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Your weekend sorted in Abu Dhabi


Spartan races, Mexican nights and smash rooms.

Thursday – the eight best letters in the alphabet as we know that freedom is only a couple of hours away and the good times are about to start. But we don’t want to end up wasting our two days off stuck on the couch in front the TV.

Abu Dhabi has bucket loads to do and here at Yalla – Abu Dhabi Life we’ve picked some top stuff that will put a big grin on your face.

Abu Dhabi, here is your weekend sorted.





Spartan race qualifiers

This weekend, pull on your trainers and push your body to the limit as the Spartan World Championship qualifiers come to town. Putting every competitor to the test, the meets are taking place at Al Ghazal Golf Club and Al Ain Zoo on the 8 and 9 October respectively for the right to compete at the Spartan World Championships in Liwa City. To register visit Spartan Arabia




Egyptian arts exhibition at Etihad Modern Art Gallery Abu Dhabi - Yalla Abu Dhabi


Etihad Modern Art Gallery

Aesthetes and ailurophiles will love this next entry. The Etihad Modern Art Gallery is showcasing the best in contemporary Egyptian Art with the The Arts-Hub Egyptian exhibition. Bringing together more than 50 artists’ works of all ages and cultures from across Egypt, visitors can enter the gallery for free. For more information visit Etihad Modern Art Gallery  




Celebrate Halloween with Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi


Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi

If the little ones can’t wait for Halloween, then we suggest at trip to Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi must be on the cards. Bringing the spooky season three weeks earlier to Abu Dhabi, visitors can get dressed up and fight bad guys on Frightful Fridays of Gotham City and search for goodies at Scooby’s Trickity Treats on Saturday or just enjoy some Halloween candy. For more information visit Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi




Horizon Restaurant


Horizon restaurant

Thursday night at Khalidiya Palace by Rotana is all about Mexican. From banging burritos, tasty tacos and moreish meats, take your taste buds on an adventure to the Latin American country from 6.30pm to 10.30pm for AED 139 while listening to Mexican Mariachi music. Vamos! For more information visit Horizon restaurant




The Smash Room comes to Abu Dhabi


The Smash Room

Had a long week in the office in Abu Dhabi? Don’t hold on to all that pent up stress. Head straight to Manarat Al Saaidyat and release the rage at The Smash Room. In the capital until end of October, you can smash, bash and crack car windows, computer screens, plates and more until you reach your happy place. For more information visit The Smash Room

And that is your weekend sorted in Abu Dhabi.


Image Source Canva, Spartan Website, Provided, The Smash Room Facebook 


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