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The Laughter Factory at Park Rotana - This week only
The last Laughter Factory of the season hosts three familiar faces – Dominic Holland, Kai Humphries and Addy Van Der Borgh. Expect some side-splitting comedy.
Dhs140. Wed May 17, 9pm-10.30pm. Park Rotana,


Boogie Box closing party at Yas Beach - Today only
Boogie Box wraps up the season indoors at the Tiki Bar. This is your last chance to hit the dance floor with some house and techno before summer. Yafei and resident DJ Hassan Alwan will be on the decks.
Free. Thu May 18, 9pm-3am. Yas Beach, Yas Island (050 642 7898).


Jamie Jones and Serge Devant at Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE - Today only
Jamie Jones is perhaps best known for his cross-genre band Hot Natured, label Hot Creations and huge parties. See him alongside Serge Devant.
Free (reservations recommended). Fri May 19, 1pm-11pm. Golden Tulip Al Jazira Hotel and Resort, Ghantoot
(056 113 3400).

Lil John live DJ set at MAD on Yas Island - Today only
The massive American rapper and producer has held a residency in Las Vegas and collaborated with the likes of Usher and Snoop Dogg to name just a few. He’ll be on the decks for this URBN Fridays event.
Free. Fri May 19 11pm-3.30am. MAD on Yas Island, Leisure Drive (055 834 6262).

Bumper brunch blowout at McGettigan’s - Today only
The Irish pub is throwing a mega five-hour brunch with a buffet, an à la carte menu, live entertainment and unlimited beverages. Get a post-brunch beverage package for Dhs149 from 5pm to 8pm.
Dhs199. Fri May 19, noon-5pm, food served until 4pm. McGettigan’s AUH, Al Raha Beach Hotel (02 652 4333).

today only Summer Music Festival at The Sportsman’s Arms
More than 40 varieties of craft hops and music from Irish and American bands, plus an all-day happy hour are on offer at this al fresco festival.
Free. Fri May 19, from 4pm. Zayed International Tennis Center, Zayed Sports City (02 447 1066).


Men’s night at Stills - Weekly event
Gents, this one’s for you. Get a main course and appetiser plus three beverages for yourself, and three for your lady.
From Dhs199. Sat-Sun 7pm-1am. Ongoing. Crowne Plaza, Yas Island (02 656 3053).


Bring It All Back at Iris - Weekly deal
This packed ladies’ night is rewinding things back to the ’80s and ’90s with a feel-good retro soundtrack and four complimentary beverages for the girls.
Free. Sun 6pm-3am. Yas Marina, Yas Island (055 160 5636).


Happy hour at Appaloosa - Weekly deal
This bar and restaurant at the new Marriott Al Forsan has seven hours of “happy hour” and offers 50 percent off on beverages.
Prices vary. Sat-Wed noon-7pm. Ongoing. Marriott Hotel Al Forsan, Al Forsan International Sports Resort, Khalifa City A (02 201 4000).


Time Out Abu Dhabi Music & Nightlife Awards after-party at Sky Garden by Ray’s Bar
This nightlife spot has been transformed into a stunning garden with a special menu of bubbly. Naturally, this is where we’re hosting the biggest after-party of the year, following the reveal of winners in the Time Out Abu Dhabi Music & Nightlife Awards 2017. To attend, RSVP on the Time Out Abu Dhabi Facebook page.
Free. Tue May 23, 10.30pm-3am. Jumeirah Etihad Towers, Corniche Road,

By Time Out Abu Dhabi staff
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