Things to do this weekend in Qatar (Nov 14-16, 2019)

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As the weather cools down, a lot of fun things are happening this weekend from food festivals to Music concert & film festivals and lots more.


Global recording and touring band Hillsong is coming with their ever-evolving music to an international audience in Doha for the ‘Hillsong Concert’ on 15th November 2019 at the Asian Town Amphitheatre.

Hillsong was awarded five GMA Dove Awards in 2014, including Song of the Year and Pop Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year for “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail),” as well as the coveted Artist of the Year award.


When :  November 15th

Time  :  7 PM to 10 PM

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2. Qatar Street Food Festival 

Fans of street food in Qatar are in for a treat this weekend as Al Bidda hosts the second edition of street food festival that starts today. Visitors will get a chance to experience a wide range of restaurants, from local and oriental to Asian, American, and European, Mediterranean and other cuisines. The festival will also have many events related to food and cooking as well as various competitions and awards for visitors. 

Where: Bidda Park

When: November 13 – 23, 2019

Time: 4pm – 12am

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3. Bake off Qatar - Season 1

This weekend is the finals of the homemade cake competition where 20 best home bakers were selected of the 120 that participated last week. The finalists will be judged on taste, design and creativity, and presentation. The finale will have cultural events and visitors will get a chance to taste all the cakes prepared.

Where: Lulu Hypermarket, Ezdan Oasis, Al Wukair

When: November 15, 2019 

Time: Friday at 1 pm – 6pm

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4. Ajyal Film festival 2019

Ajyal Film Festival presented by Doha Film Institute (DFI) feature ninety-six films from 39 countries that demonstrate the power of storytelling to transform minds. This screeing is from November 18 to 23. Actor and producer Chace Crawford, known for his role in teen drama series Gossip Girl, is among the special guests at the festival. Made in Qatar line up will shine the spotlight on Qatari talents with 22 films, the Made in India section will present 8 Indian short films.

Where: Katara, The Pearl, Doha Festival City and the Museum of Islamic Art Park.

When: 18 to 23 November 2019

Ticket: A ticket is required to gain entry to all ticketed screenings and events.

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5. Qatar’s Best Talents

Mall of Qatar’s ‘Qatar’s Best Talents’ takes place every Friday at the Oasis stage. Singing duets, hip-hop performances, folk dances and piano recitals are some of the excellent entertainment mix to be showcased as part of the programme.

‘Qatar’s Best Talents’, in their third season, showcases up to 10 performances in dancing, singing, and other performing arts selected by MoQ.

Where: Mall of Qatar

When: October 18 – November 29 (10am – 11:50pm)

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6. Dawn of the Space Age

Watch the wonderful 3D show "Dawn of the Space Age" at Al Thuraya Planetarium.

Where: Katara building 41 

When: 20 November 2019, 

Time: 5:00pm (arrive 30 mins before the show)

Ticket: Free entry 

Registration at the entrance, limited seats.


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7. Cultural Diversity Festival 

Katara will host folkloric shows and traditional arts as part of the 4th Cultural Diversity Festival every weekend.

The festival features an array of cultural performances from different nations around the world and aims to act as bridge between cultures and provide a multicultural harmonious environment.

The fourth edition features folkloric bands from 14 countries: Qatar, Turkey, Portugal, Philippines, Mexico, Hungary, Singapore, Poland, Korea, Taiwan, Sweden, Mozambique, Nigeria and Lithuania.

The festival is free for everyone.

Where: Katara

When: Ongoing till December 2020

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8. Friday Souq

A new market to sell produce from local farms has opened at Oxygen Park's Senses Garden in Education City.

Visitors to the family-friendly market can find something to suit all tastes, including a diverse range of stalls selling food, clothes, handmade products and other goods, as well as a children’s playground and an array of activities including painting, coloring, and henna. The Friday Souq also has a kids’ care facility where parents can leave their children to play while they shop.

Where: Senses Garden, Oxygen Park

When: Every Friday till December 13 (9am - 9pm)

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9. Qatar Food Fest

The food festival will showcase different types of foods & beverages.

When: From November 1, 2019 until June 30, 2020.  

Where: Hotel Park Doha

Time: 4pm – 12am 

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