The first Nasser bin Hamad Ramadan Heritage Festival has witnessed a massive turnout during the first 10 days during the holy month of Ramadan. According to the organizing committee, a total of 10,000 people took part in the festival with half of them being participants of the heritage and electronic games.
Held upon directive from the Representative of HM the King for Charity Work and Youth Affairs and chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and sports, the Ramadan Heritage festival is organized by Bahrain Olympic Committee, with the first edition featuring an array of heritage and electronic games.
The high visitor turnout reflects the outstanding success of the event in attracting Bahraini youth to the games, especially PUBG whose winner will receive a cash prize of BD5000, the organizers said.
Visitors can win daily cash prizes in addition to travel tickets. Competitions in the preliminary rounds have ended in some of the games. Individuals and teams are preparing for the final rounds of the festival with total prizes worth $200,000.