Cinemas are still closed in Abu Dhabi due to COVID-19 restrictions, it has been a whiiiile since citizens in the capital have gone out to catch a film with friends. And as much as we love staying at home to Netflix and chill, there really is nothing like the usual VOX cinemas popcorn. It's still undecided when cinemas will begin to re-open in Abu Dhabi, however we've found the perfect backup plan!
A drive-in cinema has opened up on Yas Marina Circuit last month, but this is the first we've heard of it!
The Yas drive-in cinema displays all your fave films from the comfort of your car, in partnership with Reel Cinemas and Brag Events, this new experiences' aim is to create the same space as any normal cinema, but doing so safely (COVID-19 style.)
The Yas drive-in cinema is open 3 times a week, from Thursday to Saturday, and has a 65 car capacity. On Thursdays, classic flicks are played, Fridays are for new releases, and Saturdays are for 'world cinema.' Movies like Moana, Back to the Future, Love Actually and even The Lion King are currently showing. Your weekend plans have been sorted!
Oh, and don't worry about bringing along any snacks, as this drive-in cinema can also provide food straight to your car.
Don't forget to book your spot online beforehand, seats sell out fast! Click here for more information.