Father’s Day 2018 Johannesburg- 17th June: Specials, Events & More!
Father’s Day 2018 Johannesburg- 17th June: Specials, Events & More!
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Father’s Day 2018 Johannesburg- 17th June: Specials, Events & More!
🌟Spoil your father this Father's Day with these delightful lunches and dinners in the city of Joburg, create lasting memories and show him just how much you care.🌟
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Father’s Day 2018 Johannesburg- 17th June: Specials, Events & More!

🌟Spoil your father this Father's Day with these delightful lunches and dinners in the city of Joburg, create lasting memories and show him just how much you care.🌟
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Father’s Day 2018 Johannesburg- 17th June: Specials, Events & More!
🌟Spoil your father this Father's Day with these delightful lunches and dinners in the city of Joburg, create lasting memories and show him just how much you care.🌟

Dads hold a special place in our hearts, they're the never tiring aeroplanes, the parent who lets you stay up late or treats you to ice-cream for dinner. Show your dad exactly how much you care this Father's Day by treating him to something truly special!

To help you get a head start on your Father’s Day plans, we’ve summarised some of the best events, activities and ideas on how to treat your dad on this special day.

Whether you’re looking for a gourmet breakfast with a view, a live music event or a relaxing day on the course, we’ve got all you need to know about Father’s Day in the City Of Gold!

Travelling over Father's Day? Check out what the rest of the country is getting up to:

Quick JumpFather’s Day EventsAdventurous Father's DayFather's Day Lunch at Radisson Blu's Vivace RestaurantFather's Day Lunch Braai at The Devonshire HotelFather's Day Celebration at Toadbury HallFather's Day Greek Inspired Four Meat Spit BraaiFather"s Day Lunch @ 45 on DonovansFather's Day Things To DoFather’s Day at the ZooSouth African Lipizzaners ShowCompu-KartFather's Day Gift IdeasPlarium GamesInverroche GinBiltong MakerBeer BreadPersonalised Beer BottleReplace Me

Father’s Day Events

Not sure what to do this Father’s Day? Choose from our list of events and specials in Jozi and find the perfect way to spoil him this Father’s Day.

Adventurous Father's Day

The Magaliesberg Canopy Tour is an Eco-friendly adventure activity that takes one on a 2, 5 hour journey of discovery through one of the most picturesque gorges of the second oldest mountain range in the world.

@Mount Zion Properties Investments‎

The experience begins with a safety briefing at the Canopy Tour offices, during which you will also be kitted out with a sliding harness, safety helmet, sliding glove and pulley.a safety briefing, equipment, transport to and from the site.

  • Cost: R1525 - Adults
  • When: 17 June, 9am - 5pm
  • Bookings:
    • info@mountziontours.co.za
    • 011 492 1740
  • Where: Mount Zion Properties Investments, 20 Albert St, marshalltown, Johannesburg
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Father's Day Lunch at Radisson Blu's Vivace Restaurant

If you’re planning on having a braai this Father’s Day, why not give the man of the house a break from the grill and smoke and take him out for a special lunch in the city.

This year, Father’s Day falls on Sunday 17 June, so spoil dad with a feast fit for a king. Indulge at the newly renovated Vivace Restaurant, enjoy a scrumptious selection from the new a la carte menu and receive a complimentary craft beer for dad.

Show dad a unique view of the city while treating him to upscale dining, attentive service and the most breath taking Sandton skyline views - it’s a unique experience your dad will cherish for years to come. Vivace Restaurant is taking bookings from 12:00 and reservations are recommended in order to secure a spot on this auspicious day..

  • When: 17 June, 12pm - 3pm
  • Bookings: 011 245 8000
  • Venue: Vivace Restaurant, Radisson Blu Sandton
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Father's Day Lunch Braai at The Devonshire Hotel

Give your dad the celebration he deserves this Father's Day at the Devonshire Hotel.

@The Devonshire Hotel‎

Treat him to a very special braai lunch, the menu will feature a pot bread just like Granny used to make them as well as a variety of meaty options. Everybody loves a good potjie and Devonshire are spoiling dads with a choice of 2 unique and different potjie options.

  • Cost:
    • R299 - Adult
    • R239 - Pensioners
    • R149 - Children u12 yrs
    • FREE - Children u6 yrs
  • When: 17 June, 12pm - 3pm
  • Bookings:
    • reservations@devonshirehotel.co.za
    • 011 339 5611
  • Where: Devonshire Hotel, C/o Jorissen Ave & Melle St, Braamfontein
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Father's Day Celebration at Toadbury Hall

Father's Day is that one day a year where you demonstrate the most love for your Dad, Grandad and Hubby at Toadbury Hall. Your dad will definitely feel the Love.

@Toadbury Hall Country Hotel‎

Spoil him this Father's Day and let him sit back and enjoy his family with a traditional SA braai. The braai will feature some South African classics with a few twists on traditional marinates.

  • Cost:
    • R285 - Adults
    • R142.50 - Children u12 yrs
  • When: 17 June, 11:30am - 3pm
  • Where: Toadbury Hall Country Hotel, Plot 64, Beyers Naude Dr, Gauteng
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Father's Day Greek Inspired Four Meat Spit Braai

Celebrate this Father's Day by enjoying a Greek Inspired four meat Spit-Braai at InnJoy Boutique Hotel.

@InnJoy Boutique Hotel‎

We all know a braai rests very close to our South African dad's hearts, this Father's Day take full advantage of the four meat braai happening at InnJoy Boutique Hotel.

  • Cost:
    • R265 - Adults
    • R135 - Children ages 4-12 yrs
    • FREE - Children u4 yrs
  • When: 17 June, 11:30am - 3:30pm
  • Where: Inn Joy Boutique Hotel, 1033 Shirley Rd, Gauteng
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Father"s Day Lunch @ 45 on Donovans

Join 45 on Donovans for a very special 3 course Father's Day lunch.

@45 on Donovans

Bookings is essential for this one, as this 3 course meal is not top be missed. The meal will feature a Lamb Potjie (The only way into a dads heart) Chicken Potjie, pumpkin puffs and many local favourites.

  • Cost:
    • R130 per person
  • When: 17 June, 12pm - 3pm
  • Venue: 45 on Donovans, Glen Austin
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Father's Day Things To Do

The City Of Gold has an array of activities perfect for making this Father's Day one to remember.

Father’s Day at the Zoo

Johannesburg Zoo has provided entertainment for many generations of residents and visitors to Joburg in its more than 100 years of existence.

@The Johannesburg Zoo

Come and relive some childhood memories with your father (this time it’ll be on you).

  • Cost:
    • R80 - Adults
    • R50 - Children (3-12) & Pensioners
  • When: Monday - Sunday & Public Holidays, 8:30 - 17:00
  • Where: Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkview
  • More info: Johannesburg Zoo
  • Contact Number:
    • 011 646 2000

South African Lipizzaners Show

The whole family will love the Lipizzaners show. Watch the stunning white horses show off their grace and skill as they dance and perform their routines.

@South African Lipizzaners

This unique outing is sure to be a memorable one. Book your tickets through Computicket. Tickets cost R150. The show starts at 10:30.

  • Cost:
    • R150
  • When: 10:30
  • Where: 1 Dahlia Road, Kyalami
  • More info: Website
  • Contact Number:
    • 079 716 4792


Race your dad round the track in a fun-filled day at Compu-Kart Raceway. The racetrack is indoors so the cold won’t be a problem.

@Compu-Kart Raceway

There is a bar on the mezzanine level, overlooking the track, which is the perfect place to grab a post-win beer.

  • Cost: R50 - R200
  • Where: 2 Drakensberg Road, Longmeadows West Business Park, opposite Greenstone Shopping Centre, Edenvale
  • More info: Website
  • Contact number:
    • 011 608 1374

Father's Day Gift Ideas

Have you been giving dad the same gift for a few years now? Before you go out and buy the usual cigars, slippers and socks - have a look at our suggestions.

Plarium Games

Give your dad the gift that keeps giving, by giving we mean hours of endless fun doing what boys do best - Gaming!

Visit Plarium Games for more details, deals and exciting games to get any dads engine revving.

Inverroche Gin

Is your dad a lover of the finer things in life? He’ll be sure to love Inverroche Gin, infused with aromatic Cape Fynbos. Distilled and bottled in Stilbaai, Inverroche offers three varieties of gin as well as rum and liqueur. For more information or to organise a tasting have a look at their website.

Biltong Maker

This multi-purpose biltong and droewors kit has eight biltong hooks and a bulb fitting which makes it perfect for some delicious DIY.

This will cost you about R349 on Takealot.com. Visit their website for more information.

Beer Bread

If your dad likes beer and bread, look no further! This simple ready-made mix requires only beer and some mixing. You won’t need to look too hard for people to eat it. It costs only R63 for 450g and can be ordered through Faithful to Nature’s website.

Personalised Beer Bottle

If your dad is of the opinion that few things are better than a cold beer, why not give him just that? Personalise a Castle Lager six pack with NetFlorist. Each customised gift comes with a customised Castle label for you to include your dad’s name or a special message.

Check out the offer on Netflorists’ website. With their extensive list of ways to treat your sad this Father’s Day, we’re sure he’ll be left knowing just how special he is to you.

Replace Me

If your dad is into tech and gadgets then Replace Me has the perfect gift for the special man in your life.

They have everything from cell phone covers to wireless keyboards and more, visit their website to purchase the perfect gift for dad this year.

However you decide to honour your dad, make it extra special, as we never know how many more Father's Days we will get to spend with him. Celebrate all the men in your life and make this Father's Day the best one yet!

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