Doha Festival City Launches Sports Month on the occasion of Qatar National Sports Day

Feb 10, 2022 by Qanect

Doha, Qatar - February 9, 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is launching its annual Sports Month starting on Qatar’s National Sports Day and will continue until March 8, to be concluded with a special closing ceremony.


In addition to sports, healthy eating is one of the cornerstones of a healthy lifestyle. For this occasion, Doha Festival City invited seasoned nutritionist and TV guest Nadine Riachy, whose expertise combines clinical nutrition and weight management, as well as catering and hospitality. Starting from 8 February and until 26 February - except the 13th - Nadine is happy to me meet guests near Eden Cafe from 5 pm – 8 pm, for free 1 on 1 consultations.


The Mall will feature sports themed decorations, selfies’ installations and special lighting to commemorate the occasion. The amazing football themed displays will be found in the Diamond Node, Entertainment Node and Atrium Node.


The Sports Day celebrations will also witness the launch of Festival City’s Sports Club membership, one of the Mall’s most recent shopping club concepts that avails members a wide array of discounts and special offers on sporting equipment, gym, and apparel from a host of sporting retailers.


Members can enjoy discounts while shopping at a selection of top retailers in sports clothing, shoes, and equipment such as Adidas, Go Sport, NBA, as well as Sports Corner and Foot Locker. TechnoGym, the world's leading manufacturer of state-of-the-art fitness equipment, is also offering special prices on a selection of fitness equipment and gifts with purchase.


Edge Fitness gym is offering its Sports Club members a free reusable water bottle, additional body analysis, and two complimentary protein shakes. The state-of-the-art fitness facility offers exercise classes such as HIIT, Pilates, yoga, Zumba, and boxing, with separated facilities to help men and women reach their fitness goals. For a healthy post-workout treat, Edible Arrangements offers members a 25% discount on all items.


Robert Hall, Doha Festival City’s General Manager, said: “Festival City honors national events and celebrations as they bring the community together. In collaboration with our retailers and various partners, we will offer daily fun and entertaining activities for every family member to enjoy, at the one and only choice for entertainment and sport in February.”


As part of its all year-round outdoor entertainment offerings. The mall boasts a 3km long Outdoor Leisure Trail around its perimeter. The trail includes a running and a walking path, and an adjacent cycling lane with technical trail features specifically designed for mountain bikes, offering community members a unique outdoor facility for fun and fitness.

To join the Sports Club, an online application needs to be filled and then validated at the Customer Service Desk.  https://www.dohafestivalcity.com/home/whats-on/SportsClub


Doha Festival City is applying the stringiest safety protocols to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. All customers are required to show their green EHTERAZ status at the entrance to the mall and to wear masks during their visit to Doha Festival City, except while seating and dining. Social distancing stickers have been placed throughout the mall and activation areas to ensure customers are following the safe distance measures. All staff and event organizers will be wearing masks and gloves. Sanitization of all activation areas will be completed after each use, and no more than 100 people will be allowed in the areas at a time.


Doha Festival City opening hours are Saturday to Wednesday from 10 am to 10 pm, and Thursday to Friday from 10 am to 11 am. Children of all ages are now allowed to enter the mall. In line with the preventative measures set out by the authorities, Doha Festival City has introduced stringent health and safety measures throughout the mall for its staff and visitors. This includes a thorough mall disinfection treatment on a weekly basis, robust cleaning, and sanitization operations during mall trading hours, 127 hand sanitizing stations installed in the areas that have commonly touched surfaces.


To learn more, visit our website http://www.dohafestivalcity.com.