Happy Weekend from The Capital List
Thursday, August 11, 2016

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Thursday, August 11th

Be part of 'The WHITE Dubai Experience' in Abu Dhabi as MAD on Yas Island is transformed into an all WHITE affair with a special Beyoncé themed 'Velvet Show'. Music provided by the legendary WHITE Beirut DJ - DJAD, with an additional live performances from Diane O'Sullivan and the rest of the dance troupe.

Experience the latest smooth and stylish chilled house sessions with resident DJ Chris Delaney every Wednesday & Thursday night at Blu Sky Lounge & Grill at Southern Sun. Come and listen to the latest tunes while enjoying discount Happy Hour drinks (AED 18++) and enjoy special delicious offers all through the week in the month of August.

Start the weekend perfectly with Summer Vibes @ Twelve - the hottest music by DJTamer, a stunning indoor venue at the 12th floor of the Aloft Abu Dhabi and enticing promotions!

Friday, August 12th

Submerge yourself in the world famous WHITE-Dubai concept, with staff, glows ticks and fans, you've guessed it - all in WHITE at MAD on Yas Island that Friday. This Friday sees a special Justin Bieber themed 'Sorry Show', with complimentary entrance for all, and complimentary bar for the ladies... We're going all WHITE, are you?

Listen to the super talented live band Nya & the Groovebusters whilst sipping on a signature cocktail overlooking the ‪Yas Marina‬ every Friday night at Iris Yas Island.

Get a chance to WIN 2 tickets to Abu Dhabi F1 race! Spend AED 100 or more at Blu Sky Lounge & Grill today to enter the raffle!

5 dedicated ladies nights (Monday - Friday) at Cooper's offer a wide beverage selection and live music by Irish DJ Shane Patrick! On Friday, gather the group and spend a weekend full of fun and unlimited drinks offered from 8 to 1pm.

After the huge Paint party at Al Maya Island last week join them for their 5th week of the new season with 'Maya Fridays' this Friday, 12 August with DJs Lucy StoneAlex Lees &Chad Phunk!

Saturday, August 13th

McGettigan's AUH Saving Saturday's Since 2014! Their SOS Saturday Special is bigger & better than ever. Make the most of your Saturday and enjoy a long, late breakfast, choose a dish from their brand new breakfast menu featuring signature Irish breakfast & 3 house drinks for just AED99.

Iris Yas Island is offering a sumptuous Happy Hour for your indulgence every day from 6-8pm. Expect some killer deals with a 50% discount on selected beverages and 25% on food.

Whether you like it shaken or stirred - enjoy a free flow of Martinis and delicious food at the Martini Brunch at Lemon & Lime, the first bar in Abu Dhabi to hold a Saturday brunch. Lean back, relax, and let the weekend fade out in a sophisticated ambience to the sounds of the DJ. The Westin Abu Dhabi.

Sunday, August 14th

Sunday Sessions turns up the party at 10pm with sexy house vibes from international DJLucy Stone plus free drinks for ladies 10pm-1am. Relax@12Aloft Abu Dhabi. Don't miss out on Sunday Sessions!

Think there's nowhere to party on a Sunday? You're wrong… Sho Cho Abu Dhabi offers the prime Sunday party spot with an extensive open buffet, including a wide selection of sushi and desserts. DJ Koast will be pumping out the best mix of commercial house music all night long to help brush off those Sunday blues.

Where else can you expect to hear the ultimate playlist from the best resident DJ in town? Catch DJ Neil T at Singles Traffic Jam every Sunday at MAD on Yas Island! Complimentary bar for the ladies.

Monday, August 15th

Bring out the creative mixologist in you and join the star mixology specialist Jhon Apriadiat Mixology Mondays at Sho Cho Abu Dhabi for a lesson where he'll reveal the secrets of his trait for AED 175 which includes three drinks, maki roll and a take-home cocktail making kit.

Ladies join in the fun every Monday at the Award Winning Sugar Rush Ladies Night atRush at Yas Viceroy. Complimentary beverages for ladies until 1:30am, free table & beverage for groups of 6 and more ladies (reservation required) and 50% discount for Etihad. Sugar coated RnB, commercial dance & party classics by DJs KaBoo & Cliff Townley.

Do you have a competitive edge and love trivia? Join the Quiz Master at Cooper'sPark Rotana every Monday from 8pm where teams of 5 will battle 6 rounds of themed quizzes. The winning team will be awarded a grand prize at the end of the game!

Tuesday, August 16th

Head to The House at The Westin Abu Dhabi and enjoy endless eats & drinks, exciting games, live music, entertainment and so much more. On Tuesdays from 7pm - 11pm, joinHoteliers & Teachers Night with live band entertainment.

It's time to soak up the city in a full 360° sweep as bright lights sparkle below. Ladies enjoy great drinks and music by DJ Lola Nova every Tuesday from 8pm - 11pm at Kiss & Tell Ladies Night at StratosLe Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi.

Every Tuesday, Catch Abu Dhabi hosts the most elegant and elite Pour Elle Night - Anything For Her - where ladies can enjoy complimentary drinks and embark on an entertainment journey through exclusive resident DJ performances.

Wednesday, August 17th

Gather the girls and expect VIP treatment at Iris. A special Ladies Night promotion every Wednesday has the ladies loving Iris Yas Island more than ever! Ladies will enjoy complimentary drinks up to 2 am that night so drop everything and grab a great night out with your besties.

Ladies, don't miss the chance to have a memorable night with your girlfriends! Chill in theBlu Sky lounge to the music by DJ Chris Delaney and enjoy Ladies night every Wednesday from 8pm to midnight.

Enjoy dinner and drinks while listening to the smooth sounds of Jamie WrecsSho Cho's solo singer and guitarist who plays a ream of sing-along classics, blended with new hits. Starting from 8pm until 12am, Wednesday evening is not to be missed.

 

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