After a gloomy workweek, it’s time to enjoy the great outdoors! We’ve got a list of #UberApproved events to get you out of the house and exploring the area!
Racing for Gold | Baltimore Running Festival
Photo via Baltimore Running Festival’s Twitter
Lace up your shoes Baltimore, the 14th annual Baltimore Running Festival starts Saturday, October 14th! Welcoming over 27,000 runners from around the world, the day long festival features 7 races across the city. Not a runner? No problem! You can still take part in the festivities as a cheerleader. The festival kicks off at 8AM Saturday, and finish at The Celebration Village located outside of Camden Yards.
Lions, and Tigers and Beer, Oh My! | OktoBEARfest
Photo via The Maryland Zoo
Dust off your lederhosen (or animal costumes), the Maryland Zoo is hosting their annual OktoBEARfest Saturday, October 18th. Attendees can experience unlimited samplings of more than 30 seasonal brews, live music and German food & fare from local vendors and artisans. This wildly popular fall festival is open to all ages, and both drinking and non-drinking tickets are still available for purchase!
Speed Off in Style | United States Powerboat Show
Photo via Annapolis Boat Show
Celebrating its 43rd year, the United States Powerboat show is revving up for a fast-paced, nautical weekend. This is your unique opportunity to board and tour some of the newest models of powerboats on the market. Whether you’re looking to buy a boat or just enjoying the historic seaport of Annapolis, the boat show is guaranteed to whisk you out to sea!
Family Fall Fun | Harbor Harvest Festival
Photo via Waterfront Partnerships
The 7th Annual Harbor Harvest at West Shore Park is taking place Sunday, October 19th from 10am – 2pm. This free event will feature an urban pumpkin patch, petting zoo, hay maze, face painting, pumpkin decorating, live music, food trucks and more! It’s a great outing for everyone, including families and children of all ages.
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.