Run out of things to do on this Holy Month of Ramadan? We’ve got you covered.

 

This month is filled with fun activities that you can share with your family from strolls in Ramadan markets to attending tournaments. So, fill your Ramadan calendars with the following activities:

 

  1. 3-2-1 Qatar Olympic and Sports Museum

For all museum and sports lovers, this is the place to be. 3-2-1 Museum is a center dedicated to sports. Their aim is to mark down sports history, heritage and so much more. They also serve healthy and tasty menu options at their 3-2-1 Café and don’t forget to stop by their gift shop and pick up your very own memento. Plan your visit today!

 

Location: 3-2-1 Olympic and Sports Museum

Date: Ongoing

Ramadan Timings: Saturday Thursday 9:00am–2:00pm and 8:00pm–midnight
Friday 8:00pm–midnight

Café will be open every day from 8:00pm-midnight

Learn more online: https://321qosm.org.qa/en/about-us/

 

  1. Ramadan Book Fair

Qatar is having their first ever Ramadan Book Fair organized by the Ministry of Culture and in coordination with Souq Waqif. The exhibition will show the published work of over 40 authors from all around the world: Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Egypt, Turkey, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, India, and Australia. Go and checkout their work!

 

Location: Souq Waqif (Western Square)

Date: Untl 16th of April 2022

Timings:  8:30pm – midnight

Entrance fee: none

 

  1. Ramadan Market

Looking for a new wardrobe? Look no further! Ramadan Market at Qanat Quartier, The Pearl Qatar will be your new favorite hotspot or shop spot. They’ve got abayas, perfumes, Ramadan gifts, accessories and more. Shop til your heart drops!

 

Location: Qanat Quartier, The Pearl-Qatar

Date: Until 24th of April 2022

Timings: 8:30pm – 11:45pm

Entrance fee: none

Learn more on their Instagram @bedayaqa

 

  1. Pipilotti Rist’s ‘Your Brain to Me, My Brain to You’ Exhibiton

Renowned Swiss artist, Pipilotti Rist, has created yet another beautiful and mesmerizing large-scale installation for all to see. The installation consists of 120 LED lights hung on cables from the ceiling throughout the entire gallery. This is an exhibition you do not want to miss. Get lost in Pipilotti Rist’s world!

 

Warning: This exhibition contains flashing lights that may cause discomfort and/or trigger seizures for people with photosensitive epilepsy and other conditions with sensitivity to light.  

 

Location: National Museum of Qatar

Date: Until 20th of December 2022

Timings: Saturday to Thursday 9:00am-2:00pm, 8 :00pm-midnight

Friday 8:00pm-midnight

Entrance fee: none

Learn more online: https://nmoq.org.qa/en/about-us/

 

  1. Ramadan Cultural Night

Be a part of Ramadan and Local Culture at Qatar Foundation. Take this opportunity to participate in fun family shared activities and learn more about Ramadan and Qatar’s culture. Qatar Foundation has organized the following:

  • Workshops and displays for traditional activities such as pottery making, leather and wood painting, bisht making, sword making, Qarqoor, copper making, and sadu workshop
  • Traditional Qatari games and activities for children
  • EC Marketplace vendors showcasing and selling their handicrafts
  • STEM and craft activities for children
  • A sustainability sculpture, featuring the work of HBKU’s College of Public Policy and QF school students, that visualizes the approximate volume of plastic waste consumed by families in Qatar during Ramadan. Supported by Seashore
  • Garangao Celebration
  • Activities and lectures in EC Mosque
  • Adhaan being delivered by muezzins from MENASA and other countries
  • Ladies Night activations every Mondays and Tuesdays
  • Ramadan Beach Volleyball Tournament
  • Track Challenge running series
  • Qatar Reads reading corner
  • A variety of food and beverage options

 

Location: Oxygen Park, Education City, Doha, Qatar

Date: 13th-23rd of April 2022

Timings: 8:00pm-2:00am

Learn more online: https://www.qf.org.qa/events/ramadan-cultural-nights

 

  1. 6th Mahaseel Market

Looking to stock up on your fruits and veg? Mahaseel Market at Katara is the place for you! The Cultural Village has collaborated with the Ministry of Municipality to bring you the freshest of produce, livestock, plants and honey that is ‘Made in Qatar’. So, get your hands dirty!

 

Location: Katara South parking, opposite St. Regis Hotel

Date: every Thursday, Friday, ad Saturday until 15th of May 2022

Timings: yet to be updated

 

  1. Mall of Qatar

For those who want to take in the Ramadan ambiance, visit Mall of Qatar for their warm traditional hospitality, souq, live band and more. The following are the detailed activities:

  • 15th of Apirl 2022:

Garangao celebration 9:00pm-11:00pm

– Hakawati

– Kids choir

– Candy distribution

  • 14th, 15th,16th of April 2022:

– Oud performance

  • From 14th of April until 7th of May 2022:

– Ramadan Arts & Crafts

  • 21st, 22nd,23rd, 28th, 29th, and 30th of April and from 1st until 7th of May 2022:

– Henna artists & Ramadan mascots