18 Great Last Minute Local Gifts for Father’s Day

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
GoLocalProv Lifestyle Team

A helicopter tour around Newport is a great Father's Day gift.
Father's Day is just a few days away and if you haven't done any shopping yet, you are probably in scramble mode trying to find that perfect gift. 

Scramble no more, GoLocalProv has put together a list of great last-minute local gifts that dad will enjoy. 

Gifts range from clothing to sporting event tickets and much more.

Take a look, do some shopping and enjoy Father's Day. 

Happy Father's Day. 

See the List of Great Last Minute Gifts for Dad in the Slideshow Below

  • Fudge from Wright's Gift Shop

    Is Dad a big foodie? If so, or even if not, head to Wright's Gift shop and pick up some home-made fudge or anything else Dad might love. 

    Choose from candy cane, creamy chocolate, chocolate walnut, heath bar crunch, peanut butter and more!

    Or you could always get their choose-your-own sampler in case you’re not sure which your loved one will like most. 

     
  • Gift Card to Golf at Harbor Lights

    Is Dad a big golfer? pick up a gift card to Harbor Lights or any other one of the great public courses in the state and enjoy the day. 

    Harbor Lights is one of the most scenic courses in the state and has a great restaurant to go along with it for most round dinner.

     
  • A Great Custom Suit from Blueprint 5 

    Does dad need a new suit? New dress shoes? Or,  just an upgrade in summer style? 

    Blueprint 5 in East Greenwich brings some of the finest men's clothing from Naples, Italy to Rhode Island. 

    From suits to sports coats, shoes, and accessories, Blueprint 5 has everything for the styling dad.

     
  • Membership at Providence Fit Body Boot Camp 

    Buy dad a membership to Providence Fit Body Boot Camp located at 1284 North Main St., on the Providence/Pawtucket line. 

    Providence Fit Body Boot Camp writes, "Discover The Providence Fitness Boot Camp That Burns Twice The Fat, Gets You Fit And Challenges Your Body Every Time."

     
  • Box of Cigars From Art Jim Smoke Shop

    Art Jim Smoke Shop, located at 1465 Atwood Ave in Johnston, RI, is a local store offering a variety of cigars.

    Included in their inventory are many patriotic themed cigars. 

     
  • A Tour of From Newport Helicopter Tours 

    Newport Helicopter Tours are based at 211 Airport Access Road, Middletown, RI 02842, offers an aerial ride around Newport passing over sites such as the Newport mansions. The basic trip is priced at $150.00 for two people.  

    Tours go for as short as 12 minutes or as long as 25 minutes. 

     
  • PC, URI or Brown Basketball Tickets

    The Providence College Friars, URI Rams, and Brown men's basketball teams are poised to have big seasons in 2018-19. 

    Both PC and URI will look to get back to the NCAA Tournament, while the Bears will look to make a run at the Ivy League title. 

    Pick dad up some tickets to see one, or all three teams play during the season. 

     
  • A Day at the Newport Polo Grounds

    Take dad out for a Saturday afternoon at the Newport International Polo Series.

    Experience a tailgate party for the optimal experience, or plant your seat in the lawn and relax. 

    Polo matches begin at 5 p.m. 

     
  • Dinner at Mare Rooftop in Providence 

    Treat dad to dinner at Mare Rooftop in Providence. 

    Mare Rooftop is a cool new restaurant in Providence offering amazing views and great food. 

    The restaurant writes, "Mare is a new rooftop restaurant committed to providing a high-quality seafood dining experience, inspired by Mediterranean recipes and dining culture."

    The restaurant is located at 229 Waterman Street. 

     
  • Cool Handcrafted Gift from Muse

    Pick up dad a cool handcrafted gift like a t-shirt or other from Muse. 

    Muse prides itself on providing American-made handcrafted gifts - perfect for the last minute shopper looking to still find something meaningful to give. 

    Muse has sweet baby books toys and bibs, as well as jewelry from local and Etsy designers, and beautiful prints - (in case Dad is an art lover)

     
  • A Gift from the Alex & Ani Men's Line 

    Alex and Ani has a lot of cool items in their men's line that dad would love. 

    For example, this shark tooth necklace or a bracelet or leather wrap. 

    To see what else Alex & Ani has to offer as part of their men's line, click here. 

     
  • A Gift basket from Only in RI

    Only in RI carries Rhode Island-specific gifts and foods that would make for a great father's day gift. 

    From a Rhode Island inspired gift basket (complete with Del’s of course), how cool is that? to artisanal jewelry, you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list.

    You can't go wrong with the Rhode Island gift basket. Dad will love it.

     
  • Cool Memorabilia at Time Capsule

    Take a peek inside the Time Capsule in Cranston and get Dad something really cool like a record he really loves or a cool collector's item. 

    Maybe an old record that he has always wanted, memorabilia or maybe Dad is into comics and you can wow him by getting a book he has always wanted or needs for his collection. 

     
  • PawSox Tickets 

    There is nothing like an afternoon or evening at McCoy Stadium to watch a game. 

    The Pawtucket Red Sox house some of the top prospects for the Boston Red Sox. 

    Who knows, maybe you even catch a game where someone is making a rehab start.

    Xander Bogaerts and Dustin Pedroia have already done that this year. 

     
  • 32oz Tomahawk Steak at Fleming's

    For Father's Day, Fleming's is serving up a 32 oz Tomahawk Steak. 

    The restaurant will also have a Bourbon tasting. Brands included are Buffalo Trace, Basil Hayden’s and Knob Creek. 

    Fleming's is located at 1 W Exchange St in Providence. 

     
  • A Handcrafted Pin From Lapel Pin Planet

    Pick dad up a couple of new pins to wear with his shirts and jackets from Lapel Pin Planet. 

    Lapel Pin Planet, located at 5 Grandview Street, Coventry, RI 02816, is an environmentally conscious company that provides handcrafted lapel pins for $5.00 to $6.00.

    They offer a wide variety of uniquely designed pins both painted and solid, metallic colors.

    Lapel Pin Planet is open Monday's thru Friday's from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

     
  • Collectors Items From Symposium Books

    Symposium Books is an independent bookstore that offers unique socks, books, and other special gift ideas.

    The store located at 240 Westminster Street in Providence. 

    Symposium Books is open Monday to Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

     

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