6 Things to do This Father’s Day

These Main Line-area events are the perfect way to spend quality time with dad.



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Breakfast with George Washington
June 16, Philadelphia

For dads who can’t get enough history, especially about the American Revolution, the Museum of the American Revolution’s breakfast with General George Washington is sure to be a treat. The museum will host a breakfast buffet in its Liberty Hall, where guests can mingle with the country’s first president over pastries and quiches.

101 S. 3rd St., Philadelphia.

Father’s Day Barbecue
June 17, Philadelphia

Give dad a break from the grill at this Philadelphia Zoo celebration. Dine among different animals in the zoo’s private dining room. The education staff will talk about animals’ paternal instincts, and guests can visit exhibits and observe these behaviors for themselves.

3400 W. Girard Ave., Philadelphia.


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Father’s Day Brunch
June 17, Springfield

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tavola Restaurant and Bar will serve a Father’s Day brunch buffet, complete with breakfast classics.

400 W. Sproul Road, Springfield.

Father’s Day Wine Class
June 17, Bryn Mawr

Oenophile dads will appreciate this Father’s Day themed class. What Am I Drinking?! Wine Education Study aims to demystify wine and increase knowledge on the subject. Toast dad from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. with this tasting.

28 Summit Grove Ave., Bryn Mawr.


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FatherFest
June 17, West Chester

This annual celebration of fathers and helicopter innovation will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center. This year’s theme is “Celebrate the Wonder of Flight.” Attendees can treat dad to a helicopter ride, peruse food tracks, enjoy a beer garden, and observe birds of prey in demonstrations and exhibitions.

1220 American Blvd., West Chester.

Fishing at Orchard Lake
June 17, Media  

Take dad to Linvilla’s Orchard Lake where you can fish for trout. Stocked with over 1,000 trout, this Father’s Day, dads can fish for free with paid admission for a child. All levels are welcome, and Linvilla Orchards provides rods and baits for those new to the sport.

137 W. Knowlton Road, Media.

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