Father's Day freebies, deals, coupons: Dining deals and freebies for that special dad

Celebrate Father's Day in South Florida style with tasty dining deals and fun things to do with the dad in your life on Saturday and Sunday. Show Big Daddy he's No. 1 with free visits to local attractions and free entrees and treats at restaurants.


NYY Steak: Dads who dine on Sunday get a free lobster tail with any steak entree at the new restaurant inside Seminole Casino Coconut Creek. Reservations required.

Champps: Dads get a free burger with purchase of an adult entree with a coupon good on Sunday.

Flanigan's: Get $10 off a $20 purchase at one of Big Daddy's 22 South Florida locations with a coupon on Facebook. The offer expires on Saturday.

Denny's: You and Dad get a free Pancake Puppies Sundae when you send him a Father's Day wish through its Facebook fan page.

IKEA: Dad gets a free breakfast at the stores in Orlando and Sunrise before 11 a.m. He gets scrambled eggs, hash browns, bacon and a cup of coffee.

Ruby Tuesday's: Buy a $50 gift card and get a $15 bonus coupon via email through Sunday.

Tijuana Flats: Dads get a free entree on Sunday with purchase of another entree at participating South Florida locations.

Buca di Beppo: Buy a large paste entree and get a small fettuccine, spachetti or ziti free with a coupon. Expires Sunday.

Hooters: Dads get 10 free wings on Sunday at participating locations. Dine-in only. Also, buy a $25 gift card by Saturday and get a free $5 Dad's Bucks Bonus Card.

TCBY: Dads get a free cup of frozen yogurt on Father's Day at South Florida participating locations. No purchase necessary.


Xtreme Indoor Karting: Bring the family and Dads get up to three free go-kart races on the Fort Lauderdale indoor track. (Headsock and race license not included).

Rapids Water Park: Dads get in free when a regular priced admission is paid on Saturday and Sunday at the Riviera Beach water park. All-day weekday admission is $36.95; Saturday-Sunday is $40.95; Sunset Special Admission after 4 p.m. weekdays is $18, after 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday $20.

Butterfly World: Dads get in free entrance at the Coconut Creek attraction on Saturday and Sunday, a $24.95 value. No coupon necessary.

Bonnet House: Dads get in free with one paid admission from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fort Lauderdale museum and gardens. Admission is $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, $16 kids 6-12 and free for 5 and under; gardens only is $10.

Miami Science Museum: Dads get free entry on Saturday and Sunday with a paid child admission. Fun activities planned include a romp through "Big Truck Days!" in which kids can climb in buses and trucks and other interactive things to do. Admission is $14.95 for adults, $10.95 for seniors and kids 3-12. Children 2 and under are free. Info: 305-646-4200.

Fort Lauderdale Strikers: Dads get a free ticket to Saturday's 7:30 p.m. game against FC Edmonton at Lockhart Stadium in Fort Lauderdale with purchase of a reserved or general admission ticket. Deadline for the Father's Day promotion is Friday.

Flamingo Gardens in Davie: Dads get free entrance with regular paid adult or kid admissions on Sunday ($18 ages 12 and up, $10 for kids 4-11, under 3 free). We've also got a coupon for $5 and $2.50 off admission for adults and kids. Info at FlamingoGardens.org.


Kodak: Get a free 8X10 collage valued at $3.99 when you buy a $1.99 folded greeting card using the Kodak Picture Kiosks at Target, CVS and Navarro pharmacies with a Facebook offer. The coupon expires Sunday.

Walgreens: Free 8X10 photo enlargement with code PRINT8X10; expires Saturday.

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Free Candy Bar Wrappers: Print cute, customizable wrappers and slip over a full-sized Hershey bar for a sweet gift.