Jimmy Carr will be performing in Abu Dhabi and tickets are already on sale


Ticket prices start from AED 195.

Prepare to have you funny bones tickled because one of the UK’s biggest comedians Jimmy Carr is coming to Abu Dhabi.

Yes, the host of the hugely popular comedy quiz show, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, will be bringing his famous observational humour to shine light on life’s perplexities at the Etihad Arena on 7 January 2023 as part of his Terribly Funny 2.0 tour.

Tickets for the gig went on sale for the former British Comedy Award winner for Best Live Stand Up this morning (23 May) with prices starting from AED 195.

You can purchase your ticket via Etihad Arena online.



Attendees to the show will be required to present a green pass on their Al Hosn app or show a negative PCR test result taken no more than 48 hours before the show.

The news of Carr’s arrival is latest in major announcements for Etihad Arena with Disney On Ice set to return to the Yas Island venue in October.

Peppa Pig will take to the stage this week with the rescheduled International Indian Film Academy Awards set for the start of June.


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Image source Jimmy Carr Instagram

Matt Cassidy

When he is not hunting for the latest piece of Abu Dhabi news, Matt is ticking off his UAE bucket-list experiences (although he does love to take a break to test out the fine restaurants and bars of the capital). An armchair sports lover, he is on a personal mission to attend every sporting event in the UAE to make out for most likely missing the big one in Doha in November.