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Save Some Moolah: Everything That You Can Do This Weekend For Under INR 500

Nupur posted on 16 November

Ten-Second Takeaway

The middle of the month is here. When funds go down and the anxiety of month-end blues sets in. If you, like us, don’t want to spend too much on going out – let’s be friends. And as a token of our love for you, here’s a list of things you can do under INR 500 this weekend. Bonus feature: some of them are free.

Friday, November 17

Attend A Classical Dance Performance

What’s Cool: Shubhada Varadkar – Odissi exponent, writer and choreographer will be performing for Mumbai Local at Kitab Khana in Fort. Starts at 5:30PM.

Recommended For: Culture enthusiasts, anyone who enjoys the classical form of dance.

Price: RSVP {Free}
Event link here.

Attend A Talk That’ll Help Your Business

What’s Cool: Talk/ interactive session on marketing, technology, scaling-up and more for your entrepreneurs. You should attend if you’re looking for some perspective on business.

Recommended For: Budding entrepreneurs, anybody who wants to learn the tricks of the trade.

Price: RSVP {Free}
Event link here.

Be Game For Paintball

What’s Cool: A paintball game you can play with your group of friends on a fine Friday at Headrush, Powai. It also extends to other dates, do check them out here.

Recommended For: Paintball players, competitive souls, friends who’d like to kick each others’ ass in the game.

Price: INR 320 per person.
Event link here.

Book Stores

Somaiya Bhavan, 45/47, Ground Floor, MG Road, Flora Fountain, Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai

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Saturday, November 18

Attend A Literature Fest

What’s Cool: Litventure is a literature festival with author meets, panel discussions, workshops, contests and more to keep you busy on a Saturday morning. Starts at 9AM at Children’s Academy in Malad East.

Recommended For: Writers, readers and anyone who wants to spend the day surrounded by books.

Price: Free
Event link here.

Attend A Brewing Class

What’s Cool: Blue Tokai is hosting a brewing workshop at their Mahalaxmi outlet for those who consider coffee making to be art. Starts at 6PM.

Recommended For: Coffee lovers, those looking to pick up a new skill.

Price: INR 500
Book your spot here.

Ideate & Network

What’s Cool: eChai Mumbai will be hosting ‘Startup Collaboration Project’ where you can jam with other start ups/ entrepreneurs to gather some learning or discuss ideas. Starts at 4PM. Register here.

Recommended For: Ideators, entrepreneurs looking to network

Price: INR 500 for a year-long membership.
Event link here.

Schools & Colleges

BL Murarka Marg, Bachani Nagar, Malad East, Mumbai

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Sunday, November 19

Go On A Heritage Walk

What’s Cool: 28 spots will be covered in two hours during this walk that aims to merge the past with the present of the city. People will be meeting at Asiatic Library and it will start at 4:15PM.

Recommended For: History lovers, people who want to see the city in a different light.

Price: INR 500
Event link here.

Attend A Poetry Session

What’s Cool: PORT at Shakti Mills is hosting its 47th poetry session open to any language, form, style, along with discussions on the finer aspects of poetry, poetry writing and performance.

Recommended For: Poets who have a poem, thoughts and more to share with the world.

Price: Free
Event link here.

Open Up About Mental Health To This Group

What’s Cool: After a week of stress, head on over to Santacruz for A Blank Canvas – a chill space where people talk about issues and problems pertaining to mental health.

Recommended For: Anybody looking to share their problems, bond with a non-judgmental group of people.

Price: Free
Event link here. Register here.



Town Hall, Shahid Bhagat Singh Road, Fort, Mumbai

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