12 places where you can treat your dad in The Woodlands this Father's Day, June 17

Happy Father's Day Concept. Child Daughter Hiding Surprise Postcard Present for Her Dad.

Happy Father's Day Concept. Child Daughter Hiding Surprise Postcard Present for Her Dad.

If you still need plans for Father's Day this Sunday, consider treating your dad to brunch or an activity at one of these places in The Woodlands area.

Dads, Dinos & Donuts
June 16

The Woodlands Children’s Museum hosts this Father’s Day event during which participants can enjoy a donut breakfast, meet a life size dinosaur, create a dinosaur hat and a Father’s Day art project. Attendees can RSVP to the event in advance. 8-9:30 a.m. $5 per person. The Woodlands Children’s Museum, 4775 W. Panther Creek Drive, Ste. 280, The Woodlands. 281-465-0955. www.woodlandschildrensmuseum.com

Donuts with Dad
June 16

Learning Express Toys of The Woodlands hosts this Father’s Day event during which attendees can decorate donuts with frosting and sprinkles. 1-2 p.m. Free. Learning Express Toys of The Woodlands, 8000 Research Forest Drive, Ste. 140, The Woodlands. 281-298-0444. www.learningexpress.com/store/alden-bridge

Father’s Day Weekend at Saddle River Range
June 16-17

Saddle River Range offers a special Father’s Day package this weekend, which includes range fees/tie shoot, VETS, full auto rental, archery lane with crossbow rental, 30 minutes for standard firearm and archery lane and 30 minutes on VETS frame. Ammo is not included in the package. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. (June 16), 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (June 17). $49.99 per ticket. Saddle River Range, 4280 FM 1488 Road, Conroe. 936-271-2620. www.saddleriverrange.com

Father’s Day Craft Beer & Barbecue Festival
June 17

At this Father’s Day festival, attendees can sample local craft brews from 8th Wonder, Austin Eastciders, Back Pew, Cycler’s, Karbach, Revolver, Southern Star and St. Arnold as well as Texas-style barbecue, live music, games and movies. Children age 5 and younger receive free admission. Complimentary valet is included. Noon-4 p.m. $48 per adult; $25 per child age 6-12. The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-367-9797. www.marriott.com/houmw

Father’s Day at Fielding’s Local Kitchen + Bar
June 17

Fielding’s Local Kitchen + Bar offers a Father’s Day brunch special including a cornbread waffle, coconut shrimp with cane syrup barbecue sauce, mango chile salsa and a soft boiled egg for $19. The restaurant will also offer a special lunch and dinner menu item featuring a 24-ounce prime porterhouse with black truffle butter, scallop potato pie and fried young onions for $69. Reservations can be made in advance. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. $19-$69. Fielding’s Local Kitchen + Bar, 26400 Kuykendahl Road, Bldg. B, The Woodlands. 281-351-2225. www.fieldingslocal.com/fathers-day

Father’s Day Brunch at Amerigo’s Grille
June 17

Amerigo’s Grille host a special al la carte menu featuring soups and salads, classic brunch items, pastas, chicken and seafood dishes, steaks and $10 bottomless mimosas, sangria and Bloody Mary’s. Live piano music will also be performed from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. The brunch menu will be available form 11 a.m.-4 p.m., while the dinner menu will be available from 4-9 p.m. Reservations can be made in advance online or by phone.11 a.m.-9 p.m. Prices vary. Amerigo’s Grille, 25250 Grogans Park Drive, The Woodlands. 281-362-0808. www.amerigos.com

Father’s Day at Churrascos Woodlands
June 17

Churrascos Woodlands will offer a Father’s Day brunch buffet from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. for $29.95 followed by a special three-course dinner available after 3 p.m. for $34.95. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. $29.95-$34.95. Churrascos Woodlands, 21 Waterway Avenue, The Woodlands. 281-670-6335. www.churrascos.com

Father’s Day at Fielding’s Wood Grill
June 17

Fielding’s Wood Grill will offer a special brunch feature of huevos rancheros with chimichurri grilled flank steak, as well as a special wood fire-grilled steak from 44 Farms for dinner. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Prices vary. Fielding’s Wood Grill, 1699 Research Forest Drive, Ste. 130, The Woodlands. 832-616-3275. www.fieldingswoodgrill.com

Broken Barrel Father’s Day Brunch
June 17

Broken Barrel hosts a special al la carte Father’s Day brunch menu featuring a fruit medley, Guatemalan pound cake, Nutella stuffed French toast, coconut creme brulee, mushroom toast, breakfast tostada, frittata, crab cake benedict, shrimp grilled cheese, barbecue sliders and steak and eggs. Reservations can be made online in advance. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Prices vary. Broken Barrel, 1950 Hughes Landing Blvd., Ste. 1900, The Woodlands. 713-389-5628. www.brokenbarrelwoodlands.com

Father’s Day Brunch at The Woodlands Country Club
June 17

The Woodlands country Club hosts a special Father’s Day brunch for members and guests of members on Sunday. Reservations can be made in advance by phone. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $28.95-$34.95. The Woodlands Country Club, 100 Grand Fairway Drive, The Woodlands. 281-863-1400. www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/The-Woodlands-Country-Club

Jasper’s Father’s Day Brunch
June 17

Jasper’s in Market Street will offer a three-course meal for Father’s Day that will feature aztec tortilla soup, hearth smoked salmon, chicken and waffles, key lime pie and triple chocolate cake. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. $45 per person. Jasper’s, 9595 Six Pines Drive, Ste. 900, The Woodlands. 281-298-6600. www.jaspersthewoodlands.com

Father’s Day at Morton’s Grille
June 17
Morton’s Grille will offer a 3-course prix fixe menu to celebrate Father’s Day this weekend. Menu items include steakhouse chili, 8 oz. prime Manhattan steak, chicken picatta and white chocolate pecan bread pudding. $39 per person. 12-9 p.m. 25 Waterway Ave., The Woodlands. 832-585-0794. www.mortonsgrille.com


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