Uber Named Official Rideshare Partner of NYCB LIVE, Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Jul 18, 2017

Uber Will Have Designated Pickup & Drop-off Area in the Ford Parking Lot at the Coliseum

NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, has named Uber as its official rideshare partner. Beginning Saturday, August 5 for the J. Cole performance, Uber will have a designated pick-up and drop-off area in Lot 9A near the Earle Ovington Gate at the Ford Parking Lot.

“We are proud to partner with Uber, the largest ridesharing company to offer a better experience for our guests,” said Michael Zavodsky, Executive Vice President, Global Partnerships for Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment.

“We are honored to be the official ridesharing partner of the Coliseum,” said Alix Anfang, spokesperson for Uber. “Together, we will make rides to and from events on Long Island even more efficient for the Coliseum’s visitors.”

Upcoming events at the Coliseum include:

  • J. Cole on August 5
  • Cirque Du Soleil: OVO on August 30 & 31, September 1-3
  • Italia Vera Festival on September 9
  • Barry Manilow on September 14
  • Roger Waters, co-founder of the rock band Pink Floyd, on Sept. 15 & 16
  • New York Islanders preseason game on Sept. 17
  • Professional Bull Riders: Built Ford Tough Series on September 23 & 24
  • Paul McCartney on September 26 & 27

Uber began operations on Long Island and across New York State on June 29. Instructions for pick-up at the Coliseum will be available in the Uber app.