Photo by PoPville flickr user Mr.TinDC
Ed. Note: Very cool but remember, these will be the self propelled rides.
From Capital Bikeshare:
“Capital Bikeshare will offer free 24-hour passes this Earth Day, April 22nd, encouraging DC-area residents to give bikeshare a try and choose sustainable, healthy, and fun transportation for their Monday commute.
Riders can obtain their free day pass by downloading the Capital Bikeshare app on April 22nd and entering the promo code EARTHDAY19, providing 24 hours of unlimited 30-minute rides on classic Capital Bikeshare bikes. (more…)
Thanks to Sue and all who passed on from Wawa:
“Thursday, April 11th, is Wawa Day, a day to celebrate our customers! Stop by any Wawa store on Wawa Day for a FREE Coffee Any Size.**
**See store for details. Valid only on 4/11/19. Limit 1 per customer. Offer only includes Self-Serve Coffee up to 24 oz.”
Ed. Note: And to answer some of your coming questions, it’s May 25th, if all goes well, May 25th.
That would be freaky. Anyway thanks to Justin for sending from Capitol Hill. And while I have your attention – I like to tell you about this bridge I have shares in that I’m thinking of selling.
1020 19th Street, NW formerly Moxie’s
“I’m going to be giving away free la colombe coffee and freshly baked bagel bites at Bryson’s Thursday morning (3/21) from 8am-10am. Just a way to give back.”
1787 Columbia Road, NW
From a press release:
“Nicecream has just released a huge announcement. On March 21 (3/21) the Company will be offering unlimited, free ice cream to anyone that comes to any of their four local shops. It is expected to be one of the biggest ice cream events of the year for DC so be sure to get in line early.
Owner, Gil Welsford explains, “We use liquid nitrogen to freeze our ice cream to order. Liquid nitrogen is -321oF. To honor our signature freezing agent, we decided to launch 3-2-1 Day! On March 21st (three, twenty-one) we will be hosting the biggest ice cream event of the year by giving away as much ice cream as we can!” (more…)
From the Union Station Redevelopment Corporation:
This performance marks the third time that the NSO will visit Union Station as part of its commitment to engaging communities beyond the Kennedy Center and sharing live classical music with new audiences.
Come one, come all for what is sure to be a spectacular performance featuring soloist and Concertmaster Nurit Bar-Josef and Principal Trombone Craig Mulcahy, along with selections from Gustav Holst‘s The Planets.
The planned repertoire is: (more…)
1309 5th Street, NE via District Doughnut
From District Doughnut:
“We have a special announcement: our Union Market space is open! We are extremely excited to join so many incredible small businesses and restaurants.
To celebrate our opening, we are giving out a District Doughnut coffee mug to the first 30 customers on Friday, February 1st! Each mug will have a mini Funfetti doughnut inside.
Come and check us out in our new home in NE DC. We look forward to seeing you!”
Photo by PoPville flickr user Harrison Jones
From Madams Organ (2461 18th Street, NW):
“Tonight from 9-10pm Madams Organ will be giving free drinks to furloughed government employees with ID.”
Well this my be my favorite offer yet: Rosetta Stone is offering a free 3-month subscription to furloughed government workers.
“Rosetta Stone sympathizes with federal employees impacted by the shutdown. Try to take your mind off of the shutdown by learning a new language. Email us at [email protected] during this offer period to claim a 3-month, no-cost online subscription for any of our available languages. Please include the name of the government department or agency you work for. This offer is good through January 31, 2019. (more…)
Last week we learned Jose Andres was gonna be awesome during this shutdown again. The details via email:
“Offer is available from 2pm to 5pm
The offer is available only to US government employees who present a valid US government ID
The offer does not include sides or beverages
One sandwich per person per day per restaurant
The offer will last until the end of the furlough
The sandwiches offered in each restaurant will be the choice of ThinkFoodGroup restaurants”
All my beautiful hardworking people of the Federal Goverment, come to any of my places with your families at the bar between 2-5 pm for a free sandwich.Everyday until back to work! @oyamel @zaytinya @AmericaEatsTvrn @chinachilcano @beefsteak @jaleo
— José Andrés (@chefjoseandres) December 22, 2018
&pizza stepping up too: (more…)