Release Date: Thursday, January 17th 2013

Next Weekend: Recover From the Inauguration With the 1K Beer Walk

For Immediate Release:

Contact: Maureen Higgins; mhiggins@scottcircle.com

January 17, 2013

202-207-3662, c: 443-631-5090

Next Weekend: Recover From the Inauguration With the 1K Beer Walk

Vintage Crystal: 1K Beer Walks – January 26 & 27, 1pm – 7pm

CRYSTAL CITY, VA — The Crystal City Business Improvement District (BID), in partnership with Vornado/Charles E. Smith, is helping you recover from a busy week of Inuaguration festivies with the 1K Beer Walks. Mark your calendars for the Vintage Crystal: 1K Beer Walks next weekend and prepare to enjoy an afternoon sipping and sampling beer while exploring all that Crystal City has to offer.

Vintage Crystal: 1K Beer Walks

What:

Get ready to lace up your walking shoes and sip your way to the finish line, but don’t expect energy drinks along the way! Walkers will sample dozens of beer varieties as they make their way through a fun, indoor course at the Crystal City Shops during this one-of-a-kind event produced by the Washington Wine Academy. Stay warm from the cool temperatures with heats starting every half hour. Celebrate a personal best at the finish line party on the 12th floor of 251 18th Street and sport your 1K race T-shirt to prove you completed the course!

Where:

The walks begin in the Crystal City Shops @ 2200 (2200 Crystal Drive) and end on the 12th floor of 251 18th Street, Arlington, VA. Blue and Yellow METRO Lines to Crystal City Station

When:

January 26 & 27, 1pm – 7pm

Admission:

$38.50 and includes 20 Tasting Tickets and T-Shirt
Tickets available for purchase at WashingtonWineAcademy.org

Images:

High-resolution images from the last events are available for download here.

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About the Crystal City Business Improvement District
The Crystal City Business Improvement District (BID) is a public-private partnership established in April 2006 to promote the vibrant Crystal City business, retail, restaurant and residential community. The BID is committed to showcasing the area as a world-class destination for visitors, employees and residents. Crystal City is ACTIVE, ARTFUL, ACCESSIBLE, and GREEN. For more information, visit www.crystalcity.org.