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Local Military Discounts Near Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Military personnel are warmly welcomed in the Dayton area, especially near Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. In fact, the region has a long and storied relationship with flight as Wright-Patt was the proving grounds for Wilbur and Orville Wright’s first test flights. The area also has lasting bonds to the U.S. military, having served countrymen and women for over 100 years. In addition to the military deals at our Honda dealership near Wright-Patterson, many other local merchants also honor service personnel by offering discounts on goods and services. Here are just a few of those Dayton-area businesses.

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Back-to-School Car Organization Tips for Busy Parents

Uh-oh—it’s almost time for the kiddos to head back to school in Dayton, OH. If you’re like many parents, one of your biggest challenges heading into the school season is keeping your car organized. Doesn’t it seem like you’re cramming more materials into the back of your car every school year? Other than visiting our local Honda dealership near Dayton to find a spacious new Honda or used car, what can you do to get your family into back-to-school shape? Follow these great organization tips to ensure that your vehicle is packed with everything you and the kids need before the morning school bell rings.

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3 Fun Summer Road Trip Ideas to Get You Out of Dayton

Summer is the perfect time for a road trip, and our Dayton-area Honda dealers have got the perfect vehicle to fit all of your needs. But giving you great prices on some of the world’s best Honda models isn’t all we do. We’ve also put together a list of three fun summer destinations to get you out of Dayton. So go ahead—pack your bags, fill up that tank of gas, and take your Honda out to make some new memories.

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Take a Weekend Road Trip to Chicago

There’s definitely not a shortage of things to do in Chicago.

First, plan to explore Millenium Park, where you can listen to a free concert and take a picture with the famous “Bean” statue, shop until you drop on the Magnificent Mile, and taste a slice of delicious Chicago-style deep dish pizza. Continue reading 3 Fun Summer Road Trip Ideas to Get You Out of Dayton

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

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 10 Easy Holiday Pumpkin Recipes

It’s October, and that can only mean one thing: Linus is once again camped out in the local pumpkin patch waiting for The Great Pumpkin to appear and reward his faithfulness.

We like Linus’s attitude. Because fall is the perfect season for enjoying a cornucopia of delicious pumpkin recipes. Maybe you’re ready to start planning for your family’s annual Thanksgiving feast. Or you just want to enjoy a scrumptious pumpkin pie in front of a roaring fire.  Regardless of your motivation, we’re happy to oblige your innermost pumpkin cravings.

Your friends here at the premier Honda new car dealership near Dayton, Ohio, Germain Honda of Beavercreek, have found some yummy pumpkin recipes that are sure to satisfy even the most ardent pumpkin lover’s palette.

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  1. Puffy Pumpkin Waffles

What better way to start out a fall day in Dayton than with these oh-so-delectable pumpkin waffles. They are exceptionally dense so all that syrupy goodness just stays in the waffle indentations. Find the recipe at http://www.lecremedelacrumb.com/2013/09/puffy-pumpkin-waffles.html

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  1. Pumpkin Coffee Cake In A Mug

Life is hectic. But you still want your pumpkin fix. Here’s a brilliant recipe for autumn-spiced pumpkin streusel coffee cake that you can make in your microwave. Learn how at http://www.somewhatsimple.com/pumpkin-coffee-cake-in-a-mug/ Continue reading How To Make 10 Easy Holiday Pumpkin Recipes

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.

Hawaiian Punch
Hawaiian Punch (Image: costumepop.com)

This simple costume is a hilarious knock-out!

DumbleDora
DumbleDora The Explorer (Image: g4tv.com)

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

Ceiling Fans
Ceiling Fans (Image: Brettera/Imgur)

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

Alice in Chains
Alice In Chains (Image: colebearden/Imgur)

Unchain your creativity with this super silly costume.

Spelling Bee
Spelling Bee (Image: Instagram.com)

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

Radiohead
Radiohead (Image: brit.co/pun-halloween-costumes via Money Side of Life)

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

Spice Girls
Spice Girls (Image: brit.co/pun-halloween-costumes)

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

iPug
iPug (Image: iscrapapp.com)

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

 

Sources:

https://www.buzzfeed.com/regajha/punny-halloween-costumes?utm_term=.iyKqBXYgP7#.ifwgZz4elG

http://www.mentalfloss.com/article/69648/12-pun-costumes-halloween

http://www.costumepop.com/

http://www.coolest-homemade-costumes.com/

http://www.brit.co/pun-halloween-costumes/

https://iscrapapp.com/blog/12-crazy-funny-halloween-costumes-to-try-this-year/

Photos:

http://www.costumepop.com/hawaiian-punch-costume/

http://www.g4tv.com/attackoftheshow/blog/post/729111/dumbledora-the-explorer/

http://www.brit.co/pun-halloween-costumes/

https://iscrapapp.com/blog/12-crazy-funny-halloween-costumes-to-try-this-year/

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