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It’s the first weekend of 2018, let’s begin it with enjoyment!

Trendy Thursdays at WAHM Lounge Presents Thomas Pasko

Date and Venue: 4 January 2018 to 5 January 2018 from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am onwards at WAHM Lounge.

Entry Fee: Free, contact 4453 5135 to make reservations.

A grand entry is a must for the first weekend of 2018. Begin the Thursday night of the year’s first weekend with freestyle dancing on the tunes of Thomas Pasko. To add up to the fun, resident DJs Eddie Ferrer & John Woods, too, will be jamming their exclusive DJ tunes at the WAHM Lounge.

Shop Qatar 2018: Head Back to the Festival of Offers!

Date and Venue: 7th January 2018 to 7th February 2018. The participating malls announced are, Doha Festival City, Lagoona mall, Tawar Mall, Esdan Mall, Mall of Qatar, Villagio, Gulf Mall, Dar Al- Salman Mall, City Centre, The Gate Mall, Alkhor Mall, Landmark and Hyatt Plaza.

Entry Fee: Free

The best union of shopping events is back in Qatar with amazing offers, events and deals. Apart from an amazing shopping experience of varied brands at discounted prices, there is a lot more you for you to make the visit enjoyable. To begin with, you can test your luck and see if you are among the 15 fortunate shoppers who win weekly passes to the festival. Along with, you also have the privileged opportunity of winning up to QAR 4 million in cash and car prizes. Just spending QAR 200 can fetch you a voucher for combined use at the multiple participating stores. Don’t miss your opportunity to shop and win!

Re-Connekt House Music at Crystal

Date and Venue: 5 January 2018 to 6 January 2018 from 09:00 pm to 02:00 am onwards at W Doha Hotel & Residences West Bay, Doha

Entry Fee: Paid, 50% off on sips from 9:00 pm-11:00 pm

Looking for a musical night with amazing tunes to dance on with your friends? Worry no more, Crystal presents you with best line up of House Music and sets the scene for an unforgettable affair by DJ Jared Mcculloch & Dj Grotask. Join the party this Friday night!

Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2018

Date and Venue: 2 January 2018 to 7 January 2018 from 10:00 am onwards at Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex

Entry Fee: 25 – 400QR, can be purchased online at

There is something for everyone and we mean it when we say it. Besides party animals, now even Tennis lovers have the opportunity to enjoy live matches of their favourite players. Qatar Tennis Federation is hosting Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2017, a part of the ATP World Tour 250 series.

You can witness some of the superstars like, Former World No.1 – Novak Djokovic, the defending champion, World No. 5 Dominic Thiem of Austria and Frenchman Jo-Welfried Tsonga World No. 15, dazzle as the best of tennis returns to Doha once again at the 2018 QatarExxonMobil Open.

This is certainly not an opportunity to be missed. This weekend watch your favourite tennis stars play live for you!

Baía dos Piratas at the Mall of Qatar

Date and Venue: 7 January 2018 to 20 January 2018 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Mall of Qatar

Entry Fee:  Free, for more information contact

Ph: 974 4034 6000

Email: [email protected]


We promise you a fun-filled evening with your loved one and a few pirates who escaped and are now hiding. The Mall of Qatar where the pirates are hiding is, a pirate paradise, where everything is perfect and includes lots of sun, treasures and relaxation. But an old pirate, Captain Smith, who works for the Queen is on a hunt. Go join Captain Smith in the adventurous hunt for the Pirates Bay crew.

Aspire Winter Festival

Date and Venue: 7 January 2018 to 20 January 2018 from 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm at Aspire Park

Entry Fee: Free

Aspire Park is welcoming visitors with a lot of surprizes. Go indulge in the lush greenery with several sports activities and enjoy an amazing outing with your friends and family this weekend. Rent from a variety of sports equipment like cycle, paddle boat, remote controlled cars, and much more, from the Aspire tent and get on with the fun. Some of the major attractions of the winter festival are Cycling, Boating, Remote control Car racing which can be run on a custom-made track especially designed by Aspire Zone Foundation for remote-control car racing. Meanwhile, football lovers are given specialised training on wonderful pitches. A complete package of entertainment awaits you – what are you waiting for?

Cultural Events at Katara

Date and Venue: Ongoing at Katara Cultural Village. For more information visit:

Entry Fee: Free

If you are looking for a relaxed outing this weekend, join the cultural events at Katara Cultural Village. Enjoy mesmerizing events like, ‘Fragrances from Bulgaria’, ‘Architecture inspired by Nature’, ‘Traditional Handicrafts Program’, ‘Katara Heritage Operetta’ and enrich your senses.


Souq Waqif Spring Festival

Date and Venue:31 December 2017 – 25 April 2018 from 10:00 am onwards at Souq Waqif.

Entry Fee: Free

The much-awaited Souq Waqif festival comes with an array of exciting events for all ages. Choose from more than 60 activities, including 30 amusement rides. It will be the longest-running festival in Souq Waqif. There will be Qatar’s largest outdoor trampoline park, 18-hole mini golf course, Ocean Ball Kids Play area, Kids’ Driving School, delightful food offerings, musical shows and vibrant parades. So welcome 2018 with your friends and family at this grand celebration.

Silent Disco on New Year Eve Party

Date and Venue:31 December 2017 to 1 January 2018 from 09:00 pm – 02:00 am at Doha Marriott Hotel, Doha, Qatar

Entry Fee: Early bird offer- 399QR, Regular entrance – 499QR VIP Table – for more details.

Contact for more details on

Phone: +974 4429 8888

Email: [email protected]


Join the unique New Year party with a Silent Disco. Just groove non-stop with music of your own choice this New Year at Doha Marriott and have an unforgettable experience socialising in a new way.

Enjoy Live Performances by Tony Yayo and Chris Willis

Tony Yayo

Date and Venue:31 December 2017 to 1 January 2018 from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am at Crystal, W Doha Hotel & Residences, West Bay, Doha

Entry Fee: Paid. For more details contact

Phone: +974 4453 5135

Email: [email protected]


Tony Yayo will spark your New Year eve with amazing rap. The American rapper, hype man is a member of the hip hop group, G-Unit . You cannot afford to miss this one if you are fond of American rap.

Chris Willis

Date and Venue:31 December 2017 to 1 January 2018 from 8:00 pm to 2:00 am at Crystal, W Doha Hotel & Residences West Bay, and Doha

Entry Fee: Paid. For more details contact

Phone: +974 4453 5135

Email: [email protected]


Welcome the New Year by indulging in a musical night with Chris Willis, David Guetta & the best live drums, violin & saxophone performances.

The Backyard: Warm Up Party for NYE

Date and Venue: 29 December 2017 to 30 December 2017 from 7:00 pm to 2:00 am at Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Doha.

Entry Fee: Gents Qr100, including one drink and ladies free to enter until 8PM. After that Qr 65 including 1 drink. Note, entry only for people above 21 years of age. ID proof is required.

With the weekend drawing near, everyone is in celebration mode. So let’s enjoy the warm up celebrations with “Music Vending Machine” & DJ Shady, who will get you prepared for the NYE celebration on Sunday.

Sealine’s Dunes and Inland Sea Clean-Up

Date and Venue: 29 December 2017 from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm, Sealine

Entry Fee: Free

For participation and more details, contact:

Phone: 6643 6313

Email: [email protected]


You can fill the form here:

There is no better way to begin New Year than making a resolution. If you have planned a cleanliness resolution for the next year, Doha Environmental Actions Project and Qatar Volunteers with Qatar International Adventures (QIA) gives you the opportunity to be a part of awareness and cleanliness drive at one of the most beautiful destinations, Sealine.

Be a part of the multicultural, multinational noble drive to restore the Natural Beauty of Sealine’s Dunes and Inland Sea Coastal Area. SUV transportation and expert drivers will help volunteers access the polluted, hard-to-reach areas of Sealine’s dunes and Inland Sea. Also, the volunteers will be invited for a celebration of their efforts, around a BBQ dinner at the QIA camp after the clean-up.

DJ Melody Kane – New Year’s Eve at Qube

Date and Venue: 31 December 2017 to 1 January 2018 from 7:00 pm to 2:00 am at Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha

Entry Fee: Tickets to be purchased on 31 December. Gents QR 130 (inclusive of one beverage) and , Ladies – free entry until 9pm. After 9pm – QR 50 (inclusive of one beverage)
For Ladies/Gents VIP Area(Upper level) – QR 160 (inclusive of one beverage)

Groove to the rocking mixes by DJ Melody from the U.K. this NYE. Join the Qube’s New Year bash to make your New Year memorable.  Say a blasting goodbye to year 2017.




Festive Eve Dinner at Olive Oil

Date and Venue: 24th December from 6:30 pm to 11:00 pm at Olive Oil, City Centre Rotana, Doha

Entry Fee: QR 195 per person, with unlimited beverage package starting at QR 120 only.

Jazz up your festive evening with delicious buffet and great tunes from Doha Jazz band at the Olive Oil. Make your evening special and immensely enjoyable being a part of festive Christmas Eve celebrations with your friends and family.

Festive Story Time Session, Virgin Megastore

Date and Venue: 23rd December, 3:00 pm onwards at Virgin Megastore at the Villagio Mall

Entry Fee: Free

Looking for a distinctive experience? Virgin Megastore has organised one for you. Join them for a fun filled “Story Time Session” complemented with activities to win prizes and sweet delights from Columbus Café for friends and family. Story, fun performances and delicious delights will surely stimulate your imagination. Grab the opportunity and enjoy!

Gingerbread Men Workshop: Festive Season with your kids

Date and Venue: 22rd December, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Doha Marriott Hotel

Entry Fee: QR75 to decorate a gingerbread man.

Celebrations with Children make festivals all the more festive. Join your kids to make the most of it this festive season by participating in Artistic & Festive Gingerbread Men Workshop in Salsa Restaurant, Doha Marriott Hotel. Be with your kids and cherish the two hours of creativity, energy, festivity and brightness this Christmas Season.

Secret Santa Village in the Sealine

Date and Venue: 22rd December, 02:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Sealine (Inland Sea)

Entry Fee: Baby Seat – 100QR Child – 185QR Adult – 275QR

365 Adventures lures you again with its fun-filled adventurous Christmas theme at Sealine. Celebrate Christmas in the beautiful scenery of Sealine with exciting activities, such as one hour Dune Bashing, Camel riding , Camping at the Inland Sea, Sunset experience at the Inland Sea, Secret Santa gifts distribution, BBQ Dinner with Mediterranean appetizers, beverages, snacks, music and a lot more.  Grab your seats now!

Powder and Damask Exhibition at Museum of Islamic Art

Date and Venue: Ongoing till 12th May 2018 from 09:00 am to 07:00 pm at Museum of Islamic Art

Entry Fee: Free

If you are looking for an off-beat experience this festive season, you may want to visit the Museum of Islamic Art to witness some of the most striking exhibitions. Power and damask is one such exhibition that displays collection of objects of Fadel Al Mansoori, such as edged weapons and firearms ranging from 17th to the 19th century, primarily produced in Turkey, Iran and India. It is an effort to highlight the importance of craftsmanship which reached unprecedented levels in these regions under the Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal empires.

Torba Farmers Market

Date and Venue: Ongoing. Every day from 08:30–10:30 am and 02:00 pm to 05:00 pm. Except Thursdays. Market is operational on Thursday from 9:00 am to 04:00 pm

Entry Fee: Free

If you are an agricultural enthusiast and love to eat healthy, organically-produced food, Torba Farmers Market is the place to be at. The market is a special platform for farmers to sell quality locally-produced fruits, vegetable and other food items and earn dignified livelihood by cutting the middle men role. Not just for purchasing grocery, this is also a great place to learn about various crops by interacting with the farmers directly. So collect rich, organic food items at reasonable prices this weekend and stay healthy!