Be the BART Rider of the Game

Sure, you’re a fan of Oakland's Green & Gold, but do you have what it takes to be the BART Rider of the Game? Every month, BART will be hosting a contest to pick the BART Rider of the Game. One winner will receive:

  • Two tickets to a selected Oakland baseball game
  • A $50 BART ticket
  • A ride around the field in the BARTmobile right before the game starts
  • Acknowledgement on Diamond Vision during the game

July Contest

Enter this month’s contest and you have the chance to win two MVP tickets to the June 18 Oakland game against Texas, a $50 BART ticket and a pre-game ride around the field in the BARTmobile. 
All you need to do is write a funny caption for this month’s BARToon in the June edition of BARTable This Month. BARTable This Month can be found at any BART station or online here. 
Send your captions (250 characters or fewer) via email to with the subject line “A’s Fan, BART Rider.” Or you can mail your entry to: A’s Fan, BART Rider, Attention: BART Marketing, 300 Lakeside Drive, Oakland, CA 94612.
Entries must be received by Friday, July 11, to be eligible. The winning caption will appear in the August edition of BARTable This Month


No purchase necessary.  Void where prohibited.  One entry per person. All entries must be received by July 11, 2014. Winner will be chosen from all submitted entries. Need not be present to win. Winner will be notified by telephone or email.  If winner does not respond within two days, an alternate winner will be selected.  BART employees and their families are not eligible to enter. Prize is non-transferable, not exchangeable, and cannot be substituted for cash. All federal, state, and local regulations apply. In case of minors, prize must be accepted by parent or legal guardian. Prize winner must meet all eligibility requirements. Awarding of prize subject to entrant verification. Prize consists of two tickets to the Oakland baseball game indicated above, a $50 BART ticket, a ride around the field in the BARTmobile right before the game starts, and acknowledgement on the Diamond Vision during the game.

Future Game Dates

Keep an eye on this page – we’ll have contests each month for a chance to win tickets. 

Oakland vs. Houston, July 23 at 7:05pm

Oakland vs. NYM, August 20 at 12:35pm

Oakland vs. Texas, September 17 at 7:05pm

Past Winners

Chris C., April 23

Ryan D., May 28

Gloria G., June 18