From USA Today:
"Free beer? Toast dad to these Father's Day deals"
Dads deserve to be treated like kings Sunday. Several restaurants are offering free treats and discounts to help celebrate dad and save you a little money. Sunday also is the last day to take advantage of many gift card promotions at restaurants nationwide, which can make for a good last-minute gift.
The following freebies and specials are only available Father's Day, unless otherwise noted, at participating locations.
Bass Pro Shops: The outdoors store has free in-store family activities for its Gone Fishing event from noon to 4 p.m. June 17 and 18 at participating locations nationwide. Free activities include learning how to cast a reel at a catch-and-release pond, free photo downloads, seminars, giveaways and more.
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s: Dads get a free meal with the purchase of another entrée up to $10 value at participating locations.
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse: Dads get a free limited-edition pint glass on June 17 and 18 while supplies last.
Duffy's Sports Grill: Dads get a free pint of beer with any meal purchase and a $10 MVP bonus added to their loyalty account, which can be redeemed June 19 through July 22.
Firehouse Subs: Dads get a free medium sub with purchase of another medium or large sub, plus a side and a drink when you show coupon at participating locations.
Cashback and mobile shopping app Ibotta is having its first-ever “Hops for Pops” free beer rebate. Only on Sunday, when dad orders a beer at any bar and restaurant nationwide, earn $5 back through the smartphone program.
First Watch: Dads get a free small bag of premium coffee with their meals while supplies last.
HoneyBaked Ham: Buy one sandwich, get one free with this coupon June 16-18 at participating locations and while supplies last.
Hooters: The Father’s Day dine-in deal includes 10 free boneless wings with the purchase of a beverage and any 10 boneless or Original Hooters Style wings at participating locations.
Hurricane Grill & Wings: At participating locations, buy one entrée with a minimum purchase of $8.99 and dad gets a free entrée of equal or lesser value up to a $16.99 value. Cannot be combined with other offers, coupons or discounts.
PDQ: Dads get a free combo meal with the purchase of one kids meal at participating locations.
Pilot Flying J: From June 18 through 24, dads get a free cup of Pilot Coffee when they show a coupon on their phone from Pilot Flying J’s Facebook page.
Ruth Chris Steak House: Dads who dine in Saturday and Sunday will get a $25 dining card to use on a future purchase June 19 through Aug. 27. Select locations will have specials on Sunday.
Tijuana Flats: Dads get a free taco on Father’s Day and a drink, which can include a draft beer. No coupon is needed but sign up for the Tex-Mex restaurant’s Flathead email club
Bertucci’s: Dads dining in on Father’s Day get a coupon for free meatballs to use on a future visit. While supplies last and one per dad or per party, according to this Facebook post.
Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse: Dads who dine in on Father’s Day between 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. will get a dining card for a free lunch or dinner to redeem June 19 through Aug. 10. Cards are available while supplies last. Plus, kids 6 and younger dine free and ages 7 to 12 are half price.
Hickory Tavern: Dads who dine-in on Father’s Day at any of the chain’s 27 locations will receive a $10 off coupon that can be redeemed during a July visit.
Hotshots: Dads get a choice of burger, small order of wings or 9-inch one-topping pizza plus a soft drink for free at participating locations.
Medieval Times: Through Father’s Day, dads’ admission is free with the full-price purchase of another adult when you use the code DAD17 when making a reservation.
Spaghetti Warehouse: Dads eat free when they dine-in Sunday and can choose from the “15-layer lasagna” or any “Original Recipe Spaghetti Entrée” when they dine-in Sunday.
TCBY: Dads get a free treat for Father’s Day at participating locations, according to the TCBY Facebook page.
Texas Steakhouse & Saloon: All dads who eat at participating Texas Steakhouse locations on Father's Day get certificate for a free entrée up to $15 on their next visit up.
UFC GYM: Participating gym locations throughout the country will offer free access to all fathers and accompanying family members Friday through Sunday.
Zea Rotisserie & Grill: Dads get a free 4-pack of Covington Brewhouse's Seasonal Beers with a minimum purchase of two entrées while supplies last.
^ It's nice to know what discounts and free things are available for Dads. It doesn't have to cost a lot to show them a good time on their day. ^