15 Dad-worthy gifts every proud papa will enjoy

Jun 9 2020, 3:27 pm

Father’s Day may look a little different this year as we practice social distancing and spend more time indoors, but that doesn’t mean dad has to be stuck on the couch with nothing fun to do on Father’s Day. From unique virtual vacation experiences to his own nifty electric devices, here are 15 awesome gifts that are sure to impress dad. No socks, shirts, or ties here, please!

Xbox One X


XBox One X/xbox.com

If dad is an avid gamer, he will be extra excited to become apart of the world’s best multiplayer network. Get dad a system complete with 4k technology that will have him immersed in whatever world he chooses. You never know, he may even let you play along with him. ($416)

iPad Pro

Ipad Pro

Apple iPad Pro/amazon.ca

Give dad the gift of digital mobility with the latest and best way to connect. With the iPad Pro, dad can access his favourite online newspapers and magazines, or he can use it for work. Let dad get the upgrade he needs for on the go entertainment and add the new Magic Keyboard with a built-in trackpad. ($1,729)

Samsung 75″ 4K Smart TV


Samsung 75″ TU7000 4K Ultra HD HDR Smart TV/amazon.ca

Upgrade dad’s television experience with Samsung’s Ultra HD display and PurColor technology ($1,498). Wifi connectivity lets dad watch his favourite Netflix series in vivid 4K and go down a YouTube rabbit hole in high definition.

NHL Stanley Cup Air-Pop Popcorn maker

NHL Popcorn maker

NHL Stanley Cup Popcorn Maker/amazon.ca

If your dad loves snacking on popcorn and NHL hockey, combining the two would be an ultimate treat ($89.99)! The perfect addition to his man cave for when hockey playoffs roll around again.


Uber Eats

Uber Eats/Facebook

Give mom a break from cooking Father’s Day dinner by letting dad get whatever he wants from his favourite local restaurant. With values of anywhere between $25-$200, let dad order something he has been craving the entire week just for his special day.

Apple Airpods

Apple Airpods

Apple AirPods/amazon.ca

Let dad listen to his favourite tunes with new Airpods. Active Noise Cancelation technology lets him listen to his favourite music or podcasts while the internal taper keeps them in place. Personalized engraving is also available to make sure dad gets a one of a kind gift! ($259)

truLOCAL Meat Delivery Subscription



If dad is a meat connoisseur, getting his favourite cuts of meat delivered right to his door would be a welcomed addition. From wild-caught salmon, 100% grass-fed and finished beef and chicken, dad can get it all. truLocal ($249 box) allows him to support his local meat suppliers while getting the highest quality protein at his fingertips.

Airbnb Online Experiences

Airbnb Experiences


Airbnb has put together a variety of Online Experiences that allow dad to either learn a new skill like dumpling making or have a cigar tasting experience all the way in Little Havana, Miami. Starting at $5/hr, dad can have a unique virtual experience, all from the comfort of home.

L’Occitane Cap Cedrat Pro Set


L’Occitane Cap Cédrat Pro Set/amazon.com

Give dad the gift of luxury fragrance with this set from L’Occitane. A combination of woody spices, citrus, and a splash of aquatic notes delicately raise the senses (USD $84). The set includes an Eau de Toilette, Shower Gel, and After-Shave Gel Cream so it’s a perfect way to get dad smelling just right.

Adidas Primeblue Ultraboost 20 


Adidas Primeblue Ultraboost 20 shoes/adidas.ca

If dad is an avid runner and cares about the environment, these new Adidas Primeblue Ultraboost 20 running shoes ($400) are definitely on his list. Made from recycled high-performance material, the stretchy knit upper sole and flexible outsole keeps dad’s running performance in tip-top shape.

Vision Grills Kamado Professional Ceramic Charcoal BBQ 


Kamado Pro Ceramic Charcoal BBQ/homedepot.ca

Get dad outdoors with the Vision Grills Kamado Professional Ceramic Charcoal BBQ ($1,099). This domed-shaped grill replicates wood oven cooking, and dad will be able to grill, sear, and smoke his favourite cuts of meats and vegetables. They have a number of sizes and colours to choose from so make sure to grab his favourite one!

Therapedic Oversized Backrest


Therapedic Oversized Foam Backrest/amazon.ca

Make sure dad is comfortable and getting optimum relaxation with this oversized foam backrest ($39.99). It is well suited to support his head, neck, and back while he reads or watches TV from the comfort of his bed or couch.

Breville Smoking Gun


Breville The Smoking Gun/amazon.ca

Now dad can enjoy smokehouse flavours at home with the Breville Smoking Gun Wood Smoke Infuser ($129). He can add a smokey flavour to anything he can think of at any level he chooses. From cheeses and cocktails to all of his meats, the cold smoke system lets your dad enhance his favourite dishes and experiment with new ones.

Mechanix Wear M-Pact 2 Heavy Duty Impact Gloves


Heavy-Duty Impact Gloves
M-Pact® 2/mechanix.com

If dad loves working outdoors, he has to protect his hands ($40.99). Adding these gloves to his tool kit will make sure his hands stay cool and comfortable while preventing injury with the thermoplastic rubber finger guards and metacarpal protection.

DJI Mavic Mini

Mavic Mini

Mavic Mini/dji.com

This compact yet powerful drone will let dad enjoy the best flying experience ($349). Its easy design and lightweight frame allows it to be stored and carried anywhere he goes. Dad can connect to the DJI app and see all the cool aerial shots directly on his phone. A fun tool to get dad outside and exploring nature.

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