It has been a dreary, rainy week and many Southwest Floridians have cabin fever. We want to get out of the house and not dodge a rainstorm. We want sunshine and fun times. To get you on the right path, here are 7 things to do for Fathers Day Weekend in Southwest Florida.

Many restaurants and shopping centers have special offerings this weekend to celebrate dear old dad. For example, Felipe’s is giving away a free Super Burrito. You just have to download their app and show it at the counter. There are some restrictions so check out the details here.

Superdad flier for free burritos from Felipe's for Fathers Day Weekend in Southwest Florida
For Fathers Day in Southwest Florida, Felipe’s is giving away a free Super Burrito. Enjoy all you Super Dads.

If you are looking for some gift ideas, click here for lively libations and more. Happy Father’s Day to all of you dads and father figures.

Also Happening Fathers Day Weekend in Southwest Florida

Many communities are hosting Juneteenth festivities this weekend. Juneteenth is a day commemorating the official end of slavery in the U.S. The official day is June 19th. You’ll find some local celebrations and activities to plug into by scrolling down.

Remember, if you have any upcoming events that you would like to share, please send them here. Here are your Weekend Vibes for June 14th through the 16th.

There are lots of things to keep you busy this weekend in the Fort Myers and Naples area. If you can, get out and support local events and business. Enjoy these 7 things to do for Fathers Day Weekend in Southwest Florida.

*Please note, events are subject to change. Some have already been canceled because of the week’s intense storms and flooding. It never hurts to confirm with a phone call or a quick check of social media and event websites.

  • Juneteenth Community Festival

    Juneteenth celebration in Fort Myers takes place Saturday at Roberto Clemente Park. There will be lots of entertainment, vendors, art, food trucks and more. The park is on Henderson Avenue and the fun goes from 3pm to 7pm. Free. More info here

  • Juneteenth in Naples-RESCHEDULED

    Update: because of the inclement weather, the celebration is being moved to next Saturday, June 22nd.

    This celebration takes place at River Park Community Center Saturday. Enjoy dancers, music and live entertainment. There will also be presentations, food, vendors and more. The center is on 11th St., in Naples beginning at 11am. Free.  More info here.

  • Cars And Coffee

    It’s the Father’s Day edition of this monthly event and the cars are expected to be better than ever. Check out the traffic circle for the cars of the month. There will be live music and  a complimentary beverage. Mercato is in North Naples. Sunday 9am-11am. Free. More info here  

  • Jurassic Quest

    Dinosaurs are invading Fort Myers. This family friendly show features all things prehistoric. There are inflatable dinosaurs, roaring dinosaurs, dinosaur fossils, displays and even rides. The fun is at Lee Civic Center in North Fort Myers. Friday through Sunday. Tickets start at $22 More info here.


  • World Giraffe Day at Naples Zoo

    Celebrate World Giraffe Day Saturday at Naples Zoo and South Street City Oven and Grill.  Start with feeding the giraffes from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Continue at South Street from 5:30-8 p.m. with a special craft cocktail for the 10th anniversary of World Giraffe Day. The proceeds benefit the Giraffe Conservation Foundation. More info here


  • Fort Myers Mighty Mussels

    Some of the Mighty Mussels’ games with the Lakeland Flying Tigers but here is the weekend schedule.

    Friday is Marvel Defenders of the Diamond Night & Jersey Auction. Dress like your favorite superhero for extra fun. It’s Kids Club Friday and fireworks following the game.

    Saturday is Beerfest. $20 plus your game ticket gets you free beer samples from over 50 beers of choice from 5-8 PM. There are also giveaways for the first 500 dads in honor of Father’s Day. 

    Sunday kids under 12 get in free and can run the bases after the game. There is also a Father’s Day Brunch, all you can eat from 11-1 for just $15 with your ticket. 


  • Pirate Day-CANCELED

    Marco Island Historical Museum had planned a day of family fun and learning. Since the event was being held outside, and the weather has been inclement this week, they have decided to reschedule. A date has not been determined yet. More info here.

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