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40 Funny Jokes and Comics for Father’s Day

Looking for a hilarious gift idea for Father’s Day? How about telling your dad a joke? Get ready to laugh out loud with this collection of 40 fantastic jokes about dads and fatherhood. These jokes were sent in by Scout Life readers, so you know they’re going to be good.

Whether you want to tickle your dad’s funny bone or make the whole family burst into laughter, these jokes are sure to do the trick. From silly puns to clever one-liners, there’s a joke for every sense of humor. Make this Father’s Day unforgettable with a good dose of laughter and show your dad just how much you appreciate him.

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Caroline: When does a dad joke become a dad joke?
Jackson: I have no idea.
Caroline: When it becomes apparent.

Submitted by Caroline M., Longview, Tex.


Comic by Van Scott


Jon: What’s the difference between a high-hit baseball and a maggot’s father?
Tom: What?
Jon: One’s a pop fly. The other’s a fly pop.

Submitted by Jon W., Stroudsburg, Pa.


Comic by Scott Nickel


Teacher (on phone): You say Michael has a cold and can’t come to school today? To whom am I speaking?
Voice: This is my father.

Submitted by Mike I., Midland, Mich.


A man is washing his car with his son.

The son asks, “Dad, can’t you just use a sponge?”

Submitted by Andrew S., South Ogden, Utah


Comic by Scott Nickel


Johnny’s father: Let me see your report card.
Johnny: I don’t have it.
Johnny’s father: Why not?
Johnny: My friend just borrowed it. He wants to scare his parents.

Submitted by Tyler H., Blacklick, Ohio


Conner: Who is Little Caesar’s dad?
Zack: I don’t know. Who?
Conner: Papa John.

Submitted by Conner P., Herndon, Virginia


Comic by ThomasToons


“Dad, are bugs good to eat?” asked the boy.

“Let’s not talk about such things at the dinner table, son,” his father replied.

After dinner the father inquired, “Now, son, what did you want to ask me?”

“Oh, nothing,” the boy said. “There was a bug in your soup, but now it’s gone.”

Submitted by Mark Y., Glendora, Calif.


Max: Why is a giraffe such a good father?
Ed: Why?
Max: Because he is someone you can look up to!

Submitted by Max S., Tacoma, Wash.


Comic by Scott Nickel


Timmy: What did the daddy buffalo say to its son before it left for school?
Bob: Beats me.
Timmy: “Bison.”

Submitted by Evan B., Farmington Hills, Mich.


Teacher: If you had $1 and you asked your father for another, how many dollars would you have?
Baylor: One.
Teacher: You don’t know your arithmetic.
Baylor: You don’t know my father.

Submitted by Taylor T., Eden, North Carolina


Comic by Scott Masear


A small boy was at the zoo with his father.  They were looking at the tigers, and his father was telling him how ferocious they were.

“Daddy, if the tigers got out and ate you up…”

“Yes, son?” the father asked, ready to console him.

“…Which bus would I take home?”

Submitted by Gholson D. G., Gaithersburg, Md.


Amy: What did the tree stump say to the newspaper?
Megan: I haven’t the slightest idea.
Amy: “I am your father.”

Submitted by Amy S., Cross Plains, Wis.


Comic by Jon Carter


The teacher asked little Johnny if he knew his numbers.

“Yes,” he said. “My father taught me.”

“Good. What comes after three?”

“Four,” answered the boy.

“What comes after six?”

“Seven.”

“Very good,” said the teacher. “Your dad did a good job. And what comes after 10?”

“Jack.”

Submitted by Christopher P., Long Beach, Calif.


Science teacher: When is the boiling point reached?
Science student: When my father sees my report card!

Submitted by Michael H., Canton, Ohio


Comic by Scott Nickel


Erin: What did the mother bullet say to the daddy bullet?
Fran: What?
Erin: “We’re gonna have a BB!”

Submitted by Erin K., Tallahassee, Fla.


Joe: What does your father do for a living?
Jon: He’s a magician. He performs tricks, like sawing people in half.
Joe: Do you have any brothers or sisters?
Jon: Yep, four half-sisters and a half-brother.

Submitted by Jonathan W., Stroudsburg, Pa.


Comic by Scott Nickel


Four men are in the hospital waiting room because their wives are having babies. A nurse goes up to the first guy and says, “Congratulations! You’re the father of twins.”

“That’s odd,” answers the man. “I work for the Minnesota Twins!”

A nurse says to the second guy, “Congratulations! You’re the father of triplets!”

“That’s weird,” answers the second man. “I work for the 3M company!”

A nurse tells the third man, “Congratulations! You’re the father of quadruplets!”

“That’s strange,” he answers. “I work for the Four Seasons hotel!”

The last man is groaning and banging his head against the wall. “What’s wrong?” the others ask.

“I work for 7 Up!”

Submitted by Daniel C., Urbana, Ill.


A book never written: “Fatherly Advice” by Buck L. Upson.

Submitted by Aaron and Andrew M., Redondo Beach, Calif.


Comic by Scott Nickel


Son: For $20, I’ll be good.
Dad: Oh, yeah?  When I was your age, I was good for nothing.

Submitted by Robby S., Putnam Valley, N.Y.


Pee Wee: What do you call your dad when he falls through the ice?
Westy: Beats me.
Pee Wee: A POPsicle!

Submitted by Philip K., Marshalltown, Iowa


Comic by Scott Nickel


Pee Wee: How is the baby bird like its dad?
Westy: How?
Pee Wee: It’s a chirp off the old block.

Submitted by David D., Guyton, Ga.


Dad: How do you like fourth grade?
Son: It isn’t much fun.
Dad: That’s too bad. It was the best three years of my life!

Submitted by Luke A., Tucson, Ariz.


Comic by Scott Nickel


Son: Dad, do you know the difference between a pack of cookies and a pack of elephants?
Dad: No.
Son: Then it’s a good thing Mom does the grocery shopping!

Submitted by Steven F. II, Naperville, Ill.


Jacob: I have a lot of my dad’s genes.
Dave: Really? I bet they don’t fit.

Submitted by David B., North Muskegon, Mich.


Comic by Jon Carter


Dad: You’ll never amount to anything because you procrastinate.
Son: Oh yeah? Just you wait!

Submitted by Matt A., Bellevue, Neb.


Dan: I made a bad mistake today and gave my dad some soap flakes instead of corn flakes for breakfast.
Jan: Was he mad?
Dan: Yup. He was foaming at the mouth!

Submitted by Daniel R., Dickinson, Tex.


Comic by Thomastoons


Manny: How do you like the drum set you got for your birthday?
Theo: I love it!
Manny: Why?
Theo: Whenever I don’t play it, my dad gives me 10 bucks!

Submitted by Alvin F., Union City, Calif.


Dad: Son, if you keep pulling my hair, you will have to get off my shoulders.
Tiger Cub: But, Dad, I’m just trying to get my gum back!

Submitted by Ken R., Sparta, Mich.


Comic by Scott Nickel


Dear Dad,
$chool i$ great. I’m making lot$ of friend$ and $tudying hard. I $imply can’t think of anything I need, $o ju$t $end me a card, a$ I would love to hear from you.
Love, Your $on

Dear Son,
I kNOw astroNOmy, ecoNOmics and oceaNOgraphy are eNOugh to keep even an hoNOr student busy. Do NOt forget that the pursuit of kNOwledge is a NOble task, and you can never study eNOugh.
Love, Dad

Submitted by Jacob P., Orem, Utah


DOWNLOAD A FREE POCKET JOKE BOOK!

Print and fold your own pocket joke book, filled with great Father’s Day jokes!
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Folding instructions


57 Comments on 40 Funny Jokes and Comics for Father’s Day

  1. this helped me make cards for my dad and uncle

  2. pizza pizza // June 18, 2023 at 11:16 am // Reply

    Happy Father’s Day y’all!

  3. These r good!

  4. Quick, I need help. I don’t know what to get my dad my Father’s Day! All my siblings have a gift, but I don’t. Any suggestions?

  5. ex-First Class // June 18, 2022 at 2:18 pm // Reply

    I liked Darth Tater.

  6. I LOVED the one with the snail

  7. Unicornlover // January 26, 2022 at 5:53 am // Reply

    I love the last one with the dad joke the joke is good though

  8. funny

  9. these are good

  10. That is amazing

  11. i like the last one, that was funny. when i go to college ill send him a letter similar to that one and see if he’ll catch on.

  12. ‘-‘ theyre all AMAZING!!’-‘

  13. They were lol

  14. the’s will help with my joke book!!!

  15. Master Cam Cam // June 15, 2020 at 12:21 pm // Reply

    Dad Wisdom: I know what I’m getting for Father’s Day. Last night my daughter asked me what size aftershave I wear.

  16. they were good!!!

  17. Homeschool kid 3 // June 2, 2020 at 12:52 pm // Reply

    They are so funny.😂

  18. Scouts are always great at telling jokes, especially some told or acted out around the campfire. Thankyou “Boys Life”

  19. Thank u next // June 16, 2019 at 8:36 pm // Reply

    These jokes are super funny lol……”…………………..

    LOL. Wooooooooooooooooooooooo

  20. Not my favorite.

  21. willywonka // June 15, 2019 at 12:04 pm // Reply

    Really helpful on my fathers day card to.

  22. that was good.

    🙂

    .

  23. Dear Dad,
    $chool i$ great. I’m making lot$ of friend$ and $tudying hard. I $imply can’t think of anything I need, $o ju$t $end me a card, a$ I would love to hear from you.
    Love, Your $on

    Dear Son,
    I kNOw astroNOmy, ecoNOmics and oceaNOgraphy are eNOugh to keep even an hoNOr student busy. Do NOt forget that the pursuit of kNOwledge is a NOble task, and you can never study eNOugh.
    Love, Dad

    • I didn’t understand this joke. It just seemed like the son was asking for money ($),
      And the dad was responding with “NO”. It was like they we’re talking in code. ????

  24. I like the 7 up one

  25. Anonymous // May 26, 2019 at 7:14 pm // Reply

    The four men joke would make a good skit for a cub scout camp out campfire

  26. OMG (Old Man Gary) // June 17, 2018 at 8:54 am // Reply

    The 4 men one would make a good skit.

  27. Ha ha ha

  28. So cool I like the 4dad one and the magician

  29. funny

  30. Anonymous // June 7, 2018 at 3:11 pm // Reply

    I like the 4 men one

  31. amazingly cool!

  32. I like the one that says has 4 men in it and the gum one so funny

  33. I like the $ and NO one.

  34. the jokes were grate

  35. These jokes are the bomb. Thank you for these jokes!

  36. Lil 38 baby // June 17, 2017 at 9:47 pm // Reply

    Funny joke

  37. like them

  38. my nam is jeeeeeef // June 17, 2017 at 2:54 pm // Reply

    Very helpful on my Fathers Day card! Hope it’s a hit this year.

  39. I like the 4 men one! And the one where a boy’s dad is a magician.

  40. some are good and some arent

  41. >>123456789qwertyui // June 8, 2017 at 10:08 am // Reply

    cool

  42. these are so funny>><

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