Five Father’s Day Gift Ideas for every type of Dad

Published 4:33 pm Friday, June 9, 2017

With Father’s Day just a little over a week away, what to get the man who does so much is surely on everyone’s mind here are 5 gift ideas for every type of dad.


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For the stylish Southern dad… Reeves Linens and Gifts has everything they could ever want. To spice up your dad’s look they offer the shotgun shell belt ($44.95) the short tri-fold peanut wallet ($37.95) or the shotgun shell long wallet ($39.95) If your dad isn’t looking for new clothing accessories, you can always make sure he’s traveling in style with the Belle Monde leather duffle bag ($84.95) and classic beach towel in any color ($22.95) He’s sure to impress his friends when he arrives drinking a cold one out of his gray 16 oz. Tumblr Corksicle ($24.95) or his Riviera blue Corksicle 25 oz. canteen ($31.95)


For the Outdoorsman… Flint River Outfitters is your one stop shop. This store is truly an outdoorsman’s paradise. Offering multiple types of switchblade knives: 3-blade ($71.99), 2-blade ($71.99) and 1-blade Sod Buster Jr. ($34.99), they make sure you can skin your own cow hide and create a hide rug just like theirs ($159) If your dad wants to go on a hunting or fishing trip with his friends, they offer Chippewa boots ($209), two different types of Yeti cups to cheers to the weekend with the Tumber and Colster ($30) both 25% off and the Yeti cooler to put their fresh catch in ($299) Maybe your dad isn’t an actual outdoorsman, but just likes the look. That’s okay too. They offer House of Jack wallets ($45) and money clips ($30) and Sweetwater pillows to help bring the outdoor design, inside ($110)


For the Trendy dad… Bainbridge Pharmacy gift shop carries brands unlike any other in town. With names like Whitewing and Smathers & Branson you are sure to find a gift for your dad. For a day of just kicking back and watching the Braves with his buds, your dad can be seen wearing a Y’all tee ($25) with his Smathers and Branson hat ($35) and drinking out of his favorite hugger ($29.50) or he might enjoy drinking out of a glass bottle hugger by Whitewing ($40) He can provide his friends with the perfect chicken wings rubbed in Stonewall rub ($8) all while still keeping the room still smelling nice and fresh with his Himalyan candle ($48) If these things don’t suit him, they also offer the Stanley kit ($35) and Sarge knives ($9.95-$24.95)

For the Adventurous dad… get him glider pilot lessons from the Rose City Soaring Club. The sky is the limit with this gift! Get him a FAAST training package. ($99) Your dad can get 30 minutes of ground school, one introductory flight, a logbook, the FFA Glider flying handbook, and a three-month introductory membership to SSA in Quitman, Ga.


For the dad who loves to grill… there is no better place to shop than Stone’s Home Center. Stone’s is an authorized Big Green Egg dealer. They sell all seven different sizes (prices vary) and offer all the “eggcessories” to go along with it. Your dad is sure to fall in love with this grill and become an “Egghead”, someone who uses the Big Green Egg Grill several times a week.