Uberpandas On-Demand

Have you always dreamed of snuggling up to a real life Giant Panda and munching bamboo shoots with your new best friend? Now’s your chance! Today, for the first time ever, we’re offering on-demand Giant Pandas delivered right to you in Charlotte, Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill!


  1. Simply enter “IWANTPANDAS” into your Uber app under “Promotions” to unlock the “PANDA” vehicle view.
  2. Slide over to “PANDA”, tap “BRING ME A PANDA”. Pandas are only available from 10 am to 6 pm today.*
  3. Your cute, cuddly, already fed, panda will show up in minutes – free of charge!
    PRO TIP: If you’re requesting a Giant Panda for you and your co-workers, be sure to hide your office plants as Pandas will attempt to eat them.
  4. Follow @Uber_NCarolina for live updates throughout the day!

Enter the code IWANTPANDAS today and request PANDA between 10 am – 6 pm for your very own Giant Panda!

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  • Pandas will be in very high demand and availability will be limited. If you don’t get one on your first try, please try over and over and over again.
  • Looking for something to do? Go for a stroll with your Panda, complete your “bamboo coloring book,” or have tumbling races (all our Pandas are well trained tumblers), it’s completely up to you!
  • Please do your best to refrain from sneezing as this can cause Mama Pandas to jump.

NEW TO UBER? Don’t let that be the reason you can’t play with a Panda today. Download Uber and enter the promotion code below for $20 off your first ride.

Use Promo Code:
Up to $20 off your first Uber ride! New users only.

*Happy April Fools’ Day! We wish we had Giant Pandas on-demand, but instead we’re making a donation to the World Wildlife Fund to support Giant Panda conservation efforts.
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