Father's Day is a festival to honour your father for everything he did for you. This festival is celebrated with immense enthusiasm and lot of charm across the globe.
The date and style of celebrating this festival differs from country to country but one thing that remains noticeably same is the spirit of this occasion. Everybody take the opportunity to honour their father and tell them how much they are loved and appreciated. In todays world, people celebrate this occasion with their grand dad, father-in-law, uncle, stepfather or many other men who is caring and protective as a father.
People start the preparation of Father's Days in advance. Some prepare beautiful hand made cards with inspirational quotations to express their love towards their dearest dad. Those who stay away from their father feel like spending that day with their dad. Hence, Father's Day can also be termed as an occasion for reunion.
Generally, children present a bouquet of fresh flowers, a greeting card, a gift hamper, etc to their father. This can be made better by accompanying with his favorite breakfast, lunch or dinner. After such a beautiful start of the day, children usually spend a full day with dad by going out for a picnic or for a treat in a restaurant. Some people also like to throw a great party on Father's Day and invite friends and relatives on this auspicious day.
Those who stay at home with their father try to assist them by completing pending works. To many children, this is the most special way of expressing affection for dad on Father's Day and to let him know how that everything he does for the family is appreciated from the core of the heart.
In this high-tech era of commercialization, the festival of Father's Day has been also commercialized to a great extent. Gift sellers start campaigning days before the commencement of Father's Day to cash in on the sentimental value of the occasion. The most advertised gift options includes greeting cards, neckties, toolkits and gourmet gift baskets. According to a class of people, commercialization of the day helps in spreading awareness about Father's Day while some critics feel that extensive commercialization has made the celebration of this occasion a mere formality in many families.