Donate school supplies to classrooms in need

We’re launching UberSCHOOL in partnership with the Cradles to Crayons and Yoobi. On Friday, August 19, request a free Uber to your location to collect school supply donations. All items will be delivered to Cradles to Crayons, and distributed to students in the area.

Wale Secret Show in Chicago

Press play on festival weekend with a performance from Wale. He’s hosting a private concert for Chicago Uber riders—and you’re invited.

#UberIceCream Is Taking Over Chicago’s UberEATS App!

This year in Chicago, you can get your hands on free ice cream through the UberEATS app. From 11am to 3pm we’re delivering free Magnum and Klondike Bars.

Pledge to Protect this Fourth of July

Fourth of July weekend is one of the most dangerous times of the year when it comes to drunk-driving related crashes. But with a safe choice available at the tap of a button, it doesn’t have to be that way.

Four Questions For An Uber Chicago Employee

We are hiring a Operations & Logistics Manager in Chicago. Interested? We spoke with Robbie Eckardt, an Operations & Logistics Manager, to learn more about the big, bold bets our employees make every day.

Ride Together this Pride with uberPOOL

We believe in bringing people together, no matter who you are or where you’re from. In celebration of life and love in all its forms, enter code EQIL16 into your app and take an uberPOOL during festival weekend (6/18 – 6/19) or parade weekend (6/25 – 6/26). Uber will donate $1 to Equality Illinois for every trip taken. Equality […]

Top Cultural Destinations in Chicago

From fine art to football and history to stand-up comedy, you can find it all in Chicago. Using April’s trip data, we found out where Chicagoans and tourists alike go to get their culture fix. Check out the top 5, according to Uber riders.

Top Nightlife Destinations in Chicago

What are Chicago’s top nightlife destinations? We took at look at April’s anonymized trip data to uncover Chicago’s top 5 nightlife destinations.

Top Restaurants in Chicago

There is no shortage of incredible restaurants in Chicago. In fact, the options are endless. To help solve the age-old question of “What restaurant should we go to?”, we looked at anonymized trip data.

Secret Show with SoFar

The best kept secrets—are free concerts. Tonight, open your app and request a ticket and ride to a free performance, brought to you by Sofar Sounds. Who’s the artist and where is the show? You’ll find out when you get there.