Special Car Free Day Offers
As a thank you to all who take the Car Free Day pledge, you will receive a confirmation email with the following:
- $30 Nift Gift (neighborhood gift) online Promo Code.
- Capital Bikeshare 24-hour pass for unlimited 45-minute rides.
- Free Busboys and Poets Cup of Drip Coffee. Valid on 9-22-22 at all Busboys and Poets locations. Single Origin, Ethically Sourced, & Artisan Roasted from Cervantes.
Car Free Day 2022 Raffle Prizes
All who take the Car Free Day pledge will be entered into a free raffle for a chance to win one of the following prizes:
- Capital Bikeshare annual memberships, courtesy goDCgo
- Samsung Galaxy Tab A, courtesy Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland
- Nando’s PERi-PERi, Full Platter at DC, Maryland, or Virginia locations, courtesy Nando’s PERi-PERi
- Commuter train passes, courtesy VirginiaRailwayExpress
- $50 gift card, courtesy Little Sesame
- $50 monthly SmarTrip Card, courtesy Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
- Free T-shirt and annual membership, courtesy East Coast Greenway Alliance
- HipCityVeg, $20 giftcard courtesy HipCityVeg
- WABA annual memberships, courtesy Washington Area Bicyclist Association
- South Block $25 gift card, courtesy South Block
- Flower shop $25 gift card, courtesy Lee’s Flower Shop
- Local DC Makers and Artists $50 gift card, courtesy Shop Made in DC
* When taking the pledge, please provide your full address to become eligible for a prize. You will not be placed on a mailing list.
Car Free Day 2022 Local Promotions
- Montgomery County, MD
MCDOT’s Commuter Services team will be at the following locations on September 22 between with free giveaways and pledge cards that can be filled out to enter in a raffle drawing for gift cards, Capital Bikeshare annual membership or a $200 SmarTrip card.
- Bethesda at the Metro bus bays 7:30 am-9:30 am
- Friendship Heights at Wisconsin Place 6:30 am -9:00 am
- Germantown Transit Center 6:30 am-9:00 am
- Lake Forest Transit Center 6:00 am to 10:00 am
- North Bethesda Metro station 6:30 am-9:00 am
- Shady Grove Metro station 6:30 am-9:00 am
- Silver Spring Metro station 6:30 am-9:00 am
- White Oak – Lockwood Drive and New Hampshire Avenue Transit Center 7:00 am-9:00 am
- Prince George’s County, MD
Find the RideSmart team throughout September to take the Car Free Day pledge and talk about transportation options (check back for more events at https://ridesmartsolutions.com/carfreeday2022 and contact us to plan your own!):
- 9/8 Riverdale Park Farmers Market, 3-7pm https://riverdaleparkfarmersmarket.com/
- 9/9 The Capital Market at Mary & Main, Capitol Heights, 12-4pm https://thecapitalmarketmd.com/
- 9/10 Cheverly Community Market, 8am-12pm https://www.cheverlycommunitymarket.org/
- 9/10 Town of Upper Marlboro Outdoor Movie Night, 6:30-8pm https://www.uppermarlboromd.gov/outdoor_movie_nights.php
- 9/13 Beltway Park & Ride Lot, 6-8:30am
- 9/16 PARK(ing) Day, City of Hyattsville, 12-6pm https://www.hyattsville.org/945/PARKing-Day
- 9/21 Accokeek Park and Ride Lot, 4-6pm
- 9/22 (Car Free Day!!) Riverdale Park Farmers Market, 3-7pm https://riverdaleparkfarmersmarket.com/
- Arlington County, VA
- Prince William County, VA
- Play Car Free Day online BINGO for a chance at winning Historic Manassas Inc. gift cards or OmniRide gift bags. Or play in-person at the City of Manassas Farmers Market on Saturday Sept 17, 2022 from 8:00 am. to 1:00 pm. Meet with OmniRide staff and find out about Car Free travel options and resources in Prince William County.
Information By Jurisdiction
District Of Columbia
Congratulations to the following people who were winners of the Car Free Day 2021 prize raffle!