In addition, Loisirs announced its new operating methods with a view to the gradual approach of the reopening of amusement parks. The updated procedures will meet government recommendations while providing all guests with an exciting experience. Amusement park staff are also highly qualified for reopening, following new measures and procedures to provide visitors with a remarkable and safe experience.
Sherif Elbassiouny, General Manager of Recreation, said: “Our main goal is to provide our customers with an exclusive entertainment experience in a safe environment. Accordingly, we will implement all necessary measures without any compromise. Social distancing and continuous disinfection of all rides and attractions are the basis of our procedures, as well as a 20% reduced capacity indoors and a mandatory Golden Ehteraz for our customers ”
“Those who come to the park will have to undergo a health check at the entrance, present a Golden EHTERAZ status, wear a mask when they are in the park and undergo a temperature check,” he added.
Along with these guidelines, all visitors can also expect the following:
- Hand disinfection stations throughout the park.
- Improved cleaning, performed between sessions and nightly to disinfect the park and all park amenities (including toilets, seats, lockers and tubes).
- Signs and ground staff will be present in the parks to remind everyone to maintain social distancing and to use appropriate PPE if necessary.
All ground staff are also required to undergo a pre-shift screening and must follow several protocols when managing guest services and rides, cleaning various areas of the park, and supervising operational areas. .
Doha Festival City’s opening hours are Saturday to Wednesday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Thursday to Friday 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. The opening hours of Virtuocity and Snow Dunes are Thursday to Friday from 3 p.m. to 12 p.m. and Saturday to Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
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About the festival city of Doha
Doha Festival City is Qatar’s one and only choice when it comes to fashion, dining and entertainment. Bringing several firsts to Doha, this unrivaled shopping center – is one of the largest developments of its kind in the Middle East, offering nearly a quarter of a million square meters of rental space, offering something for everyone and creating exceptional and memorable experiences with every visit.
Doha Festival City is home to famous retail brands, many of which made their debuts in Qatar, including Harvey Nichols, Charlotte Tilbury, Kiehl’s, Dior Beauty Boutique and ACE. It is also home to the country’s only IKEA, open since 2013. There are over 100 places to dine and relax, including restaurants, cafes and casual eateries, from brands unique to Qatar including Jamie’s Italian and Aimee’s Cafe .
Doha Festival City is also home to Edge Fitness, a state-of-the-art fitness center, featuring a large workout area with the latest high-end Technogym equipment, separate male and female sections, as well as indoor training areas. circuit.
Doha Festival City offers the country’s largest offering of world-class entertainment, including a unique blend of indoor and outdoor attractions – from Qatar’s first VOX 4D cinema complex with 18 Theater by Rhodes digital screens, to green spaces for entertainment. outdoor exercise and outdoor recreation biking and three unique entertainment parks including Angry Birds World, Snow Dunes and Virtuocity.
As a ‘smart shopping center’, Doha Festival City offers innovative digital options including free Wi-Fi and digital orientation to enhance the consumer experience, and is easily accessible, offering 8,000 smart parking spaces and VIP valet parking.
Doha Festival City’s new car park can accommodate an additional 165 cars, providing easy access to the Luxury Zone and Edge Fitness, and direct exit to Al Shamal Road, helping to avoid traffic jams during peak hours.
Doha Festival City’s exclusive ‘FFTV’ Fashion TV, broadcast on the mall’s website and YouTube channel, brings together fashion personalities from Doha to showcase the mall’s multitude of retailers and the mall’s unique fashion offering.
Festival Magazine, the mall’s online lifestyle magazine, brings readers to the forefront of the mall’s latest events, discovering the latest fashion trends and offering previews of the collections and exclusive offers available at the mall.
Doha Festival City enforces strict security measures throughout the mall for its staff and visitors. This includes comprehensive shopping center disinfection treatment on a weekly basis, robust cleaning and disinfection operations during shopping mall trading hours, 127 hand disinfection stations installed in all commonly affected areas.
Doha Festival City won Tripadvisor’s 2020 Travelers’ Choice Award, based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, placing the mall in the top 10% of the global hospitality industry.
For more information visit http://www.dohafestivalcity.com
Leisure is a 100% Qatari operator that houses a revolutionary entertainment center. Leisure is driven by operational excellence, the company is committed to providing a full range of excellent operational services from a dynamic group of industry experts whose creative and dynamic synergies have made the brand a a pioneer in the operation of entertainment destinations. The company currently manages the various operational departments of the three amusement parks – ANGRY BIRDS WORLD ™, VIRTUOCiTY ™ and SNOW DUNES ™ – in Doha Festival City.
About SNOW DUNES ™
SNOW DUNES ™ is Qatar’s first indoor snow park with a fantastic Arab-style castle set in the distant past. Inspired by a local folk tale where a cold snap in spring blankets the land in snow, the park uses the world’s most advanced snow-making technology to create nature-like snow at -4 ° C. Defying logic and ensuring fun, the park features a variety of rides and attractions suitable for the whole family, such as super fun slides, tracks and carousel. The park also features various food and beverage outlets, retail stores and party halls that will provide an exclusive fun and exciting experience for the whole family. SNOW DUNES ™ is developed and operated by Leisure, the revolutionary location-based entertainment company.
About Virtuocity’s ™
VIRTUOCITY ™ is the region’s first digital gaming capital that merges the virtual world with the real world in an exciting and competitive environment. Equipped with running race simulators, escape rooms and a versatile eSports arena, the park offers an immersive digital experience for teens and adults. Virtuocity’s range of interactive attractions pits player against player and team against team, putting cutting-edge technology and innovation at the forefront.
The park also offers a wide range of food and beverage outlets, retail stores as well as dedicated VIP rooms, creating unique experiences for customers.
About ANGRY BIRDS WORLD ™
ANGRY BIRDS WORLD ™ is a pioneering concept that was introduced in Qatar and operated by leading entertainment company Leisure in partnership with Rovio Entertainment. The park is an incredible destination for family entertainment, bringing all the craziness of the global gaming sensation and hit movie from Sony Entertainment ™ under one roof.
ANGRY BIRDS WORLD ™ is developed over a vast area of 17,000 square meters in the festival city of Doha, ANGRY BIRDS WORLD ™ takes visitors on a maddening adventure with the enraged herd through a range of over 20 thrill rides for all ages. The park also has a wide array of F&B outlets, retail stores, edutainment, birthday venues, and a host of attractions that engage and entertain the whole family.
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