Events This Week In Qatar October 15 - 21

Events This Week In Qatar October 15 - 21

QL Events
By QL Events

Get ready for a lineup of exciting events in Doha! From an outdoor cycling event promoting freedom and peace to a lively Garba and Dandiya Evening with DJ performances, and even a basketball championship featuring international talent, there's something for everyone. Plus, explore the world of Islamic finance at a comprehensive conference and witness grandmasters in action at the Qatar Masters. For sports enthusiasts, there's the Padel Championship, and for climate-conscious individuals, the Qatar National Dialogue on Climate Change offers valuable insights. Lastly, don't miss the MIA Bazaar, a cultural extravaganza with art, traditional products, and delectable treats. Mark your calendars for these diverse and engaging experiences!

The outdoor ride 


Everyone is invited to partake in an outdoor cycling event on October 18th, along the picturesque route of Msheireb. This gathering aspires to unite participants in a collective endeavor for freedom and peace, all while extending their support to a noteworthy humanitarian cause. The act of participation shall contribute to the generation of funds dedicated to humanitarian relief endeavors in Palestine. It is important to observe a requirement of modest attire during this event.

Date: October 18, 2023 

Time : 07:30 pm - 08:15 pm

Location: Sikkat Al Nakheel, Msheireb  

Access: Free

Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol at Mall of Qatar

Go on a new adventure at Mall of Qatar with Chase, Marshall, Rubble, Skye and Ryder!
Watch an exciting stage show, meet your favourite PUPS, and enjoy PUP-TACULAR kid’s activities! From 19 - 28 October, daily at 3:00, 5:30 and 8:00 PM.

Meet & Greet: 3:45, 6:15, and 8:45 PM.
Have the best time at the activity zone daily from 2:00-10 :00 PM by presenting QR150 receipt.

Dance Disco Dandiya 

Prepare to immerse yourself in an evening of exuberant dance and celebration at the highly anticipated Garba and Dandiya Evening. The fifth season of Dance Disco Dandiya, featuring DJ Ackrid, AK, and DJ Arun, promises to be a spectacular event that you won't want to miss.

Stay tuned for updates, and help spread the word to make this celebration even grander and more exhilarating than ever before. Mark your calendars and join them for a night filled with rhythm, music, and the pure joy of festivities. Kids below 6 years of age will enjoy free entry.

In addition to the lively dancing, this also includes delicious food, face painting, kids' activities, and prizes to be won. Plus, enjoy a variety of fun games hosted by the very own RJ of Radio Olive.

Date: October 20, 2023  

Timings: 5.30 pm onwards 

Location: La Cigale Ballroom  

Access: Couple 150, Single 85. Kids below 6 Free. Tickets can be purchased here.


3X3 Expo 2023 Doha Challenger Basketball  

Enthusiasts of basketball will have the opportunity to witness their beloved athletes in live action at Al Bidda Park, courtesy of EXPO 2023. Notably, prominent basketball talents representing the USA, Philippines, and Europe are set to engage in spirited competition during the Doha EXPO Challenger.

Date: October 16 - 18, 2023  

Timings: 4 pm onwards 

Location: Al Bidda Park  

Access: Free to watch 


6th International Conference on Islamic Finance 

The conference will comprehensively address a diverse range of subjects, encompassing matters such as the utilization of Islamic finance in addressing environmental issues and the ramifications of emerging technologies within the field. This conference aspires to make substantial contributions towards the progression of Islamic finance, offering invaluable insights into its potential efficacy in addressing some of the most critical challenges that currently confront the global economy.

Date: October 15 - 17, 2023 

Timings: 8 am - 4 pm 

Location: Auditorium, Minaretein (Education City Mosque), Education City 

Access: Registration Required 


Qatar Masters 2023 

Observe as 80 accomplished grandmasters vie for the prestigious championship at the Qatar Masters 2023, taking place this week. This event features an intensive schedule of nine rounds daily, presenting a distinctive opportunity for both seasoned enthusiasts of the sport and newcomers to witness the intricacies and expertise inherent in the game.

Date: October 15 - 21, 2023  

Timings: 3 pm -7 pm 

Location: Lusail Sports Arena  

Access: Free.  


Qatar Olympic Committee Padel Championship 

The Qatar Olympic Committee is organizing the Padel Championship 2023, a prominent event anticipated by paddlers globally. It will showcase the skills of professional padel players and foster the development of padel sports in Qatar and beyond. The Qatar Olympic Committee is committed to promoting the sport and providing a platform for athletes to compete at an international level.

Date: October 16 - 22, 2023 

Timings:  04:45 PM -08:48 PM 

Location: Khalifa Intel. Tennis & Squash Complex 

Access: Free.  


Qatar National Dialogue on Climate Change - Earthna 

Attend the Qatar National Dialogue on Climate Change (QNDCC) at Expo 2023 Doha, under the leadership of Earthna. This traditional gathering convenes eminent climate change authorities in Qatar to deliberate on topics encompassing finance, mitigation, adaptation, coordination, and reporting. The conclusions drawn from these discussions play a pivotal role in shaping Qatar's climate-related initiatives for the annual UN Climate Change Conference of Parties.

Date: October 15 - 16, 2023 

Timings:  10 am – 10 pm 

Location: Congress Center S,B - Cultural Zone 

Access: Free 


Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) bazaar 2023 

The highly anticipated MIA Bazaar returns to MIA Park, offering weekends filled with culture, art, and entertainment. Hosted by the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), this annual event is a key fixture in Qatar's cultural calendar, uniting both residents and visitors in a leisurely exploration of the nation's heritage and local talents. The bazaar showcases handmade goods, jewelry, textiles, and traditional products, along with a delectable array of traditional sweets, desserts, and food from various kiosks.

Date: October 20, 2023 - March 30, 2024 

Timings:  Fridays - 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm  

Saturdays - 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. 

Location: MIA Park   

Access: Free 


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