Weekend Guide: Music, Comedy, Adventure, Photography, Shopping, Food, Beer And More!



Weekend is around the corner. Here’s our guide to make it fun. Take your pick and make the most of it!

Irish House

Guzzle your beer and kill those hunger cramps as you enjoy a stand-up comedy night with Daniel Fernandes and Abish Mathew of Microphone Entertainment at the Irish House Pub nights. Don’t just tickle your funny bone but gorge on the specials for the evening that includes dishes from the new menu like drunken mushrooms, mini burgers, mini dogs with Beer can chicken.
When: Thursday, 18th July
Where: Irish House, Kalaghoda
Time: 8pm onwards
Contact: 022-49150000
Cost: Rs 500 (full cover charge)

DJ Kellie Acreman

Dance the night away, unwind and groove to some tech and house tunes with the DJ Kellie Acreman at the F Lounge.Diner.Bar. DJ Kellie has performed at gigs worldwide over the last three years and has also featured extensively in leading magazines and tabloids including the Daily Star, FHM, Maxim, Loaded and more.
When: Thursday, 18th July
Where: F Lounge.Diner.Bar, One India Bulls Centre, Elphinstone Road
Time: 9pm onwards
Contact: 022-66505820

Here’s a chance to cook and dine with noted chef and restaurateur Ritu Dalmia as she launches her new book, Diva Green. Get a chance to learn how to cook mouth-watering dishes with her and enjoy a unique one-of-a-kind experience. Participants also get to take home a signed copy of her new book Diva Green.
When: Friday, 19th July
Where: APB Cook Studio, Andheri East
Time: 11am to 1pm
Contact: 022-42152799
Cost: Rs 800/-

Get yourself a whole new wardrobe as there’s a SALE at Phoenix Marketcity with the Great Fashion Fest 2013. With incredible discounts across favourite brands like Zara, Debenhams, Aldo, BEBE, DKNY, Mango, Charles & Keith, Vero Moda, ONLY, Jack & Jones, Promod, Chemistry, Sisley and many more, you can shop till you drop. There will also be some games organized in the mall that can win you a free trip to Disney Hong Kong in a lucky draw. That’s not it, the mall will offer a spectacular view of clowns, unicyclists, jugglers, acrobats and more. Workshops on photography, make up tips, cake decor will also be conducted.
When: Friday, 19th July to 4th August
Where: Phoenix Marketcity, Kurla
Time: 12 pm to 8pm

Nigel Rajaratnam

Dig a taste for jazz music? Here’s your perfect evening as Indigo presents a jazz night with Nigel Rajaratnam, a multi instrumentalist, singer & song writer of Sri Lankan origin. Nigel often does guest appearance with Indie bands like Modern Mafia and is equally adept at the saxophone, guitar, melodic, flute and the piano. Have a fabulous night with some great jazz tracks and irresistible offers on drinks like Jack Daniel black, Jagermeister, Montes Merlot and many more.
When: Saturday, 20th July
Where: Indigo, Colaba
Time: 8 pm onwards
Contact: 022-66368984/ 022-66368999

Aquarius Heaven

Buckle up for an interesting musical ride with Aquarius Heaven, born Brian Brewster and Charlee as they perform at the Heartbeat event at Bonobo. An ex reggae dancehall and hip hop singer, Aquarius Heaven will play some electronic music which still has a hint of Caribbean in his vocals.
When: Saturday, 20th July
Where: Bonobo, Bandra West
Time: 10 pm onwards
Contact: 022-26055050/ 022-26055353

Silman & the Groovy Hobbits

Come get entertained with class and style as a band called Silman and the Groovy Hobbits are here to entertain you. Lead by the vision of Guitarist Silman Marak, the band promises to bring classics to life and revive the Rock N Roll genre.
When: Saturday, 20th July
Where: Out of the Blue, Powai
Time: 10pm to 1.30am
Contact: 022-25717344


Mumbai Travellers is organising a magical monsoon trek to Fort Peb (Vikatgad). Fort Pet is situated in Neral and is a perfect destination for nature lovers. The fort is picturesque is also known as Vikatgad for its believed shape of the Elephant-headed God Ganesh. Spend a day trekking to the fort in this beautiful weather!
When: Sunday, 21st July
Where: Fort Peb, Neral
Time: 7am from Neral station
Contact: 8692022777/ 8692033777, mumbaitravellers@gmail.com
Cost: Rs 375/- per person excluding lunch

Kaushik Chakravorty

In memory of the legendary Bollywood villian Pran Saab, Breaking Rules is conducting a multimedia workshop along with photographer Kaushik Chakravorty, former Times of India journalist. This multimedia workshop will focus on DSLR Film making, photography and photoshop. The workshop welcomes everyone in any age group. It will have two parts – outdoor practice shoot and theory. All you have to do is pick your camera, register and also get a chance to make a short film on building a negative character.
When: Sunday, 21st July
Where: Carter Road, Bandra
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Contact: 9821918991
Cost: Rs 4000 for 1 Sunday/ Rs 15,000 for 5 Sundays

It’s time to chug, chug and chug some more! The Mini Belly Fest is here and a heaven to all beer fans. Crossbar Entertainment has started its first ever beer gaming festival in our city creating the beer gaming culture for all the beer lovers. The festival attempts to heighten the beer culture by allowing contestants to play beer games like beer pong, Flippy Cup, Beer Crawl, Bong Chug and a lot more. Go with your team of three and participate in the competition and be part of the craziest gaming experience also with DJ’s performing through the night. Exciting prizes for the winners and runners up will be announced.
When: Sunday, 21st July
Where: Canvas Lounge: Palladium,
Time: 4pm to 7pm qualifying round, finals till 10 pm
Contact: 9769940595
Cost: Rs 1500/- Per team (3 people)
To book tickets online log on to: www.bookmyshow.com

Here’s a way to bust stress! Join an interesting workshop that will help you to manage & avoid the dire effects of stress. Conducted by a therapist, motivational speaker and author Santosh Joshi this workshop aims to combat stress through a unique method called SKY Technique Empowering Professionals abbreviated as STEP Workshop. SKY is a healing technique which makes use of one’s own energy meridians and breath as a powerful tool to heal oneself.
When: Sunday, 21st July
Where: Kohinoor Continental Hotel, Andheri
Time: 10am
Contact: 9892036272

Is your college the best? It’s time to prove it. Accessed and Orange Tie Events are co-hosting ‘College Wars’. Restore your energy and keep your game face intact at this war. Come armed with your team of 4 or 6 people and come and represent your Alma matter unofficially. The winning team will receive trophies at the end of the event to encourage competition. Some of the teams already signed up are NYU, Warwick, Cathedral, Bombay International School, The International School of Bangalore, among others. The event includes flip cup, beer pong, trivia, Donut Eating Competition, Lemon Spoon Relay and more.
When: Sunday, 21st July
Where: Irish House, Kala Ghoda
Time: 3:30 to 7pm
Contact: 9920636903/ orangetieevents@gmail.com
Cost: Rs 9,999 for teams of 6; Rs 9000 for teams of 5; Rs 8000 for teams of 4

Enjoy your weekend!

Post By Syrah (76 Posts)

Always curious, writing was something she discovered accidentally which she now enjoys. Loves reading fiction, dislikes staying idle and enjoys spontaneous trips or treks over weekends.



Always curious, writing was something she discovered accidentally which she now enjoys. Loves reading fiction, dislikes staying idle and enjoys spontaneous trips or treks over weekends.