You're probably looking for stuff to enjoy over the week ahead! With so many things to do in Doha, picking the right one can be overwhelming. No worries! ILQ can hook you right up with the event listings for the week! Our weekly Events in Qatar feature helps you discover popular local events from categories like fashion, music, food, entertainment, exhibition and much more.
Our listing comes out every Sunday, so be sure to keep following ILQ for events updates and information! And, if you want more, visit iloveqatar.net/events.
Qatar is getting set to welcome the world’s finest athletes this September, hosting the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019. The ten-day sporting spectacular will see 2,000 athletes arrive at the Khalifa International Stadium to compete for gold, whilst the world’s first-ever Midnight Marathon will take place along the Corniche, set against the lights of the mesmerising Doha skyline.
Spectators will enjoy a whole host of entertainment on a daily basis between Friday 27 September- Sunday 6 October, with a Global Athletics Village bringing worldwide cultures to life through entertainment and cuisine, as athletes from 213 different countries will take part in the competition.
Tickets are easily available to purchase online and start from just QR 60. Don’t miss out on the biggest sporting event ever to be held in the Middle East and secure your tickets at https://iaafworldathleticschamps.com/doha2019/tickets
Location: Khalifa International Stadium
Date: 27 September 2019 - 6 October 2019
Time: 04:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Ticket Purchase: Online
Price: General entry - 60 to 300QR (BUY TICKET)
Social media: Instagram @IAAFDoha2019/ Twitter @IAAFDoha2019/ Facebook @IAAFDoha2019
The second edition of Qatar’s most important event dedicated to the construction industry is ready to open its doors tomorrow at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center. Backed by its Strategic Partner, the Qatar National Tourism Council, The Big 5 Construct Qatar will officially open at 11 am and will showcase the latest construction solutions and services until 25th September 2019.
Location:Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre
Date: 23 September - 25 September, 2019
Time: 11 am - 7 pm.
The Cultural Village Foundation (Katara) is hosting two art exhibitions as part of the Qatar-India 2019 Year of Culture. The first expo is the Fine Art Exhibition by the Qatari artists Mohammad Junaid, and Aisha Al Muhannadi and the Indian artist Mahesh Kumar, and the second is for the photography exhibition by a group of Qatari and Indian photographers, in cooperation with the Youth Hobbies Center. Don't forget to check then out as they last until September 28.
Location: Katara Cultural Village
Date: 9 September 2019 - 28 September 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: General entry - It's free!
Doha Women Forum 2019 is a platform where women can learn from experts, get inspired by the experiences of other women, share ideas and network. This year forum has been modelled on the International Women’s Day theme ‘Balance for Better’, a call-to-action for driving gender balance across the world. Gender balance is not just an issue for women, but it is essential for communities and economies to thrive.
Location: The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa
Date: 29 September 2019
Time: 08:00 am - 03:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: Online
Phone: 66161692, 74083456
In partnership with IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha, explore your limits at the Mini World Athletics Championship Doha 2019 until October 3rd at Centre Court, First Floor, Doha Festival City from 2 pm to 10 pm every Sunday to Wednesday, and until 11 pm every Thursday to Saturday. Mini Athletics activities include sprint pit, relay race, hurdles, high jump, long jump, and throw pit available every hour.
More for the little ones to enjoy:
▸ Athletic Training – Play like a professional athlete as you learn from our professional coaches every Monday & Wednesdays.
▸ Weekend Championships – Get a chance to win a medal from our championships in all activities and take a photo in our winner's podium every Friday & Saturdays.
Location: Doha Festival CityDate: 5 September 2019 - 3 October 2019
Time: 02:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed, entry is free!
Age restriction: 4-14 years old without special needs
What do you get for QR 2 on a Monday? LOTS OF FUN! Take your kids to Jungle Zone and let them enjoy all the Big rides for just QR 2 (per ride). YallaMonday is a special all-year promotion where every Monday, Children can come and experience Jungle Zone big rides with this minimum price.
Location: Hyatt Plaza
Date: September 23
Time: 9 AM – 10 PM
Al Khor Mall is holding its first-ever food festival titled, the ‘Festival of Flavours’ to celebrate and showcase the various options available within the mall for “great gastronomic experiences” for visitors from all around Qatar. The festival runs until October 15. To read more, click HERE.
Location: Al Khor Mall
Date: Until October 15
Weekend activity timings: Thursday and Friday from 7 pm- 9 pm.
Price: Free of charge
Qatar Foundation offers a wide range of fall activities accommodating all interests and age groups! From language classes to yoga sessions, sports tournaments to workshops, there’s something for everyone here at Education City. The activities are all open to the public, so be sure to browse through all our offerings to see what piques your interest!
Location: Education City, Doha, Qatar
Date: 4 September 2019 - 23 November 2019
Time: 03:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Price: General entry IS free!
Email: [email protected]
The Ability Friendly swimming program provides private classes to anybody ages 4 and above with special needs.
Location: QA Alkhor Recreation Center, Al Khor, Qatar
Date: 1 September 2019 - 23 November 2019
Time: 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: By Phone
Price: 11 class - 506QR 22 class - 1012QR
Email: [email protected]
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