‘Riyadh Season extension limited to some areas’

Riyadh Safari
Updated 19 November 2019

‘Riyadh Season extension limited to some areas’

  • The ambitious 2019 Saudi Seasons initiative, the first of its kind in the region, was launched in February and includes 11 local seasons covering most parts of Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: The chairman of the General Entertainment Authority, Turki Al-Sheikh, announced on Tuesday the areas where Riyadh Season will be extended after its planned conclusion.
He said in a statement: “The season will end in mid-December as scheduled, but it will only be extended in some areas that are attracting more people increasingly. The areas are the following: Winter Wonderland, Al-Muraba’a, Riyadh Safari and Riyadh Sahara, where the season will be extended until Jan. 18, 2020, whereas it will be extended until the end of March 2020 in Riyadh Boulevard.”
The ambitious 2019 Saudi Seasons initiative, the first of its kind in the region, was launched in February and includes 11 local seasons covering most parts of the Kingdom. 


Saudi Arabia announces 36 more deaths from COVID-19

Updated 10 min 22 sec ago

Saudi Arabia announces 36 more deaths from COVID-19

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 257,269
  • A total of 3,269 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 36 more deaths from COVID-19 and 1,569 new cases of the disease on Wednesday.
Of the new cases, 78 were recorded in the capital Riyadh, 75 in Hail, 68 in Makkah and 66 in Jeddah.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 257,269 after 2,151 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 3,269 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.