The Second Edition of the All-Female Abaya Rally Will Take Place This Month

Lindsay Judge   |   24-08-2022

Abu Dhabi is set to host the second edition of the Abaya Rally in line with Emirati Women’s Day.


Taking place on 28th August the all-female rally will begin at Yas Marina Circuit and conclude with a gala event at Al Raha Beach Hotel. Find out more at



The event will also host an abaya fashion show and an awards ceremony, as well as a panel discussion featuring some of the UAE’s prominent women including aircraft engineer Suaad Al Shamsi.


“Abaya Rally brings together women from different walks of life to show that women can have all the fun as well as drive forward empowered, stronger, and successful towards a more sustainable world,” said Pragna Vaya, the managing director of Orbit Events, which is organising the event in partnership with Emirates Motor Sports Organisation.


Hundreds of women are expected to take part in the drive which will bring together like-minded people from the UAE community.


Entry to the Abaya Rally at Yas Marina Circuit is free, but registration is required. To register please click here.