CHI AL SHAQAB presented by Longines

QL Events

QL Events

Qatar’s premier international equestrian competition, Commercial Bank CHI AL SHAQAB Presented by Longines taking place at the Longines Arena at Al Shaqab from February 27-29, will not only feature world-class equestrian competition but fun-filled family activities and entertainment that will captivate and fascinate spectators.


This year’s festival area and dedicated family entertainment zone will offer a variety of entertaining activities suitable for visitors of all ages.  This includes magic and puppet shows, marionettes, arcade games, art & craft, face painting, virtual reality games and even, traditional Qatari cultural activities such as henna painting and falcon handling.

“CHI” stands for Concours Hippique International or International Equestrian Competition. The three magic letters make all the difference in the prestigious equestrian world. It is a title of nobility, something rare that does come not easy. Organizers yearn for this title, while riders covet winning at a show of this stature.

Tickets for Commercial Bank CHI AL SHAQAB presented by Longines, including exclusive VIP packages, are now available online at and


Make sure to check out our social media to keep track of the latest content.

Instagram - @qatarliving

Twitter - @qatarliving

Facebook - Qatar Living