• About this episode

    • episode1

      Florida couple Steve and Wade fly to DC to kick off their adventure. They don't know where they are heading but know that along the way they'll meet interesting people and explore cities along the east coast. Restauranteur Josh Hahn greets hands them the keys to a 2013 Lexus LS 460 F Sport All Wheel Drive and gives them a challenge that will test their ability to work as a team. Will the results be sweet? Tune in to see.

  • In this episode

    • Josh Hahn

      Josh Hahn
      Josh is the co-owner and operating partner of EatWell DC restaurant group. EatWell DC operates five neighborhood restaurants and a private farm in La Plata, Maryland, less than 40 miles from DC. Josh has lived in Washington, DC for the past 10 years and resides in Logan Circle.

    • Jefferson Memorial

      Jefferson Memorial / Tidal Basin
      Steve and Wade start their trip at The Tidal Basin parking lot overlooking the Jefferson Memorial. The National Parks Service describes the memorial as "a symbol of liberty and endures as a site for reflection and inspiration for all". The Tidal Basin is a great place for photographs, a run around the water or just taking in the Cherry Blossoms in season.

    • Logan Tavern

      Logan Tavern
      Logan Tavern, part of the EatWell DC restaurant group, is the perfect spot for a quick weekday bite or a night out with friends. This neighborhood favorite is known for their weekend brunch, mouth-watering desserts menu, and trusted comfort food.

  • About this episode

    • episode2

      Last week's episode ended with Steve & Wade getting their clue: Washington DC is a city synonymous with politics and advocacy. Head to MOVA Lounge and order a Nuttin Honey. Your next guest will find you. Tune in to see who they meet and learn the impact they've made in their own community.

  • In this episode

    • Jeff Krehely

      Jeff Krehely, HRC
      Jeff is Vice President and Chief Foundation Officer at the Human Rights Campaign, overseeing the organization's public outreach and education programs. As the largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans, the Human Rights Campaign represents a force of more than 1.5 million members and supporters nationwide.

    • MOVA Lounge

      MOVA Lounge
      MOVA Lounge serves hand-crafted, quality cocktails prepared by professional mixologists paired with excellent music and entertainment in a swanky, upscale venue. It's ideal for a Friday night out, a hot date, or your next group event.

  • About this episode

    • episode3

      "Every great roadtrip needs a stop along the beach". Steve & Wade discovered their clue would be taking them to Atlantic City. The clue read "Take this chip to Harrah's Atlantic City and bet it on red. Win or lose you'll be feeling lip schmackin' good". Join Wade & Steve as they explore the famous Atlantic City boardwalk and look for a very special pair of guests.

  • In this episode

    • Zachary Schmal

      Zachary Schmal, Schmackary's
      After moving from Nebraska to New York City, Zach pursued a career as a Broadway actor by day. At night, Zach baked cookies for his friends. Those friends told him to turn it into a business, and in 2011 he opened a cookie delivery service and in 2012 Schmackary's opened in Hell's Kitchen.

    • Jonathan D. Lovitz

      Jonathan D. Lovitz
      Jonathan is a stage and screen actor, model, and speaker most famous for his seasons on LOGO tv's "Setup Squad." A host, performer, and a gay rights advocate, Jonathan travels the country speaking out for marriage rights, GLBT youth issues, and positive exposure for the community. He is also a passionate supporter of arts education and often teaches theatre/dance classes at universities and high schools nationwide.

    • Four Points By Sheraton, Washington DC

      Four Points By Sheraton, Washington DC
      Wade & Steve stayed here before hitting the road for their next mission to Atlantic City. For a downtown location the Four Points is affordable and within walking distance from most sights.

    • Harrah's Resort & Casino Atlantic City

      Harrah's Resort & Casino Atlantic City
      Wade & Steve play roulette at the poolside casino, "where it's always 83 degrees" before exploring the selection of stores at the expansive resort.

    • Schmackary's

      Schmackary's
      Wade & Steve grab a few tins of Schmackary's cookies from Jonathan and Zachary. Schmackary's year-round cookie flavors include Oatmeal Scotchie, Peanut Butter Cup White Chocolate Cherry Chunker, Cookies and Cream, and Zach's infamous Red Velvet Cookie.

  • About this episode

    • episode4

      Steve and Wade left last episode with a challenge to pass out Schmackery's cookies on the street and bring them to brunch with two very special guests that need their advice, "they may not be monsters but they still love cookies". Watch to see what Wade calls "the best adventure we've had so far on this trip".

  • In this episode

    • Ricky and Rod, Avenue Q

      Ricky and Rod, Avenue Q
      Rod, who starts the show as a closeted republican, is one of the lead characters in Avenue Q. He met Ricky at a gay bar. The day that equal marriage was legalized in New York in July 2011, Rod and Ricky wed at the City Hall under a rainbow chuppah.

    • AƱejo Tequileria

      Añejo Tequileria
      A rustic new tequileria y restaurante in the heart of Hell's Kitchen that owes its soul to Mexico. Here you'll find what is quite possibly the most ecclectic selections of tequilas, mezcals, and Mexican distillations this side of the Hudson. An assortment that perfectly complements each and every dish on the inspired menu created by renowned chef Angelo Sosa.

    • Avenue Q the Musical

      Avenue Q The Musical
      Avenue Q is the Tony award winning musical that tells the story of a recent college grad named PRINCETON who moves into a shabby New York apartment all the way out on Avenue Q. There, he meets KATE (the girl next door), ROD (the Republican), TREKKIE (the internet sexpert), LUCY THE SLUT (need we say more?), and other colorful types who help PRINCETON finally discover his purpose in life.

    • Schmackary's

      Schmackary's
      Wade & Steve grab a few tins of Schmackary's cookies from Jonathan and Zachary. Schmackary's year-round cookie flavors include Oatmeal Scotchie, Peanut Butter Cup White Chocolate Cherry Chunker, Cookies and Cream, and Zach's infamous Red Velvet Cookie.

  • About this episode

    • episode5

      In our final episode on the East Coast, Steve and Wade are tasked with driving their Lexus through Times Square and finding Hardware Bar in Hell's Kitchen. Watch as XELLE brings the guys up on stage for their final challenge. In their final episode, Wade and Steve reflect on their trip and their twenty years together as a couple.

  • In this episode

    • XELLE

      XELLE
      Fronted by dance floor divas JC Cassis and Rony G and produced by international hitmaker Zach Adam, XELLE makes megapop music that the world can't get enough of. In addition to over a million views on YouTube, XELLE's songs have been featured on MTV, LOGO, Oxygen, Sirius XM and terrestrial radio around the globe, but the band is as much about personality as it is about music.

    • Times Square

      Times Square
      Wade and Steve get to drive their Lexus LS 460 F-Sport All Wheel Drive through the crossroads of the world. For this couple from Jacksonville, it's a new experience navigating NYC traffic and the 300,000 pedestrians that walk through Times Square each day.

    • Hardware Bar

      Hardware Bar
      Hardware is one of the hottest new bars in Hell's Kitchen. Open early if you want to sneak over on your lunch break or meet some friends after work. Low key, down to Earth, affordable drinks in the booming gayborhood.

The Drivers

steve-and-wade
Wade and Steve join our adventure as a couple who have just celebrated their 20th year together. Both are originally from Blackshear, Georgia but now split their time between Blackshear and Jacksonville, Florida.