He’s stinky, he’s moody, and is trying to figure out why his feet are so big and why life is suddenly so confusing. You can help by surprising him one of these awesome gift options that shows him you’re cooler than he realized. No matter what his hobbies or interests are, these gifts for 14 year old boys are sure to make his day.
And as always – our gift ideas for kids are 100% kid-chosen and kid-approved!
Gift Ideas for 14 Year Old Boys Who Like Music
Electric Guitar Set – A totally rad gift for a death metal angsty teen. Encourage your teen to be more creative with a new and improved guitar. Side note: Dads, you can TOTALLY teach your teens your favorite 90’s rock songs!
5-Piece Drum set – What?!?!? You can’t hear over the drumming?!?!? Oh I’m sorry! Hold on! This 5-piece drum set is great for any music loving teenager. It’s also a great way to let their feelings and creativity flow. (Trust us when we say the benefits of a music-loving teen with an awesome drum kit totally outweigh the “noise” it makes!)
Bluetooth Beanie – Super cool gift for any teen boy! Will keep them warm in the winter, and keeps them busy with their favorite tunes! Plus, they will be able to listen to music and still hear you calling for them too.
Microphone (Wireless) – Great gift for a singing teen! Can use both Bluetooth or USB cable. Comes in black gold, gold, blue, silver, and more!
Gifts for 14 Year Old Boys Who Love Video Games
Video Games T-Shirt – Funny and clever shirt for teenage boys who never want to stop gaming. Also, I’m 99.9999999999% sure that every mom out there can agree with this. Comes in black, navy, asphalt, and other cool colors.
Gaming Headset – This cool headset sets the mood for any teen gamer. It lets them feel like their favorite YouTuber or other pro gamers. Uses multiple cables for many different gaming platforms.
Playstation 4 Console and Controller – A great gift that any gamer will love. Let the teens play all their favorite games to contain their boredom. (The PS5 would be even cooler, once it’s available!)
Gifts for the Teen Guy Who Likes Toys
Laser Tag Game – You’re never too old for toys – they just get different as you get older! This cool laser tag game is a great way to get a teen boy to stop playing video games. As shown in the picture, there are four vests and four blasters. They use zero-injury infrared lights, so safety is ensured.
Mini RC Drone – There are a lot of great toys for teens out there, and this is one of them! This mini RC drone is both easy and speedy. A great gift for a teen boy to go outside and take to the sky!
Dart Board – A cool toy that teens can put on their doors/walls/etc. and play with friends. The board has self-healing sisal fibers, so they can play darts as much as they want! Do I sense a little parent/child competition in the future?
Gifts for the 14 Year Old Boy Who Loves Sports
Dribble Up Smart Basketball – Take his skills to the next level with this smart basketball! Using an app, he can practice various dribbling skills and drills to really up his game on the court. Practice on your own or with guided training. Perfect for any skill level, beginner and up. (We actually have one of these and love it! Parents will enjoy this too, trust me!)
Spikeball Pro Kit – Spikeball is a fun, active, and competitive (if you want it to be) 2 on 2 game played with rules kind of like volleyball. Play indoors or outdoors for hours of fun! Described as an incredibly fun and addicting game, this set is labeled an “Amazon’s Choice” product with a full 5 star rating by thousands of happy players. You’ll see why this Shark Tank item is a winner!
Dirty Dunk Over-The-Door Basketball Hoop Laundry Hamper – If he’s like most 14 year old boys, his clothes seem to land everywhere except in his laundry basket! Make cleaning his room and properly storing his dirty threads fun and easy with this basketball hoop laundry hamper. He can roll up his clothes and toss them right in. Chances are, if he misses he will want to try again until he scores! This is one gift idea that benefits both the kid AND the parent!
Gift Ideas for 14 Year Olds Who Love the Outdoors
Camping Hammock – If he’s a 14 year old who would rather be outside than in, this camping hammock is going to give him one more reason to stay in the wild outdoors! Whether he’s chilling in the backyard or going on a camping trip, he will love putting his feet up in this comfy portable hammock. A #1 best seller on Amazon with 5 stars and over 20k ratings!
Casio G-Shock G-Steel Black Resin Band Watch – This is one gift option that he won’t expect, but will love to have! A steep upgrade from a basic watch, the G-Shock includes tough solar technology and Bluetooth connectivity. Featuring a stainless steel bezel and case, this timepiece sports a rugged look and maintains the shock resistant structure for which G-Shock is known. Attractive, functional, and high quality – as a (young) men’s watch should be. If he’s ready for a mature accessory upgrade, this is the one to get.
Telescope – Shoot for the stars with this telescope gift for your teen! Simple enough for beginners with quality an adult can appreciate, this telescope comes with a carry bag, phone adapter, and wireless remote. Study the stars and planets together for some educational quality time outdoors!
Educational Gifts for 14 Year Old Boys
MATTER Science Subscription Box – Listed as a subscription box for adults, this popular science box is also a hit among teens! Monthly shipments of fossils, tools, specimens, materials, or artifacts that have been carefully selected as some of the most interesting pieces of matter in our accessible universe. Part museum, part laboratory, perfect for fun at home!
Chemistry Set – Some science kits for kids can been lame for teenagers who don’t want to play with “kids” stuff. This is your answer – the ultimate advanced chemistry set! Includes high-quality lab equipment such as test tubes, beakers, flasks, and dozens of chemicals to conduct over 333 experiments. While this chemistry set is great for a one-time purchase, we also highly recommend MEL Chemistry as a subscription box option!
LEGO MINDSTORMS Robot Kit – Part toy, part learning activity, this educational STEM robot toy makes engineering fun for everyone who builds it. Builders of all ages will love building and coding their fully-functional robot to walk, talk, and even play games or complete tasks! Combine creativity and technology for hours of fun.
Want more teen gift ideas? Check out our top gifts for 13 year old boys too!