Father’s Day is June 19th and you’ll want to make it special for your dad. South Florida has so many options for wowing gay dads, dads of gays and the special men in your life who played the role.
Perfect Ride: Fort Lauderdale Nissan 1501 South Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale 561-454-6808 ftlauderdalenissan.com
The 2016 Nissan Juke isn’t just a crossover, it’s a sports cross over. Z inspired, fierce hood and aggressive muscular lines, it’s the perfect 2nd car for dad tooling around town! MSRP from $20,250.
Electric Bikes are a thing: The Electric Bicycle Store
NE 26th and Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale 954- 565-0562 theelectricbicyclestore.com
Get him moving with the hippest thing on the streets. Phantom commuter e-bike is a legend in the electric bicycle industry. Prodeco Tech Phantom series is widely considered the most aggressive and affordable electric bike on the market. $1,999.
For sipping on the balcony of his condo: ABC Wines and Spirits
3355 N Federal Highway Oakland Park 954-630-0054 abcfws.com
ABC Wines and Spirits feature the best in whiskeys and bourbons along with a team to help pick the perfect flavor. Calumet Farm Bourbon Whiskey $49.99.
Styling on Deco Drive: The Webster Collins Ave Miami Beach
1220 Collins Ave Miami Beach FL 33319 305-674-7899 thewebster.us/shop
Mark Jacobs Shadow Leaf Shirt. Navy blue ‘Shadow Leaf’ shirt from Marc Jacobs featuring a notched collar, a chest pocket, short sleeves, a front button fastening and a straight hem. $660.
Nice Smooth and Wrinkle Free: Miami Mini Med Spa Westfield Broward Mall
8000 W Broward Blvd #1725 Plantation 954-424-2000 tachmesmd.com
Conceived by the professional team at Miami Beach Plastic Surgery, Mini Med Spa specializes in discreet, non-invasive treatments that make a huge difference for dad. From Botox and laser hair removal to body contouring and facials. Botox, at Mini Med Spa small is the new big. Botox Gift Certificates available.
The Key Lime Smile: Fireman Derek’s Pies
2918 N Miami Avenue Miami 786-703-3623 firemanderekspies.com
Featured on the Food Network’s Unique Sweets Fireman Derek is serving up a lip smacking Key Lime. The most delicious way to give Dad a pie in face. Whole Key Lime pie $25.
Squeaky clean and feeling fresh: Cactus Car Wash
2975 N Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale 954-396-1317 cactuscarwash.com
A good scrub under the chassis is all Dad needs to feel fresh on the road. He’ll relax in their Southwestern-themed lobby complete with fireplace and free iPad usage. $25 gift card gets a great wash and a tip.
Reserve Recline and Relax: AMC Cinema Suites
3401 NE 26th Terrace (Coral Ridge Mall) Fort Lauderdale 954-566-9666 amctheaters.com
If he’s a blockbuster Dad, he’ll love a summer of movies at AMC Theater’s Cinema Suites. Imagine a recliner in the theater with burgers and fries. Dinner and Movie for 2 estimate $80.
Making his mark: The BBQ Depot
5881 Pembroke Road Hollywood Florida 877-983-0451 thebbqdepot.com
Weber Genesis Propane (LP) Gas Grills – This Weber Genesis Gas Grill – E-310 features an enclosed cart with corresponding painted steel doors with stainless steel trim stainless steel handles and accent colored painted side and rear panels. $849.
The wind in his hair: Everglades Holiday Park
21940 Griffin Road Fort Lauderdale 954 434-8111 evergladesholidaypark.com
He’ll love zipping across the “River of Grass” at top speeds. The Everglades ultimate thrill will get him back to nature but in a covered passenger compartment so he can enjoy in any weather and keep from getting sunburned. The pass includes an alligator demonstration by the world famous “Gator Boys” $28 per adult.
Stand up kind of guy: Sunrise Paddleboards 2520 N Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale
2520 N Federal Highway 954-440-4562 sunrisepaddleboards.com
Sunrise Paddleboards lessons. Make the most out of the South Florida waterways with dad on a board. Lessons from the best in the business Sunrise Paddleboards. Rental 2 hours $40.