Things To Do in Doha: May 21 - May 28

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We have exciting events lined up for you this week! From international museum exhibitions, world-renowned performances, activities at Losail, and more! We’ve got you covered! Our events list will be out every Sunday. Keep following ILQ for more event updates and information!

Also make sure to stay tuned for the launch of our annual Ramadan website: ramadan.qa, which once again will be Doha's official Ramadan guide to everything that's happening throughout the holy month! Ramadan Kareem!

May 21 Sunday — May 28 Sunday

The International Wedding Exhibition (IWED)! — Sunday & Monday

IWED is back for its 10th edition! You’ll get to see all the latest bridal fashion trends on the runway, and even get tips and tricks from professional style consultants! It ends on Monday, so be sure to check it out!

Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed!
Price: It’s free!
Venue: Doha Exhibition and Convention Center, Doha
Time: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Website: http://iwed.qatar-expo.com/ 

Ladies Training Days at Losail International Circuit — Tuesday

Girls just wanna have fun! The Losail International Circuit will be hosting Ladies Training Days twice a month!

The Losail track will be open only for ladies to be able to exercise in one of the largest venues in Doha with privacy, as well as enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, such as cycling, walking, running or rollerblading.

Bicycles and gear will be available so ladies won’t have to bring their personal cycles from home. There will be special trainers available to provide yoga lessons, a mini-bootcamp; walking, jogging and other activities. There will also be an allocated area for children. A small rental fee for bicycles will be charged: QR 35 for 1st hour, QR 40 for 2nd hour.

You will be asked to complete a registration form and sign a waiver. 

Distance: The Track is 5.31km long. You can do as many laps as you like during the scheduled time.

Security: There will be an abaya and bag check-in station. No men will be allowed inside the track area. CCTV will only be monitored by female staff.

*Please note only boys under 9 years of age will be allowed inside the track.*

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed

Price: It’s free!

Venue: Losail International Circuit, Doha
Time: 5:00 pm
Visit their website for more details: http://www.lcsc.qa

Señorita Summer Glam! — Tuesday



Time to get your fiesta on! It’s the season ending of Latin Ladies night at the St. Regis Doha!

Feel the Caribbean vibes all night long with Los 2'D de Cuba performing live! If you arrive before 10:00 pm you get the chance to win amazing prizes, including a pair of Salsa ’n Candela heals!

Stay around for the best Tropicana club remix before the doors close!

Dress Code: Latin Vibes.



Ticket purchase: No tickets needed

Price: It’s free!

Venue: St. Regis Doha, Qatar

Time: 7:00 pm onwards

Website: https://www.facebook.com/theclubatthestregisdoha/

Contact for bookings: (+974) 44460105 or email doha.butler@stregis.com



X Lounge hosts DJ Kaila Troy & Cody Wise — Tuesday



One night, two world-famous artists! X Lounge presents the queen of house music DJ Kaila Troy & American singer Cody Wise, probably best known for "It's my birthday", that reached 84 million views on YT!

•Dress code: Smart-elegant

•Doors policies apply (21+ ID required)

•Entrance Only for: Couples & Mix group
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•Membership Required 



Ticket purchase: No tickets needed

Price: Entrance is free!

Venue: X Lounge, Sharq Village Hotel, Doha, Qatar

Time: 8:00 pm doors open

Website: http://www.crystaldoha.com/
For table reservations & VIP list call: (+974) 31333363 or (+974) 31333393



Training at Losail Circuit Sports Club — Wednesday



Come and enjoy the free cycling, running and walking facilities at Losail International Circuit every Wednesday!

Car Park Area: Inside the Circuit next to the Paddock Restaurant Parking

Registration: Inside the Circuit in the Pit Garage 2

Rules:

Cyclists must use the track in an anti-clockwise direction, cycling on the inside of the track, overtaking to the left.

Runners and walkers can use the track in a clockwise direction on the outer track, between the blue line and fence. Crossing of the track is not permitted without the safety marshal's permission.

All cyclists (including small children) must wear a helmet and closed-toe shoes when using the track. A small rental fee will be charged for bicycles: QR 35 for 1st hour, QR 40 for 2nd hour

Anyone under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed

Price: It’s free!

Venue: Losail International Circuit, Doha

Time: 5:00 pm this Wednesday, 8:30 pm - 12:00 am (Ramadan timings)

Visit their website for more details: http://www.lcsc.qa



Opals Exhibition at the Australian Embassy — Wednesday-June 15

The Opals Exhibition, which will showcase beautiful, precious opals from the South Australian Museum, begins this week! 

The items have been selected from the South Australian Museum’s Opals exhibition which ran from late 2015 until early 2016.

The exhibition will include the Virgin Rainbow, the world’s finest opal valued at over AUD1 million, as well as other rare and precious items from the Museum’s collection. This is the first time the Virgin rainbow and many of the other items have been exhibited outside Adelaide or Australia!



Ticket purchase: No tickets needed

Price: It’s free

Venue: Australian Embassy, Level 21, Tornado Tower, Doha, Qatar
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Sunday-Thursday, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm on Saturdays, closed on Fridays
Website: http://qatar.embassy.gov.au/



Karting at Losail Circuit Sports Club — Thursday



Get ready for Karting at Losail International Circuit! Guaranteed to be heaps of fun for families and friends alike, it can also be reserved for private companies (upon request and availability)!

Dates:
May: 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25
June: 1-2, 8-9, 15-16


KARTING

For karting activities, the minimum age is 15 years old. Any participant under the age of 18 needs permission signed by a legal guardian to be able to use the karting facility.

It is also compulsory to bring a helmet along for safety reasons, if you don’t have one available, the circuit can provide you with one.


NOTE: Calendar for activities is subject to change. Please check www.lcsc.qa for any calendar change.

Helmet mask QR 15 – not refundable


Ticket purchase: At the door

Price: QR100/15 minutes  

Venue: Losail International Circuit, Doha
Time: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm, 8:30 pm - 12:00 am (Ramadan timings)
Call for inquiries: (+974) 4472 9151
 

Which events will you be attending this week? Comment below!