MUSCAT: The activities of the Summer Beach Festival, organized by Ibtikar for Exhibitions and Festivals in cooperation with the Muscat Municipality, kicked off on Saturday on the beach of the Wilayat of Seeb.
The festival will continue through August 25.
Ahmed bin Salem al Alawi, CEO of Ibtikar for Exhibitions and Festivals, the festival supervisor, said: “The festival includes many activities, including shows of purebred Arabian horses to teach youngsters horse riding, shows of rare animals, competitions for water bikes, in addition to traditional folk games on the beach. The festival also includes cultural and entertainment competitions.
The festival aims to promote and support young talents, create an environment for entertainment during the summer, and activate the tourism side of the state. — ONA