His Excellency Advisor Turki Alalshikh, Chairman of General Entertainment Authority, announced the launch date for the activities of Fan Festival zone, which is dedicated to football fans and enthusiasts of the World Cup. The activities of the zone begin in conjunction with the World Cup, on November 20, at Mrsool Park Stadium in the capital, Riyadh.
Fan Festival allows Riyadh Season visitors to watch the matches in a public atmosphere that is accompanied by many sporting events, activities and exhibitions, with distinct entertainment options that allow fans to enjoy the World Cup matches and the zone’s activities that continue until December 18, 2022.
In an interactive atmosphere, the Fan Festival zone has set up a huge theater that includes three giant screens to watch the World Cup matches, while visitors will be able to enjoy many artistic and roaming performances accompanying the World Cup events.
The virtual arena is an attractive competitive area for fans of electronic sports. It allows visitors to meet amateurs and professionals in FIFA and Fortnite tournaments and many famous games that employ VR technologies. The Sensorial Field provides a modern experience on an interactive floor where visitors can test their technical and football skills against players.
In Fashion Hive, visitors can shop from stores that display clothes and shoes from local and international brands. Visitors will also enjoy roaming performances by professional performers. The Play Zone allows visitors to enjoy various challenges, such as Football Billiards, Football Bowling, Football Darts, Teqball and Panna Cages.
The zone offers a memory refresh experience through its museums, in addition to the career of the Argentine legend Maradona through display screens that deal with his eventful career from beginning to end. It also includes a museum for Newcastle Club that displays 10 figures of the club’s most famous players. Tickets can be booked via the link: