Press Release

Release Date: May 13, 2015

Spark Ignition at Crystal Car - A Father's Day Auto Festival

For Immediate Release:


May 13, 2015


Spark Ignition at Crystal Car - A Father's Day Auto Festival

Crystal City (Arlington, VA)- Gentlemen, start your engines! Celebrate this Father’s Day in style amongst heavy machinery and horsepower at Crystal Car: A Father's Day Auto Festival. The Crystal City Business Improvement District (BID) in partnership with Vornado/Charles E. Smith, and the Washington Wine Academy, is hosting the third annual Crystal Car on Sunday, June 21, 2015. Registration is now open for exhibitors so get that vehicle tuned up before revving that engine.

The family-friendly festival will showcase a variety of automobile categories including innovative electric vehicles, sports cars, classic muscle cars, and more. There will be activities for kids including the chance to paint their own racecar and play in a moon bounce. Enjoy live music and a beer | wine garden hosted by The Washington Wine Academy. Crystal Car is located at the parking lot of 220 20th street, minutes away from Crystal City’s great restaurants where you can continue to celebrate all things dad! 

When: Sunday, June 21, 2015, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Where: 220 20th Street S. 
Admission: Free admission for guests and vehicles. Cash Bar at Beer | Wine Garden 
Registration: Do you have a vehicle you want to show off? Register it today!
Social Media: Like Crystal City on Facebook and interact with us on Twitter using #CrystalCar. Guests who take photos during the event and post to Twitter or Instagram using #CrystalCar and tagging @CCBID will be eligible to win a class at TechShop.


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 INNOVATIVE, ACTIVE, ARTFUL, ACCESSIBLE, and GREEN. For more information, visit