9 Family Reunion Gift & Keepsake Ideas

As families grow bigger, get-togethers become harder to plan. When the schedules finally align, it’s time to celebrate with an unforgettable bash. Create customized family reunion keepsakes on par with the memories you’ll be making. These are our favorite family reunion gift ideas that help loved ones keep their family time close at heart.

Family Reunion Gift Idea #1: Embroider Hats with the Year & Family Name

Cap off your celebrations by letting everyone take home customized hats. Get your family name, the year, or a funny inside joke embroidered on a cap or beanie. These family reunion keepsakes are perfect for outdoor parties and making sure no one gets too much sun.

Family Reunion Gift Idea #2: Design Your Own Wine Glasses

The family that drinks together, probably has a pretty fun reunion. If everyone in your family is of age, enjoy making memories with custom wine glasses, such as the Gia Stainless Steel Wine Glass with Lid.

Family Reunion Gift Idea #3: Gift Engraved BBQ Sets

If leftovers are the favorite takeaway from your outings, these personalized BBQ sets will become treasured family reunion keepsakes. Include a recipe card for your special family barbeque recipe so that loved ones never have to miss the taste of home cooked comfort food.

Family Reunion Gift Ideas #4: Cuddle Up with Customized Blankets

There’s no cozier feeling than being surrounded by loved ones. A close second is getting to cuddle up in a custom made family blanket. Feature your family name on these blankets and give them out as family reunion keepsakes. Whether your family members use these plush fleece blankets to stay warm in the house or in the stands while cheering on your hometown team, they’ll quickly become a much appreciated gift.

Family Reunion Gift Idea #5: Create Your Own Buttons with Family Pics or Sayings

Try designing your own custom buttons for the big bash. A full color imprint means you can personalize this with your own artwork, or even use a family picture!

Family Reunion Gift Idea #6: Cool Off with Matching Fans

You’re one cool bunch! These Handheld Pop-Up Fans are one of the better family reunion keepsake ideas because they’ll help loved ones stay cool at your event and every hot outing afterward. Make custom fans your own with fun personalized messages.

Family Reunion Gift Idea #7: Get Your Family Motto on T-shirts

Suit up with matching custom t-shirts for a holiday-card-ready family photo. Design these tops with your family motto, name, or inside jokes.

Family Reunion Gift Idea #8: Bag Up the Smiles with Custom Totes

Since you’re totes the best family, why not give everyone a custom tote? These family reunion keepsakes will get plenty of use after your party, and help loved ones carry on the happy memories of the day. Decorate canvas bags with your name and inspirational sayings to show what your family is all about.

Family Reunion Gift Idea #9: Take a Seat, Give a Seat

After putting together a large gathering, all you want to do is relax and take a seat. These personalized fold out chairs are the perfect family reunion keepsakes because they provide both seating and parting gifts for guests.


Looking for more family reunion keepsake ideas? See all family reunion favors available at National Pen Company, plus get ideas for family reunion activities.

Share with us how you made your own family reunion keepsakes on Facebook or Instagram. We can’t wait to see how you celebrated with creative gifts for everyone.

Jessica Carreiro

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