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Signature Events

Swallow Your Pride, Call for a Ride | New Year’s Eve
Safe Communities provides rides 11PM - 4 AM each NYE to deliver those around Bowling Green safely home for the night. For 2019's NYE event we drove 83 people safely home!

Respect the Clover, Drive Sober | St. Patrick’s Day | Mocktail
Promoting non-alcoholic mock cocktails and drink options and recipes for the public to consume instead of alcohol.

Motorcycle Awareness | March - September
Promoting motorcycle awareness and safety through the months most rides are active in.

High School Penta-palooza | May - June
Promoting awareness for Distracted Driving with interactive activities and games on the last day of school to students at Penta Career Center.

Click It or Ticket Kickoff | May
Promoting seat belt usage with giveaways, demonstrations, other safety messages, and guest speakers that highlight this initiative.  

Wood County Fair | August 
Promoting Distracted Driving Day with a driving simulator, demonstrations, giveaways, and guest speakers to highlight this important day.

Mock Crash | National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week | October
Simulated alcohol related crash in conjunction with local law enforcement, fire/EMS divisions, air ambulance, and a local funeral home.

National Campaigns

  • February: Super Bowl - Impaired Driving
  • March: St. Patrick’s Day - Impaired Driving & Seat Belt Use
  • April-September: Motorcycle Safety
  • April-May: Prom - Impaired Driving, Seat Belt Use, & Distracted Driving
  • May: Click It Or Ticket Kick Off Event
  • May-June: Click It or Ticket Campaign
  • July: 4th of July - Impaired Driving & Seat Belt Use
  • August: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Kick Off Event
  • August-September: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
  • September: Homecoming - Distracted Driving, Impaired Driving & Seat Belt Use
  • October: Halloween - Impaired Driving
  • November: Thanksgiving - Seat Belt Usage
  • December: Christmas/New Years - Impaired Driving & Seat Belt Use

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