Events this week in Qatar: May 14 - 20

Events this week in Qatar: May 14 - 20

Qatar Living
By Qatar Living

Summer temperatures are picking up bringing outdoor activities and entertainment to a standstill. But there’s still a variety of indoor activities and entertainment for you to enjoy in Qatar. Visit an exhibition at Msheireb Downtown Doha or book tickets to an electrifying concert by Café De Anatolia.

Here’s a list of events to enjoy this week in Qatar from May 14 -20.

Liwan Open Day and Exhibition

If you enjoy arts and design, head over to Liwan Design Studios and Labs to explore the latest multidisciplinary design experiments and innovative research projects initiated at Liwan. At Liwan you can enjoy exhibits on display at the Edible Labs, Food, Culture and Design Exhibition, check out a new display of iconic sneakers and artefacts by SOLEQTR, explore a variety of items from Liwan’s latest experimental workshops and much more. The open day and exhibition is free to attend and will take place at the Liwan Design Studios and Labs.

Date: May 14

Timings: 6 pm – 9 pm

Location: Liwan Design Studios and Labs

Access: Free

George Wassouf & Melhem Zain Concert

Be a part of the spellbinding performance by George Wassouf and Melhem Zain at the Moonstone Ballroom, in Mondrian Doha. Contact the Mondrian for reservations.

Date: May 18

Location: Moonstone Ballroom, Mondrian Doha

Access: Ticketed. Contact for reservations.

Contact: 51005161

Build Your House Exhibition

The fourth edition of the Build Your House Exhibition is all set to take place from May 15-18 at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) featuring over 200 exhibits. The exhibition focusses on the design, construction and renovation needs of Qatari nationals. The exhibition gives you the opportunity to meet with a large number of Qataris, learn about new products and gain an understanding about the construction industry in Qatar. 

Date: May 15-18, 2023

Timings: 10 am – 10 pm

Location: Qatar National Convention Center

Access: Free to attend. Click here for registrations

Buone Nuove: Women Changing Architecture

Discover the women architects who have helped design some of the most popular buildings in Qatar and Italy amongst others, at the Buone Nuove Exhibition in Msheireb Downtown Doha. Unveiled by Msheireb Properties, the ‘Buono Nuove: Women Changing Architecture’ exhibition highlights the role that women play in modern and contemporary architecture, featuring practices in Italy, Qatar and abroad.

Date: May 12 – August 19, 2023

Timings:

  • Saturday – Thursday: 9 am – 7 pm
  • Friday: 3 pm – 7 pm

Location: Msheireb Design Center, Msheireb Properties Headquarters

Access: Free

Eruption Art Exhibition

Enjoy the exhibits on display at the ‘Eruption’ art exhibition by Anima Gallery and Msheireb Properties. Featuring sculptures, paintings and digital installations amongst others, the exhibition is the work of global artists including emerging talents and established masters showcasing their unique interpretation of “Eruption”. The exhibition is free to attend and will take place till June 10 at Msheireb Downtown Doha.

Date: May 10 - June 10, 2023

Timings:

  • Daily: 10 am – 10 pm
  • Friday: 1 pm -11 pm

Location: Sikkat Wadi Msheireb

Access: Free

Launch event for architect Ibrahim Jaidah’s newest publication ‘Discovering Arabian Deco’

Head over to Bin Jelmood Musuem for the launch event of architect Ibrahim Jaidah’s newest publication ‘Discovering Arabian Deco’. At the launch event, you could also enjoy an exhibition featuring elements of the Deco era that emerged in Qatari architecture in the 1950s and 1960s.

Date: May 16 (Exhibition from May 18 onwards)

Timings: 7 pm

Location: Bin Jelmood Museum, Msheireb Downtown Doha

Access: Free

Meet and greet Masha and the Bear

If your little ones love Masha and the Bear, head over to Tawar Mall for an exciting meet and greet, photo opportunities and more. You can meet your favorite characters from Masha and the Bear every Thursday and Friday between 7 pm -7:30 pm at Tawar Mall.

Date: Every Thursday and Friday

Timings: 7 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: 2nd Floor near Noorland, Tawar Mall

Access: Free

Café De Anatolia live in concert

Experience the electrifying beats of Café De Anatolia at W Doha Hotel and Residences. Enjoy the magic of the electronic world through Organic House, Electronica and Downtown Tempo. Get your tickets from in store or online from Virgin Megastore for a memorable experience.

Date: May 19

Timings: 8 pm – 2 am (Doors open at 6 pm)

Location: W Doha Hotel and Residences

Access: Tickets via Virgin Megastore

Age: (21+ only)

Healthy Habits for Healthy Families

Enjoy a fun-filled evening at Dusit Doha Hotel as you explore healthy habits for healthy families. The event will include interactive workshops, health coaching, free goodies, food and beverages and more.

Date: May 20

Timings: 12 pm – 4pm

Location: Dusit Doha Hotel

Access: QAR 85.

Prior registrations are required. Click here to register. 

Contact: mom4amdoha@gmail.com

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