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College graduation season is nearing and with it comes an array of emotions for young grads — along with a lot of questions about what us gift-givers should get them. Finding the right gift for a recent college graduate can be difficult. At a point in their life where so much is changing, it can be hard to gauge what presents they want or need for their future endeavors.
If you’re searching for the perfect gift for the college grad in your life, you can’t go wrong with giving them an experience. Experiential gifts are personal, fun, and a catalyst for unforgettable memories, which explains why more and more young people are choosing to spend their own money on experiences instead of things.
From a cooking class to help them expand their culinary skills beyond microwaving mac and cheese, to a gift card that’ll bring them one step closer to their travel dreams, we rounded up a list of thoughtful activities and experiences to gift your grad.
Keep reading for nine experiential gifts any recent grad will love: