Free outdoor movie nights heading to Abu Dhabi

Cinema classics will be on show at Yas Island park

Film fans can enjoy a ‘reel’ good night out – as cinematic classics get showcased at an Abu Dhabi Park.

Six nights of blockbuster entertainment will be heading to the capital for the first ever YAS Movies in the Park from March 15 to 17 and from March 22 to 24.

Two weekends of free family fun will be rolled out – and the great action won’t just be on the big screen at Gateway Park South.

On Thursday, March 15 and 22, bring along the kids as it is Family Movie Night with Disney classics and Hollywood blockbusters for all ages to enjoy.

As well as savouring the cool outdoor atmosphere while you catch the flick, there will be themed activities for kids and adults alike, stand-up comedy, food trucks and bands performing famous tracks from the movies.

The Friday events (March 16 and 23), Grease will be the world as Rydell High is brought to Yas Island for a nostalgia-packed evening.

The iconic film Grease will be played on the big screen, while West End dancers perform timeless hits from the film, including Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted to You and You’re the One That I Want.

Movie buffs can really enjoy a blast from the past by getting beauty school drop-in makeover or a perfect 80s quiff and the T Bird barbers for men.

Thunder Road car experiences and Grease Lightning challenge will also be lined up for the ultimate night out, 1980s style.

It will be Bollywood Night on Saturday, March 17, featuring a screening of Dil Wale Dulhania Le Jayenge and a guest appearance by Bollywood star Arbaaz Khan.

So pick up your popcorn, grab a blanket and enjoy a night watching the stars in the sky and on the screen.

To register for your free pass or to get the Yas Movies in the Park schedule, visit

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