Gulf Times - Katara-Beach
Fath al-Kheir sailors get a warm send off

Fath al-Kheir sailors get a warm send off

A group of cultural performers cheered the sailors with traditional songs and dances while being transported to the dhow.

Colours of cultures, traditions set to fly in Kite festival

Colours of cultures, traditions set to fly in Kite festival

Qatar could once again make its mark on the global tourism map as preparations are underway for the proposed first Qatar International Kite Festival slated in April at the Katara Beach.

Doha to have a taste of professional kite flying Friday

Doha to have a taste of professional kite flying Friday

A six-member team from India will hold a kite flying demonstration at Katara beach side on Friday, between 3pm and 6pm.

Folkloric performances, cultural activities mark Dhow Festival

Folkloric performances, cultural activities mark Dhow Festival

A slew of folkloric performances and cultural activities marked the opening of this year’s Traditional Dhow Festival at the Katara beach, highlighting Qatar’s rich maritime heritage.

Bigger Pokemon Go meet up set at Katara beach

Bigger Pokemon Go meet up set at Katara beach

A bigger Pokemon Go meet up will feature “various activities, games, and surprises” on August 19 at the Katara beach, identified by a group of players as a safe and appropriate location to catch Pokemons.

QRF to host beach touch rugby on NSD

QRF to host beach touch rugby on NSD

This year’s Beach Rugby Challenge will take place on National Sport Day at the Cultural Village Foundation - Katara Beach No.4.