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

Bhavika posted on 28 September


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.