There are no excuses for driving drunk this New Year’s Eve! Take advantage of these free or low cost options for Bakersfield:

AAA’s Tipsy Tow Service is free up to 7 miles for all drivers from 6p.m. until 6a.m. New Year’s Day. Call their toll free number at 1-800-400-4222 if needed.

Get your free ride on all GET buses from 6-11p.m.

Uber is joining forces with Budweiser to give drivers discounted rides from 10p.m. to 2a.m. New Years Day. Just use the promo code “BudLightdd”.

If you’re in downtown Bakersfield, Uber is also teaming up with the Padre Hotel and Reliable Moving and Storage to give users a $10 credit. Enter the promo code “SAFERIDESEVENT”.

Stay safe and have fun out there.

Kelli Forsch