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5 Last Minute Gift Ideas for Dad

You may know your dad as a hero, the coach of your sports team, a soldier in life’s battles, a teacher of gratitude, or the protector of the home. Celebrated all over the world, Father’s Day offers the opportunity to recognize dads for they do. Nevertheless, with school ending and schedules changing, it’s easy for dad’s special day to sneak up on us. No need to panic, here are some simple last-minute gift ideas that are sure to show your gratitude.


1. Hammock

Make dad’s next camping trip a breeze with a lightweight hammock that lets him sleep under the stars and avoid the cumbersome setting up of a tent. Find this one at Cabela’s.

2. Glow-in-the-Dark Basketball Net

Give a gift and some play time with this glow-in-the-dark basketball net which is sure to provide hours of fun for you and your dad. Find it at Kmart.

3. Earbuds

Whether your dad likes listening to music, podcasts, or books, quality earbuds make entertainment even more entertaining. These Skull Candy earbuds can be found at Scheels.

4. Just Me and My Dad by Mercer Mayer

Just Me and My Dad Little Critter book is a fun reminder of childhood memories. Find it at Barnes & Noble.

5. The Story of Me and My Dad by Parragon

Get personal with this unique journal that inspires memorable stories of your dad. See more details at Barnes & Noble.