JEDDAH: A fun program awaits children at the Jeddah Pier amusement park, one of the entertainment attractions of this year’s Jeddah Season activity festival.
The large, specially created Little Village Playground offers games and events for youngsters until June 28 in three activity zones featuring children’s characters Peppa Pig, Blippi and LOL Surprise!
The Blippi-branded activity corner allows children to learn and explore new concepts, and the iconic Blippi appeared for a soft opening of the Petit Village during which visitors participated in a meeting followed by a photo session.
LOL Surprise! an activity corner gives girls the chance to wear their favorite dresses, enjoy hair and makeup sessions and try cooking, singing and dancing, and special fashion shows let little fashionistas get together. walk on the ramp.
Meanwhile, the Peppa Pig Activity Corner offers a range of activities, including painting lessons and the chance to play in the cartoon character’s grocery store.
Fadi Yousuf, Venue Manager of Hwadi Events, the organizing company of Jeddah Pier, said, “Filled with wonderful and imaginative activities, our goal is to create memories that will turn the Jeddah season into a world of unforgettable stories for the children.
“With the help of Spacetoon, we were thrilled to bring Blippi’s much-loved character to Jeddah and to receive an incredible response from fans.
“In addition to enjoying the activities, children will be able to purchase Blippi, LOL Surprise! and Peppa Pig.”
The Jeddah Pier, open daily from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m., offers 39 entertainment attractions, seven diverse international experiences, and roller coasters, among a host of other events.
And musical parades featuring acrobats and people dressed as trees, zombies and monkeys in tracksuits are a regular part of the zone’s events.
Jeddah Season will also host a toy festival that will run until May 23 at the Jeddah Superdome, the world’s largest geodesic dome without pillars, and kids who missed meeting Blippi at Jeddah Pier will have another chance at the festival.
Over 40 international toy brands are participating in the event which will include booths and displays, live shows and performances from Smurfs, Sonic, Peppa Pig and other favorite characters.
The annual Jeddah Season festival aims to showcase the city’s rich heritage and culture through a total of 2,800 activities across nine zones during the event period.
Organized under the slogan Our Lovely Days, the second Jeddah Season follows the success of Riyadh Season which recorded more than 15 million visits in five months.
The festival season offers 70 interactive experiences, over 60 recreational activities, seven Arabic and two international plays, marine events, a circus, four international exhibitions and a host of other services for families.