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Groovy Nights

What: DJ Riktam of Growling Mad Scientists (GMS) is in the city and is all set to rock your Friday night at Tilt All Day. Gear up as the famous DJ plays psychedelic music live for you. This act is a part of his multi city tour. Along with him, DJ Raoul Third Eye of Third Eye Record will also be performing.

 When: June 27, 10:00 PM onwards

Where: Tilt All Day, Trade View, Oasis Complex, Kamala Mills Compound, PB Marg, Lower Parel Mumbai


 Contact: 022 24927400, 022 24927200

Rocking Saturday

What: DJ Vee and DJ Sumit are all set to rock your weekend with some famous commercial music. Dance the night away with some foot tapping music. Enjoy Happy Hours every day from 8 pm -11 pm, with buy 1 get 1 free offer.

When: June 28, 10:00 PM onwards

 Where: Or-G, 8/9, Ground Floor, Navrang Building, Linking Road, Khar (W), Mumbai

 Contact: 022 26002224, 022 26002223

 Arola Musica

What: Witness an eclectic combination of electronic beats with acoustic instruments along with a delightful range of authentic Spanish tapas and signature drinks. Get energised with bombastic beats by the talented DJ Shy-O and GUTO along with DJ Raimund IMO. Dress Code – Smart Casuals (open footwear, short pants, and sleeveless shirts for men not allowed).

When: June 28, 8:00 PM onwards

 Where: Arola Restaurant And Bar, JW Marriott Hotel, Juhu Tara Road, Mumbai

 Contact: 022 66933344, 022 66933000 

Food

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Marwari Fare

What: Savour the flavours of Marwari food and get a glimpse of the vibrant culture of Marwar at the Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel with their traditional Marwari Food Festival. The special menu includes delicacies such as Ker Sangri Ki Seekh, Paneer Ke Sholey, Mirch Khilma, Paneer Bhara Papad, Shikar Maas Ka Soola, Murgh Amer and Macchi Rajsamandi.

When: Till June 30, 7:30 PM to 11:45 PM

Where: Nawab Saheb, Renaissance Convention Centre Hotel, 2/3B, Powai, Mumbai

Contact: 022 66927558, 022 66927777

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What: Are you a cheese lover then Copa is the place to be. Accompanied by your favourite drinks, Copa offers a delectable cheese menu. From Three cheese pav bhaji to Molten cheddar Velyapam with curried Salsa, 3 cheese, Chesse Me Please Me, Three Cheese Burger amongst the other cheesy dishes.

When: Everyday

Where: Copa, Lanna Building, 13th Road, Opposite Juhu Gymkhana, Next to Natural Ice Cream, Juhu, Mumbai

Contact: 022 26207733

High tea soiree

What: If you like everything that comes with the term high tea, then this place is a must visit. From variety of cupcakes, cupcakes, multiple variants of tea and coffee, dumplings, sandwiches, flat breads there is something for everyone. Other fun filled activities includes a Tarot card reader, chance to play Scrabble and other board games. You can also groove to retro hits from the ‘70s and ‘80s to release the sugar rush.

When: June 27, 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Where: Long & Short, The Intercontinental, Marine Drive, Mumbai

Contact: 022 39879999

Theatre

Bombed

What: The play takes a light-hearted look at today’s urban youth, the city, religion and the effect of paranoia on people’s relationships. Zameer AKA Zed has a simple and predictable life of a youth that includes smoking weed, playing PS3 and cards and regularly dealing with an eccentric landlady, named Fiona. Everything is fine until one day the police knocks on his doors and the next moment he is bombarded with questions on long-lost relatives, terror attack and so on. Age Bar: 18 years and above.

When: June 27, 7:30 PM onwards

Where: Experimental Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point, Mumbai

 Contact: 022 66223737, 022 66223724

 The House

What: The play is a psychological thriller set in 1870 with a lot of audience interaction. Be assured to be taken back the Victorian era where most witchcraft began. The story talks about these magicians and their secret experiments.

When: June 28, 7:45 PM onwards

Where: PVR Cinema, Highstreet Phoenix Mall, 462, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai

Contact: 022 24964307

 Bhelpoori

What: Bhelpoori is a hilarious satire on love, sex, politics, society, relationships, Bollywood and much more. Film and television actor Saleem Shah, playing himself, will take you on a roller coaster ride with his wit.

When: June 29, 7: PM onwards

Where: Dance Theatre Godrej, NCPA, Nariman Point, Mumbai

Contact: 022 66223737, 022 66223830

Workshops

Weekend Writing WorkshopWriting

What: The writing workshop with Chintan Girish Modi is a platform for aspiring writers or for those who simply want to improve their writing and provide an outlet to their emotions in the form of writing. Age group 18 and above. Fees: Rs 1800. For registrations and more information, call on the number below or email cometmediafdn@gmail.com.

When: June 28, 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Where: Comet Media Foundation, 301, Meher House, 15 Cawasji Patel Street, Fort, Mumbai

Contact: 022 22876033

2-Day Film Making Workshop

What: Learn to write a script for a short film, shoot with a DSLR camera, and edit the video as well. After completing this hands-on workshop, you will be able to write, shoot, edit and direct your own short films. Your tutor, Sam Kumar, learnt Film Making in USA and has made many documentary films, short films, corporate films and Music videos. His films have been shown in a few international film festivals including Singapore and Vietnam.

When: June 28 & 29, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Where: Wellness Lounge, 114, Dadi Chawl, S.V. Road, Vile Parle West, Mumbai

Contact: 022 26252450 

Participate

Lunch with Lilies

What: The BNHS CEC is conducting “Lunch with Lilies”, a programme which includes flower spotting, a presentation on lilies, medicinal variants, tips on gardening and a lily quiz. There are several activities planned that include counting flowers, a quiz, scavenger hunt and face painting. For registration call on the number below or write to cecbnhs@gmail.com. Fees: Rs 600 per adult and Rs 550 per child (5-10 years) (includes lunch, study material for adults and souvenirs for kids).

When: June 29

Where: BNHS Nature Reserve, Conservation Education Centre, Near Film City, Goregaon (E), Mumbai.

Contact: 9594929107, 95949-53425

Trek

Monsoon Trek

What: BNHS is organising a one-day trip to Matheran from Dhodani where participants can experience the flora and fauna while trekking through densely-forested hills during the monsoon. Age limit: 14-60 years. Meeting point: Dadar TT (near Chandu Halwai) at 6.30 am, Chembur (near Diamond Gate) at 6.50am and Vashi (Vashi Junction) 7.10 am. Prior registration is mandatory. To register call on the number below or email to bnhs.programmes@gmail.com. Fees: Rs 700 for BNHS members and Rs 750 for others.

When: June 29

Where: Matheran

Contact: 022 22871202, 022 22821811

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