Riyadh Season's opening week in 2023 attracts one million global visitors
Riyadh, November 06, 2023, Turki Alalshikh, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Entertainment Authority (GEA), announced that the inaugural week of Riyadh Season 2023, which commenced on October 28 under the theme "Big Time," drew an impressive one million visitors from various parts of the world.
The fourth edition of Riyadh Season commenced with great fanfare, featuring a grand opening ceremony and the globally acclaimed showdown, "The Battle of the Baddest." In this epic battle, Tyson Fury emerged victorious, defeating Francis Ngannou and earning the coveted Riyadh Season Belt.
During the season's opening week, visitors had the opportunity to indulge in a wide array of shows and entertainment offerings that transported them to diverse global realms, all within a single location. These zones presented a rich tapestry of entertainment options, encompassing competitions, games, culinary delights, cafes, musical concerts, captivating theatrical performances, and international exhibitions.
The appeal of this season's attractions extended beyond national boundaries, attracting visitors from across the globe who sought to immerse themselves in the excitement and cultural diversity offered by Riyadh Season.