Long Weekend Calendar: Things To Do If You're Staying In The City

Bhavika posted on 28 September

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All your getaway plans fizzled out? Dontcha worry. There’s more to do in the city than meets the eye. Dive into a weekend of food, adventure and culture, and don’t forget to rest while you’re at it!

Day 1: Friday, September 29

Go For Pujo

What’s Cool: Take your bong friends and attend the Powai Bengali Welfare Association Nabami night. They have drama, a Bengali band and lots of food lined up.

Recommended For: Those who want a flavor of festivity, amazing Bengali food and fun.

Find out more here.

Attend A Bollywood Garba Night

What’s Cool: The Bar Terminal is holding a Bollywood Garba night

Recommended For: Those who like thumkas, Bollywood beats and bringing in the weekend by dancing

Find more here.

Day 2: Saturday, September 30

Comedy On The Big Night

What’s Cool: Catch Biswa Kalyan Rath hosting a comedy open mic night this Friday at the Cuckoo Club.

Recommended For: Those who like seemingly spontaneous humour, Kalyan’s self-deprecating comedy.

Read more here.

A Thousand Poets For Change

What’s Cool: As part of a global movement, A Thousand Poets for Change is taking place at antisocial with a few cool performers who’ll talk about bring peace through art.

Recommended For: Those who want to attend something new, enjoy poetry

Read more here.

Day 3: Sunday, October 1

Midnight Seaside Cycle Ride

What’s Cool: Peddle by the coasts of Mumbai with in the moonlight, while listening to cool things about Mumbai.

Recommended For: Adventurers, those who like to do out-of-the-box things

Find out more here.

Headbang to Nucleya

What’s Cool: Nucleya and Sunburn are coming together for a show called ‘Sub Cinema’ with 4 other Mumbai artists.

Recommended for: Those who like thumping bass music, and those who don’t believe in making their Sunday anything short of awesome

Find out more here.

Balance Beer And Yoga

What’s Cool: Do something wacky this weekend, while having beer and yoga.

Recommended For: Fans of inner peace and the liquid courage

Find out more here.

Go To A Farmer’s Market

What’s Cool: Harkat Studio in Versova holds a weekly Sunday organic market with fresh produce and local brands that you will love

Recommended For: Food-lovers, organic produce-seekers

Read more here.

Day 4: Monday, October 2

Visit Gandhiji’s Museum

What’s Cool: Mani Bhavan in SoBo, is a museum, library and Gandhi’s temporary home. On his birthday, you can visit the space, or attend the celebrations.

Recommended For: History buffs

Read more here.

Attend A Play

What’s Cool: Go to Studio Tamaasha to attend a one-woman show about a woman in her forties called ‘The Way I See It’

Recommended For: Culture vultures

Get more info here.