More events to be hosted by this capital landmark

Yas Island has announced a jam-packed calendar of events for the remainder of 2018.

Yas Cycle Race

A total of 40 new and returning events will take place on Yas Island starting with UNITE with Tomorrowland on 28th July at du Forum. The season will end with the New Year’s Eve Fireworks at Yas Marina on 31st December.

New events announced include the Yas Gaming Festival from 22nd August to 1st September and the food-based Big Grill Festival at Yas Links from 6th to 8th December.

Old favourites include the Caribbean Beach Festival on 5th October, Yas Movies In The Park from 18th October, Taste of Abu Dhabi from 8th November, Neorun on 2nd November, Cinema Under The Stars from 2nd November, Abu Dhabi Pet Festival from 26th October, Yas Fitness Festival from 16th October and the Winter Carnival from 11th December.

Celebrations for Eid al-Adha – predicted to begin around 21st August – will also take place across the island with events in Yas Mall’s Cascade Dining, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld, Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi and a fireworks show at Yas Marina.

Fitness Festival GENERAL

Gerardo Llanes, executive director of destination management at Yas Island, said: “We are very excited to announce our calendar of events and to bring ten new sensational events to Yas Island for the very first time, alongside old favourites that our visitors have come to know and love.

“With our varied line-up of international shows, events and activities, we have no doubt that our visitors from far and wide will enjoy unforgettable experiences this events season on Yas Island.”

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