Drunk Driving MGN

NASHVILLE (WSMV) - Hundreds of thousands of people will be out and about this week for the NFL Draft. Before you go, you should plan ahead in case you have a little too much to drink.

There are plenty of options, however, to get home safely. The best thing you can do is not drive if you've consumed ANY alcohol.

Rideshare Apps

You're covered if you use rideshare apps such as Lyft and Uber. It's always a smart decision to get you from point A to point B especially if you don't want to fight for parking downtown.

NHTSA SaferRide App

The National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration also has your back to make sure you get home safely. They also know that if you're too drunk, you don't have time to fumble through complicated apps.

SaferRide is an app that contains three large programmable buttons that will allow you to call a taxi, call a friend, or find out where you are. You can program a close friend or family member's phone number into the SaferRide app before you go, and when it's time to go home you can hit the button and call your friend or loved one to come pick you up!

The best part is the app is FREE and easy to use. Don't have it, click the links below to download.

Call a Taxi Cab

In addition to calling an Uber and a Lyft, you can also call one of the many taxi cab services in Nashville, here's a few and their phone numbers. Call them for pricing and more information.

  • Yellow Cab Metro Inc. - (615) 256-0101
  • Green Cab - (615) 424-6000
  • American Taxi - (615) 262-0451
  • OnCabs Nashville - (615) 724-9801
  • Nashville Checker Cab - (615) 256-7000
  • NashVegas Cab - (615) 332-3333
  • Music City Taxi - (615) 865-4100
  • Magic Taxi LLC - (615) 500-5000
  • Volunteer Taxi - (615) 955-7777
  • Tenncab LLC - (615) 888-8888
  • Brentwood City Taxi Cab - (615) 377-8000
  • Franklin City Taxi Cab - (615) 790-0555
  • ABC Cab Service - (615) 866-0000
  • A1 CITY TAXI CAB Mt. Juliet - (615) 475-6666

Downtown Parking and Public Transportation

Click here for more information about WeGo Transit Bus Route Maps and Schedules.

Click here for Music City Star information

Click here for parking lot pricing and information from Premier Parking

Copyright 2019 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Digital Content Producer

Joey is an award-winning Digital Content Producer on the WSMV Digital Team! A graduate of the University of South Carolina-Aiken, Joey joined WSMV in September 2018. He's happy to be Working 4 You!

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.