A Spectacular Summer Adventure

Discover a world of fun at the Bahrain Toy Festival, part of the Bahrain Summer Festival 2024, offering weeks of activities and entertainment for all ages.

This summer, the island is set to transform into a wonderland of fun and excitement with the launch of the Bahrain Toy Festival. Organised by Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) in partnership with Al Dana Amphitheatre and Spacetoon, the event is a key highlight of the Bahrain Summer Festival 2024.

Running for five weeks from July 1 to August 3, the Bahrain Toy Festival, the first and largest of its kind in the Kingdom, will be held at Exhibition World Bahrain. Promising a unique family experience that will delight visitors of all ages, it will feature an impressive array of international toy brands and a diverse range of activities and entertainment, ensuring there’s something for everyone.

Sarah Buhijji, CEO of BTEA, expressed her excitement about the festival, emphasising its alignment with the authority’s commitment to diversifying Bahrain’s tourism offerings. She highlighted that the initiative is part of the broader effort to position the Kingdom as a premier visitor destination, in line with Bahrain’s Tourism Strategy for 2022-2026.

She further noted that the BTEA team, together with Spacetoon, is dedicated to providing an integrated and unprecedented experience for attendees. Visitors can look forward to an extensive collection of toys, a variety of programmes and musical performances, promising fun-filled summer activities for families and children. The event will also host entertainment corners inspired by beloved brands, such as Blippi, Bluey, Hot Wheels, Cocomelon, Disney Princess, HapeeCapee, Marvel and Miraculous, among others.

“The festival is anticipated to attract a large public turnout, offering attendees the chance to explore a wide range of toys and iconic characters from over 20 leading international brands,” said Sarah Buhijji. “Each brand brings its unique appeal, catering to diverse tastes and interests. In addition to these offerings, the festival will feature exciting activities, shows and interactive games.”

The event will open daily from 2pm to 10pm on weekdays and from 12pm to 10pm on weekends. Ticket prices start from BD2 and can be purchase online at manama.platinumlist.net. ✤