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Celebrate Rideshare Month

October 1 - October 31, 2018

Coast into a new commute! Commuters across the Valley are celebrating Rideshare Month by leaving their car at home to ride the bus or light rail, carpool or vanpool, work from home, bike or walk instead. 

Get Involved

Register, log your trips and enter to win at ShareTheRide.com. Employers in the Maricopa County Travel Reduction Program can download promotional materials from the fall 2018 promotional kit. Learn steps to involve your employees using the Rideshare Month promotional checklist in the kit. 

Pledge to Use an Alternative Mode

Congratulations to the winners of the Rideshare Month pledge who committed to ride the bus or light rail, carpool or vanpool, telework, bike or walk during October.  Becca A. and Nancy A. each won a $50 Fox Restaurant Concepts gift card. 

Commuter Challenge

Compete against teams of alternative mode users Valleywide. Log the most trips in your size category and be entered to win fantastic prizes! Register your team by September 21, 2018. Team members must join by September 28, 2018. See details at ShareTheRide.com by selecting Commuter Challenge.

  • Small team prize: Party for up to 10 people at P.F. Chang’s The Waterfront, Scottsdale, including appetizers and one non-alcoholic beverage per person.
  • Medium team: Party for up to 15 people at Scott Conant's Mora Italian, Phoenix. Party consists of family-style antipasti and one non-alcoholic beverage per person. 
  • Large team prize: Party for up to 20 people at Culinary Dropout, Phoenix. Party consists of appetizers and one non-alcoholic beverage per person.

Commuter Challenge Participant Contests

Anyone joining a challenge team who tracks at least four trips in October can enter to win a $25 Harkins Theatres gift card (six available). 

Monthly Contests

Track alternative mode trips and enter to win prizes when you carpool, vanpool, ride the bus or light rail, telework, walk or bike during Rideshare Month. Visit ShareTheRide.com to track trips and enter contests.

New User Contest

New users who register at ShareTheRide.com and track at least four alternative mode commutes in October will be eligible to win a $25 Amazon gift card (three available).

Social Media Contest: September 16-22

Congratulations to commuters who showed us how to coast into an alternative mode commute.  Thirteen people submitted photos and videos. Winners and prizes included: 

  • First place: Hayley, walking and skateboarding. Prize: one-night stay with breakfast for two at the Four Points Sheraton Phoenix North

  • Second place: Neil, bicycling. Prize: $25 Valle Luna gift certificate

  • Third place prize: Bryan, bus. Prize: $15 Cold Stone Creamery gift card