Get ready for the 2024 Parade of Nations

Parade of Nations: Citizens of the world walking together!  

Thursday, February 29, 2024 

5:15 p.m. to 10: 00 p.m. 

Safaa Stadium    

Get ready for the Parade of Nations 2024, KAUST's signature event celebrating the diversity of the 119 nations in our community. It is an opportunity to get together and share our national traditions, music, food, and culture.  

Be a country representative 

Register today to be a country representative! Being a country representative is easy, fun and rewarding! You can decorate your national stand, dress in traditional costumes, feature your culture, or carry your country's flag in the parade. Use your imagination to celebrate your country and make it stand out! 


Check list of countries with representatives below:


Sign up for Cultural Performances 

Note: Thank you to all those that signed up to perform at the Parade of Nations. We have closed the performance registrations earlier than planned after receiving an overwhelming community response.

We are looking for internationally flavored performances to grace the stage at the Parade of Nations 2023. If you would like to showcase your country's traditions and culture through music, song or dance, please register here


The last day to register for both is Wednesday, January 31.   


Email us at to coordinate efforts and help share the best of your country. 
We are looking forward to celebrating KAUST's diversity with you at the Parade of Nations 2024! 


New to KAUST? Watch this video to learn more about the Parade of Nations.  


Event Quick Information

29 Feb, 2024
05:15 PM - 10:00 PM