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 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