Sometimes, it’s hard to find the perfect gift for that special guy in your life. He always seems to have everything he needs or wants—or so he says! This Father’s Day—which is Sunday, June 18—let us help you pick something out for the dad who has everything. From workout clothes to new gadgets, and mini golf experiences to museum days, we’ve got ideas for Father’s Day gifts that all the dads in your life will love!
For the music lover
A starter pack for the new guitarist
Has he ever said, “Wow, I’d love to be able to play the guitar.” Well now he can! This Squire Sonic Stratocaster Pack is the perfect gift for the dad who’s always wanted to learn to shred.
Maybe dad already plays the guitar. If so, inspire him to learn something totally new—and unique! This gorgeous ukulele comes in six different colors, and like all ukuleles, is small enough to travel easily from the beach to the studio or jam room. Music has never been so much fun–and so portable!
For the foodie
An Italian food gift set
Is dad a foodie? Give the gift of organic, flavorful and elegant Italian fare with one of these beautifully designed gift sets from Bona Furtuna. There are so many to choose from, including pasta baskets, and even a box set that features four different kinds of honey!
Give him a delicious cookie tray. (Bonus: A gift like this is shareable, so you’ll get to have some cookies, too). Check out these delicious treats from Puglia Baked Goods, a Staten Island baking company. You’ll be supporting local business in the “sweetest” way possible.
Seasonings for Chef Dad
If dad loves to cook, check out these gift sets from Bushwick Kitchen that feature gourmet condiments and ingredients.
For the sports buff
Plan a family day on the course. Let dad choose which mini golf location he wants to go to, then treat him to lunch. There’s no shortage of mini golf locales in and near Staten Island. And the best part is, many of them are packed with other activities, too, like arcade games, batting cages and more!
Strike up fun at a bowling alley
Bowling is great for everyone in the family to enjoy. An afternoon at a local bowling alley striking down pins, enjoying some good eats and trying to score a perfect 300 game can make for a perfect Father’s Day with the family!
A foosball table
Nothing says “sports dad” like a foosball table. Plus, it’s a perfect add-on to any finished basement or man cave! Check out this cool, 48-inch game set that’s sure to provide tons of family entertainment on Father’s Day, and any day.
For the bookworm
Second To None
This true-crime book by best-selling author Pete Thron details the incredible true accounts of 16 brave police officers who worked and continue to work to keep cities safe from violent predators.
The Hawk’s Way: Encounters With Fierce Beauty
Dads who love animals will enjoy this read by Sy Montgomery. This charming bird-focused book celebrates one of nature’s most mysterious creatures–the hawk. It features 16 beautiful photographs and a story that immerses the reader into the wondrous world of hawks.
For guys who like gadgets and games
Smart Wi-Fi mini projector
This isn’t the school screen projector from your childhood. This mini projector features all-around sound and great picture quality, making it a fun and innovative way to enjoy movies and TV shows anywhere at home!
Get dad a bunch of board games that the family can enjoy together. There are so many to choose from that will keep everyone entertained for quite a while, especially on those rainy days and nights!
A Smart Hose Timer
Get dad something to make yard work a little easier, like this brand-new Rachio smart hose timer. It turns any outdoor faucet into a smart watering device.
An LED magnetic pickup tool
This cool tool is really fun to use. It has a magnetic head that picks up washers, screws and bolts, and is great for using in cars around the house. Who wouldn’t love this handy gadget?!
For dad’s best friend
A doggy goody box
Get something for dad’s best friend, like this Goody Box from Chewy. It comes with doggy treats and three fun plush toys. The family pooch will love it, and dad will be impressed, too.
A smart collar for puppy
This amazing collar lets you track your dog using GPS and monitor his or her activity levels and wellness.
For the dad who loves to workout
Check out these fun swimsuit styles at Boardies, perfect for a Father’s Day gift as summer approaches. New this year, the company has vacation-ready palm, eye-catching origami, and classic solid, stripes and tropical prints available.
A versatile hoodie
This hoodie is great for wearing to the gym, during pre-workout stretching or just around the house.
Dad will appreciate these practical, comfortable and stylish athletic pants to wear while at the gym, doing errands or just relaxing!
Round out dad’s summer outfit with these cool socks from Pacas. They’re ideal socks for athletic, casual and every-day wear. They come in several colors and have moisture wicking to keep feet dry and comfortable.
Plan a museum day
Planning a museum day is easy in NYC. We’ve got museums here for every interest, from ice cream to art, and science to history. You don’t have to head to a museum exactly on Father’s Day of course. But, you can purchase tickets in advance, wrap ’em in in a box or stuff them in an envelope and voila! There’s your gift from you and the kids.
Whether dad likes to camp, fish or tailgate before the big game, this Yeti Tundra cooler can fit lots of tasty provisions. This is one of those Father’s Day gifts he’ll use all year round!
A retro comic gift set
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