Check out Animal Crossing x Avantgarde music festival in Jeddah 

Check out Animal Crossing x Avantgarde music festival in Jeddah 



The British festival is making its debut in Saudi Arabia.

Jeddah, put your hands in the air. There’s a new music festival in town. The British festival Animal Crossing is making its debut in the city, and is set to take place on 8 September. Created in collaboration with Saudi Arabia’s Avantgarde, here’s what to expect. 

Animal Crossing in Jeddah will bring together local and international dance acts. The line-up includes Animal Crossing’s resident artists Bowes, B2B R.O.Y, Dana Ruh, and Joey Jackson. Plus, Avantgarde’s performers Saoud and Voidkid. 

Animal Crossing in Jeddah boasts state-of-the-art lighting and staging. The event draws its inspiration from Saudi, and will include fashion and food stalls.

Animal Crossing was created by a group of friends in the UK. Previous festivals have taken place in locations ranging from Albania to Barcelona. Plus, the homegrown brand, Avantgarde, aims to bring people together through dance music. 

If you love music festivals, tickets for MDLBeast Soundstorm 2023 will go on sale this week. The event takes place from 14 to 16 December in Riyadh, and brings together world-famous acts. 

Petros Night is making its debut in the Kingdom, and runs from 28 and 29 December in Jeddah. WEEKends Entertainment has announced dates for Beyond Beats in Jeddah on 1 September, and Moon Wave in Jeddah on 13 October. Plus, a Bahrain date for 10 November has yet to be confirmed, but Ukrania in Jeddah on January 5, 2024, has been confirmed.

Animal Crossing in Jeddah runs from 5pm to 3am. The gates open from 4pm and close at 10.30pm. 

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