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25 February 2018 02:23 pm

Things To Do In Doha: February 25 - March 4

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Welcome to our fresh edition of our weekly Things To Do In Doha. Want to experience a journey to a new wonderful world with your little ones? Well, Alice is in town to take you down the rabbit-hole to Wonderland! Or, maybe you want a laugh -- so not check out Stand-Up Comed Qatar's event happening this Thursday! With some of the best activities in art, entertainment, shopping, dining and more -- there's no excuse to be bored in Doha. So let’s explore the best things to do for the week ahead!

Our listings come out every Sunday, so be sure to keep following ILQ for more events updates and information! And, if you want more, visit iloveqatar.net/events

February 20 - March 19

Perspectives - Contemporary Women Arab Artists Exhibit

If you're an art enthusiast, join the exhibition Perspectives - Contemporary Women Arab Artists at Art 29 at the W Doha Hotel and Residences. The exhibition showcases 27 breathtaking artworks by 11 female Arab artists presented by the Al Markhiya Art Gallery. It kicked off on February 20 and will continue until March 19.

Location: W Doha Hotel & Residences
Date: February 20 - March 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1764601590514844/


February 21- 26, 2018

Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition 2018

The 15th Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition (DJWE) features more than 400 brands from over 10 countries at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center from February 21 to 26. Under the patronage of HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, the event is presented by the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and delivered by Auditoire.

The exhibition showcases Qatar as an attractive destination for luxury-seekers around the world. The six-day event also witnesses 28 exhibitors from Qatar and 13 international exhibitors, who will display exclusive pieces from the world’s most prestigious jewellery and watch brands. International exhibitors include David Webb, Suzanne Kalan, and Bellina Collections from the United States; Santosh Jewellers and Bellina Collections from India; Veschetti from Italy; Charles Oudin and Djula from France; Armanor Jewellery from Lebanon; Al-Zain from Bahrain; and Expert Expo from Turkey.

Key features

-    Charity auction for pieces designed by young Qatari designers
-    Children’s nursery/playground aimed at giving parents an opportunity to explore the event
-    Valet parking

Location: Doha Exhibition and Convention Center
Date: February 21 – 26
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Phone: (+974) 5011-3593
Email: djwe@auditoire.com
Website: https://djwe.qa/

 

February 22 – March 3, 2018

Melange Art Show at Mall of Qatar

This amazing light show features two acts, Alice in Wonderland, that will be performed at 6:00 p.m. and Mélange Art at 8:30 p.m.

Dancers and acrobats will take you on a journey to a new wonderful world as the entertainers  perform a spectacular show while wearing LED costumes that light up in the dark, aided by special sound effects.

Location: Mall of Qatar
Date: February 22 – March 3
Time: 6:00 p.m.-  8:30 p.m.
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Website: http://www.mallofqatar.com.qa/english/events

 

February 26 – 27, 2018

INFLOW Qatar Summit at The Ritz–Carlton, Doha

The INFLOW Qatar Summit at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha will be held between February 26-27, 2018 with the participation of global Influencers, brands, agencies, and several industries’ representatives for conferences and B2I meetings. As a part of the event brand representatives, marketing professionals, and digital content producers will share their knowledge and experiences in various sessions, while brands and Influencers will be able to find an opportunity to discuss new collaboration projects through exclusive B2I (Business-To-Influencer) meetings.

VisitQatar as the destination partner, Qatar Airways and The Ritz-Carlton Doha as platinum sponsors, ILoveQatar.net as the media partner, and TRACCS as communications partner, will host some of the world’s biggest and most popular influencers including Canadian actress and social media star Shay Mitchell, and Instagram’s popular travel gurus Jack Morris and Lauren Bullen, who will share their success stories and experiences, as well as their knowledge of digital media trends.

The event will highlight Qatar as an ultimate travel and leisure destination giving brand representatives, marketing professionals, and digital content producers from various industries such as hospitality, technology, fashion, beauty, and travel from within the country an opportunity to discuss business collaborations with the international influencers. 

The summit will start on February 25 with a media roundtable in the morning and a welcome dinner in the evening at The Ritz-Carlton Doha, followed by the highlight of the event – the B2I conference and meetings to be held on February 26 at the same venue. The closing of the gathering will see a celebratory influencer party taking place in the evening at the Shanghai Club at Shangri-La Hotel, Doha while on February 27 and 28, influencers will get a chance to visit the city of Doha and explore its wide array of attractions and offerings. 

Location: The Ritz-Carlton Doha
Date: February 26 – 27
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Ticket Purchase: Online
Price: - $150-$1,400 USD
Website: http://inflowsummits.com/upcoming-events/qatar-summit18/

 

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Comedy Evenings @ Fraser Suites West Bay, Doha

They say laughter is the best medicine and it’s high time that we have a dose of it with 'Comedy Evenings' at Fraser Suites West Bay, Doha.

So fasten your seat-belts and get ready for the laughter-o-coaster ride with STAND UP COMEDY QATAR! It's going to be one evening where jokes, dazzling food, and soft beverages will come floating at you all evening long!

Location: West Bay, Doha, Qatar
Date: March 1
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Ticket Purchase: Online
Price: Regular - QR 100
Phone: (+974) 6680-0142
Email: ritika.ramani@frasershospitality.com
Website: https://westbay-doha.frasershospitality.com/en

 

Ultimate Elton and The Rocket Band

Radisson Blu, Hotel Doha is delighted to announce their first tribute event lined up for 2018! 'Ultimate Elton and The Rocket Band' is the ultimate tribute show to Sir Elton John!

Some artists look like their idols, and others sound like them: Paul Bacon does both! Close your eyes and you won’t believe your ears, open your eyes and you won’t believe them either! An engaging show featuring the classic hits including 'Candle in the Wind', 'Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me', 'I’m Still Standing', 'Your Song' and 'Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting'.

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are QR 390/- per person including an international gourmet buffet and selected beverages. Patrons must be over the age of 21 to enter with valid Qatari ID required. A Special Package with overnight stay can be purchased directly at the hotel for QR 580 inclusive of One Ticket + Standard Single Room for one night plus one buffet breakfast. Or, for QR 1,070 you can get Two Tickets + Standard Double Room for one night inclusive of two buffet breakfasts.

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha
Date: March 1
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Ticket Purchase: Online
Price: QR 390 -- Regular Entry
          QR 580/QR 1,070 -- Special Overnight Packages
Phone:  (+974) 4428-1555


Friday, March 2, 2018

Full Moon Yoga at The St. Regis Doha

Start the New Year by bringing yourself into the full moon and close your eyes while you bathe in the warm breeze. During your session, learn how to lead an invigorated lifestyle by eating healthy, hydrating often, and listening to your intuitions while you breathe to your intentions set at the beginning of the practice. This session will energize your entire being with a fresh sense of vitality inside and out. Welcome opportunities for health, abundance, and happiness available at any given moment under the light of the full moon! 

Location: The St. Regis Doha
Date: March 2
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: QR 100
Phone: (+974) 4446-0300
Email: recreation.doha@stregis.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/417963525305956/


Full Moon BBQ Night

Have a BBQ dinner in a relaxing open air, while enjoying the magic of a full moon with 365 Adventures. It's the perfect setting for celebrating special occasions, or just simply having a good time with friends and family, making long-lasting memory. Package includes - Pick-up and drop-off, Set-up of LED lights, carpets, pillows, and beach chairs, BBQ dinner with sunset for an 8-hour total experience. There's also camel rides for QR 20, professional drivers, a stop-over and swim at the Inland Sea, Dune-bashing and desert safari, soft drinks and water, and insurance

What to bring: You're going to the beach and it's sandy! We suggest you bring sunglasses, swimwear, towels, flip-flops, snacks, and sunscreen if possible! Plus, sweaters and shawls to keep you warm -- as it's winter after all!

Location: Pickup from Hardee's, Old Airport Road
Date: March 2
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Ticket Purchase: Online
Price: Adults – QR 260
          Kids – QR 185
          Baby-Seat Space – QR 100
Phone: (+974) 3339-3323
Email: info@365adventures.me
Website:  http://365adventures.me/

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!