Friday, September 2


Bangalore Cocktail Week 

Photo: Marler

Photo: Marler

For those of you who missed the beginning of Bangalore Cocktail Week, despair not. Go ahead and make the most of the last day of the celebration — a pub crawl and a closing party. With Social, Hammered, Hangover, The Biere Club and Watson’s among the participating bars, there are also exciting discounts to be scored {signature cocktails at INR 300 for reservations made through the DineOut app or website}. Read more about it here.

When: On till Friday, September 2

Where: Across 26 locations

Contact: +91 9810040099

Find the event, location details and more on Facebook here.


Peter Cat Recording Co. 

How about some gypsy jazz and cabaret to begin your weekend with? Delhi-based band Peter Cat Recording Co. comes to town with their music that falls into genres as diverse as jazz, waltz and cabaret along with hints of folk and psychedelic rock. Adding some electronica to the mix will be city-based act, Disco Puppet aka Shoumik Biswas.

Where: The Humming Tree, 949, 12th Main Road, Doopanahalli, Indiranagar

Price: INR 500 {cover, redeemable on food and drinks}

Timings: 9pm onwards

Contact: +91 9886618386

Buy tickets for the event here.

Find the event on Facebook here.

Saturday, September 3

Art & Performances

Gender Bender

Varun Narain's Photosynthesis by Moonlight

Varun Narain’s Photosynthesis by Moonlight

Puppetry, art, installations and performances come together in the second edition of Gender Bender 2016, all trying to reimagine ideas of gender and gender equality. Individually designed by a lineup of 12 artistes, the two-day event will include projects such as Delhi-based puppeteer Varun Narain’s show, Photosynthesis by Moonlight and academician Padmini Ray Murray’s holographic installations and projections. Dance performances, plays, visual essays and illustrations are also on the cards. Read more about it here.

When: Saturday-Sunday, September 3-4

Where: Goethe Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan, 716, CMH Road, Indiranagar 1st Stage

Price: Free entry

Timings: 5pm onwards

Find the event on Facebook here.


Konstantin + Twokid Wickid

German DJ and producer, Konstantin {known for the label and creative collective, Giegling} promises to keep you on the dance floor with an evening of techno and house. Supporting him will be city-based electronic music duo Twokid Wickid. Saturday night plans sorted, we think!

Where: blueFROG, 3, Church Street

Price: INR 500

Timings: 8pm onwards

Contact: 080 69999549

Buy tickets for the event here.

Find the event on Facebook here.

Sunday, September 4


Bangalore Bicycling Brunch Tour 


Cycling, food, beer and sightseeing — Active Holiday Company {city-based travel group} has the perfect idea for a refreshing Sunday morning. Starting off with a round of juices from Fresh Pressery Cafe {at Good Earth}, you get to explore some iconic spots in central Bangalore while you cycle from one restaurant to another to sample some signature dishes and brews. Read more about it here.

Where: Starting at Fresh Pressery Cafe, 4, Good Earth Store, Walton Road, Lavelle Road

Price: INR 1,600 {excluding bike rental}, INR 2,000 {with bike rental} plus service tax

Timings: 9.30am

Contact: +91 9886681381

Book your spot for the tour here.

Find the event on Facebook here.