Custom Get Around Guide detailing transportation options near your hotel and messaging for your website and marketing materials
Education & Workshops
On-site training to educate concierge and guest services staff about transit options, including Capital Bikeshare
Digital displays providing real-time transit details to keep visitors informed of all nearby transportation options
Event Travel Coordination
Consultation on event travel coordination from permitting to valet bike parking and Capital Bikeshare Corral Service.
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Hospitality Ambassadors Program
The Hospitality Ambassadors Program seeks to recognize hotels and lodging providers for their commitment to sustainable transportation. Offering visitors and guests a multitude of transportation options, information, and access to amenities is an exceptional contribution to the guest travel experience around the Nation’s Capitol.
Getting people to your event has never been easier!
Your attendees’ event experience begins as soon as they leave their front door. Dive into the Core Four, our step-by-step solutions to your attendees’ most common transportation questions and challenges.
Support and promote the use of sustainable transportation as a way for attendees to get to your event by following these recommendations.
With Capital Bikeshare Corral Service, your attendees are guaranteed an open dock (or bike parking space). Five hours of Corral Service costs $3,000. Ask about our availability. Don’t forget, events using Corral Service are also promoted on Capital Bikeshare’s social media channels reaching nearly 15,000 followers!
Think coat checks for bikes. Allow a large number of bikes to be securely stored at your event with valet bike parking. goDCgo coordinates the order and you cover the cost of the guaranteed bike parking, which makes the service free for all attendees! Place an order today.
goDCgo develops tailored Get Around Guides that include a map of transportation options to your event. Mail or email these complementary pieces to your attendees and show you’ve got their travel needs covered. Request a free Get Around Guide.
Make it easy for attendees to consider sustainable transportation to your event by placing the information front and center. goDCgo curates customized transportation options for the ‘Getting Here’ section of your website. Let us do the research and provide you with publish-ready content. Submit a request.
Make your event accessible by motorcoach. goDCgo offers comprehensive information including maps, parking rules, regulations and motorcoach best practices. Encourage operators to learn more at goDCgo.com/motorcoach.
The District of Columbia has unique criteria for special event approval, starting with an event proposal and letter of intent to the Mayor’s Special Events Task Group. Let us walk you through the city’s requirements, detailed in the Special Events Planning Guide.
goDCgo is an invaluable asset to our hotel staff and visitors. We regularly take advantage of their brochure ordering services and their custom Get Around Guides make getting to and from our location a breeze–not to mention it’s all free!
Yarnell, Director of Front Office – Westin Georgetown
goDCgo’s Hospitality & Tourism team provided our staff with a complimentary training and Capital Bikeshare 101 workshop last fall. As a result, our staff is more confident as they provide transportation and way-finding assistance to guests. We’re constantly reprinting our Get Around Guide to keep up with the demand, particularly during Baseball Season.
Justin, Assistant General Manager – Homewood Suites By Hilton Washington DC Capitol-Navy Yard
Each year, the District receives its highest number of visitors during peak tourism season from April to August. Vist our motorcoach page for an overview of rules, regulations, programs, changes, and events related to Motorcoach operations in Washington, DC.
Matthew is the Client Services Manager for the Hospitality and Tourism Program at goDCgo. He can help your business offer more amenities to visitors through complimentary transportation resources and consulting services tailored to the specific needs of your venue.
Washington, DC hosts more than 21.3 million visitors each year! Cater to your guests’ needs with simple and fun “getting-there” experiences.
Getting to the Cherry Blossoms
One of DC’s largest spectator events, the National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates spring in DC, commemorates the gift of the cherry blossom trees, and highlights the friendship between the U.S. and Japan. A popular destination with limited parking, it’s best to access by public transit.
Getting to Dulles Intl Airport (IAD)
The biggest and busiest airport in the metro DC area, the Washington Dulles International Airport is located 45 minutes west of DC in Virginia. Currently, the best way to access IAD is by bus, but Metrorail’s Silver Line will service the airport upon it’s completion in 2020.
The 11th Street Bridge Park and the National Park Service present the 5th annual Anacostia River Festival, a premier event and the official closing of the 2019 National Cherry Blossom
The 11th Street Bridge Park and the National Park Service present the 5th annual Anacostia River Festival, a premier event and the official closing of the 2019 National Cherry Blossom Festival. For a taste of local DC, come celebrate the Anacostia River and the 100th birthday of Anacostia Park. Take a canoe out to explore the River, ride in our bike parade, play lawn games with your family and experience Southeast DC’s local arts scene at this special FREE event.
Join us April 25, 2019 for National Get on Board Day! Get on Board Day is a new national awareness and advocacy day that is all about generating awareness of
Join us April 25, 2019 for National Get on Board Day! Get on Board Day is a new national awareness and advocacy day that is all about generating awareness of and increasing support for public transportation among riders and non-riders, elected officials, and stakeholders. #GetOnBoard #TryTransit2019