El Gouna events in 2018
Upcoming Events in El Gouna!
El Gouna Film Festival 2018
Following the tremendous success of El Gouna Film Festival’s First Edition, we are thrilled to announce that GFF’s 2nd Edition will take place from the 20th of September to the 28th of September, 2018. Get ready!
El Gouna will become a hub of celebrities, with a variety of national and international stars attending the festival such as Patrick Dempsey , Adel Emam , Youssra , Mona Zaki
With a total of 78 films announced across all competitions and programs, the International Film Festival will cover Featured Documentary, Short Film and Feature Narrative Film. Full list here.
Tickets will be available for all the screenings, sold at the Cinema location; starting and closing ceremonies are by invitation only.
For the Festival Complete Guide Click here
El Gouna International Half-Marathon
Cairo Runners is back to El Gouna with a cool event. Run, sunset, beach, and sand!
For the 2nd time, El Gouna Half-Marathon is taking place on the 12th of October 2018 at the Red Sea resort, Experience the first half marathon at Sunset in Egypt.
Choose from a variety of running groups that suits young, adults and families; from 21 to 10km or the Family Run! Register to join the marathon activities from here & for more informations you can check the official Facebook page for Cairo Runners
And if you are not a runner, come and support all participants at Sunset time on the 12th October!
Schlager Beach Party
Come to join our Schlager music style event every Tuesday! Schlager is a popular music which is generally a catchy instrumental accompaniment to vocal pieces of pop music with easy to understand, happy-go-lucky and often sentimental lyrics!
Every Tuesday from 08:00 pm to 11:30 pm at Bellevue Beach Hotel - Live DJ - Inclusive of all drinks
Tickets for 12 Euro - 250 EGP per person.
JAM-ART NIGHT in Dawar el Omda
location: Dawar El Omda Hotel courtyard
Date: check our Facebook page for next date
Jam-Art Night is a space of unbridled creativity, an open mic special edition, jam session and musical improvisation all rolled into one. It’s whatever it wants to be. Come prepared to create something and see what happens.
Art-Jam Night is a “b.y.o.i” event, so bring your own instruments, as well as your own ingredients such as creativity, good vibes, happiness, friendship and smiles for an amazing & unique musical night under the stars. We do provide the rest (delicious food and drinks)
Jam-Art Night is an event that takes place on a regular base, once to twice a month. Stay tuned for more information about it by following us on Facebook
Zumba Glam Getaway Event El Gouna 2018
Dates: 11th to 19th October 2018
After last year first Zumba International event on a Nile Cruise, this year Glam Getaway is heating the beach! Featuring Zumba® Fitness Master Class in Egypt. A glamorous experience in El Gouna with many phenomenal international Zumba® presenters from all over the world.
Register here :Zumba Event Glam Getaway 2018
Past Events in El Gouna
El Gouna International Squash Open 2018
From 20 to 28 April 2018
Since 6 years, El Gouna hosts the International Squash Open in Egypt. This year, Orascom and the PSA are bringing as well the WOMENS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP to El Gouna, Egypt alongside with the mens world series event .
Both Men and Women Squash Champions from around the world will be coming to El Gouna.
With reigning Women World Champion Nour El Sherbini sitting at #1 in the world rankings, and Nouran Gohar and Raneem El Welily at numbers #2 and #3, what better time for the Women’s Worlds to return to Egypt.
Elshorbagy, Ashour, Dessouki, Gautier, are men's World best and will fight for the title. Come and support the players in this worldwide event!
Free entry, more details on El Gouna Squash.
Throwback video from 2017 tournament:
EL GOUNA BEACH POLO KINGS SILVER CUP 2018
Dates: 25 to 28 April 2018
Location : Mangroovy Beach El Gouna
Now the second year in Egypt, The exciting Beach Polo game is here again!
Six polo teams will compete over a 4-days event scheduled for April 25-28, in front of hundreds of spectators to be crowned champions of El Gouna Beach Polo, Kings Beach Silver Cup 2018.
A custom built 100 x 50 polo arena will be set-up on the beach next to La Maison Bleue. The compact size allows spectators to feel they are part of the action and thrill. VIP tent, bar as well as food stands will surround the polo arena.
As sand flies with the polo ponies race across the field in this high-paced, action-packed competition. Bring your whole family or get a group of friends together to head down to the specially-constructed polo field on the beach and root for your favorite team. Whether you’re an avid polo fan or just want to check out an exciting sporting event, the Beach Polo Cup won’t disappoint you.
Details on El Gouna Beach Polo
Heineken Sandbox is back in El Gouna in 2018
Dates: 3 to 5 May 2018
SANDBOX is Egypt's leading electronic music festival and aims at growing its reach internationally in 2018. It’s officially time to get excited for Heineken SANDBOX 2018 in El Gouna! Here is the official video for last year’s edition. One of the best Egypt beach festival!
For tickets and more details : Sandbox Festival
El Gouna Rally
Dates : 10 to 12 May 2018
El Gouna Rally is the biggest annual local rally that has been taking the desert racing scene in Egypt to an international level since 2010. The rallybrings together a parade of unique racing cars and talented pilots, and has been one of the most important sports events in Egypt.
Stay tunes for more information on the next Rally Program!
El Gouna Summer Festival will be back!
Every Saturday night in the festival season a different location in El Gouna is turned into an outdoor extravaganza of fun, live music, and wonderful shows! The Festival was launched during Eid on 16.06, starting on 14th July 2018 every Saturday. Last session was September 8th 2018. Come back next Summer for a new version of the Summer Festival!
Previously known as (Marina Street Festival), El Gouna’s Summer Festival is no longer limited to Abu Tig Marina, every week we announce a new location to keep this experience exciting and enjoyable for our beloved guests. One time at Abut Tig Marina by Captain’s Inn, the other next to Ali Pasha Hotel. One night at the Piazza with an open buffet, and another at Downtown’s Tamr Henna. But no matter where it will be this week, it’s sure to be exciting and entertaining. Live bands on a Truck, live bands on Tok Toks, and sometimes even on the roof. Amazing performances for the whole family to enjoy, sometimes we even offer free face painting and cotton candy for the little ones. Don’t miss out on this amazing event.
Get the information about the venue and the program from the Front Office team at your hotel.
Spring International Schools Tournament
Dates : From 6 to 10 April 2017
The Road to the States
A football tournament organized by Orascom Developement, which will include several teams from different international schools from Cairo.
The tournament’s purpose is to choose the top 10 players in order to help them achieve sport scholarships in the United States of America.
Come watch the final game and cheer for the winning team.
Kitejamboree October edition 2017
Dates: - 19 - 26.10.2017 Opening on Saturday! Stay in touch with us on Facebook!
Kitejamboree new Autumn Edition 2017 is the flagship kiteboarding event of Red Sea Zone in Mangroovy Beach. It’s time to warm up before the season, recharge your batteries and catch a little sun! We won’t be short of attractions thanks to our partners and sponsors. Competitors will be able to show their best tricks in the International Freestyle Jam and less advanced riders can take part in free Pro Camps. Kitesafari fans will have the opportunity to go to Tawila island. Do not miss the Grand Lottery prizes and money rewards for the competitors! Join us!
Kitesurf world championship
Dates: 5-7 November Qualifier League and 7-11 November Elite League
World Kiteboarding League World Cup will be host to both a Freestyle Elite League Event and a Freestyle Qualifier League Event this November.
The Qualifier League event will be the third Qualifier of 2017, giving an opportunity for the young up-and-coming riders to fight for a spot in the 2018 Elite League. It will be followed by the Elite League event, from 7th to 11th of November which will see all of the top freestyle riders battle it out for the 2017 World Title, which is sanctioned by World Sailing. We can't wait to show you all the top freestylers competing in the perfect conditions that El Gouna kite spots offers up!
19th Europe and Africa Cable Wakeboard & Wake skate Championships
Dates: November 25th – December 2nd 2017
Location : Sliders Cable park - El Gouna, Egypt
The Egyptian Sailing & Water Ski Federation and the Sliders Cable Park invite all Members Federations of the IWWF E&A Nations to the 19th Europe and Africa Cable Wakeboard & Wakeskate Championships which will be held in Egypt, El Gouna, Sliders Cable Park.
One of the world largest cable park, featuring 2 cables, one easy ride, a swimming pool, playground, restaurant and pro-shop, Sliders will be hosting a wakeboard and wake skate competition. More than 300 pro riders from around 30 countries will be heading to the Red Sea: come and join to view the fabulous air tricks and show!
Party on Wheels - Spinning Marathon
March 23rd, 2018
The Official Annual Party on Wheels is coming back to El Gouna on March 23! Ride into the sunset at Duport Club (opposite The Three Corners Ocean View.) to celebrate the 5th anniversary of one of El Gouna's most exciting fitness-entertainment events of the year! The spinning marathon is not only a challenge of the body, but of the heart and soul as participants endured a variation of spinning challenges with international trainers.
Spinners can dominate the full eight hours alone and prove their dedication, endurance and passion for spinning, or share a bike in a spinning group and celebrate their commitment, energy and teamwork. With the beats of music, the stunning Red Sea Riviera sunset over the amazing Abu tig Marina views, and endless entertainment, this is definitely an absolutely unforgettable ride to be joined!