The future looks nothing short of entertaining.
Prepare for an exhilarating ride as Saudi Arabia’s leisure market enters a thrilling new phase. A wave of mega-tourism and entertainment developments are set to redefine the Kingdom.
Hold on tight as the Kingdom unveils its ambitious plan to introduce 24 mind-blowing theme parks, along with a staggering 420 cutting-edge entertainment centres and more than 35 jaw-dropping venues dedicated to pure enjoyment. It’s a bold statement that solidifies Saudi Arabia’s undeniable status as an absolute titan in the industry.
Prepare to be transported into a realm of pure cinematic bliss as Saudi Arabia sets its sights on unveiling a whopping 350 theatres and 2,500 screens in the next five years alone. This spectacular feat isn’t just about mesmerising visuals and breathtaking stories; it’s about transforming dreams into reality and igniting a blaze of economic prosperity.
But that’s not all. The gaming industry in Saudi Arabia is skyrocketing to unprecedented heights. Brace yourself for an electrifying surge as the billion-dollar gaming sector gears up for an astounding 250% growth by 2030. This growth, combined with the country’s goal of attracting over 100 million visitors annually by 2030, showcases Saudi Arabia’s commitment to diversifying its economy beyond oil through leisure and entertainment offerings.
By 2030, over 30,000 jobs will be created, ensuring that the magic of entertainment touches countless lives. And it just gets better. The impact of colossal ventures like The Red Sea Project, NEOM and Riyadh Entertainment City will send shockwaves through the world of tourism, igniting a wildfire of inbound and outbound travel experiences.
To further stimulate growth and collaboration within the industry, the upcoming SEA Expo in Riyadh’s International Convention Centre will serve as a major gathering for entertainment and leisure professionals in the Middle East. From 28 to 30 May, this gathering will be the ultimate hub for industry professionals.
GO: Visit www.saudientertainmentexpo.com for more information.