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22 August 2018 12:30 pm

Eid Al Adha 2018: Events and Activities in Qatar

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Qatar is gearing up to celebrate the Eid Al Adha, many residents might have already chalked out their plans for Eid holidays. Some of them must have booked tickets to visit exotic international tourist destinations, while some would love to stay in the country and spend time with their family and friends. There are a lot of interesting events and activities to participate during the long weekend and here's how to make the most of your Eid Al Adha holidays in Qatar.

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Also read: Great Eid staycation deals in Qatar

August 21 - 24, 2018 

Minions Take the Stage

Minions Take the Stage, MIRQAB mall

Experience the mischievous Minions at Mirqab Mall on Al Nasr Street this Eid Al Adha with a heartwarming and interactive show! Plus enjoy arts & crafts workshop for you and your family with special activities available to win prizes, and a face-painter to put a smile on anyone’s face. 

Event details 

Show Dates: August 21– 24
Show Timings: 4pm, 6pm, 8pm  and 9pm daily.
Location: Ground floor, atrium by BHS
Fee: Free of charge

Dates: August 21 – 24
Timings: 4:00pm – 9:00pm daily
Location: Ground Floor, Dome by Zara Home
Fee: Free of Charge
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August 21-25, 2018

KidzMondo Doha

KidzMondo Doha

Spend your holiday at KidzMondo Doha and enjoy a wide variety of interactive activities. They will be entertaining with stunning shows, interactive activities and fun competitions! 

Event details 

Locaion: Mall of Qatar 
Dates: August 21-25, 2018 
Ticket Price: Below 1 year old: complimentary, 1 - below 4 years old: QR 90, 4 - 14 years old: QR 135, Above 14 years old - adults: QR 90 Special needs: QR 85 
Timings: Saturday - Thursday: 10 AM - 12 AM, Friday: 1:00 PM - 12 AM 
Phone:+974 4028 5888, Fax:+974 4028 5800 
Email: [email protected](General Inquiries)

August 20 - 25, 2018 

Mall of Qatar

Mall of Qatar

Watch SpongeBob SquarePants and friends for the first time in Qatar! The interactive show ‘I Heart Dancing’ will involve you in a delightful adventure as SpongeBob SquarePants earns a spot to audition into a lookout for a star and is unstoppably training. The 30-minute thriving performance in a specially conceived set up will fly everyone into the sea universe.

Event details 

Location: Mall of Qatar
Date: August 20 - 25 
Time: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It's free!

August 21 - 24, 2018 


Katara eid events

Katara - the Cultural Village is all set to host an array of fun-filled activities throughout the Eid al-Adha starting August 21, it was announced.

The festivity, which will take place at the Katara beach, is expected to draw a large number of families and children who will be spending the holidays in the country. Visitors will enjoy performances by the Police musical band, featuring patriotic music and the national anthem.  Katara staff will also distribute Eid gifts to children, who also stand to benefit from a number of entertaining games and activities. The band will also perform a special musical show near the Katara amphitheater followed by a fireworks show, which will light up the sky over Katara.

Event details:

Location: Katara Esplanade
Date: August 21- 24 
Time: 8:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It's free!

August 21 - 25, 2018 

Sleeping beauty at Lagoona Mall

Sleeping beauty at Lagoona Mall

Lagoona Mall is set to feature a very special Eid Al Adha celebration for shoppers and visitors starting first day of Eid.  

The mall will come alive with the wondrous tale, “Sleeping Beauty”, one of the world’s oldest and most revered fairy tales, live on stage.  

All the way from the United Kingdom, the group “Fairytale Shows” will take the stage with 11 performers who will send us to the land of Fantasia to witness the birth of the Fairy Princess and her life after the jealous Magnificent casts a spell on.  

Holidays are an excellent time for families and friends to come together and spend quality time and Lagoona Mall is keen to provide them with the joyful celebrations by creating amazing shows and activities. The aim is to bring the community together with a truly remarkable onstage and unique events designed for all ages. 

In line with the festive spirit of Eid, Lagoona Mall invites families to relish a bouquet of exciting, entertaining and memorable performances showing daily at 3:30, 6:30, and 9:30 pm to keep shoppers and mall visitors entertained.

Event Details:

Date: August 21 - 25 
Time: 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It's free!

August 21 - 30, 2018  

Ben Ten Live at Doha Festival City

Ben Ten Live at Doha Festival City

Doha Festival City’s partnership with one of the most popular kids channel Cartoon Network kicks off with Ben 10, the much-adored character, bringing families and loved ones together in celebration this Eid Al Adha. Ben 10 will feature in three live shows daily in addition to an experiential activity zone from the first day of Eid till 30th August.

Ben 10 fans will be able to enjoy the full experience with all the aliens from Heathblast to Four Armswith an allocated space for children’s arts and crafts sessions. Introducing an augmented reality platform, called the Ben 10 Hero Experience AR Pod which will allow them to transform into one of the four signature aliens.    

Event details:

Ben 10 Live Stage Shows
Live show featuring live and costume characters from Ben 10, centralised around the on-road adventures with the Rust Bucket.
Dates: Eid Day 1 - August 30
Event timings: 4:00pm - 4:20pm, 5:30pm - 5:50pm, 8:30pm - 8:50pm
Location: Centre Court, Ground Floor

Ben 10 Meet & Greet
Kids Club members will have an exclusive opportunity to meet and greet their favourite Ben 10 characters on stage after every show.
Dates: Eid Day 1 - August 30
Event Timings: Every day after each show
Location: Centre Court, Ground Floor

Ben10 Activity Zone: Related to the show, the activation will feature interactive games and art and crafts workshops. 
Dates: Eid Day 1 - August 30
Event Timings: From 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: Centre Court, First Floor near luxury area

Ben 10 Hero Experience AR Pod: Augmented reality experience allowing kids to be aliens 
Dates: Eid Day 1 - August 30
Event Timings: Mall Trading hours, 15 - 20 minutes per batch
Location: Centre Court, First Floor near Customer Service desk

Location: Doha Festival City
Date: August 21- 30
Time: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: It's free!

August 22, 2018 

Zumba Eid Party

Zumba Eid Party in Doha

Filipino Fitness & Health in Qatar (FFHQ) is organizing a "Zumba Eid Party" on August 2, 2018 from 8:00 - 10: 00 to be held in Arab International Academy- Bldg 3, Al Sadd. Proceeds from this event will go to the beneficiary- Distressed OFW. Ticket is now available for QR 30.00 including 1 free bottled water and pack meal. Dance to help and show support to the Filipino.

Event details:

Location: Arab International Academy (AIA) - Doha, Qatar, Al Ghadeeriyat Street, Doha
Date: 22 August
Time: 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Ticket Purchase: At the door
Price: Ticket - 30QR
Phone: 30257406
Email: [email protected]
Website: Facebook: Filipino Fitness & Health in Qatar

Which events will you be attending this week? Let us know in the comments below, and don't forget to like and share this article!