Things to do this weekend

 03 Mar 2016 - 12:11

Things to do this weekend
Documentary photographs representing Latin American will be presented at Katara 


Weekend is upon us. And we have a pleasant climate to enjoy it too. Head outdoors and check out some of the events happening in Doha that have been listed below;  

Symbols of Latin America and the Caribbean  

Katara Art Studio will host documentary photographs representing 11 Latin American countries in five categories namely the country capital, national animal, national plant or flower, national dish and the historical monument.

When: Till March 15 (10 am to 10pm)

Where: Katara Art Studio B19 
Video Games Live

Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra is organising Video Games Live, a concert featuring music from the most popular video games on Friday at 8pm.  An one of a kind entertainment atmosphere will be recreated at Doha with the help of video footage, music arrangements, lights, electronic percussion and so on. 

When: March 4, 8pm

Where: Qatar National Convention Centre 

Tickets: Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra Website

The Mourning Forest by Naomi Kawase 

Qumra Screenings

Musuem of Islamic Art Auditorium will screen the modern masters and new voices in Cinema. The Qumra Screenings include the Modern Masters series – a showcase of films presented by the Qumra Masters, including Palme d’Or winner Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Caméra d’Or winner Naomi Kawase, Academy Award nominees Joshua Oppenheimer and James Schamus, and Golden Lion winner Aleksandr Sokurov. In addition, the New Voices in Cinema series highlights critically acclaimed films funded by the Doha Film Institute. 

Some of the movies to be screened include Mediterranea by Jonas Carpignano; Preceded by The Palm Tree; Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon by Ang Lee; The Mourning Forest by Naomi Kawase, etc. 

When: March 4 to 9; 4pm onwards

Where: Museum of Islamic Art Auditorium

Tickets and other details: Doha Film Institute 

Source: MIA Facebook 

Chamber Music at MIA 

Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra will host free concert at the Museum of Islamic Art atrium. 

When: March 3, 6pm

Where: MIA Atrium

Aspire Park Winter Weekend 


Aspire Winter Weekends

Every Thursday Aspire Park is organising outdoor sport fun activities, including football, volleyball, tournaments and games for boys and girls. Head to the Park along with your family and friends for an activity filled day. 

When: Every thursday till 24 April; 4pm to 9pm 

Where: Aspire Park 
Mail us at [email protected] to send in your weekend events and we will ensure that it is listed in here for our readers.  

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