Qatar International Food Festival 2016

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The long-awaited annual event, the 7th Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) will take place in Doha from March 22nd to 28th with a new urban feel.

Food trucks from Qatar and around the region will feature in at the QIFF satellite experience in The Pearl-Qatar, which joins Katara Cultural Village as one of the Festival's new locations this year.

There are further additions to the Festival's activities at the Museum of Islamic Art Park, including the Snack Court which will feature popular eateries, cafes and restaurants.

The Cuisine Court will include fine-dining creations by chefs from the country's hotels, at prices ranging between 5-35 QAR, as well as High Tea by the Bay.

And, in the Culture Court, Chinese and Qatari cuisine will come together in an area dedicated to celebrating the Qatar-China 2016 Year of Culture.

A new area dubbed The Market Court will be introduced in which delicacies and special ingredients will be on sale.

In addition to new locations, QIFF will have new hours this year, extending its opening times from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm for school visits held in coordination with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education.

The festival will open to the public between 1:00 pm and 10:30 pm.

Festival participants can also look forward to the return of the popular A Taste of Business Class (Dinner in the Sky) by Qatar Airways.

Additionally, QIFF will offer new entertainment experiences this year, designed for the whole family.

Qatar Living is the official Community Partner of #QIFF2016