The Local Motive

 Howard Creek Farm Transport

The Howard Creek Farm has Partnered with The Local Motive Party Bus to make your Wedding Day Transportation a stress-free, fun, and memorable experience for you and your guests. 

Wedding Day

Bus Rental Packages

Designed Specifically for The Howard Creek Farm

Both Packages Include 8.5 Hour Bus Rental for Shuttling Guests Between Salida and The Farm


Local Motive Party Bus Rental - $2600

The Famous Local Motive Party Bus

  • Custom Bench Seating for 40 Passengers
    (50 Standing Room Only)

  • State of the Art Bluetooth Sound System

  • LED Party Lighting

  • Built in Cooler and Bar Top


Rent 2 Buses for $2,500 Total

Local Motive School Bus Rental - $1,880

  • Seating for up to 56 Passengers

  • Space for Coolers for Beer and Water

  • Each bus has Max Air Conditioning

  • Grade-School Nostalgia at no extra charge

Package Includes:

8 Hours of Rental the Day prior to Wedding: Perfect for Airport Pick Up (Colorado Springs Only), Transport to Salida, Use for getting around in Salida.

8.5 Hours of Rental on Wedding Day: For Transporting Guests to and from Salida and the Howard Creek Farm.

6 Hours of Rental on Day After Wedding: For transport back to Colorado Springs, Airport Shuttles etc. 


Weekend Rental Package - $4,950
A $900 Savings!

Full Weekend (3 Day)

School Bus Rental Packages

Designed Specifically for The Howard Creek Farm


Book the Bus!

Fill out the form below, and we will be in touch with you very shortly to finalize your booking.


About The Bus

The Local Motive is a unique party bus built to make everyone feel welcome.

  • Custom Couches

  • Built in Bar Tops and Coolers

  • Kickin' Sound System with Bluetooth hook up

  • Comfortable Seating for up to 40 people

  • Everything you need for the perfect ride!

Bus Rental FAQ

Are there any additional fees?

The only additional fee to this amazing deal would be a tip for the driver. This is at your discretion and can be added directly to the invoice, or the driver can put out a tip jar for your guests to contribute to. 

What is an example of the Shuttle Schedule on the Day of the Wedding? 

Tentative Shuttle Schedule on Day of the Wedding (With 1 Bus and 4:30pm Ceremony )

  1. 3:10pm - First Pick Up at Salida Location

  2. 3:30pm - Drop off at Howard Creek Farm 

  3. 4:00pm - Second Pick Up at Salida Location

  4. 4:20pm - Drop Off at Howard Creek Farm

  5. 10:20pm - First Shuttle Back to Salida

  6. 10:40pm - Drop off in Salida

  7. 11:00pm - Second Shuttle Back to Salida

  8. 11:20pm - Drop off in Salida

How do I book the Bus?

Booking the Bus

  1. Fill out the form above. 

  2. We will be in touch asap and send you a contract

  3. A 50% deposit is required to hold the bus for your date. Do this ASAP! Our buses book out fast.

  4. You will have your own Bus Event Portal with us to make the process organized and transparent.

  5. Full payment is due 2 weeks prior to event. 

Can we have alcohol on the bus?

You may bring bring alcohol onto the bus, just no glass. The party bus has a cooler on it, but you may need to bring additional coolers. There is space on the school bus for coolers. 

Can I book the bus for other transportation needs for the weekend?

Yes, if you need additional transportation (airport pick up, transport to Salida from the Front Range, etc.) we will give you a great rate because you are guests of the Howard Creek Farm. Once we start the conversation with you, we can taLK about all your transportation needs and rates. A "Full Weekend Rental" may be a great option.

Can I book one Party Bus and one School Bus

Yes. If you want to mix and match the party bus and school bus you can do that. It works well to make the Party Bus the "VIP" bus for the bridal party and close family and friends. 

Any Transport Need

  • Wedding Transportation

  • Company Party

  • Bachelorette Party

  • Group Transportation

  • Birthday Party (adults and kids)

  • Family Reunions

  • Concerts

  • Sporting Events

Why work with us?

  • Best Customer Service

  • Lowest Rates 

  • Most Unique Party Buses

  • We're Local Experts

  • All Logistics Covered

  • We're a LOCAL family owned business