Hailo offers free rides as temps rise

Hailo will offer 70 free rides every day the average temperature hits 70 degrees in Boston, Chicago, New York and Washington D.C.
Hailo will offer 70 free rides every day the average temperature hits 70 degrees in Boston, Chicago, New York and Washington D.C.

In celebration of April’s highly anticipated warm weather, Hailo said it will offer 70 free rides every day the average temperature hits 70 degrees in Boston, Chicago, New York and Washington D.C.

The company, a cab hailing app, will tweet the hashtag #70at70, along with a unique promo code. The first 70 rides requested using the promo code on the Hailo app will be free, according to Hailo.

Hailo users can also share the #70at70 promotion on Twitter, and in return, and will be entered to win $70 worth of Hailo credits during the month of April.

Boston came close Tuesday, hitting a high of 68 degrees.

“Hailo wants to celebrate the much-anticipated arrival of Spring to help consumers get around Boston as easily and quickly as possible on those first few perfect, 70°F days,” said Toby Ciottone, General Manager of Hailo Boston.

It’s not the first time Hailo has offered freebies. To celebrate its one-year anniversary in Boston in November, the company doled out free rides and Kickass Cupcakes.

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