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7 October 2018 01:13 pm

Things To Do In Doha: October 7 - October 14, 2018

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With so many things to do in Doha, picking the right one can be overwhelming. No worries! LQ can hook you right up with our event listings for the week! We have rounded up for you a bunch of super activities in the town.

Our listings come out every Sunday, so be sure to keep following ILQ for more events updates and information! And, if you want more, visit iloveqatar.net/events

November 1 - 3, 2018 

6th International Tango Festival Doha 2018

6th International Tango Festival Doha 2018

Experience a perfect tango in a cozy atmosphere that you are obsessed with! You can also join fascinating workshops to learn unique style from top-class maestros from Argentina, Turkey and France. So what are you waiting for?

Event Details:

Location: Intercontinental Doha The City, Doha, Qatar
Date: November 1 - 3
Time: 12:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Ticket Purchase: Shops
Price: Silver - 275QR, Gold - 375QR
Phone: 77273826
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.tangofestivaldoha.com
For event schedule and more info: Click here

October 9, 2018 

Speaker Series: Jo Malone CBE – My Stor

Speaker Series: Jo Malone CBE – My Stor

For the first time in Qatar, Jo Malone – the woman responsible for creating some of the world's most-loved fragrances – will be sharing her inspiring story.

Having left the brand eponymous with her name, Jo’s entrepreneurial spirit teamed with her passion for the beauty industry lead her to launch a second fragrance business ‘Jo Loves’ which bottles her undeniable desire to create beautiful and unexpected fragrances, innovative new products and entertaining experiences.

Join us as Jo shares her brand building journey, the highs and lows of starting all over again, her entrepreneurial insights, & how she intends to change the way we wear fragrance, for a second time!

Event Details:

Location: Shangri-La Hotel Doha
Date: October 9
Time: 5:00 pm - 7.00 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: General - FreeQR
Phone: 40193000
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.qbic.qa

October 9 - November 13, 2018 

DFI Cinema Presents Russian Film Showcase

DFI Cinema Presents Russian Film Showcase

In celebration of Year of Culture Qatar – Russia 2018, the Doha Film Institute and Qatar Museums are presenting ‘Russian Film Showcase”. The film programme highlights a selection of the most prominent masterpieces and classics of Soviet Union and Russian Cinema. All screenings will take place at the Museum of Islamic Art Auditorium from October 9 to November13.

Event Details:

Location: Museum of Islamic Art, Doha, Qatar
Date: October 9 - November 13
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: At the door
Price: General - 35QR Student and Culture Pass by Qatar Museums Discount - 25QR
Phone: 33249742
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.dohafilminstitute.com/home

October 11, 2018

Cirque du Soleil: Innovation and Collaboration at the Heart of Costume Creation

Cirque du Soleil: Innovation at the Heart of Costume Creation

Cirque du Soleil is known throughout the world for its spectacular shows featuring gravity-defying acrobatics, stunning set designs and outstanding costumes that combine technology, artistry and science.

In this Crossing Boundaries lecture, two of Cirque du Soleil’s key creative minds will take us behind the scenes of Cirque du Soleil’s highly regarded costume workshop that produces the thousands of intricately designed and highly advanced costumes that are key to its success.

Denise Tétreault, the Director of Development and Innovation, and Mark DeCoste, an Assistant Designer, will discuss the creative processes for costume design that are at the heart of everything that Cirque du Soleil’s acclaimed workshop stands for. The Crossing Boundaries lecture Series is an initiative of VCUarts Qatar.

Event Details:

Location: Qatar National Library
Date: October 11
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: Online
Price: FREE 
Website: https://events.qnl.qa/cirquedusoleil/EN

October 13, 2018 

Experience CMU-Q

Experience CMU-Q

Learn more about the different areas of study at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar. Experience CMU-Q takes place on October 13.

Event Details:

Location: Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Al Luqta Street, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar
Date: October 13
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed
Price: no ticket - N/A
Phone: +974 4454 8400
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.qatar.cmu.edu/experience-cmu-q/

Until October 20, 2018  

Oktoberfest 2018 celebrations in Qatar

Oktoberfest 2018 celebrations in Qatar

Oktoberfest is known globally as a fun gathering which usually combines partying, watching musical acts, feasting on amusement rides and games of chance and skill, and of course, food tripping through merchandise vendors. 

Various cities across the world—including Qatar—also hold Oktoberfest celebrations that are modeled after the original Munich event. If you want to enjoy and take advantage of the Oktoberfest season in Qatar, click here for some of the most ideal places to discover!


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