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Father’s Day In Chicago

June 17, 2011 2:00 PM

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Father’s Day is right around the corner! Are you prepared? We’ve rounded up a few gift guides and inspiration to help you along!

Check out the CBS Father’s Day Guide for articles, fun facts and even more ways to celebrate dear old Dad.

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Chicago Themed Gifts

Give Dad some Chicago pride this year. With everything from sports apparel to classic Chicago food, there’s no shortage of Windy City gift ideas. Many items can also be shipped to give Dad a taste of home, no matter where his home is now.

Lou Malnati’s Tastes Of Chicago Packages
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Packages include the following local favorites:

Lou Malnati’s Pizza
Portillo’s Beef & Hotdogs
Carson’s Ribs
Vienna Beef & Hotdogs
Hackney’s Burgers
Manny’s Delicatessen
Wildfire Steaks
Eli’s Cheesecakes
Garrett’s Popcorn
Long Grove Chocolates
Lezza Desserts
Kay’s Candies
Deerfields Bakery
Carol’s Cookies

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Gift Buying Guide

Christian Kendzierski
CBS Local Chicago

Father’s Day…when families around the nation show appreciation for all their Dads’ hard work and love with the PERFECT Father’s Day gift. No pressure right?

If your Dad doesn’t need another tie or tool belt and you’re finding it impossible to locate the perfect gift for the father who has everything, rest assured, we can HELP!

You know your Dad the best, so just take a minute to figure out what “type” of Dad you have and these gifts should be the perfect fit. >>>Read More

Mom’s Go-To Gift Guide

Hyacynth Worth
CBS Local Chicago

If you’re like many women, finding a great Father’s Day gift can be a little baffling unless the person for whom you’re buying is an open book. Many of my girlfriends have found their husbands and fathers are tight-lipped when it comes what type of gift would be most welcomed. Luckily, I have an open-book husband who was more than willing to share his ideas of excellent Father’s Day presents readily available in the Chicagoland area. So if the fathers in your life have been mum about a good gift and you’re on the hunt for a few sure-fire ideas, read on! >>>Read More

Chicago Golf Specials

Rachel Azark
CBS Local Chicago

Father’s Day is right around the corner and if you’ve been in the local Hallmark lately searching for the perfect card, they all center on grilling, TV remotes and golf. If your dad is a big golf enthusiast, doesn’t matter if he tops the ball occasionally or can drive it 250 yards, looking into a golf special for him might be just the thing to help him relax on his big day. >>>Read More

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Famous Chicago Fathers

Browse our gallery famous Chicago Dads!

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Lauren Wulf, CBS Local Chicago

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