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3 Ways to Have a Unique Mother’s Day in Dayton, OH

Honda With Mother’s Day around the corner, don’t get caught off guard this year. Instead, come up with a plan to knock her socks off (after all, homemade coupon books were only cute when you were a kid). Here are a few ideas to get you started so that you can give her a unique Mother’s Day in Dayton!save-her-to-live-entertainment Continue reading 3 Ways to Have a Unique Mother’s Day in Dayton, OH

10 Best Places To Watch The “First Four” In Dayton

The Road to the Final Four once again goes through Dayton with the University of Dayton Arena once again hosting the first-round matchup of college hoops elite on March 14-15. Dayton and the University of Dayton have a long history of holding NCAA tournaments with the 13,435-seat facility now hosting the First Four a record 16 times.

As in past years, tickets to watch the First Four will be in high demand. If you can’t make it to the game, there are plenty of places around town to enjoy all of the action. Here are 10 of the best places to watch the First Four NCAA Tournament in Dayton, Beavercreek, and vicinity.

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  1. Clancy’s Tavern, 5514 Burkhardt Road, Dayton

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A well-known local’s favorite, Clancy’s offers big screen projection TVs for enjoying all the action.

  1. Fox & Hound Sports Tavern, 2661 Fairfield Commons Blvd., Dayton

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Quench your thirst, fill your plate, and catch the NCAA action with plenty of big-screen TVs located throughout the establishment. Continue reading 10 Best Places To Watch The “First Four” In Dayton

Fun and Educational Things to Do Around the City!

 

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Many people aren’t aware that Dayton, OH and the surrounding cities are filled with hidden gems. The city is full of historic landmarks and stories that are just waiting to be explored. If you or a family member are looking for something to do, here are some great fun and educational places you can visit in the Dayton area:

             The FREE National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is located in the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. It is the world’s largest and oldest military aviation museum. It features more than 360 aerospace vehicles and missiles and thousands of artifacts. It is the perfect place to learn all about the United States Air Force for people of all generations.

           This National Park is located in the heart of Dayton. It is compiled of five National Historic Landmarks that tell the stories of the lives and legacies of Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. Some of the park attractions include the Paul Laurence Dunbar House Historic Site, Huffman Prairie Flying Field, and 1905 Wright Flyer III which was the world’s first practical airplane. Whether you visit one landmark or all of them, you are sure to learn a lot of cool things.

           Located in Dayton, visitors can explore the Aullwood Nature Center that is full of informative exhibits, educational games, and more! The Aullwood Farm has all sorts of fun learning opportunities that include fascinating animals and interesting exhibits that make for the perfect field-trip. Last, but not least the Aullwood Nature Sanctuary is 200 acres of beautiful nature sanctuary. The sanctuary is encompassed with several different habitats. Visitors can travel through six miles of walking trails that take them through prairies, young and old woodlands, wetlands, ponds, and sustainable farmland.

10 Best Places For Holiday Dining Near Dayton, OH

The holidays are always a festive time of year here in Dayton. You can see the smiles on peoples’ faces as they wish each other good cheer. Friends and family gather to socialize all throughout the town. And Dayton’s lively “foodie” scene kicks into high gear with area restaurants and bars getting in to the holiday spirit.

Dayton doesn’t lack when it comes to an assortment of fine dining establishments. So you’ll have no trouble finding a terrific place to enjoy a delightful holiday meal. Here’s our list of the top 10 places in and around Dayton where holiday dining is at its finest.

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  1. View 162 at the Crowne Plaza

You’ll savor the tastes of the holiday season in a spectacular setting high above the Dayton skyline. View 162’s rooftop restaurant soars with excellent menu spanning everything from Italian, Asian, and Mediterranean to steaks and seafood. Elevate your holiday fun at View 162. Continue reading 10 Best Places For Holiday Dining Near Dayton, OH

Operation Kidsafe Event in Dayton OH at Honda of Beavercreek

 

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Germain Honda of Beavercreek presents:

“Operation Kidsafe Regional Child Safety Days”

October 13th, 14th, & 15th 

Kidsafe Hours: Weekdays 10 am – 6 pm, Saturday 10 am – 4 pm

Germain Honda of Beavercreek is here to help keep our kids safe! Come into our dealership for this special event.

FREE Digital Fingerprint & Photo Safety Program

Specialized digital imagery quipment will only be in our area for a limited time. Did you know over 2,000 children are reported missing everyday in the United States? Don’t miss this opportunity to get your FREE Child Safety Kit, including digital fingertips and photograph. Safety tips will help you set up a family safety action plan. 

How It Works

Operation Kidsafe camptures your child’s picture and fingerprints using a digital video capture device, digital ink-less fingerprint capture device and specialized software. The captured data is assembled and a quality 8.5 x 11 printout is given to the parent. The parent can use the printout they receive to provide to law enforcement anywhere in the world to instantly aid in an investigation.

Note: No database or records of children are maintained. The only record of the visit will go home with the parent for safekeeping.

Local Law Enforcement and Fire Department have been invited.

Please spread the word to your family and friends about this wonderful event! Continue reading Operation Kidsafe Event in Dayton OH at Honda of Beavercreek

How To Make These 8 Really “Punny” Halloween Costumes

Ghosts! Goblins! And Vampires! Oh, my! Are you ready for Halloween? If you’re tired of dressing up in the same boring old costume, we have the answer!

Your ghoulish fiends – er – friends here at Dayton’s value-priced Honda new car dealership, Germain Honda of Dayton, are getting into the spirit of Halloween with these 8 hilariously “punny” costumes that are easy to make. We’re sure they’ll put a smile on everyone’s face.

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This simple costume is a hilarious knock-out!

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It doesn’t take a wizard to get some laughs with this ridiculously funny costume.

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A really fan-tastic idea for group costumes that’s sure to hit the ceiling with laughter.

Alice in Chains
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Unchain your creativity with this super silly costume.

Spelling Bee
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Your friends will be buzzing when they see you in this “spell-binding” costume.

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Tune into some laughs with this easy-to-make costume.

Spice Girls
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Your BFFs can help you spice up your Halloween with this clever tribute to the Spice Girls.

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Dial up some laughs with this adorable pet costume.

New Accord Scares The Competition

2017 Honda Accord

You’ll love heading out to all the Halloween fun in your new 2017 Honda Accord for sale in Dayton, Ohio. The award-winning and all-new 2017 Accord has all the features and style you’re looking for in a 4-door family sedan.

A 2016 Car And Driver 10Best for the 30th year in a row, the sophisticated and luxurious Accord has the competition running scared with its spacious and superbly crafted interior, advanced infotainment technology, cutting-edge safety features, and powerful, yet fuel-efficient performance. It’s no wonder that the stunning new Accord from Germain Honda of Beavercreek has the competition running scared.

Get A Frightfully Good Deal At Germain Honda Of Beavercreek

Are you frightened that high prices will stop you from getting the new 2016 Honda you’ve always wanted? At your hometown Honda new car dealer in Dayton, Ohio, Germain Honda of Beavercreek, those high prices don’t have a ghost of a chance with money-saving Honda factory incentives on our new 2016 Hondas for sale in Dayton.

We have a huge selection of well-equipped new Hondas to choose from, with new inventory arriving daily. Our finance specialists will help you drive away in a new Honda payments that you can afford.

We also have some devilishly good deals on our wide selection of top-quality Honda Certified pre-owned vehicles for sale in Beavercreek, OH.

Stop by our Dayton Honda new car dealership for today at 2300 Heller Drive, Beavercreek, OH 45434. Or call us at 877-860-3132 for your VIP test drive.

Happy Halloween!

Germain Honda

 

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10 Ways To Make Your Next Tailgate Awesome

Football is almost here, and that means it’s the start of tailgating season. Believe it or not, tailgating of a sort got its start back in the Civil War when both sides girded up for battle with food and drink.

Tailgating is a time-honored and uniquely American tradition that has grown in complexity over the years. It’s much more than just showing up with a couple of lawn chairs, a cooler, and hotdogs. Tailgating has become an elaborate ritual, complete with its festive game-day attire, unique food and drink, and lively atmosphere.

Want to score a spectacular tailgating experience? Your football frenzied friends here at the premier Honda dealership in Dayton, OH, Germain Honda of Beavercreek, have the answer. We’ve compiled this handy list of tips and tricks you can use to make your next tailgate the talk of the town.

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6 Top July 4th Events In Dayton, OH

Dayton, Ohio rolls out the red, white, and blue for the 2016 July 4th Weekend as the entire city celebrates America’s 240th birthday with a spectacular array of dazzling patriotic events, fireworks display, festivals, and parades. Here at your hometown Dayton Honda new car dealer, Honda of Beavercreek, we’re waving the flag with a handy guide to the many exciting 4th of July Weekend events your family won’t want to miss.

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Kevin Sonnycalb Memorial Fireworks Festival, Friday, July 1st at Shawnee Park, Xenia

The city of Xenia presents a family-friendly event sponsored by the Sonnycalb family, Greene Memorial Hospital, the Xenia Rotary, and local businesses. Enjoy a fireworks display, bluegrass music by Blue Moon Soup, food vendors, and plenty of fun activities for the kids.

Old Fashioned Fireworks Celebration at the Clark County Fairgrounds in Springfield, Friday, July 1st

Head up the road to Springfield for a fabulous way to celebrate Independence Day with a bang. You’ll enjoy live music and an amazing fireworks display.

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Star Spangled Heights at the Thomas A. Cloud Park, Huber Heights, Saturday, July 2nd

Join your friends and neighbors as Huber Heights celebrates the Fourth in grand fashion. There will be a parade, family activities, food vendors, music, fireworks, and more! Continue reading 6 Top July 4th Events In Dayton, OH

You’ll Love These 5 Sensational Dayton Summer Road Trips

You, summer, and your Honda CR-V crossover SUV from Germain Honda of Beavercreek. It’s the perfect combination for an awesome summer road trip.

Of course, it takes some planning before you hit the road on your summer adventure. First, you need to decide what kind of summer getaway you want to experience. If you have kids, a trip to the zoo or a visit to one of the several theme and amusement parks nearby may be just the ticket. If you’re the outdoorsy type, a vacation at one of the many national parks that are within a few hours’ drive of Dayton may be exactly what you’re after.

If you’re more into intellectual stimulation, you may enjoy an excursion to some outstanding museums and national landmarks. If you’re a wine connoisseur, you may want to consider a wine-tasting trip to the many excellent wineries we have throughout Ohio. Or, you may decide to enjoy a sampling of some, or all, of these different summer destinations.

With such a dizzying array of terrific summer road trip ideas, it may be difficult to choose where to go and what to do. Well, we here at your hometown Dayton Honda new car dealership have done the legwork for you. We’ve come up with a list of our 5 favorite summer getaways that should be a hit with you and your family.

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Chicago, Illinois

The Windy City offers an incredible array of things to see and do. Fantastic restaurants, famous landmarks, historic locales, family-friendly activities, professional sports, museums, entertainment, and lakefront fun along the shores of Lake Michigan of barely scratch the surface of what Chicago has to offer. Continue reading You’ll Love These 5 Sensational Dayton Summer Road Trips

10 Best Places To Watch “March Madness” In Dayton, OH

That “Mad” time of the year is back as college basketball’s elite once again take to the hardwood in search of that elusive NCAA National Championship. As all the excitement of 2016 Men’s Division 1 tournament action gets underway the question is, which are some of the best places near Beavercreek to watch the games? As avid sports fanatics ourselves, we here at your hometown new and used car Honda dealership near Dayton, OH, Germain Honda of Beavercreek, share with our list of 10 favorite places to watch the NCAA Tournament here in Beavercreek and Dayton.

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  1. Fox & Hound Sports Tavern, 2661 Fairfield Commons Blvd., Beavercreek

A popular go-to spot for locals, Fox & Hound offers an extensive menu of thirst-quenching libations, satisfying food and plenty of flat-screens to watch the games. Continue reading 10 Best Places To Watch “March Madness” In Dayton, OH