Whether he’s an uncle, brother, dad, or family friend, your child’s godfather deserves a special gif as a thank-you this year. While he may not be a biological parent, he made a promise to care of your little ones and guide them through life lessons and religious teachings.
Godfathers tend to be an excellent source for the funniest jokes, the most exciting adventures, and the tastiest snacks, so it probably comes as no surprise that your kids request him to babysit every date night. Father’s Day is a wonderful time to show gratitude for all the important male figures in your family’s life, and godfathers should certainly be added to that mix!
Keep scrolling to shop FIRST‘s picks for the best gifts for godfathers this Father’s Day.
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Gifts For Godfathers
Best Electronic Gift for Godfathers
Where to buy: $49.99, Amazon
Give him the chance to put his hobbies and methods of relaxation in one spot. With an all-new Amazon Fire 7, he can read his favorite novels, play millions of games, check his Facebook, and listen to his go-to playlist. Whether he's taking a break at home or on the go, any godfather will love the convenience of having all of his favorite things on one thin gadget that's easy to travel with.
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Best Gift for the Beer Lover
Where to buy: $10.75, Amazon
Turn a useful tool into something a little more sentimental with this Melix Home Godfather Keychain. If he's a hops connoisseur and loves having one or two at family barbecues, this sweet little gift will allow him to indulge in his evening treat while recognizing his special role in your family's life. Godfathers certainly are a blessing, and this bottle opener is a cute way of showing it!
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Best Gift for the Coffee Lover Godfather
Where to buy: $29.99, Amazon
There's nothing quite like a fresh cup of coffee in the morning, and thanks to KOHIPRESS' Original Portable French Press Coffee Maker, taking that comforting morning ritual anywhere is possible. This handy thermos will not only keep his coffee warm, but allows him to make it on the go. He simply needs to add his favorite grounds, pour water, wait a few minutes, and then press down. After a few minutes, he'll have a cup that tastes like it's straight from an artisan coffee shop without needing to clean a Keurig.
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Best Sentimental Gift for Godfather
Where to buy: $22.99, Etsy
Give him a sweet reminder of his godchild with this beautiful handmade "World's Best Godfather" wooden picture frame. Its rustic design features pyrography — a form of lettering done by burning wood — an unexpected twist on a typical hand-written frame. Each frame differs from the next, so he'll be getting a personalized gift that he can place anywhere.
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Best Gift for the Sports Fan Godfather
Where to buy: $17.13 (originally $28), Amazon
No football game goes unwatched in his household and he lives for the instant replays during baseball games. Maybe he's an avid March Madness bracket creator or a man wouldn't miss the PGA tournament for the world. No matter what sport he fancies, Upon Further Review: The Greatest What-Ifs in Sports History is a wonderful book for any sports spectator. Author Mike Pesca goes into detail about the biggest outcomes and end results in sports history and how different the world would be if the "what ifs" happened instead.
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Best Gift If He Loves The Godfather
Where to buy: $10.99-$38.75, Amazon
A punny gift like this belongs in the hands of every godfather. He'll enjoy the reference to the classic film and his honorary title on this American Classics Men's Godfather Distressed Logo T-Shirt. It's a great Father's Day gift or a fun way to ask a friend or relative if they'll be your child's godparent. You'll get bonus points as a gift giver if he's a movie buff!
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Best Gift for the Traveling Godfather
Where to buy: $57.99, Amazon
For his vacations, work trips, and overnight babysitting gigs, this sturdy WOWBOX Duffle Weekender Bag is a premium choice. It offers a roomy main compartment and a pouch for shoes to keep them separate from toiletries and undergarments. It's made from high-quality leather and robust canvas, which will last for years and travels to come. Any godfather will enjoy having a dependable carry-on bag that's both useful and a gift from his favorite godchild.
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Best Sophisticated Gift Set for Godfathers
Where to buy: $34.99, Amazon
Godfathers who enjoy the finer things in life will take pleasure in this Whiskey Stone and Glass Box Set. It's one thing to wind down with a glass on the rocks, but to do so in a sophisticated manner makes it all the better. The two crystal glasses come in a wooden box, along with eight granite chilling stones that are designed to avoid scratching glasses. The whiskey enthusiast in him can enjoy his drink without any watered down taste, and the godfather in him will be thankful for such a beautifully crafted gift.
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Best Gift for the Golfer Godfather
Where to buy: $20, Etsy
With these handmade Godfather Golf Ball Markers, he'll never lose track of his ball's position when he's playing 18 holes. Handcrafted and made of heavy-duty aluminum, these small metal plates can have any design of your choice, whether it's initials, holiday greetings, a date, or a small picture. Golfing will feel a little more special with an accessory made with love from his family.
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Best Gift for a New Godfather
Where to buy: $37.50, Etsy
Marking milestones in life is so important, and your child's christening is an important one to commemorate. Gifting the new godfather with this beautiful wooden keepsake is a thoughtful addition to a special time in both his life and your child's. It's easy to style in any home and makes for a charming, meaningful piece of décor.
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Best Relaxing Gift for a Godfather
Where to buy: $36.99, Amazon
Tension, stress, and pain get the best of us, but one session with the Naipo Massage Pillow Neck and Back Massager will be quick to melt it all away. The shiatsu roller balls press and iron out knots and kinks, while the added heat helps to relax and ease muscles. Any godfather will appreciate having one of these, so he can break it out at the first sign of discomfort. After trying at his place, the rest of your family will be expecting one of these to appear on their birthdays!
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Best Gift for Foodie Godfathers
Where to buy: $16.68, Amazon
This is the perfect gift for the godfather who's basically a gourmet cook — or for the godfather who wouldn't consider himself a chef. The Dude Diet: Clean(ish) Food for People Who Like to Eat Dirty is a witty cookbook made for guys on all ends of the cooking spectrum. Whether he's a quick-and-easy-sandwich guy or a five-course meal fan, he'll get a kick out of the humor laced throughout, and love recipes like the Ultimate Breakfast Quesadilla and Green Chili With Pork and White Beans.
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Best Gift for the Organized Godfather
Where to buy: $39.99, Amazon
Now he can keep his toiletries organized on trips or at home rather than stressing over a countertop mess. With Kemy's Customized Waxed Canvas Toiletry Bag, he'll have a place for shaving cream, shampoo, and everything in between. The best part? It can be monogrammed to make it his own. Two open pockets and one zippered pocket make it easy to keep items separate and intact when he's packing and on the go.