Splash @ Yas Marina is back
This March, the biggest water-themed event in Abu Dhabi is hosted by Yas Marina
Abu Dhabi, March 2015:On Friday 20 March, Yas Marina on Yas Island invites all residents and tourists to jump in and make a grand splash at their annual water-themed event. With a jam-packed program of offshore and onshore activities starting at 12pm, Splash @ Yas Marina is set to be bigger and better than ever before.
Whether you enjoy a leisurely drift, a hair-raising water ride or an action-packed obstacle-course, Splash @ Yas Marina brings a full itinerary of entertainment, providing something for everyone. With temperatures rising, Yas Marina has a whole host of activities to leave you refreshed and energized, including;
- Inflatable tow ride behind a boat
- Stand-up paddle boarding
- Eco-donut boat rides
There will also be a variety of fun-filled activities for children on land such as an inflatable waterslide, a foam filled bouncy castle and water games that will leave you soaked through!
For those that prefer to take it easy, then jump aboard an Abra with Captain Tonyand set sail for a relaxing half an hour around Yas Island in which you can soak up the winter sun and natural surroundings of Abu Dhabi.Or, sit back and relax with a free outdoor kids’movie from 7 to 8.30pm.
The 7 licensed restaurants and bars are sure to keep hunger at bay with nutritious bites and refreshments. A buffet brunch will be hosted at Cafe D'Alsace from 12pm until 4pm and BBQ at Stars ‘N’ Bars and Iris. As the sun sets the nightlife will come alive with live music and DJs at Iris, Stars 'N' Bars, Diablito and Aquarium.
The water-based activities will be available to anyone above the age of 9, however children must be supervised by their parents at all times. The entire event will be supervised by qualified instructors and lifejackets shall be provided. There will also be changing facilities on site.
For more information about Splash @ Yas Marina, visit www.yasmarina.ae/splash and the Yas Marina Facebook page.
About Yas Marina
Yas Marina, operated and managed by Camper and Nicholsons, is one of Abu Dhabi’s finest marinas. Situated on Yas Island, it is established as the premier destination in the Middle East for yachts. The 227 berth marina caters for yachts from 8 meters up to 150m in size and gives visitors access to pristine coastlines, uninhabited islands and the nearby cosmopolitan cities of Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Yas Marina launched its expansion development plan on 22ndOctober 2013 to enhance and complement the growth of Yas Island as a leading tourist destination. This development transforms the Marina into a vibrant dining, lifestyle, fitness and entertainment precinct. Featuring seven new restaurants offering large terraces with panoramic views of the Marina, a pedestrian promenade, an interactive musical fountain and a children’s playground, plus charter operators, water sports and fitness facilities. As the gateway to Yas Island, Yas Marina offers an unforgettable and affordable experience with something for everyone both afloat and ashore.
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. Live the ultimate water adventure at Yas Waterworld. 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 located 25 minutes from Abu Dhabi and 45 minutes from Dubai. Further it points with its proximity to Abu Dhabi International Airport, 7 minutes.www.yasisland.ae
About Camper and Nicholsons Marinas
Camper &Nicholsons is widely recognised to be one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious yachting business names, with origins dating back to 1782. The company has specialised in marina and waterfront development for over 40 years and has provided services to clients in more than 25 countries worldwide.
Projects range from small marinas through to developments over 500 hectares. Camper &Nicholsons Marinas Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Camper &Nicholsons Marina Investments Limited, listed on the AIM of the London Stock Exchange. Camper &Nicholsons currently operate marinas in Abu Dhabi, Grenada, Italy, Malta, Cyprus and Turkey and through its joint venture Camper &Nicholsons First Eastern for projects in Asia and China. www.cnmarinas.com