Gift Ideas for Dad and Grads

From electronics to gift cards, save on gifts for dad and the graduates in your life while making the most of your AAA Membership.

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With Father’s Day right around the corner, we’ve got a long list of great gift ideas for Dad. Find things he’ll love for your budget and his personality (and yes, even for the guy who has everything). Plus, you can save on everything by taking advantage of your AAA Membership discounts.

Explore traditional and unique Father's Day gift ideas.

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Plan the perfect outing.

Take Dad out to a ballgame, to a family-favorite theme park, or to see that movie he’s been looking forward to. AAA Members can save up to 30% on movies, sporting events, attractions and more.

Or splurge on dinner for Dad and save on the check. Take advantage of AAA Member restaurant discounts at casual and fine dining spots nearby.

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Get outdoors.

Enjoy time with Dad in the great outdoors. Kick back and relax while fishing. Take a hike or stroll through a local park. Go for a bike ride. Put your green thumbs to work in a garden. 

You can earn AAA Dollars when you shop through the AAA Dollars Online Mall at stores like Bass Pro Shop, Budget Golf, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Gardener’s Supply Company, Lowe’s and more.

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Upgrade his tech and tools.

Tools are great Father’s Day gifts, especially if Dad is a DIY kind of guy. Up his game with a new tool tote, laser level and tape measure, a pair of work gloves and an LED flashlight. Members can save and earn AAA Dollars at Home Depot.

If Dad’s more on the techie side, you can save up to 30% on Samsung phones, TVs, watches, tablets and more. Or spring for some noise-canceling headphones, a portable Bluetooth speaker or a new wireless charging pad. Also, you can earn AAA Dollars and redeem them for cash back at Belkin.  

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Do something special for Dad's furry friends.

Reward pet dads with some perks for their four-legged friends. Members save on pet food, toys, treats and more at Chewy. Give Dad peace of mind with a pet emergency tag system from Help4Pets and save 30% on the first year of membership. Use a special 10% AAA discount to protect four-legged family members with a Spot Pet Insurance plan.

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Plan a trip with Dad.

Want to treat your dad to a memorable trip this year? If it’s a quick weekend road trip, you can save on rental cars, hotel reservations, admission tickets, fuel and more.

For longer getaways, enjoy savings on rail vacations, river and ocean cruises, expedited passport services and more. And while you’re away, you can get 20% off parking at The Parking Spot or 10% off the standard rate for round-trip airport transportation with GO Airport Shuttle.  

If you’re shipping luggage, skis or golf clubs for your vacation, you can save $15 on your first shipment with LugLess or up to 20% with Luggage Forward.

Grab a gift card he'll love.

If he’s just impossible to shop for, gift cards make great Father’s Day gifts. Choose from more than 140 top brands and earn up to 5% in AAA Dollars.

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Don't forget about graduation gift ideas.

June is also graduation time and you can save on graduation gifts with AAA Membership discounts. Treat the graduate in your life to a watch, wallet or bag from Fossil or jewelry from Jared. Fill their walls with vibrant art from

Send a breath of fresh air with a flower bouquet from or delight them with a monthly subscription to Blue Bottle Coffee or Candy Club

Never miss a deal again—see how to download the AAA Discounts browser extension to get AAA deal notifications on brands such as 1-800-Flowers, Samsung, Dell and more.

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