From plenty of laughs to a 60-Second Film Festival – here are all the shenanigans you can get involved in, this weekend!
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The Weekend Is Nearly Here & These 8 Events Will Ensure It's An Awesome One
Pune to Bangkok - A Live Stand-Up Comedy Show
Kick off your weekend with some belly-aching laughs, courtesy Bangkok’s Jonathan Samson, and Pune’s very own Pushkar Bendre. This stand-up comedy special combines two cultures, and promises to ‘be a laugh riot’. Tickets cost INR 200 each, and you can get yours here.
When: 9.00 pm, May 18
Where: Town Square Shopping Center, Viman Nagar
Friday Night Bounce ft Reviver
Catch Reviver’s deep-techno-progressive music, with supporting act Vivek Mahato at Euriska this Friday night. Call +91 90491 59911 for table bookings.
When: 8.00 pm onwards, May 18
Where: Euriska, Koregaon Park Annexe
Mango Special Drinks at Baraza Bars & Bites
Make the most of mango season with Baraza’s special mango cocktails, created by their head mixologist – Pranav Mody. Sip on concoctions like the ‘passion and mango martini’, ‘mango and chilli fizz’, ‘the big bad mango’ – an exotic combination of mango, lychee and draught beer; or the ‘summer slush’ – a combination of fresh Alphonso mango puree, coconut, and mint, which can also be spiked with Malibu rum for a heady experience. Bonus points: Baraza is also screening the IPL matches, so you’ll have more reasons to cheer!
When: Daily 4.00 pm onwards, and Sundays from 12.00 pm onwards, until May 31
Where: Baraza Bars & Bites
The 60 Second Film Festival India
‘The 60 Second Film Festival’ is a fun collaborative film festival, taking place on Saturday at the Novotel on Nagar Road. The festival is meant to ‘encourage local and international filmmakers to create short films, a minute long or less – including titles and credits’ and the end result is fun for everyone. Submissions are closed, but you can find more information on the event page here.
When: 12.00 pm – 4.00 pm, May 19
Celebrate World Whisky Day at The Irish House
Join in the ‘World Whisky Day’ celebrations at The Irish House this Saturday, with an awesome ‘buy 2, get 1 free’ offer on the legendary Jack Daniels Black whisky. Contact 020 6689 0800 for bookings.
When: 12.00 pm – 1.00 am, May 19
Where: The Irish House, 2nd Floor, Phoenix Market City, Viman Nagar
Mango Dessert Masterclass at The Sassy Spoon
Take your dessert-making skills to the next level with this Masterclass, hosted by The Sassy Spoon’s own Pastry Chef, Pravin. You’ll get a step-by-step demonstration of delectable desserts such as the mango cheesecake, mango tiramisu, and a mango coconut tart. This interactive class will also allow for socializing and indulging in complimentary refreshments. Tickets are priced at INR 349 (+taxes) and you can contact +91 76662 22111 to book yours.
When: 4.00 pm – 6.00 pm, May 19
Where: The Sassy Spoon
LOL Stars ft Mojomaximus: Rohan Joshi & Ashish Shakya
Hosted by Gursimran Khamba, with a special appearance by Sapan Verma – catch comedy bigwigs Rohan Joshi and Ashish Shakya tickle your funny-bone! Tickets are priced at INR 499 and you can get yours here.
When: 5.45 pm – 7.30 pm, May 20
Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Hall, Camp
The CoCo Market by Wagabond Chefs
‘The Conscious Community Market’ – aka ‘The Coco Market’, is ‘a growing community of conscious producers and consumers, working together towards a cleaner and greener Pune’. Here, you can load up on eco-friendly products like stationery, bags, books, personal and home care products; as well as organic groceries like fresh produce, grains, dals, spices, oil, eggs, honey, etc. that are ideal for maintaining a sustainable lifestyle.
When: 4.30 pm – 8.30 pm, May 20
Where: Monalisa Kalagram, Koregaon Park