Events this weekend : December 14  - 16

Events this weekend : December 14  - 16

Qatar Living
By Qatar Living

This weekend, Qatar hosts an array of celebratory events at Darb Al Saai, Aspire Park, Lusail Go Karting Circuit, Medina Educational Stadium, Sikkat Wadi Msheireb, National Museum of Qatar, Expo 2023 Doha, Corniche, and Doha Festival City. Experience culture, sports, charity matches, drone shows, light displays, and DreamWorks' Madagascar adventures. Don't miss this vibrant celebration encompassing Qatar's rich heritage, technology, and entertainment for all ages!


Qatar National Day activities

The Ministry of Culture announced that the events will be held at Darb Al Saai, in Umm Salal Mohammed from December 10 to December 18, 2023. Darb Al Saai is a permanent venue spread over an area of 150,000 sq metres and every year hosts a large number of activities for its visitors during Qatar National Day.

Date: December 10 - December 18, 2023  

Timings:  3.00 pm – 11.00 pm 

Location: Darb Al Saai 

Access: Free


Queen & King of the court – Crown series 

The Crown Series Finals will for the third year in a row be held in the Aspire zone of Doha in Qatar.

Date: December 13 – December 16, 2023 

Timings:  4.30 pm onwards 

Location: Aspire Park 

Access: Tickets to be purchased


MENA Karting Championship  

The MENA Karting championship is finally here! Join the 4th edition of the MENA Karting Championship and enjoy an exciting experience from 12 - 16 December 2023.

Date: December 14 - 16, 2023  

Timings:  10. am onwards (Thursday) | 10.30 am onwards (Friday) | 9.20 am onwards (Saturday)  

Location: Lusail Go Karting Circuit 

Access: Free entry, limited seats available 


"Stand with Palestine" Charity Match

Join world-renowned football players, journalists and students in a friendly football match dedicated to raising funds for Palestine. Come together for an unforgettable day of unity and support.

Date: December 15, 2023  

Timings: 06:45 PM onwards 

Location: Education City Stadium

Access: Tickets to be purchased here


Qatar National Day at Sikkat Wadi Msheireb

This weekend, join in with your family and friends at Msheireb’s outdoor market and feel the national spirit of Qatar National Day at Sikkat Wadi Msheireb.

Date: December 14 - 18, 2023  

Timings:  4.00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location: Sikkat Wadi Msheireb

Access: Free and open to public


National Day activities at the National Museum of Qatar

Activities for all age groups, span from welcoming hospitality and culinary adventures to the nostalgic aroma of the past in our contemporary lifestyle.

Date: December 15 – 16, 2023 

Timings: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm  

Location: National Museum of Qatar  

Access: Free and open to the public


Drones Light Show at Expo 2023 Doha

Visitors of all ages were treated to an incredible drone showcase, kicking off with visuals of a moving dhow and a soaring falcon. The display continued with a journey through Qatar's history, spotlighting landmarks like the Fanar mosque, Sidra tree, whale shark, Doha skyline, and the symbol '2023'.

Date: December 12 - 18, 2023  

Timings:  7.30 pm & 9.30 pm 

Location: Cultural Zone, Expo 2023 Doha, Al Bidda Park 

Access: Free  


Doha Lights 23’

The Public Works Authority 'Ashghal', in collaboration with Qatar Tourism, Qatar Museums, and in partnership with the Doha Expo 2023 Organizing Committee, is orchestrating the Doha Festive Lightings 2023 under the theme "Qatar between Now and Then." This festival encompasses various interactive light displays and a lineup of activities aimed at commemorating Qatari culture, showcasing the nation's marine and wildlife, and emphasizing advancements in technology.

Date: Daily until December 31, 2023 

Timings:  5:30 pm to 1:00 am

Location: Al Masrah Park and Corniche Pedestrian Tunnel Plaza near Qatar National Museum

Access: Free  




Join Madagascar’s Alex, Marty, Gloria, Melman, the Penguins and of course King Julien for a new DreamWorks adventure! Sing and dance along with Alex the Lion as he becomes a jungle star. Then stick around for the chance to meet Alex and the gang and enjoy all the exciting jungle activities.

Date: December 14 – 23, 2023

Timings: Shows: 3:00 PM, 5:30 PM & 8:00 PM

Meet & Greet: 3:40 PM, 6:10 PM & 8:40 PM

Location: The Village, at Doha Festival City 

Access: Free entry, first come, first served basis.


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