Events this week:  May 26 – Jun 01

Events this week:  May 26 – Jun 01

Qatar Living
By Qatar Living

Experience an extravaganza of cultural and technological marvels at a variety of events across Qatar. Explore the elegance of Zinatha Exhibition, witness the intense FIBA WASL Final 8 basketball competition, and delve into the future of smart manufacturing technology at the Smart Manufacturing Exhibition. Immerse yourself in the artistic world of the 36th Doha Theatrical Festival, celebrate the heritage of national dress at the exhibition, and participate in the thrilling QRS Track Challenge. Engage in the dynamic domain of construction at Project Qatar 2024 and Qatar Outlet Exhibition. Lastly, surrender yourself to the enchanting melodies of D.C. Jazz with BIRCKHEAD. These events promise an enriching and diverse cultural tapestry.


Zinatha Exhibition

Zinatha Exhibition is the destination for women all over the Middle East, who are looking for elegant wear and eternal classiness, where Zinatha meets all Arab women's needs as it Combines the elegance and modernity of fashion and the authenticity of khaliji and Arabic beauty

Date : May 26 – June 01, 2024


Timing: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm 


Location: Alhazm Mall


Access : Free




FIBA WASL is the most prominent basketball club competition in Asia, featuring participation from 18 teams across 14 countries. Only the top 8 teams qualify for the Final 8 stage in Doha. The FINAL 8 is the concluding stage of the FIBA West Asia Super League, where teams ranked 1st, 2nd, and 3rd from the FIBA West Asia and Gulf leagues qualify, along with the champions from India and Kazakhstan. The 1st and 2nd place teams in the Final 8 will advance to play in the Basketball Champions League.

Date : May 26 – June 01,  2024


Timings : Sunday : 3.00 pm, 6.00 pm & 9.00 pm

Mon, Tue, Wed : 6.00 pm & 9.00 pm


Location :  Lusail Multipurpose Hall, Al Masrouhiya - Arena


Access : Tickets available at Virgin Megastore



The Smart Manufacturing Exhibition

The Smart Manufacturing Exhibition is set to showcase the forefront of technological advancements and innovations in the field of smart manufacturing. With an emphasis on automation, digitalization, and intelligent systems, this exhibition aims to revolutionize the manufacturing industry in Qatar and beyond.

Date: May 27 - 30, 2024


Timings: 12.00 pm – 9.00 pm daily


Location: DECC




36th Doha Theatrical Festival

The Doha Theatre Festival embodies the goals of the Ministry of Culture in activating and developing the theatrical movement by presenting distinguished theatrical performances in which there are many intellectual and directing trends and artistic treatments

Date: May 25 – June 04, 2024


Timing : Event times vary           


Location: U VENUE Theater



The “National Dress: Source of Pride and Heritage” Exhibition

The “National Dress: Source of Pride and Heritage” Exhibition
It will be held at the Cultural Village  
Within the 9th General Assembly 2024 of the Global_Public_Diplomacy Network

Date: May 20 & June 2, 2024


Timings : 10.00 am – 10.00 pm  


Location: Katara Cultural Village, building 47


Access : Free




QRS Track Challenge 2024

QRS Track Challenge is a series of timed-races. The events range from 5-minute to 30-minute races.  Athletes can run unlimited loops of the tracks within the stipulated time limit.  Each event will be restricted to a maximum of 200 participants.

Date: Until May 31, 2024


Timings:  4.00 pm onwards




Access: Tickets available at



Project Qatar

Project Qatar, Qatar’s largest and longest running construction exhibition returns for its 20th special edition from 27 to 30 May at Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC). With features catering to every professional in the industry, Project Qatar 2024 is industry’s all-in-one destination. Register for your free visit now and join thousands of fellow professionals in exploring all the opportunities the exhibition has to offer. 

Date: May 27- 30, 2024


Timing : 1.00 pm – 9.00 pm


Location: DECC  



Qatar Outlet Exhibition

A five-day shopping festival that brings together world-renowned International and local brands under one roof, offering shoppers a unique shopping experience with exciting discounts, bundle offers, and promotions.

Date: May 28 - June 01, 2024


Timing : 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

3:00 pm – 10:00 pm (Friday)


Location : DECC


Access: Free event.



A Night of D.C. Jazz with BIRCKHEAD

The U.S. Embassy is bringing BIRCKHEAD to Doha via the American Music Abroad (AMA) Program.  First known as Jazz Ambassadors, then Rhythm Road, and now American Music Abroad, AMA is the United States’ flagship music exchange program that reaches audiences in more than 30 countries each year. Over 110 AMA bands have traveled to more than 130 countries around the world, including Qatar, since 2012.

BIRCKHEAD is a jazz quartet, led by woodwind artist and composer Brent Birckhead. They will bring Washington, D.C.’s jazz heritage and perform a diverse repertoire that spans traditional jazz to contemporary grooves.

Date: May 29 - 31, 2024


Timing : Wed : 7.30 pm onwards

Thur & Fri : 8.00 pm


Location : Wed :The Ned Hotel  

Thu & Fri : Drama Theatre – Katara


Access: Free event. First come first served basis at The Ned. Registration is required for Katara




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