The Weekender

Photo via: MissMessie, Flickr

With this 70 degree weather, it may not feel like holidays are upon us but there’s plenty of festive activities going on this weekend to make you remember it truly is the season to be jolly. From running down the street in a santa suit to parade gazing, here are your #UberApproved weekend activities:


On Skates | Roller Derby World Cup

Teams from all over the world have traveled to Dallas for the weekend. They will be competing in the Roller Derby World Cup at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center. Watch these athletes compete all weekend, or just get a Sunday pass – either way, get your tickets online here.



“Santa! I know him!” | Celebrate the Holidays

This holiday bash will have it all! From Mr. and Mrs. Claus to the largest Christmas tree in all of Dallas, pop on by Klyde Warren Park on Saturday, December 6th, from 1 – 6pm to partake in the holiday spirit.




Photo via Santa Run Texas

Photo via Santa Run Texas

Lace Up Your Sneakers | Santa Run Texas

There’s nothing better than a family-friendly activity, where there is some light cardio, and Santa Suits! This epic 5k in Plano on 12/6 is all for fun and charity. Whether you’re donating all your stuffed animals to the on-site Toys for Tots truck, or just enjoying the Saturday morning festivities, this run will have you laughing all the way!


Floats Galore | Children’s Holiday Parade

Saturday morning at 10am, the streets of Downtown Dallas will be alive with holiday spirit. The 27th annual Children’s Health Holiday Parade will take the town and fill it with contagious cheer that is sure to get everyone into that holiday mood! Come one, come all, and make sure you come early, as the ideal spots for parade viewing fill up quick!


Whether you and your crew are hitting the pavement for the #SantaRunTexas or watching the Holiday Parade, ditch your keys and let Uber take the worry out of searching for parking. Our uberXL service option is great option for getting around town in groups!

Saddle Up, Uber On

-Uber DFW Team

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