Delhi to Mumbai
12 noon to 6 pm Delhi girl Garima Goel, who calls herself a certified Baniya, born and brought up in Old Delhi, has organised a special event where you can eat gol gappe, kachori sabzi, chole and unlimited Delhi chat while shopping for mini hand-pulled rickshaws and bangles.
On: January 26
At: The Tribe, 72 C Aaram nagar 1, near Daljit Gym, opposite Dhan building, 7 Bungalows, Andheri (W).
Entry: Rs 500
Themed around the tri colour, this buffet, includes dishes such as Veg Tiranga Kabab, Gosht Tirangi Platter, Carrot Pokchoi, Chinese Cabbage Kungpao, Triveni Dal, Green Peas Makai Pulao and more.
On: January 26
At: Jeon Eatery, Sea Princess Hotel, ground floor, Juhu Tara Road.
Cost: Rs 1,300 plus taxes
Tribute to Bhimsen Joshi
8.30 pm Attend Surotsav — a tribute to Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, which will feature Hindustani Classical vocalist Anand Bhate (in pic) from the Kirana Gharana and Rahul Deshpande from the Patiala Gharana.
On: January 24 AT Swatantraveer Sawarkar Sabhagriha, Dadar (W).
Tickets: www.bookmyshow.com and at Maharashtra Watch Company, Dadar (W).
Music by the sea
Celebrate the weekend by the sea at Naariyal Paani music festival, which will see talented Indian and international names. Some of the artistes performing are Vasuda Sharma, Feyago, The Ska Vengers, Begum, Prateek Kuhad, ZAP, Laxmi Bomb, Nicholson, Ranjit and the ambassadors, and others.
On: Today and January 24
At: Morapada, Rewas Road, 6 km / 20 min from Mandwa Jetty, Alibaug.
Pedal through the city
6 am Make the most of the Republic Day holiday by cycling from Bandra to Worli Seaface, and back.
On: January 26 by Some Place Else
Entry: Rs 560, includes cycle rental, safety and snack box
A special brunch
12 noon to 4 pm Attend a brunch that will include dishes from across India including Appam with Stew, Pindi Chole, Malwani Fish Curry, Mutton Rogan Josh, Motichoor Laddoo and other mithais.
On: January 26 At Seven Kitchens, Level 9M, The St. Regis, Lower Parel.
Cost: Rs 2,800 onwards
Fancy dress competition
Till 8 pm This Republic Day, coax your kid to dress as their favourite national leader and stand a chance to win a prize. Pamper yourself at their spa that’s offering 26% discount on services.
On: January 26 At Millk, Kamala Mills, Lower Parel.
The ‘before’ party
11 am onwards Call all your drinking buddies, as The Bar Terminal will be serving all domestic beverages at `66 (for 30 ml). DJ Parth will play some funky tunes.
On: January 25 AT The Bar Terminal, next to Bombay Stock Exchange, Fort.
Republic Day bonanza
Bliss, a store that stocks knick knacks, accessories and apparel is offering 26% off.
At: Fisheries University Road, Versova, Andheri (W).
A discounted ride
Book tickets for EsselWorld online for January 26 and get 40% off.
Till: January 25
Log on to: www.esselworld.in/offers.html#republicDayOffer