Free 757 Sober Lyft rides St. Patrick’s Day

Published 6:28 pm Friday, March 3, 2023

Free or reduced fare rides are being offered to drivers in Hampton Roads who are using alcohol on St. Patrick’s Day 2023.  

Drive Safe Hampton Roads is sponsoring 757 Sober Ride for St. Patrick’s Day from 4 p.m. on Friday, March 17 until 4 a.m. Saturday, March 18.

During the twelve-hour period, area residents age 21 and older celebrating with alcohol may download the Lyft app to their phones, then enter the 757 Sober Ride code in the app’s “Payment” tab (under the “Add Lyft Pass” option) to receive their no-cost (up to $15) safe transportation home.  


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DSHR’s 2023 St. Patrick’s Day 757 Sober Ride promo code will be posted at 3 p.m. Friday, March 17, at  

It can be used only during the above stated period for rides originating from or have a destination within Hampton Roads. Subject to Lyft’s Terms of Service. Valid for new and existing Lyft users while supplies last. 

“St. Patrick’s Day is one of the biggest drinking days of the year, which means a lot of drunk drivers on the road,” 757 Sober Ride Chairperson Pat Davidson said. “If you plan to drink, please don’t drive.