Navy Federal Credit Union will hand out $20 to the first 100 shoppers who participate in a cash mob event in the Ghent neighborhood of Norfolk on Saturday, June 15.
Representatives from the credit union's business services group will hand out free T-shirts and $20 "Navy Federal Loyalty Cards" to spend during the cash mob, which will take place at participating local shops in Ghent.
Participants are encouraged to return with their receipts after shopping for a chance to win prizes. Refreshments from Mermaid Winery will be served. There will be no alcohol served at the event.
Here is the schedule, according to a press release about the event:
10:30 a.m. – Participants meet at Mermaid Winery parking lot (first 100 participants receive free t-shirt and $20 Navy Federal Loyalty Card)
11:00 a.m. – Participants embark on cash mob and shop at local Ghent businesses
12:00 p.m. – Participants return to Mermaid Winery parking lot with receipts
12:15 p.m. – Prize drawings and refreshments
The Mermaid Winery is located at 330 West 22nd St., Norfolk. For information about parking, visit http://ghentnorfolk.org/getting-around-ghent/.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun