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The Sizzle Fest at Hard Rock Cafe

ON THROUGH THE WEEKEND

FILM SCREENINGS

What: New Japanese Cinema: After the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 2011, Blu-Ray Film Screenings

When: 9th Mar- 14th Mar, 4pm – 6.30pm

Where: The Japan Foundation, 5A Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar IV

FOOD AND DRINK

WhatThe New Delhi Palate Fest 2015, the first of its kind international level food festival which will showcase India’s best chefs, produce growers, entertainers and musicians

When: 13th – 15th Mar, 1pm

Where: Nehru Park, Niti Marg, Chanakyapuri

What: Sizzle Festival at Hard Rock, a month long festival of food and drinks at Hard Rock Cafe. Expect delectable dishes such as the Smoked Chipotle Pepper while drinks feature cocktails like the Smoked Bacardi Gold Sour. Participating in the #SizzletoBarcelona competition means you could win an all-expenses paid trip to Barcelona in July! Exciting stuff.

When: 4th Mar- 20th Mar

Where: All Hard Rock Cafe outlets in Delhi NCR

ARTS AND EXHIBITIONS

WhatKairi, Delhi Craft Councils presents “Kairi” exhibition and sale of textiles for summer including sarees, dupattas & yardage

When: 12th – 14th Mar, 11am

Where: Aga Khan Hall, 6, Bhagwandas Road

WhatAartmosphere, an exhibition of handpicked selection of art from the heartland of India

When: 14th -15th Mar, 10am

Where: Convention Centre Foyer, India Habitat Centre (IHC), Lodhi Road

WhatSilk Route – Howrah to New Delhi, an art exhibition by artist Uma Bardhan

When: 1st Mar – 31st Mar, 11am – 6pm

Where: Beanstalk, Galaxy Hotel, NH – 8, Sector – 15, Part – II, Gurgaon

What: The Art of Chess, presented by Apparao Galleries & The Lodhi

When: 22nd Jan – 30th Mar, 10am – 6pm

Where: Apparao Galleries, The Lodhi, Lodhi Road

THEATRE

What12 Angry Men, English play based on the teleplay by Reginald Rose

When: 14th – 15th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Akshara Theatre, 11-12 B, Baba Kharak Singh Marg

DANCE

WhatNritya Bharati, a festival of Indian classical dance

When: 13th – 15th Mar, 6.30pm

Where: Kamani Auditorium, Copernicus Marg, Mandi House

What: Tango Workshop, for beginners & intermediates; by Kiran Sawhney

When: 14th Mar, 15th Mar, 21st Mar, 22nd Mar, 5.30pm and 7pm

Where: Instituto Cervantes, 48, Hanuman Road, Connaught Place

OTHER

What: Wedding Asia 2015, South Asia’s largest wedding and jewellery exhibition

When: 13th – 15th Mar, 10.30am

Where: The Ashok, 50-B, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri

WhatJashn-E-Rekhta, a festival celebrating all things Urdu

When: 13th – 15th Mar, 7pm

Where: Main Building, India International Centre (IIC), 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate

What: India Today Conclave 2015, one of the biggest Indian Leadership conferences featuring speakers across the Bollywood, cricket, political, and business sectors

When: 13th – 14th Mar, 10am

Where: Taj Palace, Sardar Patel Marg, Diplometic Enclave

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The India Today Conclave 2015

THURSDAY

ARTS AND EXHIBITIONS

WhatBreaking Through – India’s Stories of Beating The Odds on Poverty, a book launch by Meera Mitra

When: 12th Mar, 7pm

Where: Habitat World, India Habitat Centre (IHC), Lodhi Road

FILM SCREENINGS

WhatAya de Yopougon, a French animation film screening with English subtitles

When: 12th Mar, 6.30pm

Where: M.L. Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Francaise De Delhi, 72, Lodhi Estate

What: Beware Dogs, Kick-starting a monthly showcase of independent film screenings at Anti Social, Lights on Films presents Beware Dogs

When: 12th Mar, 8pm

Where: Anti-Social, 12, 3rd Floor, Hauz Khas Village, Hauz Khas

MUSIC AND GIGS

WhatOld Melodies of K.L Sehgal, presented by the Global Cultural Foundation an evening of music by eminent artists of NCR

When: 12th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

What: Wits End Live, a classic rock band performing live

When: 12th Mar, 8pm

Where: The Liquor Store, DLF Star Mall, 2nd Floor, NH 8, Sector 30, Gurgaon

COMEDY

WhatStand-Up Comedy, featuring Nishant Tanwar, Zakir Khan, Vasu Primlani

When: 12th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Manhattan, 1st Floor Global Foyer Mall, Sec-43,Golf Course Road, Gurgaon

OTHER

WhatHumayun’s Tomb Conservation: A Scientific Approach, a talk by Shri Ratish Nanda, Project Director, Aga Khan Trust For Culture

When: 12th Mar, 6.30pm

Where: Seminar Rooms II & III, Kamaladevi Complex, Main Building, India International Centre (IIC), 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate

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Levi’s Presents 501 Friday

FRIDAY

FOOD AND DRINK

WhatSt. Patrick’s Day Bash, LBB and Monkey Bar are bringing you lucky Delhi and Gurgaon folk a super mega St Paddy’s Day Bash

When: 13th Mar, 7pm

Where: Monkey Bar, Vasant Kunj

ARTS AND EXHIBITIONS

WhatHICC Celebrating the 15th March Revolution, Pet?fi Book Club presents a talk by Dr. Ágnes Kirpalani

When: 13th Mar, 5pm

Where: Hungarian Information and Cultural Centre (HICC), 1-A, Janpath

FILM SCREENINGS

WhatDallas Buyers Club, film screening

When: 13th Mar, 6pm

Where: American Center, 24, Kasturba Gandhi Marg

WhatDocumentary Film Screenings, presented by PSBT

When: 13th Mar, 7pm

Where: Habitat World, India Habitat Centre (IHC), Lodhi Road

WhatUnderground Inferno, a film screening about coal fire

When: 13th Mar, 5pm

Where: Auditorium, Media Centre, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA), No. 3, Rajendra Prasad Road

MUSIC AND GIGS

WhatMehfil, an evening of music by Agra gharana vocalist Janab Waseem Ahmed Khan (Khayal)

When: 13th Mar, 6.30pm

Where: C. D. Deshmukh Auditorium, Main Building, India International Centre (IIC), 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate

What: Levi’s Presents 501 Friday, with the F16’s and Madboy/Mink playing live

When: 13th Mar, 9pm

Where: 9 & 12A, 3rd floor, antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village

What: The Pilgrim, live gig

When: 13th Mar, 9pm onwards

Where: 26, Level II, Kailash Colony market

COMEDY

WhatComedy Double Bill, Curtain Call Productions in association with Akshara Theatre presents two comedy plays

When: 13th Mar, 6.30pm

Where: Akshara Theatre, 11-12 B, Baba Kharak Singh Marg

OTHER

WhatNavayana presents Aryans, Jews, Brahmins: Theorizing Authority Through Myths Of Identity, by Dorothy M. Figueira – book launch

When: 13th Mar, 7pm

Where: Habitat World, India Habitat Centre (IHC), Lodhi Road

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Kartoos Spoken Word Poetry and Rap

SATURDAY

FILM SCREENINGS

WhatPerfumed Night, Khoj International Artists’ Association presents The Way of Light – Part II, an interactive talk by Bombay-based experimental filmmaker, Shumona Goel. The talk will be followed by screening of Perfumed Nightmare, an experimental film by Filipino director Kidlat Tahimik.

When: 14th Mar, 10.30am

Where: 17, Block S, Khirki Extension, Aurobindo Marg

What: The Last Lear, film screening

When: 14th Mar, 5pm

Where: National Museum, Janpath, Connaught Place

ART AND EXHIBITIONS

WhatIHC WALK, Curator Mayank Mansingh Kaul leads a walk through Fracture-Indian Textiles, New Conversations at Devi Art Foundation

When: 14th Mar, 11.30am

Where: The Devi Art Foundation, Sirpur House, Plot no. 39, Sector 44, Gurgaon

MUSIC AND GIGS

WhatMehfil-e-Qawwali with Nizami Bandhu, of the “Kun Faya Kun” fame

When: 14th Mar, 8pm

Where: Club Patio, Block-E, South City I, Near NH 8, Gurgaon

WhatMustafa Zahid, Pakistani rock artist live

When: 14th Mar, 9pm

Where: The Suryaa Hotel, Ground Floor, New Friends Colony

WhatHashback Hashish & Others, solo music project of Delhi-based Ashish Sachan, Hashback Hashish’s music is rooted in minimalist electronica

When: 14th Mar, 9pm

Where: Barsoom, 26, 3rd Floor, Hauz Khas Village, Hauz Khas

THEATRE

WhatKartoos Spoken Word Poetry and Rap, presented by Cri de Femme International Poetry & Arts Festival (an Indo-French collaboration) & Clay Taurus Collective in association with Akshara Theatre

When: 14th Mar, 4pm

Where: Akshara Theatre, 11-12 B, Baba Kharak Singh Marg

COMEDY

WhatKanak Theatre Presents Laughter Evening

When: 14th Mar, 7pm

Where: M.L. Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Francaise De Delhi, 72, Lodhi Estate

WhatComedy About The End of the World, an English comedy play about an ageing nymphomaniac

When: 14th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

OTHER

What: A Women Empowerment Program

When: 14th Mar, 11am

Where: Department of Social Work, 3, Delhi University Road,University of Delhi

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The Curtain Call Productions

SUNDAY

FILM SCREENINGS

WhatChrysalis, or De Tu Ventana a la Mia in Spanish, is a tale of interwoven emotions and struggles of three women

When: 15th Mar, 4.30pm

Where: Instituto de Cervantes, Building No. 48, Hanuman Road, Connaught Place

ARTS AND EXHIBITIONS

WhatTenzing, Tiger Of The Snow photography exhibition

When: 15th Mar, 7pm

Where: Habitat World, Institutional Area, Foyer, Max Muller Marg, Lodhi Road

THEATRE

What: Ticket To Heaven, an English comedy play

When: 15th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: M.L. Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Francaise De Delhi, 72, Lodhi Estate

WhatChand Kisi Ka Kab Hota Hai, presented by Natya Kiran Manch, Hindi Play

When: 15th Mar, 7.30pm

Where: Akshara Theatre, 11-12 B, Baba Kharak Singh Marg

WhatKhamosh Adalat Jari Hai, a Hindi play written by Vijay Tendulkar

When: 15th Mar, 5pm

Where: Building No. 20, Lodhi Institutional Area, New Lodhi Road

WhatTaj Mahal Ka Tender, a comedy play that shows what Shahjahan would have faced if he had to construct the Taj Mahal in the present

When: 15th Mar, 7pm

Where: Shri Ram Centre, Plot No. 4, Safdar Hashmi Marg, Mandi House, Connaught Place

COMEDY

What: The Curtain Call Productions, Stand up open mic comedy

When: 15th Mar, 6pm

Where: 9A & 12, antiSOCIAL, Hauz Khas Village

WhatPapa CJ- Naked {Work in progress}, an English Stand-up comedy.

When: 15th Mar, 8.30pm

Where: Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

SHOPPING

What: Dariya Dil Dukaan, a pop up gift shop and organic Andhra cuisine by Kiran Bhushi

When: 15th Mar, 12pm- 4pm

Where: D-59, Nirvaaha, Defence Colony

SPORTS

What: Devil’s Circuit – Gurgaon, the ‘Big Daddy of Obstacle Runs’

When: 15th Mar, 7am

For details, registration, and location, click here

OTHER

What: Fresh Fest Bazaar, a curated wellness and food bazaar by LBB

When: 15th Mar, 12pm

Where: The Plaza, Select City Walk, Saket

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Fresh Fest Bazaar at Select Citywalk

BEYOND EVENTS WHAT WE RECOMMEND

Where We Are Visiting | Instead of lazing about and pigging out like every Sunday, we are gearing up for our first Fresh Fest Bazaar at Select City Walk Mall. Join us at noon this Sunday for a day of finding a balance of mind and body by sampling a variety of natural and fresh foods, fashion, fitness demos, lifestyle and wellness products.

Where We Are Partying | Its coming up to St. Paddy’s Day and the staff at LBB are feeling a bit Irish. That’s why we are heading to Monkey Bar in Vasant Kunj this Friday night for a St. Paddy’s Day Bash. With Irish themed games and drink specials, celebrate Paddy’s Day and the luck of the Irish along with us!