Why You Shouldn’t Miss Abu Dhabi Showdown Week

Abu Dhabi Showdown Week

The stage is finally set for the inaugural Abu Dhabi Showdown Week happening from 1st to 7th September.

For seven days, the capital will be hosting a series of lifestyle events across different venues and culminating with the hard-hitting MMA action dubbed UFC 242.

There’s much going on and you might find yourself overwhelmed with the number of activities lined-up.

Don’t fret, however, as we list down some of the highlights worth taking note about the mega spectacle…

  • Abu Dhabi Showdown Week will feature live concerts from popular international acts. Taking the stage on 4th September is the multi-awarded band the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Meanwhile, reggaeton superstar J Balvin will perform the following day, 5th September. Both concerts will take place at the newly built The Arena on Yas Island.
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Abu Dhabi Showdown Week
Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • The Abu Dhabi EDITION will be hosting a poolside brunch every afternoon between 1st and 7th September, and on the night of 6th September for a post-weigh-in after-party at the hotel’s ANNEX nightspot.
  • Keep an eye on hotel and mall discounts and promotions throughout the week. Just some of the participating malls (we’ve heard) are Yas Mall, WTC Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi Mall.

Abu Dhabi Showdown Week will culminate with the biggest MMA battle to date in the capital.

UFC 242 will pit the sport’s superstars Khabib Nurmagomedov against Dustin Poirer in the main event.

The match, including the under-card bouts, is scheduled on 7th September from 10 pm at The Arena on Yas Island.

Visit: adshowdownweek.ae/event/ufc-242


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