Diriyah Season 2022, the second edition, is scheduled to kick off on Thursday, October 20, and will last to February 22, 2023, with holding several international sports tournaments and diversified entertainment events that target visitors from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and abroad at the historical Diriyah, the distinguished global tourist destination.
The Diriyah Season 2022 is back again with the inauguration ceremony that will include announcing a pack of tournaments and events that target visitors of various age groups over four consecutive months.
On the occasion, Prince Abdulaziz Bin Turki Al-Faisal, Chairman of the Diriyah Season Committee, said: "We are happy for the approach of the opening of the Diriyah Season 2022 in the historical city that enjoys a big history and prestigious heritage and geographical status for its being listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Centre," where holding the season for the second time stresses our keenness to highlight this prestigious history in a way that positively reflects on welcoming tourists from across the world.
The prince added: "The big successes of events and sports in Diriyah, through hosting Formula E and World Heavyweight Championship, in addition to hosting the first edition of the Diriyah Season, are considered a motive to organize the second season, which make me call on all audience from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and abroad to participate in this season and enjoy the events it offers."
For his part, CEO of Diriyah Gate Development Authority Jerry Inzerillo said that Diriyah is a proper location to host all regional and international occasions in all fields, saying: "We are excited to see big numbers of visitors flocking from across the world to see the new season, and we look forward to satisfy their passion with exciting sports and entertaining experiences".
Diriyah Season 2022 seeks to realize development and economic targets of Saudi Vision 2030 through developing the events sector in the entertainment, sports, tourists and cultural fields, in addition to providing attractive events that enhance the prosperity of the national economy and vitality of the society.