8 Best Things To Do In Saudi Arabia This July

Saudi Arabia provides a diverse lineup of events that captivate residents and visitors

by Priyanka Fernandes
8 Best Things To Do In Saudi Arabia This July

Discover the vibrant tapestry of events unfolding across Saudi Arabia this month, offering a kaleidoscope of cultural, entertainment, and recreational experiences. From local traditions to international events, Saudi Arabia provides a diverse lineup of festivals, concerts, exhibitions, and sporting events that captivate residents and visitors. Whether you’re into history, art, performances, or other exciting things to do, there’s something for everyone to enjoy each month in Saudi Arabia.

1. Professional Fighters League in Riyadh


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The PFL Regular Season MENA returns with lightweights and heavyweights battling it out in the cage. Featuring seven Middle East Champions, including the celebrated Hattan Al Saif and Saudi MMA legend Mostafa Nada, this event promises intense competition as twenty-four fighters from twelve countries vie for playoff spots. Every fight is pivotal as fighters aim to secure their path to the PFL MENA belt.

Where: Ar Rafiah, Riyadh 12752, Saudi Arabia
When: 12th July from 5:30 pm to12:00 am
Cost: Starts from SAR 50

2. Nafas Event 2024

Nafas Event
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Enjoy Nafs Adventures, nestled in the heart of nature, offering various services, including restaurants, cafes, kid’s entertainment, and breathtaking views of Tihama and the Green Mountain. Indulge in diverse culinary delights, engage with local artisans through workshops and live demonstrations, and delight children with a dedicated area with entertaining activities tailored to their ages and energy levels.

Where: Aseer- Saudi Arabia
When: Until 30th August
Cost: Starts from SAR 155

3. Joy Plex

Joy Plex
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Step into a special zone meticulously designed to blend fun with learning and interactivity, providing an unparalleled and delightful experience for kids and their families. This multifaceted, vibrant zone is carefully crafted to forge unforgettable family memories. It encompasses four distinct areas: the enchanting world of Barbie, the exuberant universe of Blippi, the fascinating realm of Slime, and the exhilarating Challenge Zone, each offering unique attractions and activities.

Where:  9221 Prince Naif Rd, Jeddah 23814, Saudi Arabia
When: Weekdays from 6 pm to 1 am and weekends from 6 pm to 2 am
Cost: Starts from SAR 65

4. Imagine Monet


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Imagine Monet, directed by Annabelle Mauger and Julien Baron, is the world’s first digital immersive exhibition showcasing over 200 masterpieces by Claude Monet. Using advanced Image Totale technology with 360° projections, visitors are immersed in Monet’s iconic works, such as Impression, Sunrise, and the Water Lilies series. This exhibition is for all ages. It includes a “discovery room” for insights into Monet’s life and art before entering the immersive space.

Where:  Jeddah Corniche
When: Until 28th July
Cost: Starts from SAR 25

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5. Deirtna Market

Deirtna Market
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Experience the Deiratna Market event, where past meets present with entertainment, six shopping booths, two shopping carts, and interactive handicraft experiences like pottery and wicker making. Enjoy authentic dining at restaurants and cafes, capture moments in the photography area, and explore a museum showcasing 1980s heritage and history. The theatre area, designed in traditional Asiri houses with modern elements, hosts musical performances celebrating authentic Asiri heritage.

Where: Aseer- Saudi Arabia
When: Until 30th August
Cost: Starts from SAR 35

6. Locanda Royal Hotel

Locanda Royal Hotel
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“Locanda Royal Hotel” offers more than just accommodation; it’s a realm of surprises and excitement. Prepare to explore new experiences with interactive and sensory journeys. Uncover a one-of-a-kind adventure and immerse yourself in amusement and exhilaration at the Locanda Royal Hotel. Embark on an unforgettable expedition and discover new places you never knew existed.

Where: City Walk, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
When: Until 17th August
Cost: Starts from SAR 91

7. 180 Beach Club in Khobar


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Come and experience the thrill of Season Five at 180 Beach Club, located in Khobar City. This season, we are offering upgraded facilities and extra entertainment, including an indoor lounge area, a private beach swimming section with up to 300 sunbeds, various dining options, live shows, DJs, and a range of activities such as jet skis, kayaks, soccer, and volleyball.

Where: 4542 King Fahd Road, Al Sufun, 7891, Al Khobar 34761, Saudi Arabia
When: Until 20th July
Cost: Starts from SAR 103

8. Hans Zimmer’s Best Works


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Experience the enchantment of live, multi-sensory musical performances at stunning locations in Riyadh with Candlelight concerts. Reserve your tickets now to immerse yourself in Hans Zimmer’s Best Works at The Ritz-Carlton Riyadh, bathed in the soft glow of candlelight. Enhance your evening with an optional dinner package offered exclusively for this concert.

Where: The Ritz-Carlton Riyadh
When: 11th July from 7 pm to 9 pm
Cost: Starts from SAR 275

Explore the top things to do in Saudi Arabia this month, from cultural festivals to thrilling adventures. Dive into the country’s diverse offerings and make the most of your time with unique experiences that showcase its rich heritage and natural beauty.

Cover Image Courtesy: Imagine Monet and 180 Beach Club

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