BestBus.com – Our Penya’s Newest Partner

The Penya Board of Directors is very happy to announce a new partnership with BestBus.com and to provide our members with another benefit.   BestBus.com offers round-trip service to New York City from several locations in DC, Virginia, and Maryland.  During the Summer, BestBus also offers round-trip service to Rehoboth Beach DE.  Penya members receive $5. off any round-trip ticket on BestBus.com.  For more information please go here.

El Clásico, Sunday April 23

The Sunday April 23 Real Madrid vs Barça El Clásico at the Elephant and Castle will be for Penya Supporting Members and their guests only, and Members must make a reservation. The Penya Board of Directors sent an e-mail message to all Supporting Members on March 21 with information on how to reserve a table at Elephant and Castle.

El Clásico, Saturday December 3

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The Saturday December 3 Barça vs Real Madrid El Clásico at the Elephant and Castle will be for Penya Supporting Members and their guests only, and Members must make a reservation.  The Penya Board of Directors sent an e-mail message to all Supporting Members on November 2 with information on how to reserve a table at Elephant and Castle.  UPDATE:  As of this time, 100% of the spaces at Elephant & Castle have been reserved.

Our Penya’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

 

Our Penya’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

On the early evening of Monday July 27, even though there was no Barça match, our Penya members filled Elephant and Castle.  Instead of cheering on Barça, we celebrated our Penya’s 5th anniversary.

In conjunction with FC Barcelona’s preseason tour that brought the team to Washington DC, FCB Vice President Jordi Cardoner, Board Member Silvio Elías, and Director of Institutional Relations and Protocol Ramon Puyol helped us celebrate the Penya’s anniversary.

To be honest, what our Penya members truly enjoyed — and that is an understatement — were three other very special guests of honor.  The Club’s representatives came to our Penya’s 5th anniversary celebration with the three trophies of the historic 2014-15 season.  For the entire party, our Penya members recognized what a rare and special opportunity we were given, and everyone enjoyed having as many pictures as possible with the triplet of trophies.

Winning the Treble was a tremendous historic accomplishment for FC Barcelona and the Club sharing the three trophies with our Penya for one evening was a historic, amazing, and memorable evening for Penya Barcelonista Washington DC.

Here is a video from FCB that features our Penya.

Visca el Barça!