National Drive Electric Week

National Drive Electric Week
Rise and Ride Electric - Five Points
Denver, CO
Oct 02, 2021

Day: Saturday, October 2, 2021 NOTE: this event has already happened, find current-year events on the Attend page.
Time: 7:00 - 10:00 am MDT
Location: Five Points DMV
2855 Tremont Place
Denver, CO 80205
Contact the event organizers, which took place in 2021.

Event Report

For outreach we prepared and distributed a press release, mailed over1800 post cards to residents, placed 70 yard signs around the neighborhood the week before and managed an aggressive online campaign on Facebook, Google and Nextdoor. We had visibility on 5 websites some local and some national.

We made the most out of the space that we were allowed to use and with the budget. We had eight electric vehicles on display,  Lime was also there allowing free rides on their e-scooters and e-bikes. They seemed to be popular amongst younger people. Having an Xcel energy rep onsite was also great. She stayed busy explaining the incentives. Very helpful and informative.

Overall, I think it was a very good event. Repeatedly, we heard phrases like, "I didn't know "x brand" had an EV."  "I love the look of that car." And "This is such a good idea to be able to see the options."

Online Outreach Summary
We have a social media posts running on Facebook and Nextdoor. Here is a link to the event page on Facebook:


Google events has the event listed as a free event in their search results;events&rciv=evn&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwi846mogqrzAhVtmGoFHdCSBe8Q5bwDegQIBhAB#fpstate=tldetail&htidocid=L2F1dGhvcml0eS9ob3Jpem9uL2NsdXN0ZXJlZF9ldmVudC8yMDIxLTEwLTAyfDc1NTc4ODA2MTYxOTU5MzY5ODc%3D&htivrt=events&mid=/g/11p5qfgyv5&sxsrf=AOaemvK533eOky7OngbZBxTtb10JGrrSlg:1633118986081

FrontPorch, a local newspaper, has it listed as an event

photo by: Women Who Charge
Part of the EV line up at the event. We had a total of 8.

Event Description


Grab a friend and join us bright and early on Saturday morning to explore the new Colorado electric CarShare location in Five Points. We will have donuts and a cup of coffee waiting for you. While you are out you can:
·         Enter to win free prizes to some of our favorite local businesses
·         Take a free ride in one of the many electric cars currently available in Colorado
·         Get CarShare discounts!
·         Ask basic questions about insuring electric vehicles and charging them
·         Explore other climate friendly transportation options

Women Who Charge is committed to making the adoption of electric cars easier. This community event is designed to introduce residents to a variety of electric transportation options. Bring your questions, we want this to be an informative event for you.

Registered Attendees

There are currently 23 attendees registered.

Owners of These Vehicles Have Registered To Attend

Vehicle Registered
Tesla Model 3 2
Kia Niro Electric 1
Nissan Leaf (2018+) 1
Tesla Model S 1
4 Models 5

Registered attendees report 39,155 electric miles driven.

Presented By

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Electric Vehicle Association logo
Sierra Club logo
EVHybridNoire logo
Drive Electric USA logo

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All NDEW 2024 sponsors support Plug In America's coordination of National Drive Electric Week.

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