The Podium Lounge A-List After-Parties, famous for their track-side celebrations return to Yas Viceroy over the 2016 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX on Friday 25, Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 November from 10pm till 4am.

Having hosted sell-out, celebrity packed events on Yas Island since 2013, the high octane Podium Lounge event will take place at RUSH on the iconic Yas Viceroy aerobridge which will undergo a dramatic transformation into a glamorous ultra lounge featuring VIP suites offering a magical party experience with the racing community for up to 600 guests each night.


Recognised as the ultimate A-List party for the racing community in Abu Dhabi, Singapore, Melbourne & Monaco, situated within walking distance of the track and in close proximity to The Paddock Club, The Podium Lounge hosts Formula 1® drivers, teams, Royalty, celebrities, ambassadors, supermodels and the glamorous personalities of UAE’s jet-setting party elite each year.


The Podium Lounge hosted the Official Celebration of Red Bull Racing’s 4th Consecutive World Championship at the Yas Viceroy in 2013 and has since welcomed celebrities including Gordon Ramsey, Kim Kardashian, Hodor (Kristian Nairn), Princess Charlene of Monaco, Michel Adam (Founder of Fashion TV), Sasha Grey, Sky Blu (LMFAO), Estelle, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Rudimental, Stephane Pompougnac, Nadia Ali, Dimitri from Paris, Andreas Villas Boas, Rio Ferdinand, Brian Kelleher, Diego Maradona and several Miss Universes alongside F1® Racing Legends including Sir Jackie Stewart, Jacques Villeneuve, Eddie Jordan, David Coulthard, Damon Hill, Martin Brundle, Johnny Herbert, Rubens Barrichello, Alex Yoong, Nico Rosberg, Sebastien Buemi, Romain Grosjean, Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel. The Podium Lounge at RUSH will once again be the place to spot the stars of the racing community.