Get ready to start-off 2017 with Shop Qatar, Qatar’s first shopping festival of the year.
You have just about time to take a break from New Year’s festivities before fun pops back up in Qatar. Starting January 7, and continuing for a whole month into February 7, Shop Qatar shopping festival will have the country running wild with joy.
The Qatar Tourism Authority themed this year’s festival “A brand new tradition”, and announced that various retailers will be offering up to 50% discounts in malls, including Hyatt Plaza, Al Khor Mall, Lagoona Mall, Gulf Mall, Landmark, Dar Al Salam Mall, The Gate and The Pearl-Qatar, and the newly opened Mall of Qatar.
The mall of Qatar is the country’s largest mall, and just soft-opened this December.
There will also be a wide range of live concerts, stand-up comedy shows, as well as the popular award-winning live Broadway musical, Cats.
For visitors who wishes to enjoy some of the Qatar festival spirit, there will be special offers on flights and travel packages, as well as on hotel fees and entertainment.
The trip to the mall will itself be an experience. There will be all sorts of fashion shows, pop-up stores, cultural exhibitions and celebrity appearances, await shoppers in malls all over the country.
A weekly mega raffle will draw lucky winners from among the shoppers, giving out ‘Shop Qatar’ prizes with the collective worth of QAR 4 million. One lucky shopper will also be winning the ‘Shop Qatar’ jackpot worth of one million Qatari riyals.
For more information about participating malls, events, concerts and shows, please visit the festival’s official website.