It's all about women
The Guide offers a checklist of events to celebrate Women's Day in style
Groove to the lady DJs
> Oak Lounge is hosting DJ Kary, India’s first-ever female DJ (the first female in India to become a professional DJ), who will be spinning tracks for all the ladies out there. So, ladies put on your dancing shoes, come celebrate and have an evening of non-stop fun.
On: March 8, 9 pm to 1.30 am
At: Oakwood Premier Pune, 81 Mundhwa, Koregaon Park Annexe.
> DJ Smita will spin rocking numbers that will have the women hit the dance floor on Women’s Day. The playlist includes tracks by Madonna, Tina Turner, Avril Lavigne and Courtney Love.
On: March 8
At: Hard rock Cafe, Koregaon Park.
Eat your heart out
> Don the chef’s hat at Shakahari where Chef Pensiri will show you how to cook some of the best Asian vegetarian fare. Master the art of making curries and sautes. Chef Pensiri will also host a special lunch comprising the dishes cooked by you.
On: March 8, 12.30 pm onwards (followed by lunch)
At: Shakahari, Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre, SB Road.
> Vivanta by Taj Blue Diamond will feature an all-women table (minimum of four) that would be entitled for a special discount of 50% on food and beverages. This offer will be available at all the restaurants — Latitude, Grill @11, Mystic Masala and Whispering Bamboos.
From: March 8 to 10
At: Taj Vivanta, Koregaon Park.
> Sun-N-Sand is offering a 50% discount to all the ladies for the lunch buffet.
From: March 8
At: Sun-N-Sand, Boat Club.
Relax, rejuvenate and revitalise
Pamper yourself at Quan Spa, Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre where you can opt for a Marine Ocean Body Wrap and Rose Precious Milk Bath, a Lagoon Water Pebble Bath or a Signature Massage and Aromatic Pure Sleep Bath. They are also offering a complimentary 15-minute foot scrub, as a perfect end to your spa experience.
On: March 8, 9 am to 11 pm
At: Quan Spa, Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre.
Buy custom-made jewellery
> Show the special women in your life that you care by gifting them white platinum jewellery. Ranka Jewellers offers a range of bangles, bracelets, rings, earrings, pendants and more for the occasion.
At: Ranka Jewellers, Karve Road; Chinchwad; Sadashiv Peth; Hadapsar and Sinhagad Road.
> Designer Bina Goenka is offering exclusive jewellery pieces that have been made over a span of five months each. As all the pieces are original and tailor-made for the consumer, Goenka has a by-appointment-only policy.
Log on to: binagoenka.com