13 Jan 2018 - 14:33
15 shoppers win 2 BMW and QR500,000 cash at first week raffle draw of Shop Qatar 2018
The first of the festival’s four weekly raffle draw was held at Mall of Qatar and 15 winners walked away with two BMW cars and QR 500,000 in cash prizes. Around 25,000 vouchers were entered into the draw throughout the first 5 days of Shop Qatar (7 – 11 January 2018).
Visitors and residents still have a chance to win by shopping or dining at any of the festival’s 13 Mall partners. For every QR 200 spent at any of the participating retailers or restaurants, shoppers can enter one of the festival’s three remaining raffle draws, with two cars and 13 cash prizes ranging from QR10,000 to QR100,000 to be won each week.
The upcoming draws will be held at 8:30 pm on Thursday, January 18 and 25 at Hyatt Plaza and Tawar Mall respectively. The final draw will take place at the closing ceremony in Doha Festival City on Thursday, February 8 and will feature a special performance by Lebanese singer, Ramy Ayach.
Saturday marked the end of Shop Qatar 2018’s ‘Arabian Week’. The Festival’s second week which runs from January 14 to 20, is themed ‘Bollywood Week’ and is set to bring a special line-up of entertainment and activities that celebrate the Indian subcontinent’s vibrant culture and arts.
A dazzling display of Saris and Lehenga dresses is expected at the Bollywood Fashion Show being held at 7pm on Wednesday 17 January, at the Mondrian Hotel. Over 100 different looks will be on the show. Those interested to attend can register online via www.talentresources.org/fashion-show-registration. The event is for free and seats will be provided on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Malls participating in Shop Qatar will also host a variety of Bollywood-themed pop-up shops inviting mall-goers to create and personalise their own embroidered khussa slippers, bangles and much more.