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#LBBChecklist: Poetry Slam, Oktoberfest And Beatboxing This Weekend

Roshni posted on 16 September

Friday, September 16


Faya Braz 

Considered one of the most creative artistes in beat-boxing culture, French artiste, Faya Braz will be in town with his signature music. Musical loops on his Loopstation and even complete songs as part of the playlist, this one looks promising. There's even a workshop for aspiring beat-boxers and the screening of a documentary on hip hop to look out for. Read more about it here.

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

Price: INR 500

Timings: 8.30pm {workshop starts at 6pm}

Contact: 080 40808181

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Find the event on Facebook here.

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Saturday, September 17


Alipore Post Offline

Going beyond the online realm of the daily newsletter, The Alipore Post {curated by Kolkata-based Rohini Kejriwal} has an offline gathering this weekend. Along with curated musical performances by artistes like Kumail, there are poetry readings, art exhibitions, movies and even workshops {want to learn juggling and hooping?} on the cards. Oh, and plenty of food, too. Sounds like a great plan for the weekend. Read more about it here.

When: Saturday, September 17 to Sunday, September 18

Where: The Courtyard House, Gunjur Main Road, Sarjapur

Price: Free entry, open to all

Timings: 11am onwards

For more details, find the event on Facebook here.


National Youth Poetry Slam


Touted to be the first national level poetry slam in the country, the National Youth Poetry Slam has two whole days of spoken word poetry in store for you. We're looking forward to performances by American poet, Sarah Kay {founder and co-director of ProjectVoice, which uses poetry as an educational tool} as well as actor, Kalki Koechlin. Also featuring works by some of the country's best young poets as they battle it out onstage, this one's worth bookmarking. Read more about it here.

When: Friday, September 17 and Saturday, September 18

Where: Lotus Convention Centre, Raghavendra Circle, T.C. Palya Main Road, Ramamurthy Nagar

Price: INR 1,500 for a two-day pass

Timings: 11am-7pm

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Find the event on Facebook here.

Sunday, September 18

Food & Drinks


Can't go all the way to Munich for the Oktoberfest? Perhaps, the three-day Oktobierefest at The Biere Club will sort you out for now. With newly-introduced beers like the the Ginger Meister {a German brew} as well as beer cocktails like Jäger-Rita, there's plenty to guzzle while tucking into Indo-German dishes from their special menu. While you're at it, go ahead and try your hand at their drinking challenges, too. Read more about it here.

When: Friday, September 16 to Sunday, September 18

Where: 20/2, Vittal Mallya Road, Lavelle Road and 153 Biere Street, Next to Prestige ozone, Behind Forum Value Mall, Whitefield

Price: INR 1,700 for two, INR 1,000 upwards for the buffet

Timings: 11am-12midnight

Contact: +91 9845574576 {Lavelle Road}, +91 9845887454 {Biere Street}

Find the event on Facebook here.


Sun Festival 


For those of you who'd love an action-packed Sunday morning, hit up the Sun Festival. With yoga sessions {even yoga to live music}, zumba, cycling and a healthy breakfast on the cards, the fest focuses on holistic lifestyle and engaging ways of fitness. For newbies and beginners, they even have workshops and talks to join. Want something more fun? There's a round of salsa too, we hear. Read more about it here.

Where: UB City, 24, Vittal Mallya Road

Price: INR 750

Timings: 6.30am onwards

Contact: +91 9844111941

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The Biere Club

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locationIndira Nagar

949, 3rd Floor, 12th Main, Off 100 Feet Road, Indiranagar, Bengaluru

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locationSarjapur Road

Carmelaram Road, Janatha Colony, Gunjur Palya, Sarjapur Road, Bengaluru

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locationKrishnaraja Puram

.6-128/2, T.C.Palya Main Road, Near Raghavendra Circle Ramamurthy Nagar Extension, K.R.Puram, Bengaluru

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    locationLavelle Road

    20/2, Vittal Mallya Road, Lavelle Road, Bengaluru


    153, Biere Street, Behind Forum Value Mall, Whitefield, Bengaluru

    locationLavelle Road

    24, Vittal Mallya Road, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru

    locationLavelle Road