Father's Day 2018: Best Sales and Food Deals to Celebrate Your Dad

Calling all last-minute shoppers and planners: There's plenty of time to decide what to get your dad this Sunday for Father's Day. The annual holiday, which is celebrated in more than 40 countries, honors fathers and the bonds they have with their children and their communities.

Father's Day is celebrated on a number of dates worldwide, but many countries—including the United States—celebrate the day on the third Sunday of June. This year, Father's Day lands on June 17. In recognition of Father's Day, brands across the U.S. have announced special discounts and food deals.

Indian father Shailesh playfully tosses his son, Harish, at a park in Amritsar on June 19, 2016, on Father's Day, a day observed in many countries to celebrate fathers and fatherhood. NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images

Here is a roundup of the best deals for Father's Day 2018:

Lowe's is having a big Father's Day sale, with some deals extending through to September. Some solid deals include 35 percent off all appliances until June 19, $100 off a Husqvarna riding lawn mower until June 20, and up to 25 percent off select Gladiator Garage Organization pieces available until June 30. For tech-savvy dads, Lowe's is giving away a free Google Mini when you buy a Nest Thermostat.

Fellow home-improvement store Home Depot has more than 800 items listed as part of its Father's Day savings. The store has several special-buy items, including a Milwaukee Drill Driver and Impact Driver Combo Kit that is 55 percent off and a Dewalt 200-piece tool set that is 50 percent off.

If you are looking to treat your father to a meal, restaurants across the country have you covered.

Boston Market is offering a whole rotisserie chicken, half-rack of ribs, four sides and four pieces of cornbread for $29.99 on Father's Day. A coupon is available here.

Florida-based Firehouse Subs is giving away a free medium sub with the purchase of any full-price medium or large sub, chips and drink. The deal is only valid on Father's Day at participating Firehouse Subs locations in the U.S. and Canada. A coupon is available here.

Dads can enjoy 10 free boneless wings with the purchase of a beverage and any 10 boneless or Original Hooters Style wings at participating Hooters locations. The restaurant is also offering $5 free in Dad's Bonus Bucks with the purchase of a $25 gift card.

Nationwide Brazilian steakhouse Fogo de Chão is giving fathers who eat on Father's Day a dining card for a complimentary Full Churrasco lunch, Sunday brunch or dinner on his next visit. The dining card is redeemable June 18 to August 9. Get full details here.

Macaroni Grill is offering several deals for Sunday. Fathers eating at participating locations will receive a coupon for $10 off their next visit, valid from June 18 to July 15. All Father's Day gift cards are 25 percent off when purchased online using the promo code DAD18. Offer valid until June 18. More information here.

For dads needing an extra pick-me-up, Pilot Flying J is treating dads to a free cup of Pilot Coffee throughout Father's Day weekend. According to WRAL, beginning on June 15 guests downloading or opening their myPilot app will find an offer to redeem.

Potbelly Sandwich Shop is giving fathers a free cookie when they stop by participating locations on Saturday or Sunday. No purchase necessary.

Does your dad have a sweet tooth? Baskin Robbins is offering $3 off any ice cream cake or cookie cake with a $15 purchase. Coupon available here.

California Pizza Kitchen has a special Father's Day menu available for dine-in parties. The restaurant is offering a three-course prix-fixe meal for $49.99 at participating locations. See more information here.