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!
Long Weekend Calendar: Things To Do If You're Staying In The City
Day 1: Friday, September 29
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
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
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
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.