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All the Best Father’s Day Gift Ideas (So Far)

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Father’s Day is just over a week away — on Sunday, June 20 — and if you haven’t yet ordered a gift for dad, time is running out to make sure it arrives on time. But we’re here to make it easy for you. To help you find the best gifts for Dad, no matter what he’s into, we’ve put our best Father’s Day gift ideas — from a top-of-the-line Bluetooth speaker to a (much) better shaving serum — all in one place. That includes gifts for outdoorsy dads, techie dads, even dads who love a designer label. Right now, just about everything is expected to arrive by Father’s Day, but as the date gets closer, stock and shipping times will likely change, so if you see something you like, buy it now. We’ll also continue to update all of our guides and make note of any products that might arrive late, so be sure to bookmark this page for our latest gift ideas.

Best gifts for every type of dad (that you can buy on Amazon)

If you’re a one-stop shopper, we’ve rounded up all of the best Father’s Day gifts for every type of dad that you can buy from Amazon — most with two-day shipping, too. There’s something for golf dads to foodie dads to the dad who likes kicking back with a cold one, such as this insulated three-in-one beer Koozie that will keep his drink ice-cold. Read more here.

More gifts for every type of dad (at every price point)

Here are even more of the best Father’s Day gifts for every type of dad, from the dad who’s an avid runner to the one who just started getting into it (or trying to get into it). Either will appreciate this vibrating foam roller from Theragun that is like a massage for his leg muscles. Read more here.

Best gift for techie dads

If you’re trying to buy a techie gift for an even tech-ier dad, this is the guide for you. There’s up-to-date gifts at every price point, from a set of smart plugs to this Strategist-favorite Bluetooth speaker that lets him play high-quality tunes anywhere. Read more here.

Best gift for outdoorsy dads

If your dad’s ideal Father’s Day is spent on a river raft or trekking up a mountain, this is the guide for him: We found some of the best gifts for outdoorsy dads who climb, kayak, trail run, and more, including this stainless-steel Hydro Flask water bottle that will keep water ice cold during hikes and coffee steaming hot during campouts. Read more here.

Best gift for new dads

To help new dads adjust to, well, being a dad, we found a bunch of thoughtful, practical, and time-saving gifts for dads with little ones, including this programmable robot vacuum that will take at least one task off his to-do list. Read more here.

Best gifts for foodie dads

From the Kitchen Confidential superfan to the dad-slash-pitmaster, we found all of the best gifts for foodie dads, including this pitmaster-recommended stainless-steel barbecue tool set from All-Clad that has everything he needs to get his grill on (including a handy storage case). Read more here.

Best designer Father’s Day gifts

We found the cheapest, nicest gifts from designer brands for the dad who likes labels, or just enjoys the finer things in life, like this sandalwood-scented Aesop shaving serum that’s a big upgrade from Barbasol. Read more here.

Best Father’s Day gifts (that do good, too)

$72 for 4

One way to do good this Father’s Day is to give directly to a charity, but we’ve also rounded up some gifts that do good — such as these editor-approved socks from Bombas, which donates a pair for each pair purchased. Read more here.

Best food Father’s Day gift

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For the dad whose favorite part of brunch is the never-ending coffee: Treat him to a new bag of barista-approved coffee each month tailored to his preferences and preparation method. Read more here.

Best gift for dads who golf

For the dad who wishes he could spend Father’s Day on the course: Gift him the “best shoes on the market bar none,” according to a dad who reviews golf products for a living. Read more here.

Best gifts for dads who like fire

If your dad is someone who just really enjoys a good fire — building one, cooking over one, or sitting around one — he’ll enjoy these heat-resistant gloves that keep his hands safe while he works. Read more here.

Best virtual Father’s Day gifts

Life is slowly returning to normal, but for many people, virtual gifts may still be the best option, especially for dads who’d rather have an experience than receive a physical object. So we’ve rounded up the best virtual gifts for every type of dad, including this live pasta-making class taught by Italian grandmothers, perfect for the dad who wants to upgrade his bowl of spaghetti and meatballs. Read more here.

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All the Best Father’s Day Gift Ideas (So Far)