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Arabian Cup Fan Zone

Celebrating Football in the Gulf

The Arabian Cup Fan Zone at Khalifa International Stadium was a vibrant hot spot for fun and entertainment for fans from Qatar and acround the world before heading into the stadium.


The Task

The 2019 Arabian Cup to be hosted in Qatar was set to be a memorable tournament, bringing together nations across the Arabian Gulf to compete for the region’s most coveted football trophy. A vibrant fan zone was needed to entertain fans from Qatar, the Gulf and beyond.

The Solution

The main venue for the tournament which hosted the opening ceremony and the closing / winners ceremony, was the Khalifa International Stadium. fischerAppelt created an engaging, family-friendly fan zone featuring various entertainment areas for fans to enjoy cultural and football-themed activities, tasty food and fantastic shows before heading into the stadiums.

Local communities were a central pillar of the fan engagement programme and contributed vibrant stage performances, display showcases, workshops and food & beverage specialties.

The Fan Zone at Khalifa Stadium was open to local and international spectators to come to the fan zone prior to entering the stadium to attend the matches, for some pre-match fun!