Father’s Day is a great holiday. It gives us all the chance to celebrate the guy who means the most to us, the guy who is responsible for our very existence on this planet: our dad. But things come up and we get busy… and we forget that fact that Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 17!! If this sounds like you, don’t worry: we’ve got you covered. We have compiled a list of ten great Father’s Day gift ideas for 2018 that include something for every budget – and for every dad.
We have ideas for cool dads, high-tech dads, dads who love coffee, and dads who love jokes. We have ideas for sons and daughters on a shoestring budget and ideas for those kids who are looking to splurge. And, to top it all off, all of the items on our list are available for either Amazon Prime’s two-day shipping or Amazon’s expedited shipping, so you can have your gift delivered just in the nick of time. That way, your dad will know how much you appreciate him, but no one will ever know that Father’s Day 2018 slipped your mind.
We know you’re in a hurry, so without any further ado, here are some great Father’s Day gift ideas for 2018!
10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas for 2018
1. Best Dad Ever 13Oz Coffee Mug
Do you have the best dad ever? Of course you do! Every dad loves a good “world’s best dad” mug, and this one is a great choice. It fits any budget, and is available in a range of colors and styles. This Amazon #1 bestseller is ceramic, dishwasher-safe, and can hold up to thirteen ounces of your dad’s favorite beverage (If he’s a coffee lover, check out our list of 2018’s best coffees to fill it up with!).
2. Citizen Men’s Eco-Drive Promaster Nighthawk Dual Time Watch
Watches have been a classic Father’s Day gift since the tradition began. This particular watch is a real beauty: made from stainless steel, it not only tells the time for two different time zones, but is also shows you the date on its sleek, luminous dial. The silver band is closed with a fold-over, push-button clasp so it won’t fall off, and the watch will even give you a warning when it’s batteries are running low. Dad will never be late for anything ever again!
Whether your dad is a businessman or a construction worker, you never know when he will need a nice tie to complete an outfit! This set comes with both a tie and a matching pocket square, so your dad will be ready for everything from a wedding or a cocktail party to a big court case. The ties and squares come in twenty-three different colors and patterns, and are all made of a durable, flexible material specially woven to help men get that perfect tie knot. Your dad will look like a million bucks without you having to break the bank!
If you have a techie dad, he will love this Amazon Echo smart speaker. Designed to connect with Alexa, this device will be like your dad’s own personal assistant. Using voice-activated technology, you can play music, control household appliances, surf the internet, make phone calls and more. Featuring seven different microphones and noise-canceling technology, Alexa can hear your dad’s commands and questions from across the room even when music is playing – music that will sound incredible thanks to the Dolby speakers with 360 degree omnidirectional audio. Alexa, order me an Echo!
5. Star Wars Father’s Day Darth Vader Best Dad Mens T-Shirt
“Luke, I am your father…” Almost every dad in the universe loves Star Wars, so you can’t go wrong with this Darth Vader “Best Dad in the Galaxy” shirt! Available in a wide range of sizes, this officially licensed, 100% cotton Star Wars shirt is perfect for everything from a backyard barebecue to waging war against the Empire.
6. J+S Premium Military Style Classic Aviator Sunglasses
Even the goofiest of dads can become a cool dad with these classic aviator sunglasses from J+S. Made with a lightweight but extremely durable frame, these shades are polarized and block 99-100% of the sun’s harmful UVA and UVB rays. Perfect for things like fishing, hiking, boating, and just hanging in the backyard with the family, these sunglasses are the perfect way to keep your dad safe and stylish this summer.
Father’s Day is a day to celebrate your dad, and to make him feel like royalty. He’ll feel like the king of the world in this comfy, two-toned slippers complete with memory foam soles that will make him feel like he’s walking on air. Non-skid soles and easy-to-clean material make these the perfect shoes for doing things around the house and the yard: making coffee, doing chores, going out to get the newspaper in his robe and embarrassing you… your dad can do it all, and be comfortable doing it!
8. Char-Broil Performance 475 4-Burner Cart Liquid Propane Gas Grill
For the big spenders out there, this Char-Broil Performance Grill is perfect for backyard barbeques. With an electronic ignition, four burners, and a cart-style set up that makes it easy to maneuver around the yard or deck, your dad will love gilling on this beautiful behemoth. The surfaces are easy to clean and the shelves on the sides allow your dad to have everything he needs right there at the grill. Hamburgers anyone?
9. Black & Decker 20V MAX Drill/Driver Circular and Reciprocating Saw Worklight Combo Kit
No Father’s Day gift list is complete without some tools! There are tons of dads out there who love to do home repairs or build things. This set from Black & Decker includes everything your dad needs to get started on his next project: a drill, a circular saw, a reciprocating saw, batteries, a battery charger, drillbits, saw blades, and a worklight to make sure your dad can see what he’s working on!
10. Dad Jokes: Terribly Good Dad Jokes (Volume 1)
“What is the best time to go to the dentist? Tooth-hurty!”
Ah, the classic dad joke… we have all groaned at them, but we all love them anyway. If you have a goofy dad who loves some good, clean (cheesy!) humor, this joke book is the perfect Father’s Day gift. We have to warn you though: if you give this gift to your dad, he WILL spend the rest of the day reading you corny jokes, so be prepared to laugh!
Alright, how did you do? Did you find the perfect gift for your dad? Let us know in the comments! And tell your dad “Happy Father’s Day” from us!