About GEA

GEA in tandem with
Saudi Vision 2030

The General Entertainment Authority was established by Royal Decree No. (A/133) on May 7, 2016, to regulate and develop the entertainment sector to be a self-sustaining industry, in cooperation with relevant government authorities and the private sector. Through our ambitious strategy, we avidly work to improve the quality of life for everyone while also contributing to economic development through creating investment opportunities and thousands of jobs to fulfill the goals of Saudi Vision 2030.

Vision

Promote social and economic growth throughout a world-class, self-sustaining entertainment industry

Mission

Cultivate Saudi entertainment through clear-cut strategies and expedient regulations to introduce inspiring offerings.

Objectives

Regulate and develop        the entertainment sector,    diversify entertainment options and  support national economy

Latest News

News

Turki Al Sheikh announces the launch of Riyadh Season on the 20th of October

September 27, 2021

HE Mr. Turki Al-Sheikh, Chairman of the General Entertainment Authority (GEA) announced the upcoming launch of Riyadh Season 2021 on the 20th of October under the slogan “Just Imagine More”. HE promised more details and big surprises to be revealed during a press conference set to take place on the 4th of October. Al-Sheikh also...

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Ministry of Interior sectors organize joint military musical show

September 27, 2021

In celebration of Saudi Arabia’s 91st National Day, and in a remarkable participation regarded as the first of its kind, the Saudi Ministry of Interior organized a joint military musical show for all its security sectors accompanied by an exhibition that showcased the Kingdom’s past, present, and future. The event, organized as part of the...

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Riyadh Season announce Paris Saint-Germain’s participation in Riyadh Season Cup

September 17, 2021

Riyadh Season is pleased to announce Paris Saint-Germain’s participation in Riyadh Season Cup. The one-match tournament will feature Paris Saint-Germain prestigious roster to play against the stars of Al Hilal SFC and Al Nassr FC, the two biggest football clubs in the region as a part of the serial of amazing events planned for Riyadh...

News

Turki Al Sheikh announces the launch of Riyadh Season on the 20th of October

September 27, 2021

News

Ministry of Interior sectors organize joint military musical show

September 27, 2021

News

Riyadh Season announce Paris Saint-Germain’s participation in Riyadh Season Cup

September 17, 2021

Entertainment Portal

Your Easy Ticket Into The Entertainment Business

The Entertainment Portal is a digital platform through which investors can easily process the paperwork needed for entertainment activities and services. The portal streamlines the process for obtaining licenses, permits, and accreditation, and for submitting grievances, enquiries, and follow-up requests. Requirements and guidelines for operating in the sector can be accessed via the portal.

Mega Events

Live Shows

Oct 21, 2021
Ongoing

Shows and Performances

May 12, 2021
Apr 01, 2021
Ongoing

Entertainment Centers

Mar 22, 2021

Never miss an event with Enjoy Saudi

Explore Saudi Arabia’s entertainment scene through this interactive events calendar. Enjoy Saudi will provide you with all the information regarding activities and events taking place around Saudi Arabia, all year long. You can also book your ticket for events through links available on the webpage.

Entertainment Sector

This guide directs investors to the financing facilities offered through GEA to fund entertainment projects. By directly supporting private enterprises undertaking Saudi entertainment projects [...]

The guide includes a list of service providers authorized by GEA to offer booking and ticketing services for entertainment facilities. This includes marketing and selling tickets online or through POS terminals.[...]

A unified source for all regulations and laws related to the entertainment sector, the page is regularly updated to include the latest guidelines issued by GEA [...]