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6 Fantastic 2016 Columbus, OH Father’s Day Events


Sunday, June 19th is Dad’s Day. If you’re contemplating the “same old, same old,” of getting daddy-o a new tie, slippers, a new wallet, barbecue tools, or that must-have socket wrench set then maybe, just maybe, you should rethink your Father’s Day gift-giving strategy.

And, if you are scratching your head saying, “Gee whiz, what can we do to make sure Pops has a grand time on Father’s Day?” we here at your favorite Columbus Toyota dealer, Germain Toyota of Columbus, are here to help you out. Fortunately, we didn’t have to go too far to come up with some nifty things you can do to celebrate your dad.

We took a poll of the many dads who work here at our dealership and they gave us some ideas of what they would like to do to celebrate their special day in the sun. So we figured, “hey, if the dads on our staff like these ideas, maybe other dads will too.” Makes sense, right? Lucky for us, Columbus pulls out all the stops when it comes to celebrating Father’s Day, so there’s no lacking for lots of fun-filled events and activities throughout our area. So let’s dive in and see what’s cookin’ for dads on Father’s Day 2016 in Columbus.


Columbus Idea Foundry, 421 W. State Street, Columbus, OH

If your dad loves to tinker, build, nail, saw, or generally rule the “DIY” roost, he’s going to love this unique Father’s Day experience. The Idea Foundry is a community workshop, learning center and creative space. The Foundry’s diverse classes give your dad and the kids the opportunity to forge their own creative path while learning new skills in the process. The “Pen-turning” class, for example, lets you and your child create your own working pen from scratch using a lathe and other tools. There are also several classes on working with polymer clays on Father’s Day. How cool is that?

Buckeye Country Superfest at Ohio Stadium, Father’s Day Weekend

Get your tickets early for this star-studded blockbuster country music event starring some of Country’s biggest and brightest recording artists.

CATCO Presents “Ring Of Fire” Johnny Cash Tribute, Studio Two, Riffe Center June 1 – 19

If dad’s a Johnny Cash fan (or even if he isn’t,) then you won’t want to miss this amazing tribute to this legendary performer.

Father’s Day at the Franklin Park Conservatory, 1777 E. Broad St., Columbus

Dad’s got a busy, stressful life. So let him chill out by strolling through these magnificent gardens. There will be a special traditional Japanese Drumming experience by Dublin Taiko at 2 p.m. Enjoy a tasty gourmet hotdog at the Live Fire Cooking Theater.


Father’s Day at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, 4850 Powell Road, Powell, OH

“We ain’t lion” when we tell you that the world renowned Columbus Zoo & Aquarium is treating dads and granddads on Father’s Day with free admission (with paid admission for a child or grandchild). He’ll have a “roaring” good time! Check out Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Keeper Talks presented by

Columbus Clippers VS the Rochester Redwings, June 20

What better way to celebrate Father’s Day than buying him some “peanuts & Cracker Jacks” at Huntington Park as our hometown Clippers take on the Rochester Redwings. It’s the beginning of a 7-day home stand, so there’s plenty of time treat dad to a day of baseball fun.

Of course, we just scratched the surface of the many fun and exciting things you can do throughout Columbus and vicinity. With our exploding “foodie” scene, there are countless options for taking dad out for a delicious brunch or dinner, maybe followed by a summer blockbuster movie.

2016 Toyota Sienna Makes The Perfect Father’s Day Gift

With a little imagination and a lot of love, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect way to make this Father’s Day a memorable one for your beloved dad. But, hold on, we have one more suggestion that is guaranteed to put a big wide grin on your dad’s face. Why not buy him what he REALLY wants, and that’s a brand-new 2016 Toyota from our Columbus new car dealership.

How about the incredible new 2016 Toyota Sienna minivan for sale in Columbus? After all, your dad is the consummate family man, and that’s one of the many reasons you love him. So why not let him chauffer the family in one of the most popular, versatile, and capable minivans on the road today?


Not Your Boring Minivan

Who says a minivan has to be boring? Not Toyota. Dad will love the Sienna’s sophisticated, modern styling that oozes plenty of swagger for that game of golf with his buddies or that romantic night on the town with mom. The 2016 Sienna is the minivan that thinks it’s a sports sedan with bold styling details like front and rear underbody spoilers, brilliant projector-beam headlights, and available 19-inch sports alloy wheels.


Spacious, Versatile & Fun To Drive

The Sienna’s spacious and quiet interior will give dad the VIP treatment he deserves. The sporty instrument cluster, wraparound dash, and ergonomic design are driver-focused for the ultimate ease of use. Convenient steering wheel controls, available leather seating, premium accents, and a host of technological innovations put dad in command. Refinements and convenient touches abound, like available dual power sliding doors, a power liftgate, multiple seating configurations, and a whopping 150 cubic feet of cargo capacity when both the 2nd and 3rd-row seats are folded flat. So bring on those larger-than-life projects; the Sienna can handle it. And dad will be the master of his high-tech world with Bluetooth®, available integrated navigation, SiriusXM® Radio and a kickin’ JBL® Premium Audio System.

The Sienna’s unique “Driver Easy Speak” feature amplifies dad’s voice through the rear speakers so everyone knows just what he’s saying.

Plus, the Sienna is fun to drive with a spirited 1.5-liter V6 engine that generates a robust 266 horsepower while delivering an EPA-estimated 25 mpg highway*. Can anyone say “road trip?” The Sienna SE’s sport suspension and steering dial in a driving experience you wouldn’t expect from a minivan.


Celebrate Father’s Day Savings At Germain Toyota of Columbus in Columbus, OH

The 2016 Toyota Sienna minivan and your on-the-go dad. It’s the perfect Father’s Day combination from Germain Toyota of Columbus that will knock his socks off. (You know, those neon green ones you just bought him.)

Bring dad down to our Toyota new car dealer in Columbus and let him check out the 2016 Toyota Sienna for himself. The Sienna is just one of the many excellent new 2016 Toyota cars and trucks for sale in Columbus we have available at our dealership. Now is the time to buy with fantastic Father’s Day savings and money-saving Toyota factory incentives.

Dad appreciates a great value when he sees it, so may want to check out our terrific selection of Toyota Certified pre-owned vehicles that offer uncompromising quality at an affordable price. And, if your dad is the frugal type, we have plenty of excellent used cars under $10,000 in Columbus to choose from.

Let us show you how easy it is to put your dad behind the wheel of a new 2016 Sienna minivan or any of our other fine Toyota vehicles. Visit us today at 5711 Scarborough Blvd., Columbus, OH 43232. To schedule a test drive, please call 888-711-8804.

Happy Father’s Day!

*2016 EPA-estimated city/highway mileage. Actual mileage will vary.

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