Neighborhood Spotlight: Ivy City

DC is made up of 131 officially recognized neighborhoods, each with its own story and sights. We’d want to show you some of them, like this northeast DC neighborhood – Ivy City, where there’s been a 325% increase in trips over the past year. For most of its existence, DC’s chief export has been politics. […]

Giving thanks to our UberEATS courier partners

This week marked the first anniversary of the UberEATS app launch in DC and to celebrate, we want to take a moment to recognize the amazing fleet of couriers that keep our business moving. Our mission – getting eaters the food they love at the convenience of Uber speed – wouldn’t be possible without the […]

DC, thank you for an incredible year

IT’S OUR BIRTHDAY WEEK! This Wednesday marks the first anniversary of the UberEATS app in DC – that’s 365 whole days where it’s been that much easier to get full menu delivery from your favorite local restaurants. To commemorate what a wonderful year it’s been, we’ve planned a weeklong ceremony of special shoutouts to honor a […]

5 places to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, DC

With its stately architecture and sweeping boulevards, the nation’s capital is a photogenic city any time of year. But between March and April, when thousands upon thousands of cherry trees burst into bloom, Washington, DC takes on a particularly alluring blush-colored hue. The occasion is so striking that roughly a million visitors grab their cameras […]

Celebrating International Women’s Day in Washington, D.C. with the Family

Look beyond the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial and you’ll find that Washington D.C. is one of the best places to teach your kids about the contributions of women to American history. Many of these sights and museums are located downtown and around the National Mall, an area well-served by Uber in Washington D.C., making […]

Neighborhood Spotlight: Brookland

An ocean away from Italy lies Brookland, sometimes referred to as “Little Rome.” While you won’t find a Colosseum or Pantheon there, you will find plenty of evidence as to how this northeast DC neighborhood got its nickname. Let’s take a look at what makes Brookland well worth exploring (besides the fact that it’s about […]