Events This Weekend In Qatar October 12 -14

Events This Weekend In Qatar October 12 -14

QL Events
By QL Events

It’s the weekend and if you are wondering where to head, we have many options for you. Get over to the Doha Exhibition & Convention Centre to catch the last few days of the Geneva International Motor Show. But if art is more your thing, you should head to the Artful Minds exhibition. For music lovers Qatar has a line up of interesting performances including the highly-anticipated Dizzy Lizzy concert.

Read on to find out more about this weekend’s line up of splendid events in Qatar from October 12-14, 2023.

Geneva International Motor Show

GIMS Qatar keeps wowing visitors with its exceptional display of top-notch automobiles. Whether you're into classics or the latest futuristic models, there's something for every car enthusiast at the Geneva International Motor Show. The automotive extravaganza, that ends this weekend, features 30 world-famous auto brands unveiling their latest innovations. With unbelievable immersive experience at the different venues, this is an event you can't afford to skip.

Access and timings to the show depends on the event selected.

Main Exhibition

Date: October 7-14, 2023

Location: Doha Exhibition and Convention Center

Access: Weekdays free (free access ticket required) Weekends QAR 50

*Tickets via Virgin megastore

Sealine Adventure Hub

Date: October 7-13, 2023

Location: The Outpost Al Barri (Sealine)

Access: From QAR 400 via Virgin Megastore

Urban Playground

Date: October 12 – 14, 2023

Location: Lusail Boulevard

Access: Free

*Parade of Excellence on October 12 from 7 pm – 9pm

Artful Minds Exhibition

Envision the intersection between art, health and well-being at the Artful Minds Exhibition, organized by Qatar Foundation, in partnership with the International Artists Doha (IAD). The exhibition brings together 31 artists from diverse backgrounds, shedding light on the importance of World Mental Health Day through artistic expression. The art pieces extends from abstract expressionism to pure realism, effectively portraying the unique challenges those struggling with mental health encounter. Explore the transformative power of art as a means of expressing selfness and recovery.

Date: October 10-30, 2023

Timings: 4 pm onwards

Location: Multaqa Gallery (Education City Student Center)

Access: Free

Qatar Masters 2023

Experience the excitement of the Qatar Masters 2023 as 80 grandmasters compete for the grand prize. Over the course of this week, witness nine rounds of intense chess action daily. Whether you're a seasoned chess enthusiast or new to the game, this event is your chance to appreciate the beauty and expertise behind every move.

Date: October 10-21, 2023

Timings: 3 pm-7 pm

Location: Lusail Sports Arena

Access: Free

QSF 3 2023

Watch Qatar’s favorite and recent winner of the Bronze medal at the men's squash event  at the Asian Games Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi return to defend his title at the QSF 3. The event also sees the return to action of England’s Declan James who hasn’t played competitively on tour since last November.

Date: October 11-15, 2023 

Timings: 5:30 pm–8 pm  

Location: Khalifa Int'l Tennis & Squash Complex

Access: Free

Rockaway Tribute Night

Watch Dizzy Lizzy perform live in an incredible live tribute act dedicated to the legendary Phil Lynott and THIN LIZZY. With an amazing sound and resemblance to the classic 70s & 80s rock band, Dizzy Lizzy transports you back in time to relive that magical musical era. Don't miss the chance to experience their incredible show.

Date: October 13, 2023 

Timings: 6 pm onwards  

Location: Qube, Radisson Blu, Doha

Access: Tickets from QAR 125 on Qtickets

Masterpieces Of Furniture Design Exhibition

Explore a curated selection of modern furniture from the renowned Vitra Design Museum collection. Experience the world of design at its finest in Qatar with featured works by influential designers. Alongside the exhibition is the comprehensive Atlas of Furniture Design, a must-see for design enthusiasts. The exhibition is free for Qatari residents but registration is mandatory.

Date: October 10-December 9, 2023 

Timings: 11 am – 8 pm 

Location: M7, Msheireb Downtown Doha

Access: Free for Qatar residents. Registration required.

Non-residents – Adult: QAR 25, Student: QAR 13

NVIIRI The Storyteller Live in Qatar

Enjoy Kenyan vibes with popular Kenyan singer and songwriter Nviiri Sande better known as Nviiri the Storyteller. He’s famous for his virtuoso guitar skills and unique voice. Watch him perform some of his best numbers. Not to be missed.

Date: October 12, 2023 

Timings: 7:30 pm – 2 am 

Location: Empire Club Doha, Ivory Inn Hotel

Access: Gents QAR 100, Ladies entry free till 10pm.

For table reservations call: 66417760 / 77969692

KZ Tandingan Live in Qatar

Watch popular Filipina singer and rapper KZ Tandingan perform live this weekend. The winner of X Factor Phillipines, she is hailed by some as "Asia's Soul Supreme". Watch the stage come alive with her soulful performance.

Date: October 13, 2023 

Timings: 5 pm onwards 

Location: Al Gharafa Sports Club Hall

Access: Tickets from QAR 100.

Contact: 55723350 

Flatsixaddict Exhibition

Love Porsche? Then don’t miss the Flatsixaddict Exhibition in Katara. With a remarkable display of 50 Porsche model cars from the private collection of Sheikh Jassim bin Abdulrahmane al-Thani, this exhibition is a Porsche enthusiast's dream. Delve into a world that includes not just car models but also an assortment of parts, engines, tools, and accessories spanning the diverse generations of Porsche.

Date: October 3-14, 2023           

Timings: 4 pm-10 pm

Location: Katara Building 46

Access: Free 

 

 

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