The Doha Cultural Festival is held in March every year and is the biggest event of its kind, attracting hundreds of tourists every year into Qatar. The event showcases the cultural aspect of the region. The event is held under the guidance of H.H. the Emir, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
The festival includes various programs including music, poetry, theatre and dance that promote the heritage and culture of Qatar. Tourists also get to explore various photography, art galleries, and fashion houses during the Doha Cultural Festival. There are several plays that are a hit among the international folklore at the event. They help children too, to understand Qatar in a better way.
Singing and poetry, in particular, draw good response not only from locals, but also from tourists. Special arrangements are carried out so that singers and poets find the event more attractive to participate.
The event also involves distribution of awards to pioneers in the field of culture production. The event is a true reflection of the values and heritage of Qatar.