5 things to do: See work by Abu Dhabi’s high-school artists or start the holy month with a Sir Bani Yas Island retreat

See an exhibit by young artists, book a trip to Sir Bani Yas Island, experience Ramadan at Yas Island Mall, get a great deal on tickets at Yas Waterworld and sign up for yoga and iftar.

The Future Is In Their Hands features work by promising young artists in Abu Dhabi. Courtesy Etihad Modern Art Gallery
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See the collective show The Future Is In Their Hands. Twelve promising high-school pupils in Abu Dhabi present the end-of-term projects assigned to them. The exhibition celebrates the future generation of artists in the UAE. Open 10am-10pm, Etihad Modern Art Gallery, Bateen Area, Street 4, Villa 4/2, Abu Dhabi, 02 667 1229, www.etihadmodernart.com.

Book a trip to Sir Bani Yas Island this Ramadan and enjoy a day filled with exotic wildlife and bountiful nature before embracing the traditions of iftar with the new day-visit special, which includes a boat transfer, infinity pool access, a safari and iftar meal. Daily until July 5, from 2pm to 10pm, from Dh300, Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, 02 801 5218, fb.dirs@anantara.com.

Visit Yas Mall and experience a variety of cultural, religious and charitable activities this holy month, including Quran learning lessons for children before iftar each day, a donations campaign in partnership with the Emirates Red Crescent and shopping promotions. Open 10am to midnight, Yas Mall, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, www.yasmall.ae.

Enjoy a special rate at Yas Waterworld during Ramadan. An annual pass will get you unlimited access to the 45 rides, slides and attractions at the theme park during weekdays for just Dh365, or get a bronze day pass for just Dh95 upon presentation of a valid Emirates ID. Open 10am to 8pm, Yas Waterworld, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, 02 414 2000, www.yaswaterworld.com.

Register to take part in the Yin Yoga and Iftar with Jacquie Sadek at Bodytree Studio. Embrace stillness in the yin yoga practice and cleanse body, mind and soul. Wednesdays, 5.30pm to 6.45pm, from Dh100, Bodytree Studio, Abu Dhabi, 02 443 4448, www.bodytreestudio.com.