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KUWAIT TIMES: As part of its efforts to boost tourism in Kuwait, the Ministry of Information on Wednesday launched a Water Park on the Fahaheel seaside area next to Al Kout Mall. This park is open daily from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm for families – from August 17 to September 30, 2016.
There will be no entrance fee. There will be musical concerts during the weekends (in the evening) and also during Eid Al Adha. Some of the concerts will be held inside the water part – at the Kout Mall theatre. Jasim Al-Habib, Assistant Undersecretary for Tourism Sector at the Ministry of Information said that the Ministry is working with various governmental institutions to boost local tourism in Kuwait. “We are happy to see many people at this event. This temporary Water Park will be available for another 45 days after which we will kick start the winter activities,” Jasim Al- Habib told the Kuwait Times during the launching ceremony.
“We have 200 summer activities this season and we are looking forward to having more. This is just the beginning. We are planning more activities in the future,” Al- Habib added. The Water Park is part of the Summer Festival for 2016 of the Tourism Sector at the Ministry of Information. It is organized in cooperation with Condor International Gen Trade Company. This is the first festival to be held by the Ministry.
To ensure the safety of the visitors, lifeguards, paramedics, firefighters and diving team are present at the place. Also the organizers are available for any information or help. More information about the activities are available on the Ministry’s account on Instagram: @Kuwaitourism