The Yas Bay Arena is a multipurpose venue currently being developed by Miral in Abu Dhabi. The structure won the Sustainable Building Design of the Year award at this weeks Mena Green Building Awards and is due for completion in November 2019.
The arena will be managed by Abu Dhabi's Flash Entertainment and is built to accommodate 18,000 seats, it is also the first multi-purpose venue in Abu Dhabi that is designed to host everything from concerts to tennis tournaments, wrestling and more.
The Yas Bay project is part of the overall transformation of the southern part of Yas Island and the destination will also include a vibrant waterfront promenade lined-up with 50 restaurants, 20 retail shops and two hotels - a Hilton family resort and a beach club. Earlier this year the government also announced setup of new creativity zones in the Zayed Port Area to boost cultural activities in the emirate.