Abu Dhabi, UAE

Yas Island lit up in green for Saudi Arabia National Day

Forrest Mallard

Yas Island celebrated the Saudi National Day. Several attractions were bathed in the colors of the KSA flag.

A Celebration for Saudi National Day

Yas Island, the UAE’s premier leisure and entertainment destination, celebrated the Saudi National Day yesterday. Several attractions were bathed in the colors of the KSA flag including Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, Yas Hotel and Yas Mall. Celebrations culminated in a spectacular display of green fireworks that lit up the skies of Yas Marina.

Yas Mall, Abu Dhabi’s largest shopping mall, joined the celebrations with a line-up of traditional Saudi dance performances.


Yas Island is one of the world’s fastest-growing leisure and entertainment destinations, located on the golden shores of Abu Dhabi – just 20 minutes from downtown Abu Dhabi and 50 minutes from Dubai.

Yas Island offers holidaymakers a diverse mix of award-winning leisure and entertainment experiences, from one-of-a-kind theme parks, world-class shopping, and superb dining, to a links golf course, exciting water, and motorsports, and the most enjoyable musical and family events, all within the 25 sq km Island. Today, Yas Island is home to the recently opened theme park Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, and the award-winning theme parks Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Yas Waterworld, in addition to Yas Marina Circuit (home to the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX TM ), Yas Marina, Yas Links golf course, Abu Dhabi’s largest mall, more than 160 dining experiences, seven hotels, and indoor and outdoor concert venues – all of which are complemented by a range of visitor services that connect all attractions to one another.


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