Sure, riding Metro saves you from the stress of traffic, reduces your environmental impact and lowers your monthly transportation costs – but did you know it also entitles you to a bunch of great deals around L.A.? That’s what Destination Discounts is all about – and The Source is here to make sure you don’t miss out. Every week we’ll highlight our favorite deals from Metro’s local partners – destinations, sporting events, concerts, museums, theme parks, shops and more – and provide all the info you need to take advantage of these offers.
Save at Downtown Culver City Summer Block Parties
Taste food from award-winning restaurants, listen to the sound of live music, shop and sample one-of-a-kind boutiques, and visit numerous art galleries.
Dates: Wednesday, August 18, 5-9pm. Every third Wednesday of the month, through October 20.
Discount: Discounts change monthly, so be sure to visit downtownculvercity.com for up-to-date discounts.
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro rail ticket or TAP card.
Where: Downtown Culver City
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Venice/Overland (33, 733)
Save on LAXCarShare Application and Membership Fees
Reduce your carbon footprint with the help of LAXCarShare, a private carsharing company that provides LA residents with alternative transportation options. LAXCarShare offers vehicles for rent, where its members only pay to use, not to own. It’s as simple as join, reserve, drive and return.
Discount: Save 20% off $25 application fee and $5 off Membership fee.
How to get it: Enter Promotional code “Metro” at LAXCarShare.com.
Where: LAXCarShare has six locations all served by Metro.
Dining (check out our Dining Map for a full list of deals)
15% off entire bill Birrieria Jalisco
Enjoy Mexican cuisine with the authentic flavor of Guadalajara at Birrieria Jalisco, located ½ a block off the Metro Gold Line Mariachi Plaza Station in Boyle Heights. Be sure to try their house specialty, birria, a favorite for more than 35 years.
Discount: 15% off entire bill
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro rail ticket or TAP card to the cashier.
Where: 1845 East 1st St.
Nearby Rail: Gold Line Mariachi Plaza