Doha: The Qatar National Day Celebrations Organizing Committee in association
with Ministry of Interior will be hosting a mega quiz and cultural performance
competition for the students of expatriate schools operating in Qatar on Friday, 14th
December 2012 from 3.30 pm – 9.30 pm at the auditorium of Ahmed bin Hanbal
school, beside Crowne Plaza hotel, in Najma area.
By this edutainment program, the organizers aim at educating the students of the
expatriate schools and the general public as well the history, customs and traditions
of Qatar. The program will comprise mainly on 'Cultural Performance Competition
for School Students' on the theme 'Qatar's past, present and future', 'Quiz Competition
for School Students and General Public' on the founder of Qatar and its past and
general knowledge on Qatar and 'Security and Safety Awareness Film Show'. The
cultural performance competition will be focusing on the life style of Qataris in the
olden days such as fishing, diving for pearls, pearl trading and old Qatar and modern
The first three prize winners of the 'Cultural Performance Competition' will get QR
10000, QR 5000 and QR 3000 respectively and the winners of the Quiz competition
which is open for all who attend the program will get valuable prizes. In addition to
this, the organizers will support the schools financially for making preparations for
the performance and all participating schools will get trophies.
In the closing ceremony, the officials from the organizing committee will announce
the winners and will watch the Performance of first, second and third prize winners.
The public are invited to watch and performance competition and to attend the
quiz which will provide a deep insight into the history of Qatar and the organizing
committee has allocated about 50 valuable prizes for the winners in the quiz and
another 50 prizes for the general public who will be selected through a draw. The
seating capacity is for 1500 persons and the seats will be served on the basis of first
come first serve.