Car-Free Diet Blog
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- May 28, 2013
- Reflecting on Five Years of the Car-Free Lifestyle
I recently passed my five-year anniversary of beginning my new life as a passenger, walker, cyclist, and user of public transportation.Read More
- May 23, 2013
- Were You Psyched to Bike Arlington? - Bike to Work Day 2013
Celebrants at the Rosslyn pit stop on Bike to Work Day 2013. (video)Read More
- May 17, 2013
- Arlington's Car-Free Diet - "Micaela's One? is Walking"
Micaela tells us one way she reduces car trips. What's Your One? (video)Read More
- May 10, 2013
- Arlington Family Goes on Car-Free Diet
Arlington family of three gives up their car. Follow their journey.Read More
- April 30, 2013
- Car-Free Diet Shop Talk - Busboys and Poets
Hear what Andy, from Busboys and Poets, has to say about being a Car-Free Diet Partner (video).Read More
- April 10, 2013
- Arlington's Car-Free Diet - "Mike's One? is Metrorail"
Mike tells us one way he reduces car trips. What's Your One? (video)Read More
- March 20, 2013
- Car-Free Diet Shop Talk - Crystal City Sports Pub
Hear what John, from Crystal City Sports Pub, has to say about being a Car-Free Diet Partner (video).Read More
- March 15, 2013
- Arlington's Car-Free Diet - "Heather's One? is Metrobus"
Heather tells us one way she reduces car trips. What's Your One? (video)Read More
- February 27, 2013
- Car-Free Diet Shop Talk - Casual Adventure
Hear what Eric, from Casual Adventure, has to say about being a Car-Free Diet Partner (video).Read More
- February 14, 2013
- In Harmony: Car-Free Yin and Car-Lover Yang
How a Car-Free Diet enthusiast and a car lover can be one and the same and learn to play nicely together.Read More
- How to Get to Vintage Crystal: Sip and Salsa – 2014
Crystal City’s signature wine and food tasting event, Vintage Crystal: Sip and Salsa, boasts the region’s largest inside the beltway, outdoor wine festival. Sip and Salsa brings delicious wines from Spain, Portugal and Argentina together with food tastes from restaurants in Crystal City and the region.
There are many convenient car free transit options to get you Sip and Salsa, without the hassle and cost of driving and parking. This video shows you how. (video)Read More
- September 10, 2014
- Arlington Hispanic Community Getting Party Started with Capital Bikeshare Fiesta
Arlington County launched a special event series called “Capital Bikeshare Fiesta” to reach the flourishing Hispanic community.
Arlington County lanzó una serie de eventos llamados "Capital Bikeshare Fiesta" dirigidos a la creciente comunidad hispana.Read More
- August 26, 2014
- How to get to the Rosslyn Jazz Festival – 2014
The Rosslyn Business Improvement District will host the 24th Annual Rosslyn Jazz Festival on Saturday, September 6, from 1pm - 7pm, at Gateway Park. The Car-Free Diet gang will be there to provide walking, biking and transit information, plus you could win some great prizes.
The streets around Gateway Park will be closed from 7am - 8pm the day of the festival so why not consider taking transit or bicycling to the Festival this year? This video shows you how. It's always better to know before you go! (video)Read More
- August 25, 2014
- How to Get to the Arlington County Fair – 2014
The Arlington County Fair, one of the largest free events on the East Coast has been a tradition for more than 35 years. Over 50,000 people will come to the Fair this year, which runs from August 6 through August 10, to enjoy competitive exhibits, midway rides and games, entertainment, vendors, racing piglets, and more.
Parking is prohibited, making shuttle buses, bicycling and ART the most convenient ways to travel to the Fair. This video shows you how. It's always better to know before you go! (video)Read More
- July 31, 2014
- They like us! They really like us!
Benjamin Davis from the Frontier Group wrote a blog post about Arlington's Car-Free Diet titled "Arlington Helps Residents Go Car-Free.” We couldn't have said it better ourselves!Read More
- June 18, 2014
- How to Get to the Columbia Pike Blues Festival – 2014
It's blues time on the Pike! The 19th annual Columbia Pike Blues Festival will be on Saturday, June 14 from 1pm until 8:30pm and is free to the public. There are many convenient car-free transit options to get you the Blues Festival, without the hassle and cost of driving and parking. (video)Read More
- May 28, 2014
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