Taking pole position in Qatar’s lively social scene, B-Lounge Doha will host an entertainment-packed opening party for the race weekend in Qatar. A lauded destination for remarkable lifestyle, B-Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha, combines the unique energy of the Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team with a distinctive talent for high-end hospitality.

As the official hotel partner of Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team, The Ritz-Carlton Hotels & Resorts bring exclusive access and memorable experiences to guests and Marriott Bonvoy members, at worldwide Prix racing events. From 6 to 8 October 2023, the globe’s most renowned motorsports competition will return to Qatar, with an adrenaline-filled weekend of high-octane racing.

To honor the occasion, B-Lounge, Doha is geared up for a race weekend opening party to remember. Kicking off on Friday 6 October at 11pm until late, the event will include a showstopping welcome, with hostesses greeting guests at the restaurant’s entrance, where a Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team Replica car will be on display. Offering a rare photo opportunity, a professional photographer will capture memorable moments as guests marvel at the impressive craftsmanship on display. Bringing high energy socialising to speed enthusiasts, the night’s entertainment will include a live DJ and musicians, against the backdrop of B-Lounge’s stylish, Marina-side set-up.

Doha’s hotspot for Asian-fusion cuisine, B-Lounge has created a range of compelling packages for this unique, ticketed event. Starting from QAR200 for a soft drinks option, the QAR395 Enhanced and QAR495 Premium choices add variety. The venue’s characteristic blend of Eastern flavours will be served through a selection of hot canapés, like Wagyu Beef Tataki, Chicken Gyoza and Wasabi Prawn Tempura, alongside sushi favorites including, Crab California Roll and Spicy Crispy Tuna Roll. Desserts are certainly not forgotten, with Dark Chocolate Truffle Macarons and Assorted Japanese Mochi amongst the mouth-watering selection. The drinks menu provides a selection of aptly named concoctions, like Pit Stop, Speedster, Checkered Flag and Drift. A showcase of B-Lounge’s culinary creativity, each guest will leave with a chocolate race car, specially crafted by the Executive Pastry Chef.

Speaking about the event, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha General Manager, Carlo Javakhia said:

In supporting The Ritz-Carlton Hotels & Resorts in its role as official hotel partner of the Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team, we are excited to welcome the team back to Qatar, with a thrilling race weekend opening party at B-Lounge, Doha. Celebrated as one of the city’s most stylish venues, B-Lounge is the natural choice for such a high-profile event, and we look forward to welcoming guests from all over the world.

Combining innovative vision, creative cuisine and a glittering lifestyle, B-Lounge is primed to be at the heart of October’s racing action. A leading light in Qatar’s exhilarating social scene, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha once again extends its influence in bringing the city’s most unforgettable experiences to guests.

For more information on The Ritz-Carlton, Doha please call +974 4484 8000, WhatsApp +974 5599 0916 or visit www.ritzcarlton.com/doha.

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