Creativity is the language of this era. It is the tool that allows Saudi creators and innovators to shape the future with their own hands. As part of Ithra’s creativity pillar, and in conjunction with Tanween Creativity Season, Ithra celebrates Creativity Week throughout the Kingdom’s Eastern Region through the Alsharqiya Gets Creative initiative. We strive to be the Kingdom’s foremost destination for creativity.

Our Message


Alsharqiya Gets Creative is a community-based cultural and creative initiative that will take place from October 31 – November 7. The initiative aims to ignite the creative spirit of the community. Keep up via social media with #Alsharqiya_Gets_Creative.


Alsharqiya Gets Creative is built to transform. The creative economy is a vital source for economic and social progress. Alsharqiya Gets Creative is built to be a game-changer in transforming the economic and social sectors.


Alsharqiya Gets Creative is designed to inspire. The initiative provides a range of opportunities for the Eastern Region to explore new ideas and innovative ways of thinking by providing a creative platform for locals to connect and share ideas within the community.

The Most Prominent Creative Participations


Ithra's Tanween Creativity Season is the largest creative platform in Saudi Arabia. Tanween connects creators and innovators with global experts in various fields to expand ideas, increase opportunities, and enhance creativity within an inspirational environment. This year, Crafting Creativity offers 4 experiments, 7 workshops, 10 masterclasses and 30 speakers.

Alsharqiyah Gets Creative Talks

Alturki contributes with a range of activities that include talk sessions covering a number of intriguing topics, such as sports, entrepreneurship, technology, reading clubs, and youth innovations.

Youth for Tomorrow

Youth for Tomorrow offers interactive sports and entertainment events, including awareness and art activities, along with various competitions for the public.

Sports Inscriptions

Eastern Province Council for Social Responsibility offers artistic activities that seek to renovate the Prince Muhammad bin Fahd Stadium, in collaboration with several artists in the Eastern Province.

Al Dammam Arts Get Creative

The Al Dammam Arts Gets Creative association provides a variety of activities, including theater and improvisational performances, in addition to an art exhibition and musical workshops for beginners.

Nesaj Town Gets Creative

Retal Urban Development Company offers a diversified entertainment program that includes a group of inspiring events and initiatives for over a week.


Ajdan Development Company contributes with a collection of artistic events and workshops in cooperation with a group of creative artists in the fields of plastic art, photography, calligraphy, sculpture and handicrafts, in addition to playing music at the Al Rames Cultural Center.

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Participation Paths:

Participation Paths offer participants focused fields to produce a newly designed product.

Program Path

Creative installations, written content, cultural guidance, bazaar, site development, and challenges.

Production Path

Designing a tangible product.

Education Path

Workshops, hack-a-thon, virtual seminars, and educational material.


The initiative seeks various types of participation.


Corporate Sector


Education Sector


Restaurants and Cafes Sector


Social Sector


Sports Industry Sector


Arts Sector


Commerce Sector


Logistics Sector

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