The organizing committee for "Hala February" festival said Monday that they have completed all preparations and necessary procedures to officially start the festival which will be scheduled to kick off its 17th edition since its inception on January 29.
The festival will witness the attendance of Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Sabah. It will be held along the strip of the Arabian Gulf Street until Kuwait's Towers, the president of media committee for the festival Walid Al-Saqubi said in a statement.
Al-Saqubi added that the festival will see unconventional celebrations, because it coincide with the 10th anniversary of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah assumption of power, the 25th anniversary since Liberation Day, and the 55th anniversary of National Day. The official noted that due to success of previous festivals, a large march on the street will take place as part of the activities in the festival.