It’s already set to be a massive year for music in the capital, with artists including Eminem, The Killers and Travis Scott all confirmed to perform. And after some speculation, it’s been confirmed that the Red Hot Chili Peppers are coming to Abu Dhabi this September as part of the week-long Abu Dhabi Showdown week, which will lead up to the UFC 242 fight.
The gig will take place on September 4 at the currently under construction UFC arena (called The Arena), which is being built on Yas Island.
Tickets are not yet on sale, but organisers have confirmed they will start from Dhs250, up to Dhs995. You can pre-register for tickets here.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers will play in Abu Dhabi as part of ‘Showdown Week’, which will run from September 1 to 7. The week-long schedule will see city-wide events and activations take place including pool and beach parties, shopping and restaurant deals.