Finding the perfect gift for the dad in your life, whether it be your dad, stepdad, or grandad, can be tough — but it doesn't have to be thanks to the best subscription boxes for dads! What better way to show your dad how much your care than with a box full of items you know he'll love delivered right to his door every month? It's quite literally the gift that keeps on giving. But with an abundance of subscription boxes out there, where do you start?
The Best Subscription Boxes for Dads
A fun twist on the gift basket (as well as an awesome last minute gift), gifting a monthly subscription box to your dad is a great idea that's as practical as it is fun. Think about it — you gift him the a gift you know he'll love, and he gets a fun surprise on his doorstep all year long. It's a win-win. To find the best subscription boxes for dads, you can start by searching up boxes with themes that relate to your dads' favorite hobbies (like exploring the outdoors or gaming), but luckily for you, we already did the hard part. Whether he's a seasoned cook looking to expand his skills, a fitness fanatic looking for the best ways to stay healthy, or simply a dad looking to unwind with a good book, there's a subscription box out there for every dad.
Keep scrolling to learn more about our picks for the 17 best subscription boxes for dads this Father's Day.
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1. Best Cooking Subscription Box for Dads
Is your dad someone who likes to cook, but finds he gets a little overwhelmed in the kitchen? Take the stress out of cooking with one of the best subscription boxes for Father's Day or any special occasion — Hello Fresh. Hello Fresh is a weekly meal-delivery service that sends delicious recipes and pre-measured ingredients, sourced from top-quality produce, right to your door. An easy way for dad to whip up scrumptious meals in no time, Hello Fresh also comes in a variety of options (veggie, family, etc.). So whether he's an established cook or someone who's simply interested in broadening his culinary skills, with this kit, it will be nearly impossible to keep dad out of the kitchen. (P.S. Your mom says thanks!)
Whether it's making sure his beard is always tidy or ensuring he's always smelling his best, personal grooming is just as important to men as it is to women. Gift your dad the gift of self-care with a subscription to BirchBox Man. An offshoot of the subscription box that kicked off the craze, each month your dad will receive a box filled with five top-shelf samples from the best grooming brands out there. Featuring everything from soaps and lotions and to hair products and deodorant, your dad will love trying new samples and discovering his new personal staples, each month.
He opened your eyes to the world and shared with you his passion for exploring the world. If you're looking for the perfect gift for the wanderer in your family, Nomadik Box is the way to go. Each month, Nomadik will deliver dad a box filled with the best gear and inspirational/educational items to help him along his next trek. With everything from fancy knives and first-aid tools to trail snacks and portable power sources, prepare your dad for his next adventure with Nomadik Box.
Is your dad a fan of a good cocktail? Get him a subscription to SaloonBox. SaloonBox is the monthly subscription box that comes with everything you need to make quality craft cocktails (spirits included) from the comfort of your own own home. Complete with seasonal recipe cards, he can make his new favorite drinks again and again. With a subscription to SaloonBox, your dad will be doing his best Tom Cruise impression in no time.
Book clubs are fun, but if you're looking for a book subscription box that takes it up a notch, check out Culture Carton. Each month, Culture Carton will send dad a box includes a culturally significant must-read book, complete with accessories curated to that month's theme aimed at self-care and self-improvement. Featuring everything from fashion accessories and skincare, to luxury food items and leatherbound notebooks, making dad feel special every month of the year has never been easier.
Know a dad who could use a little help when it comes to their personal style? Menlo Club is here to help. An offshoot of the popular clothing brand, The Menlo House, this subscription box is perfect for any dad looking to spiff up their look. Each month, Menlo Club will send your dad an outfit curated by their team of stylists based off of a personal style quiz. Selected from their array of comfortable, laidback clothing, Menlo Club is the perfect way for dad to clean up his look with minimal effort. And for a limited time, his first box will come with a pair of sunglasses, just in time to show off those new summertime threads.
Summertime is beer season, so get a dad you love a subscription to the original Craft Beer Club. Each month, CBC will collect the best craft beers from all over the US and deliver them right to his doorstep, along with their monthly newsletter detailing the stories behind that month's featured selections and breweries. With no membership fee and a world of flavors coming his way, this is a gift that will earn you cool points for a long time.
When it comes to parenthood, everyone could use a helping hand, especially new dads. This is where Papa Bear Box comes in. Papa Bear Box is a subscription box made with new dads in mind. Designed to be a care package for dad, Papa Bear Box comes loaded with goodies, including a Doodle and CoPacifier (that closes when drops), a can opener, a beer koozie, a jar of Imperial Pomade, caffeinated snacks, and a special bonus item with each box. Perfect for the new dad in the office or as a baby shower gift, the new dads in your life will thank you profusely for their Papa Bear Box.
Everyone enjoys specialty foods, but if you're looking to ditch the usual gift basket in favor of something with a little more flavor, Mantry has got you covered. The curators at Mantry spend months scouring the country, going by city by city, in search of the best artisan foods on the market, collecting their greatest finds and stories to go along. Every two months, Mantry will deliver six full-sized, hand-selected quality specialty food items right to your dad's doorstep, alongside a manual filled with the stories behind the products, how they were discovered, and an array of delicious recipes, all packed neatly inside of a wooden crate for extra pizzazz. Good, American-made food and stories to boot? Your dad is going to devour this box.
Have a dad who enjoys the geekier things in life? Then Loot Crate might just be the perfect subscription box for him. Each month, your dad will receive a selection of fandom accessories and collectibles that combine the best of entertainment, gaming, comics, sports, and pop culture. From nostalgic t-shirts to those collectible Funko Pops we all can't get enough of, help your dad embrace his inner fan today with a subscription to Loot Crate.
Does your dad drink coffee like it's going out of style? Is he always on the hunt for a great cup o' joe? Take the hassle out of coffee hunting for him with a subscription to Driftaway Coffee. Each subscription plan starts with a tasting kit. Driftaway will send your father four freshly roasted, whole bean coffee samples to try out. After testing and tasting, simply have him pick his favorites and Driftaway will match his future orders to his tastes. Personalized, freshly roasted coffee from all over the world delivered right to his doorstep? Who could ask for a better gift!
For the health conscious dad, you can't go wrong with a subscription to a health-oriented subscription box like the Fit Lifestyle Box. Each month, your dad will receive an array of health and fitness-focused items, including one deluxe, full-size item (like a t-shirt or shaker bottle), two to three healthy snacks, three to five supplement samples (hello protein and pre-workouts!), and a 30-day workout challenge that changes every month. With a value of more than $40 and a new assortment of products each month, this is one of the best gifts for fit dads.
Summer's almost here, which means one thing: Grilling season is upon us! So why not use this as an opportunity to gift dad with a subscription to Butcher Box. Each month, Butcher Box sends you either a curated assortment or customized box filled with enough meat for anywhere from 24 to 60 meals. The best part? All of Butcher Box's meat is sourced from farms that follow sustainable and ethical farming practices (grass-fed, free-range, heritage-bred) to ensure the highest quality of meat every time. And for a limited time, all subscription boxes come with free bacon — for life!
Want to gift dad the perfect drink to pair with those delicious meats from Butcher Box? Then get him a subscription to Winc Wine Club. Each month, Winc will deliver four bottles of wine he's sure to love right to his doorstep. For the full Winc experience, have him fill out a flavor profile and preference selection (all white, all red, or an even mix) and Winc will curate a box with his tastes in mind. Already know his favorite wines? Then browse Winc's wide array of wines to create the perfect customized box.
Whether it's your dad, stepdad, father-in-law, or godfather, chances are there is at least one father in your family who is a cigar aficionado. For the dads in your life who do enjoy a nice cigar every now and then, get them a subscription to Gotham Cigars. Each month, your dad will receive a selection of premium, hand-rolled cigars delivered right to his doorstep from some of the biggest names in the industry. Selected by Gotham's knowledgeable staff of cigar experts, your dad will be the envy of all his friends thanks to his impressive collection of delicious cigars.
They're called man's best friend for a reason. Does your dad love his playful pooch almost as much as he loves you? Want to give him the opportunity to spoil his favorite furry friend with a fun assortment of toys and treats delivered to his doorstep each month? Gift him a subscription to BarkBox. Each box is themed and comes with at least two innovative toys, two bags of all-natural treats, and a unique chew corresponding with that month's theme. With healthy snacks galore and toys guaranteed to be "dog-approved," your dad will fall head over heels for this box almost as much as his lovable companion will.
Is your dad a golf enthusiast who loves to hit the green on the weekend? Is his idea of the perfect day off spent with his lucky club? Then a subscription to GolfGiftsPro.com might just be the perfect gift for him. Choose between the Golf Improvement Box and the Golfer's Essential Box to give him everything he needs to improve that backswing and more including golf balls, tees, and even premium leather gloves. Perfect for occasional and avid golfers alike, this is a gift he won't soon forget.