Fatherhood is a remarkable journey filled with milestones and memories that leave a loving and lasting impact on both father and son. A huge milestone is the birthday celebration of a son, and as a father, choosing the perfect birthday gift for your son can be a daunting task. However, with some thought and effort, it is possible to find a gift that will make his birthday a memorable one.
You should always consider your son's hobbies and interests first before making a decision. This will help you narrow down the type of gift you buy him. For example, if your son loves sports, you can buy him new sports equipment or a jersey of his favorite team. Or, if your son loves music, you can buy him a guitar or a ticket to a concert by his favorite artist.
Of course, you could always say ‘I love you’ with one of our monthly subscription boxes that will surely put a smile on his face. Like the Vinyl Moon box, which is a subscription box that offers the best of both worlds: a vinyl "mixtape" that features 10 new artists from around the world every month, along with original artwork and amazing pressed vinyl in vivid colors. Each box comes with a lyric book that shares information about the bands, allowing record lovers to sing along to their new favorite tracks.
Or, if he is a fan of Legos, give him a monthly gift of bricks, perfect for building cityscapes and encouraging imagination and problem-solving.
Whatever his age, Cratejoy has the perfect birthday gift for sons.
Brick Loot Subscription
Construction toys are one of the best ways to introduce the engineering design process to young minds, and LEGO-obsessed kids know how to make learning a good time! Brick Loot is a monthly subscription box that's curated by brick-building fanatics and brings hard-to-find brick sets, custom kits, and customized mini figures to LEGO lovers of all ages.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 10th of each month
2 Dice Sets
You can never overstock on cool dice pieces. Customize your D&D adventures with the D20 Collective dice subscription box. Choose to have 2 up to 10 curated dice sets sent straight to your door in time for the next epic adventure.
Shipping: Boxes ship on the 25th of every month.
“Overall the best monthly subscription service I’ve ever subscribed to.” – Debra M.
ArtSnacks delivers a varied mix of full sized and high-quality art supplies and materials, plus an insert detailing each product with recommended techniques to try them out. Every item is handpicked to support creativity and to create a fun, artistic learning experience!
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the last business day of each month
"I have been an Artsnacks subscriber for about 4 years now and I gotta tell you its such a delight every month getting some fabulous art supplies which I probably wouldn't have tried out at art stores but given the chance to do so has really made my art go into so many different directions and I LOVE it. Thanks Artsnacks!" - Liz P.
Baketivity Kids Baking DIY Activity Kit
Let the littles get in on the kitchen creations, too! With Baketivity, you can teach kids the art of baking with a monthly DIY baking kit that's curated just for them. They'll don their apron and hat before diving into a kit that’s specifically designed to be stress-free for parents, complete with pre-measured ingredients and straightforward recipes. All boxes are nut-free and kosher to be inclusive to more tiny bakers.
Shipping: Boxes are shipped on the 10th of every month.
“My 5 year old loves to cook and bake and he just shouted with joy when he opened the box. He was amazed by every little item; and it also makes it easier for me as I am not a baker/person. I like to have all the ingredients for each recipe along with the instructions.” – Sophie
Cryptid Crate Monthy Subscription Box - Cratejoy Edition
Happy subscribers attest that the team at Cryptid Crate goes above and beyond, curating delightful collections of all things cryptozoological. A great gift idea for any teen who's into the not-yet-substantiated species of the world, each monthly box delivers 4 to 7 handpicked curiosities, including graphic T-shirts, offbeat decor items, intriguing accessories, and books and films from some of the best independent producers and artisans in the game.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the United States on or around the 1st of each month.
“Amazing! I was so excited to get this box and it did not disappoint! LOVE the t-shirt and one of my new favorite stickers came in this box. Can't wait for next month!!!” – Megan S.
Daddy and Me Gift Set
Daddy and Me is a monthly subscription box that’s designed to evolve and change as your little one grows. Soft and snuggly ‘I heart Daddy’ onesies or colorfully illustrated children’s books — it’s all about baby and Daddy bonding!
Shipping: Your first box ships 2 days after purchase. Ships worldwide from Greece.
“100% recommend this box for any parent whether a new father or a new addition! You often see so many subscriptions for mothers but not much for fathers! This idea is perfect and I’m so glad we found them! A perfect gift to make a father feel just as important! 10/10 x” — Kayleigh M.
Finders Seekers Junior Explorers
Finders Seekers Junior Explorers takes the learning of the classroom and turns it into enthralling mystery games, perfect for children of all ages. Designed by the team behind the #1 rated mystery box on Cratejoy, each box contains a fun 4-day itinerary chock-full of activities to get the brain ticking and heart thumping.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the United States by the 23rd of every month.
“My kids love Junior Explorers and so do I! It's fun to watch them experiment with a puzzle, trying different things and cheering out loud when they finally figure it out. I like learning about different countries and people along with them. So fun!” – Kendra L.
Potter Crate - The Harry Potter Subscription Box
Unlock the magic of the Wizarding World with Potter Crate —The Harry Potter mystery box filled with exclusive items from the beloved series, including memorabilia, artwork, accessories & more! Perfect for fans of all ages, these boxes make the perfect gift for yourself or a fellow Potterhead.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the United Kingdom (except for select countries) within 1 to 3 business days.
“Great selection of items, pulled some great cards in my booster pack and loved my plush toy. Thanks :)” – Matt C.
Minis In A Box - Monthly Subscription
What better way to show up to a D&D game night than with exclusive miniatures? Minis In A Box ships two custom-made resign miniatures exclusively to box subscribers. Show up and throw down these unique pieces at your next tabletop game night!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the United States within the first two weeks of every month.
“I just got my first Dungeon in a Box, and I am BLOWN AWAY by how much amazing stuff is in here! Great quality and soooo much for so little! I can't wait to incorporate these into my campaign! 10/10 would recommend in a heartbeat to anyone, new or experienced in Dungeons and Dragons.” – Julie H.
Our Little Book Club
Help your tiny humans read more by enrolling them into Our Little Book Club, a monthly book box that specializes in everyone from newborns to 12-year-olds! No matter where your little bookworm is on their reading journey, there's a box for them that sends 2 age-appropriate board books, picture books, or chapter books, plus add-ons like an activity book and creative craft ideas.
Shipping: New orders will ship within two business days. Subsequent boxes for following months will ship on the 1st of each month.
“Great books for my 3 year old grandson. He loved getting packages in mail. Always so excited to read the selections. Will choose this little book club for our new granddaughter too.” — Teresa B.