Jeddah is the second largest city of Saudi Arabia. It is also the commercial capital of the state and is one of the most liked tourists destination. The city features a number of wonderful landmarks, fascinating sights and other entertaining activities including amusement parks, museums, shopping centers and much more. Millions of visitors come to the city for both business and leisure purposes. The city of Jeddah is host to a number of events and festivals arranged all around the year in different parts of the city. One of the most famous festivals arranged in the city of Jeddah is the Jeddah Summer Tourism Festival.
This festival first began in Jeddah in the year 2000 and since then it has been famous among both the tourists as well as residents of the city. The festival attracts millions of visitors from different parts of the world. The Jeddah Summer Tourism Festival is organized every year on the months of June and July, the summer season as the name suggests. The event begins with an amazing and fascinating sight of fireworks at the Jeddah Corniche. This striking view is a must to see and the beautifully lighten skyline of the city of Jeddah dictates the beginning of a grand event of entertainment. The Jeddah Summer Tourism Festival features a variety of recreational and entertainment activities for its visitors. Some of the major attractions of the festival include circus, musical shows and Kids Theater. The festival houses a number of different events including cultural events, sports events, religious programs artistic and entertainment events to provide unlimited entertainment to the visitors. Tourists can also enjoy the traditional dishes of the city at the festival. Also they can view the local handicrafts and art crafts. The Jeddah Summer Tourism Festival also features a surprise event for its tourists and it offers different variety of entertainment for them.
The summer usually wasn’t able to attract visitors in the city due to the high humidity in the climate and too hot weather. But now since the Jeddah Summer Tourism Festival has begun, the arrival of the tourists in Jeddah has tremendously increased in summer season as well. The festival is a complete entertaining package and all the activities are fun filled thus providing enjoyment and delight for its tourists. Apart from entertainment, there is also an educational and learning value associated with the activities carried out for children at the festival, thus providing them a learning fun filled environment. Thus when you are planning your visit to the city, make sure you attend the Jeddah Summer Tourism Festival and it would really make your tour a memorable one.