Superstar DJs Swedish House Mafia announced as the first live act of Yasalam 2022.
Boogie Box teams up with Beirut's FLOAT festival for a beach festival party at Pura Eco Retreat, Jubail Island, Abu Dhabi.
Guns N’ Roses, the powerhouse rock band is set to headline the Etihad Arena, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi on Thursday 1st June, 2023.
Backstreet Boys set for March performance in Abu Dhabi.
Live Nation Announces latest headliners for Wireless Festival this March, including multi-award winning M.I.A and K-Trap.
Superstar comedian, actor, entrepreneur and 'Chief Island Officer' for Yas Island, Kevin Hart brings his Reality Check Tour Abu Dhabi on Wednesday 22nd February, 2023!
With the World Cup kicking-off on Sunday night, we look at some of the best places on Yas Island to watch the football.
There’s plenty to experience on Yas Island this weekend for the final race of the F1 calendar.
Def Leppard, Usher and rapper Dave complete Yasalam 2022 Line Up, alongside Swedish House Mafia and Kendrick Lamar.
New 3-Day Festival AMPLIFIED hits Abu Dhabi in November with headline sets from OneRepublic and CAS.
CONCERT NEWS - Post Malone Set for December performance in Abu Dhabi.
Grammy Award winner STING set for January 2023 performance in Abu Dhabi.
A New Pub and Golf Experience opens in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi – get ready to dance! W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island is proud to announce its first edition of HYPE Festival.
American rapper Kendrick Lamar has been added to this years after-race concerts for this years F1.
Irish band Westlife to perform at Etihad Arena in September.
The hottest party in Abu Dhabi is back! Saadiyat Beach Club set for LA LOCA summer pool party with all star DJ line-up.
CLUB SOCIAL - the Middle East's Ultimate Feelgood Music Festival will be returning this October to Yas Links Golf Club
UK Comedian Kevin Bridges returns to the UAE for an exclusive performance as part of his international ‘Overdue Catch-Up’ tour!
British comedian Jimmy Carr set for live show at Etihad Arena, January 2023.
Boogie Box presents FLOAT at PURA Eco Lodge, Abu Dhabi.
Home grown dance label Boogie Box creates a unique island party in Abu Dhabi this weekend.
Abu Dhabi’s First Irish Superpub, The Irish Vickers’ opens this weekend in WTC Mall, Abu Dhabi.
Maroon 5 set for May date in Abu Dhabi. Tickets on sale TODAY!
Wing It Up in Abu Dhabi with deals on drinks and chicken wings in the city.
Are you a Craft Hops lover, then we have the perfect event for you!
There’s a new urban Bar & Bistro launching in Abu Dhabi this New Year's Eve.
Radisson Blu Abi Dhabi welcomes Vertigo in West Bay
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2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees Foo Fighters to perform Yasalam After-Race concert on Sunday Night.
3 x BRIT Award winning artist Stormzy to headline Friday night’s concert in a star-studded line-up, GRAMMY® Award-nominated artists, Khalid and Lewis Capaldi to headline Thursday and Saturday night shows.
Be sure to catch The Greens @ Abu Dhabi City Golf Club this October.
International DJ Mark Ronson to perform an intimate DJ set at Wet Deck, W Abu Dhabi Yas Island as part of the Semi Permanent Festival.
Khalid and Lewis Capaldi to Headline Thursday & Saturday night Yasalam After-Race Concerts at 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
There’s a new theatre in Abu Dhabi that you’ll want to check out, and it opens next month.
Bambu brings a taste of the Amazon to Abu Dhabi.
Live musicians and DJs are back in Abu Dhabi.
Michael McIntyre’s Abu Dhabi performance rescheduled for November date.
Russell Peters Returns to the UAE this September at Etihad Arena, Yas Island.
A unique Irish Bar concept will soon launch at Galleria Mall, but it's not what you think.
Easy Tiger launches in-venue competitions for the Euro’s.
Two of Abu Dhabi’s favourite venues close their doors for multi-million-dirham refurbishment.
The 5 star hotel set for AED50 million refurbishment.
Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island opens in Yas Bay, bringing with it exciting new F&B concepts.
W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island restarts the party with some amazing events and promotions.
McGettigan's Dusit Thani opens TONIGHT (Thursday 17th December 2020)
With the weather cooling down, it’s the perfect time to head outside, as Balcon Lounge & Terrace launches Daily Free Flow Offer.
Ibiza Global Radio Launches supplying a more cutting-edge and pioneering sound to the UAE.
Cove Beach Club announced for Reem Island opening, Abu Dhabi.
Rosewood Hotel launches ‘VEGAN AND VIBE’ themed night.
McGettigan’s Irish Pub, who’s bars are synonymous for great Irish food, beverage, live sport, music and entertainment is opening up their second venue in the capital.
CANCELLED - Liam Gallagher headline performance and the wider Club Social Festival scheduled for 12th - 14th March has been cancelled.
CANCELLED - Ultra Abu Dhabi festival has been cancelled by the local promoter. More info soon.
HustleFest, the nation’s first-ever craft brew festival, is set to take place on February 28th and 29th on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
In The Mix Festival Launches in Abu Dhabi 30th January - 1st February.
Abu Dhabi says goodbye to Blue Marlin Ibiza,m but they're having a massive weekend before they leave us.
Check out some of the amazing events on Yas Island this F1 - 2019
Sigma performing live at Amber Lounge - Abu Dhabi. The Original F1 Experience returns to the capital.
A MASSIVE new music festival is about to take place in Abu Dhabi and the line up is incredible.
New Bar Easy Tiger opens within the Al Ain Palace Hotel
Watch the Rugby World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi’s original Irish bar PJ O’Reilly’s with a special Hogfest Brunch.
It’s all change at Cooper’s with the opening of 'The Backyard at Cooper's'
A new dance festival is coming to Abu Dhabi in March 2020.
Lana Del Ray & DJ Marshmello Complete Yasalam F1 Line Up 2019
Blu Sky Bar have just launched a brilliant deal for you and your friends. 3 hours of unlimited drink, including food for only AED 169.
Bruno Mars confirmed to headline New Year’s Eve’s Resolution Festival in Abu Dhabi.
Taste of Abu Dhabi returns this November with UB40 and Boyzlife.
A new festival is coming to the capital - 'Resolution' Festival set for New Year.
The line-up for Abu Dhabi Showdown Week confirmed with Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rudimental, Jess Glynn, Erik Morillo and more!
Red Hot Chili Peppers confirmed to perform live in September as part of Abu Dhabi Showdown Week.
It's Official, The Killers will headline Sunday at YASALAM AFTER-RACE CONCERTS - F1 2019.
New Club ONYX opens this weekend at Novotel Al Bustan with a stellar DJ line-up..
It’s award season, and we have the list of winners from last night’s Time Out Abu Dhabi Music & Nightlife Awards 2019.
The biggest name in rap, Eminem to perform in Abu Dhabi in October at the du Arena.
JASON MANFORD returns with his ‘Muddle Class Tour’ to ABU DHABI – 26th July
Platinum-selling US rapper Travis Scott announced as first major international act to perform at du Arena during race weekend.
Yep, there are some still happening. Brunches to experience this Ramadan in Abu Dhabi.
Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi announces Eid Holiday Line Up with Canadian DJ Ash.
Yes there are actually things to do this Ramadan. Check out where's open in the capital.
Empire Nightclub on Yas Island has closed its doors for the last time on 3rd May.
Skylite - One of the coolest venues in the city has launched a brilliant new Ladies Night.
Abu Dhabi’s original Irish bar PJ O’Reilly’s, is offering free drinks this April, but there's a catch.
Iris Yas Island Launches new Thursday Night Concept.
Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi turns 1 this April, and they’re throwing a massive party and brunch.
Seth Troxler and Guy Laliberté headline Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE’s 7th Anniversary party.
BOOGIE BOX brings Chicago House legend DJ Skull to ANNEX, Abu Dhabi EDITION.
US hip-hop supergroup MIGOS to perform at the inaugural World Rallycross weekend on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi announces stella line up of some of the finest DJs in the electronic music industry this March.
Bastille to perform live on Yas Island as part of the Club Social Festival this March.
Flash Entertainment is bringing the world’s most beloved tenor Andrea Bocelli to Yas Island.
Abu Dhabi is gonna have a party... A VERY big party with Corona Sunset Island.
VIEWZ Bar Launches Cocktail Club Ladies Night Masterclass every Wednesday night.
The capital’s signature day-to-night music festival Sunset Music Festival returns April 2019.
'Marina Weekender' festival is coming to Yas Marina.
ANNEX Club Launches with local house label BOOGIE BOX on Thursday 17th January.
The Tavern pub, at the Sheraton, turns 30 on Thursday 31st January 2019.
The annual Australia Day Brunch is back at Le Royal Meridien on Friday 25th January 2019.
Seb Fontaine to play live this New Year's Eve at Skylite as part of Ministry of Sound line-up.
The Fab Four Tribute John & Paul hit Abu Dhabi this December.
Craig David set to Rock Amber Lounge alongside Sigala.
Celebrate with Four Days of Detox. Retox. Repeat at SKYLITE - Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi.
Celebrating their tenth year, Amber Lounge - The Original F1 Experience is back in Abu Dhabi for the final race of the season with DJ Sigala.
Dua Lipa, the British singing sensation returns to Abu Dhabi for Louvre Abu Dhabi anniversary.
There’s more on offer than just a good roast every Thursday at Blu Sky Bar.
Billboard Hot 100 topper Post Malone confirmed for F1 Weekend
Abu Dhabi’s top live music venue, Jazz Bar & Dining, welcomes a new band to its stage – Blakk Velvet
Velocity launches a new quiz night in the capital every Wednesday night.
Buddha-Bar Beach, is there a better place to spend your August?
Fat Joe, the multi-award winning artist is set to perform this October in Abu Dhabi.
Sam Smith CONFIRMED for Yasalam 2018.
Is Sam Smith to perform at this year's F1?
Have you heard about the opening hours for licensed venues this Ramadan?
Guns N’ Roses Headline Sunday night at Yasalam 2018
Buddha-Bar Beach is OPEN, bringing the very best cuisine, innovative cocktails, and cutting-edge beats to Saadiyat Island.
Grammy-award winning artist The Weeknd announced as the first major international act to perform at Yasalam After-Race Concert series 2018.
Abu Dhabi’s original Irish bar PJ O’Reilly’s is celebrating their silver jubilee this April.
Porters, the English pub have announced their new house band ‘YFY’.
Level Lounge launches new Ladies Night AND Gents Night
Level Lounge at Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi is back. Taking street food and flair to the next level.
Jazz Bar welcomes their new live band 'EQ' for a whole new nightlife experience.
UNITE with Tomorrowland brings the magical party to Abu Dhabi on the 28th July.
Sunset Music Festival takes place at Zayed Sports City on Friday 16th February 2018, with 90s RnB royalty Blackstreet and Dru Hill performing live.
Hemingway’s at Hilton Abu Dhabi now brings you a new resident band, Blackberry Duo. Meet the residents, Yelyzaveta & Maksym.
Amber Lounge - The Original F1 Experience is back in Abu Dhabi for the final race of the season.
Pop songstress KATY PERRY will headline the du Arena, Yas Island on 31st December 2017 for a New Year’s spectacular.
Celebrating their 5th Anniversary THE RICH LIST has announced Busta Rhymes, Craig David and Rick Ross to perform live for F1 showcase.
Comedy may not be a competition, but we think you’ll struggle to pick a winner here.
'We asked for sun, sea and sand – we didn’t realize that they would send us to the desert!' - check out our interview with DNA, Hilton Corniche's very own live band!
‘Beyond the Track’, the new project from Alchemy Project is bringing the biggest DJs in house music
DJ Stew Magoo is back to Abu Dhabi (what he calls his second home), as the resident DJ of Ray's Bar.
The new Buddha-Bar Beach concept is bound to be a massive hit in the city.
Saadiyat Beach Club is back on the party scene with the launch of their new bi-monthly night party. Set around what we at The Capital List think is the best infinity pool in the city, guests will be treated to an extravaganza of live entertainment..
Global Superstars P!NK & CALVIN HARRIS to headline the Yasalam after-race concerts at 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Join Stars n Bars as they celebrate American Independence Day between June 30th and July 4th! Enjoy live outdoor BBQ cooking stations, Live Bands, Kids & Family Events, and DJs every day.
Housed in the old Cinnabar at the Hilton Corniche, one of the most low-key, but exciting openings happened on Sunday (25th June) with the launch of ‘POP’, the new concept from DTC Promotions, formally of RUSH Nightclub fame.
The temperature is rising and it’s time to make the most of the pool parties across the city while you can
Sheraton Abu Dhabi & Reggae Beachfest present the last revelry of the party season on May 12.
If craft brews and a barbeque is your thing, then the relaxed and comfortable surroundings of ‘The Retreat’ at the Westin could be your new home on Thursday nights.
MAD on Yas Island hosts it’s URBN Anniversary with LIVE performances by Meek Mill and Ameriie.
Grammy award-winning reggae artist Beenie Man is coming to the UAE to perform at CARIBFEST Abu Dhabi on Friday, March 31st 2017.
Nicola Warwick, the lead vocalist of the 2 time winning Time Out award winners, The International Playboys, is officially launching her original works tonight!
The latest addition to the capital’s brunch scene - Blu Sky Brunch!
Midge Ure is coming to Abu Dhabi as part of his ‘Something from Everywhere’ tour. Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd March in the Main Hall!
Hollywood actor and comedian Angelo Tsarouchas – AKA The Funny Greek – among highlights of all-star stand-up comedy tour.
Whether you’re looking to find your Romeo or Juliet this valentine's, or whether you think it’s a load of old tosh, there is a host of valentine's and anti-valentine's nights just waiting for you across the city. Check out the top 15 options in Abu Dhabi only on The Capital List.
FLASH Entertainment is filling up the 2017 entertainment calendar fast and announces yet another unmissable event with one of Britain’s biggest stars, Olly Murs.
Du live! Presents living legend Rod Stewart to kick off the 2017 Abu Dhabi entertainment season!
Crowd favourites Damian Clark, Peter White and Funmbi Omotayo return for all-star GCC comedy tour!
Since the revamp of Stars ‘N’ Bars late last year, they have been set on bringing the fun elements back to the venue. From old fashioned arcade machines loaded with Pac-Man to Beer-Pong, Stars ‘N’ Bars may just be about to change your brunch habits…. 7 days a week.
As the weather keeps our joie de vivre high up, Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE makes sure this positive spirit keeps its momentum. The month of February is packed with days spent lounging near the waters, surrounded by beautiful people from all over the world.
It’s been a whole year since The Sportsman’s Arms opened their al fresco Jack’s BBQ terrace, offering fantastic views of Zayed Sports City, and mouth-watering barbeque and chargrilled dishes from their Jacks BBQ menu featuring favorites such as Jerk Lamb Chops, Old No. 7 Beef Short Ribs, Honey Chipotle Chicken Wings, and Cajun Spiced Grilled Baby Chicken.
Save the date now for the UAE capital’s biggest annual brunch celebration. Jan 27th sees PJ O’Reilly’s, Abu Dhabi’s original Irish hangout, bounce with all things Oz to mark Australia’s National Day, which actually falls on January 26.
Following his standout performance over the F1 weekend, MAHMUT ORHAN is back by popular demand.
If you are planning on spending this 2016 New Year’s Eve in Abu Dhabi then check out the top parties to choose from. Whether you’re looking to ring in 2017 with a bang, or looking for something a little more laid back, you’ll find it all on The Capital List
Another exciting year in the Championship race for this year’s F1, and just like last year, the Championship will be decided at the final race of the F1 season here in Abu Dhabi this weekend.
The nightlife scene in the UAE is about to receive a huge boost, thanks to the opening of a stunning new nightclub in Abu Dhabi.
Yas Marina’s favourite venue to host international DJ’s, celebrity appearances, ‘Le Brunch’, sunset sessions, and more
The Capital’s favourite nightclub releases highly anticipated F1 Yasalam entertainment line up
Thursday has become the new Sunday for this year’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with an exciting development, organisers have announced that Grammy Award-winning artist Pitbull has been added to the line-up and will kick off the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend at the du Arena with a performance of his global number one-selling hits.
CARIBBEAN BEACH PARTY is back with International star STYLO G. Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort and Reggae Beachfest launch the season’s biggest party on Friday 9th December.
It’s the first weekend in November, and it appears Abu Dhabi is going full throttle on the run up to F1 with some incredible international artist’s worthy of the headline slot in the after-race parties, with Fat Joe and JA Rule hitting MAD on Yas Island.
Dave Fulton, Mick Ferry and Alistair Barrie to headline November stand-up comedy tour.
The best time of the year is upon us! Halloween is nearly here! Amazing venues, spooky drinks and food served by devilish bartenders - we have plenty of mind blowing party choices prepared for you! Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram to keep up-to-date on all the nightlife updates.
The Sunset Music Festival, the latest big music event in Abu Dhabi went off with a bang on Friday 21st October at Zayed Sports City. The inaugural event included a mix 90’s superstars and popular musicians performing for a nostalgic crowd throughout the evening.
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Following the abrupt closure of Radio 1 recently, it’s great to see our homegrown UAE talent emerging back on our radio waves this week it has been announced that Saif and Sound will be back, this time on Channel 4
Larry Dean and Allyson June Smith to make regional debuts for long-running comedy institution
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Back by popular demand, Oktoberfest Yas Island returns bigger and better this year following sold out events in 2014 and 2015
Best nights out this long weekend.
Our weekly roundup of the best parties in Abu Dhabi.
Following months of speculation, Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment today jointly revealed that global music icon LIONEL RICHIE is to headline the after-race concert on Saturday, November 26!
From club nights to pub quizzes, your next seven days sorted
We have a long Eid weekend coming up and it just feels fantastic! Below are best parties in Abu Dhabi to keep you busy this weekend. Keep your eyes on our website, some exciting changes are on the way!
September is officially here, and so is the weekend!
One of the most technically gifted DJs around, James Zabiela takes to the decks at Iris Yas Island TONIGHT - make sure you reserve your spot! The multi award-winning MAD on Yas Island hosts Cali Swag District's YUNG this Sunday at the special edition of URBN.
We've got pool parties, beach parties, pool parties, Ladies nights and Gentleman's nights… and everything else in between. CHECK out our weekly look ahead for the best things to do in Abu Dhabi.
Following the huge live performance from Ten Walls back in May - Thursday 25th August will see UK DJ and producer JAMES ZABIELA take to the decks in the Capital.
Hot in the city, Hot in the city... TONIGHT! Stop what you're doing and check out best nights out in Abu Dhabi this week 11-17th of August.
With the season yet to really kick off for some venues, MAD on Yas Island is bucking that trend and making sure your season gets off with a bang.
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Friday 20th May 2016 - ALOFT and MTV joined forces for a very special Liquid Rain Party featuring exclusive performance by international DJ Jonas Blue, infamous for his Number 1 track 'Fast Car'.
The Abu Dhabi nightlife crowd like their urban music and MAD on Yas Island has two of the best urban DJs in the region performing every week. The opulent nightclub features 360-degree projection mapping, huge animated LED screens and an amazing sound system.
IRIS - Yas Island welcomes their new resident DJ Bruce Hill to their fabulous venue on the Yas Marina. Following in the footsteps on some fantastic performances in 2015, Bruce brings his unique style of House to Abu Dhabi.
We sat down with MAD Yas Island's resident DJs Anthony Bassoulou & DJAD to find out what makes them tick and to find out some sneak information on what we can expect from the new venue.
New York's Fatman Scoop is famed for his on-stage rough, raw and loud voice. 12 years on and Fatman's train is still on the tracks. The US rapper's instantly recognisable 2003 anthem 'Be Faithful' (featuring Faith Hill) hit Number 1 in the UK and is still slipped in many post brunch DJ sets.
Fresh from a wildly successful, energy-filled season in Ibiza, DJ Lea Dobricic is set to bring her high-octane style to 'Iris Sundown'(Yas Island) on Friday 25th September.
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