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It can be hard to find the right Father’s Day gift for the dad, grandpa or father figure in your life. So let us take some of the guesswork (or random sock purchases) out of it for you!
Here are 16 great gift ideas, all sourced from Central and North Okanagan businesses, for just about any dad out there.
HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!
Take Dad up the Mountain for a day of hiking, biking, horseback riding, gondola riding, pub-drinking and lunch-eating. Silverstar is beautiful in the Summer!
The very end of Silverstar Rd, VERNON -website-
More than just fishing gear! Trout Waters has a great selection of apparel, accessories, outdoor gear (like popular Yeti products) and - yes - tons of fishing gear.
101-2340 Hwy 97N, KELOWNA -online shop-
Unique, personalized gifts for any occasion, Memory Blocks’ customized wood signs will warm a dad’s heart (and probably make him laugh, too).
This local business makes customized keepsake jewelry including dog tags and key chains with a loved one’s fingerprint, handprint, or drawings.
Grab him a growler, or go together for a bite and a flight, or maybe even a gift certificate. Their craft beer is brewed in house, and the pub is a popular downtown spot for dinner or snacks.
2933a 30th Ave, VERNON -website-
Would he like a tall bottle of true craft, ultra-premium, small batch spirits distilled from a cooper artisan still?! And/or perhaps a workshop on the fine art of distilling?
402-1979 Old Ok Hwy, KELOWNA -website-
One Big Table
Co-operative-owned food market providing seasonal produce, artisan meats, cheeses and breads, and other locally-sourced foods. Perfect place to make a gift basket or grab a gift certificate.
1440 St Paul St. KELOWNA -website-
Give him the gift of a game at one of the Okanagan's more prestigious courses. Predator Ridge features two popular 18 hole championship courses.
301 Village Centre Pl, VERNON -website-
Perfect for the first-time putter and avid golfer (putter) alike. Featuring an 18-hole natural grass putting course, and drop-in tee times. Great for the family!
2050 Campbell Rd, WEST KELOWNA -website-
He will remember this one! Get Dad’s heart racing with a dive out of the sky. There’s no better view than from 10,000 feet in the air at 120 miles per hour. We’ve heard it’s a terrifying start and an addictive end. Gift Certificates are available
6626 Tronson Rd, VERNON -website-
Axe Monkey's Kelowna is the perfect place to visit for Father's Day! We welcome the whole family for an axe throwing adventure! From Axes to Knives to Smashbox winners, we have it all and Dads are free with accompanying family members.
8-3190 Sexsmith Rd, KELOWNA -website-
Birch Hill Studio
Vernon-based shop featuring Canadian-made and Canadian-designed apparel, home decor, accessories and jewelry, including a custom line of clothing called Haus of Birch.
4507 27th St, VERNON - Shop online
Local, family-run clothing company featuring awesome Okanagan-branded apparel, including their popular line of hoodies and ball caps. Available online, and through various stockists.
Silver Pet Prints Okanagan
Have her pet’s prints immortalized in silver and made into jewelry, a key chain or dog tag. The whole process can be done by mail, leaving him with a beautiful keepsake.
Lifestyle pet photographer Karla recognizes that your pet is part of your family, and takes stunning photographs of animals and their people. A perfect Father’s Day gift for a pet-loving man.
Power Trips Okanagan
Rent him a Tesla! Serving Kelowna, Lake Country and Vernon, Power Trips offers electric luxury vehicle rentals. Your Tesla vehicle will be delivered to you at one of our preferred drop off locations of your choosing and it is yours to experience for the duration of your rental. Whether you are visiting the Okanagan, taking a weekend trip to the coast or a day trip to wine country, now you can do it in the worlds quickest sedans (with absolutely no fuel costs). Gift certificates available!