Contact Us
Rivertowns Daily Voice serves Dobbs Ferry, Hastings & Irvington

Menu

Rivertowns Daily Voice serves Dobbs Ferry, Hastings & Irvington

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: Irvington Teacher Sues District After Attack By Student, Lawsuit Says
lifestyle

Rivertowns: What Are You Getting Dad For Father's Day

The National Retail Federation expects Americans will spend more than $13 billion this Father's Day.
The National Retail Federation expects Americans will spend more than $13 billion this Father's Day. Photo Credit: onvab.com

WESTCHESTER, N.Y. - Sunday is Father's Day and if you haven't purchased that perfect gift or card, there's still time to get it done.

According to the National Retail Federation, which tracks spending during this and other holiday periods right down to the penny, Father’s Day may be more popular this year than ever.

The NRF report says 77 percent of Americans said they plan to celebrate Father’s Day in 2013. The survey found the average person will spend $119.34 on Dad this year, up from $117.14 last year.

Overall spending is expected to reach $13.3 billion with about 2.5 million expected to be spent taking dad out for a special meal or to a sporting event.

What do dads want for Father's Day? Post your comments, Father's Day congratulations and gift ideas here.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Rivertowns Daily Voice!

Serves Dobbs Ferry, Hastings & Irvington

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.