With Father’s Day sneaking up on us, quick like a bunny, it's time to choose a great gift for that special man in your life, because time’s running out! But what to buy, right?
I don’t know about you but every year, I hit a blank wall in my head when I start thinking about what to buy for my Dad. Most of the men in our lives don't write lists of “stuff” they want and say, “here ya go, sweetie, this is what I want for Father's Day”. Nope…just doesn't happen! SOOO… I decided to do a Father's Day gift ideas list to help jumpstart your creative juices. The last list I put together was a huge hit!
There are ideas for just about any dad out there. From technology to food, these items represent some of the top Father’s Day gifts this year from many different categories. Pretty sure you can find something that will be perfect for the Dad in your life!
Can I just say that Father’s Day is also a time to celebrate any fatherly figure in your life? Don’t forget about stepdads, grandfathers, uncles, or even mentors who are important to you. Everyone deserves a little recognition, remembrance and appreciation now and then.
Updated: June 8, 2021
Father’s Day Gifts for Dads Who Love Gadgets & Gizmos
1. Smartphone Sanitizer & Universal Charger
Ugghhh, you know how many germs we carry around in our palm every day? Yep, those cell phones are chock full of nasty germs but there is a solution! The phone sanitizer! The man in your life can simply pop his phone in this charger and it will clean while it charges. It kills 99.99% of bacteria with UV Light.
2. Furbo Dog Camera: Full HD Wifi Pet Camera and 2-Way Audio
1080p Full HD Camera & Night Vision: livestream video to monitor your pet on your phone with a 160-degree wide-angle view, day & night.
Furbo’s BARKING SENSOR detects when your dog is barking. It sends push notifications to your smartphone when it detects barking. Know what’s going on at home and talk to calm them down via the app.
This is the coolest thing evvrrhh! YES, it's been highlighted by the Today show and Ellen because like I said, it's the coolest ever!! Check out the video to seeee it in action!
3. Key Finder. Phone Finder. Anything Finder
Ring it, find it…it's that simple! Who doesn't misplace their keys and/or their phone routinely, right? This little gadget helps you find your keys or phone, in a jiffy! Your phone will ring even if it's set to silent or vibrate!
There is also an app that helps you track things you have left behind and you can see it on the map! No more remembering the last place you had something!
4. Wireless Laser Projection Bluetooth Virtual Keyboard for Iphone, Ipad, Smartphone and Tablets
This is a cool factor gift, teehee! It's probably not a solution for every day use but it's definitely a great tech gift for a Dad who has it all and/or loves unique tech stuff.
5. DJI Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter 4K UHD Video Camera DRONE
Father’s Day Gifts for Dads Who Love Games/Sports
6. Amazon Fire Stick
I know, I know, this may seem like a tech gift but this little trick is wonderful for watching non-televised sports. I don't know if you know this but Apple TV and the Fire Stick are basically the same except that the Fire Stick is 1/3 the price! WINNER, WINNER! Just make sure Dad's TV has a USB port before buying. He will love this one!
7. Lighted Fishing BackPack
While I am not a fishing expert, this just looks super cool for a Dad who loves fishing! Store your bait in the tackle trays and carry all your fishing goodies on your back! If I was a fisher, I would definitely need one of these <grin>!
8. TRX Home Training Workout
This is basically a portable gym! Can't go wrong with this if you have a Dad that is on the go a lot.
9. Laser Range Finder with Slope Measurement
Got a Dad that loves to golf? I have heard that this little find is ah-mazing! It helps the golfing Dad quickly know the distance and choose the club! No more guessing!
Father’s Day Gifts for Dads Who Love Quirky Gifts
10. You Can't Scare Me I Have Three Daughters T-Shirt
LOL, that is all!
11. What I LOVE About Dad Book
This little book contains fill-in-the-blank lines to describe why your favorite Dad is tops. Just complete each line and voilà: you have a uniquely personal gift he'll read again and again. Make it as tender, silly, or groveling as you choose!
12. Star Wars Glass Tumbler Set
Got a Dad who is a STAR WARS fan? Who doesn't these days, right? This is a perfect gift for THAT Dad!!
13. Ugears Mechanical 3D Safe
Talk about unusual and FUN! This puzzle box can also be a nifty safe hiding spot for personal items Dad doesn't want everyone having access to.
14. Solar Reading Lamp with Radio
No need for electricity…charge via the sun or use the hand crank to charge it up quick as a bunny! Pretty nifty little gadget.
15. For the Bearded Dad T-Shirt
Got a dad with a ‘stache? Here's the perfect gift!
Father’s Day Gift for Dads Who Love Food & Drinks
16. Kabob Grilling Baskets Set
Flipping your food will now be quick and easy because of your grill basket’s close, thick wires and lockable lid, which can prevent small pieces of foods from falling through grill basket.
17. Craft Beer Kit
Comes with everything you need to brew your first batch of beer. No need for additional large pots, strainers or brewing equipment. All you need is a Mr. Beer Kit, water and common kitchen items to get started.
18. YETI Rambler Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Colster
If you haven't heard of the brand Yeti, you gotta experience 'em! You can leave a drink with ice in a hot car all day and come back to find your drink cold with ice still in it!
19. Hot Sauce Gift Set
You can never go wrong with hot sauce for those Dad's who like it spicy!
20. Nespresso Coffee and Expresso Machine
Give your dad the gift of never having to decide between coffee or espresso again…this little baby does both!
21. Bacon Crate from ManCrates.com
What Dad doesn't need more bacon in their life, right?
Part of this gift’s joy is the packaging. It arrives sealed in a wooden crate and has an accompanying laser-etched crowbar for opening.
As ManCrates.com describes, the crate has “no bow, no ribbons, no fluff, and absolutely no instructions.” Sounds right up Dad’s alley! ?
Image courtesy of ManCrates.com
Remember, it's the Thought that Counts
No matter how you spend Father’s Day, remember that the holiday is about celebrating and honoring your special guy. Enjoy the moment and make lots of good memories!
Wow i love this and i will make use of the 3rd idea. thanks for sharing
Amazing gift ideas!
Where does your inspiration come from?
I Loved the Virtual Keyboard Idea.
Nespresso it’s something which always works.
I’m so excited! I got the bacon man crate for my kiddos to give to my husband. It’s gonna be fun watching him try to get it open!