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Special Car Free Day Offers

All who take the Car Free Day pledge will receive a $30 Nift Gift (neighborhood gift), a gift card app with $30 credit from our partners at Nift as a thank you for making a difference. After you take the free Car Free Day pledge, you’ll receive an email with the app link and promo code.  With Nift, discover great local businesses in neighborhoods where you live or work.


Get 200 free incenTrip rewards points when you take the free “Car Free Day” pledge and use incenTrip to record your trip during Car Free Days, Sept 21-23. Redeem points for cash! Download incenTrip from the Apple App Store or Google Play. Bonus points will be added to your incenTrip account shortly after September 23, 2019. Be sure to use the same email when taking the Car Free Day pledge and setting up your incenTrip account.

2019 Raffle Prizes

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


2019 Local County/City Car Free Day Promotions 

  • City of Fairfax CUE buses will offer FREE RIDES for everyone from September 16-23 for Try Transit Week and Car Free Days.  CUE will award a City Swag Bag including a $50 SmarTrip card to a randomly selected local winner who takes the Car Free Day Pledge.
  • Frederick County- TransIT Services of Frederick County will provide FREE rides on TransIT Connectors and Shuttles on Monday, September 23, 2019 for Car Free Days.
  • Manassas – Saturday, September 21, 2019 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Farmer’s Market (Prince William Commuter Lot across from Baldwin Elementary).  Community Bike Ride 9:00 a.m., ride to & from the Farmer’s Market (meet at Colgan Hall, GMU Manassas campus, please email for registration); Walking Tour 10:00 a.m. “Car Free Manassas in the 1900’s” (meet at the Car Free Day tent); check out the PRTC Bus and learn about car-free alternatives from our transportation partners. Take the free pledge at for a chance at winning great prizes!  See Manassas Car Free Day flyer here.
  • Montgomery CountyMontgomery County Commuter Services staff will be at ten transit locations all around the county the morning of Friday, September 20, 2019 to promote Car Free Days, with giveaway itemsSee locations and times here.
  • Southern Maryland – Visit the Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland at the Waldorf Farmer’s Market in Charles County during Car Free Days on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m and receive free giveaways!  The Farmer’s Market is located at 10385 O’Donnell Lake Place, Waldorf, MD.
  • MARC Commuter Rail – The Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration is expanding full-size options for bicycle-riding customers on all three lines for Car Free Days on Friday, September 20 and Monday, September 23, 2019. See MTA website for more details and bike car schedules


Go Car Free or Car-Lite to these events occurring during Car Free Days September 21-23, 2019

Information By Jurisdiction

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Congratulations to the following people who were winners of the Car Free Day 2018 prize raffle!


Tiffany Adams
Adrian Aguinaldo
Allison Bakovic
Abhishek Bansal
Yohannes Bennehoff
Zach Bernstein
Michael Bingham
Beth Campbell
Robert Davis
Fitzgerald Escalona


Kimba Green
Sofia Hassander
Myeong Jang
Robert Klein
Angela Lee
Barbara Libbin
Thandi Myeni
Marie-Paule Ngaleu
Aniko Noel
Carlos Ruiz


Scott Saxman

Ryan Sebastian
Alexander Segilola
Kayla Speedy
Kathy Stachkunas
Adam Weigel
David Wiskochil
Maryon Wood