City on a cycle
10 pm to 5 am Are you yet to explore Mumbai at midnight? Here’s a unique chance to try it on a cycle, with Mumbai Rangers’ midnight cycle tour. It starts tonight from Regal Cinema at Colaba Causeway.
Cycle to the Gateway of India, ride through the Queen’s Necklace, up to Worli Sea Face and back to Marine Drive. You will be provided with a cycle for the ride as well as refreshments along the way.
On: Today to May 31
Starting point: Regal Cinema, Colaba.
Call: 8879418581 (for registrations)
Cost: Rs 750 (per head)
A Jewish discovery
4 pm Explore Mumbai’s Jewish heritage with Seek Sherpa’s local tour. Learn about the Sassoon docks, the Kenesseth Eliyahoo Synagogue, the David Sassoon Library as well as the Magen David Synagogue in Byculla.
On: May 31
Starting point: Hotel Celeste, opposite Sassoon Dock, Colaba.
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Memories from Mumbra
5 pm Participate in Moments Shoot’s photo walk that will be conducted at Mumbra Devi Temple post sunset. The temple is nestled in the Parsik Hill at Mumbra, in Thane district. It can be reached after climbing several dozen steps. Capture the rock temple once its lit-up as well as the city’s skyline from the hilltop.
On: May 31
Starting point: Outside Mumbra (E) station.
Zumba all the way
10.15 am to 11.15 am Kick-start your weekend with a Zumba workshop conducted by instructor Ruth Gabriel at F2 Fitness. Enjoy an exercise routine comprising of Zumba moves along with hypnotic Latin rhythms.
At: Fifth floor, Pinnacle house, PD Hinduja Road, Khar (W).
Entry: Free (prior registration compulsory)
A Japanese summer
12.30 pm to 2.30 pm Try out a special summer menu inspired by Hanami, Japan’s Cherry Blossom Festival. Enjoy dishes like Sakura Wood-Smoked Pumpkin Soup and Cold Smoke Kampachi Sashimi, among others.
From Monday to Saturday (dinner between 7.30 pm to 11 pm) At The Guppy Pop-Up at Olive, Mahalaxmi Race Course.
A peasant’s tale
8.30 pm Watch Quasar Thakore Padamsee’s A Peasant of El Salvador, as part of blueFROG’s Theatre at the Frog. The play follows the story of a peasant called Jesus, and his family in El Salvador in the 1970s; the plot resembles India in the 2000s.
On: May 31 AT Mathuradas Mills Compound, Lower Parel.
Up your quirk quotient
11 am to 7.30 pm Head to a courtyard sale and avail of discounts on a range of quirky products, from trendy mobile covers to bar accessories, apparel, home décor and jewellery.
At: Bliss, Plot number 180, Aram Nagar Part 1, Fisheries University Road, 7 Bungalows, Versova, Andheri (W).
Shop for a cause
11 am to 7 pm Scour through closets to find home-décor and gifting items, Western and ethnic designer wear for women, men and babies, affordable art, books, stationery and more at an event hosted by Back Alley’s Thrift Shop, a not-for-profit initiative that supports the Rotary Sanskardham Academy and the BSPCA.
On: Today and May 31
At: Cafe Nemo, 329/A, Thadani House, opposite Indian Coast Guard, Worli.
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