8 Fabulous Things To Experience In Abu Dhabi This Weekend!

Mayar Ibrahim

It’s finally the weekend! You know what that means? It’s time to grab the gang and head on out to take the city by storm. So, it comes as no surprise that Abu Dhabi is going to be bustling this weekend with non-stop events and fabulous things to do!

8. You’re going to lose your mind at BRED Festival this time around!

With headlining acts like J Hus, AJ Tracey, and Metro Boomin, attendees are in for a sonic journey unlike any other. The stage will sizzle with performances from rap heavyweights like Offset, TY Dolla Sign, and Don Toliver, delivering pulsating beats and infectious rhythms that will have the crowd on their feet all night long.

Where? Yas Bay, Yas Island

When? April 25 – 28

Grab your tickets here.


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7. Gather Your Gals! Sipz and Glam Ladies Night at W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island is absolutely fabulous

Ladies, the countdown to the weekend fun begins now! Say hello to your new Friday tradition as W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island unveils its revamped Sipz and Glam Ladies Night.

Where? W Lounge, W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island

When? Every Friday from 6pm – 11pm

Offer? Buy one specially curated drink for unlimited free flowing beverages all night

W Hotel Sipz and Glam Ladies Night

6. Sushi art just opened a gorgeous new waterfront branch at Al Qana

Your fave sushi spot, Sushi Art just opened its newest fabulous venue at Al Qana and this is your chance to immerse yourself in the artistry of Japanese cuisine, sip on signature mocktails, and unwind amidst breathtaking views!

Where? Sushi Art, Al Qana, 1st floor

When? Open daily from 11 am – 12 am

fabulous sushi art

5. Buckle up ’cause you’re about to dive in head first toward the future of transportation like never before at DRIFTx!

For the first time in Abu Dhabi, DRIFTx is kicking off for 2 days this week at Yas Marina Circuit. This free event features over 80 international experts, 75 exhibitors, is set to spark discussions, and unveil cutting-edge innovations. Experience an incredible showcase of futuristic transportation, featuring flying taxis, driverless cars, and autonomous boats. Enjoy live entertainment, delicious food from top UAE food trucks, and test-drive cutting-edge autonomous vehicles.

PSSSST! If you attend the event you’ll have the chance to WIN an iPhone 15. So, what are you waiting for? Register now!

Where? Yas Marina Circuit

When? April 25 – 26

FREE registration, here.

Driftx Event

4. Get ready for a laid-back fabulous Saturday with Marriott Hotel Al Forsan’s Sake Steak brunch at The Grill

Dig into succulent, flavour-infused steak with a delightful twist of sake! Accompanied by your choice of sides and fixings, this brunch guarantees to fulfill all your cravings with every savory bite. So, what are you waiting for? Make your reservations now for a Saturday filled with delicious eats, refreshing drinks, and chill vibes at The Grill!

Where? The Grill, Marriott Hotel Al Forsan

When? Every Saturday, 1 pm to 4 pm


  • Soft package for AED 350
  • House beverage package for AED 485

For bookings, call 02 201 4131 or email diningalforsan@marriott.com

The Grill Fabulous Saturday Brunch

3. COYA Dubai is taking over Glo Bar at Rosewood Abu Dhabi this Friday!

Join COYA Dubai’s expert mixologist, Kaung Zaw, as he takes over the enchanting Glo Bar at Rosewood Abu Dhabi this Friday night. Drawing inspiration from Lima’s oldest bars, COYA Dubai will showcase renowned cocktail art, including the famous Pisco Sours. Also, enjoy a curated menu featuring Latin American flavors, such as Smoked Chicken Tacos, Habanero Shrimp Tostadas, and Smoked Brisket Quesadillas, topped off with Churros and chocolate sauce for dessert.

Where? Glo Bar, Rosewood Abu Dhabi

When? Friday, April 26 from 6 pm – 11 pm

2. The fabulous Cirque Du Soleil Crystal is making its way to Abu dhabi’s Etihad Arena!

In a groundbreaking move, Cirque du Soleil CRYSTAL ventures into uncharted creative realms, marking a historic milestone in the company’s 39-year journey. This unparalleled production breaks the mold of traditional circus arts by melding breathtaking skating and acrobatic spectacles that defy all expectations. Witness acrobats and skaters gracefully perform both on ice and in the air, seamlessly merging various disciplines to deliver a world-class audience experience.

Where? Etihad Arena

When? April 26 – May 5

Grab your tickets here!


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1. Swiss Butter has launched a limited edition burger and you need to try it out!

Swiss Butter has added a sensational new addition to their menu for a limited time: The Burger.

While renowned nationwide for its steaks & Swiss Butter sauce, Swiss Butter has ventured into burger territory, crafting a masterpiece bound to tantalize your senses. Sink your teeth into a juicy 220-gram patty, generously smothered in their signature Swiss Butter sauce, topped with creamy American cheese, tangy Indian onions, and crisp dill pickles, all encased in a soft, buttery brioche bun. For just AED 87, you’ll experience a symphony of flavours accompanied by their renowned sides of freshly baked baguette, mesclun salad, french fries, and a sprinkle of pepperoncini. Don’t miss out on this limited-time opportunity to savour the fusion of steakhouse excellence with the comfort of a classic burger. Head to Swiss Butter today and treat yourself to an unforgettable dining experience!

Where? Novotel Al Bustan

Price? AED 87


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