Today, Uber announced an agreement with Comcast Spectacor designating Uber as the official ridesharing partner of the Philadelphia Flyers and the Wells Fargo Center. From sporting events to popular musical acts, the Wells Fargo Center is a destination for some of the best entertainment in the Greater Philadelphia Region. With this new partnership, fans will have an easier more affordable way to get to and from the venue than ever before.
"Teaming up with Comcast Spectacor gives us a great opportunity to highlight Philadelphia's favorite drivers, the people who are on the road every day to keep the city moving," said Craig Ewer, Uber Philadelphia Spokesperson. "And for the broader community, this collaboration is meant to highlight transportation options that make it both easier and safer to get to and from the Wells Fargo Center. We're proud to work with Comcast Spectacor in kicking off this latest partnership."
During last evening's game, the Flyers recognized four of Uber's top performing driver partners. With over 13,000 combined Uber trips-Scott, Larry, Nacer, and Peter help move Philadelphia by providing reliable transportation with 5-star service.
Throughout the season, the Flyers and Uber will continue to honor top-rated drivers with free tickets and VIP treatment.
Finally, as part of the partnership, Uber will promote events at the Wells Fargo Center to their rider base.. Signage is placed throughout the arena, encouraging fans to choose Uber when going to and from the Wells Fargo Center. Upcoming events at Wells Fargo Center include: Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood (March 24 - 26); WWE Monday Night Raw (March 27); Flyers Fan Appreciation Night (vs. Ottawa Senators on March 28); Bon Jovi (March 31); John Mayer (April 7); and Chris Brown (April 22). Tickets are available now at WellsFargoCenterPhilly.com, PhiladelphiaFlyers.com, by phone at 1-800-298-4200, or in person at Wells Fargo Center box office.