If you are living in Saudi Arabia then you must be waiting for the Janadriyah cultural heritage festival of Saudi Arabia because it is one of those festivals in Saudi Arabia where everyone is welcomes to get more familiar with the rich culture of Saudi Arabia. The festival is not limited to food or the shopping items but there are many activities to do. People of all ages can attend and enjoy the fun the festivals. There have been special days set for men, women, families and school trips to engage the maximum people to join the festival. The festival week has been already started from the first Friday of February and it will last till 17th February.
More than 3 million people attend this festival including guests from Gulf and other Middle East countries. This time, people from other countries has been also invited to showcase their culture to the world through Janadriyah cultural heritage festival of Saudi Arabia.
The opening ceremony of Janadriyah cultural heritage festival of Saudi Arabia has already took place on 2nd February 2017. We are witness of great gathering of people not just from the different cities of Saudi Kingdom but also from other countries as well.
- Men: From 3rd February to 5th February. Timing is 4 PM to 12 Midnight
The activities on men days have been designed and arrange according to the choice and interest of men who will attend this festivals. These three days only men are allowed to enter at the venue place.
- Families and Women: 6th February to 17th February. Timing is 4PM to 12 Midnight.
There are different activities, food stalls, sopping stalls and activities have been set for families and women only. The men are allowed to enter in these days too but only if they come with family.
- School Visits: 5th February to 9th February. Timing is 4PM to 12 Midnight.
If you wants to bring your school to the festival in groups then these days has been set for you. You do not need to contact with the authorities for bringing the school groups in the festivals. But telling them could help both to get better entertainment and to do more activities.
The Janadriyah Village is located on Janadriyah Rd, opposite the Salwa Garden Village North of Riyadh, approximately 40 km from the city center.