Abu Dhabi (Etihad)
Yas Island in Abu Dhabi is preparing to host the 22nd edition of the IIFA International Indian Film Academy Awards, in the presence of the most prominent Bollywood stars, international personalities and silver screen celebrities on May 20 and 21, 2022.
Presented by international superstar Salman Khan, after a two-year hiatus, the concert will be held at Etihad Arena, the island’s most prominent modern indoor entertainment destination. The event celebrates Indian culture through a series of unique performances, and witnesses the distinguished appearance of well-known stars and influential personalities from Indian cinema. The destination is looking to light up its attractions in yellow.
During the two busy days, Yas Island will host music and cinema shows, fashion shows and various cultural activities. Guests can enjoy a luxurious stay when booking through yasisland.com, and getting two tickets from the basic category or choosing the special package or the final package.
Yas Island is raising the bar for this year’s event, with a comprehensive range of activities designed to welcome the creators of Indian cinema, including workshops and seminars throughout the weekend. The most outstanding achievements of Indian filmmakers and Bollywood artists are honored with a festive ceremony punctuated by unique musical and entertainment performances. During the 22nd edition of the event, guests can enjoy waterfront dining experiences in Yas Bay overlooking the Arabian Gulf, where the quay features 71 promenades with a length of 3 km and a variety of world-class food outlets and shops of entertainment brands. With its fantastic destinations, unique events and dining experiences, Yas Island has welcomed international stars, including boxer and sports star Amir Khan, actor and comedian Will Smith and other notable celebrities. The island hosted exceptional performances by a group of artists, including Craig David, Enrique Iglesias, Rihanna, Pete Paul, Usher, actor Ranveer Singh, model Bella Hadid and Kevin Hart.
In the interest of everyone’s safety and health, strict safety measures are implemented in the various events and celebrations hosted on Yas Island.
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