It's official! Expo 2030 will take place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, after surpassing bids from Busan, South Korea, and Rome, Italy. Saudi Arabia emerged victorious in the first round of voting, securing 119 votes from member nations.

Prince Mohammed bin Salman expressed congratulations on this victory, highlighting Saudi Arabia's influential role on the international stage. He also assured that Riyadh would be ready to welcome the world for this exceptional Expo.

The selection of the Kingdom as the host of World Expo 2030 underscores its influential and leading role, along with the international confidence it enjoys. Saudi Arabia has evolved into an ideal destination for hosting major international events, including the esteemed World Expo.

Scheduled from October 2030 to March 2031, Expo 2030 will provide an opportunity for Saudi Arabia to showcase its achievements and promote positive change. Riyadh, as a global hub, is preparing to offer a unique experience with innovative pavilions and easy access through the city's metro network.

The Era of Change: Together for a Foresighted Tomorrow

The Crown Prince emphasized Riyadh's readiness to welcome the world at Expo 2030, and to fulfill the obligations stipulated in the bid to achieve the main theme of the expo, "The Era of Change: Together for a Foresighted Tomorrow," and its sub-themes: "A Different Tomorrow," "Climate Action," and "Prosperity for All."

The event aligns with Saudi Vision 2030, promising to be a memorable celebration of innovation, climate action, and global prosperity.

Get ready for an unforgettable Expo in Riyadh in 2030