The 51 best Father’s Day gifts to buy now for every kind of dad in 2024

Hip hip hooray… it’s dad’s day!

Father’s Day, which is on June 16 this year, is just around the corner, which means it’s about time to start thinking about how to celebrate the wonderful fathers who’ve sacrificed so much for their children (yes, dog dads and plant dads are included).

We admit that finding the perfect gift for pops can be tricky, especially if your father is a bit quiet when it comes to airing his wish list. Instead of playing the guessing game and ordering something last-minute, we’ve rounded up a list of ideas to get you started on your gift hunt.

Remember, every dad is different, and the most thoughtful gifts will reflect his habits and hobbies; whether he is an aspiring grillmaster, advent reader, outdoorsy hiker, or tech gadget collector. Post Wanted has hand-picked a selection of best-selling gifts that will impress every type of dad — from stunning whiskey glasses toluxe joggers, sleek golf polos, portable speakers, and more aw-worthy items.

Read on to shop our top selections for Father’s Day, 2024 and for more Post Wanted recommendations browse our roundup of the best gifts for golfers, gardeners, and foodies.

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Best for the rugged dad:Solo Stove Mesa XL Whiskey Bundle

A person holding a marshmallow over a fire
Solo Stove

Crafted from premium stainless steel, the Mesa XL not only promises durability but also enhances the aesthetic of any setting. Complementing this is a set of elegant whiskey glasses, perfect for savoring your favorite spirits as you unwind by the fire. The set includes whiskey barrel stave mini oak firewood, custom whiskey glasses, a flame whiskey ice mold, and a voucher for CampStock Whiskey (750ml). It’s the full gift set for pampering dad this summer.

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Best for the athleisure dad:lululemon ABC Slim-Fit Trouser 30″L WovenAir

One of the most popular pairs of men’s casual pants out there, the lululemon ABC (“anti-ball-crushing) pant gets a grown-up upgrade in the form of a slim-fit trouser. The WovenAir material makes them breathable without looking too sporty and they come complete with hidden zipper pockets and hidden reflective strips under the cuffs — in case Dad tends to end up on night runs after work.

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Best gift basket: Around The World Beer Bucket Around The World Beer Bucket

A beer bucket gift basket speaks for itself. This bundle features ice-cold brews from around the world for the ultimate beer-tasting experience. Of course, it also comes with some salty and savory snacks like garlic sausage, cheddar popcorn, and delicious nuts for pairing.

Best for the dad who pays for everything: TUMI Slim Single Billfold

A black wallet on a white background

Here’s something sleek, understated, and sensical for the dad who pays for everything. This slim Tumi wallet features an embossed T-design and plenty of room to separate cash and cards.

Best for the dad who travels: Sweet Sweat Hip Bands and Resistance Set

A set of resistance bands and accessories to exercise with.

Staying active is difficult when you’re on the road. The Sweet Sweat Hip Bands and Resistance Set makes it easier. The set comes with five resistance bands, two padded handles and ankle straps, plus a carrying bag and workout guide. It can be used at the park, the hotel’s lackluster gym — wherever he needs when he feels the urge to feel the burn.

Best for the plant dad: AeroGarden Harvest

A black AeroGarden with green lettuce blooming from it

Let us show you the best way to get him to make a salad: the AeroGarden Harvest. This compact indoor garden system deploys full spectrum LED lights for maximum energy, growing blends of green and vine-ripened tomatoes at five times the speed of natural soil. He’ll be upping his garden game in no time.

Best for the adventurer dad: Nobis Men’s Performance Quilted Shorts

A man in a black shirt, tights, and quilted performance shorts.

If it was winter, we’d recommend a jacket or coat from Nobis, but since it’s almost summer, we think these quilted performance shorts are a better pick. They’re waterproof, windproof, and offer a four-way stretch for dad’s comfort. Ideal for the guy who wakes early to hike, fish or explore the woody unknown, the shorts will keep him warm in the chilly mornings and can be paired with leggings when winter returns.

Best for the busy dad: Rachio 3: 8 Zone Smart Sprinkler Controller

A sprinkler system and two smart phones.

Being a dad is time-consuming, which means basic chores don’t always get done. Fortunately, the Rachio 3 exists. It’s an automated water sprinkling system, which he can set to go on and off whenever the lawn needs some TLC. It can be controlled with his phone and even knows when to skip a watering based on the weather report. Neat, right?

Best for the survivalist dad: Go Time Gear Life Tent Emergency Survival Shelter

A set of bags that transform into tents.

Whether your dad likes to camp or is preparing for the next zombie apocalypse, he’ll be happy to receive this for Father’s Day. It’s a pack that transforms into a tent, plus it’s as small as a can of soda, so it won’t weigh him down. Best of all, two come in an order, which means — you guessed it! You’re going exploring with him!

Best for the dog dad: Custom Pet Art Blanket

Custom Pet Art Blanket

The dog dads are about to get teary-eyed. This custom pet blanket by Cuddle Cones prints a high-definition portrait of your pup on this cozy fleece blanket for 24-hour cuddling access. Choose between a variety of sizes and colors with limitless customization options.

Best for the hot dad: Ranger Station Studio Reserve Rich 90s Dad Cologne

A cologne on a table with its box.
Ranger Station

Okay, no one wants to think of their dad as hot, but this cologne…the adjective fits! It’s an ideal gift to give your sweetie who is not only a great father but, dare we say, easy on the eyes. With notes of bergamot, lavender, sandalwood and musk, we’re sure he’ll love it.

The Adventure Challenge Mini-Dates

Mini Date Scratch-Off Cards
The Adventure Challenge

Dad might be tired, but he hasn’t lost his romantic side but sometimes he needs a helping hand. Enter The Adventure Challenge, where any day can turn into a spicy romance story or a fun outing.

In particular, try out its Mini-Date scratch-off cards, which bring spontaneity back to your relationship without requiring a lot of work. 

Simply scratch off a mystery card from the 30-pack, and before you scratch it off, it’ll tell you how long the activity will take and use icon symbols to hint at the direction it will go — whether it’s outdoors, spending money, or filming.

Each date can be completed in under 30 minutes (you know, while Timmy takes a nap), but you can keep the fun rolling from there. Spice up your love life and give him some dates — it’ll be like gifting yourself.

Plus, they have in-bed adventures for when the kids are asleep or activities for the kids and families to participate in if you want to be inclusive.

Best for the dad who needs to relax: Theragun Mini

Therabody massages gun

Don’t let its size fool you — this Theragun Mini massage gun is super-powered and portable. He’ll be bringing this little guy everywhere. Read our full review here, for all the details.

Best for the skier dad: Heritage Furless Men’s Parka

A man wearing a black coat

Nobis specializes in timeless, technical outerwear, and its spread of parkas, vests, and jackets is unmatched. For the dad whose favorite hobby is scaling the mountains, consider the Heritage Furless Men’s Parka — a stunning coat that is constructed with Canadian Origin White Duck Down for premium heat regulation.

Best for the gym dad: Gymshark Arrival Woven Jogger

A man in sneakers and grey jogger pants.

Father a fitness fiend? We love it, and he’ll love wearing these Gymshark joggers. They’re lightweight, have open side pockets and zip ankle cuffs for a tailored fit that won’t trip him up when running. Available in four colors, he’ll wear them to the gym, around the house — everywhere.

Best for the boujiee dad: Clear Rear Bidet

A small bidet that attached to a toilet rim.

Honestly, we may grab this for ourselves. It’s easy to install without a plumber, self-cleans, and even has adjustable pressure. Thousands of Amazon customers’ tushies love it, and so will dad!

Best for the dad who likes bling: Fossil Nate Men’s Watch

A black watch.

Don’t sweat not being able to buy dad a Rolex this year. This piece from Fossil, in our opinion, is just as nice and way more affordable. Its matte black finish gives it a modern edge, while the face remains classic in its style. More than 20.000 Amazon customers love it enough to give it a rating!

Best for the new dad: Lalabu Dad Shirt 

A man wearing a dad shirt with baby

Transition into fatherhood with the Dad Shirt. No complicated buckling or wrapping is necessary. This relaxed tee offers a built-in babywearing pouch with a supportive hood, so he can enjoy sweet bonding time while getting work done around the house.

Best for the sleepy dad: Bombas Men’s Gripper Slipper

A pair of men's gripper socks.

Bombas are the perfect blend of cozy and grippy — two of the most important qualities of a good slipper. Plus, for every pair purchased, the brand donates a pair to someone in need. Give him something and give back at the same time.

Best for the whiskey-enthusiast: Markham Square Decanter & Two Double Old-Fashioned Glasses

whiskey decanter set in glass
Neiman Marcus

Everything tastes better when you’re sipping from crystal, right? Whiskey enthusiasts will relish in joy upon unwrapping this stunning, classic decanter set from Neiman Marcus.

Best for the bearded dad: Kiehl’s Get Up And Groom Kit

A group of bottles of shampoo and grooming products

Beard on board? Not to worry. Keihl’s has him covered. Cleanse, smooth, soothe, and moisturize with the skin store’s best-selling shaving set. The combination of caffeine, vitamin C, and menthol will leave his face feeling refreshed and energized.

Best for the dad who loves to cook: Ooni Karu 12 Multi-Fuel Outdoor Pizza Oven

A metal oven with a fire inside

Save money on weekly pizza delivery and let him whip out his own wood-fired and stone-baked pies. The esteemed Ooni Caru delivers a powerful blast of searing flame that cooms your pizzas to perfection — it’s a gift for the entire family.

Best for the dad who hates germs: MIKO Air Purifier

An air purifier

Germophobe dad? No worries, because this MIKO Air Purifier does wonders when it comes to sucking up pollen, dust and dander. It has a medical-grade HEPA filter, oscillates, and even gives the option of using essential oils to diffuse the room with a refreshing scent. Featuring a touchscreen system, the machine is also small, has a built-in timer, and thousands of fans on Amazon.

Best for the dad who loves to camp: Camp Mug Set – 4-Pack

A group of coffee mugs
Klean Kanteen

These chip-resistant, BPA-free coffee mugs are built for adventuring — just take a look at the ergonomic stainless steel handles, splashproof lids, and vacuum insulation. Consider these the ideal additions to his campsite setup.

Best for the running dad: Brooks Men’s Ghost 15 Neutral Running Shoe

A Brooks running sneaker in the colors grey and orange.

Save dad the money and time of picking up a new pair of sneakers by presenting with the Ghost 15 Running Shoes from Brooks. At this point, they’ve become famous for their cushioning and fit, and their soft midsole and segmented crash pad make them comfortable, whether he runs on a treadmill or the open road. Available in more than 12 colors.

Best for the gourmet dad: Truff Best Sellers Pack

Black Truff box.

Dollop it on your eggs, drizzle it over some steak, or mix it into a spicy salad dressing. Truff’s not going anywhere, anytime soon, and just about any man would love a complete set of the three best-selling flavors —  Signature Black Truffle Hot Sauce, White Truffle Hot Sauce, the decadent Black Truffle Oil.

Best for the fit dad: Apple Watch SE 2nd Generation (GPS) 40mm

Apple Watch SE 2nd Generation (GPS) 40mm

For the fitness-focused father, we suggest the coveted 2nd generation Apple Watch. This tiny, wearable device tracks your workout performance, heartbeat, and sleep cycles to deliver the most accurate health metrics possible.

Best for boat season: Highland Duds Charleston Short Sleeve

A man with his hands in his pockets
Miska Salemann

Boat season is just around the corner, and there are a few dads out there who are in desperate need of some waterside styling. This trendy striped railroad-stripe short-sleeve is crafted from lightweight cotton, and perfect for all the days spent out in the sun.

Best personalized gift: Family Portrait from Paint Your Life


A picture says a thousand words, so why not show your love and appreciation for your dad with a gorgeous, custom painting done by a real artist? Paint Your Life transforms the image of your choice into a real masterpiece, rounded off with a lovely frame so it’s ready to hang and adore for the rest of your life.

Best for the outdoorsy dad: Firelight Flask

A bottle and two cups
High Camp Flasks

If he’s got a soft spot for bar-quality drinkware, then stop at High Camp. This stunning special-release flask set features two integrated tumblers that lock into the flask, so you can share some sips together while out on any adventure.

Best for the classic dad: Bass Pro Shops Mesh Trucker Cap

A green hat with a yellow logo
Bass Pro Shops

Dad fashion is having a moment: dad jeans, dad caps, dad sneakers, and more. The dad cap is another timeless classic that will never go out of style. For a true outdoorsman, there’s nothing quite as stylish as a trucker hat from Bass Pro Shops.

Best for the stylish dad: lululemon ABC Jogger

A man standing with his hands in his pockets

If he doesn’t already have a pair of lululemon’s ABC Joggers, he needs them. If he already has a pair, he needs them in another color. These are arguably the most wearable men’s pants — ideal for work, travel, lounging, and everything in between.

Best for the hip dad: Apple AirPods (2nd Generation)

Apple AirPods (2nd Generation)

Happy Father’s Day to all! Seriously — we all have a reason to celebrate whenever these popular wireless earbuds are less than $100. Over 600,000 satisfied listeners have given these pods their approval, and your dad will be the next.

Best for the Italian dad: Hot Honey Pizza Box

A group of jars and a bag of food, potentially ingredients for hot honey pizza

He doesn’t need to go all the way to Naples for a decadent slice of Neopolitan-style pizza. This thin-crust pizza can be made right from home, drizzled with authentic Calabrian chili-spiked honey, and dolloped with organic tomato passata. Our mouths are watering.

Best for the soccer dad: RTIC Halftime Water Cooler

A blue and red RTIC cooler

The soccer dad out there is about to lose his mind. This brilliantly designed cooler from RTIC offers premium ice retention, a see-through window for observation, and two fast-fill taps to keep the entire team hydrated. He’ll pack this up anywhere: camping, patio parties, tailgates, sporting events, and more.

Best for the golf dad: Psycho Bunny Mens Perinton Sport Polo

Black polo shirt with a white rabbit design on it
Psycho Bunny

If he’s psycho for golf, he’s sure to be wooed by this ultra-soft polo by Psycho Bunny. The quick-drying, moisture-wicking material combines with powerful high-contrast stripes and a tonal-embossed logo to make a shirt just as stylish as it is sporty.

Best for the dad with a sweety-tooth: Gold Belly Father’s Day Bruffles

Box of assorted chocolate candies with various designs

If he’s earned some brownie points for being a great father, he deserves to indulge in these… brownie points from Goldbelly! These fudgy, ganache-filled chocolate balls are perfectly wrapped in a rich chocolate shell, and playfully hand-decorated with mustaches, bowties, and a little bit of dad love.

Best for the meat-loving dad: Vermont Wagyu Grilling Season Collection

A cutting board with meat and sausages ready for grilling season
Vermont Wagyu

Make your meathead’s day with this impressive package from Vermont Wagyu. This Wagyu sampler features two skirt steaks, two pounds of burger, two pounds of chorizo sausages, and a package of smokehouse bacon. Hopefully, it will last him more than one meal.

Best for the dad who loves Game Day: Homesick Game Day Candle

A white candle next to a blue box

Evoke the game-day energy with this beloved Game Day candle by Homesick. The adventurous scent is packed with notes of freshly cut grass, ice-cold beer, lime wedges, leather, and smoked birch. Sounds like a dad candle to me.

Best for the mixologist: Instant Old Fashioned Cocktail Cube Trio

A package of labeled sticks
Uncommon Goods

If he’s been drinking Old Fashioneds for years, it’s probably about time for him to start making his own. These simple bitter-infused sugar cubes can be dropped right into whiskey, for a quick, delicious cocktail at your beck and call.

Best for the cool dad: Ray-Ban Rb3025 Classic Mirrored Aviator Sunglasses

A pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses with green lenses

Here’s one for the cool dads out there — a pair of classic aviators by Ray Bans. These sophisticated mirrored shades emit ultimate coolness (they were made famous by Top Gun, after all.) Choose from a range of casual styles, like matte black, gradient brown, or silver.

Best for the dad who needs a shower: Man Made Original 3-in-1 Body Wash

A bottle of liquid with a label

If he already uses the same body wash for shampoo and conditioner, you may as well find a three-in-one that gets everything done. But, be careful: this sweet tobacco ‘Man Made Wash,’ is packaged in a bottle that looks tempting enough to take a swig out of.

Best for the practical dad: Carhartt Mens Tonal Patch Beanie

A brown knit hat with a Carhartt logo on it

This basic ribbed beanie is an easy crowd-pleaser, just read some of the glowing reviews on Amazon. As one satisfied customer wrote, “This beanie has been a game-changer for me, striking a perfect balance between practicality and fashion.”

Best for the cocktail connoisseur: Bartesian Duet Cocktail Machine

A machine dispensing a drink at a bar

There are few things in life as pleasing as preparing bar-quality cocktails at the touch of a button. Bartesian’s compact cocktail machine allows even the most amateur mixologists to concoct truly delightful drinks. Think of it like the espresso machine of bartending — simply toss in the capsule of your choice, select the strength, and enjoy a freshly brewed craft cocktail without the hassle of measuring and pouring.

Best for the grillmaster: Kaluns Grilling Accessories

A case with a set of barbecue tools

Aspiring grillmasters will be blown away by the range of tools packed into this little grill kit: tongs, forks, knives, brushes, spatulas, an apron, and more.

Best unique gift for dad: Exceptionally Bad Dad Jokes Book

A book with a mustache and text labeled 'dad'

If the title of this book resonates with your father figure, then you’ve landed on just the right gift. This joke book is packed with some one-liners and corny tales sure to refill your old chap’s joke box, so at least, you won’t have to keep hearing the same ones over and again.

Best for the hippie dad: YVES Shorts Black and White Tie Dye

A man wearing shorts and socks

Let him unwind and embrace his inner hippie with these 90’s style tie-dye, mesh basketball shorts by YVES. The eye-popping splatter print is still trendy enough to take outside, while still reminding him of the Golden Days.

Best for the music-loving dad: Voyager Turntable

A record player with a green record

New gadgets are great and all, but nothing beats the velvety tunes churned out by a record player. This one by Crosley has the traditional look and features but is also equipped with a built-in Bluetooth receiver for easy listening.

Best for the hungry dad: Boarderie Diletto Cheese & Charcuterie Board

A cheese board

Dads and Oprah agree: a charcuterie board is always a cherished gift. Boarderie’s elaborate hors d’oeuvre boards arguably deserve a Michelin star — they’re packed with mouth-watering delicacies like merlot pecorino, truffle salami, and chilli-marinated olives. What’s not to love?

Best for high-intensity dads: Ten Thousand Interval Short

A black pair of shorts with a zipper
Ten Thousand

If your dad is the type to sweat his stress away, it might be time to gift him a pair of top-level training shorts. The Interval Shorts are designed with a cling-free, ultra-wicking shell for shiny smooth stretch and an optional built-in liner for added compression during higher-intensity workouts.

Best for the dad who never shops for himself: Wrangler Authentics Men’s Long Sleeve Shirt

A man wearing a blue and black flannel shirt

A handsome flannel never disappoints. This lightweight long sleeve is built with comfort and function first, with brushed polyester, collar lining, and cuff closures.

Best for the dad on-the-go: Marshall Emberton II Portable Speaker

rectangular speaker

He’ll feel like he’s sitting in the front row with this small, but mighty speaker by Marshall. This water-resistant device delivers stereophonic multidirectional sound (aka. it’s concert-level quality).

Best for the luxury-loving dad: Sauvage Eau de Parfum


Johnny Depp’s favorite cologne seems to be a hit with many men (and women) — and we’re not surprised. This parfum exudes rich notes of smoky vanilla, spicy nutmeg, and a touch of vanilla. As one reviewer wrote, “I think every husband needs this.”

Best for the dad who needs a skincare routine: Kiehl’s Facial Fuel Moisturizer

A blue tube of cream

Kiehl’s is all the rage nowadays, but did you know it makes a moisturizer formulated just for men? This energizing treatment is packed with Vitamin C and natural antioxidants to awaken dull skin and leave the face refreshed and hydrated.

Best for the dad with his hands full: Fjällräven Large Ulvo Belt Bag

A black belt bag with straps

Take some of the weight off his shoulders and throw it in this convenient belt bag — a highly portable, waterproof accessory with an adjustable strap and two-way top-zip closure. He’ll never lose his keys again.

Best for the dad with hat head: Melin Odyssey Stacked Hydro

A black hat with a logo on it

Melin makes no ordinary hats. These caps feature hydrophobic technology designed to bead away water and keep your head dry. Reviewers swear these are the best on the market: “My truth, these are the most durable, best performing, and stylish hats I have ever owned (I am a hat fanatic). They have always kept their shape through ocean, river, pool, and golf wear…” one person shared.

Best for the burger-loving dad: Firsgrill Burger Press

A pair of black and brown metal objects, possibly a burger press

Since summer is just around the corner, we had to throw one more grilling gift on this list. Once called the “most indestructible cooking tool you use,” the cast-iron Burger Press is sure to leave your patties sizzling with perfect marks.

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