30 Best Father's Day Gifts Under $30
Show Dad how much you care this Father's Day with one of these thoughtful yet budget-friendly gifts.
Dads are notoriously difficult to shop for. What more could they possibly need beyond our unconditional love and maybe new socks? Just kidding. But we've truly discovered that it's the small, simple things that make the greatest impact on the men in our lives. Narrow in on what Dad loves, and you're set for life in the gift-giving department. Our budget-friendly gift ideas aren't just for Father's Day either; shop our picks for every gifting occasion all year long and make him feel like the rockstar he is.
Reflecting Mother Nature's beauty, this wenge-wood water bottle is good for the Earth (no more plastic bottles) and for his body (hydration!). To tote on a day hike or in the car while he's running errands, this bottle is designed to keep beverages hot and cold up to 24 hours.
Perfect for those who crave great coffee on the go, the Aeropress brews an exceptionally smooth cuppa without the bitterness. Simply add hot water, stir and press for 20 to 40 seconds to brew a top-notch mug of coffee — or up to three shots of espresso — in about a minute.
Take his grilling to the next level with this curated set of barbeque sauces and rubs. The flavorful kit, which includes Honey Barbecue Sauce, Maine Seafood Rub and Maple Chipotle Grille Sauce, is sure to enhance his already mouth-watering ribs and pulled pork sandwiches.
If Dad’s a sports fanatic and loves to grill, this oven mitt is the best of both worlds. The spirited design takes the iconic image of the foam finger and creates a one-of-a-kind oven mitt that can handle the heat in style. Choose teams across every league, from the NBA to the NHL, to score a perfect match.
If he's happiest when he's in the woods, then he'll greatly appreciate this survival kit. The travel-sized tin contains a mini compass, fire starter, six-in-one penknife, tweezers, rope, wire saw and safety pins — basically, everything he needs for a weekend outdoors.
Dad can take his music everywhere he goes — even the shower — with this top-rated portable Bluetooth speaker. Equipped with a detachable suction cup and a metal hook, it’s easy to attach to bathroom tiles and mirrors or clip to a backpack.
BruMate's patented can coolers will ensure Dad never drinks warm beer again. Their Hopsulator Trio set is truly the versatile can cooler in the world. It fits 16-ounce craft cans, comes with an adapter for 12-ounce cans, and with one quick switch, turns into a 16-ounce pint glass.
There’s nothing quite like enjoying the outdoors from the comfort of a hammock. And doesn’t Dad deserve some much-needed relaxation? This portable hammock is made of high-quality, breathable parachute nylon fabric that’s quick-drying and machine washable, providing the most comfortable lounge experience anywhere he can tie it up.
Maybe Dad could use a little guidance in the grooming department, and Birchbox is here to help. This $30 gift card can be redeemed for a three-month subscription to Birchbox Grooming. Each month he’ll receive five deluxe grooming samples, from bar soap and face cleanser to deodorant and beard oil. That's plenty of time to get him hooked on his monthly surprise gift.
For those days when he can’t get out to the lake, this electronic fishing game should do the trick. With a variety of options, he can choose to "fish" in a lake, stream or deep sea. It feels just like the real thing, and he can cast, catch and reel them in to score points.