40 Gift Ideas to Make Father’s Day Perfect in 2023

Not sure what to buy for the Dad who has everything? From grilling to grooming, we've got Father's Day gift ideas covered for the main man in your life.

40 Gift Ideas to Make Father’s Day Perfect in 2023

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Father’s Day is just around the corner (wow, that happened fast!). If you’re looking for a way to show that special guy in your life you think he’s great, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite Father’s Day gift ideas to make shopping a little easier.

Is gift-giving your love language? Then you’ll love browsing through this list to come up with handy and practical gifts dads will actually use. But if you’re stressed out and short on time, we can guarantee that you’ll also find our curated gift guide a life-saver. You'll want to check out these Father's Day gifts Walmart has to offer, too.

When is Father's Day 2023?

Father's Day 2023 is Sunday, June 18 from midnight to midnight. Get ready to celebrate, because that's very soon! That's why we created this list of gift ideas for dads that caught our eye this year.

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Get Together Mini Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Wooden speaker with denim details Photo: House of Marley

If Dad loves music, audiobooks and sleek MCM decor—this thoughtful Bluetooth-enabled portable speaker is one of the best Father's Day gift ideas for him. With up to eight hours of playtime, he'll get full days of listening (and really, dads live for listening).

KitchenAid Semi-Automatic Espresso Machine

Sleek espresso maker in charcoal grey Photo: KitchenAid

Whether he's brewing up his favorite java or one of the best coffee alternatives for pregnancy to suit Mom, this KitchenAid device is a brilliant bet. It features dual smart-temperature sensors and a commercial-grade filter that makes every cup taste like a coffee house-worthy display.


onn. Roku TV

Flat-screen Roku TV installed against a lifestyle background Photo: Roku TV

A smart TV that really does everything Dad wants it to do? Yup! And prices are shockingly affordable. He'll really use this Father's Day gift idea every day, and you'll look like a hero.

Jack Black The Supreme Shave

Sleek cylindrical gift box with shaving supplies Photo: Jack Black

A fancy lather worthy of a pro-grade shave? Yup—Dad totally wants it. We love this affordable Jack Black beard shaving product for its great scent, foamy texture and rich moisture. It's easily one of the best Father's Day gift ideas under $20, too.

Allbirds Tree Flyer

Yellow running shoe on a lifestyle background Photo: Allbirds

Cool comfort and endless style? Sign Dad right up. We love the added arch and sole support. It's poetic, really. Give him a card along with these that says "You've always supported my soul, so now I'm supporting your soles."


Meat Shredders

Bear paw shaped meat shredders Merchant

Pulled chicken sandwiches, shredded brisket in sauce and oodles of other summery BBQ faves are within reach with these clever meat-shredding claws. But really, he's going to love waving these around the kitchen and doing hilarious monster impressions.

It's one of the most unique gifts for Dad and a total winner for carnivores.

Nintendo Switch Sports

Nintendo Switch Sports game package Photo: Nintendo

We all know video games aren't just for kids. Dads, uncles and grandpas alike all love some competitive gaming fun, and this Nintendo Switch Sports gift idea for him is just the ticket.

Did we mention it's one of the trendiest Father's Day gift ideas under $50? It is, and he's going to LOVE it. The affordable price tag makes it a winning contender on this list of great gifts for guys,

Maddle The Free Spirit 1 Paddleboard

Front and back of a beige and turquoise coloured paddleboard Photo: Maddleboards

Outdoor adventures await Dad with this handsome SUP board. He'll be proud to show it off at the beach or lake. We love the sturdy, eye-catching design and the fact that it ships right to your door.


Google Pixel Buds A-Series

Google pixel buds in case Photo: Google

These wireless earbuds feature premium sound, Bluetooth connectivity and 12 mm dynamic in-ear speakers he'll wonder how he ever lived without. They're superb for long-winded work calls, musical escapes, audiobooks and just about everything else he might want to listen to.

Ooni Frya 12

Outdoor pizza oven with baked pizza being taken out of it Photo: Onni Frya

The Ooni made our list of the best outdoor pizza ovens for good reason. It's easy to use, fun to operate and truly churns out the best-tasting pizzas we've ever tried.

Think about it—this gift idea for Dad is sort of for both of you because he's going to share the pizza.

LEGO McLaren Formula 1 Race Car

Blue and orange Lego F1 McLaren race car Photo: Lego

Vroom, vroom! Dads love setting up LEGO toys with kids, but this one seems just for him. It's a high-end take on his classic childhood pastime, and we're here for it. We love it for any father figure in your life, especially doting child-like uncles.


Saxx Oh Buoy 2N1 Volley Shorts

Shorts with colourful leaves print Photo: Saxx Oh Buoy

Pack up the sunscreens for kids and adults, because life is a total beach in these stylish Saxx Oh Buoy shorts. Available in an expanded size range and dozens of prints and colors, these are quickly going to be his new go-to summer piece.

Toyo 2-Stage ST-350 Toolbox

Black heavy duty steel toolbox Photo: Toyo-Steel

All his gear finally has a place to go in this classic tool box he'll love showing off. It's sturdy, dependable and has multi-level compartments for all his most important things. Timeless appeal makes it ideal for the handy dad on your list.

Star Wars x Corkcicle Canteen

Boba Fett-themed canteen from Corckcicle Photo: Indigo

The Force is always with him when you're there, especially if he's got this incredibly cool Corkcicle Boba Fett x Disney Star Wars tumbler in hand. It fits 16 ounces of hot or cold fluid and neatly works with his car's cupholders.

Better yet, it fits perfectly in all the cupholders on our list of the best double travel strollers. Win!


Rocketbook Fusion Smart Reusable Notebook

Black notebook with "Rocketbook Fusion" written on its cover and black pen Photo: Rocketbook Fusion

Is Dad a total techie with millions of brilliant ideas bursting out of his brain? Cool. We thought so. This Rocketbook Fusion is the perfect gift idea for Dad then. He'll write, erase and rewrite all his most important thoughts—and even transfer them right to his computer, phone or email.

Oh, and it's one of the best Father's Day gift ideas under $25. Sweet!

Philips S9000 Shaver

Wet and dry electric shaver from Philips with cleaning pod and case Photo: Philips

Dad can finally be as smooth and supple as baby's tush. What a win! We love this durable Philips shaver because it can be used on wet or dry skin and promises a close, never-cut shave.

Hydro Flask Black Mug

Black 12 ounce hydro flask mug Photo: Hydro Flask

This stainless steel Hydro Flask mug is sure to be Dad's new favorite item. It's BPA-free and keeps drinks hot or cool for hours without worry. He'll savor coffee in it on his morning commute, or pour icy lemon water in when he's riding the mower around the lawn. Yes—really.


Breville Joule Oven Air Fryer Pro

Black air fryer and super convection oven Photo: Breville

Is there anything this fabulous countertop oven can't make better? Hardly. Air fry, bake, broil—you name it. The best part? It's designed with compact kitchens in mind, so whether Dad is in an apartment or just doesn't want to devote tons of counterspace, this Breville beauty is idea.

Tentree Elevation Hemp Cap

Grey baseball style cap made with a hemp and recycled polyester blend Photo: Tentree

It's stylish, it's hemp and it goes with everything in his wardrobe. If Dad fancies himself an environmentalist, this is easily one of the best Father's Day gift ideas for him. That's because every purchase plants 10 trees (hey, get the name now?).

Solo Stove Bonfire Fire Pit

Silver smokeless fire pit Photo: Solo Stove

Camping with a baby right in the backyard? Totally possible with this genius, self-contained Solo Stove fire pit. It's also great for guys' nights in the backyard, friendly family gatherings and the Father's Day BBQ after-party. The whole family is going to get a kick out of this one.

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This article was originally published on May 31, 2022

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Sadiya is a senior editor at Today's parent. Her work can also be found in MSN Canada, FASHION Magazine, Tinybeans, MoneySense and Parents Canada.