How to spend the F1 Race Weekend at Yas Marina | 24 – 26 November 2017

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Yas Marina will be showcasing an electric atmosphere with a weekend long array of insta-worthy sundowner experiences and glamorous parties into the night. From 1Oak and House of Debonair and Opera Gallery pop ups to the legendary scenes at Cipriani Yas Island and Iris – we have your F1® experience covered.

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House of Debonair.

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Each year Tonique Beverage Consultancy brings a new and innovative pop up lounge concept to the race weekend. This year the open-air terrace at the center of Yas Marina’s promenade will be transformed into the House of Debonair. Expect 3 days of non-stop entertainment at the lounge, mixing cocktails with soulphuric music, street art and racing in a modern bistro setting. Popular local and international DJs Kristian Valdini, Dan Chadwick and Danny Krivit will hit the decks throughout the weekend.

Opening Times: 23 to 26 November from 13.00 to 01.00 | Menu: Drinks lounge | Table Policy: Walk in only, first come first served basis.

Reservations: Not needed. 

Cipriani Yas Island.


Cipriani Yas Island celebrates the upscale F1® event in style, with an acclaimed live DJ from 23.00 each evening and an exquisite lunch and dinner menu inspired by culinary classics from Harry’s Bar in Venice.

The renowned venue promises to take diners on a gastronomic journey like never before. With stunning views over the glistening marina and Yas Island’s most iconic landmarks.

Opening Times: 23 to 26 November – 23.30am to 04.00 | Menu: A la carte. | Table Policy: All bookings are for a limited period of 2 hours on the table.

Reservations: Call: + 971 2 657 5400 or email

Opera Gallery.

Leading international modern art gallery, Opera Gallery, will be holding an exclusive pop-up event with a special guest appearance from celebrated artists – a must-visit for art afficionados. Percussionist Walter Scalzone will be creating a dazzling augmented musical experience and hi-energy performance, with sounds inspired from across the world, from samba and hip hop to house and traditional Arabic music. 


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For the ultimate chill out vibe and an exquisite selection of artisan mixed drinks, the popular outdoor hotspot, Iris, will be serving lunch and dinner, followed by exclusive after-race parties with an exciting line up of international DJs.

Opening Times: 23 November – from 18.00 to 05.00 | 24 to 26 November – 12.oo to 05.00. | Menu: A la carte. | Table Policy: Prices for high tables start at AED 5K and lounges will range from AED 10-25K. Tickets at the door AED 250 (including 1 drink).

Reservations: Call + 971 55 1605636. 

1 OAK.


1 OAK Born from the catch-phrase, ‘1 of a kind’, 1 OAK is the ultimate after-dark hotspot. The renowned nightclub is arriving in Abu Dhabi for the first time to set the scene for this year’s glittering celebrations. Boasting a rotation of world-renowned DJs and surprise performance, a captivating interior and a stellar standard of service, this A-list favourite caters to the world’s most discerning partygoers. On Sunday 26 November, Moroccan-American hip hop recording artist French Montana, will be performing live at the club.

Opening Times: 24 – 26 November from 23.00 to 05.00. | Table Policy: 1. Table outside on the terrace with a minimum spend of AED 10,000 2. Standard table in the club with a minimum spend of AED 15,000 3. Table facing the stage with a minimum spend of AED 30,000 4. Table in the VIP section with a minimum spend of AED 50,000 5. Owners Table with a minimum spend of AED 100,000.

Reservations: +971 55 174 4443.

The Details.

Parking at Yas Marina is priced at AED200 per day for valet, or AED100 for self-parking. For more information on everything that is taking place during Race Week, or to book a berth, visit the Yas Marina Website at

To catch favourite track view and non-track view berthing spots at Yas Marina, boat owners are encouraged to register at before it’s too late. 

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