5 Best Things To Do In Saudi Arabia This May

From exhilarating sports showdowns to pulsating parties and cultural festivals, there's something for everyone to enjoy

by Priyanka Fernandes
5 Best Things To Do In Saudi Arabia This May

Experience the excitement and vibrancy of Saudi Arabia this May with a diverse array of events and activities sure to captivate residents and visitors alike. From exhilarating sports showdowns to pulsating parties and cultural festivals, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here are the five best things to do in Saudi Arabia this May.

1. Ring Of Fire

On 18th May 2024, Riyadh will witness an epic showdown between two of the greatest boxers. The reigning heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury, will take on the talented Oleksandr Usyk in a fight that promises nothing short of spectacular. The excitement is palpable as fans eagerly anticipate this battle of champions, which will undoubtedly be one for the history books. Stay tuned for what is sure to be an outstanding match.

Where: Al Malqa, Riyadh 13516, Saudi Arabia
When: 18th May at 9 pm
Cost: Starts at SAR70

2. Al-Nassr vs Al-Wahdah

Experience the thrill of live football as Al-Nassr and Al-Wahdah face off at Alawwal Park Stadium in Riyadh for the Roshn Saudi League Round 30 match. The game kicks off at 9:00 pm, but the gates open at 6:00 pm for you to soak in the atmosphere. This game promises to be a rollercoaster of skill, passion, and unforgettable moments. Grab your tickets early and be part of this football extravaganza.

Where: Alawwal Park Stadium
When: 4th May at 9 pm
Cost: Starts at SAR35

3. DREAM At Boulevard City Riyadh


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Join the excitement at Dirab Circuit Square in Riyadh for an electrifying party featuring star DJ Mk and local talents. The main hall boasts state-of-the-art lighting and sound technology, crafting a dynamic atmosphere. Attendees can savour delectable delights from food trucks, witness captivating live performances, and marvel at dazzling laser displays, promising an unforgettable experience. 

Where:  Dirab Road, Riyadh 19698, Saudi Arabia
When: 10th May at 8 pm
Cost: Starts at SAR250

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4. WADI Alreem Festival in Riyadh

WADI Al reem Festival
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Experience the Wadi Al Reem Festival’s seasonal fusion every weekend. Enjoy musical performances, circus acts, acrobatics, international shows, free-style dancing, rap battles, art displays, and children’s entertainment at competitive prices. Witness a unique blend of Arab influences from Africa and Asia for a memorable experience.

Where: WADI Alreem Festival, Al-Masani- Riyadh
When: Until 31st May
Cost: Starts at SAR10

5. Bundt Bakery

Great news for the residents of Jeddah! Bundt Bakery is thrilled to announce the opening of its newest location at The Village Mall in Al Asalah. Known for its irresistible classic bundt cakes, Bundt Bakery offers a mouth-watering array of flavours, including Dates Chocolate Nut Cake, Lemon Raspberry Cake, and Vintage Carrots Vanilla Cake. You can indulge in their cakes in mini bundt sizes for a delightful treat and unique flavours. Don’t miss the chance to treat yourself to the delectable offerings at Bundt Bakery.

Where: Village Mall in Al Asalah
When: Saturday from 9 am to 1:30 am, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 9 am to 1 am, Wednesday from 9 am to 12 am and Friday from 1 pm to 2 am
Cost: On-Demand

May in Saudi Arabia is a month of excitement and entertainment, with many things to do. Thrilling sporting events like Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk and Roshn Saudi League matches exist. DREAM at Boulevard City Riyadh offers electrifying parties with top DJs. Enjoy unforgettable moments and cherished memories in Saudi Arabia this May with family and friends.

Cover Image Courtesy: Alawwal Park Stadium and Riyadh Season

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