Holiday Safe Ride Program

Availability for Thanksgiving 2017


This Thanksgiving, AAA reminds motorists to travel safely and drive drug- and alcohol-free when hitting the roads. For those who do plan to drink, AAA urges them to take safety precautions in advance: designate a non-drinking driver, call a cab or stay with a friend.

A number of AAA clubs offer safe ride services on select dates for members and nonmembers. This service is not available everywhere. * AAA strongly recommends selecting a designated driver before heading out for any Thanksgiving celebrations.

AAA works year-round to educate the public on the dangers of impaired driving in an effort to reduce traffic-related crashes and injuries. is an online resource offering facts about impaired driving, transportation alternatives and expert advice. AAA encourages all motorists to Take the Pledge to drive drug- and alcohol-free.

If you need a safe ride home, call 1-800-AAA-HELP.

*Please note availability is subject to change without notice.

AAA Clubs Currently Offering a Safe Ride Program for Thanksgiving:

  • AAA Arizona (statewide)
  • Auto Club Group Tow-to-Go (statewide in Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota and Tennessee. In Indiana, Fort Wayne and South Bend only. In Wisconsin, Wausau only.) Program runs November 22 – 6 a.m. November 26.
  • Findlay Auto Club (Hancock County only) Local motorists must dial 419-425-3908.
  • AAA Oklahoma (Metro Tulsa, Metro Oklahoma City, Shawnee, Bartlesville, Enid, Muskogee, Tahlequah, Ardmore and Lawton) Program runs 6 p.m. November 22 – 4 a.m. November 27.
  • AAA South Dakota (Aberdeen, Sioux Falls, Rapid City, Mitchell, Vermillion and Yankton)
  • AAA Tidewater (Greater Hampton Roads area: Cities of Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Suffolk, Newport News, Hampton, Poquoson, Yorktown and Williamsburg)

Taxi Ride Programs:

  • AAA Allied Group ArriveSafe in Ohio (Montgomery County residents only. AAA has no call center involvement). Local motorists must dial 937-449-9999. Program runs 6 p.m. November 22 – 6 a.m. November 26.

For a comprehensive list of other community programs listed state by state, please visit AAA’s DUI Justice Link Website.



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