Archive for the ‘Community Events’ Category

Ice skating rinks in Dayton OH

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
close up of ice skates on ice

The wintertime can often force us to hunker down and hibernate until spring. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of things to do when it gets cold out. How about ice skating? Dayton is no stranger to skating rinks. Hockey players and casual skaters alike can find great rinks in our community. Keep reading to find out where.  (more…)

Restaurants open on Thanksgiving 2018 near Dayton OH

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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Thanksgiving is one of the best, yet somehow most underrated holidays of the year. So many people go right from Halloween to Christmas and don’t even mention Thanksgiving. Some families go to Grandma’s house for Thanksgiving dinner, some make a tradition of going out for dinner. If you’re part of the latter and would rather the professionals do the hard work, check out some great options in the Dayton area.  (more…)

Holiday events 2018 in Dayton OH

Friday, November 2nd, 2018
Santa Claus waving

November is here, which means the holiday season is officially underway. Whether you plan on celebrating Thanksgiving, Diwali, Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa, now is really the most wonderful time of the year. It’s a time for giving, a time for family, and a time for festivities. Check out some upcoming holiday events going on around the Dayton area.  (more…)

Trick-or-treat times Dayton OH 2018

Friday, October 12th, 2018
young girls in costume trick or treating

The month of October means a lot of different things. Cooler weather has arrived, haunted houses are running rampant, and pumpkin patches are sprouting up. All of that leads to the final day of October, Halloween. Halloween is commonly rated among the favorite holidays of United States residents. With all of that being said, you’re probably wondering when you’ll have to hand out candy (or turn off the lights and pretend you’re not home). Keep reading to learn more.  (more…)

Pumpkin Patches around Dayton OH 

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
close up of orange mini pumpkins

Depending on who you ask, October is the best month of the year. It brings cooler weather, gorgeous scenery, better fashion, and pumpkins. Pumpkin picking is always a fun, wholesome activity for families and couples to do. But where could you find some beautiful orange fruits? Yes, pumpkins are fruits, not vegetables. Anyway, enough science. Check out some of our favorite local pumpkin farms in the Dayton area.  (more…)

Best Rooftop Restaurants in Dayton, OH

Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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With summer in full swing, many of us Ohioans are looking for every opportunity to enjoy the outdoors before the cold returns. One of the best ways to get outside and soak up the sun and heat is to hang out at rooftop bars and restaurants. Not to mention, you get to enjoy some cool views at the same time! (more…)

What to do for 2018 Mother’s Day near Dayton

Monday, May 7th, 2018
Mother and daughter in matching flannel outfits and sunglasses sitting on blue deck

Finding the right activity to do on Mother’s Day can be difficult, especially if you have gotten into the habit of just giving flowers or cooking a meal for her. But what can you do to shake things up a bit? Here are a few tips you may want to consider for 2018 Mother’s Day in Dayton, Ohio. (more…)

It’s time to break out the shamrocks and pots o’gold

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
A stock photo of people marching in a St. Patrick's Day Parade carrying bagpipes

2018 St. Patrick’s Day activities near Dayton, OH

They say that ‘Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day.’ If you’re looking for something to do while wearing your best green-and-shamrock-styled outfit, Matt Castrucci Honda is here to help. There are several 2018 St. Patrick’s Day activities near Dayton, OH for you to consider. Not all of the events actually take place on St. Patrick’s Day, so you don’t have to worry so much about being double-booked or stuck in a choice between too many things to do. If a new or pre-owned Honda sedan, minivan or crossover SUV is exactly what you need to make this year’s St. Patrick’s Day the best one yet, stop by our showroom to see what we have to offer. (more…)

Where to watch the Super Bowl near Dayton OH 2018

Friday, January 19th, 2018
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One of our favorite days of the year is right around the corner…Super Bowl Sunday is just two and a half weeks away! While we may not know exactly which teams will be competing for the coveted Lombardi Trophy, we do know that we can begin planning where our festivities will take place. If you’re lucky enough to live in or near Dayton OH, you’ve got plenty of options for watching the big game. Read on to learn about a few of our top picks!  (more…)

Where to complete Buddy the Elf’s Christmas Activity List in Dayton OH

Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Winter Activities in Dayton OH 

‘Tis the season, and our team here at Matt Castrucci Honda is already in full-on Christmas mode. We strive to be as festive as Buddy the Elf, and although we aren’t exactly on a mission to get our dads on the Nice List and we didn’t have to travel through the Candy Cane Forest, we like to think our spirit matches that of the popular green and gold-clad elf. We may not be in New York City, but that’s not stopping us from attempting to complete the list of winter activities Buddy occupies his time with throughout the movie. Keep reading and find out where in Dayton you’ll have to go to channel your inner Buddy the Elf!  (more…)