Thu., June 12, 2014 7:21am (EDT)

Coastal Ga. Weekend: Savannah and Coastal Events June 12-15
By Emily Jones
Updated: 2 months ago

SAVANNAH, Ga.  —  
Kids can learn about bike safety at Saturday's Bicycle Rodeo in Pooler. Photo Credit: Trailnet
Kids can learn about bike safety at Saturday's Bicycle Rodeo in Pooler. Photo Credit: Trailnet
Heather Henley of Do Savannah and Amy Brock of Visit Savannah offer their suggestions for a fun-filled Father’s Day weekend in Savannah.

Amy’s picks:

-Paula Deen fans can meet Savannah’s celebrity chef and her sons at a book signing Friday at The Lady & Sons. Friday, 9 a.m.; free, wrist bands distributed to 350 people

-Kids aged 6-12 can learn about bike safety at a bike rodeo hosted by the Savannah Bike Campaign and the Pooler Lions Club, at West Chatham Middle School. Saturday, 10 a.m.; free, pre-registration required

-Families can also enjoy the classic Peter Pan adaptation Hook at the Lucas Theatre on Saturday afternoon. Saturday, 3 p.m.; $8 general, $5 student, military, or senior

-The weekly jazz brunch at the Westin will offer a special Father’s Day edition. Sunday, 11:30 a.m.; $42 adults, $15 kids 5-12, free kids under 5

-For golfing dads, Bloody Point resort on Daufuskie Island, SC is offering Father’s Day deals Sunday; information at 843-341-3030

-Savannah Riverboat Cruises is also celebrating dads with a Father’s Day dinner with live entertainment. Sunday 7-9 p.m., boarding at 6 p.m.; $53.95 adult, $29.95 children

Heather’s picks:

-The Hang Fire birthday celebration Friday will feature music from Crazy Bag Lady and COEDS and a drag show from House of Gunt. Friday, 10 p.m.; free

-Crazy Bag Lady will also play Graveface Records & Curiosities Saturday along with The Joy Kills and Whiskey Wednesday. Saturday, 7 p.m.; free with suggested donation

-ThincArt: Movement, a new collaboration between ThincSavannah and ArtRise Savannah will open Friday with a reception. Friday, 6-9 p.m.

-A screening of Young Frankenstein will make for a spooky Friday the 13th at the Lucas Theatre. Friday, 7 p.m.; $8 general, $5 student, military, or senior

-Savannah Stage Company will put on Oedipus the King this weekend and next on the third floor of Ampersand. Friday and Saturday 8 p.m., Sunday 2 p.m., next Thursday and Saturday 8 p.m.; $10 or pay what you can

-Kids will enjoy the Let Them Ride car, truck, and bike show at Maggie’s Pizza in Garden City, which will feature cool wheels and fun family activities. Saturday, 10 a.m.; donations accepted, $10 vehicle registration