Doha: Expo 2023 Doha, the international horticulture event, has marked an extraordinary milestone, with nearly one million visitors attending the event within just one month since its grand opening. The event commenced on October 2nd at Doha’s Al Bidda Park and is scheduled to run until March 28, 2024.
The organizing committee of Expo 2023 Doha expressed their deep appreciation to visitors, participants, and partners for their pivotal roles in making this event a resounding success. Haifa Al Otaibi, Expo 2023 Doha’s Public Relations and Communications Director, stated, “With anticipation, we look ahead to more weeks of fruitful engagement, inviting everyone to partake in this grand celebration of global culture and environmental innovation.”
Officially, Expo 2023 Doha’s organizing committee aims to attract over 3 million visitors during its 179-day hosting period, as indicated on its website. The event revolves around the theme “Green Desert, Better Environment” and features pavilions from over 70 countries, all dedicated to sharing and promoting sustainable innovation.
One of the standout features of this mega event is its recent achievement of winning the Guinness World Record title for “The Largest Green Roof” globally, a testament to its commitment to environmental sustainability.
Visitors to Expo 2023 Doha can explore multiple gardens, attend informative talks and conferences, and savor international cuisines. The event also boasts key attractions such as the Environment Centre and Biodiversity Museum, which showcase environmental science, renewable energy demonstrations, and cutting-edge technologies.
Additionally, the Grandstand Arena, a prominent venue within the event, is set to host performances by world-renowned international and regional artists, although the official lineup has yet to be publicly announced.
Impact on Tourism and Hospitality Sector
The remarkable success of Expo 2023 Doha, with its significant influx of visitors, is expected to have a positive impact on the tourism and hospitality sector in Qatar. The event is likely to result in increased demand for accommodations, dining, and related services, thus contributing to the growth of the local hospitality industry.
BM Events: Providing On-Demand Hospitality Staff in the GCC Region
Behind the scenes, BM Events has been a crucial contributor to the success of major events in the GCC region for over a decade. Their expertise in providing on-demand hospitality staff has played a pivotal role in ensuring seamless event execution and enhancing the overall guest experience.