The Jeddah Season 2022 was a huge success, with more than 200,000 visitors in the first three days of its opening. Jeddah Season is a recent project launched by the Tourism Authority to highlight the city of Jeddah and its rich heritage.
The Jeddah season 2022 is divided into nine zones, each of which hosts a variety of activities and events. We mentioned the opening of the Art Promenade Jeddah event in a previous article. And in this article, we will discuss the start of one of the most important events of Jeddah season 2022, the City Walk event.
If you want to go to City Walk, keep reading this article to learn more about the event. Where we will discover about City Walk’s activities, events, and areas. In addition to working hours, City Walk admission prices, and event attendance conditions.
What is City Walk Jeddah?
City Walk Jeddah is the largest area of the Jeddah season 2022, which takes place in Obhur Al Shamaliah and begins in May 2022. The City Walk area includes numerous activities and events spread across nine distinct areas that can be visited.
City Walk is the ideal location for enjoyment, excitement, adventure, horror, fashion, and other activities. Furthermore, the City Walk area is one of the tourist areas in Jeddah and is suitable for all family members due to the variety of activities available.
The City Walk area has received much interest from visitors to the Jeddah Season because it is a new experience for the people of Jeddah, and there are some strange events taking place for the first time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In addition to events and activities, the area has restaurants, cafes, and shops. Furthermore, you will not be bothered by traffic as you enter the City Walk area, as there are parking lots at City Walk Jeddah that can accommodate a large number of cars.
City Walk Jeddah Areas and Events
1- City Walk Entrance
The City Walk area is distinguished by its wonderful and distinctive facade, as the entrance is large and spacious, and there are moving clocks, metal models, and innovative designs that attract visitors’ attention in the entrance yard. As you enter the area, you can also see the masquerade parade. Visitors are greeted with acrobatic movements performed by people dressed in fancy dress.
2- Anime Village
Anime Village is one of the City Walk areas in Jeddah Season 2022, which opened on May 19, 2022. The activities will last 45 days at City Walk Jeddah’s Anime Village. There are numerous activities and events in the anime village, such as:
1- A costume masquerade parade will take place on the way from the anime village to the City Walk area.
2- Listen to Rasha Rizk’s songs, which transport you to the world of childhood and anime. In City Walk, she sang a famous anime song.
3- Display Japanese horror manga stories
4- Live anime character shows and interaction with them
5- Making drawings of anime characters on the walls
6- The presence of Japanese-product stores
7- Consuming food and beverages in an anime-themed Japanese restaurant
8- The presence of VR-enabled interactive games
9- Organizing 300 anime village concerts and events
10- Because of the presence of Japanese animation, all activities in the anime village are in Japanese style.
3- Fashion District
The fashion show showcasing Saudi designs is the most visible and important event at City Walk Jeddah. Exotic and rare clothing is also on display, as designs from the 1990s. Fashion Village’s products are unparalleled and unavailable in regular stores. You can also learn about the latest fashion trends, interact with famous designers, and benefit from their expertise and advice on clothing coordination in the Fashion Village. Where international artist Sarah Shekel, who presents designs that reflect Saudi culture and traditions, was hosted.
4- The Horror Village
Scary shows are available at the Horror Village in City Walk Jeddah. There are ghosts and zombies where there are abandoned houses. There are also terrifying interactive shows for visitors to get a wonderful and unique experience of the horror atmosphere that we see in horror movies, such as zombies and ghosts chasing.
There’s also the City Walk Jeddah Restaurant (Horror Restaurant), which serves food in an unusual way with a menu inspired by horror films, as well as models and images of famous and prominent horror movie heroes. The Walk City horror scene is the best place for horror fans to get a true horror movie experience.
5- DJ Music
You will enjoy listening to music from the most famous international singers at City Walk Jeddah. A Russian singing group performs music for visitors to City Walk events. Ulyana Avrina, a Russian artist, was among those who took part in the events, which were well received by the Saudi audience. She mentioned how wonderful the atmosphere was in the City Walk area and how interactive the audience was.
The concerts and rhythm playing with a massive sound system will last for 60 days. So don’t pass up the chance to enjoy the wonderful music and have an unforgettable experience by watching the big musical show “Broadway.”
6- City Walk Live Experiences (Jeddah Live)
There are many theater shows in Jeddah for drama and comedy fans. Where the play “Who are you, my love?” is performed, a play about the late artist Abdel Halim Hafez. In addition to numerous Arab and international productions. Such as the supermarket play, the refrigerator play, Peace Square, and the play “Among Some People,” which stars the renowned Saudi artist Nasser Al-Qasabi.
Some shows and visual experiences, such as motorcycle shows, car shows, and light shows, are held in Jeddah live for visitors to the region. There is a karaoke event in City Walk with 300 songs where visitors can try their hand at singing and discover their talents.
7- Splash Water Village
Summer fun would be incomplete without water games. Splash Water Village, located within City Walk Jeddah, provides specials, activities, and water games. Water skiing, water barrels, and water guns are examples. The artistic show “Soap Bubbles,” a show of music and drums playing in the water, is being held for the first time.
8- Adventure Village
City Walk Jeddah has not forgotten about those who seek adventure and excitement. Where adventurers can participate in activities and events. The hot balloon ride, which takes place at a height of 150 meters above the ground and is the first balloon ride in Jeddah, is one of the Adventure Village’s most popular activities. So, if you like adventure, are brave, and enjoy heights, go to the Adventure Village in City Walk Jeddah and ride the balloon.
Trampolines for jumpers and kinetic shows are also available in the adventure area. Along with a karaoke cube and a Hot Wheels challenge. Adventure Village is a never-ending source of entertainment where you can take in all of the action.
9- Entertainment areas
The activities and events at City Walk Jeddah are not just for adults, but for the family members. Where there are numerous activities and events for children, such as face painting. There is also a special area for children’s entertainment.
When visiting City Walk, you should dine at the most popular Arab and international City Walk Jeddah restaurants. There are also shops in the area for shopping. In addition to watching movies on a massive LED screen. Inside City Walk, there is also the largest interactive waterfall with a height of 50 meters.
Conditions for Participating in City Walk Jeddah
The people of Jeddah were eagerly awaiting the opening of City Walk in the Jeddah season of 2022 in order to discover the special events that would take place there. As a result, the event organizers established terms and conditions for event attendees to ensure that no problems arose. Once the visitor has obtained the entry ticket, he must abide by the following terms and conditions:
1- It is prohibited to return or exchange tickets after they have been purchased.
2- Tickets are non-refundable for any reason.
3- Children under the age of 12 are admitted for free entrance.
4- Follow the instructions in the activities.
5- Food, drink, and backpacks are not permitted.
6- Large devices and tools, such as professional cameras and video equipment, are not permitted.
7- When you book a specific event, you must attend at the time specified.
8- Resale tickets are not permitted.
9- The event can only be attended on the date of the ticket reservation. As a result, the ticket holder must confirm the event’s date and time.
10- It is strictly prohibited to bring in dangerous or prohibited tools, which will be confiscated immediately.
11- All prices are inclusive of VAT.
12- The event organizers disclaim responsibility for any injury or loss of personal property caused by one of the event visitors.
13- Once the visitor obtains the ticket, he agrees to take photographs and publish them on the official website of the Jeddah season or on the Jeddah season’s social media platforms.
14- If the event is canceled or postponed, the ticket value will be refunded to the electronic wallet as a credit that can be used in future events or when the event is rescheduled.
15- If any of the preceding conditions are violated, the event organizers have the authority to take appropriate action.
City Walk working hours
During the Jeddah season of 2022, the City Walk area is open daily from 6 P.M. to 2 A.M. You can also find the event’s location and directions using the City Walk Jeddah map.
Tickets at City Walk Jeddah
On weekdays, tickets to City Walk cost 50 riyals per person. On weekends, admission is 100 Saudi riyals per person. Tickets can also be purchased on the Jeddah City Walk website.
In this article, we discussed the opening of the City Walk event, the largest event of the Jeddah season 2022, in terms of event areas, activities, and working hours, as well as ticket prices. We also mentioned the conditions for attending the event, as well as the right of the event organizers to take appropriate action against violators.
The activities of City Walk Jeddah will end on June 30, 2022. As a result, dear reader, hurry up to attend the events and take advantage of the special offers and activities being held for the first time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. You can also learn more about the events of the Jeddah season 2022, which is one of the most powerful tourism projects implemented by the Saudi government, transforming Jeddah into one of the most important tourist attractions.