Magical winter festivities at Yas Island
From festive cheer to magical experiences, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s leisure and entertainment hub, is marking the season of the year with a Winter Wonderland in Yas Mall, a series of festive shows, fireworks displays and many more activities for all ages throughout the holidays.
Theme park fun with Winterfest
Visitors can get into the festive spirit and celebrate the holidays with the return of Winterfest at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Winter Spectacular at Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, running until January 8th, 2023. The highly-anticipated series of festive events will dazzle visitors to Yas Island Abu Dhabi’s world-class attractions with the biggest festive celebrations and spectacular shows, spreading the holiday cheer with new character meet and greets and spectacular seasonal performances. Along with a show from the magical Italian band, Festive Poi performers and various entertaining performances, guests can make the most out of their visit with the addition of a remarkable ice-skating spectacle at the Red Theatre, live from December 1st.
The NutQuacker at Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi
The all-new live show ‘The NutQuacker’ debuts with an unrivalled performance that is bound to delight spectators. The show is the largest theatrical production ever brought to Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, featuring an international cast of 50 singers, dancers, acrobats, and specialty artists performing an unforgettable festive spectacle with the fan-favorite duo Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck alongside Lola Bunny, Tweety, Sylvester, Taz and Tom & Jerry, who will be adding their own playful touch to the classic Nutcracker ballet. The show will also include an all-new original song, “Let it Shine”, created exclusively for the performance.
Winter Wonderland at Yas Mall
Running from the 8th to the 28th of December, Yas Mall’s Winter Wonderland will feature a magical Christmas tree and pop-up festive wonderland to spread seasonal cheer. Visitors of all ages can enjoy this charming spectacle with a diverse array of activities and entertaining shows, including a meet and greet with the man in the red suit, festive art workshops, Christmas-themed photobooths, and much more.
Celebrating the start of 2023 in colour and style at Yas Bay Waterfront
Yas Island will dazzle with spectacular lights and fireworks as they launch two special fireworks displays on New Year’s Eve at 9pm and midnight, celebrating the start of 2023. Families and friends can gather together with the destination’s dazzling fireworks displays as part of the family-friendly New Year’s Eve fireworks show at 9pm, ahead of the second traditional midnight fireworks spectacle. As with every year, the skies over Yas Island are due to burst with color in celebration of the New Year. This year’s New Year celebrations will be decked out as guests can sit back and enjoy the fireworks with an extensive selection of dining options at Yas Marina restaurants, as the Abu Dhabi skies burst with color with 2022 coming to a close.