Qatar Tourism and Qatar Airways have come together to organise exciting events throughout the winter season.

Following the major success of recent events, Qatar Tourism’s mission is to further establish the country as a place where cultural authenticity meets modernity.

A lineup of festivals and family-friendly activities has been announced as part of the ‘Feel Winter in Qatar’ campaign, which aims to make the most of our fabulous winter weather.

Qatar Live
A dynamic lineup of live performances from acclaimed local, regional and international artists will be organised through the flagship activation, Qatar Live, which kicked off on January 26 and will be ongoing throughout the season.

GKA Kitesurfing Tournament
Kicking off the new year with thrilling sporting events, Fuwairit Kite Beach will host the Qatar GKA Freestyle Kite World Cup 2023. The event will run until February 4.

Qatar TotalEnergies Open
The 21st edition of the Qatar TotalEnergies Open is a professional women’s tennis tournament that will be held at the outdoor hard courts of the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex from February 13 to 18.

Qatar ExxonMobil Open
The Qatar ExxonMobil Open is the annual men’s tennis tournament and is part of the ATP 250 tour. The first edition was held in 1993 and it has since become an event regularly attended by some of the sport’s top-ranking players. The tournament is being held at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex from February 20 to 25.

Qatar International Food
Festival Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) is a Qatar Tourism initiative that celebrates the country’s diverse food, beverage and hospitality offerings.
Previous editions included special culinary experiences at scenic outdoor locations, a host of globally renowned chefs, live cooking shows, cooking competitions, masterclasses and other activities for both families and friends. The 12th edition of the festival will take place from March 1 to 11.

Qatar Tourism’s Shop Qatar
Shop Qatar celebrates the country’s wide range of retail, beauty and entertainment options and unfolds around popular Doha shopping malls. Taking place annually the event aims to enhance Qatar’s fashion and lifestyle scene and showcase its hospitality. At the same time, Shop Qatar introduces various compelling workshops and masterclasses and presents exciting surprises. This year’s edition is set to take place from March 1 to 18.✤