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Get Spokey This Halloween! Win Ghoul Stuff!

Post Your #HappyHubwayHalloween Photo
and you could win one of more than 50 Scary-Good Treats!


Nothing is more ghoulishly fun than Greater Boston on Halloween. This year we’re making it extra spo(o)key with some #HappyHubwayHalloween photo fun! You could win a super-sweet Treat from one of our prize providers below.


HERE’S HOW TO ENTER:

(1) Snap a photo that includes you in your costume with or near a Hubway bike or station (no need for an action shot). Please be safe! No in-motion selfies while riding, unbikeable costumes, or things dangling in spokes.

(2) Between October 30th and November 2nd, EITHER upload your photo to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook (make sure we see it by including the #HappyHubwayHalloween hashtag or by tagging @Hubway), OR email it to socialmedia@thehubway.com (include your permission for us to post it on social media).


On November 3rd, more than 50 winners will be randomly selected from entries to receive one* of these prizes below. Plus, we’ll be posting our favorites on the Hubway blog! So be scary, funny, clever, and creative! Most of all, be spokey! Group photos are welcome, though only the user who submits the photo is eligible for the prize! Start snapping your #HappyHubwayHalloween now for your chance to win one of these delicious treats:

  • $10 Gift Certificate from Boloco. (5 available)

  • $10 Gift Certificate from Bon Me. (5 available)

  • $5 Gift Certificate from Burger King. (10 available)

  • Pair of Tickets to the Coolidge Corner Theatre. (5 available, $22 value each)

  • $5 Gift Certificate from El Pelon Taqueria. (8 available)

  • $10 Gift Certificate from Flat Top Johnny’s. (3 available)

  • Hubway Annual Membership ($85 value). (1 available)

  • Pair of Tickets to Improv Asylum. (2 available, $50 value each)

  • Pair of Tickets to Laugh Boston. (2 available, $50 value each)

  • $10 Gift Certificate from New Balance. (5 available)

  • $10 Gift Certificate to Passim. (5 available)

    BUT WAIT… THERE ARE TWO GRAND PRIZES!
  • Free One-night stay at the Lenox Hotel in Boston’s Back Bay (a $555 value)!

  • $150 restaurant Gift Certificate for either City Table or Solas at the Lenox.

    Both grand prizes come with a new bike helmet, courtesy of Bern Unlimited!

    *PLEASE NOTE: Post as many #HappyHubwayHalloween pics as you like, but since we want to spread the Halloween spirit around, you can only win once.

    Treats provided by:



  • [Press Release] Bikeshare Holdings LLC Signs Agreement to Acquire Alta Bicycle Share

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 28, 2104
    Click here to read release from Alta Bicycle Share.

    You're Invited to the Hubway "Unicorn" Launch this Thursday, October 23rd

    Please note: This event has been moved inside 1350 Mass Ave, in the Harvard Information Center room just off the Smith Campus Center arcade.


    HUBWAY’S “EMERALD EXPLORER” UNICORN LAUNCH DAY
    Thursday, October 23, 2014—Rain or Shine!
    Harvard’s Forbes Plaza
    Outside the Smith Campus Center
    1350 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge
    Noon-1pm

    Over 2,000 people voted, and your choice, “the Emerald Explorer,” designed by artist and Hubway member Amy Fater, will enter our fleet as the newest, limited edition, one-of-a-kind Hubway bike this Thursday at noon!

    Come join us, together with Harvard’s CommuterChoice, as the bike is unveiled for its inaugural ride! Be the first to see the Emerald Explorer in person. While you’re there, grab a complimentary 24-hour Hubway pass courtesy of CommuterChoice, enter to win a free helmet, chat with Hubway reps and dignitaries from Hubway member municipalities, and say hi to Amy!

    This event is brought to you by:


    Station Alert: Beacon/Charles station returns today, fully operational

    Station Alert: The Beacon/Charles Hubway station has returned to its previous location adjacent to Beacon Hill and the Boston Public Garden, as of Tuesday morning, October 14th. The station had been temporarily removed in late August for city sidewalk construction, but is now back and fully operational.

    Thank you for your patience. Station updates are posted on Hubway’s Twitter & Facebook pages. For up to the minute system availability, please use our Spotcycle app for smartphones or visit Hubway Tracker or the Hubway website station map.

    Thank you for using Hubway.

    Mayor's Cup Mascot Race 2014

    What happens when you take 9 of the Boston-area’s sports & company mascots,
    and put ‘em all on Hubway bikes for a race around City Hall? Watch the video and find out!

    The TD Bank Mayor’s Cup is an annual bicycle race that is hosted by the City of Boston’s Mayor Martin J. Walsh. Boston Bikes, a department of the City takes the lead with the organizing and TD Bank graciously sponsors the event. Hubway provided the bikes for the mascot race. Enjoy the video!