Tarsheed Carnival at Kahrama Awareness Park

The weather is pleasant and there are many outdoor events being held in and around Doha. Here is a list of the select few that is happening this weekend!


Al Wasmi Garden Festival

Katara Hills is decked up and has come alive with flowers and garden designs from Britain, France, Japan, India and Qatar for the five-day Al Wasmi Festival. The festival will hold a variety of live performances such as Peter Rabbit show, the Jungle Book show, the French story Beauty and the Beast and much more. The event will also host many activities, workshops and fireworks at 4pm on weekend.

When: On going until Saturday, February 22 | 10am-1pm and 4pm to 9:30 pm; Friday – 2pm to 10 pm

Where: Katara


The Road Exhibition

Katara presents The Road Exhibition by the Spanish artist, Gabriel Díaz Romero. The exhibition includes paintings and other conceptual artworks which depict road signs to suggest various stories related to the development of Qatar.

When: On going until Friday, February 28 | 10am-10pm

Where: Building 18, Katara


Night at the Vienna Opera Ball

This year again the QNL will be transformed into a lavish ballroom for the Vienna Opera Ball to witness the Viennese tradition. In this edition of Philharmonic at the Library, some of the Austria’s most famous 19th-century composes will be played by the international musicians.

When: February, Thursday 20 | 6pm-7pm

Where: Qatar National Library


2020 Qatar Cross-Country Rally

The international Cross-Country Rally event will start off with the opening ceremony in Souq Waqif and this will begin the five-day rally in the deserts of the State of Qatar.

When: Saturday, February 22 – Thursday 27 2020

Where: Souq Waqif


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 festival is free for everyone.

When:Thursday, February 20 | 7pm-8pm

Where: Katara


Qatar Pro Wrestling SUPER SLAM II

After a sold out first season, SUPER SLAM SEASON II will allow spectators to enjoy their favourite fighting legends such as The Great Khali, Kevin Nash, Mark Henry, including international superstars like Alberto del Rio, Rob Van Dam, nZo and many more clash for the winning title.

The tickets are priced between QR 70 for bronze and QR 1000 for VIP. Meanwhile there will be a meet and greet with the legends at Doha Festival City on Thursday, February 20 at 6pm

When: Friday, February 21 | 8pm [gates open 6pm]

Where: Lusail Sports Arena


Tarsheed 2020 Carnival

The carnival aims to raise awareness about environment through games, activities and performances for everyone. There will be stalls put up by various home-based and small businesses in the country.

When: On going until February 27 | 4 pm-9pm

Where: The Carnival at Kahramaa Awareness Park


Open Mic at Torba Market

When: Saturday, February 22 |  11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Where: Ceremonial Court, Qatar Foundation


Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2

Marcus Bosch, conductor along with Gerhard Oppitz, piano will be playing in B-Flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, op.83 at the Brahm’s Piano concert, The tickets range from QR75 to QR 200

When: Saturday, February 22 |  7:30 pm

Where: Katara Opera House


Outside the Box: “Public Art in Qatar”

Outside the box is a two day art event that invites members to think about art beyond the institution and explore the meaning in a non-art domain.

When: Saturday, February 22 at NMOQ | Sunday, February 23 at Qatar Foundation


Doha Jewellery & Watches Exhibition

Bollywood fame Sonam Kapoor will be in Doha to inaugurate the 17th edition of the Doha Jewellery & Watches Exhibition (DJWE) that will showcase 127 exhibitors from 14 countries including the new Qatari designers. Also the Qatar–France year will be highlighted through luxurious French brands in this event. DJWE will also showcase a number of exclusive pieces designed by famous brands.

When: Monday, February 24 – 29 | 12pm – 10pm

Where: Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC)


National Sport Day Celebration

In celebration of the National Sport Day and to promote the social and personal benefits of sports and recreation, Mall of Qatar is hosting a variety of fun and fitness activities throughout the month of February. The Sports activities include basketball, football, golf, and more with plenty of prizes with daily challenges at each activity.

When: Until February 29

Where: Mall of Qatar


Fairy Land

Tawar Mall promises to recreate an enchanting valley of magic fairies every weekend.

When: Every Thursday and Friday, February 6 – 28 | 6:30pm-9:30pm

Where: Tawar Mall


Metro Street Food – Food Fest

First ever outdoor metro event hosted by Q sports, with combination of food, beverages and a mini golf course setup at the DECC Metro station.

When: Jan 1 – April 2020

Weekdays: 12:30pm – 11pm | Weekends: 2pm-12 midnight

Where: DECC Metro Station


B Square Mall Winter Bazaar

Winter bazaar at B Square Mall includes homemade local and imported food items and other products.

Where:Bsquare mall

When:Every Thursday & Friday, until May 8 | 4pm -11.30pm


MIA Park Bazaar

A weekend market which is a modern take on Qatar’s old souq tradition will have around 50 stalls offering a wide variety of products. The bazaar at Museum of Islamic Art park will have stalls selling ready-to-wear clothes, caps, footwear, shayla, sunglasses, bags, jewellery, watches, cosmetics, fragrances, and other accessories. The stalls representing home-based businesses also sold home display items and sumptuous home-cooked cuisines to the visitors.

When: Until April 25 | Fridays from 2pm to 8pm and Saturdays from 12pm-8pm

Where: MIA Park

Source: https://www.thepeninsulaqatar.com/article/19/02/2020/Things-to-do-this-weekend-in-Qatar-(Feb-20-22,2020)

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