For the safety of our guests and to ensure an enjoyable experience for all, certain items are prohibited at Etihad Arena.
No animals or pets are permitted inside the venue.
For most events, large flags, drapes or banners are not permitted. Any items that display inflammatory or offensive wording/slogans are prohibited
- BAG POLICY & SEARCHES
For your safety Etihad Arena has a strict policy regarding the size and type of bags that can be brought into the venue. Please ensure that you do not travel to the venue with a bag larger than 35cm x 40cm x 19cm as you will not be permitted entry and the venue does not offer onsite storage facilities. All bags will be searched as a condition of entry.
- PROHIBITED ITEMS
All food and drink
Professional cameras and recording equipment
Fireworks and explosives
Scissors, blades, knives and swords
Gas defence sprays
Alcohol, drugs and narcotics
Any items that may be deemed illegal, unsafe and/or a danger to other patrons
- PROHIBITED BEHAVIOUR
Prohibited activities include:
Gathering in large groups and loitering
Shouting, swearing, or any actions that could be unsettling to others
The removal of clothing
Inappropriate or indecent behavior including public displays of affection
Riding of scooters, cycles, skates or skateboards
Running, climbing or sitting on any escalator, barrier, fence or bollard
Smoking in anything other than a designated area
Any behaviour considered a danger, nuisance or annoyance to others
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- THE NEIGHBOURHOODThe Arena is located on the Yas Bay Waterfront, a vibrant leisure and entertainment zone on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Find out more about what's on offer around our neighbourhood.