With Ramadan starting in a few days, this is one of the last dinner events at the Embassy before the Hilal.
Hilāl (the crescent) is typically a day (or more) after the astronomical new moon. Since the new moon marks the beginning of the new month which marks the beginning of Ramadan.
Embassy Experiences has the remarkable privilege of transporting you around the world to an ancient land filled with wonder and excitement - all in a single evening. Step onto foreign soil and join us for an exclusive visit to the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia. You will be amazed at the fantastic architecture and elegance of the Embassy.
FULL SAUDI DINNER:
The Embassy's private chef is preparing a special full buffet dinner of exquisite Saudi delicacies, including traditional Saudi meat, vegetables, rice, salad, samposa, and special surprise Saudi desserts. Out of respect to the laws of our host country, alcoholic beverages will not be present at the Embassy.
Included in the menu:
SAUDI FASHION SHOW:
Volunteers will be picked from the audience to display off the glorious international outfits from Saudi Arabia. Learn about Saudi Arabia's fascinating national attire, dress and uniforms.
EXCLUSIVE SLIDE SHOW:
Learn about the rich culture and splendor of the country of Saudi Arabia. The country's scenic highlights, people, kingdom, and everyday lifestyles will be featured in a manner that you may have never seen before.
Surrounding this beautiful Embassy are historic paintings, pictures, and artifacts (including swords, jewelry, etc) that will be on display. Representatives from the Embassy will be on hand to discuss their significance.
DIPLOMATIC GREETING AND RECEPTION:
Meet and greet diplomats from the embassy of Saudi Arabia.