Your local mom scoop on the local dad scoop on Father’s Day


By: Heather McMechan Special to the Boca and Delray newspapers
Father’s Day is near and I always have a difficult time finding the right gift for my dad or my husband. How many neckties, bottles of scotch and grill kits can you give? I asked Local Dad Scoop what he would like for Father’s Day and here were a few of his thoughts.
Brewery Tour
Funky Buddha Brewery located in Oakland Park, FL offers tours each and every Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m., 3 p.m., and 4 p.m. as well as Thursdays at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tours cost $5 and include a branded pint glass to keep and beer samples along the way. Tours can be signed up a month in advanced.
You can hang out in their game room after the tour and play board games, corn hole, life size Jenga, and more.
You can also visit the Funky Buddha Lounge and Brewery located in Boca Raton, FL as well.
The Funky Buddha Brewery is located at 1201 NE 38th Street, Oakland Park, FL 33334. Call for 954-440-0046 for more details. Funky Buddha Lounge and Brewery is located at 2621 N Federal Highway, Boca Raton, FL 33431. Call 561-368-4643 for more details.
Hot Shave
Barba Hot Shave and Beard Supply Co. located in Delray Beach, Florida has everything for dads to look their best. They provide, bear trimming, haircuts, blow outs, hot shaves and more. They offer memberships which can be the perfect Father’s Day gift and pick up a bottle of their special Barba Beard Signature Elixir to go with it.
Barba Hot Shave Beard Supply Co is located at 140 NE 2nd Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444. Call for 561-376-9612.
Golf Getaway
Why not escape to the The Ritz-Carlton Club, Jupiter®. Just 25 minutes north of Palm Beach, it’s considered to be a Ritz-Carlton Destination Club with a Jack Nicklaus-designed signature 18-hole golf course, a 68,000-square-foot clubhouse with a pro shop. They have tennis facilities and an extensive swim complex with poolside grill.
Residence-style accommodations feature Mediterranean-inspired homes scattered along the greenways. Boca Raton is less than an hour’s drive, and the sites and scene of Miami and Fort Lauderdale are a 60-minute trip away.
The Ritz-Carlton Club, Jupiter® is 106 Ritz-Carlton Club Drive, 33477, Jupiter, Florida. Call
Boat Rental
If you don’t own a boat, then rent a boat for the day at Daily Boat Rentals in Deerfield Beach, Florida. You can rent them for 4, 6 or 8 hours. Spend the day cruising up and down the intracoastal waterway and have lunch at a local restaurant or bring your own. They will provide you with a review of map of the local waterways, a cooler with one bag of ice, a tank of fuel, and much more.
Daily Boat Rentals is located at 580 North Federal Highway, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441. Call 954-573-2508 for more details.
Custom Fishing Rod
Tony Greene’s Custom Rod and Reel has full line of fresh and saltwater fishing tackle. They make custom rods along with carrying spinning rods and big game rods. His staff keeps up with local boat Captains and has the scoop on local fishing. Don’t forget to get dad his own Yeti cup. Tom Greene’s Custom Rod and Reel is located at 1835 N. E. 25th St., Lighthouse Point, Florida 33064. Call 1- 954-781-5600 for more details.