2016 5K RUN/WALK. If you and your dad love to be active, challenge yourself by running in the Great Father’s Day Race held on Saturday, June 18th, at Siesta Key Beach (948 Beach Road) in Orlando. Registration and Packet pickup begins at 7:00 am. For registration information, click on the link provided

2) FATHER'S DAY BRUNCH AND BREW. Bring your father to the World of Beer on Main Street in Sarasota for the ultimate Father’s Day breakfast. Your ticket includes breakfast, craft beer at brewery stops, transportation on the Siesta Trolley, and much more. Event begins at 11:30 am.

3) FATHERS AND FENDERS CAR SHOW. For the car loving dad, check out some hot wheels at Five Points Park (100 Central Avenue) in Sarasota for their 4th Annual Fathers and Fenders Car Show on Sunday, June 19th. The show will feature all makes and models of cars, both old and new.

4) GUIDED SEGWAY TOURS. Explore downtown Sarasota and the Bayfront on a Segway with your father. Pleasure Florida Guided Segway Tours is giving dad a free ride with one paid admission. See the community in a whole new way on your Segway!

5) SARASOTA JUNGLE GARDENS. Visit one of Sarasota’s favorite attractions with your dad. This tropical paradise offers numerous opportunities to see amazing plant and animal life with your family. Dad gets to come for free with the purchase of one full priced admission on Sunday.

6) FATHER'S DAY BRUNCH AND DINNER. Treat your dad to a delicious brunch or dinner on Father’s Day at Pier 22 (1200 1st Avenue West) in Bradenton. The brunch buffet will be available between 11 am and 3 pm. Beginning at 4 pm, Father’s Day Specials will be offered throughout dinner. On top of all the amazing food, your dad will receive a complimentary draft beer or Bloody Mary!

7) SARASOTA MUSIC FESTIVAL. If you want a truly musical experience, head over to the Sarasota Music Festival with your father. This amazing classical concert series presents the next stars of the musical world. Enjoy the festivals second symphony on Saturday, June 18th, at 8:00 pm at the Sarasota Opera House.

A big thank you to the dads in our community for all that you do!