The general entertainment Authority in Saudi Arabia has officially announced the countdown for the upcoming Riyadh Season, the biggest Saudi Season ever. The season will take place from October 11, 2019, till Mid-December of 2019.
The Riyadh Season will be presented in a real different way as compared to the other city since its a capital city and also the events, programs and the related activities targeted under “Riyadh Season” will be conducted in 12 different zones of Riyadh.
Why Riyadh Season is famous?
“Saudi Seasons 2019” initiative, as an experimental launch during the current year 2019, where it includes 11 tourism seasons that cover all the regions of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in a first step at the regional level.
Seasons 2019 program includes several activities that were specially designed to several regions and cities of the Kingdom that enjoy cultural, tourist and historical characteristics for the first year as an experimental test, where the 2020 seasons will be announced at the end of 2019.
What are the activities in this season?
The program that has been launched also includes a set of cultural, sports, entertainment and business events, in addition to the assisting qualitative services, such as accommodation and transportation, which were designed in a way that contributes to building up a comprehensive and enriching experience for visitors, and customized for each of the regions and cities that have been chosen.
How many zones are included?
It will be hosted in an area of around 14 million square meters which will feature 12 zones & divided into six main zones and six branches which include the following.
1). Riyadh Boulevard
The capital city of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia is home to the globally recognized Dining experience and luxury residence units, called The Boulevard Al Riyadh.
This is a place of entertainment and social interaction, where the landscape and Decor transport you to a world unlike your own and where you always experience the incomparable mix of shops, restaurants, and recreation & actually discover something new on every visit.
2). Riyadh front
The Riyadh Front Project is located in the most strategic spot in Riyadh, opposite to Princess Nora University Set over 450,000 square meters according to CEO of Riyadh front, Riyadh Front Project is one of the many other mega projects that are currently being constructed to support the Kingdom’s strategic Vision 2030 to diversify the country’s economy.
CEO said we are looking for this project to be a tourist landmark. There will be many local and international companies and brands that will be part of this project, including Virgin Megastore, the presence of which will be vital to us because it supports the diversity of all services within the project.
3). Riyadh car exhibition
Riyadh Motor Show 2019, It is a show in the region that displays the latest modern passenger and commercial cars and other motor vehicles from around the world. The date probably is November 2019, located at Riyadh Int’l Convention & Exhibition Center, Saudi Arabia.
4). Riyadh winter season
In Riyadh winter season, around 5000 events either organized by the General Entertainment authority GEA. Running from Jan 3, 2020. Until Saturday night, thousands of people arrived daily, braving the cold winter weather to walk through the scenic gardens, and enjoy the food, shopping, and entertainment, including the Frank Sinatra Orchestra, featuring a Dutch Sinatra tribute.
5). Riyadh sports arena’s
Both traditional and modern sports are popular in Saudi Arabia, an indoor stadium seating 5,000, Olympic-size swimming pools, indoor and outdoor courts. Attendees will also have the opportunity to watch and play different sports, and enjoy the season which held in the Kingdom for the first time, with each game offering something different.
6). Diplomatic Quarters
The DQ is so large it’s almost like a small town right next to Riyadh. The diplomatic quarters can easily be reached from the city center within 10. The DQ was originally built to accommodate all the foreign embassy staff and diplomats, but nowadays anyone can live there in one of the many residential areas. The DQ is so large it’s almost like a small town right next to Riyadh.
7). Al Muraba’a
The Muraba’a Palace is one of the historic buildings in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The palace was … The area where the palace was constructed was called Muraba’a Al Sufiyan. Al Muraba’a offers 78 conveniently located properties.
8). Riyadh Sahara
While on a business trip to Riyadh, Sahara hotel offers a shuttle to this mall. The mall was very little frequented, the shops were limited and most of the family. This is a shopping mall in the King Fahd Quarter of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It has 180 shops, a supermarket, a children’s playground, eight restaurants, a cafeteria, skylights, fountains, waterfalls, gardens, etc.
9). Malaz district
Residential Al Malaz is anchored by large King Abdullah Park, attracting evening visitors to a daily music-and-laser show at its central fountains. Also in the park are landscaped gardens, paved walking trails, and kiosks selling coffee, ice cream, and snacks. Riyadh Zoo is home to flamingos and tigers, plus mini-train rides.
10). Riyadh safari
Riyadh safari experience starts with open-top vehicle rides around the safari park on a set trail. There are over 700 animals in the safari park, many of which are classified as vulnerable, endangered or even extinct species from the wild. You’ll see the following animals:
- Pygmy Hippos.
- Endangered Arabian Ibex.
- Oryx, native to Arabian Peninsula.
11. Wadi Namar
Wadi-e-Namar is a magical place to visit in the evening. You can feel the fresh breeze and the beautiful view. Saudi families like to meet at this place to barbecue or walk along the promenade. There is an artificial waterfall.
12). Riyadh beat
A place with a peaceful and calm environment.
Summary of Events to be held under Riyadh Season along with Locations
We have mentioned below for the ease of our frequent website readers, the list of the events that will take place under “RIYADH SEASON”.
|S.No.||Date||Events||Time||Google Map Location|
|1||2nd to 5th October 2019||Aladdin Play||04:00 PM to 11:00 PM||Al Riyadh kingdom school|
|2||3rd to 6th October 2019||Ray at Expo||04:00 PM to 11:00 PM||Al Riyadh Al-Kozma Hall|
|3||7th to 10th October 2019||Saudi Build||04:00 PM to 11:00 PM||Riyadh international exhibition center|
|4||11th to 11th October 2019||BTS World Tour||04:00 PM to 07:30 PM||King Fahad International Stadium|
|5||10th to 12th October 2019||Serena safe||04:00 PM to 11:00 PM||Serena safe is|
|6||13th to 14th October 2019||Joy Expo||09:00 AM to 11:00 PM||The Ritz Carlton|
|7||13th to 15th October 2019||Saudi logistic conference||08:00 AM to 11:00 PM||Four season hotel|
|8||14th to 16th October 2019||Saudi international bakery Exhibition||04:00 PM to 10:00 PM||Riyadh international exhibition center|
|9||17th to 19th October 2019||Edupathic||04:00 PM to 11:00 PM||Al-Faisal university|
|10||10th to 20th October 2019||Upside down city||06:00 AM to 11:00 PM||Durrat Al Riyadh|
|11||21st to 24th October 2019||Saudi Agriculture||04:00 PM to 10:00 PM||Riyadh international exhibition center|
|12||29th to 31st October 2019||Future investment Initiative||08:00 AM to 04:00 PM||Ritz Carlton and King Abdulaziz Conference Center|
|13||31st October 2019||WWE Crown Jewel||08:00 AM to 11:00 PM||King Fahad International Stadium|
|14||21st to 1st November 2019||International incense and perfume exhibition||04:00 PM to 11:00 PM||Riyadh international exhibition center|
|15||3rd to 5th November 2019||Saudi Law Conference||08:00 AM to 05:00 PM||King Faisal conference hall|
|16||4th to 6th November 2019||Saudi international transport & Logistic Service||04:00 PM to 10:00 PM||Riyadh international exhibition hall|
|17||13th to 14th November 2019||Zakat and tax conference||05:00 PM to 11:00 PM||The Ritz Carlton|
|18||2nd to 3rd November 2019||Saudi Media Forum||08:00 AM to 08:00 PM||Hilton Riyadh hotel|
|19||3rd to 11th November 2019||International coffee and chocolate exhibition||04:00 PM to 10:00 PM||Riyadh international exhibition center|
|20||25th November 2019||Saudi Family Forum||08:00 AM to 07:00 PM||Hotel Fairmont Riyadh|