Whether you want to treat dad to a great meal, a round of golf, or experiencing some childhood nostalgia, Oshkosh has something for every dad. Visit Oshkosh has compiled a round-up of special events, deals and more happening on Father’s Day in Oshkosh. 


Want to dine outdoors on Father’s Day? Check out our outdoor dining guide here. Otherwise, check out these great specials and promotions happening on Father’s Day.

Fox River Brewing Company - Why not pair craft beer with live music? Artist Levi Douma will be playing at FRBC on Sunday, June 19th from 5:30-8:30pm. 

Fox River Brewing

Gabe's Wisconsin K + T - Stop by Gabe's on Sunday, June 19th between 9am-2pm for a Father's Day Brisket Brunch! Enjoy Brisket brunch specials including a brisket burger, brisket benedict, brisket burrito, and so much more! Sip on a Father's Day BBQ Bloody Mary while you're waiting for your brisket brunch!

Game Time - Baby Back Ribs and a Brew! Join Game Time Sports Bar for Father's Day, let dad kick back and enjoy 'fan'tastic food, sports and his family in one place! Reservations preferred, but not required: 920-479-1085

The Howard - Treat dad to a rockin BBQ meal for dads, by dads! Enjoy a complimentary Old Fashioned and some good grilling. Make your reservations here.

Mineshaft Oshkosh - Enjoy a Father's Day Buffet at the Mineshaft of Oshkosh! From sweet options like french toast or fresh fruit, to savory options such as biscuits and gravy or broccoli and bacon egg strata, you can't go wrong with this yummy buffet! Call 920-252-4940 for Reservations.

Parker John's - Enjoy some tasty BBQ and pizza with a side of Live Music by Sam 377 Blues Revue! Grab a seat on the outdoor deck and have yourself a Sunday Funday.

TJ's Harbor - Celebrate Father's Day on the patio at TJ's Harbor with live music from Sarah Day! 

TJ’s Highland - TJ’s will be featuring a Prime Rib and Boozy Brunch on Sunday from 10am-3pm. You could also book a round of golf for Dad that day too while at the Oshkosh Country Club! Reservations recommended; call 920-231-1076 for a brunch reservation.



Blades and Boards - Does your father need to relieve some stress? Let him throw axes at Blades and Boards! They are open on Father’s Day from 12-6pm. You can also purchase a gift card for him to throw axes on a later date. 

EAA - Give the gift of flight for Father’s Day! Take dad to the EAA Aviation Museum, where he can see over 200 historic airplanes. If your dad dreams of becoming a pilot, consider flying lessons with EAA and an introductory flight.

EAA Museum Yellow Plane

Escape Oshkosh - If dad doesn’t mind being locked in a room with the family, why not try Escape Oshkosh? Escape rooms are also great for dads that enjoy games and puzzle solving. They will be open on Father’s Day from 11am-8pm, or you could opt to purchase a gift certificate for a later date. 

The Grand Oshkosh - Give a father figure in your life something to look forward to!  Treat him to a live performance at historic Grand Oshkosh or purchase a gift certificate for a future show!

Glow in the Park-  Oshkosh's Glow in the Park mini golf course is sure to be a family hit! 

Mineshaft Oshkosh - The Mineshaft not only has a Father's Day buffet, but they also have a large game room that is great for kids and dads who are still kids at heart.


Waterfest Oshkosh - Give the gift music!  Buy dad tickets to an upcoming Waterfest concert!  You can purchase tickets online!

The Great Outdoors

Enjoy the Trails - Take advantage of our trails. We have trails for cyclists, runners/walkers, and horseback riders. If you use our trails, please remember general trail etiquette. 


Go Fish - Go fishing on Wisconsin’s largest inland lake: Lake Winnebago. Learn about the fish in Lake Winnebago here and where to find boat launches/permits/etc. here

Golf - Let dad play a round of golf on Father’s Day. Check out our blog post on different golf courses in Oshkosh. You can opt for traditional golf, miniature golf, or even disc golf. 

Golfing at Oshkosh Country Club

Loos Cruises - On the Loos Cruises will be offering a Sunday Funday cruise from 1-3pm on Father’s Day, perfect for the whole family. Rather enjoy a cruise without kids? They also offer evening cruise options on Thursdays-Saturdays.

Menominee Zoo - If you haven’t been to the Menominee Zoo yet this season, why not go on Father’s Day? 

Midwest Rental Company - Rent a jet ski, kayak, pontoon or stand up paddle board and treat dad to a day on the water! 

Pollock Community Water Park - Let dad be a lazy guy on the lazy river. The Water Park is the perfect place for families to spend Father’s Day together and dads swim free on Father's Day with the purchase of a child admission. 



The Artful Gift - Find a variety of gifts perfect for dad at The Artful Gift. You can find whiskey glasses, beer bottle openers, flasks and more. 

artful gift fathers day

House of Flowers - If your dad likes green, why not consider buying him a plant from House of Flowers? They offer a variety of houseplants your dad will love.

Oaks Candy - If the dad in your life loves quality hand dipped chocolates, Oaks Candy is the place to visit! Build your own box, or pick up an assortment of delicious chocolates and many other goodies like nuts, fudge, taffy, and more!

Wisconsin Herd - Celebrating all MVP dads! Purchase a Wisconsin Herd Father's Day bundle, which will come with a select Herd polo and Herd or Bucks dad hat of your choice, two free Herd koozies, and while supplies last, a Giannis MVP trophy bobblehead all for just $65. Valued at $90. Shop this limited-time deal: bit.ly/HERDFathersDayPack


Did we miss any Father’s Day specials or events? Let us know in the comments! And don’t forget to share your Father’s Day fun with Discover Oshkosh on Facebook and Instagram for a chance to be featured!

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