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Thursday, May 3, 2018

Drive Electric Day

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Doors Open: 11:00 AM
Program Starts: 11:00 AM
End Time: 2:00 PM

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Sponsor: Ecology Action
Place: Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
307 Church St, Santa Cruz

Don't miss:

* Electric vehicle test drives

* Electric bike test rides

* Information on rebates, incentives, and more!

The City of Santa Cruz, in partnership with Ecology Action and the Monterey Bay Electric Vehicle Alliance, will be hosting a Drive Electric Event on Thursday May 3rd from 11am-2pm for all downtown Santa Cruz employees. The event will be hosted at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium at 307 Church Street and is FREE! Test drive sign-ups will be first come first serve on event day.

Event highlights include:

* Test drive the most popular electric vehicles on the market today including the new Chevy Bolt, the 2018 Nissan Leaf, Tesla and more!

* Various electric bike models will also be available for test rides including the new City of Santa Cruz Bike Share ebikes.

* Talk with EV owners and experts about their experiences with driving electric.

* Talk with local dealerships about their current lease options and purchase deals.

* Talk with local solar experts about how to install home charging units and connect new or existing solar panels.

* Learn about the benefits, incentives, savings and trends of e-mobility including federal, state and local rebates.

Head on over on your lunch break, bring a friend and coworker, and check out the many affordable alternatives to gas guzzling vehicles. For more information, please contact Emily Gomez, Ecology Action, (831) 515-1328 or egomez(at)

Contact Information:
Phone: (831) 515-1328
Admission: No Charge