Happy Father’s Day!
Ha! – scared you, didn’t we? No, Father’s Day is not until Sunday, June 19th…but it IS right around the corner. You’ve got time to make some plans! This is the day to honor our dads (and granddads) with a thoughtful card or even better, a day together. Why not make your stylish self available to celebrate with some quality father-daughter bonding? Head to a driving range, watch golf’s US Open, or root for his team at the ball park. Head to a brewery for a tour, shop a farmers market and make a lunch with your haul, or simply order his favorite pizza and ask him about his life.
Here are a few more ideas to get you started on planning a thoughtful
Gifts For: GRILLMASTER DADS
Fire up the grill and watch your dad at work. Bonus points if you take down your dad’s wish list of food and do all the shopping for him.
Some gift ideas for the ultimate Grill Master:
Kabob Grilling Baskets
Gifts For: OUTDOORSY DADS
Outdoorsy dads are adventurous, curious, and full of surprises! This year, start a camping tradition. Pitch a tent, build a campfire, swap memories about growing up—it’s bonding at its best. Look for a campground near you, pick up the right gear, and go wild.
Or go for a hike. Throw on your tennis shoes and hit the trail with your Pops, giving you a chance to get some fresh air and catch up on life.
Some gift ideas for the Great Outdoorsman:
Gifts For: SILLY DADS
Amusement parks are fun and filled with a variety of things to do. For the amusement park dad, take him on some thrilling rides, go for yummy funnel cake, and buy tacky souvenirs! Father’s Day is all about him!
Dad loves the adrenaline of driving? Give him a speedway, a Go-Kart, and a helmet, and watch Dad go crazy with excitement. Look for a nearby Go-Kart track and spend the day zipping around.
Some gift ideas for silly Dads:
Weekend planned for the amusement park
Gifts For: GRANDADS
Granddads are the best. They tell you stories of the good-ol-days, cheer you up, and are always there for you no matter what. Depending on your granddad’s abilities , choose from adventures in the great outdoors, a scenic drive, or maybe just relaxing at home. Lounging in the easy chair and even a quick snooze is special with your granddaughter there!
If you ARE headed out, bond with granddad at a local fishing hole or make a weekend out of it at some of America’s best fishing spots. When else do you get to stand side by side and catch up on life while you enjoy the outdoors?
Some gift ideas for Granddad:
Anything that makes him feel you, special granddaughter, see the young man he still is at heart!
Gifts For: GREEN THUMB DADS
Garden together. Spend time in your childhood backyard planting flowers or vegetables. Your dad will appreciate the help, and you might learn something.
Shop with grand dad at the farmers market, and then head home to make him lunch.
Some gift ideas for Nature’s Preserver:
His favorite Earth Food
Gifts For: SPORTY DADS
You can hire a PGA instructor for a series of golf lessons for you and your dad—a great excuse to spend quality time together, pick up tips from a pro, and improve your game.
Tickets to his favorite sporting event are a winning idea. Many stadiums offer Father’s Day deals; check if they’re offering discounted tickets. Want to be the favorite child? Surprise dad with a splurge of season tickets.
Some gift ideas for the sporty Dad:
Gifts For: BREWMASTER DADS
Visit a brewery. Skip wine tasting and instead head to a local brewery for a tour. And some tasting, of course.
Gift ideas for the Brewmaster:
Personalized Whiskey Barrel
Buy him his favorite beer
Spend some time learning the skill and craft of brewing and share your knowledge!
Some Dads just love to give on their special Day. For the Super Star Dad who just won’t take no for an answer, you know what to do…
From Evan, Brittany and the Palm Beach Sandals Team,
Have a great Father’s Day!