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King Abdul Aziz Camel Festival
Filmmaster MEA

CAMEL FESTIVAL AND FINAL EVENT
To celebrate Saudi culture and Bedouin traditions, Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud requested the creation of a Camel Festival and Camel Beauty Contest. The ceremony was held over 30 days and hosted 35,000 camels, 6,000 guests, 500 royal guests and leaders from GCC countries, 450 performers, and 14,800 m2 of tents complete with luxurious interior design.

The festival also featured a heritage village complete with 90 traditional tents, a camel museum, various souks, shops and restaurants, poetry competitions, dance shows, music, outdoor decorations and sculptures.