Qatar Date Festival
When: tent is open from 4pm to 10pm daily until August 14th 2016
The Deets: The festival will include about 20 varieties of dates from 22 local farms. The prices are around QR6 – QR8 for a 1kg box.
Ladies night at The Irish Harp
When:Every Tuesday and Friday 8pm
Where:Sheraton Grand Doha
Cost: entrance fee and drink prices vary each night
Tuesdays and Fridays ladies have free entrance and enjoy 5 house beverages, on the house!
Enjoy the live music provided by “MVM” Music Vending Machine
Gentlemen entrance fee is QR100 price includes 1 drink
Please remember that QID/passports are required for entry
Membership applies at the door
Contact: table reservations call 44853000
Splash and Dash
When: Every Wednesday and Friday night in August from 7 to 9pm
Where: Aspire Dome Facilities; Swimming Pool & Athletic Track
Cost: QR10 per hour session
Spots are limited to 50 participants for the swimming pool and 50 participants for the athletics track per 1 hour session.
Onsite registration is open from Aug 3rd to Aug 31 from 6pm to 7:45pm at the Splash & Dash Registration Desk at the Aspire Domes’ main entrance.
Contact: +974 4413 6570
Mathaf Collection Volume 2
When:Until Sept 4th 2016
Where:Arab Museum of Modern Art
Mathaf Collection is an ongoing series of solo exhibitions featuring artists from the Museum’s Permanent Collection.
Exhibitions with artists from Morocco, Lebanon, Qatar, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia. FOCUS vol.2
Contact: +974 4402 8855 or +974 4402 8830
Scuba Diving Open Water Course presented by Bottom Dwellers
When: Check with facebook with opening dates
Where:Sealine (please contact and register prior to going)
Cost: Contact for prices
The Deets: Scuba diving lessons and certification
Contact: (Ahmed Samir) Mob.: 55727527
Refresher of summer festival
Doha Comedy Festival
When:Aug. 18 through Aug. 21.
Cost:prices range QR145 to QR1,000
Tickets available at Virgin Megastores or online here https://tickets.virginmegastore.me/qa/theater/4075/doha-comedy-festival
The QNCC will hold a three-day festival that features 18 different stand-up comedians from the Middle East
Performers include local comedian Hamad Al-Amari, as well as renowned pros Bader Saleh, Fadi Alshehri and Ahmed Al Shammari.The show will be in Arabic and attendees must be 13 years and up.
Contact: +974 4470 7000
Street Madness (Part of Summer Festival)
When:Al Gharrafa Sports Club
Where:Friday, Aug. 12th 2016
Cost:Ticket prices start at QR25 and are being sold at all Virgin Megastore branches.
Al Gharrafa Sports Club will serve as the venue for ‘Street Madness’ during which, short football matches, led by social media influencers and performances by comedians and artists would be staged.
Amazing Accommodations Promotions
When: Aug 1 to Aug 31
Cost: Prices vary from hotel to hotel
Special packages will include a “pay for two nights and stay for three” at hotels. Some venues will also offer free breakfast, late check-outs and free transportation from Hamad International Airport (HIA)
3, 4 and 5 star Hotels are participating in this festival. Use the promo code “QSF2016” when booking
Life Saving Course
When: Aug 17 to Sept 1
Where: Al Arabi Club
Cost: 1500 QAR
Qatar Swimming Association, a member of the international lifesaving federation plan to organize a life saving course. The participants who will pass successfully will get a certificate recognized in more than 150 countries in the world, and will be trained in the basic skills to save a life in water.
Cool- De- Sac
Where:The Pearl, Medina Centrale, Andalucia way, building B12
Cost: Adults – Free (accompanying children)
Children 2 & under – QR36
Children 3 & up – QR55
Drop n play includes kid’s meal – QR145
A restaurant, a play area, a place for birthday AND a play for workshops and activities to happen! There is always something going whether it’s just time for you and your children to interact or to learn through play!
Contact: + 974 3333 4112 | + 974 3333 4118
+ 974 4437 8421 | + 974 4437 8422
Mad Science Summer Camp Sessions
When: NASA space adventures Aug 14th – Aug 18th 9am-12pm & 2pm-5pm
Junior Explorer Aug 21st – Aug 25th 9am-12pm & 2pm 5pm
Where:Mad Science Center, 109 Al Maadeed, Al Maamoura, Doha,
Cost: Prices vary contact Mad Science for details
Programs are for ages 4 to 12 years of age.
The NASA exploration gives them a hands on program where they will learn about comets, planets, stars, participate in rocket launches*. Children will learn about the challenges of space travel and about the 4 forces of flight.
The Junior explorer, campers will use all their 5 senses to understand how science affects the around us. Some of the experiments will include understanding static electricity, how pressure can create amazing visual effects and try the carbonated test challenge.
Contact: Mobile (974) 3315 0007
Telephone (974) 4442 1212
Entertainment City part of Festival of Summer
When: Aug 1 to Aug 31
Where:DECC Backside of Citycenter Mall، Westbay، Doha, Qatar
from 1pm to 11pm daily Fridays until Midnight
Cost:entry fee of QR15 per person
game tickets will start at QR5.
Visitors can also purchase a VIP ticket for QR120/person for unlimited entertainment.
This year’s Entertainment City will be double the size of 2015’s, with 30,000 square meters of space. The space will include inflatable games, an entertainment stage, video games, Go Karting and a food court.
Variety of Children’s activities, including games, rides and live stage performances.
Girls Creativity Center Summer Festival
When: Aug 7 to Aug 31
Where:Girls Creativity Center
Cost: Contact Center for details
the Girls Creativity Center, which is affiliated to the Ministry of Culture and Sports, will organize its summer festival under the title: “Be Creative”. Participants will be divided in three age groups: from 8 to 11 years, from 12 to 16 years, and from 17 and above.
The festival will include various workshops in the fields of painting, hands-on skills, and the art of porcelain, in addition to trips, learning different types of creative arts, the art of make-up, how to use colors and how to mix them. A special day will be dedicated for Yoga in cooperation with other entities.
For registration and enquiries, please call at: +97433173074 or +97433236018.