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Posted On: 6 March 2023 12:09 pm
Updated On: 12 March 2023 09:59 am

What's unique about Shop Qatar 2023

Vrinda Abilash
Vrinda Abilash
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The country's biggest shopping festival, Shop Qatar, is back! It is a month-long festival that started on 23 February and is happening until 18 March 2023, with many exciting events, promotions and activations in store for you!

Did you also know 10 of Qatar's famous shopping malls, including Doha Festival City, Place Vendôme, and Lagoona Mall, are also participating?

The (ILQ) team is here to tell you what's unique about the 2023 edition of Shop Qatar! Let's go!

What are the participating malls?

Visit Qatar
Image credit: Visit Qatar

Shop Qatar's participating malls include:

Platinum Sponsors:

  1. Doha Festival City
  2. Lagoona Mall
  3. Place Vendôme Mall

Gold Sponsors:

  1. Landmark Mall
  2. Al Khor Mall
  3. City Center Doha
  4. Hyatt Plaza
  5. Mall of Qatar
  6. Al Hazm
  7. Gulf Mall

    What's in store for you?

    Qatar Tourism
    Image credit: Qatar Tourism

    Paw Patrol Festival

    PAW Patrol is a PUP-TACULAR event where you can enjoy stage shows, fun activities, meet and greet with the PUPS and much more. You can also check out the beauty salon, enjoy snacks and refreshments and shop for goodies.

    This is happening at Place Vendôme until 18 March, so don't miss it!

    Special activations in malls

    Many exciting roaming performances are also on display for you. The performers rotate between the different participating malls during the shopping festival. Expect acts like the Winter Circus Show, Magic Bubbles Show, and Band On Stilts to keep the little ones occupied.

    Check out the complete list, including the timings, here!

    Sephora masterclasses

    Sephora is hosting 'Sephora Saturdays' with masterclasses at Place Vendôme that are open to all. They also conduct private masterclasses called 'Sephora Ladies Night' every Wednesday.

    The masterclasses are from 7 pm - 10 pm, and the activities include Sephora's Red Carpet Photo Booth, Calligraphy on Sephora's bags, and giveaways. Are you excited to attend the masterclass?

    Grand fashion show

    A dazzling fashion show will also take place at Harvey Nichols in Doha Festival City on 14 March, featuring some of the best local designers showcasing Ramadan Collections like Kaftans, Abayas etc.

    Will you be going?

    Deals & offers

    Those travelling for Shop Qatar can enjoy special hotel deals and spa offers.

    Click here for the details, and have a great time at Shop Qatar 2023!

    What do participants get?

    Shop Qatar
    Image credit: Press Release

    For every QR 200 spent, you can enter a draw for mega prizes worth over QR 2 million.

    This year's grand prize is the biggest in Shop Qatar's long-running history! It is the chance to win a brand-new studio apartment in The Pearl Island. How amazing is this?!

    • Draws will take place on:
      • 11 March: Place Vendôme
        • Prizes to be won:
          • 6 x QR 10,000 cash
          • 3 x QR 20,000 cash
          • 1 x BMW X5
      • 18 March: Doha Festival City
        • Prizes to be won:
          • 6 x QR 10,000 cash
          • 3 x QR 20,000 cash
          • 1 x Apartment at The Pearl Island

    Here's a tour of the grand prize - a studio apartment at The Pearl Island!

    How to participate in the raffle draw?

    What's unique about Shop Qatar 2023
    Image Credit: Visit Qatar

    Participate and stand a chance to win big at Shop Qatar 2023. For every QR 200 spent at participating malls, you'll receive one raffle voucher.

    How to participate in the raffle:

    • You will find a 'Shop Qatar' kiosk at the participating malls.
    • Give your shopping receipts at the counter, get your voucher, fill in your details and drop it in the ballot box.
    • Winners will be picked on the draw dates. The draws will take place every Saturday at 8 pm in different malls (11 March: Place Vendôme, 18 March: Doha Festival City).


    What are you shopping to win big at this year's Shop Qatar? Are you excited about the activations? Let us know in the comments below. Do share this article - it keeps us going!