Beat the heat and enjoy some cool events this week

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Debz

Summer has hit Qatar and the temperature is soaring high but that should not stop you from having fun. Just chill and enjoy all the great events that are happening throughout the week.

 

Wednesday, May 18

 

Google I/O extended 2016 Doha

 

 

Calling all developers, tech entrepreneurs and startups – the creative ones who are building what’s next, to explore the latest in technology, mobile and beyond! Google Developers Group - GDG Doha is hosting the Google I/O Extended Doha on May 18th and 19th. This year Google I/O would be in the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View. Google I/O Extended Doha brings you the I/O experience right here for the second time.

 

Venue: Digital Incubation Center, Doha

Time: 6pm to 10pm

 

Thursday, May 19

 

DNA Take Over

 

 

Join the party and enjoy the music of the highly anticipated celebrity DJ, Juan Pestana performing live with DNA Records friends and artists from The Doha String Quartet and the amazing vocalist Judi Jackson.

 

Venue: The Rooftop Doha, St. Regis Doha,

Time: 9pm to 2am; Ladies happy hour from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Call +974 4446 0105 or email diningreservations@stregisdoha.com to book a table.

 

Friday, May 20

 

Emir Cup Final, 2016

 

 

Be there to be a part of the final match of the most prestigious tournament in Qatar, The Emir Cup. The final match will be played between Lekhwiya and Al Sadd football clubs at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium (Al Sadd Sports Club). Tickets can be bought on the day of the match starting 3pm at the ticket booth near the spectators’ main entrance near the VIP parking.

 

Venue: Al Sadd Sports Club

Time: 7pm

Ticket Prices: Regular tickets for QR50

 

Zumba Pangakalusugan

 

Join the community for the 118th Pre Philippine Independence Day Celebration "Zumba Pangkalusugan". It's going to be a great day and a good opportunity for everybody to dance together with Pinoy Zin and Jammers with special guests Ms. Tachi and Ms. Wafaa.

 

Venue: Awsaj Recreation Center, Qatar Foundation

Time: 9am to 12 noon

 

Billiards for a Cause

 

 

Calling all billiards enthusiasts, women and men! Unified Triskelion of Qatar - UTQ's 4th Billiards for a Cause 9-Ball Tournament, in cooperation with Pinoy Cue Masters Club Qatar. Proceeds of this event will be used to buy plane tickets for our distressed kababayans in POLO-OWWA.

 

Venue: Rendezvous Bowling and Billiards Hall

Time: Registration will start at 10AM, tournament will start at 12Noon.

Registration Fee: 100 with free tournament shirt

 

Pant 4 PAWS Inaugural Triathlon

 

 

This inaugural event will be championed and led by Live Life Crossfit and supported by a number of other crossfit boxes and gyms in Doha. A Beach Triathlon Consisting of 3 stages: 3hrs duration: 2 categories: individual and pairs.

 

Venue: Intercontinental, Doha

Time: 5:30pm

Ticket prices: REGISTRATION OF 100 QR Online Via Eventbrite. Includes a Pant4PAWS Pack on Registration day. 500 QR Minimum sponsorship required of each participant.

 

Aspire In-Side-Out Fun Run 2016

 

 

Aspire In-Side-Out Fun Run 2016 is an exciting way to lead an active and healthy lifestyle. The untimed race is approximately 5 Kilometre of fun, where runners make their way around both an indoor and outdoor course, giving participants an exclusive chance to discover locations and areas of Aspire Zone they would not normally see.

 

Venue: Aspire Zone Warm Up Track, Doha

Time: 7pm

Ticket Prices: Registration fee: 25 QAR (17yrs & under), 50 QAR (over 18 yrs)

Minimum participant age is 10 yrs

 

Saturday, May 21

 

What about the Art? Guided Family Visits

 

 

Enjoy a day with your family, appreciating art and even trying to make your own clay sculpture. The Public Art education team at Qatar Museums Gallery ALRIWAQ have organised a guided family visit and Children and parents will explore the exhibition together.

 

Venue: Qatar Museums Gallery

Time: 3pm to 5pm

To Register Visit: https://www.qm.org.qa/en/what-about-art-guided-family-visits

 

Creating pages for a family book

 

 

Let your kids explore their creative side and participate in a workshop for ‘creating pages for a family book. Open for kids of 7 years and above, it is sure a fun way to spend a summer day.

 

Venue: Katara Art Studio B19

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Fees: 100 QAR