The Weekender: Halloween Edition
There’s a lot going on this weekend, and we’ve partnered up with the biggest events in the city to make sure you get where you need to go with all treats and no tricks.
UBER HALLOWEEN COSTUME COMPETITION
Planning on dressing up this weekend? We’d love to see your ghoulish grins, so snap your spookiest selfie in an Uber this weekend for a chance to win AED1,000 in Uber trips! Be sure to tag us @Uber_UAE on Twitter or Instagram.
Take That will be performing live this Friday at the Media City Amphitheater. Doors open at 6pm and show starts at 9pm. Ride with a friend new to Uber using promo code ‘TakeThatDXB’ and their ride there or back is free up to AED80.
Check out Sensation Source of Light at the Meydan Racecourse. This is their first outdoor event, transforming Meydan Racecourse into an endless white oasis, where 15,000 people will gather for a night of spectacular shows and the best music this world has to offer. New Uber users can enter promo code ‘SensationDXB’ for a free ride (up to AED100) to or from the event!
What screams Halloween more than getting chased by a pack of zombies? Uber over to the Nad Al Sheba Bike and Jogging Track, and check out the Contagion Run, Dubai’s first zombie themed 5km obstacle course. At 4pm, contagion will infect humanity, turning people into zombies. The only way to escape this contagion is to RUN! New Uber users can enter promo code ‘ContagionRun’ for a free ride (up to AED100) to or from the event!
The Ripe Design Market brings the region’s best local, small businesses, comprising of artists, designers, and culinary delights together to the gourds of Dubai Design District (d3) to showcase their work in a relaxed, family atmosphere.
The market includes entertainment from local artists, activations, pop-up shops and workshops for children, presented by the makers and designers themselves. You can catch the Ripe Market Friday 30th October and Saturday 31st October 2015 from 9am – 6pm at Dubai Design District (d3).
Team Uber UAE
We’re excited to expand the Uber for Business platform beyond business travel, to include a world-class customer transportation solution, Uber Central. With Uber Central, organizations of all shapes and sizes can now easily provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation for their customers, clients, and guests.
A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–
This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.