Father’s Day Gift Guide

fathers day gift guide

Looking for the perfect gift for dad (that’s not a golf shirt or another tie?)  From the gourmand to the jetsetter, the dapper-dude to the guy who just likes his booze, we’ve got just the thing.  Homefest’s men’s department is filled with thoughtful and unexpected gifts for every man this Father’s Day.

Will Parent for Food

Whether he likes to cook or is just really good at eating, our gourmet department is stocked with cookbooks for the hardcore carnivore, grill gifts, and manly munchies.  A butcher’s board or pizza peel and a cookbook will keep him cooking all summer long.  Our Sriracha Rim Salt is perfect for firing-up his bloody mary or margarita and doubles as a great rub for grilling.  Plus with great bar provisions like gourmet small-batch bitters and salty dill pickle peanuts, he’ll have no reason to leave the Lazy Boy when the game is on.

My Flight’s on Time, I’ll be Home for Dinner

Business trips, a long weekend, or the gym — send dad packing in style.  Our travel bags, backpacks, and Dopp kits are sleek in design, versatile, and lightweight.  Another travel must-have, our portable wine tote, complete with space for two bottles, a cheese board, stemless wine glasses, and a corkscrew… it may not be transcontinental but one must still be prepared when traveling to an outdoor concert or the ball game.

Don’t Hate Me Because I’m Beard-iful

If your dad is a dapper dude, give him the gift of great grooming.  From beard to bod, our quality grooming products from Jack Black and Duke Cannon are perfect for the no-nonsense man — nothing complicated, nothing cosmetic, just superior skin care.

Let Me Grab a Drink First

Parenting is hard work and most Dads are still recovering well into retirement.  Raise a glass to Dad with a handcrafted decanter, mouth-blown glass beer tankards, or double-walled pilsner glasses that serve-up as much style as function (each designed to ensure the optimal temperature of Dad’s brew.)  Don’t forget the reinforcements, Homefest offers handsome leather bar-tool wrap is perfect for the cocktail connoisseur and a bottle of dirty martini juice for the cleanest dirty martini he’ll ever drink.

*Select items available online, all available in-store


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table setting with plates, mug, pink salt, and bread on a tray next to a flower

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Photo Courtesy of Illume Candles

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