Include wellness and health into your routine this week by participating in many events in Qatar that are being held for Qatar National Sport Day that falls on 8 February 2022. Some of these are free too, check them out here! Our Things To Do listing comes out every Sunday at 10 am, so do check it out. For more events around you, visit iloveqatar.net/events!
Note: Here are the latest COVID-19 restrictions in Qatar effective 29 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.
Make your family's fitness journey more fun this sports month! Gear up to #BeaKtive starting this 8 February until 5 March at KidZania Doha. From thrilling sports activities and training sessions to 'amazing races', and more, adults and kids wouldn’t want to miss out.
What’s more? KidZania’s Wacky Tuesday discounts are still applicable during the month, which means you can get 50% off on your admission tickets when you attend the activity if it falls on a Tuesday.
National Sport Day is the day on which we remind ourselves that taking care of our health is a priority, not a luxury. This year, on 8 February, many activities await you at Education City and will be taking place across Ceremonial Court, the Ceremonial Green Spine, Oxygen Park, and Multaqa (Education City Student Center) from 8 am till 5 pm. The activities are free of charge and open to the public upon prior registration. It is a car-free day & you can enjoy by walking, cycling, or catching the Education City Tram.
FBQ Museum celebrates Qatar National Sport Day with the program Stories of Sports and Other Tales. This is all set to entice visitors with unique artifacts and imagery of untold adventures about the roots of the first Qatari football team or the art of hunting and falconry with samples and tools or through embroidered rugs and tapestries. Are you excited to learn more? Check out the details here.
Two amazing sports personalities of Qatar, Mubaraka Al Naimi and Rashid Al Mansoori are the speakers for the Qatar National Sport Day #bigbmeetup. Catch them live on www.youtube.com/bigbmeetup. Will you be attending this event?
A big adventure awaits your little riders amid the beautiful nature of Al Samriya, where one parent member can walk along the way and get a few great photos to capture memorable moments of their child. This is a National Sport Day to remember. Join them this February 8 to celebrate in nature with their Pony Trail Rides. For more information, click here.
Hang out at the top of the city this Qatar National Sport Day and participate in Helipad Yoga by Evolve Wellness Qatar. Book your spot at the top by direct messaging Evolve Wellness Qatar's Instagram or Facebook page.
Celebrate Qatar National Sport Day with Banana Island Resort Doha on 8th February. Participate in and enjoy a vast range of sports activities around the island with family and friends. Surprise gifts await the winners. Check out the full details here.
Sidra Medicine is excited to celebrate Qatar National Sport Day! The day is dedicated to promoting sports and a healthy lifestyle for adults and children alike. Join them on their virtual activities this year and participate in five different sports. Will you be taking part?
Timings and Activities:
See and check all the details for the ACTIVITIES.
For more information, click HERE!
It's time to take a break from the digital world and experience outdoor reading! Spend some family time reading and enjoying the outdoors at the Play Bowl area in the Qur'anic Botanic Garden, near the Education City mosque. Cherish walking with your little ones and reading one page at a time from The Big Win story by Marie Haidar Francis. This is an open event; RSVP is not required.
Kayak through the beautiful mangrove forest with Aqua Sports Qatar. They will take you through the network of channels that have been carved out by tidal action. Get to see a lot of birdlife here and this is a favourite destination for nature lovers. Sunset is a great time to see the birds and listen to the sounds of the forest.
Suitable for families and those looking for a relaxed easy paddle experience. Click here for the full information.
Do you want to learn to paint? This course by VCUarts Qatar is an introduction to watercolor painting focusing on the use of the transparent medium to explore both abstract and realistic subjects. Participants will learn tips for mixing paint and handling brushes, basic wash techniques and capturing the effects of light. The topics covered will include:
Please note that participants must buy their own materials. Click here for the other courses.
Get your hands on the tickets for the much-awaited Qatar 2022. FIFA has announced the first ticket sales of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ starting with a random selection draw sales period on 19 January 2022 until 8 February 2022 at 1 pm Doha time. Please note that you can change or cancel any ticket application that you have submitted during the random selection draw sales period by accessing your FIFA ticketing account no later than the conclusion of the sales period.
Know all about it and how to apply for tickets here. Are you excited to attend the matches?!
This is a great opportunity for artists in Qatar. Artist in Residence is an annual nine-month residency programme, from September to June, where artists are given studio space in one of the five floors of the Fire Station building. The residency allows artists to develop their art practice through the programme, which includes mentorship, working with curators, open studios, and access to the building’s facilities (fabrication lab, woodshop, and exhibition spaces).
They are also given the opportunity to showcase their artworks by the end of their residency in an exhibition in the Garage Gallery at the Fire Station. For more information and to apply, click here.
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