Unveiling the largest version of the Mafarid Summer Festival

Written By Mark

The Camel Racing Organizing Committee continues its preparations to hold the Mafarid Summer Festival 2024, which owners of Mafarid camels are eagerly awaiting. The grand festival will begin in Al Shahaniya Square on June 15 and its activities will continue until September 7. The festival includes six preliminary races in addition to the final race.
Mr. Fahd bin Ali Al-Muhannadi, General Supervisor of the Al-Mafarid Summer Festival 2024, revealed the details of the largest edition of the summer festival, which is held under the umbrella and sponsorship of the Camel Racing Organizing Committee.
Al-Muhannadi said that they are very happy with the great response enjoyed by the Al-Mafarid Summer Festival 2024, as the festival is very well received by the owners who constantly ask when registration will start and all matters related to the festival, stressing that the organizing committee for camel racing is currently making great efforts to prepare. For the festival to come out in the form that befits it and in the form that satisfies the fans and lovers of the sport of fathers and grandfathers, stressing that there will be many pleasant surprises for the participants in the race and for the public as well. Regarding the details of the Mafarid Summer Festival, Al-Muhannadi said that it includes holding 6 preliminary races in addition to the final race, which will be on… It will take place on the 6th and 7th of next September, before the official start of the new season. He said: Each preliminary race will consist of 12 rounds of 1,500 metres, in addition to 4 additional rounds for the companies participating in the festival. This is a good gesture by the camel racing organizing committee to provide the opportunity to the participating companies. At Al Shahaniya Square, with the support of the legacy and the allocation of additional races that will have valuable prizes from these supporting companies… All races will be held during the morning period only, and there will be activities accompanying the festival that will be announced later. He explained that there are many pleasant surprises for the participants and the fans, and we are working with all our energy. To make this important event a success, the camel racing organizing committee decided to allocate valuable tokens for the winners of the final race next September, where the winner of the main camel race will receive a token in addition to a financial prize of 100,000 riyals. The same will be in the main race of the camel race as well, a token and 100,000 riyals. Riyals, and these awards are unprecedented at the Mafarid category level.