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Oman World Cup Festival: A haven for football fanatics

With the world’s most-watched sports event now underway, fans across the country can celebrate each match as the Oman World Cup Festival takes over the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre – Grand Ballroom until July 15. Read on as the Y team brings you the score.

As football fans worldwide get ready for the ultimate celebration of the beautiful game, Oman is set to follow suit on a grand scale as the Oman World Cup Festival lands at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC)- Grand Ballroom from June 14-July 15!

Presented by Ooredoo, this SABCO Media Event has transformed the OCEC into a massive football pitch where friends, families, and fans can watch the matches on seven of the largest screens in the country with a 360 Degree experience, explore the fan zones, vendor villages, gaming areas, on-site souq, and meet-and-greet with Oman National Team players.

Tickets are now on-sale online at tickets.virginmegastore.me, or on-site at the OCEC, and at Virgin Megastore – Seeb City Centre, and Oasis by the Sea. Visit http://www.theagency.co.om/sae-worldcup/ to book now! Children under the age of 12 get 50% off! Ticket prices are as follows:

Per match

Full season pass

Festival timings will be from 2:00 p.m. till 12:00 midnight on all match days.

Now, to get you pumped, we’ve rounded up a collection of top tips and sneak peeks to help you celebrate every goal at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup!

The Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup is now underway with some spectacular goals and very few unexpected results. For footie fans in Oman, now that the Eid holidays are over it’s all about the World Cup viewing parties! If you’re looking for the perfect venue to watch the matches and show your support for your favourite team.