Have you thought about the Father’s Day gifts that would be perfect for your retired or senior dad? We’ve come up with 25 great ideas for those who’ve seen it all.
20 Father’s Day gift ideas for 60 year old
1. Di Bruno Bros Gourmet Specialties
If you want to find a gift that stands out from the crowd, consider Di Bruno Bros. Founded in Philadelphia in 1939, Di Bruno Bros ships nationwide, specializing in high-quality meats and hard-to-find cheeses.
They sell monthly subscription boxes as well if you’re interested in keeping happy even longer. We especially like their hoagie kit and binge-watch basket (featured in Oprah). Add in one of their orange-chocolate cigars to top it off, and you’re set.
2. Photo Art Gift
Choose from more than 20 Father’s Day options designed by independent artists through Minted’s easy-to-use online ordering platform. The Heart Snapshot Mix is a prevalent option.
3. HopHeads Beer Club
If Dad loves beer, give him something he will appreciate. The subscription boxes include a monthly newsletter, tasting notes, food pairings, and historical facts. This subscription is only available for household delivery in the U.S.
4. Bonsai Tree
Bonsai Boy, a well-regarded specialist nursery, has hundreds of great options on their website linked below. Next-day shipping is available Monday through Thursday for an additional fee.
5. Gourmet Father’s Day Gift Basket
Suppose your father enjoys sweets, beer, cheeses, or popcorn. In that case, Gourmet Gift Baskets have options for every type of dad in their Father’s Day selection, linked below. During this time of social distancing, dad will appreciate some snacks to keep him feeling fed at home.
6. Whiskey Glass With Cigar Rest
Give your dad a reward for all the diaper changes, baseball camp pickups, bailouts, and whatever else he does to ensure you’re successful. With this one-of-a-kind Godinger whiskey glass, he can sip while smoking.
7. You’re the (Old) Man Mug
Let your old man know he’s still in charge, even though he’s old. Will make him laugh as he thinks of you over his morning coffee.
8. The Grandfather T-Shirt
This funny t-shirt is a play on the popular series The Godfather. It’s subtle enough that some may not notice it first, which makes it all the more fun to wear. Made from pre-shrunk cotton in a variety of colors.
9. Beer Soap
Imported from France, this beautiful soap has a subtle and clean masculine scent. Beer is a source of polyphenols that can soothe tired skin—a classy gift for a refined, mature father.
10. Military history coffee table book
Are your parents fascinated by military history? Do they like to discuss WWII, Vietnam, etc.? Satisfy their curiosity with this fascinating D.K. coffee table book full of rich imagery and descriptions of the “objects of warfare” throughout history.
11. Father’s Day Sudoku
With 200 puzzles, this Sudoku book will keep dad busy for days, and if he’s new to Sudoku, there are solutions at the back to help him get started.
12. Fishing Hook Message
Fishing dads will love this hook as it tells him how much you love him. Comes in a quality box to present it in.
13. Bose QuietComfort Headphones
Bose QuietComfort headphones are miracle workers at blocking out noise. They sound great too. Dad will love them whether he’s on an airplane or just trying to relax at home.
14. Grilling spice gift set
If your father is in his senior years, this might be a great father-son activity. These grilling spices range from southwest to citrus, so you’ll be sure to satisfy all of his grilling needs.
15. Pocket watch
For a classy dad, consider this attractive pocket watch inscribed with “dad” on the front. It comes in a nice gift box.
16. Gourmet Nuts
Nut lovers will enjoy this gift pack of almonds, pistachios, cashews, and four other varieties. Dad will enjoy them while watching sports or hanging out around the holidays.
17. Great Dads Get Promoted to Grandpas T-shirt
Made from soft, quality fabric and available in 6 different colors, this t-shirt is a great way to show him how important he is to the family. He will receive many compliments while wearing it.
18. Classic Dad’s Old Fashioned Root Beer
A classic root beer that will bring back memories, especially for boomer dads. First developed in Chicago, Dad’s has become an American icon with its bold colors and flavor. Still using the original recipe, you can give your dad a taste of his childhood this Father’s Day.
19. Thank you, hammer keychain
As you mature, you learn how much your dad helped build your life. This creative hammer keychain comes in an attractive box that reads, “Thank you for helping me build my life!” A touching father’s day gift he’ll love (and keep!).
20. Bocce Set
In Italy, this lawn game is trendy among older men. Easy and fun to play, it’s an excellent sport for those who aren’t as active as they used to be—a fun gift for dad, but also for the whole family.