Weather of Arabia - The head of the General Authority for Entertainment in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Counselor Turki Al-Sheikh, announced that the opening ceremony of the Riyadh season 2021 will be - God willing - on October 20, 2021, and many wonderful and diverse events will be held, which are distributed over 14 regions in the city of Riyadh .
The season will start this year under the slogan " Imagine More" , in a clear indication that the new season will carry more events and entertainment activities than the previous season, which was its slogan "Imagine".
Read also: When does the 2021 Riyadh season start? And when does it end?
Riyadh Season Opening Ceremony Activities
At the opening ceremony of the Riyadh season this year, the march of the season, as announced, will be a global event greater than imagination, with show cars, and international artists with unmissable imaginative shows!
Riyadh Season 2021 locations
The activities of the Riyadh Season 2021 will be held in 14 regions, covering an area of 5.4 million square meters. The events are distributed over the following regions:
- Boulevard Riyadh City: One of the largest areas of the Riyadh season this year, as it includes a 3-km walkway, and contains eight secondary areas, each with its own set of events, restaurants, festivals, and stores designed for all tastes and ages, in addition to 500 electronic games in an area designated for children. .
- Via Riad: an upscale area that offers an exceptional experience of cinema, luxury restaurants, shops of the finest brands, and accommodation in an international hotel.
- Combat Field: A vivid representation of the experience of war and combat through the ages, using swords and arrows, right up to the Drones. It also includes exhibitions of old and new weapons.
- Winter Wonderland (): This year, its area has increased by 40% and the number of games has increased to 53 games and six areas to suit everyone, and it has the first and largest mobile skyloop in the world.
- Riyadh Front (): It is the place where you will find everything you are looking for, it even houses the largest exhibitions in the Middle East, including the Saudi Anime Show and the Riyadh Motor Show.
- Al Murabba: The arts dominate this region, in addition to international restaurants that make you live imaginary dining experiences, as it includes 10 international restaurants and cafes for the first time in the Kingdom!
- Riad Safari: If you are a fan of animals and wildlife, this area is for you as you will find many rare animals that you will see for the first time in Riyadh, including elephants, lions, leopards and other birds that will fly around you! Be sure to try the safari!
- Al-Athriya: A wonderful atmosphere is experienced this winter in the Al-Athriya area, where you can eat the most wonderful meals for dinner or lunch in an international restaurant with the sound of music.
- Oasis Riyadh: Among the sand and in an area away from the crowds, you find this area in which to spend your evenings with the most famous international restaurants, the atmosphere of authentic music, and many artistic performances that suit everyone.
- The groves: in this area live the splendor of the experience in every detail with the arts, restaurants and cafes.
- Riyadh Pulse: In it, you will see the Saudi heritage and local culture in a different way and in 3D displays. You will find many heritage areas that have been decorated with dazzling visual technology.
- Zaman village: a name on its name! It is a heritage village that embodies the beauty of the Saudi way of life between the past and the present. It includes traditional sessions, artistic performances and special songs.
- Peace Tree: Looking for a quiet getaway? This is the desired area where you will be charmed by the wonderful natural and musical atmosphere.
- Khaluha: Poetry events and evenings with coffee, cardamom and incense that decorate the evenings with poets across the Kingdom.
Riyadh Season 2021 Activities
Riyadh Season (2) will include 7,500 events, including the following:
- 10 international exhibitions
- 350 theater performances
- 18 Arabic plays
- 6 international plays
- One Free Wrestling Championship
- Two world matches
- 100 interactive experiences
- 70 Arabic concerts
- 6 international concerts to be held in Al-Athria and Oasis Riyadh
- 200 restaurants and 70 cafes, with a variety of tastes of the audience and all age groups.
- "Rush" Festival in Riyadh, which is one of the most prominent events and the largest electronic games festival in the Riyadh season.
Riyadh season 2021 surprises
Messi in the Riyadh season
Al-Sheikh published, through his account on “Twitter”, an advertisement for the entertainment season, which witnessed the participation of Messi alongside the Brazilian Neymar and the French Kylian Mbappe.
A match between Al Hilal stars and Paris Saint-Germain
The Saudi fans will witness a great surprise, represented by a friendly match between the stars of Al Hilal and Al Nasr against Paris Saint-Germain, with all its stars, such as the Brazilian trio Neymar, the French Mbappe and the Argentine Lionel Messi, in January 2022!