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Seven things to do in Qatar this weekend (May 17–20)

New Khalifa Stadium. Credit: SCDL

Emir Cup final

Jay Sean concert

Wedding expo

Photo for illustrative purposes only. Credit: iWed/Facebook

Calligraphy exhibition

Art from Contemporary Calligraphy — Mehmet Cebi Collection. Credit: QM

Movie Magic concert

Free film screening

The Poot. Credit: DFI

QPO concert

Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra. Credit: QPO


  • Community food market: The Strongbox Gym at Al Jazi Gardens is hosting a community food market on Friday, May 19 from 4pm to 8pm. Guests are invited to indulge in different healthy foods while their kids engage in arts and crafts. The event will also feature a barbecue, a swimming pool and will sell products from an organic farm. Entrance is free for all. More information here.
  • QMA End of Year Ceremony: The Qatar Music Academy (QMA) will perform its End of Year Ceremony this Saturday, May 20 at QNCC’s Auditorium 3 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm. Seniors will be performing a selection of both Arabic and Western repertoire. Entry is free of charge and seats are on a first-come, first-serve basis.



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