Explore the Bronx This Weekend
More and more New Yorkers are using Uber to get around the outer boroughs. In fact, 26% of all rides taken in 2014 were trips to, from, or within the outer boroughs. A significant part of that growth can be attributed to the Bronx, where we’ve seen a 700% increase in both pickups and dropoffs since 2011.
We’re proud to be connecting so many New Yorkers to this vibrant and flourishing area, and we encourage even more to travel there this weekend as we celebrate Bronx Week.
Enter promo code BRONXWEEK and enjoy 2 free rides* to, from, or within the Bronx this weekend.
HOW IT WORKS
- Open the Uber app and tap the Profile icon in the top left corner
- Select Promotions
- Enter code BRONXWEEK
- Request a ride to, from, or within the Bronx between Friday, May 15, 4pm, and Sunday, May 17, 11:59pm. You’ll automatically receive $20 off the first two rides** you take to, from, or within the Bronx during that period. This offer is valid for both new and existing Uber riders.
*Up to $20 each ride
Take a discounted ride to the Bronx and explore the myriad of local shops, restaurants, and cultural establishments. Show your Uber ride receipt at any of these participating venues to take advantage of the offers listed below.
Bronx Museum of Art
Admission to this cultural institution is already free; however, if you’re looking to become a regular, the Bronx Museum is offering Uber riders 20% off its annual membership fee—plus a free tote bag.
New York Botanical Garden
Catch the Frida Khalo exhibit for just $25 entry, or make it an evening with Saturday’s Frida al Fresco Night for $35 (includes one free drink).
Take $1 off pints, $2 off take-away Growlers, $1 off take-away 4-packs, and 10% off merchandise.
Stop by this Arthur Avenue institution for a complimentary cheese sampling, plus 10% off your order.
Port Morris Distillery
Enjoy every facet of the Port Morris Distillery with a free tour, free tasting, and a free first cocktail. (Then request an Uber to get you home safely.)
Take advantage of free admission until noon on Saturday, or take advantage of $5 off tickets for Night Lights event. (See the New York Times write-up on this striking outdoor exhibition.)
Pelham Bay Golf Course
Make it a hole-in-one by taking 20% off at the Pro Shop, plus play 18 Holes after noon on weekends for $43.95 (includes green fee, shared cart, parking, reservation fee, 2 drinks, and lunch).
Bronx Beer Hall
Receive a free beer flight at this Arthur Avenue staple.
Immerse yourself in 19th Century grandeur at this historic site. Enjoy a free guided tour, and check out the Plant Sale on Saturday, May 16.
Hush Hip Hop Tours
Boogie down in the Bronx with 50% off all Bronx-based walking tours. Use promo code UBERHUSHBX when checking out.
Blue Mediterranean Restaurant
Stop by this airy Arthur Avenue establishment for a free appetizer and discounted wine.
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