Thank you Golden for this head's up!! Brown Bear Car Wash is celebrating its 52nd anniversary with Free Car Washes on August 27! Over the last four years, the Seattle-based company has washed a total of 53,623 cars for free on their annual free car wash day held each August. As a way to say “thank you” to area residents for over 52 years of patronage, Brown Bear will be offering free “Bear Essential” car washes to the public Thursday, August 27, from 8am to 8pm at all of the company’s automated “tunnel wash” locations in the Puget Sound area. See http://www.brownbear.com/ for a list of participating locations.