10 Great Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Are you struggling to find that perfect Father’s Day gift for your Dad? Well here are 10 great Father’s Day gift ideas to help you out.

1. Watch

A great gift any Father would love no matter if it is a classic wrist watch like the Citizen Eco-Drive Men’s BM7170-53L Titanium Watch which never needs a battery, a fitness tracker like the Fitbit Blaze Smart Fitness Watch, or a smart watch like the Samsung Gear S2 Smartwatch.

Citizen Eco-Drive BM7170-53L – $281.25

Fitbit Blaze Smart Fitness Watch – $197

Samsung Gear S2 Smartwatch – $249

2. Electric Shaver

Which man wouldn’t want a more convenient way to get a close shave? You can consider the expensive Panasonic ES-LV65-S Arc5 Wet/Dry Shaver, the more affordable Braun Series 7 790cc Pulsonic Shaver System, or the cheaper yet Panasonic ES8243A Men’s 4-Blade (Arc 4) Electric Shaver. You might also want to consult our list of the top 10 best electric shavers.

Panasonic ES-LV65-S Arc5 Wet/Dry Shaver – $210

Braun Series 7 790cc Pulsonic Shaver – $160

Panasonic ES8243A Electric Shaver – $90

3. Cordless Drill

If your Dad does any sort of construction or projects around the house then a cordless drill is a perfect gift. If he already has some cordless tools you should stick with the same brand he is already using so the tools can share batteries – you can see the latest top 10 best list which includes models from several different brands. If he does not have any cordless tools you might want to consider the Makita XFD07MB 18V LXT BL Drill/Driver for jobs where max torque is required or the DeWalt DCD791D2 20V Max XR Brushless Compact Drill/Driver which is lighter, cheaper, and great for odd jobs around the home.

Makita XFD07MB 18V LXT Drill – $299

DEWALT DCD791D2 20V Compact Drill – $199

4. Tablet

Maybe its time for your Dad to finally get a tablet. You should decide if they need an Apple or Android model – if they have a smart phone you should stick with the same operating system.  The top 2 choices would be the 9.7″ Apple iPad Air 2 or the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7. You can also see our list of the top 10 best 9-10 inch tablets.

Apple iPad Air 2 – $399 and up

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 – $399 and up

If you are considering a smaller model you could look at the Apple iPad Mini 4 or Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0. If price is an issue you could also pick the cheaper Asus ZenPad S 8. For more info you can check out our list of the top 10 best 7-8 inch tablets.

Apple iPad Mini 4 – $399 and up

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 – $397

Asus ZenPad S 8 – $169 and up

5. Shop Vac

 If your Father spends a lot of time working in the garage or shop he might need a new shop vacuum. If he does any wood working and creates a lot of sawdust consider the Fein 9-20-28 TURBO II HEPA SET. For just normal clean ups plus a car detailing kit you can’t go wrong with the Ridgid WD1451 14 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac. You can also see our list of the top 10 best wet/dry shop vacuums.

Fein 9-20-28 TURBO II HEPA SET – $599

Ridgid WD1451 14 Gallon Wet/Dry Vac – $99

6. Grill Set

If your Dad spends a lot of time grilling on the BBQ then a set of spices or grilling tools are something he will enjoy. You might try the Set of 5 FreshJax Gourmet Handcrafted Grilling Spices or the Culina 18 pcs Stainless Steel BBQ Set.

Set of 5 FreshJax Gourmet Handcrafted Grilling Spices – $29.99

Culina 18 pcs Stainless Steel BBQ Set – $32.99

7. String Trimmer

Is your dad still struggling with a heavy gas powered weed eater that is hard to start? Consider getting him a cordless battery powered model that is lightweight and doesn’t need gas like the Ryobi RY40220 40V X Lithium-ion or the cheaper Black & Decker LST136W 40V Max Lithium. For more info see our best electric string trimmers.

Ryobi RY40220 40V X Lithium-ion – $149

Black & Decker LST136W 40V Max Lithium – $129

8. Poker Chip Set

Does your Father host poker night or like to play cards? Maybe a poker chip set like the Trademark Poker 500 Dice Style 11.5-Gram Poker Chip Set would be perfect for him.

Trademark Poker 500 Poker Chip Set – $27.99

9. Book

 You can find a book to give as a gift no matter what your Dad is interested in. If he is into sports try On the Origins of Sports: The Early History and Original Rules of Everybody’s Favorite Games. If he likes grilling then he might like Michael Symon’s Carnivore: 120 Recipes for Meat Lovers. If he is a handyman that is always trying to do home repairs himself then you can’t go wrong with The Complete Do-it-Yourself Manual.

On the Origins of Sports by Gary Belsky and Neil Fine – $14.09

Michael Symon’s Carnivore – $20.89

The Complete Do-it-Yourself Manual – $25.41

10. Gift Card

If you truly can’t find anything or it is down to the last minute and you need something fast consider an Amazon gift card. You can get one in any amount and send it to anyone’s email on the date you wish.

Amazon Gift Card – Any Amount of $


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