Ride Sun Link streetcar for free on October 13, 2018

Sun Link modern streetcar, courtesy of Donovan Dean Durband

 FREE STREETCAR RIDES ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

Ride Sun Link for free to Tucson events

 TUCSON, Ariz. – “Tucsonans and visitors can ride the Sun Link streetcar for free all day on Saturday, October 13th, starting at 8 a.m. The streetcar provides convenient travel to several events taking place in Downtown Tucson over the weekend, including Tucson Meet Yourself, TENWEST, and 2nd Saturday.

Event attendees can park along the route, then board Sun Link for free and ride to any of the 23 streetcar destinations.

Streetcar service ends at 2 a.m. on Saturday. (Actually this means early Sunday morning.)

Sun Link connects riders to five of Tucson’s most popular and unique districts along its 3.9-mile route: the University of Arizona, Main Gate Square, 4th Avenue, Downtown and Mercado San Agustin.

For additional information on Sun Link, visit www.sunlinkstreetcar.com or call the Customer Service Center at (520) 792-9222 (for persons with hearing and speech impairments, call TDD: 520-628-1565).”

Contact: Pat Richter

Director of Marketing & Communications

(520) 206-8810; (520) 237-5905 (cell)

pat.richter@tucsonaz.gov

 

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Amanda Valenzuela

Marketing & Communications Specialist

amanda.valenzuela@tucsonaz.gov

520.206.8849

3920 N. Sun Tran Blvd

Tucson, AZ 85705




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2 responses to “Ride Sun Link streetcar for free on October 13, 2018

  1. Carolyn Classen

    Standing room only today (twice ) on Sun Link as we went from UA to Downtown for Tucson Meet Yourself, which wasn’t well attended in the daytime, but thousands there tonight for the music & food. Sun Link should offer more free days throughout the year, as many of today’s riders were obviously new, first time riders. Last day of Tucson Meet Yourself tomorrow, hopefully w/o rain.

  2. Carolyn Classen

    Woo hoo == FREE rides all day today, despite the rain. Sun Link starts up soon at 8 a.m. and will continue to 2 a.m. tomorrow morning. Every half hour till 10 a.m. then every 15 minutes till midnight. Should be lots of fun for Tucson Meet Yourself, 2nd Saturday Downtown, Celebration of the Fairies, Film Fest Tucson — all downtown.

    Schedule: http://www.sunlinkstreetcar.com/schedule/schedule