Prep your tummies for the Saudi Feast Food Festival

The festival starts at the end of the month…

Riyadh foodies, listen up. You don’t want to miss this; the Saudi Feast Food Festival is coming back to town.

Happening from Thursday November 23 until Saturday December 2, the unique experience will take you on a journey through Saudi cuisine.

The largest festival of its kind in the Middle East, at the Saudi Feast Food Festival, you can sample various dishes from all regions of the Kingdom made by local and international chefs. You can look forward to incredible recreational, cultural, and educational activities for all ages in the gorgeous winter weather.

Walk through several festival areas while you discover the various sections of the delightful Saudi cuisine, including an amazing restaurant area. Must-check-out spots include the Aklna Heritage Area, stores, and the Olive Exhibition, where you can explore a wide variety of olives from all over the region.

Other areas are set to include a productive business area, the main stage, the table area (an interactive cooking experience), an area designated for children, the workshops area, the competitions area, the Gourmand Awards area, and a designated Greek area too.

General Admission pass prices start at SAR35. If you’re driving to the event, a valet ticket will cost SAR150, and if you’re feeling extra, splurge for the VIP ticket for SAR400 which includes valet parking service, designated parking, private outdoor sessions, a fast track for the restaurant area, a guided tour of the site and access to golf carts to move around within the festival site.

Saudi Feast Food Fesitval, King Saud University, until Dec 2, daily 4pm to midnight. Book your tickets starting at SAR35 here

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