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Electric Vehicle Ride & Drive Earth Day Event

Event Details

April 24, 2019
10:00 am-2:30 pm

Transit Building

Room: parking lot

UMass Amherst Campus

Free admission
Ezra Small

Learn about the newest electric vehicles (EV's); talk with EV owners and manufacturers about costs, mileage, range, rebates incentives like the 20% discount in UMass parking fees and UMass EV charging stations. Test drive or ride electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids from BMW, Chevy, Honda, Hyundai, Mercedes, Nissan, VW, and others.

Event is open to all. UMass employees should register through UMass Workplace Education (click here) for a special EV overview workshop at 11 a.m. to get two hours of release time.

This event is co-sponsored by UMass Transit Services, UMass Parking Services, Sustainable UMass, UMass Workplace Education, and the Pioneer Valley Electric Automobile Association.


UMass Transit is located in the UMass Transit building at the corner of Governors Drive and Holdsworth Way on the UMass Amherst campus. Our mailing address is 255 Governors Drive, Amherst, MA 01003. But if using Google Maps, please use UMass Transit Services, Governors Drive, Amherst, MA.

Event Category

Special/Other Earth Day