Two new FEC locations have been opened in the Mall of Muscat, Oman by Saudi operating giant, Al Othaim.
The opening ceremony took place earlier this week in the presence of chairman, Abdullah Al Othaim, vice chairman Fahad Al Othaim, Saleh Al Othaim, vice president, Mohammed Al Othaim, executive director, Abdullah Al Hamad, general manager Al Othaim Malls, Mohammad Attia, general manager, Al Othaim Leisure along with senior stakeholders from Mall owners, the Al Jarwani Group and the guest of honour His Highness Sayyid Haitham bin Tariq Al Saaid, the Omani minister of heritage and culture.
The latest Fabyland and Xtreme Zone venues are part of Othaim’s ambitious expansion plans over the next two years and are two of the most eagerly awaited and largest entertainment destinations in the Omani capital.
At the new Mall of Muscat in the heart of the city, both leisure destinations promise to provide innovative, adventure play along with the latest, state of the art equipment including video, redemption and novelty machines.
Spread over 45,000sq.ft Fabyland has been hailed as a futuristic family entertainment destination designed to offer a wide variety of rides and games catering to children of all age groups.
The rides and attractions include a carousel, Twist and Drop, bumper cars, Race Coaster and Speedway along with mini tea cups and mini tagada rides. The Cyber Jumper and the Wave Rider complete the rides offering. The centre also boasts a 5D theatre along with Happy and Family Swing
Designed as a dynamic youth brand, the expansive Xtreme Zone is spread over 30,000sq.ft and features a dedicated trampoline area spread over 15,000sq.ft with multiple activities including a ninja course, basketball area and foam pit along with more than 50 interconnected trampoline pads. Active Climb is an interactive climbing zone that engages both children and adults as they scale walls.
Commenting on the launch of the facilities, Fahad Al-Othaim, vice chairman, Al-Othaim Leisure and Tourism said: “The addition of Fabyland and Xtreme Zone will uplift the entertainment quotient within the Sultanate. Both entertainment centres feature a wide range of thrilling rides and attractions for all age groups that have been designed for not only extreme amusement but also dedicated to fitness and recreation.
“We understand the need for physical play in today’s busy world; so we have combined our expertise and technological know-how to provide a safe and well maintained space for the well-being of your loved ones. Our dedicated staff has been specially trained to help customers enjoy an array of stimulating and thrilling activities.”
The dedicated party rooms at both venues will facilitate a launch offer of discounted rates for school parties.