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24 September 2017 12:00 am

Things To Do In Doha: September 24 - October 1

It’s Sunday! Here’s our weekly Things To Do in Doha! Check out ILQ’s listings, we guarantee they'll be worth your while! Read on to find out more!
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Sad that the weekend is over? There’s so much happening in Doha this week to get you over that! From falcon exhibitions to international DJ performances, aerial airshows to beach daze, we’ve got you covered! Our events list will be out every Sunday. Keep following ILQ for more event updates and information! For more information visit iloveqatar.net/events 

September 24 Sunday — October 1 Sunday Skate Girls of Kabul Exhibition — Everyday till October 21.

ICYMI: Check out the super compelling photo exhibition by Jessica Fulford-Dobson, the Skate Girls of Kabul. This exhibition tells the extraordinary story of Afghan girls who took up skateboarding, thanks to an Afghan charity that provides skate parks as a hook to get children from disadvantaged families back into the educational system.

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed 
Price: It’s free!
Venue: Katara Cultural Village
Time: Saturday - Thursday: 8:00pm to 12:00 am, Friday - closed 

Katara International Falcons and Hunting Exhibition — Sunday, September 24

LAST DAY: Like the noble oryx, falcons are very loved in Qatar. This week, Katara’s International Hunting and Falcons Exhibition kicks off! It’s one of the largest international exhibitions that specializes in falcons. The exhibition will include numerous activities and events, such as falcon auctions, falcon displays, and more! A pavilion will be also dedicated to hunting-related handicrafts and falcon supplies.

Find the registration conditions of falcons imported for the exhibition here

There are also a number of special offers and promotions that are a part of the exhibition! Restaurants at Katara will be giving a 15% discount. Make sure to visit the website in the details below!

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It’s free! (registration required)
Venue: Katara Cultural Village
Time: 10:00 am
For more information visit: http://www.katara.net/en/whats-on/events/Exhibitions/Katara%20International%20Falcons%20and%20Hunting%20Exhibition/2301 

Sasha Vee live at Wahm! — Thursday, September 28

Czech DJ and Producer, Sasha Vee, will be performing live at the Wahm Lounge at the W Doha Hotel this weekend! For a night of crazy beats and good vibes, head on over!

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed
Venue: W Doha Hotel & Residences, WAHM
Time: 9:00 pm
For more information visit: http://www.wahmdoha.com/ 
For reservations call: (+974) 44535135 

Beginners Kufic for Women — Wednesday, Sept. 27 & Sunday, Oct. 1

Every Sunday and Wednesday from September 10 to October 29, you can learn more about writing ‘Kufic.’ Many Quran are written in Kufic calligraphy which is characterized by its bold and vertical letters and comes is several types (for example eastern Kufic or western Kufic). Join this workshop to learn  more about this early and beautiful script.

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It’s free (registration required)
Venue: Museum of Islamic Art Park 
Time: 8:00 am
For more information email: saba1969@hotmail.com 
Register here: https://qatar-majd-karama-marathon.info/registration-1  

LaLiga Festival — Thursday, September 28 - Saturday, October 7

The LaLiga Festival is a unique football and entertainment festival which is planned to take place twice a year in Doha. The festival will be a celebration of sports, food, entertainment and games, enticing people to engage with one of the most popular global football leagues, LaLiga.

The event aims to bring football and sports fans together to experience the LaLiga lifestyle. Passionate fans will be able to experience games showcasing the best football techniques and strategy, while football freestylers will be able to compete for the title of Qatar Freestyle Championship. Sports clothing and equipment booths offer visitors the best deals on their favorite football merchandise. Offering an event for those beyond fans of the game, photographers will compete to capture the spirit of the festival which revolves around the newly launched LaLiga Lounge.

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It’s free!
Venue: The Hotel Park, next to Sheraton Grand Doha
Time: 4:00 pm
For more information visit: http://www.hotelparkdoha.com/laliga  

Beach Daze at Flipflops Beach Club — Friday, September 29

Throughout September, Flipflops Beach Club at the Grand Hyatt Doha is opening its doors at 1 pm for fun in the sun, soft drinks and light bites with the coolest soundtracks!

Each week, they will be hosting theme party nights to give you a chance to get your groove on the sand!

And if you don’t like the sand, there's a huge grass area where you can lay out a blanket or lay in one of the hammocks provided!

30% discount for school teachers, cabin crew and hoteliers with valid ID!

Priority entry for couples and mixed groups.

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed 
Price: It’s free! (entry)
Venue: Grand Hyatt, Doha
Time: 1:00 pm
For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1439020392823033/?active_tab=about 

Royal Air Force Red Arrows Aerial Show — Saturday, Sept. 30

The iconic British Royal Air Force acrobatic team, the Red Arrows, are coming to Qatar for a fast-paced aerial show over the Sheraton Grand Doha this Saturday, September 30, 2017!

Sponsored by the British Embassy in Doha and Qatar Airways, this free spectacle is open to the public! Just be sure to stake out a good spot along the Corniche close to the Sheraton hotel for a top view of the action! 

Ticket purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It’s free!
Venue: Sheraton Grand Doha, The Corniche, Doha
Time: 4:00 pm
For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/ukinqatar/posts/10151788364477947 

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