Events this weekend June 6 – 8

Events this weekend June 6 – 8

QL Events
By QL Events

Cool it this weekend with some exciting events in Qatar! Unleash your inner geek at the ultimate pop culture fest, where you can participate in fun games, and shop for unique merchandise. If you’re looking for family-friendly activities, don’t miss the kitten adoption party, a perfect event for animal lovers to meet adorable kittens in need of a home. Additionally, enjoy a variety of music, art, and cultural exhibitions, along with the Trade Fair that offers something for everyone. Whether you're a pop culture enthusiast or just looking for some weekend fun, Qatar has plenty to offer!

Geekend 2024

 

Get ready to unleash your inner geek at Qatar’s ultimate pop culture fest this 6-8 June at the lively Geekdom Building on Lusail Boulevard. Whether you're a gamer, artist, or culture vulture—Geekend 2024 offers an array of activities, markets, and shows that cater to all ages and interests. Geekend is your gateway to explore a world of creativity and fandom. With the ever-popular Geekend Market, awesome activities and stage programmes, there's something exciting for everyone. Engage with local creatives, participate in thrilling games, or just soak up the stunning atmosphere of this glorious gathering of Geeks!

Date: June 6-8, 2024

Timings: 3 pm to 11 pm

Location: Geekdom Building, Lusail Boulevard

Access: Tickets applicable

 

Kitten Adoption Party

Visitors are invited to meet the new team, tour the new pets department, and cuddle adorable kittens available for adoption. The event promises engaging experiences for the whole family, including a falcon meet-and-greet and various children's activities.

Date: June 8, 2024

Timings:  4 pm - 8 pm

Location: Oryx Veterinary Center

Access: Free, Whatsaap 60005057

 

Be Well – Wellness & Health event

Calling all health enthusiasts and everyday heroes! QSTP's annual Be Well event is back on Thursday, 6 June 2024, from 9 am to 2 pm, offering ways to prioritize your well-being while making a life-saving difference. Learn about the impact of lifestyle on mental health and the importance of early detection and swift interventions. Participate in a blood donation drive, get free health screenings, enjoy live music, delicious food, interactive activities and discover natural remedies at the "Your kitchen is an apothecary" workshop.

Date: June 6, 2024

Timings: 9 am – 2 pm

Location: Qatar Science & Technology Park

Access: Free


Tali Muss Live

Tali Muss (Anatoly Musaev) will be performing live for the first time in Qatar as part of his summer tour from June to August 2024. He produces music tracks and have released with famous labels as Transpecta (Germany), Low Bit Records (UK), HEINZ music, Outta Limits Recordings (Florida, USA).

Date: June 6, 2024

Timings: 9 pm onwards

Location:  Treffen House Hotel

 

Brass Brilliance

 

 

Experience the melodies of the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra’s brass section soloists at a captivating concert featuring the extraordinary vocals of Paola Polinori. The orchestra presents a diverse programme spanning centuries of musical innovation. From the spirited Renaissance sounds of Holborne's The Fairy Round to the evocative contemporary compositions of Crespo's Ballade for Two Wings and Parker’s A Londoner in New York, journey through an eclectic mix of genres, from classical to folk, as the orchestra presents an unforgettable performance showcasing the talent and versatility of its musicians.

Date: June 8, 2024

Timings: 7.30 pm

Location: Auditorium 3, QNCC

Access: Tickets on Q-Tickets

 

 ‘Neighbours of the Sea’ Exhibition

 

This exhibition presents the vision of artists Wafika Sultan Al-Issa and Hassan Al-Mulla, who are considered among the pioneers of fine art in Qatar. “Neighbours of the Sea” presents an intersection area for the artists despite the difference in the method of expression and artistic style, where the local environment and culture constitute a meeting point and a common inspiration for both. The exhibition presents more than 30 mixed-media paintings, some of which were created by the artists during their residency at the Fire Station Ruwad in Residence (2021-2023).

Date: 5 June - 17 August 2024

Timings: Sat – Thur 9am – 7 pm

                Fri: 1.30 pm – 7pm

Location: Gallery 4, Fire Station

Access: Free

 

Etheralscape’ Immersive Art Installation

 

Etheralscape is an immersive art installation by Dr. AlKhuzama AlHarami and Guillaume Rouseré that merges the art of image and sound and delves into the interaction between nature and modern society. As visitors step into the space, they will be immersed in a sensory experience that combines captivating video projects of desert landscapes and calligraphy, with immersive soundscapes drawn from desert field recordings and other evocative sounds. The exhibition provides a peaceful escape for meditation which provides the opportunity to relax and take a break from the noise and stress of daily life.

Date: 5 June - 17 August 2024

Timings: Sat – Thur 9am – 7 pm

Fri: 1.30 pm – 7pm

Location: Gallery 3 , Fire Station

Access: Free

 

 

The Moroccan Stamps and Notes Exhibition

 

 Cultural Village Foundation - Katara in cooperation with the Qatar Philatelic Center present

"The Moroccan Stamps and Notes" Exhibition

Date: Till June 15, 2024

Timings: 10 am to 10 pm

Location: Building 22, Katara

Access: Free

 

 

Summer Trade Fair           

                                             

The Summer Trade Fair in Katara is back with diverse offerings of clothing, textiles, toys, commodities, and more.

Date: Till June 13, 2024

Timings: 10 am – 10 pm

Location: South parking, Katara Cultural Village

Access: Free

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