Go and do: Activities and events around Mumbai
A treat for mom
7 pm Cafe Mangii gives you a chance to say thank you to your mom in a special way. Give her a break from the kitchen and head to Cafe Mangii for a delicious family meal where mothers can dine for free.
This specially created four course set meal is priced at 699 plus taxes (with fresh lime/Ice Tea) and `799 plus taxes per person (with Sangria). For moms accompanied with their family, Café Mangii will forego their meal cost.
At: Cafe Mangii, Khar (W) and Powai.
12 pm Brewbot has organised a Mother’s Day special Sunday brunch. There will be dessert pop-ups by Caramella and The Protein Bake Shop and brunch classics like Scotch Eggs, Waffles, Boozy Milkshakes and more.
At: G-01 & 101, Morya Landmark 1, off New Link Road, Andheri (W).
12 pm to 4 pm Renaissance Mumbai is celebrating Mother’s Day in association with Secret Indian Recipe with R Home Secrets over the month. They have handpicked six chefs who will whip up homecooked meals every Sunday. This week, you can savour Kadwe Valachi Usal (a popular Maharashtrian dish) by home-chef Varsha Dangrikar.
On: Every Sunday on Lake View Cafe, Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel, Powai.
A new form of Ikebana
11 am to 7.30 pm Mala Agarwal, a practitioner of the Japanese art of Ikebana flower arrangement, is showcasing innovative exhibits made using dried and coloured materials.
Till: May 15 (shut on Sunday)
At: Shray The Store, Raghuvanshi Mills, Lower Parel.
11 am to 9 pm High Street Phoenix is hosting a Parkinson’s awareness drive which will include physical and cognitive skill testing activities, including handwriting analysis.
At: High Street Phoenix, opposite PVR Cinema, Lower Parel.
Unplugged night at Indigo
10 pm Head to Indigo for foot-tapping live music, delectable bar snacks and signature drinks. Swing by for a performance by Zarir, Garth, Gavin and Atish of the popular Mumbai band — The Other People.
At: Indigo, 4 Mandlik Road, Colaba.
Trip to Khanderi
Privilege Hospitality Events is organising this season’s last weekend trip to Khanderi (Kanhoji Angre Island). Located 5 km off Thal/Kihim and 20 km south of Mumbai, Khanderi along with its twin sea fort Underi formed the major fortification along the Maharashtra coast. Last date for registration is May 12.
On: May 17
Log on to: www.privilegehospitality.com
Chor Bazaar Photo Walk
8 am The Chor Bazaar Photo Walk is a walk designed by Photo Konnect where participants will learn how to improve visual awareness while shooting on the street. Post the walk, they will move towards Colaba for breakfast. Ideal for cellphone camera, compact camera, SLR, and DSL-R users.
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