If feels like last week Katy Perry was ushering in the new year in Abu Dhabi.
But it’s almost that time of year again, and many of the capital’s top venues are starting to reveal their big plans.
And Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE has raced out of the blocks with its big announcement.
The popular Ghantoot party hub will be hosting a huge New Year’s Eve extravaganza with lots of great music and it sounds like an unforgettable way to welcome 2019.
Kicking off at 7pm, partygoers can dance their way into January with heavy beats from Berlin-based DJ Dixon, voted as one of the top 100 DJs in Resident Advisor’s Top 100 DJ Poll from 2013 until 2016.
If you’re a gamer, you may recognise his tunes from Grand Theft Auto Online, as was put in as a performing nightclub DJ in the game.
Guests can also expect groove to Âme, consisting of German duo of Frank Wiedemann and Kristian Beyer. With their futuristic take on dance music, it’s fitting to have them to ring in the New Year.
Other supporting artists include Denis Horvat, along with resident local Blue Marlin star acts DJs Frederick Stone, Aidin Karami and Michka.
Tickets to the epic bash are currently going for Dhs500 for ladies and Dhs700 for gents, which includes unlimited house beverages, mixed drinks, grape and soft drinks.
If you’re looking for some grub to keep energised for the epic night, there will be a restaurant package priced at Dhs1,400.
It includes a special set menu with a mix of Mediterranean and Asian dishes, unlimited house beverages along with restaurant seating so you can rest your feet after hitting the dance floor.
You can nab yourself a ticket right here.
Before sending off 2018, check out Time Out Abu Dhabi’s dedicated Christmas section for all the latest festive news and events.
Dhs500 (ladies), Dhs700 (gents), Dhs1,400 (restaurant package). Mon Dec 31, 7pm onwards. Golden Tulip Al Jazira Hotels and Resort, Sheikh Zayed Road, Ghantoot, www.bluemarlinibiza-uae.com (056 113 3400).