Treat your dad! Make a plan for Father’s Day this Sunday

Dads really are special. Treat yours to a day out this weekend; there’s loads going on this weekend so you’re spoiled for choice!

We’ve collated some of your options into a handy dad-type guide:

Culture dad

Amberley Museum - Dads Can Do – Dads go free!

Amberley museum is running a special day of hands on activities including crafts for children. With crafts, pottery and train driving experiences (subject to availability) for the Dads.  The steam trains area also running and there’s lots to entertain the whole family. Plus there’s FREE ENTRY for Dad with each accompanying paying child (not in conjunction with any other offer).

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Weald and Downland Living Museum – Dads go free!

Weald and Downland Living Museum is offering all dads and grandads free entry the on this special day! Visitors can watch and take part in a range of crafts, activities and demonstrations across the museum.

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Green-fingered dad

Westbourne Open Gardens 

Westbourne opens its gardens for charity this Sunday. Owners of at least 17 gardens will present the triumph of their efforts, though the gardens are greatly varied in size, features and planting. For children, the Westbourne fairies and elves have been working overtime to create enchanting houses to be sought out amid foliage in the gardens. Members of Westbourne’s WI will be offering refreshments in the Parish Hall and on the Rectory Lawn. In addition, there will be more substantial lunch and snacks available elsewhere in the village. Proceeds to local charities. Cost: £8.00 adults, accompanied under 14s free. How to get event passports: Tickets will be available on the day from the Village Square and the Parish Hall.

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Car-mad dad

Stansted Park – Free entry to the house for Dads

See a selection of vintage and classic cars parked outside the House. We have the fantastic Jazz Magic Trio keeping us entertained and bopping to the beat and scrumptious ice-cream and craft ales outside on the front lawn. As an added bonus there will be traditional garden games to play on the South Lawn as well as a new 'Challenge Dad' competition and, as always, FREE entry to the house for all those wonderful Dads!

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Gastro Dad

Pallant House Restaurant

Make a fuss of your dad and indulge in our tasty, seasonal 3-course Sunday Lunch menu including a traditional roast with all the trimmings! There will be plenty of options to choose from with delicious starters, traditional main courses including fish and vegetarian options and to round off the meal, let dad forget about his waistline on his big day and enjoy dessert from a beautiful array of desserts. Join for lunch any time between 12.00pm and 4.00pm in our relaxing restaurant, or, weather permitting, dine alfresco in the charming courtyard garden under the trees.

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Purchases Bar and Restaurant

Treat your Dad to something extra special this Father's day with a delightful Sunday lunch at Purchases Bar and Restaurant. Our popular Sunday lunch offers a selection of traditional mouth-watering dishes with all the trimmings served in a relaxing atmosphere. Make this Father's Day an occasion to remember! 2 courses for £21.95 - 3 courses for £24.95.

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Adventurous Dad

Fathers Day Paddle with Fluid Adventures

If your Dad is anything like the Fluid teams Dads, they will love paddling to the pub for a meal! Treat your dad, take him out for a paddle to build up an appetite, then into the pub for lunch!

The trip departs from Itchenor and using the rising tide to push you up the harbour, past Chichester Yacht Basin, to Dell Quay, where you will land for lunch at the Crown and Anchor Pub. Along the way the team will make sure to include as many "Dad jokes" as possible!

After landing at Dell Quay, you're free to go into the pub and have lunch. Why not arrange for more of the family to meet you there?

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Whatever you do, we hope you have a lovely weekend!

Posted on June 13th 2018Category: Blog