”Oasis Riyadh” event kicked-off yesterday in the heart of the Saudi capital’s desert, transforming a massive area of sand dunes into a captivating oasis scene. The event, supported by the General Entertainment Authority (GEA), and organized by the Global Events Company in cooperation with Seven Experience, has already become a favorite among entertainment-seekers, attracting noteworthy attendance from local and international tourists in the Kingdom.
The much-awaited event will continue throughout the cooler months till the end of March this year, and will form a main attraction for visitors who can enjoy unique dining experiences at an array of globally-acclaimed restaurants, some of which are coming to the Kingdom for the first time. The event is organized within a captivating atmosphere and beautiful scenery of sand dunes and palm trees, and is easily accessible by visitors via fully-paved roads.
Prominent names at Oasis Riyadh include Nammos, the Greek restaurant coming all the way from the beaches of Mykonos with delicious Mediterranean and seafood dishes. Japanese cuisine lovers will also be delighted with ZUMA and its selection of delectable dishes created by international chef Rayner Baker from London. The Oasis also features the famed Amazonico restaurant from Madrid, known for its unique vibe inspired by the Amazon forest.
The event also hosts Dubai’s acclaimed lounge Ninive which offers delicious oriental cuisines within an enchanting and harmonious setting and an external seating area. Another UAE label includes the famous Saddle Cafe which offers a wide selection of coffees and beverages alongside freshly prepared snacks and light bites within a cozy and inviting atmosphere.
In addition to restaurants, the event hosts creatively-designed lounging areas where visitors can unwind and enjoy stargazing and atmospheric music. Visitors can also shop for themed gifts and souvenirs available at the event’s shopping arcade.
Moreover, those looking for a prolonged and more immersive desert experience can book a tent at “The Glump” which includes luxury tents for groups to enjoy for a whole day.
GEA has been working on ensuring all its events embrace the highest hygiene and health standards to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, in addition to maintaining social distancing at all event sites to offer visitors the highest levels of safety and peace of mind.
For further information on “Oasis Riyadh” and other events and entertainment offerings, please visit enjoy.sa.