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New Members & Member Updates

New Members and Member Updates

Find out what others in the tourism and hospitality industry are up to, get to know Destination DC members and more.

Please edit your 150-character listing description for the 2018 spring/summer Official Visitors Guide on the Member Extranet before Friday, Sept. 29.

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Member Deals & Spotlight

Member deals & who's in the spotlight this month

Buttercream Bake Shop

Buttercream Bakeshop’s Remember to Be Kind Campaign
Throughout September, Buttercream Bakeshop offers the opportunity to show kindness to others. Remind someone of how much good there is in this world. Purchase any item in the shop to be gifted to another customer and you will receive 15% off that item. Write a note on a card provided by the Bakeshop. Give the treat to someone in need, someone having a bad day or someone who is extra nice. One kind gesture can lead to another!

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Six Flags America

Save Over $25 with Special Admission Discount – just $40.50 plus tax
Log into your own Six Flags America site to buy tickets with substantial savings off the main gate price. The online benefit program offers not only substantial savings, but allows you to "print and go," so you have your ticket in-hand and can skip the line.
Redemption Instructions: To access your special tickets, please go to or click the link below, then log into the site with the username and password provided. Offer is valid through Jan. 1, 2018 on any regular operating day.

Special Ticket Link:
Username: DESTDC
Password (Case Sensitive): Sixflags5

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Receive a Special DDC Member Discount from Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Use the promo code "L16V977" to get a special discounted DC rate on any vehicle. Enter the promo code into the "promotion code or account number" field when prompted to receive your discount.


Member Updates

Nationals baseball is back in 2017!
Single game tickets are on sale now. Catch the national pastime in the nation’s capital with Nationals baseball! As a DDC Member, receive up to 17% off ticket prices by using code DC.


D.C. United

D.C. UNITED at RFK Stadium
The countdown to D.C. United’s new home at Audi Field continues as the club concludes its final season at RFK Stadium. DDC members can save $10 per ticket (Sep. 23 & Oct. 22).


Taste of DC

Taste of DC Returns October 7-8
The region’s biggest culinary and cultural event of the year is back with more to taste and experience than ever before. From Restaurant Row to the return of the DC Chili Cook-Off, there’s endless food and fun.  


How to Join the Fight Against Fraud
Watch this short video to find out more about fraud and how to help protect your small business – and your customers.


Book Early and Save 25% on Acela
Enjoy the superior comfort of Acela® and save 25% off of select weeknight and Saturday travel when you book 14 days in advance. Restrictions apply. 


Grab a Washington DC Explorer Pass
The Washington, DC Explorer Pass gives you a choice of enjoying multiple DC attractions for one low price. The Pass is delivered instantly and may be printed out or presented on your smart phone for entry at each attraction. Prices from $34 per child, $54 per adult. Save up to 40% versus paying at the gate.


Make your event a BIG success
Make your event special by hiring famous open-top buses. Big Bus Tours Washington DC offer anything from a 30-minute night-time transfer to a full day of discovery. Contact Brian Curiel at BrianC [at]


The World's Greatest Flyers Fly American
American offers an average of nearly 6,700 flights daily to 350 destinations. American is a founding member of the oneworld® alliance, whose members and members-elect offer nearly 14,250 flights daily.


New Members

Welcome to the newest Destination DC members

Lenzy Ruffin Photography
Event photographer in DC specializing in helping you tell the story of your event with stunning photos that capture the spirit of the occasion.

Event Emissary
Event Emissary offers the experience and resources necessary to create the ultimate event.

TravelZoo provides over 28 million members with insider deals and one-of-a-kind experiences personally reviewed by our deal experts around the globe. 


Member Extranet Questions?

Have questions about the Member Extranet? Check out our easy Member Extranet Tutorials on the front page of the Member Extranet or on our YouTube Channel.

Add Your Staff - For Free!

Add your staff to the Destination DC communications list. Please email Partnerships.updates [at] with their contact info and we will help you stay updated. New contacts will receive newsletters, citywide resumes and event invitations.

Dining & Driving Power

Thank you to our Dining & Driving Power partners for your continued support and generosity! If you are interested in learning more about these programs please contact Partnerships.updates [at]

Check out the full Destination DC Member eNews to learn more about what's going on this month.