Time: February 20, 2018
Saudis of all ages can look forward to an unprecedented year of culture and entertainment in the Kingdom as the General Entertainment Authority (GEA) prepares to announce its 2018 entertainment calendar of more than 5,000 events on the 22nd February 2018. The calendar offers a diverse line-up of live entertainment ever seen in Saudi Arabia, has been designed to appeal to all of Saudi society and incudes events for families, youth and kids.
The General Entertainment Authority, one of the entities supporting the Quality of Life Vision Realization Program, aims at setting goals and drawing strategies that contribute to the development of the entertainment industry in the Kingdom by diversifying investment opportunities and creating a diverse and sustainable sector, in addition to helping achieve the Vision 2030 goals through the significant contribution of the entertainment sector to the economy and its positive impact on economic diversification and the gross domestic product (GDP) annually.
In planning its 2018 entertainment calendar, the General Entertainment Authority has taken into consideration various standards to ensure the diversity and high quality of the activities so to suit the interests of all segments and categories of the society.