7 Places to Party at the F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2018

Party people, are you ready?! One of the biggest events in the region kicks off this week, and as always, it’s going to be an unforgettable 4 days. Yep, we’re talking about the F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2018 – and you won’t believe all the artists coming down to perform live! From The Weeknd and Guns N Roses to Craig David and Roger Sanchez, here are the craziest F1 parties this weekend…

1. F1 after-race concerts

Every year, some of the biggest music artists in the industry are invited to perform live at the F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after-race concerts – and the line-up for this year includes Post Malone, The Weeknd, Guns N Roses and Sam Smith! Yep, they will all be performing live at the du Arena over the 4-day race weekend. Excited? We definitely are!

When: Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th November
Where: du Arena, Yas Island

2. MAD on Yas Island

Ready for a mad weekend? If you’re a fan of Rap, Hip Hop & RnB, MAD on Yas Island is where you need to be! Don’t miss Nelly performing live on 22nd November, followed by French Montana on 23rd, Akon on 24th and Future on 25th!

When: Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th November
Where: MAD, Yas Island

3. Iris, Yas Island

Here’s one for all the house music fanatics! Erick Morillo will be playing live at Iris, Yas Island on Thursday 22nd November, followed by award-winning DJ Roger Sanchez on Friday 23rd.

When: Thursday 22nd & Friday 23rd November
Where: Iris, Yas Island

4. Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE

Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE is taking over rooftop lounge Diablito in Yas Marina for race weekend, so get ready for 12 hours of non-stop partying! There’ll be lots of food, dancing, stunning views and of course, house beats by Frederick Stone, Aidin Karami, Michka & Sam Starks.

When: Sunday 25th November, from 1pm to 1am
Where: Diablito, Yas Island

5. Amber Lounge

Amber Lounge always throws the craziest parties for race weekend. This year, however, marks their 10th anniversary so you know it’s going to bigger and better than ever! Don’t miss RnB superstar Craig David performing live on Saturday 24th November, and Sigala live on Sunday 25th.

When: Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th November, from 11pm to 6am
Where: Yas Links Golf Club

6. 1Oak x Base at F1

Dubai’s super club Base Dubai is moving to Abu Dhabi for race weekend, and it’s going to be lit! Make your way to Base at F1 to catch rapper Tyga performing his latest hits live, followed by popular Afro DJ Black Coffee!

When: Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th November, from 11pm to 6am
Where: Cipriani, Yas Marina

7. Candypants brunch

Famous for its crazy party brunches, Candypants is setting up home at Yas Marina for race weekend – and it’s totally free to enter! Make your way to Casa de Cuba to party it up till sunrise in true Candypants-style.

When: Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th November, from 12pm to 5am
Where: Casa de Cuba, Yas Island

Featured image: Via IG | @madonyasisland

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