Uber The Designated Driver For Selected Live Nation Fests
May 14, 2015 at 10:51 AM (PT)
LIVE NATION and UBER have formed a marketing partnership that will provide concert and festival goers transportation to and from certain LIVE NATION events when riding with UBER. UBER services will be offered for 20 festivals throughout the year, 62 select LIVE NATION amphitheaters, clubs and theaters across the U.S. Festivals including the ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL, FASTER HORSES, MUSIC MIDTOWN, HARD SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL and more will be a part of this great program
"Fans want the journey to and from a concert to be as smooth as possible," LIVE NATION Pres./ Media & Sponsorships RUSSELL WALLACH said. "UBER offers a convenient alternative to driving for riders to any event, and we are thrilled about the experience this brings for all of our fans."
"We're excited to create this marketing partnership with LIVE NATION to provide a hassle-free experience for concertgoers," UBER Head of Business Development, West Coast AMY FRIEDLANDER HOFFMAN said. "Fans just want to enjoy the show, and the new UBER ride program means they can get in and out with a touch of a button."
The first events of the marketing partnership start with the SASQUATCH! music festival on MAY 22nd-25th and ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL NEW YORK on MAY 23rd-24th.