What is the Yas Kidz Fest?

Aimed at children under 10 and their families, the festival is set to be the largest three-day imaginative, outdoor adventure like no other! Designed with kids in mind and curated with love and imagination, the Yas Kidz Fest will host endless activities that the little ones can get involved in. Whether they like to get creative, dance, explore, discover, cook or just sit and watch entertainment shows, this festival has it all.

Where does Yas Kidz Fest take place?

Yas Kidz Fest takes place at du Arena, Yas Island. The venue is easily accessible from Abu Dhabi and Dubai and offers over 3,000 FREE parking spaces within a few minutes walk.

What are the dates and opening times of Yas Kidz Fest?

Thursday, 21st February: 2pm-9pm
Friday, 22nd February: 2pm-9pm
Saturday, 23rd February: 2pm-9pm

How do I buy tickets?

Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased from Ticket Master 

What does my ticket include?

  • Festival Entry
  • Access To All Features

Visitors are advised to bring spending money as some of the features are an additional cost.

How do I get there?

du Arena is located on the Yas Leisure Drive on Yas Island. Over 3,000 free parking spaces are available within a few minutes walk of the venue. Location map.

Does everyone accept cash?

Yes, all exhibitors accept cash in AED. Visitors can also pay by card at most stands and restaurants.

What if the event is affected by adverse weather conditions?

Unless advised by the local authority, the event will proceed regardless of any adverse weather conditions. So rain or shine, Taste will thrive no matter what!

As this is an outdoor festival, please wear appropriate footwear as weather conditions may vary throughout.

Should the weather take a turn for the worse, there are many covered marquee areas at the event.

Do I need to pre-book for a session in the Little Chef zone? 

The Little Chef Zone operates on a first come, first served basis. You can sign up for a spot 30 minutes in advance. All sessions are free of charge.H

Who are the organisers of the Yas Kidz Fest?

Yas Kidz Fest is run by One Communications and Marketing Group (One CMG). One CMG (formerly Turret Media) is a multi-award winning company and has conceptualised, developed and launched some of the most successful live events in the world and is a leading publisher within several market sectors in the Middle East.

How do I find the most up to date information on the Yas Kidz Fest?

Through this website and our social networks.

I have a press enquiry, who do I contact?

Please send an email to v.johnson@onecmg.com.

Are all children free?

Children under 18 are free! All adults require a ticket.

Are there any age limits?

No! All are welcome.

Can I bring my own food and/or drink?

No outside food or drinks are permitted into the site premises. A security check is carried out at the arrival gate.

Can I leave the festival site and come back in?

Yes, just ask security to stamp your hand for re-entry.

Are ATM facilities provided on site?

Yes, ATM’s are located next to the main entrance.I

Are pets allowed?

No animals are not allowed in the festival