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Posted On: 6 December 2020 10:00 am
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Things to do in Doha: December 6 - December 12, 2020

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Have a great time at the farmer's market, participate in a cross-country run or enjoy trying different things at the food street this week in Qatar! Do click on https://www.iloveqatar.net/events to keep yourself updated with what's going on around you and to know about all the wonderful events happening in Qatar. Here are some of them in store for you this week.

    Until 31 March 2021

    Torba Farmers Market 2020

    Torba Farmers Market 2020
    Image credit: Torba Farmers Market 2020

    Torba operates a seasonal farmers market in Ceremonial Court at Education City. The Torba Farmers Market is a mainstay in the event calendar, attracting thousands of visitors each weekend. The market runs from November to March each year and features local fresh produce, artisan products and gourmet handmade food. It’s a great place for coffee and breakfast, as well as a spot of shopping.

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    Until 10 December 2020

    'Outbreak' exhibition by Doha Film Institute

    Outbreak Exhibition
    Image credit: Doha Film Institute

    In collaboration with Doha Film Institute, Msheireb Properties proudly present this year’s thought-provoking multimedia exhibition, featuring the work of 24 local artists and centering around the theme of ‘Outbreak’. Join them at Sikkat Wadi Msheireb from Thursday 19th of November until 10th of December 2020, from 10 AM till 10 PM and on Friday from 2 PM till 10 PM.

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    11 December 2020

    Qatar East-to-West Ultra Run

    Qatar East-to-West Ultra Run
    Image Credit: QSFA

    After a tough year of a pandemic, lockdown, travel restrictions, and training with no obvious goal, it is time to put your long-distance shoes on, but this time to run across the country.

    To register:

    1. Download (Qatar Sports for All, QSFA app)
    2. Create an account
    3. Add your details (or your teams' details)

    Use the following link to sign up: https://app.qasportsforall.com/event/69Ty1V

    Details:

      Until 15 December 2020

      14th Toyota Dream Car Art Contest

      14th Toyota Dream Car Art Contest
      Image Credit: Toyota Qatar

      The ‘14th Toyota Dream Car Art Contest’ conducted by Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros. Co (AAB) is here again! It has established itself as one of the world’s largest art competitions for children under the age of 15. Attractive cash rewards will be given to the grand prize winners as well as special award winners along with the schools, with the winnings to be utilized for academics as per the terms and conditions of the contest.

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      Until 31 December 2020

      Mangrove Kayaking Eco.Adventure & Discover Wildlife - Purple Island

      Mangrove Kayaking Eco.Adventure & Discover Wildlife - Purple Island
      Image Credit: Aqua Sports

      Nestled along the coast near Al Khor is a vast and beautiful mangrove forest, the best way to access the forest is by kayak. We will take you through the network of channels that have been carved out by tidal action. The area supports a lot of birdlife and is a favourite destination for nature lovers. Sunset is a perfect time to see the birds and listen to the sounds of the forest. Suitable for families and those looking for a relaxed easy paddle taking in the greenery and birdlife of the nature reserve.

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        Until 31 March 2021

        Tasty Street Qatar at Katara Cultural Village

        Tasty Street Qatar at Katara Cultural Village
        Image Credit: Tasty Street

        Enjoy eating at over 30 food kiosks here at Tasty Street Qatar being organised at Katara Cultural Village. The food festival runs until March 2021.

        Find out more here: https://www.iloveqatar.net/dining/foodieNews/what-to-expect-tasty-street-katara-cultural-village-doha-qatar

        Details:

        • Location: Al Gannas, Cultural Village Foundation – Katara
        • Date: 3 October 2020 - 31 March 2021
        • Time: 03:00 pm - 11:59 pm
        • Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
        • Price: As per your order
        • Website: https://www.instagram.com/tasty.street.qa/

        Until 10 April 2021

        A Falcon’s Eye Exhibition - Tribute to Sheikh Saoud Al-Thani

        A Falcon’s Eye Exhibition - Tribute to Sheikh Saoud Al-Thani
        Image Credit: Qatar Museums


        The Museum of Islamic Arts has an ongoing exhibition entitled "A Falcon's Eye: Tribute To Sheikh Saoud Al-Thani". The exhibition showcases more than 300 outstanding artworks from prehistoric fossils and Egyptian antiquities to Orientalist paintings and masterpieces of the history of photography in a spectacular display following the concept of ancient (Renaissance) “cabinet of curiosities” reflecting Sheikh Saoud’s fascination with both natural history and the art world.

        Details:

        • Location: Museum of Islamic Art
        • Date: 2 August 2020 - 10 April 2021
        • Time: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm
        • Ticket Purchase: At the door
        • Price: QID holder & Children below 16 - It's free; Students and groups of 25+ - 25QR; Non-QID holders - 50QR
        • Phone: +974 4422 4444
        • Website: https://www.qm.org.qa/en

        Cover image credit: Wishlists and Wanderings