Spend Father’s Day at Café Mosaic at Carlton Hotel and celebrate your family’s unsung hero. Not only will your family be treated to a gourmet feast, dads will receive a complimentary abalone dish. The staff has activities planned to keep your kids entertained. Don’t forget to capture this significant day at the photo booths either — pull your funniest faces and enjoy yourselves. Priced at $58++ per adult and $29++ for children 5 to 12 years old.
WHERE Café Mosaic, Carlton Hotel Singapore, 76 Bras Basah Road, call 6311-8195 for more information.
WHEN 19 June, 12 pm to 3 pm
Treat dad to Italian-Japanese cuisine at MBS with this mouth-watering five-course meal from Caffé B, priced at $70++. It consists of sous vide beef tartare, capellini al gamberetti, pistachio-crushed maguro in guacamole purée, evenly glazed tender and juicy rack of lamb glazed with plum wine and white-chocolate caramel brownie. Dad will surely remember this meal (and the extra workout he’ll have to do to burn off the calories)!
WHERE Caffé B, 2 Bayfront Avenue, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 6887-3311.
WHEN 12 to 19 June, 2016, lunch and dinner.
Mingle with MediaCorp stars at Dad’s Day Out! With various activities like, free massages, a lucky draw, stage games, and photography and fathering workshops, you will all be thoroughly occupied. That’s not all! Fathers can also take part in “Dad’s Challenge”* where there will be various fun-filled activities for him and the family to complete to redeem attractive goodie bag! Register for the challenge online (registration closes after Jun 15)
WHERE Singapore Sports Hub’s OCBC Square
WHEN June 19, 9 am to 6 pm
Arrange a play date at Universal Studios Singapore. Experience the different rides together and watch the child in him come alive. You can also treat dad to lunch or dinner at any of the various restaurants in the area. Day passes are $74 for adults and $54 for children aged 4 to 12.
WHERE Universal Studios Singapore (USS), Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway
WHEN 10am to 8pm (unless otherwise stated)
Paintball — need we say more? Bring dad for some outdoor fun at one of the Red Dynasty Paintball Parks with the family and watch his competitive self come roaring out! It’s more than just fun shooting everything — it also involves cooperative play, tactics and, yes, shooting a lot. But it will also serve as a way for the family* to bond. You will surely have a ball.
WHERE Red Dynasty Paintball Park (Bukit Timah, Yishun & Sembawang), 6659-8095 or see weplaypaintball.com/
*Suitable for those 14 years and above
If you’re worried about paint on your clothes, then try the paint-free version: Laser tag! In the dark!
WHERE LaserOps, 60A Orchard Road, 6884-4890.
Head to Madame Tussauds where dad will receive a fun fact sheet about celeb dads — can you find how similar he to the stars? Or maybe dad will ham it up with fun poses with Bruce Lee or Beyonce. Make sure dad is wearing the blue “Celebrating Fathers” wrist band* — he enters free if accompanied by a ticket-holder.
WHERE Madame Tussauds, 40 Imbiah Road
WHEN 1 to 30 June 2016
*Dads can get this wristbands from their children who are in MOE schools and in NS. It is available at all SAFRA clubs and Ya Kun Kaya Toasts Outlets (while stocks lasts). These bands can also be used to get special deals at selected locations for the month of June.
If you’re done hunting each other at paintball at Red Dynasty or are fed up with the crowds at the mall, prawning at Orto is a chance for your family to bond. It will also be a chance for everyone to sit back, relax, enjoy the quiet and each other’s company. Plus the seafood is fresh… Price is fromn $20 for an hour…
WHERE Orto, 81 Lorong Chencharu, e-mail email@example.com
Does your family adore Japanese-style cuisine? Check out the Pumpkin Chiffon cake from Bakerzin. A new flavour launched just in time to celebrate this special day for your dad! It will definitely be unforgettable!
FROM Bakerzin outlets
WHEN 1 June onwards
Brighten dad’s mornings with the touch of luxury: The Verbena and Lavender de Provence Gift Set, $38, is designed to soothe, condition and moisturise. Or spoil him with an enriching bath with the La Source Gift Set, $38, that will leave him feeling refreshed. Dad will surely feel like a king for the day!
FROM Crabtree & Evelyn stores
WHEN 2 to 20 June 2016
…And show the world that he’s powerful and spirited with the Noble Horse name card and pen holder, $198. If you want to mark him as a true-blue Singaporean, get him the Vanda Miss Joaquim Orchid tie bar, $70 — classy and groomed.