The Weekender

photo via Thomas Hawk

Daylight Saving Time, rising temperatures, and now St. Patrick’s Day – all signs of spring! And the warmer it gets, the better the weekends! From the parade to the festivals and bar crawls, we’re here to provide safe reliable rides all weekend long.


Luck of the Irish | Cloverfest

Channel your inner leprechaun and head to The Yards for Drink the District’s St. Patrick’s Day event on Saturday. Enjoy three hours of unlimited beer tastings, plus unlimited full pours of select beers, games, food trucks, and maybe even a pot of gold. With two sessions you can enjoy the festivities day or night! Get your tickets here.

Double your luck | Shamrock Crawl

It’s the time of year when the green beer flows readily and the drinking events are all around. The Shamrock Crawl is a time of festive jubilation, so let your Irish cheer run free! This weekend in DC and next weekend in Arlington, take part in the shenanigans and checkout more details here.

Come together | St. Patrick Day Parade

The city celebrates Saint Patrick’s Day with a parade along Constitution Avenue. Known as the Nation’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, it includes floats, marching bands, pipe bands, military, police, and fire departments. It’s a great family friendly event to share the culture of the Irish. Parade route and more details here.

Pi Day | Around the city

This weekend, mathletes around the world celebrate Pi Day! But for food lovers, Saturday is also a great chance to celebrate one of our favorite foods – pie! Whether you’re into sweet or savory, you should celebrate Pi Day around the city. From Whisked and Dangerously Delicious Pies to Pie Sisters the DC area has you covered with tons of options.

On the road | Instagram

Keep an eye on our Uber DC Instagram account this weekend! Were going on the road with DCCityGirl to see her favorite places around the city to go with Uber. If you’re not already, be sure to follow us to enjoy our first #InstagramTakeover!

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