Fill out our Contact Request Form. It was initially meant to honor solely the first American President, George Washington. Many car dealerships use this day to present discounts and deals on cars, as many people have the day off from work. You can spend your day looking for a new car, or take the time off to enjoy family and friends while basking under the sun at a beach , park, resort , or other relaxing venue. Generally viewed as a patriotic celebration, much like Independence Day, the colors red, white and blue always come into play for the decorations.