Torba Farmers Market’s Sikkat Al Wadi branch in Msheireb is open until March 2022. Swing by its bustling outdoor stalls and feast your eyes on locally sourced goods, from fresh produce, sweets, and baked treats to art pieces and skincare products. The market runs on Saturdays from 9 am to 9 pm and sometimes hosts family-friendly events. Follow @farmersmarketqa on Facebook and Instagram to stay updated.
The Qatar Running Series is back for its winter edition! Lace up your running shoes and get ready to whiz through a park track—you might even win a medal in the process. Adults and kids ages three and up are welcome to join any of the three sessions happening between January and February 2022 (at the time of writing) to run distances ranging from three to ten kilometres. Visit the Z Adventures website to learn more.
Qatar National Library will run an Arabic calligraphy class for adults on 25 December 2021. Hassan Al-Hajj, a master Arabic calligrapher, will introduce the class to the Diwany script and delve into its features. People interested in the session should be fully vaccinated and register as soon as possible as seats are limited.
The Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” exhibition is underway in Fire Station: Artists in Residence and is expected to run until 31 March 2022. This exhibit gives viewers a deeper look into the inspiration behind the creative works of the late fashion designer and artist Virgil Abloh. It is also the first museum exhibition in the Middle East to showcase his work and features over 55 of his creations.