Silicon Valley, We’re Giving Thanks with Free UberX Rides!
Since uberX launched in Silicon Valley last July, residents from University Avenue all the way down to Santana Row have embraced low-cost Uber rides. It’s pretty clear that #SVLOVESuberX — and now it’s time for us to return the favor.
Next week, while families and friends are gathering together to give thanks, we’ll be showing our gratitude by offering two FREE uberX trips (up to $30 each) to everyone in the South Bay! Take your free rides between Monday, November 25 and Sunday, December 1 using the code below:
Promo code: <<<SVLOVESuberX>>>
Valid for two uberX trips up to $30 each from 11/25/2013 at 12:01 a.m. through 12/1/2013 at 11:59 p.m. Rides must begin or end in Silicon Valley
(Redwood City to San Jose).
There are so many local treasures that we’re grateful to have here, so use your free rides to take advantage of perks at some of our favorite businesses in the area. Work up a sweat for less at SoulCycle or The Dailey Method when you show your Uber receipt, and then reward yourself with something tasty (and free!) from Pizza My Heart, Sprinkles Cupcakes, or Pinkberry.
We have other fun surprises in store for you, too. A tricked-out Nest fire truck will be on the uberX system on Tuesday, November 26. Lucky riders who happen to request and get picked up by the big blue rig will receive a free Nest Protect smoke alarm (valued at $129). And on Wednesday, November 27, Ford will be putting ten C-MAX hybrid cars on uberX. For every ride taken in a C-MAX, Ford is donating $1 per mile to local charity Second Harvest Food Bank.
Keep in mind that there will be high demand for uberX during this promotion and it may take a few tries to get a car. We anticipate that everyone will be able to take advantage of their free trips, but — if you’re in a rush — remember that UberBLACK and UberSUV are always available to get you where you need to go.
Thanks again for helping us grow and expand our service on the peninsula, and please don’t hesitate to reach out to email@example.com or tweet @Uber_SV with any questions. May your cup runneth over this Thanksgiving, and may your Uber runneth right on time!
ALL THE DETAILS
When: Monday, Nov 25 – Sunday, Dec 1
What: Two free uberX rides (up to $30 each) that begin or end in Silicon Valley area
Where: Redwood City to San Jose
HOW IT WORKS
- Open your Uber app and enter the code SVLOVESuberX under “Promotions”
- You’ll see three vehicle options to choose from: uberX, UberBLACK, and UberSUV
- Toggle over to uberX to give it a try
- Set your pickup location and tap the “Request uberX” button
FULL LIST OF PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES
Food & Drinks
Arcadia-Free appetizer with an entree purchase
Asian Box-One free drink, tofu spring roll, or shrimp spring roll with purchase of a Box
Bistro Maxine-Free nutella crepe (or any other single ingredient crepe) with a purchase of equal or greater value
Bitter+Sweet-One free drink
Blowfish Sushi To Die For-Free Ritsu Roll (signature dish!)
Buffalo Wild Wings-15% off entire bill
Cafe Renzo-Buy one Cafe Renzo specialty cocktail and get one free
Calafia-11% off entire bill
Chacho’s-A free appetizer ($10 value)
Dutch Goose-Free basket of fries with purchase
Erik’s Delicafe Downtown San Jose-15% off entire bill
Habana Cuba-15% off entire bill
Il Fornaio-Free tiramisu with the purchase of an entree
Little Chef Counter-15% off your purchase
Philz Coffee-Free pastry with a coffee purchase
(Cupertino and Palo Alto locations)
Pinkberry-A free small Pinkberry with toppings
Pizza My Heart-Free fountain soda with a purchase
Refuge-Complimentary beer with purchase by an entree, to be selected by Refuge,not valid with any other offer
Rookies Sports Lodge-25% off entire bill
Satori Tea Bar-Free scone with a tea purchase
Siam Orchid-Buy one entree, get one 50% off
Sliderbar Cafe-20% off entire bill
Sprinkles Cupcakes-Buy one cupcake, get one free
SP2 Communal Bar & Restaurant-Sangria, Dark and Stormy, and Moscow Mule at $5 Happy Hour price
Tanq-Free appetizer with a drink purchase, not valid with any other offers
The Counter-Free appetizer
The Veggie Grill-Free appetizer
Vino Vino-A free appetizer with any purchase
Australian Tan-Free tanning all week
ComedySportz-10% off all tickets purchased online using promo code Uber
Dahn Yoga-$15 intro session ($25 value), free trial group class, 10-20% off class memberships, $75 on 30-minute private session ($150 value)
East West Yoga-$8 drop in rate
Evolution Trainers-One free small group session ($45 value). Limit one per person.
Peek-Discover and book amazing activities! $20 off any activity with code peekuber7349
Romi Boutique-15% off all purchases
Salon Blu-Free blowout for women and $20 off any service
Samba Glow Sunless Airbrush Tanning-$7 off full body airbrush tanning and free brow waxing design when you book an airbrush appointment
SkinSpirit-15% off any service new to you, between now and December 31st
SoulCycle-Week of free drop-in classes
The Bar Method-$80 for 30 days of unlimited classes (new Bar Method Santa Clara clients only) using promo code UberXBarMethod
The Cardinal Hotel-Complimentary continental breakfast for any hotel bookings during the week when you mention Uber
The Dailey Method-10$ off one regularly priced class package using promo code UBER10
The Marriott San Jose-Sign up for Marriott Rewards and get 500 Reward Points
Uforia Studios-50% off any class for new clients using promo code Uber
Winchester Mystery House-Buy one ticket, get one free for Mansion Tours (must be purchased at in-house box office)
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.
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