Dads work hard to provide the things we need from the very beginning. They're there to support us at the game, even when our team doesn't win. They're just a phone call away when we need help filing our taxes, and they've got advice for every situation. When it's time to show them just how much we appreciate them, it can be hard to find the right way to do it. Here are a few of our favorite Father's Day gifts.
Custom Clubs or Golf Accessories at Golf Etc
Golf Etc. is the only shop in the Wichita Area to offer custom golf club fittings. What that means is it's the only place you can go to get an analysis of your swing, and them have customized clubs designed based on the way you play.
Custom Club fitting are great for golfers who want to improve their game. By helping you drive the ball farther and straighter, custom clubs let you count on less "Fore!" and more score.
For the golfing father, this is a unique gift that you won't find anywhere else in the area. Golf Etc. also offers a variety of other golfer gifts, from clothes and shoes to clubs and accessories. There's a gift for every golfer at Golf Etc.
Cooking Classes at All Things BBQ
This time of year, there's one thing that almost every dad loves to do, and that's grill. If your father is a fan of barbecue, then sign him up for a cooking class at All Things BBQ! Surprise him a day early by signing him up for the World Championship Pork Cooking Class on Saturday, June 18.
Pitmaster Andy Groneman took first place in the pork category at the 2010 Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational BBQ, and he's ready to share his secrets. The class will consist of thorough demonstration, hands on opportunities and discussions.
This is a great way to help your dad up his grilling game, and it's only $45 per person to sign up!
Growler Set from Hopping Gnome
A growler set from Hopping Gnome Brewing Company offers a cool local gift idea that dads will love. Dads that have a taste for local beer will especially appreciate this gift, as they're likely big supporters of local breweries like the Gnome! Growler gift sets are priced at $18, so they're perfect for a $20-or-under budget.
The Hopping Brewing Company is known around Wichita for its unique and high-quality craft beers. Featuring American, Belgian, British and German ales, and a seasonal selection of ales, there's a taste for every dad out there!
Membership to Genesis Health Clubs
A membership to Genesis Health Clubs makes a great Father's Day gift! Whether your dad is committed to health and fitness or just beginning his journey, genesis is a great place to go.
Genesis offers equipment for both cardio and weight training, and group fitness classes and yoga classes are included in membership prices. Members also have access to a pilates studio, spin classes and much more. Personal trainers are also available to help members achieve their fitness goals. Memberships also include free towel service and free locker access.
Dads will love taking advantage of all of the fitness services that Genesis Health Clubs offers. Genesis has five Wichita locations and can be found at 1551 N. Rock Rd, 6100 E. Central, 854 N. Socora, 3725 W. 13th, and at 505 West Maple on the upper level of the Wichita Ice Center.
Grilling Products from Walton's
Filled with even more gifting alternative for Grillmaster dad, Walton's Inc. offers "Everything but the meat!"
With over 300 seasonings, sauces, rubs and marinades the impressive selection at Walton's offers a gift for every taste. If your father needs a new grill this summer, Walton's features grill from Green Mountain Grills, Black Olive, Primo, Weber, American Barbecue Systems, Myron Mixon and more.
The store also carries a variety of grilling fuels, tools and accessories. You can even find meat processing supplies and equipment at Walton's.
Automotive Detailing at Knipp's Auto Salon
Automotive detailing is a great gift option, and Knipp's Auto Salon is the place to go. Featuring a variety of inter and exterior detailing packages, Knipp's can help you help your dad keep his car looking like new this Father's Day.
Knipp's Auto Salon offers several services, such as odor elimination, carpet and mat shampoo, wheel bright cleaning, leather conditioning and cleaning, fabric protection, wash, wax and more. Detailing package prices range from $89.95 to $179.95, and some packages require an in-person estimate.
Knipp's is located at 1324 East Harry.
Apparel, Glassware and More at Central Standard Brewing
Central Standard Brewing has a lot of cool merch, and it's great for gifting on any occasion. From tees and hats to growlers and glassware, you'll have so many options, you won't know which to choose. If you happen to encounter this problem, here's a tip: There's no wrong answer. It's all awesome, and your dad will love it, especially if he's a CSB Beer fan!
Central Standard Brewing offers a wide selection of drinks, including seasonal, Belgian, IPA, Barrel Aged, Sour and Wild/Brett Beers.
The staff loves to give tours of the brewery, so bring dad out and let them show him around! Central Standard Brewing is located at 156 S Greenwood Street.
Gift Card to Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers
What better Father's Day gift is better than a gift card to a restaurant that was actually named for a father? Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers is named after Freddy Simon, father of two of the three founders of the restaurant chain.
As its name states, Freddy's in known for its frozen custard and steak burgers. The company started right here in Wichita, and now has locations all over the U.S. A Freddy's Gift card is a perfect gift for the dad who loves a good meal!
Freddy's has four locations in Wichita and can be found at 310 N Rock Road, 11525 E 13th St N, 420 S Ridge Rd, and at 8621 W 21st N.
Shinola Watch from Burnell's Fine Jewelry
Burnell's Fine Jewelry now features Shinola watches, originally from Detroit. If your dad is in need (or in want!) or a new high-quality watch, the sleek and strong design of the Shinola watch is a great option for him.
With several designs and styles, you'll be able to find the perfect fit in no time. Head to Burnell's at 550 N. Rock Road to see their selection.