What's On Off the Track at Saudi Cup Weekend
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In collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, The Saudi Cup offers a wide range of activities throughout the Obaiya Enclosure for all guests to enjoy.

Live Music featuring ‘‘Saheel’’

From traditional folk performances to contemporary acts and live DJs, this is a celebration of the best of Saudi music past, present and future. Look out for ‘’Saheel" a contemporary music performance exploring the close relationship between purebred Arbian horses and local people which draws inspiration from tales passed down through generations.


Immerse yourself within two innovative art experiences as "Window of Culture," and "Luminous Patterns" showcase artistic works inspired by the traditional Qitān al-Bisht.
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Al Berdakh

The region takes its name from the last stage of the Bisht industry, specifically the polishing of Zari. The exhibition offers handicrafts, live Saudi music experiences and introduces visitors to Saudi culture through a virtual reality encounter on Snapchat.

100 Brands Fashion

An absolute favourite each year as over 100 emerging or established Saudi designers and brands showcase their talents with a spectacular exhibition of inspiring raceday wear across luxury fashion, ready-to-wear clothing, footwear, bags, perfumes, and jewelry and accessories.

Walk of Fame

Dress up, look your best and celebrate with friends and family. This spectacular red-carpet arrival moment is the bustling focal point for media, celebrities, and visitors. A fashion competition, in collaboration with Hia magazine, includes categories for Best Outfit, Most Unconventional Outfit and Best Accessory. Look out too for the return of Glambot, the hugely popular robotic camera for the ultimate digital memento of your day!


This area blends Saudi Arabian art and authentic heritage, showcasing adorned horse saddles with exquisite artistic works that embody Saudi stories and heritage created by Saudi artists. Look out for the live painting demonstration.
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Retail Therapy

Shop till you drop at Saudi Cup. We have a selection of hand-selected vendors offering artisan local gifts, a pop-up by Artfina, and all your official Saudi Cup merchandise. The Cultural Store brings together local shops to showcase and sell creative products in conjunction with "Designed in Saudi" by The Architecture and Design Commission.

Family Zone

A safe, fun and high-octane family area for children to play. Children embark on creative experiences within the world of horses and equestrianism exploring workshops and interactive activities including VR and projection mapping, photography and design.
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Founding Day Pavilion

Delve deeper into historical stories depicted on a canvas by 10 Saudi artists. In collaboration with the King Abdulaziz Foundation for Research and Archives (Darah), these interactive experiences will present history in an easy, contemporary and interactive way. Learn about manuscript preservation techniques, historical artifacts, and the art of historical inscriptions and inks.
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Photos with The Saudi Cup

Grab a selfie with the iconic Saudi Cup trophy in front of the Grandstand.
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Irth Restaurant

A walk-up restaurant that embodies the best values of hospitality of KSA through the heritage of culinary arts. It will offer a diverse menu of Saudi Arabian dishes, such as Hail's Kibbeh, Mtabaq, Qursan, Marasig, Kleeja, and other famous traditional dishes

Ministry of Culture Executive Lounge

A cultural forum that brings together a select group of influencers, designers, and participants in the 100 Brand Exhibition creating an opportunity for cultural exchange and engagement in various activations within a trackside pavilion that combines art, dialogue, and music (Invitation only)