Events & Happenings

Destination #TGIT: What’s Going On, Sharqiya? – Photobook Photography Article

Hello Sharqawies! Here are your updates for the weekend and the upcoming week, of what’s happening in Sharqiya. Event of the Week: Future Bakery Summer Camp Photo Credit: Instagram orchidkids Design, Build & Bake For all technology, design, and robot lovers out there.. we have some amazing news for you! Orchid Kids are collaborating with Bright Up to bring you an exciting summer camp dedicated to all things fun. Girls from 4 – 10 years oldBoys from 4 – 7…

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Destination #TGIT: What’s Going On, Riyadh? – Photobook Photography Article

By Khadija Mohamed Here’s a list of things to do and places to be to inspire you when you’re planning out this weekend! Movie to Watch at the Cinema: Spiderman: Far from Home For all fans of superhero movies and Marvel, taking a trip to the cinema to watch Spiderman: Far from Home will be a great way to begin your weekend. Don’t worry if you’re still reeling from the intensity of Avengers: Endgame; Spider Man: Far from Home is…

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Zawia 97 Craft Exhibit at Historic Jeddah Season – Photobook Photography Article

The Historical Jeddah Season which opened successfully to a huge crowd on June 8, 2019 aims to showcase and educate the rich culture and history of Al Balad which has been deemed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. One of the interesting workshops being held at the Historic Jeddah Season is the Zawia 97 Craft Exhibit at Bait Al Sharqi. This heritage building, which sits on the corner after 97 degrees from the direction of the Kaaba in Mecca,…

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Destination #TGIT: What’s Going On, Jeddah? – Photobook Photography Article

By Deena Dakhiel Spending the summer in Jeddah but not sure what to do? Destination’s got you covered! This summer, Jeddah has had the privilege of hosting Jeddah Season! So much has been going on in the city that it’s almost difficult to keep up. Along with the season activities, the locals are keeping busy with so much more the city has to offer this summer.  Event of the Week Durrah 2 Beach Festival  Enjoy the local rap scene for…

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Stilts Band Parade and CYR Wheel at Historic Jeddah Season – Photobook Photography Article

The fun never ends at the Historic Jeddah Season this summer. With a few more days of excitement left, the Season has in store a wide range of activities filled with lots of laughter, entertainment and delight. The CYR Wheel artists at Historic Jeddah Season will enthrall you with their feat. A display of sheer talent, the brilliant artist’s, swirls around performing their act of balance and precision, amusing all visitors watching their performance. A must watch show for families…

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The Historic Jeddah Season Celebrations to Conclude Soon – Photobook Photography Article

Enjoy the last few days of great summer fun and entertainment. The first edition of the Historic Jeddah Season will soon conclude in a few days and everyone is urged to make the most of the last fun filled activities. Celebrating the unique culture and heritage of Jeddah in the historic Al Balad district, a UNESCO World Heritage Site has indeed served as a gateway to the Kingdom. A celebration of sorts, the Historic Jeddah Season showcased art, technology, musicals,…

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Al Comedy Club Comes to Historic Jeddah Season – Photobook Photography Article

The Historic Jeddah Season continues to make your summers memorable and fun filled. The Al Balad district, a UNESCO World Heritage Site has been transformed into a world of entertainment, leisure and history. As we approach the grand finale of the Season, the entertainment continues to gain momentum and bring families together. While visitors learn about Jeddah’s history through various shows and musicals, for those who prefer comedy, some interesting shows are in the pipeline. The Al Comedy Club joins…

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An Immersive Theater Experience at Bait Al Dahaleezi – Photobook Photography Article

There’s been a murder in the house of Al Dahaleezi family and things are not what they seem and everyone in Al-Balad is a suspect.  Welcome to BAIT AL DAHALEEZI, an immersive theater where the audience is part of the performance, stuck in a strange world where mysterious things keep happening.  The Jeddah Season Festival visitors have been offered an unworldly tour to the first of its kind immersive theater experience in Al-Balad where they are summoned to the Bait…

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