Abu Dhabi F1: A Guide to the Gigs, Parties, and Everything in Between

The highly-anticipated Formula 1 Weekend is returning to Abu Dhabi in just a few days, and aside from all the adrenaline-filled races and high-risk maneuvers, Abu Dhabi’s party scene is going to be on fire. Here is our guide to all the parties, gigs. and everything in between for the Race Weekend in the Emirati capital.

After Race Concerts

Yas Marina Circuit announced a star-studded lineup for this year’s Abu Dhabi F1 after-race concert series.

Thursday, 28th of November – Marshmallow

Friday, 29th of November – Future and Gucci Mane

Saturday, 30th of November – Lana Del Ray

Sunday, 1st of December – The Killers 

Book your tickets here.


Base F1 pop-up club is hosting two of the biggest names in their respective genres. Rapper Tyga and R&B singers Trey Songz will take to the stage on Saturday and Sunday of next week.

Friday, 29th November – Opening Night

Saturday, 30th of November – Tyga

Sunday, 1st of December – Trey Songz

Head over to their site to book your tickets.



On Sunday December 1st, Mad on Yas Island hosts Usher as part of MAD #RaceWeekend.Reservations: +971 55 834 6262#USHER #MadRaceWeekend #AbuDhabiGP #MadOnYasIsland

Posted by MAD on Yas Island on Monday, November 25, 2019
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Superclub MAD on YAS Island is celebrating Race Week with more than one star visiting the Emirati capital for the public’s entertainment.

Thursday, 28th of November – TBA

Friday, 29th of November – TBA

Saturday, 30th of November – Ne-Yo and Sheck Wes

Sunday, 1st of December – Usher

Check out their Facebook page for more details and updates.

W Yas Island (OKOKO)

Official Pool Party at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Get ready for the First Ever Official Pool Party at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix! W Hotel Yas Island 29th November – 1st December!

Posted by OKOKO on Thursday, November 21, 2019
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OKOKO Events is organizing the official pool party of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at W boutique hotel. The event will also have several entertainers over the weekend for the pleasure of the attendees.

Friday, 29th of November – Sandy Rivera

Saturday, 30th of November – Faithless

Sunday, 1st of December – Claptone


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Here is to the ultimate Yas Marina rooftop destination, Diablito. Throughout the upcoming five days, all roads will lead to Diablito. Different genres of hip hop will be played by top UAE performers. Diablito will also be hosting Mediterranean-inspired brunches on Friday and Saturday! Check out their page for more information.

Thursday, 28th of November – DJ KaBoo and Saif & Sound

Friday, 29th of November – Steezy and Mr Levier

Saturday, 30th of November – Raxon and Hassan Alwan

Sunday, 1st of December – DJ Bliss

Monday, 2nd of December – Instagram Killed the Radio Star

Amber Lounge

SIGMA will be headlining at Amber Lounge Abu Dhabi, lighting up the dancefloor with their signature party vibes ?? ? Hit the link below for ticket infohttps://amber-lounge.com/abu-dhabi/ #SIGMA #AbuDhabi #F1 #AmberLounge #UnlockTheExcitement

Posted by Amber Lounge on Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Abu Dhabi’s Amber Lounge will be celebrating its 11th year with an unforgettable, star-studded experience. Here is what’s about to go down.

Saturday, 30th of November – Amber Yacht Party

Sunday, 1st of December – Official After Race Party – Sigma


Iris Race Weekend 2018

First class line-up, combining impecable dining, scenic views and pumping nightlife. R: +971551605636 #IrisRaceWeekend #AbuDhabiGP

Posted by Iris Yas Island on Friday, November 16, 2018

Dubai’s leading trendy lounge is coming to the F1 Grand Prix with a lineup like no other. Situated at the heart of Yas Marina, this spot, with its quenching cocktails, great views, and smooth music will take your heart away.

Thursday – Andrea Olive

Friday – Bahramji and medusa Odyssey / NU

Saturday – Valeron / Richy Ahmed

Sunday – Melvo Baptiste / Artbat

Head over to their page for details!

Candypants at Casa De Cuba

The Social Pit Lane afterparty will be open to everyone with no entrance fee. A lineup of international DJs will set up behind the decker in addition to a number of well-known performers. Candypants will also be hosting Social Pit Lane Brunches from Thursday to Sunday, and an unmissable Mega Yacht Brunch afterparty! Head over to their website for more details.

Secret Parties

Rich List, for the sixth year running, will host this year’s Race Weekend and will see an extended selection of events and a plethora of A-list talent take to the stage at W Hotel Yas Island Abu Dhabi.


Cooperating with W Abu Dhabi, Ramusake is bringing its household-name Japanese cuisine to the Formula 1 Grand Pix 2019 along with a number of entertaining events.

The IT Girls are coming all the way from London to the Emirates to give attendees a glimpse of their experience; their show includes music, dancing, and singing with a DJ fusion. Local DJ’s such as DJ Jr Sr Rose, who played the decks alongside a number of famous rappers and DJ’s, will be performing as well from Thursday, the 28th of November to Sunday, the 1st of December.

Hidden Brunch

Via Hidden

Originally from Dubai, Hidden Brunch is promising to take over the Emirati capital this weekend at Yas Marina. According to their website: “This is the only place to go to set the scene for the region’s most spectacular event. Enjoy three days of back to back brunches (November 29th – December 1st), starting from just AED 499.”

WE SAID THIS: Don’t miss: Abu Dhabians, get ready for a jam-packed weekend of unmissable events!