UAE Formula 1 at Yas Marina Circuit: Sport and Music

If you asked any Abu Dhabi resident what their favorite time of year is, you will probably get “November” as a reply. Especially if the person in front of you is a car enthusiast. November, in fact, brings the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Programme.

Why is Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2018 special? Well, the GP circuit is situated in beautiful Yas Marina and enthusiastic fans in attendance are often in awe because the circuit is F1’s only twilight race, creating a magical atmosphere.

It is surely going to be an exciting F1 event even with Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Mercedes-AMG who recently claimed the driver’s championship title as a result of his excessive point lead over second place driver Sebastian Vettel (GER) Scuderia Ferrari. Expectations are high, however, for a fierce race and possibly a genuine fight for the constructors’ title.

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, however, is not just sport. Many are already looking forward to the after-race parties and exciting after-race concerts. The du Arena is where they’ll be catching performances by some of best up-and-coming music artists.

In November, some of the globe’s most acclaimed talents will travel to the UAE to perform during the four-day festival.

Sounds fun, right? Then why not experience the Formula One 2018 season-ending by attending any of the Yasalam After-Race Concerts | du Arena, Yas Island in celebration of the 10th edition of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix?

  • American rapper and singer-songwriter Post Malone will official kick-off four nights of live shows on Thursday 22nd
  • Canadian R&B star Abel Tesfaye (aka “The Weeknd”) will perform on Friday 23rd
  • British star Sam Smith, a soul singer, is set to be on stage Saturday 24th
  • American rock legends Guns N’ Roses will complete the line-up on Sunday 25th

For more information on the After-Race Concerts, visit

To find out the list of confirmed artists who are to participate in the Yasalam After-Race Concerts at the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix go to

Surely, UAE motoring and music enthusiasts will not want to miss the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix that takes place at 5.10pm UAE time on Sunday, November 25 or the four-day Yasalam concert series.

Therefore, coming November, Abu Dhabi is the place to be for on- and off-track attractions, the last race of the F1 season and some of the greatest names in music.

If you are planning to buy tickets for the Formula 1 action, you will have a wide array of choices for seating but you are urged to purchase sooner rather than later in order to get a reserved spot. Visit the official F1 Ticket Store. (Note: If you purchase a 3-day ticket, you will enjoy access to all concerts.)

UAE Formula 1 at Yas Marina Circuit: Sport and Music

UAE Formula 1 at Yas Marina Circuit: Sport and Music

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