13 Super Summer Dayton Events You Can’t Miss!

As your hometown Honda dealership in Dayton, Ohio, we here at Germain Honda of Beavercreek are celebrating all the summer fun and excitement our community has to offer. So as a community service, we’ve put together our top “baker’s dozen” list of some of the “can’t miss” special events and activities happening this summer throughout the greater Dayton area.

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2015 Ohio Summer Vacation Planner

Now is the perfect time to start planning your family’s summer vacation odyssey. There are so many exciting vacation options to choose from throughout Ohio. That’s why we here at Germain Honda of Beavercreek, your premier Honda dealership in Dayton, Ohio, want to help you plan your roadmap to summer adventure with the following list of the top summer vacation destinations the entire family will enjoy:summer-vacation-planner-ohio

Zoos

  • Akron Zoological Park, 500 Edgewood Ave., Akron, Ohio 44307 – This non-profit world conservation zoo features more than 700 animals.
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109 – Founded in 1892, the seventh-oldest zoo in America covers more than 300 acres and features more than 3,300 animal exhibits.
  • The Wilds, 1400 International Road, Cumberland, OH 43732 – This extraordinary nature preserve covers nearly 10,000 acres, making it the largest of its kind in North America.
  • African Safari Wildlife Park, 267 S. Lightner Rd., Port Clinton, OH 434452 – Get up close and personal with a variety of beautiful and exotic wildlife roaming free as you drive through this 100-acre preserve.
  • Toledo Zoo, US 25 Toledo, OH 43614 – Considered “the world’s most complete zoo,” the Toledo Zoo offers more than 3,000 animals representing 525 species. Historic architecture dating back to the 1930s and 1940s make this a truly unique place to visit.
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, 4850 W. Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065 – Considered one of the world’s great zoos, the amazing 580-acre Columbus Zoo and Aquarium was founded in 1927 and is committed to global wildlife preservation.

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Germain Honda of Beavercreek’s College Grad Car Buying Guide

It’s time for your son or daughter to “turn their tassel,” throw their hat in the air, and celebrate their graduation. All of us at Germain Honda of Beavercreek, your number-one Honda dealership in Dayton, Ohio, congratulate your graduate on achieving this important milestone.

Now that they are ready to put college in the rearview mirror, it’s time to consider sending your graduate down the highway of life in a brand-new 2015 Honda. After all, with its legendary quality, superior craftsmanship, excellent reliability, and outstanding safety features, a new Honda is the perfect car that will capably propel your graduate toward success no matter where the road might lead.

And to make the purchase of your college grad’s new Honda even easier, be sure and check out our money-saving Honda College Graduate Program. It could save you up to $500 on select 2014 or newer model year Hondas. For more information, or to see if your graduate qualifies, click here.

To help you decide which Honda is right for your college grad, we’ve put together this handy College Grad Car Buyer’s Guide featuring several select 2015 Honda vehicles that are at the head of their class.

2015 Honda Civic
2015 Honda Civic

2015 Honda Civic

Offered in a four-door sedan or a two-door coupe, the award-winning 2015 Honda Civic continues to set the standard for quality, reliability, and value. Its contemporary aerodynamic exterior will have your grad “high-fiving” their friends. Add some bling to their new ride with available 17-inch alloy wheels. And the Civic keeps your grad totally connected to their music, social media, and more with the latest high-tech “infotainment” capabilities. The HondaLink® Next Generation integrates a variety of apps that lets your grad access news, social media, Internet radio, audio books, and more. The available SMS text messaging feature keeps your grad safely in touch with friends and family, while Honda HD Digital Traffic will guide them to their destination (on models equipped with navigation) quickly and easily. When it comes to safety, the Honda Civic simply can’t be beat. An array of advanced safety features makes the 2015 Civic a top IIHS safety pick. They include a standard rearview backup camera, anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force distribution, daytime running lights, dual-stage front and side airbags, tire pressure monitoring system, and Vehicle Stability Assist™ with Traction Control. The available Honda Sensing™ safety technology suite includes lane departure warning, collision mitigation, and forward collision warning. Step up to the sporty Civic Si Coupe which offers a 205 hp 2.4 liter 16-value DOHC i-VTEC® engine that achieves 22 city/31 highway mpg numbers. Your graduate will pass the fuel pump in a gas-sipping 2015 Honda Civic Hybrid that gets an outstanding 44 city/47 highway mpg. Continue reading Germain Honda of Beavercreek’s College Grad Car Buying Guide