Boston Deals, Events, and News

Boston Deals, Events, and News

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Going Places

You've Got a Date With the Cape

Zipcars are summering in Hyannis (right where the Cape Flyer stops)! So whether you arrive by plane, train, bus, ferry, or spaceship, you'll have wheels to pick up friends, do a grocery run and get your beach on.

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Members save $500/month versus car ownership and still have wheels to go shopping or out of town.

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Your Zipcard unlocks more than just cars. It also opens up discounts from our partners.

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avis® car rental

up to 30% off and more!


You can get pretty far on 180 miles/day, but for those longer haul adventures, we scored you a sweet deal with Avis®. Zipcar members can save up to 30%, plus get free upgrades and up to $25 off your next rental (you can even combine discounts).

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Freedom Boat Club

Freedom Boat Club


Meet Freedom Boat Club, the “shared economy” alternative to boat ownership. (Some may even refer to it as the "ZipCar of boating!”). When you join Freedom Boat Club of Greater Boston and Cape Cod, you get the maintenance-free boating lifestyle with free unlimited training. Freedom Boat Club of Greater Boston and Cape Cod offers 11 Club locations to choose from in Massachusetts, including Beverly, Boston, Charlestown, Quincy, Scituate, Hingham, as well as five Clubs across Cape Cod.  Membership entitles you to unlimited access to 120 boats - more than 1/2 of which are 2017 models, and you just pay for gas. Membership also includes reciprocity at any of the 115+ other Freedom Boat Clubs in 22 states and Canada. 

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Zipcar members can receive an exclusive 15% off of the one-time initiation fee for a Freedom Boat Club membership if you sign up by August 31, 2017. 

To obtain the discount and/or for more information, contact Matt Carrick at (617) 320-3489, email at: or visit our website at: Please mention your Zipcar affiliation when you contact us. 



Complimentary 1-Month FoundersCard Membership


We would like to introduce you to FoundersCard.  FoundersCard is a community of more than 20,000 movers, shakers and business owners who enjoy access to exclusive offers from the best brands in travel, business and lifestyle. Zipcar members receive a complimentary 1-month membership to FoundersCard.

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Use promo code: FCZIPCAR

Plimoth Plantation

Plimoth Plantation

$4 Off Admission



Did you know your Zipcar doubles as a time machine? Less than an hour from Boston, you can travel back nearly 400 years at Plimoth Plantation. Come experience history with modern relevance at this world-class, Smithsonian affiliate, living history museum of the 17th century Wampanoag and Colonial story. Exhibits include the Wampanoag Homesite, 17th-century English Village, Crafts Center, and Mayflower II. Parking is free and if you are driving a Zipcar, everyone in your party receives a discount on a combination ticket good for admission to both Plimoth Plantation and Mayflower II: $4 off each adult and $2 off each child ticket.  

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To redeem this offer, simply drive your Zipcar to the Plimoth Plantation and get $4 off each adult admission and $2 off each child ticket. 

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budget® car rental

up to 30% off and more!


Grab a Zipcar for cross-town but for cross-country, Budget® has got your back. Zipcar members can save up to 30% with Budget®, plus get free upgrades and up to $25 off your next rental (you can even combine discounts).

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15-day free trial + 2 bonus months


These days it feels like your whole life is on your computer.  But a computer crash, virus or even a simple accident could wipe out everything.  Your photos, music and other irreplaceable files – gone in an instant.   Carbonite gives you peace of mind with unlimited online backup at one flat price. Once you install Carbonite on your computer, it begins backing up your files automatically and in the background.  That way, if you lose a file, you can get it back fast.

Here’s your chance to try Carbonite, risk-free.  Zipcar members get a 15-day free trial plus 2 bonus months when they sign up.

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To redeem: use offer code ZIPCAR at

Historic New England

Historic New England

Buy one get one free



Meander through more than 400 years of history and experience the lives and stories of New Englanders through their homes and possessions. Historic New England’s 36 properties span five states and include working farms, Colonial homes, an iconic model for modern architecture, and a castle. (Yes, a real live castle. We’re not sure about a moat though.) Bring history to life while preserving the past. Zipsters enjoy two-for-one admission on historic tours. Visit for more info and to see all the special events coming up that are just a short drive away.

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To redeem, flash your Zipcard.



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budget® truck rental

up to 25% off


Moving? Pack up and save up to 25% off a Budget Truck rental. And make the move to your next home a smooth ride with:

  • Reliable, easy-to-drive trucks
  • Variety of truck sizes up to 26'
  • 24/7 roadside assistance

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DeCordova Museum

$2 Off Admission



Just 25 minutes from downtown Boston, DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park is a lush, 35-acre pondside estate that is home to painting, sculpture, photography, and other media by internationally acclaimed contemporary New England artists. Easily accessible from Routes 128, 2, and the Mass Pike, the campus features a cafe and "the best museum store in Greater Boston" (according to The Boston Globe). Zipsters get $2 off general admission plus free parking! 

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To redeem, show your Zipcard at the door. 

Mass Audubon

Join Mass Audubon for $20!

Join more than 100,000 members working together to protect the nature of Massachusetts


A Zipcar Member level includes:

·         Free admission to Mass Audubon’s wildlife sanctuaries for one named adult.

·         Free Places to Explore, a full-color guide to Mass Audubon’s wildlife sanctuaries.

·         Free one-year subscription to Mass Audubon’s quarterly member newsletter.

·         Savings on purchases and access to member-only sales at Mass Audubon gift shops.

Questions? Visit Mass Audubon’s Membership FAQs or contact Member Services.


* Offer available through December 31, 2016.

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