PIPPIN, AFTER MIDNIGHT & More Partner with Citi Bike for 'Bike to Broadway' Program
According to the Broadway League tourists made up over 66% of Broadway theater-goers in recent years. A Citi Bike 24-hour pass, available online via the Citi Bike gift store or at any Citi Bike station kiosk, allows these visitors to unlock all that New York has to offer, see more, do more and still get to the show on time. There are five Citi Bike docking stations immediately surrounding Times Square, making Citi Bike a fun, easy way to get to Broadway.
BIKE TO BROADWAY kicks off this month with ONCE, winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Citi Bike members can purchase tickets for as low as $49. ONCE is only steps away from Citi Bike's W 45 St & 8 Ave station. For a view of all Citi Bike stations near Broadway theaters see the image below or check the Citi Bike Station map online or download the free Citi Bike app for iPhone or Android.
Upcoming deals will be listed on Citi Bike's Offers page and announced via social media. Two free show tickets will be raffled to Citi Bike riders every month, and Citi Bike will collaborate with theatres to offer show-themed events and activities, like a ONCE-inspired ride route highlighting New York City's best spots to hear Irish music.
The full list of shows participating in Bike to Broadway is below:
March - ONCE
April - AFTER MIDNIGHT
May - A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER
June - MOTOWN
July - ROCKY
August - CINDERELLA
September - PIPPIN
Citi Bike is New York's bike share system with stations located every few blocks throughout neighborhoods including Manhattan below 59th Street and in the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Brooklyn Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Williamsburg, Clinton Hill, Fort Greene and DUMBO. Annual members receive an electronic key to undock a bike from any station, allowing unlimited trips up to 45 minutes without incurring any additional costs. Twenty-four-hour and seven-day access passes are available for purchase with credit card by residents and visitors at any station kiosk and provide unlimited 30-minute trips. For more information or to purchase a membership, visit citibikenyc.com.
New York City Bike Share is the operator of the Citi Bike program.