Things to do this weekend (May 25-27, 2017)
25 May 2017 - 11:04
The Peninsula Online
Another weekend is here and the Holy month of Ramadan will start soon. We have listed a few activities you can indulge in during this weekend. Ramadan Kareem to all our readers…
Katara Ramadan Festival
The Katara Ramadan Festival of this year makes you discover the hospitality traditions of Muslims in different countries. A variety of lectures, exhibitions, competitions, entertainment and educational activities are waiting for you with warm welcomes.
When : on till 24th June 2017; 10am - 11pm
Where: General Venue
Details: Click here
The Australian Embassy in Doha will host an exhibition of Australian opals. The exhibition will feature rare and precious opals from the South Australian Museum. The exhibition is free for all members of public.
When: on till 15 June ; 9am-3pm
Where: Tornado Tower, Doha
Katara Traditional Brain Games Competition
Katara Traditional Brain Games Competition, “Damen, Domna, Kerem, Sabbah”.Competition is open to all age groups. The competition is open to males, Qatari nationals only.
When: 25th May 2017; 8am - 10pm
Where: General Venue
To register, click here
Meerat Ramadan at Katara
Food and gift items in preparations for Ramadan are being sold at lesser prices at Meerat Ramadan. The market has around 35 local shops offering a wide array of food items that are in large demand during the Holy Month.
When: On till June 27; 5-9pm
Where: Parking Area 04, Katara
For more details, click
Salam Ramadan Kayaking & Potluck Iftar
This is a tour designed for the holy month of Ramadan. Enjoy a great sunset paddling in the beautiful mangroves of Al Thakhira. After Kayaking, we head back to the beach and go for a potluck Iftar where people share their food.
When: May 25; 4pm
Where: Al Thakhira
Details: 200QR, Payment at the venue
To register, go through the link
A major exhibition by the celebrated French artist JR is coming to an end, with only one week left for visitors and residents to experience the show.
When: On till 31 May 2017
Where: QM Gallery in Katara
For more information on the exhibition, please visit
Digital photography Level 1
This 8-hour course is aimed at beginners with little to no experience with camera settings and photo composition.
When: May 27, 10am
Where: Pearl Island
Tickets: QR1,200; for more details, click here
Karting at Losail Circuit Sports Club
The registration will be done directly at the venue, at the VIP Car Park of the Losail International Circuit. The minimum age is 15 years old and any participant under the age of 18 needs permission signed by a legal guardian for the karting activity. To take part in the Karting it is compulsory to bring a helmet along for safety reasons, if not available, the circuit can provide you one. The Karting track at Losail International Circuit is open for public.
When: May 25 and May 27,2017
Where: Losail International Circuit, Doha
Details: Tickets can be purchased at the venue ;100QR for every 15 min Karting session. For more information, click here