Eid-Al-Fitr, 2017- Festivals in Riyadh


The most awaited time of the month is here, and your nerves are on a frenzy as you decide to make the most out of this Eid-al-Fitr. Hence, planning time it is! 

If you are on the lookout for intriguing ways and places to celebrate this Eid with your friends and family, then we are glad to help you out! We have compiled the fantastic four festivals to be held on Eid-al-Fitr in Riyadh to make this special occasion a memorable one

1. Marching Carnival

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A festival that is being held for quite some time now in Riyadh on every Eid, and undoubtedly leaves our spirits awakened. This festival would consist of kids’ favorite cartoon and comic characters marching forth in a captivating manner. With the spirit of carnival, and the essence of culture, kids and adults (who decide to accompany them), both are bound to fall in love with this festival. A plethora of shows such as military shows, Hajana shows, folklore shows and light and sound events will also be held at the same carnival. The main attraction of this place lies in the goodies that would be handed over to your little ones. After all, no kid has ever hated those tangy candies and exciting toys! Also, you can indulge in the finest traditional delicacies lined up here while you watch the shows evolve.

Place: Prince Turki Ibn Adulaziz St.

Timings: 7:15 pm- 12pm

2. Layali-al-Eid



Attention, ladies of Riyadh! Layali-al-Eid is an exclusive event that will be held only for females and needless to say, is bound to leave you enthralled. Here you’ll find passionate female singers of Riyadh, and the hidden talents of the vibrant city that will leave you inspired. Apart from having performers, you’ll find a cozy place for your kids to have the time of their lives. Exciting events and games for kids and women are right on the bay! Layali-Al-Eid will be held from 25th-27th June, 2017.

Place: King Fahd Cultural Centre

Timings: 5pm-11pm.

3. Dinner in the Sky



This has been quite a sensation for a while, hasn’t it? Well, now that it has hit the capital city of KSA, why would it not be the talk of the town?! This Eid, gather your loved ones and ramp-up for an adventurous and memorable dinner in the sky, by which you can fill your tummies to its happiness 50 meters above the ground level! Exciting, isn’t it? Don’t miss out this wondrous opportunity that you can get to experience in the King Fahd Cultural Centre.

The offers will be open for the first three days of Eid, so rush to the luck quickly!

Place: Kind Fahd Cultural Centre

Dates: First 3 days of Eid.

4. Folkloric Performance


Every once in a while, letting our souls feel the essence of our tradition leaves us nostalgically impressed. Celebrate your Eid-Al-Fitr with the dazzling folkloric performance that would be showcased in Al-Jazira District. The Heritage Village in here will give you just the perfect glimpse of the culture, wealth, and richness of KSA. Apart from these, your kids can have an absolute memorable time by participating in the plethora of games and competitions that will be held there. Filled with grandeur and authenticity, the theater rooms and wide screens will keep your senses refurbished as they alternate between various shows.

Place: Al- Jazira District, Riyadh.


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