Search Yalla

Live music is officially back and W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island is bringing on the beats!

Celebrate the long-awaited return of rhythm at the capital’s epicenter of cool and home of happenings.

Pump up the volume!

Live music is back in Abu Dhabi and W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island is at the very helm of live entertainment… and you just know it’s going to be an experience that is totally unparalleled!

Already, this iconic hotel, known for its fabulous décor and authentic hospitality, is uncompromising in its entertainment and inimitable dining offerings, DJ programming, events and activations.

And now, it’s bringing the beats back to the capital and you’re invited!

There’s a weekly line-up of live entertainment from Tuesdays to Saturdays, when you’ll get to enjoy live music performances from some of the capital’s favorite DJs including DJ Mourad, DJ Cliff, DJ James and DJ Darko across the hotel’s distinctive venues including W Lounge and WET Deck.

“Guests and locals alike can expect high energy experiences with electric programing throughout the hotel, spearheaded by our in-house Music Curator, Darko De Jan,” says General Manager, Faiek El Saadani, speaking about the return of entertainment to the capital.

And here’s what to expect on Throw Back Tuesdays #TBT



Weekly Events with Live Music


Wave bye-bye to hump-day!



Tuesdays see all-new #TBT, where DJ Mourad takes over the decks at W Lounge, throwing it back to the iconic 80s and 90s era. W Lounge. Every Tuesday 6pm-12am. A la carte menu – buy one get one free on selected beverages





On Wednesdays, ladies receive an exclusive invite to Miss-Behave with a free-flowing beverage package and an amped up live playlist. Risk takers. Rule breakers. Trendsetters. You’ve pushed the boundaries, defied expectations. Here’s celebrating you, my lady! W Lounge. Every Wednesday 7pm-10pm. Spirited Package – AED 95 (ladies only)


Nitro Thursdays



Kick-start the weekend with Nitro Thursdays, a playful post-work package, powered by deep and funky grooves to help you ease your way into disconnecting from the office and enter a world of wonder and imagination, with resident DJ and amped up beverage and food offerings. W Lounge. Every Thursday 8pm-11pm. AED 280 per person


Friday Brunch a-go-go



On Fridays, brunch-goers can make their way to W Lounge for a set from DJ Mourad that will keep the party alive as the sun sets.


Friday Night Lights



When the evening descends, DJ Cliff takes center stage at Friday Night Lights, which offers a free-flowing three-hour beverage package and smooth house beats as you sway your way into the weekend. W Lounge. Every Friday 8pm-11pm. AED 150 for the ladies, AED 200 for the gents


Weekend Vibes



Finally, the weekend is wrapped up at the ultimate party venue, WET Deck, where DJ Cliff once again performs an epic music set at the Soak It Up pool party. You’ll get to beat the heat with a dip and get in the mood for the week ahead with resident DJ spinning the decks, poolside. WET Deck. Every Saturday 12:30pm-3:30pm. AED 160 for the ladies, AED 220 for the gents


Reservations are recommended. Strictly four guests per table and social distancing protocols are in effect. For bookings call 02 656 0000 or email

Recommended For You...

Check out our Events Diary to see our full list of top events and activities in Abu Dhabi.



25-07-2021 - 31-08-2021


W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island