Weekend Guide: Fashion, Cooking, Music, Photography,Travel And More!


Weekend Guide

The weekend is here already! Here are some interesting events to try out, take your pick.

Learn traditional dishes from Milan as well as Mediterranean delights that include Ricotta cheese and Spinach Ravioli in Paprika Rose sauce and Mushroom Baklava at a workshop with Chef Mohammed Bhol at Two One Two Bar and Grill arranged by GourmetitUp Concierge. It also includes tasting dishes like Mushroom Baklava, Panzenella Salad, Ricotta cheese and Spinach Ravioli in Paprika Rose sauce, Barley Beetroot Pilaf / Grilled chicken, Panacotta with Caramel Sauce etc.

When: 6th April 2013, Saturday
Where: 2A, Hornby Vellard Estate, Ground Floor, Next to BMW Showroom, Worli.
Time: 3 pm to 6 pm
Cost: Rs 1600
Contact: 9167606469

Sandhan Valley Trail
Sandhan Valley Trail

Climb the rocky mountains and wade through waist-deep water; trail to Sandhan valley near Bhandardara organized by Jumstart India sounds exciting for sure! It will start from Borivali by bus and reach Samradh village post lunch. A trek to Sandhan valley will start after it. After four to five hours of exploring the valley, you will return to the village for a hearty lunch around campfire. Next morning will be reserved for Konkan Kada, a natural rock formation.
When: 6th and 7th April 2013
Time: Bus from SGNP, Borivali at 7 am on 6th April
Cost: Rs.1700
Contact: 9920263810

This weekend, ditch your regular workout sessions in crammed space. Enjoy the nature while you make your body and mind healthy. Jumpstart India has organised an outdoor Yoga and wellness workshop at SGNP, Borivali. It will be conducted by Archana Bijlani, a certified/trained yoga instructor and nutritionist. The session will continue for around six hours and you have to carry your breakfast, lunch and water. Jumpstart will provide vehicles from SGNP gate to Kanheri caves where session will be conducted.
When: 7th April 2013, Sunday
Where: Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali.
Time: 7 am at SGNP gate
Cost: Rs. 1000
Contact: 9920263810

Photography workshop
Photography workshop

You can now learn photography in a moving bus. Photographer Kaushik Chakravorty will teach Portraiture and documentary photography in a BEST bus this Sunday. This workshop is a part of the series-Breaking Rules. It will be divided in two parts where in first you will practice photography and in the next, the theory and editing the pictures in Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom, You must have your own camera-SLR, point and shoot or good phone camera to participate in the workshop.
When: 7th April 2013 Sunday
Where: Meeting point at CST Station.
Time: 8 am to 2 pm
Cost: Rs 4000
Contact: 9821918991

If you are a brand, communication or social media professional, you must attend Thinkographics 101, a workshop on infographics creation organized by Write Click, a team of Blogger & Content Consultant Ramya Pandyan and Communications Consultant, Payal Shah Karwa. With help of this workshop, you will be able to process and generate information across platforms and formats. This workshop will cover topics like converting ideas to stories, Data management, Pictorial elements of content etc.
When: 6th April 2013, Saturday
Where: Ave29, 603, Savoy Chambers, Above Mini Showroom, Linking Road extension, Santacruz West.
Time: 9.30 am to 6.30 pm
Cost: Rs. 3500 (Rs. 10000 if you register in a group of three)
Contact: 9167606469

Pentagram, image by Naman Saraiya
Pentagram, image by Naman Saraiya

This Friday, one of the India’s pioneer Rock band, Pentagram will perform live at Blue Frog. Their latest electro influenced album ‘Bloodywood’ was released in March 2011. They will be performing their old as well as new numbers such as Nocturne which has released on 20th March this year. It talks about the restlessness and insomnia in Mumbai city. Don’t miss the gig as the band will be releasing their new video there!
When: 5th April 2013, Friday
Where: The Blue Frog, Lower Parel.
Time: 10.30 pm to 12 am
Cost: Rs. 600 (Rs. 1500 for full cover)

This Saturday, immerse in some Sufi Rock by Urdu singer-songwriter Winit Tikoo and groove to the beats of Hindi Rock by Lambada at The Bandstand Revival, a project to revive the bandstand culture in Mumbai. It will start tomorrow and will continue till 25th of May, with performances every Saturday. The best part of these project is the open air gigs at various spots in Mumbai.
When: 6th April 2013 Saturday
Where: Dadar Chowpatty Bandstand.
Time: 5.30 pm to 8 pm
Entry free. 

Amadeus, Nariman Point
Amadeus, Nariman Point

Rock your weekend by dancing to the beats of old school Hip Hop, Retro and House music by DJ Nanok, at Nocturnal, an event to address the needs of social scene and clubbing culture. It will be hosted by Festival Sherpa. You can avail special offers like free entry for ladies before 110.30 pm, unlimited alcohol and drinks on table reservation and buy two get one free Kamakaze shots!
When: 6th April 2013 Saturday
Where: Amadeus, Nariman Point.
Time: 9 pm onward

Discover your hidden potential with Intensive Transformational Workshop by Malti Bhojwani, a professional life coach and author of ‘Don’t Think of a Blue Ball’. This workshop is designed to help you realize your potential and bring about positive results in life. You can get more value for money if you register in group.
When: 6th April 2013 Saturday
Where: Hyatt Regency, Mumbai.
Time: 8.45 am to 5.30 pm
Cost: Rs 5,900
Contact: 9004591119

Eggless baking workshop
Eggless baking workshop

Dive into sweet delights. Learn eggless baking at a class by SugarOverDose. During this class, you will learn to bake three types of cakes-Red Velvet with Cream Cheese Frosting, Chocolate mousse cake with Hazelnut Ganache and Tres Leche Cake. There are only six seats and entry is on first come first serve basis so hurry up and book your seats.
When: 14th April 2013 Sunday
Where: 302, Mangal Aadesh, 4th Lane, Khar Subway Road. Santacruz East.
Time: 2 pm to 7 pm
Cost: Rs. 2000 per person
Contact: 9821561159

Welcome summer with comfy and trendy Indianwear at Parveez Aggarwal’s beautiful summer collection of embroidered Parsi ‘garas’. Parveez, a Managing Director of DBS Office Business Centres will be showcasing this collection with an aim to make traditional Parsi gara style accessible to all by giving it a modern twist. This latest summer collection has hand embroidered “garas” in lighter fabrics like chiffons with modern patterns and light and soothing colors.
When: 4th to 6th April 2013
Where: 1st floor Conference Hall, DBS House, Prescott House, Near Cathedral Senior School, Fort.
Time: 11am to pm
Contact: 022-40509264

Happy Weekend Mumbai!

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Loves classical and rock music alike, passionate about painting, writing, photography, travelling and eating!


Omkar Padwal

Omkar Padwal
Loves classical and rock music alike, passionate about painting, writing, photography, travelling and eating!