It’s still a good eight months away, but The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is already gearing up and tickets are now on sale.
The F1 season will reach it’s finale on November 25 for the tenth anniversary event, which promises to be bigger than ever.
Fans will get the chance to watch Lewis Hamilton attempt to win his fifth world title as well as enjoying music from top superstars across the weekend.
Last year saw Calvin Harris, P!nk, Busta Rhymes and Mumford & Sons perform and another high profile musical is expected to be announced for the 2018 event.
With the demand for tickets higher than ever, race chiefs have decided to release tickets early following Sunday’s F1 curtain raiser in Melbourne that saw Sebastian Vettel pip Lewis Hamilton to victory, Yas Marina Circuit has announced that tickets are now on sale with 30 per cent discounts available for those who book before May 31.
Corporate clients will also be rewarded with discounts for early booking of the Circuit’s revamped hospitality solutions available during race weekend.
For the first time ever, a Super Parks Pass will be on sale, which will include access to Yas Waterworld, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and the soon-to-launch Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi alongside tickets for the racing itself.
Using the theme of ‘Swipe Up’, Yas Marina Circuit will this year give fans the opportunity to buy tickets in preferred seats in one of five available grandstands when buying online.
And for the 10th anniversary, a new one-day Paddock Club ticket has been created.
Available for Dhs3,450, the Friday-only ticket package includes exclusive Paddock access, premium food and beverage options, plus the popular Thursday and Friday night After-Race Concerts.
Visitors can also book the new Terrace Hospitality packages in Main Grandstand with views of Turn 1 or North Grandstand overlooking the hairpin and enjoy upscale hospitality located at the ends of each Grandstand.
Club upgrades are available on three-day Grandstand tickets and provide access to an informal club with fantastic facilities including TVs showing all the racing action, outdoor seating, plus a private à la carte restaurant with cash bar.
Lounge ticket holders will be able to watch all the Formula 1 action from a reserved seat in the top level of the North Grandstand or West Grandstand with fantastic views of the North hairpin (North) and long straight (West). Offered as a three-day ticket, The Lounge provides conveniently located food and beverage outlets.
Yas Suites located in West, North and Main Grandstands are available as a three-day package (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), letting guests absorb the thrilling motorsport weekend action from the comfort of an air-conditioned Grandstand suite.
The Super Parks Pass is an upgraded three-day package that allows unlimited access to all three Yas Island Parks – Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld and Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi – on Wednesday through to Sunday. This special three-day ticket package starts from Dhs1,340 (for Abu Dhabi Hill).
Families can also celebrate as last year’s popular ‘Kids Go Free’ package will return in 2018, providing additional flexibility and value.
With each three-day adult Grandstand ticket purchased, ‘Kids Go Free’. Up to four children under 12 will get free Friday entry to that Grandstand, as well as enjoying free access to the three Yas Island parks offering a real ‘Family Friday’ F1® experience.
From Dhs625. Nov 23-25, 2018.Tickets are available online at www.yasmarinacircuit.com and through the Yas Marina Circuit Call Centre (800 927) or (02) 659 9800, as well as through all Etihad Shops and Virgin Megastores, Yas Central Express stand at Yas Mall.