35 Cheap Father’s Day Gifts 2023: Affordable (But Thoughtful) Gifts for Dads

35 Cheap Father’s Day Gifts 2023: Affordable (But Thoughtful) Gifts for Dads

Looking for cheap Father’s Day gifts that won’t break your bank? Check out these budget-friendly gifts.

Whether he’s your father, grandfather, or any father figure, these ideas are inexpensive but thoughtful enough to make him feel special this Father’s Day.

From golf to grooming kits, your old man will be happy with any of these cool and affordable dad gifts for Father’s Day.

1. Special Photo Mug

ideas for cheap fathers day gifts: Special Dad Photo Mug


This photo mug works as a great gift from his child. This cute gift has a special saying about how any man can be a father but it takes a special guy to be a dad.

2. DAD Custom Desktop Photo Plaque

inexpensive fathers day gifts: Dad Desktop Photo Plaque


You can never go wrong with this photo gift. Whether it comes from his kids or the mother of his children, he is sure to cherish it for years to come. Create a unique gift by adding his favorite photos of him and his little ones.

3. Star Wars Shot Glass

great cheap fathers day gifts: Star Wars Shot Glass


If May 4th is his favorite holiday, then he is going to love these Star Wars-themed last-minute gifts for dad. A cute gift for those on a tight budget as they are under $10 and are sure to bring a smile to his face.

4. Custom Star Map Art Print

father's day gifts on a budget: custom starmap art print


Grab him this affordable but sentimental wall art. Simply add the location, date, and a nice photo. This star map print will be a smash hit that will melt the heart of any father.

5. Freeze Beer Glass

inexpensive fathers day gifts: Freeze Beer Glass


What better way to wind down after a long day at work than with an ice-cold beer? These affordable freeze beer glasses are great for keeping drinks cold and hands warm. These glasses come in a set of two, perfect for having his beer bestie over for a pint.

6. Beat That

inexpensive father's day gift ideas: Beat That


If one of your favorite past times with dad is playing games, then everyone will love this gift. This goofy challenge game will make for an amazing family game night. Kids and parents alike will be yelling “beat that,” after these hilarious challenges.

7. Traeger Rub

cheap fathers day ideas: Traeger Rub


Does he love spending the evenings outside tending to his Traeger (or any other smoker brand)? Then you should already know that he can never have enough meat rubs. He can crank up the flavor of anything he’s smoking or grilling with this sweet and salty rub.

8. Whiskey Stone

cheap fathers day ideas: Whiskey Stone


Whether he’s sipping spirits with his buddies or relaxing after a long day at the office, dad is sure to appreciate these whiskey stones. A simple gift he can add to his man cave and impress his friends with when they stop over to watch the game.

9. Custom Golf Ball

best cheap father's day gifts: golf ball


For the one who can’t wait to tee off in the mornings, he will for sure love these golf balls. A good gift that is ready to retire and spend his days on the green working on his swing.

10. To Us You Are The World Plaque

fathers day gifts under $30: daddy you are the world plaque


Surprise him with a sentimental gift this Father’s day. He will never forget those memorable times of checking for monsters and giving the best piggyback rides to his little ones. A thoughtful gift from his kids he’ll cherish.

11. Beard Kit

fathers day small gift ideas: Beard Kit


Does it seem like your husband spends more time grooming himself than you do? If so, get him this affordable beard kit. With this luxury kit, he will have the nicest and best-smelling beard in town. The perfect Father’s day gift for the bearded man in your life.

12. Lucky Fishing Socks

fathers day inexpensive gifts: Lucky Fishing Socks


You know you caught a good dad, now be sure that he catches some good fish with these lucky fishing socks. A creative way to celebrate his favorite hobby on this day of the year. These will be his favorite socks to wear on and off the boat.

13. Popcorn Popper Maker

ideas for cheap fathers day gifts: Popcorn Popper Maker


This popcorn maker is the perfect fit for a dad who loves to snuggle up with his kids and watch their favorite family movies. A nice gift that he can also share with the family to make their favorite movie snack.

14. Beer Ingredient Kit

fathers day gifts on a budget: Beer Ingredient Kit


If he has wanted to try his hand at making beer, this makes the perfect cheap Father’s Day gift. It includes everything he needs to brew his first batch of beer without worrying about loads of equipment.

15. Hot Ones Truth or Dab

fathers day inexpensive gifts: Hot Ones Truth or Dab


If dad always seems to be slathering his food in hot sauce, then he is going to love this unique board game. A cool way to spend quality time with his buddies while enjoying a cold one or being in the hot seat.

16. Bottle Opener

fathers day inexpensive gifts: Bottle Opener


Searching for a small gift for dad? This leather bottle opener makes a great gift that is affordable but still thoughtful. Customize this bottle opener with his favorite color of leather and a hand-stamped name.

17. Notebook

ideas for cheap fathers day gifts: Notebook


While notebooks are traditionally thought of as a mom’s gift, dads will appreciate this simple gift also. Whether he jotting down measurements for his latest project or keeps track of his golf scores, he’s sure to find a use for this gift idea.

18. Funny Photo Mug

budget father's day gifts: funny photo mug for dad


So many dads are known for their ghastly surprises. Be sure that he knows that he’s the best farter…I mean father there is this funny Father’s day gift. He will chuckle every time he fills up this mug and sees an image of your smiling face.

19. What I Love About Dad

cheap fathers day ideas: What I Love About Dad


With so many special memories, where do you start? This book might seem like a quick gift, but it is a thoughtful one that he will cherish forever. Fill in each one of the blanks with special memories and life lessons you’ve learned from him over the years.

20. Wireless Charging Station

cheap fathers day ideas: Wireless Charging Station


You know he loves having the latest tech to stay connected. Be sure that he never runs low on battery with this all-in-one charging station. A stylish phone charger and charging station for his Apple watch and AirPods so he will never run low on the go.

21. Box Frames

ideas for cheap fathers day gifts: Superhero Box Frames


You already know that he is a hero! Be sure that he knows it with this adorable, custom shadow box. A cute idea that you can surprise your dad with his favorite Lego superhero.

22. Watch Box

cheap fathers day ideas: Watch Box


Some guys really appreciate the finer things in life. A good glass of scotch, a nice suit, and high-quality watches. If you are looking for a place for him to store his prized watches after a day at work, then this watch box makes a good gift for him.

23. They’re Good Book

great cheap fathers day gifts: They're Good Dad Jokes


When becoming a dad, he also gets instant rights to tell bad dad jokes, a lot of them. This book makes a great Father’s day gift from a child who will actually think the jokes are great. He and his kid alike will love this hilarious book.

24. Money Clip

ideas for cheap fathers day gifts: Money Clip


Give him a friendly reminder of who his money really belongs to with this money clip. A special gift idea for a guy who knows that his money won’t stay in his wallet very long.

25. Soy Candle

great cheap fathers day gifts: Soy Candle


Candles make a great cheap Father’s day gift for dad when you want to give him something special. A great-smelling candle under $20 that he will laugh about every time he lights it. A great way to say that you got your good looks from him.

26. Death Wish Coffee

affordable father's day gifts: The World's Strongest Coffee


You know your husband works hard. Be sure that he is awake for all those great moments with you and your kids with the world’s strongest coffee. A great gift to give the father of your children that you know he will appreciate.

27. Beef Steak Jerky Bites

inexpensive fathers day gift ideas: Beef Steak Jerky Bites


Whether he’s out at the job site or watching his daughter’s softball practice, it’s nice to have a beef jerky snack on hand. This classic jerky is good for tossing in the car for road trips or stocking up for work.

28. Custom Photo Card

affordable father's day gifts: photo card


When it comes to DIY Father’s day gifts, there is nothing that beats a homemade item. Turn a favorite picture of a dad and his kids into a one-of-a-kind card that you can give with a gift card or other special gift. This a great gift idea you can print at home.

29. Emergency Soap

small father's day gift ideas: Emergency Dad Soap


Be sure he smells great every time he hops out of the shower with this emergency soap. A great way to give him a small and affordable gift that he will use daily (or at least you hope.) A manly-looking soap made from natural ingredients and plant extracts.

30. Carabiner Paracord Bracelet

budget father's day gifts: Carabiner Paracord Bracelet


Even the most rugged of men like to look nice. This paracord bracelet makes a thoughtful gift for the avid outdoorsman. You never know when an extra bit of rope might save his life.

31. Leather Wallet

good cheap fathers day gifts: Engraved Leather Wallet


It’s likely that dad could use an upgrade to his wallet. This simple gift makes a great gift for someone who needs to do some downsizing from his old wallet. Sleek enough to fit comfortably in his pants while still holding all of his essentials.

32. Classic Cotton Cap

father's day gift under $20: Classic Cotton Cap


Help him to show his pride for the local baseball team or with a fun saying with this cotton baseball cap. A perfect way for a dad to represent his kids in all of their sports.

33. Fish Hooks Keychain

small fathers day gifts: Fishing Keychain


Any avid fisherman would appreciate this adorable fish hook keychain. You know that he is a great catch, and never let him forget that with this small and meaningful gift idea.

34. To The Best Dad in The Universe

inexpensive father's day gift ideas: the best dad plaque


Turn a simple gift into a thoughtful item by including your photos in this plaque. A fun way to remind him how much you love him.

35. DAD Coffee Mug

affordable father's day gifts: dad collage photo mug


Of course, he is going to need to have a good quality coffee mug to go with the world’s strongest coffee. This stainless steel coffee mug is a simple yet functional gift that he is sure to love. Easily customize the mug with his favorite color and special saying.


Bottom Words

No matter which one of these cheap Father’s day gifts you choose, you can be sure dad will love it. You’ll never have to worry that you’ll break the bank with our list of affordable gift ideas for him.



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