Ways to Stay Safe During New Years Eve in MTL
NYE – New Years Eve in Montreal is one of the most exciting time of year. With all the parties and gatherings going on, you can be guaranteed a thrilling night in one of the best cities to party in ! The crucial part which comes with new year’s eve is getting home safely after a whole night of partying. To make sure you get home safely after the festivities, we’re sharing our list of the best ways to keep yourself safe during NYE.
Use the All Night Metro
Just like last year, the Montreal STM company is reinitiating the metro to run until the early hours of January 1st 2018. If you’re partying next to a metro station, don’t forget that it will definitely be open and be accessible to you with your regular OPUS card. We’ve already written an article about the 24h metro on NYE, so click here for more information.
Use Operation Red Nose
If you’ve taken your car to go out to one of the many parties organised in the city, but realise that you’re no longer in shape to drive, Operation Red Nose has got you covered if you’re not near a metro station. You can rely on them to get you home safely from December 1st until December 31st 2017, by requesting a ride. Either call 514 256-2510 or *NEZ* (*639) for TELUS customers. For more information, check out their Facebook page by click here.
Pick a Designated Driver
Another good way to make sure you’ll get home after the festivities, is to pick a designated driver amongst the group of friends you’re going out with. Simply make sure to pick a trust-worthy friends or someone who doesn’t drink.
Have your Phone Charged
If everything fails you and you have no way to find a safe way to get home, make sure in advance to have your phone fully charged in case you need to call someone in emergency. Call a trustworthy friend, or even your parents if they live here, to come and pick you up. They will prefer if you call them in the middle of the night to pick you up and know that you’re safe…