What’s on this week…8 leisure things to do. The youngsters are on midterm break. So this October weekend, we’ve put together a list of eight family-friendly activities in Riyadh.
Plenty of enjoyable activities this October weekends to keep the whole family occupied, from a new breakfast establishment and adventure movies to watch at the theatre to circus performances and thrills and excitement at amusement parks in Riyadh.
Table Of Content
- October 23, Sunday
- Visit this brand-new breakfast restaurant for a morning boost
- The DC Universe era has started
- Admire the acrobatic feats performed by Cirque du Soleil OVO
- Ebda Adventure Park offers a variety of activities
- Join Yauatcha in honoring Pink October
- Take Part in thrilling activities at Winter Wonderland
- See An Exhibit Of Urban Art
- Learn The Tale Of Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile
October 23, Sunday
Visit this brand-new breakfast restaurant for a morning boost
Have a breakfast habit? Come in at any time of the day to sample Resol’s fantastic array of breakfast foods.
However, if you’re looking for something a little more savory, the egg benedict bacon is two poached eggs with hollandaise sauce served on fresh English muffins and topped with micro herb salad will fill you up.
Of course, you must try the double espresso, which will wake you up before leaving.
- Saturday to Thursday, 8 am to 3.30 pm
- 2831 Prince Sultan Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz St, Al Woroud, Riyadh 12251.
The DC Universe era has started
The action-adventure Black Adam, starring Dwayne Johnson, is the first feature film to examine the history of a DC Super Hero. Teth Adam received the powerful gods’ powers in prehistoric Kahndaq.
Recommended: Riyadh Season’s Imagination Park
But after using these abilities for retribution, he was captured and transformed into Black Adam. After almost 5,000 years, Black Adam has evolved from a natural person to a myth and legend.
Since his release, the Justice Society consists of contemporary heroes like Dr. Fate (Pierce Brosnan), Hawkman (Aldis Hodge), Atom Smasher (Noah Centineo), and Cyclone.
He fought his one-of-a-kind brand of justice that formed out of wrath (Quintessa Swindell).
- Black Adam, Fantasy / Action / SciFi
- Rating PG12
- two h 05 min.
- Book your tickets here.
October 24, Monday
Admire the acrobatic feats performed by Cirque du Soleil OVO
Get your tickets for OVO, a production that is high-energy and high-acrobatic. This fascinating encounter is a colorful incursion into an insect’s new day.
OVO explores the wonder of biodiversity in all its contrasts and energy through jaw-dropping acrobatics that emphasizes the unique personalities and skills of chosen insect species.
OVO emanates remarkable flair to pique the interest, from powerful crickets leaping off trampolines to a captivating spider contorting inside her web.
- Until Dec 3, 4pm & 8pm
- Cirque du Soleil – OVO, Princess Nourah Bint Abdul Rahman University.
- Ticket prices start from SAR 50.
- Get tickets here.
Ebda Adventure Park offers a variety of activities
Kids of all ages can enjoy the entertaining activities at Ebda Adventure Park. Rock climbing, an indoor rope climbing wall, and an excellent XXL play cage are all available.
So grab your cameras and take pictures of your brave youngsters as they attempt balance beams and zip lines. Trainers are also present to assist with kid supervision.
- Daily 4 pm to 1 am
- Ebda Adventure Park,
- Boulevard Riyadh City.
October 25, Tuesday
Join Yauatcha in honoring Pink October
Yauatcha has developed unique pink desserts and drinks in support of the breast cancer awareness movement.
So, indulge in delicious sweets like the Raspberry Delice in the shape of a rose and the delectable rose macaron. Get the Lady in Pink mocktail to wash it all down—for it’s a good cause.
In addition, Yauatcha’s nightly Ladies’ Yin Night (held only in October) supports the initiative by providing ladies with a complimentary drink and macaron starting at 6 o’clock.
Enjoy Pinktober at Yauatcha the entire time.
- Daily noon to midnight
- Yauatcha, Mode Mall,
- Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Rd, Al Olaya, Riyadh 12212.
Take Part in thrilling activities at Winter Wonderland
Take part in Winter Wonderland’s return to Riyadh Season and get into the holiday spirit. One of the most fun-filled activities in the capital Riyadh is attending this enjoyable family event this October weekend.
There are plenty of lovely things to spend a whole day and evening, including the largest skating rink in the area and a massive variety of entertainment and activities.
Including haunted carnivals, magic shows, a Real Madrid exhibition, a LEGO display, and live concerts.
- Until December 22
- Weekdays 4 pm-1 am, Weekends 4 pm-2 am.
- Riyadh Season Winter Wonderland.
- The admission ticket costs SAR 55 for weekdays and SAR 110 for weekends.
- Get tickets here.
October 26, Wednesday
See An Exhibit Of Urban Art
The inaugural Shift22 street art festival brings together regional residents and visiting artists to honor the Kingdom’s artistic superiority in street art with a geometric pattern-focused theme.
View the stunning and colorful works created by artists to transform the untamed Irqah Hospital into a unique nighttime museum.
Ranging from murals and sculptures made of repurposed materials to sound and video installations.
Additionally, there will be pop-up street food vendors, live music, seminars, and workshops. Shift22 is the festival for you if you want to attend one that will make your evening more enjoyable.
- Until October 30,
- Saturday-Wednesday 6 pm-11 pm, Thursday and Fri 6 pm to 12 am.
- Shift22 Street Art Festival.
- Irqah Hospital, 6520 Jubbah, Riyadh 12586 (Coordinates: MHVP+553).
- Entry is free. However, registration is required here.
Learn The Tale Of Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile
Enjoy the midterm break by going to the movies to see the hilarious live-action musical comedy Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile, starring Academy Award winner Javier Bardem, Constance Wu, and everyone’s favorite Lyle, the singer of the song “Mercy,” Shawn Mendes.
Josh, the Primm family’s young son, has difficulty fitting in at his new school and with his new friends after they relocate to New York City.
Everything changes when he finds out that Lyle, a singing crocodile who appreciates baths, caviar, and fantastic music, resides in the attic of his new house.
The two quickly become friends, but when Mr. Grumps, their evil neighbor, threatens Lyle’s life, the Primms and Lyle’s charismatic owner, Hector P. Valenti, must work together.
To prove to the world that you can find family in the most unlikely places and that there is nothing terrible about an enormous singing crocodile with an even more prominent personality.
- Animation / Adventure / Comedy
- Rating G,
- One h 46 min.
- Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile.
- Get tickets here.