Here’s How You Can Celebrate Qatar National Day 2019!

Each year on the 18th of December, the entire country celebrates Qatar National Day to commemorate the country’s unification in 1878.

As we are getting closer to Qatar National Day 2019, our wonderful nation has arranged plenty of traditional activities where you and your family can express your support for our beloved nation. Moreover, there are also F&B offers to enjoy!

Traditional Activities

Qatar National Day Celebrations at Darb al Saai

Qatar National Day

Celebrations for Darb al Saai commence from the 12th of December onwards. It is one of the major attractions for Qatar National Day celebrations. It is a great opportunity to experience Qatari culture with traditional performances, art exhibits, authentic Qatari cuisine and many more. There will also be various activities such as camel and horse riding, cultural competitions and games for kids to enjoy. 

Qatar National Day 2019 Parade

Qatar National Day 2019

A National Parade is hosted every year of the 18th December, with the participation of Ministry of Interior (MOI), Emiri Guards, Lekhwiya, Civil Defense and other government bodies.  The parade will also showcase aerial and sea displays conducted by the airforce and navy.

Qatar National Day 2019 Fireworks

Qatar National Day Fireworks

A fantastic and stunning firework display will be taking over the sky to officially conclude the celebrations. You can view them across the Corniche and Katara.

(More details will be shared soon)

Food & Beverage Offers

Crowne Plaza Doha West Bay

Crowne Plaza Doha West Bay National Day

Celebrate National Day with a traditional ambiance only at Nidaaya!

Indulge in the local flavors of a special upgraded lunch buffet available only on December 18.

The lavish buffet features a selection of authentic Qatari dishes and International cuisine, alongside a delicious array of mouth- watering local and regional desserts prepared to perfection.

When: 18th December
Timings: 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM

QAR 145 including soft beverages.

Children below 6 years old eat for free!
Children between 6 and 11 get 50% off the regular price.

For bookings, call +974-4019-8876 or WhatsApp +974-3348-5456.

JW Marriott Marquis City Center Doha


Celebrate National Day with a breathtaking experience at JW Marriott Marquis City Center Doha’s Helipad.

With the best views of the city, you can watch the airshow and fireworks display while enjoying food and beverages.

Available for two sessions, air show and fireshow – QAR 350 per person.

For reservations, get in touch by calling +974 4429 5295.


Sheraton Grand Resort & Convention Hotel


National Day Brunch at Al Hubara

18th December from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Infused with culinary influences from around the world, we transform Al Hubara into a feast for the eyes as it is for the palate as we celebrate Qatar National Day.

QR 350 per person including soft beverages QR 500 per person including special beverages

National Day Brunch at La Veranda

18th December from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Join La Veranda for the National Day Brunch, which features Italian and Mediterranean spreads, a selection of antipasti, and a free flow of unique beverages. Enjoy our sumptuous grill stations with fresh fish, lobster and meats, and interactive cooking stations.

QR 325 per person including soft beverages QR 475 per person including special beverages

Seafood Feast at Al Hubara

18th December from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm with live music entertainment

Enjoy an array of the finest international specialties and indulge in extensive seafood selection ranging from lobsters and tiger prawns to the freshest oysters and mussels.

QR 350 per person including soft beverages

For reservations for any of the National Day offerings, call +974-4485-3000.


Al Messila, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa

Al Messila

Qatar National Day At Al Messila Resort & Spa

Celebrate the pride of Qatar National Day while enjoying a true epicurean culinary experience at Al Messila, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa. Treat your family and friends to an elaborated lunch displayed in our lush gardens, carefully crafted by our Michelin-starred chefs. To delight and content differently indulgent palates, you will be able to savor local and international specialties, all immersed in the only botanical oasis in Doha.

Date: 18th December.
Price: Starting from 325 QR per person
Phone: 4445 0000
Email: [email protected]


A Special Celebration At The Little Explorers Kids Club

A special day of celebrations fun-filled with joy and laughter awaits little guests at Al Messila, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa! Throughout Qatar National Day, their Little Explorers Club will host a series of activities:

10 am – National Day Bracelet Making
11 am – Qatar Flag Cookie Decoration
Noon – Afternoon Movie
2 pm – Sand and Glitter Art
3 pm – National Day Scavenger Hunt
4 pm – Archery Tournament
5 pm – Kids Disco
7 pm – Face Painting

Marriott Marquis City Center Doha

Quick Bites

National Day Traditional Menu at Quick Bites

Quick Bites has prepared two special Arabic menus for breakfast and lunch. You’ll find the menu includes all-time Qatari favorite dishes such as Chicken Machboos with Spiced Oriental Rice and Nuts. There’s also Tomato and Bell Pepper Shakshuka on the menu.

Time: 06:00 am – 09:00 pm
Price: 48 QAR per person

For reservations, call +974-4419-5000.

Quick Bites

National Day Afternoon Treat at Quick Bites

Celebrate the 48th Qatar National Day in style with a special Arabic afternoon tea, prepared by Executive Pastry Chef Giovanni Lurig.

Each tantalizing spread served at our West End Café & Patisserie offers customers an assortment of Oriental sweets alongside their aromatic Arabic tea or coffee.

Date: 11 December 2019 – 18 December 2019
Time: 06:00 am – 09:00 pm
Price: 48 QAR per person

For reservations, call +974-4419-5000.


The St. Regis Doha

St. Regis

Exquisite Qatar National Day Buffet at Vine

On December 18, The St. Regis Doha’s culinary team will be celebrating National Day with a special lunch buffet at its all-day dining restaurant, Vine.

Enjoy a ‘taste’ of the Qatari cuisine with a huge selection of local and international delicacies, salads, mouthwatering desserts and a lot more.

12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

For reservations and for more information, call 974-4446-0105


With all these activities and offers, Qatar National Day 2019 will definitely be a one to remember!

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