Whether you are planning a bachelor/bachelorette party, prom, homecoming, club-hopping birthday party, boys or girls night out or a sporting/concert event, everyone needs a ride to the special occasion. Most people like to ride together and begin the party early. This becomes difficult for larger groups. What to do with such a dilemma? Why not try a party ride with a limo or party bus to your final destination in the greater DC area? DC has over 15 service providers that have fleets of party buses and limo buses to choice from. Five of them are highlighted below.
804 N. Upton St.
Sterling, VA 20164 USA
If you want to have a good time while hopping from club to club, book Keg Bus. Keg Bus has partnered with some of the premier clubs in DC like Ultrabar and BarCode. You can make as many stops as you like during your rental hour (four-hour minimum) with multiple pick-up/drop-off locations for your party guests. Keg Bus has special bus packages for bachelor/bachelorette parties, sporting/concert events, proms/homecomings, wine tours, casinos, outdoor excursions and more. Keg Bus has vehicles that seat 12 to 55 passengers and has bathrooms on all of them.
Party Ride DC
1962 Kirby Road
Mclean, VA 22101
Party Ride DC has two types of rides: party buses and limo buses. It specializes in limousines and luxury buses and is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for its clients. Party Ride DC also has entertainer buses with beds that can hold up to 18 people. The limousines can seat up to 20 passengers and the party buses have the capacity for up to 40 people. Party Ride DC also offers stretch SUVs, Hummers, Escalades and Excursions with wet bar and fiber optic lighting.
3222 North St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20007
What makes Boomerang unique from other party rides in DC? Boomerang has party rides on land and water. It provides party buses that can seat up to 40 passengers and also has a double-decker yacht for large private party rides for up to 80 people along the Potomac River. Boomerang Party Buses has partnership with over 20 bars and nightclubs in the DC area. Boomerang riders get VIP entrance, no cover charge and drink specials.
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DC Limo Bus
249 S. Van Dorn St., Suite 210
Alexandria, VA 22304
DC Limo Bus has party Hummers that seat up to 20 passengers and coach party buses that can hold up to 40 passengers. All vehicles have laser lights and flat-screen TVs. The party Hummer and limo buses also have the following: DVD, IPod hook-up, champagne caddy, strobe lights, dancers pole and a dance floor. The coach limo party bus has a bar and lighted dance floor. DC Limo Bus has one page on its website dedicated to coupons and specials for its services. DC Limo Bus also does tours around DC landmarks and attractions on its party buses.
Chariots for Hire
21915 Shaw Road
Sterling, VA 20164
Chariots for Hire offers everything including stretch limos, stretch SUVs, party buses and limo buses. There is a five-hour minim for the party/limo buses. The company provides monthly specials and custom packaging for different events. If you book it for your wedding day, you receive 10-percent off your bachelor/bachelorette package. All party buses have a bar area with glassware, bottled water and ice. The 26-plus passenger party buses have a bathroom on board.
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