Things to do this weekend in Qatar (December 7-9, 2017 )

 07 Dec 2017 - 10:57

Things to do this weekend in Qatar (December 7-9, 2017 )
Doha Players artists rehearsing for their act.

The Peninsula Online

Another eventful weekend is upon us and there is lot of outdoor and indoor activities to choose from. Head to QNCC for a panto-action packed play of Snow White or to the Sheraton Park if you are foodie. Get those running shoes on and do your share for environmental protection as many join in for Green Run at Aspire. Check out all these and more that's happening in Doha this weekend. 

While you are at it, do remember that fresh, strong wind with a dip in temperatures has been predicted for this weekend.  

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, a winter pantomime, brings some fairy tale magic to December in Doha. It is a stage production of the Doha Players Theatre group retelling a classic tale with songs, dance and plenty of laughs.

Where: Qatar National Convention Centre; Auditorium3 

When: At 7pm on December 6, 7, and 8 and at 2:30pm on 8 and 9

Details: For more info, Click here 


Doha Burger Festival 2017

The first-ever Doha Burger Festival is an event of its kind, it is an occasion for the community and specifically, burger lovers to enjoy a fun-filled four days! The festival boasts vendors from all over Qatar and the region, special activities and entertainment for children, as well as many free giveaways and prizes.

Where: Hotel Park Doha

When: On until December 9; 2pm onwards

Details: For more info, Click here


Al Dana Green Run – 2017

Al Dana Green Run hosted by Doha Bank returns for its 13th edition to build participation and awareness on environmental protection among people in Qatar. The annual run will cover a 3-km circuit around Khalifa Stadium as it gathers men, women, children and families from around the country who will put their best foot forward for a cleaner, greener tomorrow.

This year’s activities include competitions for public participation, all of which come in an authentic heritage form. The slogan “Tamim Al Majd” will be added to publications as one of the expressions of unity and support among all members of Qatari society.

Where: Aspire zone

When: December 9; 12-5pm

Details: For registration and other info, Click here

Regional Food Festival 2017

Under the patronage of the Philippine Embassy, Kulinarya Qatar has organized a regional food festival for a family fun bonding for everyone.
Where: Asian Town 

When: December 8; 9-11am & 1-9pm

Details: For more info, Click here


“Towards Excellence” Art Exhibition
Coinciding with the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, an exhibition by artist Dania Tariq opened on Sunday.
The exhibition includes 30 paintings expressing different themes in loving Qatar and revealing the artist’s view of life, emphasizing the importance of hope and optimism. 
The artist wanted to challenge her handicap and face the impossible, showing strong ambition to achieve and to prove that disability is just in the mind not in the body, as her canvases inspire hope, peace and love of life.

Where: Cultural Village Foundation-Katara; Building 13

When: Until December 13

Details: For more info, Click here


Mall of Qatar birthday bash 

Mall of Qatar is celebrating their 1st birthday this weekend in a unique way that will not only entertain kids but adults as well. The mall will host shows, activities and will be having giveaways.

Mall of Qatar is also holding a competition on its Instagram page where participants get a chance to win packages worth QAR1,000 value each.

Where: Mall of Qatar

When: December 8-9;

Details: For more info, Click here