RIYAD – The Saudi International Falcons and Hunting Exhibition opened to visitors on Saturday at the Saudi Falcon Club headquarters in Malham (north of Riyadh), which runs until October 10.
Saudi Falcons Club official spokesperson Walid Al-Taweel said the exhibition aims to preserve the Saudi culture and heritage of breeding different types of falcons, as well as the hobby of hunting, and to pass it on to future generations.
Al-Taweel added that the exhibition represents the Kingdom’s first platform that attracts businesses and individuals to display and sell weapons, equipment and hunting hawks, and is considered the largest of its kind in the Kingdom and region.
For its third edition this year, the show will host major local and international companies specializing in the manufacture of hunting weapons, which will be offered for sale to visitors; provided that the buyer obtains a license for the weapons from the Ministry of the Interior.
In addition, visitors can also purchase weapons and ammunition, and apply for a license to carry or acquire a weapons license.
Leading hunting gun manufacturing companies participate in the exhibition, offering pistols, sniper weapons, shotguns, shotguns, semi-automatic rifles, as well as the best products and equipment relevant to hunting and falconry.
The event also includes an arts sector where 29 elite artists and talented artisans from 10 countries will participate to exhibit their paintings and creative models.
The exhibition is the largest of its kind in the world, planned to host pavilions for hunting rifles, different types of hawks, arts and family interaction, shooting ranges, the Saudi village and a corner for the future. falconer, in addition to a digital museum, and many surprises and accompanying events that will be present in the third edition of the exhibition. – SPA