Election Day Deals -- Free Food, Drinks, Rides and More

November 5, 2018

(KNX 1070) -- Not only is voting crucial to having your voice heard, exercising your right as a citizen, and your obligation in a democratic society, voting in Los Angeles also means getting some fantastic discounts.

Here are eight delightful ways to treat yourself after you cast your ballot. Remember, as of March 2018, 17 states (plus the District of Columbia) offer same day registration, allowing any qualified resident of the state to go to register to vote and cast a ballot all in that day – you have no excuses. Go VOTE!

1) The first thing you need to do is get your local polling place. Lyft is offering 50 percent off on rides to the polls -- Click here to get your discount code. Uber is offering a $10 discount – click here for details.

2) Mayfair Hotel in downtown LA is giving customers a 50 percent discount on specialty drinks from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., when patrons present an “I Voted” sticker.  

3) CREAM ice cream sandwich spot (with locations in North Hollywood and Northridge) is offering a 20 percent discount for all ice cream lovers with an “I Voted” sticker – in addition to the sandwiches, they have hot fudge sundaes, milkshakes and pints to go.

4) L.A. Metro is offering free bus and train rides on election day between 12:01 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. Additionally Metro bike share is extending a free 30-minute ride with promo code 1162018, at the station kiosk – it’s $1.75 for every 30-minutes after.

5) All of 1933 Group’s bars will be offering either a $1 Old Fashioned or a $1 Moscow Mule from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., while supplies last. Just show up with your “I Voted” sticker.

1933 Group bars include: 

  • Oldfield’s, 10899 Venice Blvd., Palms – $1 Old Fashioned
  • Bigfoot Lodge West, 10939 Venice Blvd., Palms – $1 Old Fashioned
  • Harlowe, 7321 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood – $1 Old Fashioned
  • Sassafras, 1233 N. Vine St., Hollywood – $1 Moscow Mule
  • Idle Hour, 4824 Vineland Ave., North Hollywood – $1 Moscow Mule
  • Thirsty Crow, 2939 Sunset Blvd., Silver Lake – $1 Moscow Mule
  • Bigfoot Lodge, 3172 Los Feliz Blvd., Atwater Village  – $1 Moscow Mule
  • Highland Park Bowl, 5621 N. Figueroa St., Highland Park – $1 Old Fashioned
  • La Cuevita, 5922 N. Figueroa St., Highland Park  – $1 Moscow Mule

6) The toney bistro Chez Melange, in Redondo Beach, is offering its signature $14 “Gin and Stormy” cocktail for $6 to anyone sporting an “I Voted” sticker. The cocktail is made with London’s Dry Gin, pomegranate juice, a splash of Elliot’s Ginger Beer, a sugar rim, served in a “smoking” snifter.

7) The Pie Hole will be offering a free “pie hole,” one of their newest creations in the form of a mini-pie bite, to all customers wearing their “I Voted” stickers.

8) The Granville WeHo is giving away a FREE dessert or cocktail to anyone wearing an “I Voted” sticker – available from 11:00 a.m. to 10 p.m.