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Music Events in Abu Dhabi

The biggest names in music and iconic festivals descend on Abu Dhabi every year at world-class venues! This year huge pop names will rock the Etihad Arena and hugely anticipated festivals will make their debut at Etihad Park. BlackPink, Imagine Dragons and Travis Scott are just some of the names headlining these amazing music events in Abu Dhabi in 2023.

Explore some of the most exciting events in Abu Dhabi and book your tickets today!

Imagine Dragons

GRAMMY- winning, multi-Platinum band Imagine Dragons bring their massive Mercury World Tour to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Produced by Live Nation, the tour celebrates the release of their highly-anticipated double-disc album, Mercury. With the 32-track epic, the group makes the boldest artistic statement of their career thus far and you can see them live on 26th January!

Imagine Dragons

Sting

Sting’s critically acclaimed My Songs Tour is set to perform in the UAE at Etihad Arena on the 27th January. Accompanied by an electric, rock ensemble, Sting’s My Songs concert is an exuberant and dynamic show featuring his most beloved songs, written throughout the 17-time Grammy Award-winners illustrious career both with The Police and as a solo artist.

Sting

BlackPink

Get excited, K-Pop fans! The ever-popular girl group Blackpink are bringing their world tour to the Middle East next year, and you’ll be able to see them live in Abu Dhabi on January 28th.

Since first bursting onto the scene in 2016, BLACKPINK have redefined the possibilities of K-pop, transcending all categorization and ascending to global stardom. With their catchy single 'Ddu-Du Ddu-Du', the South Korean quartet shattered the record for highest-charting Billboard Hot 100 debut by an all-female K-pop act, while its head-turning video surpassed 10 million views in just six hours and amassed 36.2 million views in one day.

BlackPink

Ultra Abu Dhabi

Ultra Worldwide, the world’s largest music festival brand, will make its Middle East debut in ULTRA Abu Dhabi on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th of March. The two-day festival will take place at Etihad Park on Yas Island and will feature some of the biggest names in dance music!

Each new global edition of Ultra has been founded on the same successful recipe that has been perfected over more than 20 years in Miami, combining the most diverse electronic talent with the most technologically advanced, large-scale festival productions in the world.

Ultra Abu Dhabi

Wireless Festival

The UK’s number one ‘urban music festival’ – Wireless, is making its debut in Abu Dhabi on Saturday 11th March. It’s a sonic celebration of beats from the streets and showcases the best artists from cutting edge musical genres such as hip-hop, grime, electronica, trip-hop, trap and afrobeats. Travis Scott and Lil Uzi Vert have been announced as headliners plus Wegz, Black Sherif, Ali Gatie, King, Divine and Young Stunners also join the lineup of the iconic festival.

Wireless Festival