Things to do in Qatar this weekend: July 27 to July 29, 2023

Things to do in Qatar this weekend: July 27 to July 29, 2023 By Josephine Justin - July 27, 2023
Things to do in Qatar this weekend July 27 to July 29 2023

Things to do in Qatar this weekend

Check out our top picks for Things to Do in Qatar from July 20 to July 22, 2023, below.

Note: Events are subject to change as per the organizers. 

July 27 - Thursday

1. Souq Waqif 8th Local Dates Festival

Visit Souq Waqif 8th Local Dates Festival from July 27 to August 5, and try the finest local dates.

Date: 27 July 2023 - 5 August 2023

Time: 03:30 pm - 09:30 pm

Location: Ahmad Square, Standing Market

2. QATAR TOY FESTIVAL

Qatar Toy Festival where full joy is waiting for the whole family! At Doha Exhibition & Convention Center, come live the Tales and enjoy the Games. Get ready for an unforgettable experience at the Qatar Toy Festival, where the world's biggest international toy brands will come together to create a magical wonderland For All Ages. As it's the first time that branded entertainment, international toys, and festive roaming acts will all be in one place in Qatar, making it a truly unique celebration.

With over 25 thrilling attractions and engaging concepts, Such as Barbie, Disney Princess, Blippi, CoComelon, Hot Wheels, Nerf, Transformers, Monopoly and more of brands that can’t be missed! There's something for every family member to enjoy. From exciting stage shows to interactive areas, the festival promises to be the ultimate family destination in Qatar this summer. Get ready for even more surprises as the festival hosts popular social media influencers from around the GCC! Plus, there is a space also for the future youth in Qatar! Prepare yourself for Rasha Rizk Concerts that are sure to inspire and entertain!

Date: 13 July 2023 - 8 August 2023

Time: 02:00 PM Onwards

Location: DOHA EXHIBITION AND CONVENTION CENTER (DECC)

Tickets: Q-Tickets

3. Diwani for Beginners Workshop 2023

Join this workshop to learn Diwani, a style of calligraphy originating from the early Ottoman era. This 4-session course introduces learners to this exquisite script, progressing from writing letters to sentences over the course of the program.

Date: 1 July 2023 - 31 July 2023

Time: 11:30 am - 01:30 pm

Location: Seminar Room, Museum of Islamic Art

Price: Free!

 

July 28 - Friday

1. CULINARY CLASSES

Join unique culinary classes across four themes, hosted by Heenat Salma Farm’s artisanal Chefs and learn about different cooking techniques, how to make dairy products, the optimal pairing of spices and herbs and improve your culinary skills. 

Date: 19 June 2023 To 31 August 2023

Time: 11:00 AM Onwards

Location: HEENAT SALMA FARM

Tickets: Q-Tickets

2. Aromatherapy & Kohl Making Workshop

Learn about Traditional and Arabic Islamic Medicine products such as pure Kohl eyeliner (100% antimony) and plants from the farm. Get awareness of the different properties and usage of the natural resources in Qatar. In this workshop participants will make a fumigation herbal bundle, infused herbal body oil and make kohl eye liner powder to take home. Through the workshop awareness on the different benefits and properties of each plant will be shared as well as the usage of the product.

Date: 19 June 2023 To 31 August 2023

Time: 11:00 AM Onwards

Location: HEENAT SALMA FARM

Tickets: Q-Tickets

3. Eruption Art Exhibit at Anima Gallery and Msheireb Properties

Featuring a diverse array of artists from around the world, including emerging talents and established masters, the exhibition showcases a wide range of artistic disciplines, from sculpture and painting to digital and sculptural installation. Each artist brings a unique vision and perspective to the concept of eruption, creating a rich and varied tapestry of interpretations that speak to the complexity of our world.

Date: 10 May 2023 - 10 June 2023

Time: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Location:  Sikkat Alwadi, Msheireb Downtown Doha

Website: https://animagallery.com/exhibitions/eruption/

4. Ability Friendly Summer Camp 2023

Ability Friendly will run 2 camps this summer which are open to disabled participants aged 5 to 20. Each group will run for 2 weeks and can accommodate 15 participants.

Date: 9 July 2023 - 3 August 2023

Time: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm

Phone: 3068 9576

Email: abilityfriendly@qf.org.qa

Location: Multaqa, Education City Qatar

5. Pipilotti Rist: Your Brain to Me, My Brain to You at National Museum of Qatar

Pipilotti Rist

Your Brain to Me, My Brain to You is a new large-scale, site-specific installation by internationally renowned Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist. The immersive video installation is the artist’s first in the Middle East.

Date: 11 May 2023 - 12 May 2023

Time: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm

Location: QBEC Gallery, National Museum of Qatar

Phone: 4452 5555

 

July 29 - Saturday

1. ADVENTURE LAND- EZDAN MALL- GHARAFFA

Looking for a fun indoor activity for your kids in Doha? Look no further! Adventure Land is your answer. Book now to avail a Buy 1 Get 1 FREE offer of all tickets! Qatar's newest family entertainment center, located in Ezdan Mall, Gharaffa and operated by 360 PLAY, offers over 200 thrilling activities like trampolines, Soft play and so much more. The play zone is suitable for all ages, and hosts customized events and celebrations.

With fully equipped and well-trained staff, Adventure Land ensures a safe experience for children with special needs. So gear up for the fun and keep your worries away; with Adventure Land from 360 PLAY!

Time: 7:30 AM Onwards

Location: EZDAN MALL, AL GHARAFFA

Tickets: Q-Tickets

2. LADIES CLUB

A private place where ladies they can socialise, learn by participating in different workshops delivered by Agri-education, wellness and creative residency and experience farm to table lunch. A unique experience made in Heenat Salma Farm. 

Date: 19 June 2023 To 31 August 2023

Time: 11:00 AM Onwards

Location:  HEENAT SALMA FARM

Tickets: Q-Tickets

3. Ladies Days at 974 Beach

Enjoy Ladies Days at 974 Beach every Tuesday and Saturday.

No boys and men allowed.

Date: Every Saturday and Tuesday

Time: 07:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Location: 974 Beach

4. Mangrove Kayaking Eco.Adventure & Discover Wildlife - Purple Island

Summer 2023

Explore the incredible nature of the Al Thakira mangroves with one of our groups or as a private tour for your family or school.  Paddle with the local wildlife in the ancient mangrove forest and enjoy traditional Qatari hospitality in our luxurious beachside camp

Date: 12 May 2023 - 31 August 2023

Time: 04:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Location: Purple Island Beach, Al Khor, Qatar

Ticket Purchase: Online

Price: 

  • Adult - 240QR
  • kids under 12 - 120QR
  • kids under 7 - 60QR¬†

5. BOTANICAL CLAY

We offer an experiential workshop on creating handmade ceramic pieces and embellishing them by adding natural botanical imprints. We will find inspiration through observation and nature and engage with the different types of clay including the wild clay of Qatar. Discover the beauty in the imperfections of hand-built ceramics and find your artistic inspiration by using handpicked plants from Heenat Salma Farm. 

Date: 23 June 2023 To 28 June 2024

Time: 03:00 PM ONWARDS

Location: HEENAT SALMA FARM

Tickets: Q-Tickets

By Josephine Justin - July 27, 2023

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