The Weekender: Resolution Explore Rhode Island

Don’t let the cold keep you inside. Be adventurous this year and make your 2016 resolution a resolution to get out and explore! We’ve made things easy for you by giving you a list of a few Rhode Island towns to start.   Jamestown, RI image via jamestownri.com   Jamestown is just a hop, skip […]

Providence New Year’s Eve Ticket Giveaway

Win a night out on the town this New Year’s Eve! Get two tickets to One Providence’s New Year’s Eve Ball along with free Uber rides for you and your date (up to $20 each). Enjoy live music, prizes, and more as you countdown to midnight.   Follow @Uber_RI on Twitter and retweet our ticket […]

The Weekender: Holiday Shopping in Rhode Island

Almost done with your holiday shopping? Haven’t even started? Rhode Island has plenty to offer in the way of shopping from the big stores to the small. Roll on over to one of these festive towns and let the shopping begin!   Downcity | Providence image via shopdowncity.com Downcity offers up all the boutiques you […]

The Weekender: A Guide to Providence’s Holiday Season

‘Tis the season when Providence is aglow with twinkling lights and the whole city seems to be brimming with holiday cheer. No matter what holiday it is you’re celebrating, everyone can take part in the festive activities that Providence has to offer this time of year.   Ice Ice Baby | Ice Skating image via […]

The Weekender: Rhode Island Thanksgiving Dinner Guide

Thanksgiving dinner can be a lot of work. Skip the chopping and cut right to the feasting. We’ve rounded up a few of Rhode Island’s best Thanksgiving dinner menus that are sure to include turkey and stuffing minus the dirty dishes.   The Capital Grille | Providence image via theanimalglobe.com This Providence favorite gives you […]

Saluting Our UberMilitary Rhode Island Partners

This Veterans Day, we reached out to UberMilitary partners in Rhode Island to learn more about their experiences and thank them for driving with Uber. We want to take a moment to recognize a few who have gone above and beyond in their service to our country and now behind the wheel as an Uber […]

Ride for a Cause in Rhode Island

Nearly 300,000 people drive drunk every single day and every 28 minutes, somebody is killed by a drunk driver. But with safe and reliable options like Uber, it doesn’t have to be this way. A report conducted by Uber and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) reveals that when people have access to additional transportation options […]

The Weekender: Harvest in Rhode Island

With daylight hours dwindling and winter on its way, it’s important to slow down and appreciate the end of fall. The autumn harvest is at its peak—celebrate all that the harvest has to offer, from the farmer’s market to the tap room.   Grapes Galore | Greenvale Vineyards image via greenvale.com Come try this year’s […]

The Weekender: Haunted Halloween Events in Providence

Halloween weekend is here and Providence is full of festive affairs for All Hallows’ Eve. Whether you enjoy the spookier sides of the holiday or the more family friendly events— the city has something for you. Throw on your costume and get ready for a ghostly good time.   Frightening Forest | Fear Town image […]

Halloween Safety Tips

Each and every day, Uber works tirelessly to connect you to safe, reliable rides, using technology that enables us to focus on safety before, during, and after a trip. And this Halloween, it’s no different. While some will hop on a broomstick, we expect that millions of riders across the world will opt to use […]