The Weekender

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

BaltimoreBeerWeekHere’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

OktoberfestGrab 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

OktoberfestThe 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.


Bring Uber to Your Holiday Party


‘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!


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