Fan fervour at Hayya Fan Zone in Lusail

The football fiesta extends beyond the pitch – showcasing an array of activities for all ages, which fans can enjoy even beyond the match. For everyone who wishes to take part in the spectacular celebration of the tournament outside the stadiums, Hayya Fan Zone in Lusail South Promenade is one of the go-to locations.

Over 3,500 individuals can be accommodated within the former drive-in theatre, which has been turned into a family-friendly fan zone. On its jumbotron, 3D screen, and mega screens, it will broadcast every football match. There are also several selections of food and drink.

Abbas from Lebanon said his Hayya Fan Zone experience is spectacular. “Before and after watching the matches, I can go around and enjoy these activities.

This is another option for people who are living near Lusail, it’s a stunning place!”

“It was fun, not going to lie. It’s beautiful to see people from different races there,” said Farah from Malaysia who went along with her husband and son.

“If anyone is looking for a small, family-friendly Fan Zone, Hayya Fan Zone in Lusail is great. Not huge, not crowded,” said Jusztina from Iran. 

Additionally, there will be concerts by local bands and international artists where audience members may sing along and dance to the music. Fans can try their ice-skating skills in the open ice rink, or marvel at and be inspired by watching the Swan Lake and Sleeping Beauty ice ballet performances.

The Multimedia Pavilion puts one football talent to the test with a variety of games including goal kicker, football quizzes, and sumo wrestling-inspired activities with players decked up in football gear. There is also a VIP area option which is a luxurious football viewing from the VIP lounge.

To get to the Hayya Fan Zone, take the metro, get down at Legtaifiya station (Red line), transfer to Orange tram and get off at the Marina station. From Marina station, it’s a five-minute walk towards the Lusail South Promenade.

Regular admission to enter the Hayya Fan Zone is QR50 where one can watch daily live screenings of every match, enjoy non-stop entertainment from DJs and international bands, live entertainment from caricaturists to magicians. Add-ons for multimedia pavilion or ice-skating costs QR25. Hayya cardholders get a discount on the entry fee. 

Hayya Superfan package costs QR375 and one can experience all the wonders of the Hayya Fan Zone including ice skating, multimedia pavilion and ice ballet shows. 

Meanwhile, the ice ballet shows – Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake are priced at QR300 each. Hayya card holders are eligible for discounted tickets if they purchase tickets upon entry. Hayya Fan Zone is open daily from 12pm to 1am.