Oak Brook Hills' dads soiree
Give dad what he really wants: Bentleys, bourbon and bow ties at Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 19, stroll through the supercar show featuring Lamborghinis, Bentleys, Rolls Royces and Maseratis. Take 'em for a 12-minute test drive before hitting up brunch, which includes a grilled vegetable bar, fresh grilled fish tacos, watermelon pizza, wings, burger sliders and more. The day includes bourbon tastings and hand-rolled cigar lessons, as well as bow tie demonstrations with men's personal styling consultants, kids' activities, live music and more. $65 for adults 21 and older, $25 for teens 13 to 20, and free for kids 12 and younger. Reservations recommended. Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort is at 3500 Midwest Road, Oak Brook. (630) 850-5539 or oakbrookhillsresortchicago.com/.
Take dad for mimosas and brunch from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Saranello's. There's a make-your-own mimosa station, paired with eats like the shrimp cocktail towers, cold seafood tables, design-your-own omelettes and waffles, pasta stations and dessert tables. $39.95 adults, half-priced for kids younger than 12. Saranello's at The Westin Chicago is at 601 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling. (847) 777-6878 or saranellos.com/.
Shaw's sip and slurp
Sip and slurp on Shaw's patio every Friday in June. Hit up the Oyster Bar, where select oyster-friendly bottles of wine are half-off, as well as half-off chef-selected oysters all day from open to close. Shaw's Crab House is at 1900 E. Higgins Road, Schaumburg. (847) 517-2722 or shawscrabhouse.com/schaumburg/.