Check out a few of our favorite gifts for Father’s Day and shop the June SEEN Marketplace.
By Amy Gill
Give the dad in your life a great gift or experience he won’t forget. Here are a few of our favorite Father’s Day gift ideas available in locally in Metro Detroit.
1. The Big Green Egg
The Big Green Egg is a ceramic, kamado-style charcoal grill, offering the grill master a beloved tool to use as a grill, oven and smoker. Available in various sizes starting at $799, at Witbeck Home Appliance Mart, 6551 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield. 248-932-0870. big-georges.com.
2. YETI Tundra 65
3. Shinola Canfield over-ear headphones
Give Dad a gift from Motown with the Shinola Canfield over-ear headphones, $450, at Shinola, 441 W. Canfield St., Detroit. 313-285-2390. Also available in black + silver, and black gloss. shinola.com/canfield-over-ear-headphones-cognac.html
4. Grillmaster Platter
Let Dad show off his grilling skills on the Grill Master Platter, $50, at Found Objects, 168 S. Old Woodward Ave., Birmingham. 248-220-4999. Shop online: https://neighborhoodseen.com/product/grill-master-platter/
5. Kayak + Detroit River Kayak Tour
Hit the water on a guided kayak tour of Detroit’s canals and waterways, from $25 per person, with Detroit River Sports. 313-908-0484. detroitriversports.com/kayak-tours. Old Town Loon 126 kayak, $849.96, at Moosejaw.
6. Xtreme Xperience Driving at M1 Concourse
Give the auto enthusiast in your life the chance to drive exotic cars at the Xtreme Xperience event at M1 Concourse June 15-17. Starting at $295, he can drive three laps in his dream car. For tickets call 866-273-7727 or visit
7. Local Spirits Distillery Tour
Enjoy locally made spirits with Dad on a tour and tasting at Two James or Detroit City Distillery. Two James Spirits distillery tour, $15 per person, twojames.com/tours. Detroit City Distillery tour, $20 per person, detroitcitydistillery.com/reservations-section.