Recent figures have been published from this springs’ Saudi Entertainment and Amusement (SEA) Expo event. 

The Expo, which was co-located with Saudi Light and Sound (SLS) Expo, took place from 16 – 18 May 2022, at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre. 

The SEA Expo attracted 181 exhibitors, while the SLS Expo attracted 41 exhibitors. There were 62 speakers on hand and 314 VIP’s in attendance. SEA Expo received 5,628 unique visitors with 7,612 attending the SLS Expo. 

When calculating the overall attendance of participants including exhibitors, revisits and with SLS Expo combined, the event attracted 10,954 attendees. 

Some of the key exhibitors from the visitor attractions industry were present in Riyadh including WhiteWater, Triotech, Zamperla, Holovis and the Al Hokair Group.

Renee Welsh CEO Embed commented: “We had a massive show, and it has been incredibly busy for us. The Saudi Entertainment industry is growing at a rapid pace. We are fortunate to be here at Saudi Entertainment and Amusement Expo and be able to meet with entrepreneurs, establish businesses, learn more about the market and showcase our technologies.”

Robert Cirjak, Founder and CEO of Wibit Sports GmbH, gave his thoughts about the event: “The 4th edition of the SEA Expo trade show exceeded all expectations. High level, decision makers from all the major players in the entertainment industry make this a must attend show in the trade show calendar.

“The SEA is truly the biggest and best when it comes to the entertainment industry in the entire MENA region.”