Northstar train has free rides on St. Patrick’s Day

Metro Transit and Miller Lite are teaming up to promote responsible celebrating on St. Patrick’s Day with Miller Lite Free Rides on buses, light rail and Northstar.

Free rides will be available on buses, light rail and Northstar on Saturday, March 17, from 6 p.m. through the last scheduled trip. The free-ride offer also will be available on routes operated by the Metropolitan Council and Minnesota Valley Transit Authority.

Customers are encouraged to plan ahead and be familiar with their route’s schedule. The Hiawatha light-rail line and more than 24 bus routes offer service after midnight. Northstar’s last trip of the day leaves Target Field Station at 7 p.m. on March 17. Visit for detailed service information.