About du Forum
Bringing the du Live! experience to various types of events, the du Forum is the first-choice mid-capacity venue for live entertainment in the UAE. It is situated on Yas Island (www.yasisland.ae), the ultimate entertainment destination in the heart of the UAE’s Capital, Abu Dhabi. Custom-built and state-of-the-art, the du Forum encapsulates the du Live! Experience to add life to life all year round, hosting events such as live concerts, DJ shows, club nights, theatre, comedy, film and private functions.
Formerly known as the FLASH Forum, the du Forum is just a 10 minute drive from downtown Abu Dhabi or 45 minutes from Dubai Media City. It has a powerful inbuilt air conditioning system which ensures year-round comfort for events, and secure, free parking for over 1,500 cars, and is a short walk from over 3,600 rooms in three, four and five-star hotels. The du Forum is near exciting destinations including the world-renowned Yas Marina Circuit, Ferrari World, Yas Links and the Yas Marina & Yacht Club.
About Yas Island
The region’s prime leisure and entertainment destination, Yas Island is one of the finest destinations for weekend getaways, romantic holidays and fun with your partner, family or friends.
Be wowed by amazing events and touring artists, gracing the stage at du Forum and du Arena, or visit the hottest night spot in the UAE, O1NE Yas Island. Live the ultimate water adventure at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi. Dare to take the world’s fastest roller coaster, Formula Rossa, at speeds up to 240kmph at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the world’s largest theme park. Take in sensational sea views on Yas Links Golf Course. Imagine driving a Formula Yas 3000cc V6 or Aston Martin GT4 on the same circuit as the pros. Stroll along the calm turquoise waters at Yas Marina or simply lounge on the warm, idyllic sands of Yas Beach. All attractions can conveniently be reached with the complimentary island shuttle Yas Express.
Home to Yas Marina Circuit, the official host of the world famous FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIXTM, Yas Island offers seven hotels (3 to 5 stars), all featuring numerous gourmet restaurants and entertainment venues. Yas Island is also in the works of opening its own shopping center, Yas Mall in 2014, widening its diversified offerings.
Yas Island is located 25 minutes from Abu Dhabi and 45 minutes from Dubai. Further it points with its proximity to Abu Dhabi International Airport, 7 minutes.
Showcasing the caliber of our attractions, here are some of what they have achieved:
? Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has the accolade of “Best Theme Park in the UAE” from Hospitality India during its “9th Hospitality India and Explore the World Annual International Awards” (HIA 2013) in October 2013
? Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi was named the “second best waterpark in the world” by the Los Angeles Times - Global Ranking of the World’s Top 20 Waterparks feature in May 2013
? Yas links was awarded 24th Best Golf Course Outside of America by Golf Digest USA in May 2012
? O1NE Yas Island is in the process of being certified by Guinness World Records as the world’s largest privately owned graffiti wall!