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Chipotle Mexican Grill Buy-One/Get-One Special Offer, take the free Car Free Day pledge and get BOGO offer, must show email confirmation at restaurant.  Offer valid Friday, 9-22-17 only.  Read PDF for more details.

2017 Raffle Prizes
(check back, we’ll be adding more)

* When taking the pledge, please provide your full address to become eligible for a prize. You will not be placed onto a mailing list.

2017 Promotions 

  • Alexandria – GoAlex will be promoting Car Free Day in front of City Hall from 8am to Noon on Friday, September 22, 2017 to greet commuters with free giveaways and information.
  • TransIT Services of Frederick County – Free Rides on all Connector and Shuttles buses on Car Free Day – Friday, September 22, 2017.  TransIt Services staff will be available to talk about Car Free Day during “In the Street” on Sept 9, and at the “Great Frederick Fair”, Sept 15-23rd
  • Montgomery County Commuter Services – staff will be at a number of locations to greet commuters with free giveaways and a chance to register to win cool prizes! Friday, September 22, 2017 from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Follow where our mobile van will be during the morning hours @mococommuter
    • Germantown Transit Center
    • Metrorail stations: Bethesda, Friendship Heights, White Flint,  Shady Grove and Silver Spring
    • Several Ride On bus stops
  • Southern Maryland – join staff from Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland in Calvert County at the North Beach Farmer’s Market on the Boardwalk, and enjoy free giveaways!  Friday, September 22, from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • City of Manassas – Stop by the Community Conversations pop-up park on Car Free Day, Friday September 22, 2017 located on West Street, 12 Noon- 8 p.m. to hear about car-free alternatives, give us your input on transportation issues, and enjoy giveaways.
    • Join a special Historic Downtown walking tour at 11 a.m.
    • Pedal through the city on a special Bike Tour at 4 p.m. & check out the new bike rack at the Harris Pavilion.


Go Car Free or Car-Lite to these events occurring on or around Car Free Day

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Congratulations to the following people who were winners of the Car Free Day 2016 prize raffle!

Joy Wolf, winner of the Car Free Day 2016 concert tix and backstage passes to the WMZQ Fall Fest at the meet and greet with country band A Thousand Horses.


Adrian Aguinaldo

Shaanna Alexander

Shannon Augustine

Cristina Bordeaux

Roselyn Calderon

Sumit Dalsania

Tori Garten

Laura Glockner

Sandy Gozzi

Laura Grageda


Barri Gurau

Samantha Herrell

William Ho

LaNita Jones

Tressa Joy

Elizabeth Kirkland

Anjali Kumar

Taiyabah Naeem

Lourdes Rivery

Mackenzie Schneider

Dionne Scott

Kallie Seniff

Keisha Smith

Yoshiko Teaford

Kristina Tipps

Jaime Umana

Robin Watkins

Camilla Williams

Renee Woody

Shutong Yang