Sheraton Grand Doha Invites Foodies for an Unforgettable Experience at QIFF 2017
Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel is hosting the annual Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) from March 29 – April 8 in Hotel Park, on the doorstep of Qatar’s iconic social landmark.
The 8th annual Qatar International Food Festival provides visitors with a unique opportunity to taste from cultures and flavors around the world while also enjoying entertainment such as appearances from celebrity chefs, competitions, food trucks and family-friendly activities.
Special Festival Experiences
Some festival staples are back this year such as the food trucks and the signature Live Cooking Theaters with participation from the QCP and the QU Culinary Club from 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm daily. Also featured this year, is the high tea and fine dining pavilion as well as the Dinner in the Sky. New additions include the garden picnic where families can collect a basket and blanket to enjoy a casual meal on the grass in the pleasant outdoors.
There will be a variety of live performances and cultural shows running throughout the day. In the evenings, fireworks displayswill light up the sky above the Doha corniche. And, movie-lovers can enjoy outdoor screenings courtesy of festival partners, DFI and QF. Screenings will be held daily from 9:00 – 10:00 pm.
Family Fun & Children’s Edutainment
In addition to a designated children’s food zone, there will also be child-friendly edutainment in the form of daily screenings of Siraj, Qatar Foundation’s new 3D animation ‘edutainment’ TV series. QIFF Partner, Jeem TV will also be screening its Baraemshows throughout the Festival.
Book worms can explore a more virtual world of food through the QIFF library which will be stocked with cook books and food-related literature.
In Doha & Around Qatar
Bringing QIFF to restaurants and cafes across Qatar, festival organisers have introduced the new QIFF Menu. The Menu, offered from March 23rd to April 8th, allows residents and visitors to enjoy mouth-watering food groupings of at least three menu items ata pre-set price of 59, 99, 139 or 179 Qatari Riyals.
2.00 – 10.00 pm on weekdays; 2:00 – 11:00 pm on weekends
For more information, visit the QIFF website.