The Bavarian festival ‘Oktoberfest’ is popular worldwide. Here are your options what to do to celebrate this festival in Doha.
The four-day event at the InterContinental Doha will take place tonight till 6 October inside the hotel’s tent. This year’s celebration will prove to be one of the biggest as they are preparing to host a thousand people every evening.
For this occasion, InterContinental Doha is flying in the very best of German entertainment with an authentic X’elch’ten Folk Music Band. Accompanying the genuine Bavarian atmosphere and music will be an array of German food and speciality brews.
For 3, 4 & 5 October the tickets are priced at QR230 per person (including entrance and buffet dinner) and a special price of QR170 per person for Saturday 6 October. Available daily at the Concierge Desk. Call 44484 4444 or visit their Facebook page for more details.
Radisson Blu Doha
Giwana Ballroom – Thursday 18 October
Experience the traditional Oktoberfest experience as the six piece ‘Karl Heinz Band’ perform a mix of typical Bavarian songs where guests are encouraged to link arms and sing along. It’s a totally interactive musical experience which is enjoyed alongside a great Bavarian buffet, prepared by Chef Jurgen and his team. Tickets are QR450 per person and includes entertainment, Bavarian buffet and selected German beverages and soft drinks.
Spirit of Oktoberfest – Qube – Friday 19 October
The Qube will mix the traditional with the modern to create a fabulous party atmosphere! A German buffet of grilled items and sausages will be available while the ‘Karl Heinz Band’ will perform typical Bavarian songs. Later in the evening, the band will return to the stage as ‘Chicken Skin’ and will really get the party rocking! Tickets are QR250 per person and includes entertainment, German buffet and beverage vouchers which can be used at the bar. Membership is required, and is included in the ticket price.
For more information on what Radisson Blu has to offer, contact them on 4428 1428.
*NB – Don’t forget your ID or passport. Over 21s only.