Father’s Day around the Bay: 8 easy Uber excursions
photo via: Michele Ursino
This weekend, don’t worry about parking or traffic. Let Uber drive while you spend quality time with Dad at these exciting local events.
1. Father’s Day BikeAbout the SF Zoo | 8:30am-11:00am
Bring your bicycles to the San Francisco Zoo on Father’s Day for an exclusive adventure. Cruise the zoo on a guided bike tour before opening hours when the animals are most active.
2. Blackhawk Museum Father’s Day car show | 8:00am-12:00pm
Calling all car enthusiast fathers! Blackhawk Museum is featuring a variety of collectible, rod, classic, and muscle cars. Bring your own for free admission (or get there with Uber).
3. Father’s Day pier fishing in Marin | 10:00am-12:00pm
Uber to Marin and learn pier fishing tricks from local rangers and experienced fishermen. They provide bait and poles, you provide Dad.
4. Off the Grid picnic in the Presidio | 11:00am-4:00pm
Grab your biggest blanket and picnic with the family among arts and crafts, free games, and over 30 local vendors. Enjoy live music, free yoga, and a farmer’s market. Uber to the Presidio for the ultimate family experience, complete with amazing views of San Francisco Bay.
5. LA Angels vs. Oakland A’s | 1:05pm
Take Dad out to the ball game. Use uberXL to take your family to Oakland Coliseum, where these division rivals face-off for a Father’s Day showdown.
The Stern Grove festival kicks off its 79th season this Sunday. As people from all over head to the festival, catch an uberPOOL to Folsom St. for an admission-free concert featuring Janelle Monáe.
7. Father’s Day beer brunch cruise | Departs at 3:00pm
Take the whole family out on the Hornblower’s Father’s Day Beer Brunch Cruise. We’re talkin’ brunch buffets, brunch bar favorites, live entertainment, and the best views of the bay. Uber drops you off at the pier for an easy getaway.
8. Alameda County Fair | 11:00am-11:00pm
Want to see Dad get hypnotized? All day and into the night, Uber to the Alameda County Fair for a hypnotist show, cheesecake contest, scavenger hunt, and evening performance from Eric Burdon & The Animals. Dads get free admission until noon.
Happy Father’s Day from Uber
No matter where you’re going, there’s a ride for every occasion. This Sunday, enjoy Uber for safe, reliable rides while we celebrate Dads everywhere.
Valid on first ride up to $22 USD. US only. Expires 1/1/2017.
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