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Posted On: 1 December 2019 05:16 pm
Updated On: 8 December 2019 04:30 pm

Here are the most exciting events you need to attend in Qatar this December!

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December is surely one of the busiest months this 2019! From Qatar National Day celebrations to concerts, football games, food festivals and more, there is something for everyone to enjoy and be excited about. Scroll down to see our rundown of the upcoming and happening events this month in Qatar that you need to add to your calendar!

1. Doha Burger Festival

The Burger Festival will be back on December 19 for its third year! If you're on the hunt for the best burger in Doha then this is perfect for you! Organized by Cosette Solutions, the event will have entertainment sections as well for families to enjoy.

  • Dates: December 19 - 28
  • Location: Khalifa Stadium Plaza (parking opposite Khalifa International Stadium)
  • Time: 12 pm to 12 mn

2. Qatar Balloon Festival

For 12 days starting on December 7, Qatar will be having its first Hot Air Balloon Festival at Aspire Park. Around 30 colorful balloons from around the world will fill up Qatar's sky.

Find out the five reasons why you just have to be part of the Qatar Balloon Festival!

  • Dates: December 7 - 18
  • Location: Aspire Park
  • Time: 2 pm - 10 pm
  • Entrance fee: FREE

3. FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019™

Football fever for this year is not yet over! Al Sadd SC, ES Tunis, Al Hilal FSC, Liverpool, CF Monterrey, Hienghène Sport, and CR Flamengo teams will battle it out to be the best team of the tournament.

Find here all the things you need to know about the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019™.

Don't forget that all ticket holders are entitled to a free Metro ride!

Who do you think will be the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019™ champion?

Dates: December 11 - 21

Locations: Jassim bin Hamad Stadium, Khalifa International Stadium, Education City Stadium

4. Qatar National Day 2019

Although officially celebrated every year on December 18, this year's Qatar National Day festivities will start on December 12 at Darb Al Saai which will be until December 20.

Click here for all the information you need to know about this year's Qatar National Day. Click here for the best QND 2019 offers!

Check here for the QND slogans from 2017 to 2019.

5. Flower Festival

Interested in flowers and planting supplies?

The second edition of the Flower Festival happening at Souq Waqif opened December 1 and will run until December 10. More than 20 farms and nurseries are participating in this event which is in collaboration with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME).

  • Dates: December 1 - 10
  • Location: Souq Waqif
  • Time: (Weekdays) 9 am - 9 pm; (Thu - Fri) 9 am - 10 pm
  • Entrance Fee: FREE

6. Katara Traditional Dhow Festival

Exciting events for the 9th edition of this annual festival will showcase Qatar's maritime past and traditions. Here's a glimpse of the events at last year's Traditional Dhow Festival.

  • Dates: December 3 - 16
  • Location: Katara Beach 15
  • Time: 9 am - 10 pm
  • Entrance Fee: FREE

7. Concerts and Music Festivals

Are you a music lover?

Brace yourselves because famous international and Arabic artists will be performing live in Qatar this month! Check below for the schedule:

Yara & Ibrahim Dashti

  • Date: December 4
  • Time: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: Katara
  • Tickets and info HERE

Rahma Riyad, Fahad Al Kubaisi & Omar Al Abdallat

  • Date: December 7
  • Time: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: DECC
  • Tickets and info HERE

Daydream Festival Act One

  • Date: December 12
  • Time: 5 pm - 2 am
  • Location: Ritz Carlton Island
  • Tickets and info HERE

Cheb Khaled & Hatim Amoor

  • Date: December 13
  • Time: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: DECC
  • Tickets and info HERE

Katy Perry

  • Date: December 15
  • Time: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: DECC
  • Tickets and info HERE

Maluma

  • Date: December 16
  • Time: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: DECC
  • Tickets and info HERE

Maroon 5

  • Date: December 19
  • Time: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: DECC
  • Tickets and info HERE

Daydream Festival Act Two

  • Date: December 20
  • Time: 5 pm - 2 am
  • Location: Ritz Carlton Island
  • Tickets and info HERE

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