Here's Why Yas Island Is The Place To Be To Welcome 2024

If you are headed to UAE to welcome the new year, there are all the reasons to head to Yas Island as it pulls up an inviting list of family-friendly festive experiences
Fireworks in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
Fireworks in Yas Island, Abu DhabiVinnikava Viktoryia on Shutterstock

With preparations underway to mark the New Year, experience enchanting festivities, a snow park, tree-lighting ceremonies, live entertainment, and family-friendly activities at Abu Dhabi's Yas Island. Enjoy the holiday treats with kids and participate in engaging activities like Santa's workshop. End the year with fireworks displays at 9 pm and midnight on New Year's Eve. Here's all you can explore this festive month at the magnificent Yas Island:

Winterfest At Ferrari World

Until January 7, 2024, the Ferrari World will welcome guests to enjoy the festive season with lights, sleighs, and snow globes, transforming the area into a magical winter setting. Join Bella, Jack, and Gio in a new live show at Cinema Maranello. Their three daily shows are at 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm, and 6:00 pm, followed by a meet and greet with the Ferrari characters. The Winterfest on Ice will feature skilled skaters, acrobats, and aerialists.

'The NutQuacker' At Warner Bros. World

Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi revives 'The NutQuacker' this December. Lola Bunny, Tweety, Sylvester, Taz, and Tom and Jerry star in a reimagined Nutcracker ballet. At Cartoon Junction, guests enjoy festive encounters with Scooby-Doo & The Mystery Inc. gang. Moreover, kids can join the energetic Daffy Holiday Dance Party, trying their dance skills against Daffy Duck's choreography.

The NutQuacker
The NutQuackerYas Island

Curio Collection by Hilton

Enter the world's first Warner Bros.-themed hotel. Enjoy the holiday atmosphere and join in the festive tree lighting for timeless melodies and seasonal treats. 

Delight in the hotel's Turkey To Go menu, designed to tantalise taste buds. On Christmas Eve, dine at Sidekicks or have a cosy movie night at The Matinee with loved ones. Experience the ultimate New Year's celebration at The Director's Club or a retro party at Sidekicks—ring in 2024 with a thrilling countdown at The Overlook for added excitement.

Holiday Offerings At Hilton

At Hilton, Yas Island, discover a range of holiday offerings. Experience the Christmas Tree Lighting, savour Turkey takeaways, and enjoy a festive afternoon tea with plenty of Christmas treats throughout the hotel. Gather with loved ones at Graphos Social Kitchen for a Christmas Eve and Christmas Day brunch. Step into the 'Roaring Twenties' celebration or unwind with a 60-minute massage at Salt Island Treatment, available until December end.

Colourful Year-End Activities At W

Enjoy an array of festive offerings at W, Abu Dhabi— as Island. Indulge in Christmas drinks and Italian-style dinners at Amici. Join Garage for festive brunches on December 25 and 31. Celebrate the holiday season and welcome 2024 in style at W, Abu Dhabi, the perfect destination for your year-end celebrations.

Christmas Eve At Yas Plaza Hotels

Prepare for a lively celebration at Yas Plaza Hotels as the holiday season starts with Turkey Takeaway feasts available at Crowne Plaza Yas Island, Rotana Yas Island, and Radisson Blu Yas Island.

Guests can explore diverse cuisines, including Mexican, Belgian, Italian, Indian, and International, for their celebrations, ensuring a delightful dining experience. Enjoy sumptuous Christmas Eve dinners and festive Christmas Day lunches. On December 31, guests can join a New Year's Eve celebration at eight venues across Yas Plaza Hotels featuring live music and special offers.

WinterfestYas Island

Spend And Win At Yas Mall 

Guests and their children can meet Santa Claus and his elves at Yas Mall this holiday season. Experience the festive joy amid decorations and a magnificent Christmas tree. Beyond the decorations, there's a spend-and-win offer till December 24. Shoppers spending up to AED 300 at Yas Mall can enter daily draws to win up to AED 10K. The final draw offers a chance to win an Audi electric car as the grand prize.

Festive Spirit At Yas Links

Yas Links Abu Dhabi, the Middle East's inaugural true links golf course and host of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, embraces the holiday spirit. Prepare for their Turkey Takeaway, enjoy a festive Christmas Day brunch, and join an unforgettable New Year's Eve celebration. 

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