Sign in Register
Posted On: 20 March 2022 10:00 am
Updated On: 20 March 2022 09:48 am

Things to do in Doha: 20-26 March 2022

Vrinda Abilash
Vrinda Abilash
Discuss here!
Start a discussion

This week is packed with many events in Qatar - participate in the Spartan Race, an art workshop, enjoy a musical evening by Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra etc. 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 12 March 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.

25-26 March 2022

Doha Spartan Race

The first-ever Spartan Race in Qatar will be held on 25 & 26 March 2022. It is a series of obstacle races of varying distance, difficulty and obstacles such as climbing under barbed wire, fire jump, Herculean hoist, rope climb, spear throw, tire flips and wall climbing. There are mixed, ladies only and kids events too! They are as follows:

  • 25 March: Doha Spartan Women's Only Sprint Race
  • 26 March: 5K Sprint,
  • 26 March: 10K Super
  • 26 March: Kids

Check out the full details here. Are you excited to participate in this adrenaline-pumping event?! (ILQ) is proud to be the Official Media Partner of this epic event!


  • Location: Al Shaqab Equestrian Centre
  • Date: 25-26 March 2022
  • Ticket Purchase: Online
  • Time: Check here
  • Price:
    • Women's Only Open Sprint - QR 200
    • Spartan Sprint - QR 288
    • Elite Super - QR 615
    • Age Group Super - QR 579
    • Open Super - QR 288
    • Competitive Heat 10-14 yrs old - QR 200
    • Open Heat 4-14 yrs old - QR 164

21-23 March 2022

DIMDEX 2022 in Qatar

DIMDEX 2022 in Qatar
Image credit: Qatar National Convention Centre

The Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference is looking forward to welcoming you to the seventh edition in 2022. Visitors can get to check out the latest technologies of the maritime defence and security industry, establish new business contacts and more. Know more here.


  • Location: Qatar National Convention Centre
  • Date: 21-23 March 2022
  • Time: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Ticket Purchase: Online
  • Price: Register online - It's free!
  • Phone: +974 4472 8813
  • Website: Register here

24-25 March 2022

The Nutcracker - Moscow Ballet La Classique at QNCC

The Nutcracker - Moscow Ballet La Classique at QNCC
Image credit: Virgin Megastore

The Nutcracker is a ballet spectacle that always delights the viewers. This is your chance to go watch this magical performance as the Moscow Ballet La Classique returns to Al Mayassa Theatre QNCC Doha to present the jewel of the Classical Ballet. Book your tickets today!


  • Location: Qatar National Convention Center
  • Date: 24-25 March 2022
  • Time: 8 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Ticket Purchase: Online
  • Price:
    • Bronze - QR 250
    • Silver - QR 500
    • Boxes- Mid Tier - QR 600
    • Gold - QR 600
    • Platinum - QR 750

26 March 2022

Jesmonite Scallop Tray Workshop by Gifts by Fatma

Jesmonite Scallop Tray Workshop by Gifts by Fatma
Image credit: Gifts by Fatma

Join an art workshop and create a beautiful scallop shell tray using Jesmonite. This workshop lets you completely customize it to your style and taste and you will be able to take your product home with you right away.


    26 March 2022

    Pearls of Music by Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra

    Pearls of Music by Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra
    Image credit: Q-Ticktes

    Are you into classical music? Then this event is for you. On 26 March, Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra will collaborate with soloist Lulwa Al Shamlan and conductor Kamoliddin Urinbaev in a memorable concert featuring Saint-Saëns’ most popular piano concerto and Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4. Please note that there is no intermission during this concert. The programme is as follows:

    Camille Saint-Saëns:
    Concerto No.2 in G-Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op.22

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky:
    Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36


    • Location: Abdul Aziz Nasser Theatre, Souq Waqif
    • Date: 26 March 2022
    • Time: 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
    • Ticket Purchase: Online
    • Price:
      • VIP - QR 300
      • Grand Tier - QR 200
      • Dress Circle - QR 150
      • Gallery - QR 100
    • Phone: +974 4454 6393
    • Website:

    2 April 2022

    Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams Qatar Exhibition at M7

    Christian Dior Designer of Dreams Qatar Exhibition at M7
    Image credit: Qatar Museums

    Don't miss catching the exhibition before it ends! Dior is celebrating its unique heritage with its first exhibition in the Middle East with the exhibition Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams. Find everything from designer dresses, shoes, perfumes, vintage Dior items and more on display. Will you be attending?


    • Location: M7 at Msheireb Downtown Doha
    • Date: Until 2 April 2022
    • Time: Saturday to Thursday: 9 am - 7 pm; Friday: 1.30 pm - 7 pm
    • Price: Free
    • Website:

    Until 15 May 2022

    Mahaseel Market 2022

    mahaseel festival 2022
    A must visit place in Qatar!

    The 6th edition of the Mahaseel Festival kicked off on 7 March 2022 and the Mahaseel Market is currently happening in Katara's southern parking area. Shop from fresh produce, dairy products, poultry to plants, saplings, garden equipment and more here. Don't miss this wonderful event!

    The Mahaseel Market is happening on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays of every week until May 15 from 9 am to 9 pm.


    • Location: Area opposite St. Regis Hotel
    • Date: Until 15 May 2022
    • Time: 9 am - 9 pm
    • Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
    • Price: Free - It's free!

      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!