Events this weekend:  May 16 – 18

Events this weekend:  May 16 – 18

Qatar Living
By Qatar Living

 Immerse yourself in a diverse array of cultural and intellectual events happening in Qatar, ranging from live performances and musical plays to educational space exploration and book fairs. Elevate your cultural experience with a mix of music, art, knowledge, and community engagement across these diverse events in Qatar.


International Museum Day

Join us at 3-2-1 Qatar Olympic Sport Museum to celebrate International Museum Day with a specially curated panel.

Date : May 16, 2024


Timing: 9.30 am – 1.00 pm



Location: Auditorium - 3-2-1 Qatar Olympic and Sport Museum


Access : Free



Michel Fadel @ The Secret Dome

Join us at The Secret Dome for "Extraordinary Nights," an event featuring live performances by Michel Fadel, filled with exceptional music and entertainment. Each guest will enjoy a sumptuous dinner and, for every group of four, a bottle of premium beverage is included. Be part of the excitement!

Date : May 16 & 17, 2024


Timings : 8.00 pm onwards


Location :  Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Secret Dome - Doha


Access : Entry for 21+ years. Tickets available at Virigin Megastore



 Jamil Buthaina Musical Play

In the desert, we open the gate of time, so that the past returns and embraces the present with the legends and tales of yesterday.
"Jamil and Buthaina" is a musical dance play, carrying a call for art and creativity, inspired by the historical memory of the Arabian Peninsula, which shone in its sky a star of immortal love and bloomed on its sands a story of love that remained alivethrough time, it is the story of Jamil and Buthaina.

Date: May 17 - 18, 2024


Timings: 8.00 pm onwards


Location: QNCC


Access : Ebtry for 7+ years. Tickets available at Virgin Megastore




Al Farissa, showjumping competition

Ladies, get ready for something truly special! Al Shaqab is thrilled to announce Al Farissa, a breathtaking showjumping competition just for you. Join us on May 17th at the Longines Indoor Arena for an evening filled with grace, skill, and maybe a little bit of girl power!

Date: May 17, 2024


Timing : 4.00 pm – 7.30 pm       


Location: Longines Indoor Arena 


Access : Open for ladies & boys under 10



 "Into the Galaxy"

It's time to go to space 🚀Join "Into the Galaxy" to explore the secrets of the universe in a special educational event, taking place every weekends only!

Date: May 17 & 18, 2024


Timings : 5.30 pm – 9.00 pm


Location: Events Courtyard, Ezdan Mall AlGharaffa


Access : Free



Doha International Book Fair 2024

The slogan for this year’s event will be “With Knowledge, Civilizations Build”. This year’s book fair will witness the largest international participation in its history with more than 515 publishing houses from 42 countries participating in the event.

Date: May 9 - 18, 2024


Timings:  6 pm – 8 pm


Location: Doha Exhibition & Conference Center


Access: Free



QPO Presents QMA’s Soloists

The the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) presents a community event in collaboration with the Qatar Music Academy (QMA). This event, conducted by QPO’s esteemed Giovanni Pasini, showcases QMA’s talented soloists and the Qatar Youth Orchestra performing alongside professional musicians from the orchestra. This rare and prestigious opportunity highlights Qatar’s emerging classical talents and the collaborative spirit between these esteemed institutions. Witness the future of classical music in Qatar unfold in this thrilling and inspiring concert!

Date: May 17, 2024


Timing : 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm


Location: QNCC – Auditorium 3


Access : Entry for 6+ years. Tickets available at Qtickets




Muslim Women’s Wellbeing and Mental Health

What is the concept of mental health for Muslim women in the context of Islamic Psychology? Join us for a free public session with Dr. Venus Mahmoodi, Associate Professor of Medical Psychology at Columbia University. Dr Mahmoodi will discuss mental health and the relationship between Islamic psychology and Muslim women. She will also shed light on treatment techniques that are rooted in our religion and Islamically-integrated coping strategies to manage mental health struggles.

Date: May 18, 2024


Details : 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm


Access: Free event. Register at





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