Yas Island unveils spectacular line-up of events for this winter

Yas Island

Leading UAE all-inclusive leisure and entertainment destination, Yas Island, has rolled out its latest line-up of events for the rest of the year.

Headlining acts on Yas Island from October to December will include comedian Trevor Noah, hip hop artist Eminem, American rock band The Killers, singer and song writer Lana Del Rey and superstar Bruno Mars.

Yas Island’s extensive events calendar is jam-packed with concerts, firework displays and carnivals, perfect for quality family time or days and nights out with friends. Calendar highlights include the first-ever Yas Mega Mela alongside the Festival of Lights during Diwali, and the thrilling Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Also making a comeback are all-time crowd favourites, Movies in the Park, bringing ‘The Greatest Showman’ to life, and the annual Taste of Abu Dhabi, returning bigger and better than before with English reggae and pop band UB40.


Taste of Abu Dhabi is the definitive showcase of the capital’s best restaurants, top chefs, live music and leading food and drink brands. This year, the three-day event will be hosted from November 7 to 9 at du Arena.

Meanwhile, the 48th UAE National Day celebrations will take place on December 2 across all attractions of Yas Island, complete with cultural experiences and, of course, a stunning display of fireworks.

Yas Island will feature winter-themed activities to celebrate the festive season, including the favourite ‘the Winter Carnival’ at Yas Gateway Park South, taking place from December 10 to 14, as well as the ‘Winter Spectacular’ at Warner Bros. Abu Dhabi and the ‘WinterFest’ at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi from December 20 to January 4.

To wrap up an eventful year and kick-off 2020, Yas Marina will ring in the New Year with a fireworks display, while du Arena welcomes superstar Bruno Mars at spectacular two-day festival ‘Resolution’.