KAFD is a space built for the future, offering unique and memorable experiences presented by innovators and artists to enlighten, inspire and engage audiences. An exceptional destination spanning an area of 1.6 sqkm and set amongst breathtaking architecture, the district introduces an array of unprecedented events, from art to entertainment and business programming.
A ground-breaking annual festival of light and art that nurtures creativity, promotes talent, and delivers breathtaking experiences. Noor Riyadh’s program includes over 400 events taking place across all sites giving visitors and residents something to always look forward to.
THE ART OF BANKSY
KAFD hosted an exhibition showcasing British artist Banksy’s graffiti work. Around 70 creations were displayed using photographs and other printed materials. The artist, whose identity remains unknown, became a global phenomenon due to his distinctive and often humorous style in portraying social issues.
In pursuit of mental growth, KAFD hosts BREATHE, an event designed to push its attendees to break the mental and physical barriers they set for themselves. The event also aims to motivate attendees to broaden their capabilities by trying new things and unlocking new potentials.
EUROPE IN ART
KAFD hosted the premiere of Europe in Art. The event was held for the 5 days of Eid Al Fitr and welcomed more than 12,000 visitors who enjoyed an array of breathtaking art. The masterpieces displayed were of historic painters such as Van Gogh, Monet, and many more.
THE 303 GRAND OPENING
An urban themed outdoor area that includes 6 F&B containers, entertainment acts, and vibrant music.