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Thursday, August 18th
Experience the latest smooth and stylish chilled house sessions with resident DJ Chris Delaney every Wednesday & Thursday night at Blu Sky Lounge & Grill at Southern Sun. Come and listen to the latest tunes while enjoying discount Happy Hour drinks (AED 18++) and enjoy special delicious offers all through the week in the month of August.
Every Thursday, head down to MAD on Yas Island, the biggest nightlife venue in the UAE, and indulge in a night full of energy with mainstream sounds.
Time to kick off the weekend with DJ GEM.N.I as he takes you into the early hours at Sho Cho, playing the best house and commercial tunes while sipping on some world-class cocktails during Happy Hour.
Ready for some quality house music? On August 18th, they fly down the Dixon Avenue Basement Jams from Glasgow to headline at Boogie Box, with support from Hassan Alwan and Andrew Gilpin. See you at Cinnabar, Hilton Corniche! Free entry for ladies before midnight.
Friday, August 19th
IT'S BACK! The infamous LIQUID RAIN POOL PARTY returns at Aloft Abu Dhabi this Friday! Headlining the night will be none other than your favorite radio presenter and DJ, Danny Cee and Aloft's resident Lucy Stone. For your chance to win one of three pairs of tickets to this week's Liquid Rain Party, click here! See you under the rain!
Ready to bust some grooves this Friday with NYA & The Groovebusters? Join the multitalented band, as they perform live at Iris Yas Island every Friday night.
Former Pacha Dubai resident DJ Stu Laurie and former Ministry of Sound tour DJ James Murray join DJ ChadPhunk for Maya Fridays this week.
Saturday, August 20th
Iris Yas Island is offering a sumptuous Happy Hour for your indulgence every day from 6-8pm. Expect some killer deals with a 50% discount on selected beverages and 25% on food.
McGettigan's AUH Saving Saturday's Since 2014! Their SOS Saturday Special is bigger & better than ever. Make the most of your Saturday and enjoy a long, late breakfast, choose a dish from their brand new breakfast menu featuring signature Irish breakfast & 3 house drinks for just AED99.
Calling all hoteliers, cabin crew and healthcare professionals, spend your Saturday nights at the award-winning Jazz'N Fizz at Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche and get 50% off on house beverages when you show your valid ID. The resident DJ will spin the latest hits while you party all night long.
Sunday, August 21st
Where else can you expect to hear the ultimate playlist from the best resident DJ in town? Catch DJ Neil T at Singles Traffic Jam every Sunday at MAD on Yas Island! Complimentary bar for the ladies.
Think there's nowhere to party on a Sunday? You're wrong… Sho Cho Abu Dhabi offers the prime Sunday party spot with an extensive open buffet, including a wide selection of sushi and desserts. DJ Koast will be pumping out the best mix of commercial house music all night long to help brush off those Sunday blues.
Catch up with friends every day at The Happiest Hours. Take the party to the rooftop on the 9th floor of Yas Viceroy at Skylite. Relax under the light-filled canopy as you pay half price for hops, grape, sundowners and house beverages.
Monday, August 22nd
Ladies! This one is for you! Whether you are brunching at The Westin Abu Dhabi, or simply looking for sundowners whilst enjoying the stunning backdrop of Abu Dhabi Golf Course, head to The House and get 5 free house beverages to the music by DJ Darryl Rees! Go on.. you deserve it.
Do you have a competitive edge and love trivia? Join the Quiz Master at Cooper's, Park Rotana every Monday from 8pm where teams of 5 will battle 6 rounds of themed quizzes. The winning team will be awarded a grand prize at the end of the game!
Ladies join in the fun every Monday at the Award Winning Sugar Rush Ladies Night at Rush at Yas Viceroy. Complimentary beverages for ladies until 1:30am, free table & beverage for groups of 6 and more ladies (reservation required) and 50% discount for Etihad. Sugar coated RnB, commercial dance & party classics by DJs KaBoo & Cliff Townley.
Tuesday, August 23rd
Cigar aficionados and whiskey/rum lovers are invited to enjoy an evening of effortless sophistication and unbeatable offers with expert cigar & whisky/rum pairings in the lounge of BU! This mouth enjoy Romeo y Julietta cigars with MaCallan or Domaine de Severin pairings.
Every Tuesday, Catch Abu Dhabi hosts the most elegant and elite Pour Elle Night - Anything For Her - where ladies can enjoy complimentary drinks and embark on an entertainment journey through exclusive resident DJ performances.
Grab the girls for a night out with great food and fun. Ladies enjoy selected complimentary drinks at Hemingway's, Hilton Abu Dhabi Corniche Tuesday to Friday from 8pm - 12am.
It's time to soak up the city in a full 360° sweep as bright lights sparkle below. Ladies enjoy great drinks and music by DJ Lola Nova every Tuesday from 8pm - 11pm at Kiss & Tell Ladies Night at Stratos, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi.
Wednesday, August 24th
Spice things up as we bring you the hottest Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba and the hottest latin music by DJ CrazyJoe, every Wednesday inside Twelve by Relax@12, Aloft Abu Dhabi. Beginners and experts will love the Latin beats while they pick up the hottest Latin dance moves.
Ladies, don't miss the chance to have a memorable night with your girlfriends! Chill in the Blu Sky Lounge to the music by DJ Chris Delaney and enjoy Ladies night every Wednesday from 8pm to midnight.
Gather the girls and expect VIP treatment at Iris. A special Ladies Night promotion every Wednesday has the ladies loving Iris Yas Island more than ever! Ladies will enjoy complimentary drinks up to 2 am that night so drop everything and grab a great night out with your besties.
Unwind on Wednesday night at Lemon & Lime at The Westin Abu Dhabi with an unlimited special G&T expertly prepared by a mixologist and indulge in a delicious selection of hors d'oeuvres from our canape buffet - sophisticated atmosphere and a cool crowd included.