International Arabian Horses Festival 2021

QL Events

QL Events

Under the generous patronage of the Amir, His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Cultural Village Foundation, Katara, will organize the Katara International Arabian Horse Festival from 2 - 6 February 2021.

Moreover, only the finest of horses will be eligible to participate and the event will feature the total prize money of QAR 13,000,000.

For the first time, the Katara International Arabian Horse Festival will take place at the Cultural Village Foundation, Katara.

Al-Kass Sports Channel is the media partner for this prestigious festival and precautionary measures will be set in accordance with the guidelines set by the Ministry of Public Health. 

Bader Mohammed Al-Darwish, manager of the title show, pointed out that people can also look forward to a diverse range of fun activities at Katara from February 2.

The prize money for the champions will be distributed as follows: Yearling category - QAR 250,000 riyals for the winner, while QAR 150,000 and QAR 100,000 will be awarded to the second and third place, respectively.

In the Junior category (2-3 years) - QAR 800,000, QAR 430,000, and QAR 250,000 riyals will be awarded for first, second, and third place. The winner of the Senior category (4 years and above) will get QAR 1,000,000 while the second and third place winners will receive QAR 600,000 and QAR 300,000, respectively.

Special prizes have also been allotted. A Senior horse that wins the senior championship three times (3 editions of the show) will earn the title of ‘Legend’; the horse will win QAR 3,000,000 on the third win.

A prize will also be awarded to a horse that wins first place in all three categories; the winning horse will get two million riyals on his final senior win. In addition, this award will be named after the first horse achieving such a victory.


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