We blinked and somehow the holidays are already here! Maybe it’s the chill in the air or the excitement before Thanksgiving, but the holiday spirit is turning up even as temperatures are dropping down. Don’t let Mother Nature keep you indoors this weekend: summon a toasty car to get you to and from these #UberApproved events.
Run Wild | 8K at The Maryland Zoo
Photo via The Maryland Zoo
Here’s your chance to run wild through the Zoo! Whether you have the speed of a cheetah or the pace of a tortoise, join The Maryland Zoo for this wildly popular annual event. Courses run right through the center of the Zoo alongside the animals and right by the Zoo’s new Penguin Coast exhibit. The race starts at 8:30AM on Saturday, November 22nd. Registration is still available onsite the day of the race.
Skate Around | Opening of Waterfront Partnership Ice Rink
Photo via Waterfront Partnership
Grab your family, friends, co-workers, and neighbors and head to the Waterfront Partnership Ice Rink at the Inner Harbor this weekend! The rink is now open daily, with special programming and events happening throughout the season. Admission is $9 for adults and $7 for children. Skate rental is $3 – or bring your own pair of skates.
100 Never Looked So Good | American Wing Opening Celebration
Photo via Baltimore Museum of Art
The BMA 100 Day Celebration continues with the grand opening of the museum’s American art galleries and newly reopened Merrick Historic Entrance. This free and festive day is full of interactive arts and crafts and performances. Guests can also enjoy snacks from local food trucks and free birthday cake from Charm City Cakes. The grand opening kicks off at 10AM on Saturday, November 23rd.
‘Tis the season to celebrate! Whether you’re planning a swanky soiree for your office or a tacky sweater party with friends, Uber provides safe, reliable and affordable rides, so all can have a good night. Now, you can purchase pre-paid rides for your guests with the Uber Holiday Voucher Program. No need to worry about partygoers having a safe and reliable ride should they indulge in a cup (or two) of eggnog or happen to get trapped in a winter flurry. Simplify your party planning and give the gift of rides for your holiday event! Visit our holiday blog to learn more and request your codes today!
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.