December 31, 2023

Galeries Lafayette celebrates children’s imagination at the Silly Monsters Mascot Event

Galeries Lafayette Doha, a renowned retail destination, hosted a delightful children’s fair at 21 High St. in Katara village, Doha from December 28 to 30, 2023. The event, centered around the Silly Monsters mascots, aimed to celebrate creativity, fun, and inspired arts and crafts activities.

The Silly Monsters campaign which began in October 2023, entailed imaginative drawing submissions from children of Galeries Lafayette Doha employees, which were transformed into lovable mascots. The December event showcased the nine captivating mascots: Giggles, Chomper, Howler, Friendly the Fluffy Monster, The Playful Clumsy Yaya, Micaiah the Minion, Silly Saturn, Galerina, and Peekaboo.

To engage with the public, a vibrant parade was organized through the enchanting alley of 21 High st., where each child proudly marched alongside their mascot, captivating the crowds. At the end of the parade, a colossal photo booth, adorned with the Silly Monsters theme, allowed the public to capture memorable moments with the mascots and their creators.

Guests were also treated to one-on-one sessions with the talented mascot developers, who shared the stories behind their inventive creations and the inspiration that fueled their imaginative process.

The uniquely designed mascots, crafted by children and brought to life by Galeries Lafayette Doha, stole the spotlight with their playful characteristics and impressive dance moves, captivating the audience’s hearts.

In addition to the event’s festivities, guests had the opportunity to explore the diverse range of shops and boutiques within 21 High St., offering the finest selection of products in this outdoor shopping hub.

Galeries Lafayette Doha remains committed to fostering creativity and providing memorable experiences for children and families. The Silly Monsters mascot event exemplifies the boutique’s dedication to celebrating imagination and inspiring young minds.