Things to Do in Chicago for Father's Day

Celebrate your dad at several events around Chicago this weekend.

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Annual Father's Day Classic Car Show: Head to Oak Brook with your dad to see more than 90 antique, classic, vintage and specialty automobiles on display. The show will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on June 21 at Oakbrook Center.
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Daddy Daughter Dance: Girls, take your father by the arm and bring him to Little Beans Cafe in Chicago or Evanston for the annual Daddy Daughter Dance. The dance takes place in Chicago on June 19 and in Evanston on June 20.
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Canoeing at the Botanic Garden: The Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe organized a special canoeing adventure on the lakes at the garden for fathers and their children. Witness herons, fish, frogs and turtles as you paddle through the lakes. The event takes place June 20.
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Medieval Times: Take a trip with your dad to Schaumburg to watch jousting and experience a Medieval feast. Through June 21, dads get in for free with the purchase of one adult ticket. You can buy the ticket online using the discount code DFWEB15.
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Brunch on Lake Michigan: Take your dad out on Lake Michigan and treat him to brunch with Spirit Cruises, which is offering a Father's Day special. The cruise line will also host a Father's Day dinner, in addition to brunch. Both cruises take place June 21.
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Brookefield Zoo Barbecue: Take your dad to the Brookfield Zoo for a special Father's Day all-you-can-eat barbecue event. A premium cash bar will also be available until 2 p.m. Admission is $49.95 for adults and $35.95 for children older than 2.
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Tapas for Papas: Dine at Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba for Father's Day brunch. Spanish-style breakfast items are available as well as a special build-your-own Bloody Mary bar for dads. The deal runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 21.
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Get a Blackhawks Autograph: Chances are your dad is a Hawks fan this Father's Day, following the team's Stanley Cup win last week. Head to Westfield Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hils between Friday and Tuesday to meet some Blackhawks, including Patrick Sharp, Kris Versteeg and Teuvo Teravainen, and purchase photographs and pucks with their autographs.
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