The city of dreams has tons to offer to everyone. But ‘What to do this weekend?’ is a question that arouses in every Mumbaikar’s mind as we approach close to a weekend.
Here’s your cut-and-keep guide to the happening events in and around Mumbai.
Craft Brew & Food Festival – For thirsty souls
What better than spending your weekend in a beach like setting that has over 30 crafts beer and multiple food stalls from Mumbai’s coolest breweries and food brands. Brewbot, Doolally Craft Beers and Independence Brewing Company, are among the participant breweries. The event will also feature live music by songwriter Tejas followed by Live Jazz by the beach.
When: February 26 at 12 pm to 10 pm
Where: Razzberry Rhinoceros, Juhu Tara Road, Uditi Tarang Housing Colony, Juhu
Cost: Rs 500
Neha Kakkar, Dharmesh Live – For a perfect weekend
The focus of the event is to create awareness about organ donation and help a 3.7 year old girl to find a heart. The evening will kick start by opening dance performance by Dharmesh and his team, followed by performances by mentally-challenged people. Specialist doctors will shed light on organ donation and its importance. The highlight of the event will be a performance by Neha Kakkar.
When: February 26 at 5:30 pm
Where: Richardson and Cruddas, LBS Marg, Opposite Rmall, Mulund West
Cost: Rs 750 to Rs 2,500
40 Shades of Grey (Hair) – For a quick unwind
Catch Cyrus Broacha and kunal Vijaykar live as they open up about their take on life post 40. The play is up, close, witty and personal. Come tickle your funny bones and just enjoy.
When: February 25 at 7:30 pm
Where: Jamshed Bhabha Theatre, NCPA, NCPA Marg, Nariman Point
Cost: Rs 500 to Rs 2,000
Brush with the art galleries – For exploring the city
Come and be a part of a magical experience to explore the city like never before. The tour familiarizes you with the hidden gems of art and architecture in South Mumbai. The tour starts at Asiatic Library and will take you to Jehangir Art Gallery, Delhi Art Gallery, Kenneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue and ends at National Gallery of Modern Art. The tour is perfect for art lovers, history buffs and anyone who wants to explore the city.
When: February 25-27
Where: The Asiatic Society Mumbai Town Hall, Shahid Bhagat Singh Road, Fort
Cost: Rs 1,200
Sketchbook stories – For experiencing the joy of sketching
Sketchbook stories with Allen Shaw, a talk with Allen Shaw where the artist talks about his work, maintain sketchbooks and the joy that he gains from sketching. The talk show will be followed by hands on illustration workshop that will embrace your way of seeing the world.
When: February 25 at 12:15 pm
Where: The Cuckoo Club, 5AA Pali Hill, Macronells Compound, Next to Candies, Bandra West
Cost: Rs 750
Speed dating – For networking
An event that allows exciting singles to meet your soulmate or some new friends. Each table will be allotted 8 minutes for interaction. The event is open for all between 22 and 36 years of age. Welcome drinks and snacks will be taken care of.
When: February 25
Where: Harry’s Bar and Cafe, Shah Industrial Estate, Veera Desai Road, Lokhandwala, Andheri West
Cost: Rs 3,999
Her letters – For understanding women
‘Her Letters’ is based on Rabindranath Tagore’s short story Streer patra written over a century ago in 1914. The play portrays ‘how we treat women’ has changed in the last hundred years. The play is woven with narratives from the lives of the performers.
When: February 26 at 6 pm
Where: Harkat Studios, Bungalow Number 75, JP Road, Aram Nagar, Versova, Andheri West
Cost: Rs 350