Winter Wonders in Qatar: Balloon Festival,Horse Championship, Kites, and More

Qatar Balloon Festival 2023

Qatar Balloon Festival

December 7 – 18, 2023
Katara Cultural Village

Step into the enchanting world of Qatar’s winter festivities! Soar above the Doha skyline at the Qatar Balloon Festival in Katara Cultural Village, featuring over 50 hot air balloons, a family-friendly zone, and an international street food court. Secure your spot for a thrilling hot air balloon ride at a special price of QR499.

World Arabian Horse Championship

December 7 – 9, 2023
Old Doha Port

Witness a historic moment as Qatar welcomes the World Arabian Horse Championship this weekend, a remarkable event hosted outside France for the first time in 42 years. This prestigious championship is set to showcase the elegance and beauty of 150 purebred Arabian horses, representing 21 countries. Hurry, as tickets are limited! For more information and to secure your spot, contact +974 5579 2820. Don’t miss the chance to be part of this significant leap in the world of equestrianism!

GKA Freestyle Kite World Cup Finals Qatar 2023

Until December 9, 2023
9am – 4:30pm; Saturday: 9am – 6pm
Fuwairit Kite Beach

Seeking seaside excitement? Visit Fuwairit Kite Beach for the GKA Freestyle Kite World Cup Finals. Marvel at world-class freestyle kitesurfing champions competing for a €40,000 prize pool. Admission is free, so bring the family and witness the breathtaking aerial displays until December 9, 2023.

This weekend promises a delightful mix of adventure, elegance, and thrill in Qatar. Don’t miss the chance to create lasting memories at these extraordinary events!