Dads give so much to our lives by being their reliable, hardworking selves. But when the holidays roll around, it’s tough to return the favour! Dads always seem to already have everything they need, and that makes choosing the perfect personalized gift tricky. Whether he loves working in the garage or relaxing on the couch, you’ll find great holiday gifts in this roundup of 50 gift ideas for dad.
If your dad is one of those guys that can’t get enough of Apple everything, he’ll love showing off his brand new AirPods, complete with charging case. They provide crystal clear sound with the new H1 headphone chip, connect automatically and offer hands-free access to Siri using voice commands. Plus, AirPods are an instant status symbol among Apple fans that will have dad feeling like fire!
Whether dad wants to make sure the thermostat is set to exactly the right temperature or find out who the year’s top NHL prospects are, the Google Home Mini will help make his life a little easier. The voice-activated smart home speaker controls Google Assistant-enabled devices, ranging from speakers and doorbells to thermostats and lightbulbs with just a word. And dad will have a blast quizzing Google Assistant on all kinds of obscure topics!
Dad will enjoy his favourite tunes for hours, with the Beats wireless on-ear headphones featuring comfortable earcups. They provide all-day entertainment with up to 40 hours of playtime per charge, and have a built-in remote control on the right earcup for easy access. Whether dad uses them for his long commute into work or an afternoon of mowing the lawn, he’ll be able to rock out to the beat and enjoy that daily grind a little bit more.
If dad’s always on the move, he’ll love having his very own iPad to carry with him. From streaming Netflix when he’s on a business trip to relaxing on the couch with his favourite memes, the iPad’s portability, versatility and long battery life make it a multitasking powerhouse he can use for almost anything. And with the new iPadOS, an operating system designed specifically for the iPad, this latest iPad is able to do more than ever before so dad can make the most of every minute.
What dad doesn’t want to capture every precious memory of his beloved family? This compact Canon camera will have him snapping away as soon as he opens the package. It offers 12x Optical Zoom so even when dad’s cheering on kids high up in the bleachers, he can still get that perfect shot. Optical Image Stabilization helps ensure sharp photos, even after that morning cup of coffee. And with 20.2 megapixels, photos have incredible detail and clarity. With this gift, you and dad will both love looking back at favourite moments together for years to come.
If dad spends his days outdoors and his skin is paying the price, treat him to a little TLC with this gift set containing 4 different skin-soothing, made-for-men must-haves designed to pamper and heal. The Anti-Dandruff shampoo nourishes the scalp, while the body wash and antiperspirant ensure irritation-free clean skin, thanks to hypoallergenic formulas designed for sensitive skin. The bonus shower tool sloughs off dead skin cells to help keep skin smooth and healthy…all with a great scent designed just for dad.
Was dad glued to the television during every game of the 2019 NBA Championship? Let him relive those memories for years to come with this beautifully-framed Toronto Raptors 2019 Championship Collage. Featuring the team name and championship details at the top, the team photo and a highlight of Kawaii Leonard as the Finals MVP, this collage is sure to be a conversation piece. Dad will remember the excitement of cheering on his team to their first ever NBA victory.
There’s nothing quite as manly as Old Spice and if your dad prides himself on being rough and rugged, he’ll love letting the world know it with this four-piece Old Spice holiday set, featuring Old Spice Pure Sport 2-in-1 Shampoo, Body Wash, Solid Deodorant and Spray Deodorant. Not only will every shower give him a chance to enjoy the manly scent, he’ll also get 24-hour protection from odours for the rest of the day…while impressing everyone with his unquestionable masculinity.
Hunters and fishers both know that there’s no better tasting meal than one you provided yourself. And from deer sausage to salmon, dad’s latest wild game will be even more delicious when it’s cooked on a charcoal grill and smoker. The combination design will let dad customize his cooking to ensure every meal is finished to perfection…a gift idea for dad that the whole family will appreciate.
If dad loves spending time in the backyard, he’ll appreciate having this powerful yet portable pressure washer to help keep his favourite space looking great. From cleaning siding on the house to spraying down patio furniture, the 1600 PSI 1.25 gallon-per-minute pressure from this compact machine will have everything in the yard sparkling in record time. And that means more time for dad to relax and enjoy being outdoors.
A dad that loves to hit the courts or give it his all on the field will appreciate the crisp and energetic scent of these three Adidas eau de toilettes. Featuring Moves for Him, Dynamic Pulse and Moves 0:01 scents, dad will love choosing his favourite for different occasions. The citrus- and evergreen-based scents will be a hit with everyone else in the family, too.
From oil changes to swapping tires, having these sturdy 3-ton capacity jack stands in the garage will help make dad’s car tune-ups faster and easier. The quick adjustment mechanism will let him lock the jack stands into the perfect position, while the ratcheting mechanism makes lifting a vehicle safer and easier. The dual-purpose handle even doubles as a carrying handle, so he can lug it around to different cars.
If dad’s the one who makes sure the driveway and sidewalks are clear when it snows, help make his work a little easier with this efficient and powerful snow thrower. Able to move up to 730lbs of snow per minute, the electric design mean no worrying about gas, oil or tuneups. And with the powerful 14-amp motor helping dad deal with even the worst winter storm in record time, he’ll be able to warm himself in the house in no time.
Any man that prides himself on showing off his perfect shave will appreciate this holiday gift set from Gillette. Containing the hugely popular Mach 3 Turbo razor, three extra blades and Gillette Sensitive Cool Shaving Gel to hydrate, sooth and protect skin, this kit will let dad enjoy months of showing off his immaculately-groomed style.
Even the rare NBA fan in Canada who doesn’t cheer for the Toronto Raptors will always remember the mind-blowing shot made by Kawhi Leonard in Game 7 of the eastern conference semi-finals against the 76ers. And your basketball-loving dad will be thrilled by this gorgeous framed 8×10 photograph of that immortal moment, along with a Toronto Raptors team logo collector’s pin. Perfect for a home office or rec room, this piece of basketball memorabilia is an iconic gift worthy of a very special father.
A discerning gentleman knows the importance of having a signature scent. For that sophisticated father, the Drakkar Noir 2 Piece Gift Set will let everyone know he’s arrived, with its fiery top notes grabbing immediate attention and the sweet and soothing base notes of moss, vanilla and milk adding warmth. The set contains eau de toilette and solid deodorant, with a scent that’s sure to become his favourite.
Some dads might love spending weekends working on that never-ending to-do list around the house, but others just want to chill out and relax. And with the iRobot Roomba 670, dad’s free to do his own thing as the chores practically do themselves. The vacuum works on both hard floors and carpets, uses intelligent sensors to clean around furniture, and even has a setting to detect and heavily clean dirtier areas. That means dad can stay on the couch and enjoy his weekend.
When no family vacation is complete without a few days of driving, give dad a gift that will help him ensure everyone gets there safely. This 6-in-1 Jump Starter charges at home and packs in the car, bringing portable power along for when it’s needed most. As an added bonus, it also includes attachments for filling car tires and air mattresses, a USB outlet for phone charging, AC outlets and 12V DC outlets.
Portability and a digital control center that guarantees perfect cooking results makes the Pit Boss 340 a camper’s dream come true. Dad will love sipping a beer and relaxing by the fire as the Pit Boss cooks up that evening meal just right. And when it’s time to come home, the grill’s collapsible legs make packing it up for next year quick and easy.
Whether lounging around the house or hitting the hay after a long day, dad will be more comfortable wearing these ultra-soft sleep pants. The polyester and spandex blend material is breathable and wicks away moisture, so that whether it’s a little too hot or a little too cold, these pants will always feel just right. And even after a big Christmas dinner, the fit will still be perfect thanks to the elastic drawstring waistband.
Dad is never going to need a good cup of coffee quite more than when he’s trying to make it through the first year with a new baby. From the middle-of-the-night feedings to the worries of giving constant care to a brand new human, it’s only natural for dad to be exhausted! The Ninja Coffee Bar allows him to choose between six brewing sizes, from a single cup to a whole carafe, and even use the exclusive Café Forte mode to brew an extra bold cup when he needs it most.
For the man that wants to capture his most adventurous moments, this affordable action camera with tons of accessories is a great starting point. From grabbing his snowboard and hitting the slopes to scuba diving on that next vacation, dad will be able to record HD video and take still shots with ease, thanks to the included underwater housing, curved adhesive mount, straight joint mounts and other included accessories.
No matter what hockey team dad supports each season, he’ll be able to cheer them on in style with one of these licensed NHL mats decorating his man cave. The rugs are available for all the most popular teams, from the Oilers to the Canadiens, and proudly proclaim to the world that this is where Dad watches his team giving it their all in pursuit of the Stanley Cup.
Dad loves to look good, and he always seems to do it so effortlessly. But coordinating the perfect outfit will be even easier with this genuine leather belt featuring a reversible design so he’s always got a belt to match. Black on one side and chocolate brown on the other, it will add the perfect finishing touch to all his favourite outfits.
Dad will be the host with the most with this all-in-one home theatre bundle that includes a 1080P compatible projector, HDMI cable, AV cable and screen. From having friends over to watch the big game to creating a slideshow of memories for the family’s annual holiday party, this bundle will provide hours of entertainment and get-togethers that are truly epic…just like dad.
Sometimes the most useful gifts for dad really are the best ones. So, help him replenish that dwindling underwear drawer with the ultimate practical gift. These boxer briefs are made of 95% cotton, feature a tagless design for instant comfort, and come in functional grey and black shades. They’re a must-have that dad probably won’t remember to buy for himself, so do him a favour and grab a pack for him.
Whether dad has a resolution to get into shape or just wants to switch up his usual workout routine, the Exerputic Elliptical will help him get a full-body cardio workout any time he wants. Its compact design makes it easy to store, and a unique Workout Arms setting helps to build upper body muscle. Plus, the low-impact workout is easy on Dad’s joints, while still providing all-over toning.
Dad may love his French fries, but you love him and want to make sure he’s eating right so give him a way to enjoy those favourite fried foods in a healthier way with this large 3.2L capacity air fryer. It cooks everything from fries to wings to crispy perfection, with no deep fryer or extra oil required. And as an added bonus, it’s amazing for heating up leftover pizza. Let the late-night snacking commence!
The best way to make a great craft beer taste even better is by serving it in the right glass. Raise a glass to dad’s beer expertise by surprising him with a set of stemmed beer glasses for serving up that perfect brew in style. These glasses add instant class when serving up a cold one to friends, and holding the glass by the stem even helps keep beer at the perfect temperature for longer.
Every so often, dad has to give it his all and work his hardest for his family’s well-being. And as you enjoy the fruits of his labour, he’s usually carrying a fair bit of stress. But now, it’s payback time. Rather than just a day at the spa, give dad a lifetime of relaxation with the Halifax 4-Person Plug and Play Hot Tub. In addition to 22 jets and a standard 110V plug that makes it plug-and-play, it also offers Bluetooth audio for music, LED lighting and aromatherapy options. This gift is wow-worthy and definitely for that dad that’s earned some serious downtime.
Does dad pride himself on always being up on the latest looks? These stylish and affordable sunglasses will be a great addition to his daily wardrobe. Featuring a trendy gun metal colour and a stylish slim version of the classic aviator frame, these polarized sunglasses will help protect dad’s eyes and his spot on the local best-dressed list.
If dad’s been working his body a little harder than usual lately, give him some instant relief from stiff muscles with this handheld massager. It features vibration technology, along with nine different attachments to customize the massage experience. Dad can enjoy comforting heat, targeted pressure-point massage and more to help him loosen up and relax after a long day.
Compact and boasting separate water and steam pressure thermostats, the DeLonghi Espresso & Cappuccino Machine will help your coffee-loving dad enjoy cup after cup of perfectly-brewed specialty beverages. The controls ensure that espresso and cappuccino are always brewed at the perfect temperature with no waiting between drinks, and adjustable controls let dad personalize his drink to suit his tastes.
Let dad enjoy a theatre experience in his favourite comfy chair with the VISIO 5.1 Sound Bar System. The front sound bar emulates three front speakers, while the subwoofer and two rear satellite speakers create a true surround-sound experience. And the wireless design and Bluetooth capability means dad can enjoy his home theatre almost as soon as he opens the box.
Dad will look forward to putting on his suit for work each day once he adds these classic and eye-catching cufflinks to his outfit. The push-through closures make them easy to put on each morning (even when he’s still half-asleep), and the highly polished silver will be sure to attract notice as he’s leading that board meeting or closing a big deal.
When it comes to his golf game, Dad is probably pretty picky about only using his favourite clubs and balls. But every golfer enjoys having a high-quality new glove to help improve grip on those long drives. This Cabretta leather glove does the trick perfectly, with perforated fingers for better ventilation and a reinforced palm and thumb for durability. Dad won’t be able to wait to get out on the driving range.
If dad spends hours outdoors in cold winter weather, help keep him cozy with this ultra-soft acrylic scarf in a stylish argyle pattern. The grey and black colours coordinate with virtually any outfit, and the German-made material is hypoallergenic with a softness that rivals cashmere…without the hefty price tag! Perfect for dressing up or down, it will help keep dad warm on the coldest winter day.
Dad can say goodbye to clutter and hello to a constantly-charged device with this sleek Qi-Certified fast wireless charger. Optimized for iPhone and Samsung but compatible with any Qi-enabled iOS or Android device, having this on the nightstand means charging is as simple as placing the phone on top. And IQ-circuitry prevents overcharging, overvoltage and overheating, so dad’s phone will stay in top shape as powers back up.
If dad loves streaming new seasons of Stranger Things or rewatching old Breaking Bad episodes, he’ll be in binge-watching heaven when he opens this 4K Roku television. And never fear, the days of needing to spend thousands of dollars for a 4K picture are no more. For under $500, get one of the best gifts for Dad…a stunning ultra-HD picture with HDR technology, along with instant wireless access to thousands of streaming channels.
Dad will love showing off his Canadian pride in this comfortable hoodie. The long sleeves and cozy lining will help keep him comfortable on chilly days, while the textured Canada graphic across the front lets the world know he’s a Canada man. A full zipper give the hoodie the versatility to be used in place of a light jacket outside or as an extra layer inside.
Shopping for a handyman can be frustrating, since he often seem to already own every tool ever made. But even the most dedicated DIY-er often doesn’t have their own hex key set. This little accessory to the toolbox is one of those useful gifts for dad that will come in handy for everything, from tightening up the joints on furniture to disassembling outdoor gear for the winter.
If dad loves unwinding with a nice glass of whiskey, let him sip in style with this 9-piece set that will make his favourite blend taste even better. Two European-style whiskey glasses have the perfect shape for swirling to release the aromas, while the six whiskey stones with an included canvas storage bag help keep dad’s pricey specialty whiskey ice cold without diluting the flavour.
Don’t make dad choose just one favourite photo of you to display proudly at the office…let him show off all those great pictures throughout the years with a digital photo frame that will cycle through a new picture every time he glances over. Dad can even add a soundtrack and enjoy his favourite music as the frame runs through those treasured family memories.
With plenty of storage and a sleek style, this wallet will be dad’s new must-have away from home. Made of genuine leather with RFID technology to protect dad from identity theft in airports and other busy areas, this wallet is perfect for the man on the move. It has a classic bi-fold design with a flip-up section that can hold up to 16 cards.
No matter what type of work dad does in his shop, having it properly stocked for his activities is important. And that doesn’t just mean tools and shop supplies…it also means refreshments. This fridge is the perfect size for a workshop or garage, and lets dad grab his favourite beverage easily when he’s in the middle of working on a project.
If dad has to spend a lot of time in his car every day, he’ll be sure to appreciate the peace of mind that the Pilot 720P Dash Camera provides. It includes a 4GB micro SD card with a USB charging cord and car charger set up and use the camera in just minutes. Dad will love knowing that his car is recording any details in case of a fender bender on his daily drive.
Running your own business means you need to stay connected, so help dad to keep up with calls, emails and more wherever he is with the iConnect by Timex smartwatch. Using the iConnect app, the watch will let dad make and receive calls, receive texts and check out his app notifications…all without ever having to pick up his phone. Plus, the watch tracks activity, sleep and heart rate, so dad can make sure he’s taking care of himself as he takes care of business.
Dad knows that any job worth doing is worth doing right. And when it comes to cleaning, nothing does it right quite like the Dyson V11 Absolute. With seven different attachments, dad can go from detailing the car to deep cleaning the rugs in seconds. And with twice the suction of any other cordless vacuum, the house will be clean enough even for Dad’s high standards.
Dad used to enjoy spending time with friends at the local arcade as much as your kids enjoy gaming with friends at home, so let him relive his childhood with this classic arcade machine from Arcade 1Up. It features a custom riser that gives the machine a total height of 57” and three different classic Marvel games for hours of entertainment. Controls for two players will even let you take on dad head-to-head in a battle to save the universe.
Is your dad the king of cheesy jokes? He’ll love adding to his comic library and practicing that patented deadpan dad delivery in a game of Dad Joke Face-Off! The game is simple: players take turns reading out some of the corniest jokes of all time, and anyone who smiles or laughs gets a point. Containing 600 terrible jokes, dad may just hide this game away so he can hit you with new dad jokes when you’re least expecting it.
Dad deserves the best on Christmas Day and with these gift ideas for him, you’ll be able to give him just that. Find all the best gifts for dad at Walmart.ca along with all kinds of other amazing Christmas gift ideas. No matter which personalized gift you choose, dad will be so impressed that you may even get him to finally admit you’re his favourite!
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