Saudi National Day celebration

Saudi National Day

You are all warmly invited to celebrate the 91st Saudi National Day with us at the Island Recreation Club on Thursday, September 23, 2021.

Learn more about Saudi culture, history, and heritage while enjoying traditional Arabic music, coffee, and delicacies from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Be there to take part in the national anthem and get a chance to win airline tickets.

Dress in green or your traditional Saudi dress and join us for a variety of activities and entertainment for you and your little ones.

The program includes:

  • National anthem at 3:30 p.m.
  • Traditional performances
  • Kingdom tunnel experience
  • Organic henna art
  • Virtual Saudi dress
  • Virtual reality games
  • Kids face painting
  • Traditional arts and crafts for sale : don’t forget to bring cash and a reusable bag
  • Variety of  food and sweets for sale, including food trucks
  • Airline ticket raffle for people who register during the event. Winners will be contacted the day after the event.

Also, don’t miss all the other Saudi National Day activities at KAUST including a special offer at the KAUST Inn, restaurant specials, updated operating hours, and more.


How do you get to the event? Easy… bike, walk, or lookout for the Saudi National Day event buses! Buses will run every 10 minutes throughout the evening from 2:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. from the Tamimi Supermarket parking lot.

Safety reminders

For attendees ages 12+, you must show your COVID-19 status is listed as “immune by both doses” using the Tawakkalna app. Download the Tawakkalna App. Parents, please also remember to be responsible for the safety of your young children.

Looking forward to celebrating the Kingdom with you! This event is brought to you by Community Life and Strategic National Advancement.