Feel Lucky: SoberRide Offers Free Taxis for St. Patrick's Day

Your lucky number for St. Patrick's Day.

Free taxis on St. Patrick's Day.
Free taxis on St. Patrick's Day.

If your St. Patrick's Day plans include tipping a few, here's a number you may want to have with you: 800-200-8294 (TAXI).

That's where to call for a free cab ride home from 4 p.m. Monday, March 17, until 4 a.m. Tuesday as part of the Washington Regional Alcohol Program's SoberRide.

A few thing to know:

  • You must be 21 or older to use the SoberRide service.
  • All requests for SoberRide service must be called to and dispatched from 1-800-200-8294.  Do not call a taxi company directly for SoberRide service as the ride will not be covered under this program.
  • WRAP's SoberRide provides a free cab ride home up to a $30 fare. 
  • Callers are financially responsible for anything over $30.
  • In our area, all calls must originate in Montgomery and Prince George's Counties; the Cities of Rockville, Bowie, College Park, Gaithersburg, Greenbelt; or the District of Columbia.
  • You cannot reserve a SoberRide or schedule a pickup in advance.


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