The best nightlife in Doha this September

The top events of the month, broken down by date

The best nightlife in Doha this September

Dominick Farinacci Quartet
Sep 2-28
Jazz at Lincoln Center, The St Regis (4446 0000)

The line up includes the renowned pianist Dominick Farinacci along with piano and vibraphone player Christian Tamburr, drummer Lawrence Leathers and bassist Billy Thornton.

Party on the beach
Sep 5
Doha Marriott beach (4429 8888)

Dance the night away under the stars on the beach with a view of Doha’s skyline and to the tunes of an international DJ from 9pm-2am. Dress beach chic!

Bollywood night
Sep 5, 13, 20, 27
Bar Rancho’s, Grand Regal Hotel (4409 4600)

Catch the best of Bollywood tunes. Gents enter for QR100 and get one free drink while ladies get free entrance. There is also 15 percent discounts on selected bottles.

Flamingos pool party
Sep 5 and 19
Flamingos, Ritz-Carlton (4484 8525)

DJ W opens the doors of Flamingos for an evening poolside party that targets electronic music fans in the tropical Flamingos bar from 8pm-1am.

DJ Charlotte Devaney
Sep 6
Qube, Radisson Blu (4428 1555)

Straight from London, Qube presents DJ Charlotte Devaney playing a mix of hip hop, R ‘n’ B, funky commercial house and electro from 7pm. It’s a QR100 entrance fee or free for ladies if they go before 10pm.

African night
Sep 6
Bar Rancho’s, Grand Regal Hotel (4409 4600)

Enjoy an African themed night out with visiting DJs. It costs QR100 entry for men and QR80 for women who also get free membership.

It’s time for Africa
Sep 6, 13, 20, 27
Sealine Beach Resort (4476 5299)

Sealine will be presenting its annual celebration of the African culture and traditions. A variety of African entertainment and displays are on show with DJs, cultural dances, games, acrobatics, masquerades and a fashion show.

Rugby Championship 2013
Sep 7 and 14
Champions, West End Renaissance Doha City Center (4419 6100)

Head over to watch the rugby championship in HD from 10am-1pm for QR100 with three drinks and a half-time snack. You must be a member of the Champions Supporters Club (free card) to attend.

Quiz night
Sep 9
Champions, West End Renaissance Doha City Center (4419 6100)

Get the chance to win QR5,000 in cash in Champions quiz night. Take five friends with smarty pants and battle it out in six rounds of questions including sports, music and general knowledge. The quiz starts at 7.30pm and is free to enter.

Sep 13
Habanos, Ritz-Carlton (4484 8504)

Meet the Habanos team and immerse yourself in learning to create exciting drinks from 5pm-7pm for QR225 per person.

The Laughter Factory
Sep 16 and 17
Shehrazad, Radisson Blu (4428 1555)

Three great comics from The Comedy Store in London will present over two hours of comedy stand-up from 8pm. Tickets are QR140 with one sponsored beverage.

Punchline comedy
Sep 17
Hilton Doha (4423 3333)

Go for dinner and a comedy show for QR300 including a welcome drink starting at 7pm. The Punchline Comedy Club team is back with John Lenahan, Simon Bligh and Fox Klein.

Pearl party
Sep 19
Pearl Lounge, Doha Marriott (4429 8888)

International DJs will swarm the Pearl Lounge for one night only. Dress smart and look sharp.

Rise of the Afrobeats
Sep 20
Wahm, W Doha (4453 5135)

The new sound of the London underground hits Wahm with resident DJs Bruno Rochart and Steve Paris mixing up the decks from 10pm-2am.

Vino, paint and tapas
Sep 24
Picasso’s, Radisson Blu (4428 1555)

Create your very own Picasso while enjoying tapas and vino for QR190 from 7pm.

The Celtic Tenors
Sep 26
Giwana Ballroom, Radisson Blu (4428 1555)

Matthew Gilsenan, James Nelson and Daryl Simpson are the voices of The Celtic Tenors and they’ll be in Doha to entertain crowds with classical, folk, Irish and pop music genres. Doors open from 7pm and tickets for a three-course dinner with drinks package and the show costs QR370. Dress to impress!

Be a sommelier
Sep 26
Level 23, Ritz-Carlton (4484 8506)

Sniff, swirl and sip. Learn to be a sommelier for a day in Level 23’s brand new grape class. Get ten different vinos paired with canapés and cheese for QR450 from 7pm-10pm.

The Clash
Sep 27
Qube, Radisson Blu (4428 1555)

Doha’s battle of the bands is back. Local groups will battle it out on stage to win the title of ‘Best Band in Doha’ from 7pm. There’s a QR80 entrance fee and membership is required.

Buddha Bar with DJ Ravin
Sep 27
Wahm, W Doha (4453 5135)

Wahm will exclusively host DJ Ravin from Buddha Bar Paris for one night only in September from 10pm-2am.

Thinking caps on
Sep 30
Shehrazad, Radisson Blu (4428 1555)

Let Geordie Andrew take you through his pub quiz challenge at Doha’s oldest quiz night. In your team of six (maximum), test your knowledge and win prizes throughout the night. Doors open at 5pm and the quiz starts at 8pm. It’s free to enter. So what’s there to lose?!

Etienne Charles Quintet
Sep 30-Oct 19
Jazz at Lincoln Center, The St Regis (4446 0000)

Trumpeter Etienne Charles is bringing a crew of other four musicians from New York to play a residency in Jazz at Lincoln Center. With him will be Brian Hogans on the alto saxophone, Victor Gould on piano, Burniss Travis II on bass and John Davis on the drums.

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