Father’s Day. It’s a wonderful concept, isn’t it? It provides us with a fantastic opportunity to celebrate all those father-figures in our lives (though we should be celebrating them every day…). Some give gifts, some make their dads breakfast in bed, and some finally allow their dad’s face on to their Instagram feed. If that isn’t love, I don’t know what is.
Social media platforms become a cess-pit of tribute posts around this time of the year – some are cute, some are funny, and some are downright cringe.
And celebrities never miss out on the fun. A number of celebs took to social media to share some touching tributes, heartwarming throwbacks, and hilarious posts on that special day… keep reading to see our favorites.
They are the predominant male figure in our lives and, despite their terrible jokes, we love them.
It’s the one day of the year wherein we can dedicate the full day to our dads – to show them how grateful we are for everything they do for us. So what better time to post a mushy paragraph online than on Father’s Day?
Guess what? Celebrities are dads too! And they certainly weren’t shy on social media this year.
So, for your personal viewing pleasure, we’ve picked out the best celebrity Instagram Father’s Day posts. Why? Because they’re heartwarming and so damn cute. Enjoy.
The notorious celebrity chef showed a much softer side with an Instagram post depicting himself and his son (or twin…), Jack.
The singer/actress took to Instagram to share a heartwarming snap of her partner and 3 children, shortly after the birth of their most recent addition, Birdie.
I mean, just fathering the Jonas Bros is a pretty huge accomplishment alone, isn’t it?
However, the most heart-warming part of this post is the picture of Nick’s wife, Priyanka Chorpa Jonas’, late father, who sadly passed away before the couple met.
Hank’s wife, Rita Wilson, shared a tribute post to all of the great fathers in her life… Which included some hilarious snaps of Tom.
Just when we thought that we couldn’t love him any more…
Halle shared an emotional post of her late father, in which she admits a strained relationship due to alcohol addictions.
Nevertheless, Halle expressed her love for her dad in the post and acknowledged his love for her.
In a post shared by his husband, David Burtka, Neil Patrick Harris is pictured with their two adopted children.
The How I Met Your Mother star was praised in the post by his husband for being caring, fun, and full of love.
Kim Kardashian has always been open about her love for her late father, Robert Kardashian. In her Instagram post, she paid tribute to the UCLA Robert G Kardashian Center for Esophageal Health, which researches Esophageal cancer.
Like her sister, Kendall took to Instagram to dedicate a Father’s Day post to her dad, who now identifies as Caitlyn Jenner.
Kylie shared a cute tribute to Travis Scott, who is the father to her baby, Stormi.
The Scrubs star shared this picture to commemorate his first Father’s Day without his dad, who sadly passed away last year.
JLo posted a heartwarming combination of video clips of her fiance, Alex Rodriguez, with her own children and his.
The soccer star is a widely celebrated dad himself, but he shared a rare picture of his own dad cradling a baby Beckham.
Because we just can’t get enough of the Beckhams.
Victoria has never been afraid to share her love for her husband.
Though we’d be the same if David Beckham was our husband…
The singer-songwriter shared this wholesome snap of her partner, Mike Fisher, playing with their 2 sons.
Katherine shared an adorable picture of a young Arnie with his kids.
(This may be our favorite yet).
The former First Lady shared a throwback of Malia and Sasha with their doting dad.
(We miss you guys!)
Lovato dedicated the day to her step-father, Eddie de la Garza. Demi has opened up in the past about the abusive relationship that she endured with her biological father, who passed away in 2013.
Demi has been incredibly candid about her battle with drug addictions, and she credits Eddie for being the consistent father-figure in her life.
Hilary Duff shared some beautifully candid shots of her fiance, Matthew Koma, cradling their newly born child.
Yep, even the Royals celebrate Father’s Day.
Kensington Palace shared a candid shot of Prince William playing with his youngest son, Prince Louis.
This is Prince Harry’s first Father’s Day as a dad himself, so he and Meghan took the opportunity to share the first facial picture of Prince Archie. So cute!
The actress shared the cute throwback of her, her dad, and her brother, with a hilarious caption about being pressured by social media.
We feel you, Anna.
Gigi dedicated a post to her dad, Muhamed Hadid, with a gloriously cute picture of them covered in cake. Love it.
We might start calling ourselves the “Di boss big dawta” too…
Miley posted a series of cute throwback snaps of her and Dad, Billy Ray Cyrus.
The musician shared a picture painted by his twenty month-old-son, Adonis.
James wrote a wholesome post that acknowledged all of the “imperfect dads” out there. His Instagram post was a poignant reminder that there is no one way to be a dad.
So, remember, guys. You’re all doing a great job. Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there. You’ve earnt a nice, cold beer, to say the least.