6 spectacular things to do in Jeddah this weekend: August 10 to 12

Have a wonderful weekend everyone…

Get busy Jeddah as this weekend there are plenty of spectacular things to keep you occupied. Whether you’re looking to keep it cool this weekend with a leisurely lunch and a film or take a ride on the wild side with horseback riding and a music festival – the city has got you covered with things to do.

Here are 6 spectacular things to do in Jeddah this weekend… 

Thursday, August 10

Grab’n’go street food

Want to live like a local for the evening? Head to Adani Bar to experience street food like never before, at adani bar expect sandwiches, teas and mixed grill. We recommend you try their cheese toastie for the ultimate cheese pull experience.

Adani Bar, various locations in Jeddah. @adani.bar

Hi Barbie (finally)

It comes with great jubilation that we can finally say that the Barbie movie has finally hit the cinema screens across Saudi Arabia this weekend. This means, if you’re lucky enough to get seats you should take the opportunity to catch the Barbie movie in cinemas this weekend.


Friday, August 11

Jam out at Groove Gathering

This weekend there is an ultra-cool music event taking place this weekend in Al Frosiya Park. The event will showcase local DJs and their supporting talent in the park. Snatch up your tickets and get ready for a knockout evening.

Groove Gathering, Al Frosiya Park, 7pm. Book your tickets for Sar225 here

Splash out for a beach day

The weather is starting to take a turn for the better, which means it’s finally time to get back to the beach. This weekend splash out and book an evening at the Narcissus Beach Resort. The stunning beach club and resort has the choice of three different villas, where a one bed villa has its own private jacuzzi and of course breakfast

Narcissus Obhur Resort & Spa, Prince Abdullah Al-Faisal Street, Obhur Al-Shamaliyah, prices start from Sar2,128 per night. narcissushotels.com

Saturday, August 12

Treat yourself to a leisurely lunch

things to do in Jeddah weekend

Located on the Yacht Club and Marina, Le Comptoir de Nicole is a stunning venue option if you’re looking for somewhere to check out for a leisurely lunch at sundown this weekend – then this is the place for you. The restaurant is bright, airy and magical. For a full review, click here.

Le Comptoir De Nicole, Jeddah Yacht Club and Marina, Al Kurnaysh Br Rd, Ash Shati, open Sun to Thu 6pm to 1am, Fri and Sat 2pm to 1am. @comptoirdenicole.sa

Take a horseback riding class

things to do in Jeddah weekend

The Al-Jazeera Equestrian Centre is a fantastic option for those trying to delve into the great outdoors. Lessons start from Sar40 and you and your mates can all head out together for a magical horseback riding experience.

Al-Jazeera Equestrian Centre, Um Hableen, Jeddah, timings vary. visitsaudi.com

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