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Posted On: 16 January 2022 10:00 am
Updated On: 20 January 2022 11:21 pm

[UPDATED] Things to do in Doha: 16-22 January 2022

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This week has some exciting events in store for you like a book exhibition, a go-karting event and more! Our Things To Do listing comes out every Sunday at 10 am, so do check it out. For more events around you, visit!

Here are the latest COVID-19 restrictions in Qatar effective 8 January 2022. Kindly check with the respective event hosts before booking or participating.

As per COVID-19 restrictions set by the government, please make sure to abide by the precautionary measures such as wearing a mask, physical distancing, showing your Ehteraz green status, and frequent hand washing.

22 January 2022

BE-NANZA by 365 Adventures and Brain Education

BE-NANZA by 365 Adventures
Image credit: 365 Adventures

Find Harmony in yourself, others & nature! Here's a fun-filled day of activities ranging from Body & Brain Emotions Healing, Harmony Building Team Games & Training, Dining & Connecting with Like-Minded Community, Nature Element Meditations, Sunset KiGong & Mind Rejuvenation, Vibration Rhythm & Movement as well as a Gratitude Ceremony.

BE-NANZA by 365 Adventures and Brain Education is sure to be a fun and joy-filled escape for everyone. Lunch and dinner are provided with a private room, shower access, beach & water access. Attendees must arrive at Sealine Resort at 9 am on 22 January 2022, shuttles to & from the camp are provided. Early bird 20% discount until 17 January 2022.


  • Location: Sealine Resort
  • Date: 22 January 2022
  • Time: 09:00 am - 07:30 pm
  • Price:
    • Adults (early bird) age 12 & above: QR 550
    • Kids (early bird) age 7-11: QR 350
    • Adults (regular price): QR 690
    • Kids (regular price): QR 440
  • Website:

13-22 January 2022

Doha International Book Fair 2022

Things to do in Doha: 16-22 January 2022
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[UPDATE] 17 JANUARY 2022; 10:32 pm

Starting 18 January 2022, children under the age of 12 will be allowed to enter the Doha International Book Fair daily from 4 pm to 9 pm, provided that they are accompanied by their parents, with the need to adhere to all COVID-19 precautions.

Book lovers - this event is for you! The Doha International Book Fair is back! As many as 37 countries are participating in this year's book fair. The exhibition is showcasing the latest and most recent publications that reflect creative and reflective knowledge across all fields. Will you be attending?

Watch our video: What's new at the 2022 Doha International Book Fair

Date & Time:

  • The fair will open from 9 am to 10 pm throughout the week.
  • Except Friday, it is open from 3 pm to 10 pm.

Precautionary measures & entry:

  • In line with health regulations imposed by authorities, only 30% of the venue’s capacity will be allowed to attend the book fair at any one time.
  • Entry and exit will be heavily monitored to avoid overcrowding and social distancing measures will be implemented at all times.
  • Pre-registration will be required through a link: CLICK HERE and only fully vaccinated people or those who have recovered from COVID-19 within the last 12 months will be allowed in.
  • The visit to the exhibition will be limited to vaccinated, including children 12 years and over, who completed 14 days after taking the second dose or recovered from COVID-19 for a period of no less than 12 months.
  • It is also mandatory for all visitors to show green Ehteraz to enter.


Until 16 January 2022

Zwara Program's Open Call by M7 Qatar

Things to do in Doha: 16-22 January 2022
Image credit: M7 Qatar

Designers take note as a new and exciting program is here! For this year’s Zwara Program, M7 is looking to redefine the role of fashion in Qatar’s society. They are inviting emerging designers from all fields to explore and produce garments, textiles, or accessories, drawing inspiration from the exhibition as well as from local creatives and global design experts whom they will be exposed to during this program.

Your work will be displayed at a pop-up site at M7. For more information, go to Zwara Program Open Call.


  • Location: Qatar
  • Date: 24 December 2021 - 16 January 2022
  • Price: Apply and participate now - It's free!
  • Website: Zwara Program Open Call

Until 28 January 2022

Karting at Losail Circuit Sports Club

Things to do in Doha: 16-22 January 2022
Image credit: Losail Circuit Sports Club

[UPDATE] 20 JANUARY 2022; 11:19 pm

As per Losail Circuit Sports Club, the Losail Karting events have been cancelled due to the ongoing Covid-19 restrictions.

Do you love go-karting? Have fun at the tracks by doing some laps at Losail Circuit Sports Club! The karting track for adults is 0.760 km with 8 meters in width with a capacity of 12 karts racing at the same time. All go-karting bookings are done online and they will not accept any walk-ins. Please note that currently the Kids Karting Track is closed - no children below 12 years old are allowed.

  • If you are a new participant, click REGISTER FOR KARTING to make an online booking.
  • If you are an existing member, you can sign in, choose the event you wish to register for and follow the prompts.
  • Payment will be by credit card online. Please check and update all your personal data.

Can I register on the day of the event?

  • No. Registration will close at 2 pm the day prior to the event.
  • There is no onsite registration and they will not accept any walk-ins.


Until 15 February 2022

American Muscle Cars exhibition at National Museum of Qatar

Things to do in Doha: 16-22 January 2022
Image credit: Qatar Museums

If you're a fan of vintage cars, then you're in for a treat! Visit the National Museum of Qatar's - 'American Muscle Cars in Qatar' exhibition and get to see some stunning cars from the past on display! Will you be going?!


Until 31 March 2022

Paddling Experience – MIA Park Doha

Paddling Experience – MIA Park Doha
Image credit: AquaSports Qatar

Want to do something fun in Qatar this week? Why not go paddling? This tour will offer you insights into the architecture, history and exhibits of The Museum of Islamic Art. The tours by AquaSports Qatar are led by an experienced kayaking guide and certified lifeguard and is safe and easy for all ages (although swimming skills are a must). Click here to know more about this tour.


  • Location: MIA Park, Doha, Qatar
  • Date: Until 31 March 2022
  • Time: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Ticket Purchase: Online
  • Price:
    • Adult - QR 140
    • Child (12-7 yrs) - QR 60
    • Kayak Teenagers (18-12 yrs) - QR 90
  • Phone: +974 3319 4445
  • Website:

Until 11 October 2022

Sunset Mangrove Kayaking

Things to do in Doha
Image credit: Q-Ticktes

Enjoy the thrill of Kayaking in Al Thakira! It is full of excitement for those who love nature, water and water sports. Are you one of them?!


    Which of these will you be definitely doing this week? Do let us know in the comments section below! Do share this article - it keeps us going!