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Posted On: 16 May 2021 10:00 am
Updated On: 16 May 2021 03:00 pm

Things to do in Doha: 16 May - 22 May, 2021

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A new week has so many events to choose from! Since outdoor events are not allowed as per the new restrictions, we have put together a list of events you can enjoy virtually in our listing below! Our listing comes out every Sunday at 10:00 am, so do check it out. For more events around you, visit!

Note: Effective from 9 April 2021, until further notice, Qatar announced stricter COVID-19 restrictions amid rising cases, kindly check with the respective event hosts before booking or participating.

The MoPH and MoCI jointly held a press conference on 9 May 2021 and here's all you need to know about the gradual lifting of COVID-19 restrictions in Qatar!

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.


VCUarts Qatar - BFA MFA Thesis 2021

VCUarts Qatar
Image Credit: VCUarts Qatar

Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner university, has launched the online exhibition of this year’s graduating artists and designers. VCUarts Qatar invites the public, as well as artists, designers, and industry professionals to view the creative output of Qatar’s latest generation of creatives. The online show is a collective presentation of the skills and talents of VCUarts Qatar’s Class of 2021, made up of 85 graduates.


    Until 16 May 2021

    Drawing contest for kids and adults

    Things to do in Doha: 16 May - 22 May, 2021
    Image Credit: Kahramaa

    This is a great contest to show your drawing skills and get gratified from Kahramaa Tarsheed Qatar! The winners will be announced on 16th May 2021. Click here to participate!


    • Location: This event is online.
    • Date: 27 April 2021 - 16 May 2021
    • Time: All Day

    Until 18 May 2021

    Eid Festival- Mangrove Kayaking Eco-Adventure at Purple Island

    Things to do in Doha: 16 May - 22 May, 2021
    Image Credit: Aqua Sports

    Kayak in the mangroves, observing Qatar’s fabulous wildlife, enjoy birdwatching, and have a short break at Purple Island with Aqua Sports. Are you excited to book your tour with them?


    20 May 2021

    LinkedIn: Creating a Professional Profile and CV

    Things to do in Doha: 16 May - 22 May, 2021
    Image Credit: QNL

    Through this event, you will learn how to create a profile on LinkedIn. You will also learn how to write a good CV that you can incorporate into your LinkedIn profile. Are you excited?


    Until 31 May 2021

    FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021™ volunteer registration

    Things to do in Doha: 16 May - 22 May, 2021
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    This is a great opportunity for all who wish to volunteer for the greatest celebration of Arab football that takes place later this year. Read below for the details:

    Dates: November/ December 2021
    Location: multiple stadiums across Qatar
    Minimum shift requirement: eight shifts of about eight hours
    Shift timing: weekdays and weekends

    Note that due to the match schedule, shifts may start as early as 9 am so volunteering only after normal work hours may not be possible. You can register on the FIFA Volunteer Platform.


    Until 31 December 2021

    Voice of Colour Virtual Exhibition

    Things to do in Doha: 16 May - 22 May, 2021
    Image Credit: Katara Cultural Village

    Enjoy a beautifully curated virtual exhibition by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad from the comfort of your home. This will surely be a great experience!



    Virtual #BigBMeetUp

    Things to do in Doha: 16 May - 22 May, 2021
    Image Credit: Bigbfotografi

    BigB MeetUp is a community initiative founded by Bosco Menezes. The aim of this initiative is to inspire, inform, educate and spread the news of the good deeds that individuals and groups of people perform in their everyday lives. Tune in to the weekly virtual #BigBMeetUp every Saturday, 08:00 pm on YouTube/Facebook Live and participate!


      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!