Father's Day is a time to stop and appreciate the unsung heroes who dedicate their time to being dads.

Several local businesses have discounts, specials and events geared toward honoring dads this Father's Day weekend. Check out the offers below!

2nd Annual Father’s Day Brunch at Templeton Landing

2 Templeton Terrace, Buffalo
(716) 852-2260
Brunch is from noon until 3 p.m., and pricing is $25 for adults, $15.00 for children ages 5-10 and free for children under the age of 5.

29th Annual Ladies Auxiliary Father’s Day Breakfast

2200 Tonawanda Creek Rd., Buffalo
The breakfast is $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 13-10 and free for children under the age of 3.

Dad's Dollar Day at the Zoo

300 Parkside Ave., Buffalo
(716) 837-3900
Dads get into the zoo for $1 on June 16. Regular admission is $9.50 for adults, $7 for seniors (63+), $6 for children 2 to 14 and free for kids under 2.

Father’s Day Brunch at Salvatore’s

6461 Transit Rd., Depew
(716) 683-7990
The brunch is from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Pricing is $27 for adults and $17 for children.

Father's Day Car Show at Darien Lake

9993 Allegheny Rd., Darien Center
(585) 599-4641
Darien Lake is hosting its annual Father's Day car show June 16 and 17. There are special lodging rates available for people looking to stay the weekend at Darien Lake. Registration is $25.

Father’s Day Special at Martin’s Fantasy Island

2400 Grand Island Blvd., Grand Island
(716) 773-7591
Dads get in free with the purchase of one children's admission.

Herschell Carousel Factory Museum

180 Thompson St., North Tonawanda
(716) 693-1885
Pricing is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, $3 for children and free to fathers on June 16.

Wine and Cheese Weekend

Various wineries on the Niagara Wine Trail
Tickets are $20 presale or $25 at the door. Each ticket gives guests admission June 18-20 and a guaranteed wine and cheese tasting at each participating winery. Each guest also gets a commemorative wine glass from the winery at which they start their tour.

Contributed by Bridget DeMeis and Ariana Harvin-Mahiques