20 Father's Day Gifts He'll Actually Use

Who needs another necktie? Make his year with these Father's Day gifts he actually wants.

This Father's Day, it's time to shed all of those tired stereotypes about who dads are and what they like. After all, there's a pretty good chance the dads in your life may buck the perceived trends, finding corny "dad jokes" cringe-worthy and golf boring. One thing's for sure: Whatever he's into, he deserves a Father's Day 2020 gift that's just as special as he is—and we've rounded up the perfect presents to suit any taste.

Best Life's editors have scoured the internet to bring you the best products out there, and we're hoping you'll love them as much as we do. Full disclosure: we may earn a commission for anything you purchase through links on this page, but that doesn't mean you'll pay more for them (we'd never do that to you!). Pricing and availability are accurate as of the piece's initial publication date, but it's the internet and we can't guarantee that these sweet, sweet deals will last forever, so scoop them up before someone else does!

This 4K Fire TV stick

Fire Stick and USB

Looking for a Father's Day gift that'll get daily use? This 4K UHD resolution Fire TV stick puts all his favorite shows right at his fingertips! He'll enjoy the convenience of its Alexa voice control features, its exceptional picture quality, and unlimited free access to thousands of movies and shows for all Amazon Prime members!

$50 at Amazon
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This wine-holding bamboo table

portable wine table with glasses of wine

Help dad stay picnic ready at the drop of a hat with this portable wine holder. This table for two has a stake you can sink sturdily into grass or sand, meaning he can take the party just about anywhere he goes.

$23 at Amazon
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This powerful massage gun

Massage gun with heads

Help your guy unwind this Father's Day with this powerful percussion massage gun. With adjustable intensity and six interchangeable heads, he'll be able to get a great deep tissue massage without ever having to leave home!

$80 at Amazon
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This UV light phone sanitizer

phone on top of UV box sanitizer
Box Sanitizer

A phone sanitizer is more than just a cool gadget—these days, it could literally be a lifesaving gift. This UV light box kills 99.99 percent of germs, viruses, and bacteria within minutes—which is good news, considering just how grimy those devices can get. Just pop it in the sanitizer, close the lid, and in no time at all, he'll have a phone so clean he could eat off of it—at least in theory.

$140$70 at Box Sanitizer
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This wifi extender

Wifi extender and packaging
B&H Photo

If weak wifi is at the top of his list of pet peeves, this wifi extender will make the perfect Father's Day gift! Simply plug it in to extend his wireless capabilities to tucked away rooms. In no time at all, he'll be downloading, streaming, and browsing at top speed!

$70$30 at B&H Photo
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This upgraded linen set

Stonewashed linen bedding in gray

Let's be honest: parenting is exhausting. That's why Father's Day is the perfect excuse to make sure the proud papa in your life is sleeping like a king. These stonewashed linen sheets not only add a stylish touch to his bedroom décor, their buttery-soft feel is sure to send him into dreamland in no time and keep him comfortable all night long.

$258$199 at Huckberry
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This customizable family signpost set

handpainted signpost set in yard
Uncommon Goods

If dad is missing his family these days (or if he's always been the sentimental type) this customizable outdoor signpost set is a perfectly thoughtful Father's Day gift. With directional markers and distances carved into this handsome yard accessory, his loved ones will always feel within reach, no matter where their journeys have taken them.

$125 and up at Uncommon Goods
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This personalized Carhartt tool bag

tool bag with "Miller" embroidered
Personalization Mall

Celebrate your very own Mr. Fix It with this handsome and practical Carhartt tool bag. In addition to having plenty of individual compartments to keep his tools organized, this sturdy bag can be embroidered with any two-line personalization to make it extra special.

$90$80 at Personalization Mall
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This versatile indoor/outdoor grill

Indoor/outdoor grill

Whether you've got a tiny terrace or acres of outdoor space, this indoor/outdoor George Foreman grill is an inexpensive and versatile solution to all his grilling needs. Its removable stand makes it a cinch to move the party from the kitchen to the backyard—just in time for the summer weather!

$90 at Amazon
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This grill master kit

BBQ products in display arrangement
Man Crates

While you're at it, upgrade your favorite grill chef to pro status with this ultimate grill master kit. It comes with a brass knuckle meat tenderizer, a cast iron smoker box, hickory wood chips, two delicious BBQ sauces, and more!

$100 at Man Crates
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This craft beer of the month subscription

Beer bottles with info packets
Craft Beer Club

If the last thing your guy needs is more stuff to clutter up the house, there are few better gifts than a monthly craft beer subscription. Each month, he'll receive 12 beers from some of the country's best craft breweries, as well as a newsletter profiling those beloved hop houses.

$43 at Craft Beer Club
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This homemade gin kit

DIY gin kit with botanical mixes

For the dad that's more interested in bootlegging than beer, this fun gin kit will help him make delicious DIY cocktails. It comes with everything he needs to make his own blend of gin, including a range of botanical mixes to infuse it with and recipes to guide him.

$50 at Etsy
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This portable speaker

navy blue JBL speaker

While it may be some time before he gets to enjoy the thrill of a live concert again, you can give your dear old dad the next best thing: This compact portable speaker from JBL. Lauded for its premium sound quality, this itty bitty device also affords users 12 hours of continuous play between charges and its waterproof design makes it perfect for pool parties and trips to the beach.

$100 at Amazon
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This luxurious wet shave kit

Shave kit with razor and accessories

For some men, shaving is more than just a morning chore—it's an art form. This six-piece shave kit ensures that he'll get a close shave every time, with top-quality products that'll leave his skin feeling silky smooth.

$50 at Amazon
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This men's skincare trio

three open containers of men's skincare

And while the dad in your life is doing a little self-pampering, why not add this skincare set made just for men to his arsenal? It comes with a charcoal cleanser, a moisturizing balm, and an exfoliating rub: a classic skin maintenance trio that will get his skin glowing in no time.

$48 at Lumin
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This home pizza oven

home pizza oven

Looking for the ultimate Father's Day gift? This gas-powered outdoor pizza oven from Ooni is a show-stopping present that lets him make his very own mouth-watering wood-fired pizzas in just minutes.

$329 at Ooni
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These handsome leather boots

Men's leather pair of boots
Thursday Boot Co.

Rugged and resilient, these handsome leather boots from Thursday Boot Co. will keep dad comfortable even if he's on his feet all day. Better yet, their simple style means they'll look just as great with a set of sweats as they do with a pair of dark jeans and a button-up.

$199 at Thursday Boot Co.
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These comfy boxer briefs

Black boxer briefs and company logo

Does your partner's set of Looney Tunes boxers from college leave something to be desired? Upgrade his collection with these soft and comfy boxer briefs from MeUndies—or save 33 percent by signing him up for a monthly subscription box!

$24 at MeUndies
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This book of hidden wonders of the world

atlas obscura book cover second edition

If quarantine has dear old dad daydreaming of overseas adventures, this second edition of Atlas Obscura might just be the perfect Father's Day gift to satisfy his wanderlust. Inside, he'll discover some of the world's greatest hidden wonders without ever having to leave the comfort of his living room.

$19 at Amazon
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This Nintendo Switch Lite

Gaming console in three colors

The Nintendo Switch is an elusive product at the moment: the popular gaming console has been sold out at most retailers for months. Luckily, the more budget-friendly Nintendo Switch Lite makes for a perfect Father's Day gift—and you can actually get your hands on one! Perfect for playing solo or with the kids, he'll love the convenience of this portable handheld gaming system whether he's building islands in Animal Crossing or zooming past the competition in Mario Kart.

$200 at Amazon
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Lauren Gray
Lauren Gray is a New York-based writer, editor, and consultant. Read more
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