The Mumbai Minute: Plan your weekend in 60 seconds

Feb 17, 2017, 09:27 IST | The Guide Team

Learn the challenges involved with climbing Mount Everest. The Himalayan Club's 90th year anniversary event will see the likes of leading climbers such as Doug Scott, Leo Houlding and Malik sisters...

High on adrenaline
sat, feb 18 & sun, feb 19 Learn the challenges involved with climbing Mount Everest. The Himalayan Club's 90th year anniversary event will see the likes of leading climbers such as Doug Scott, Leo Houlding and Malik sisters, all of whom have scaled the summit and are globally recognised names in the industry. There will also be screenings of a few short movies on mountaineering.

TIME: 3 pm to 8 pm
AT: KC College, Churchgate.
CALL: 24912829
COST: Rs 200 (includes snacks)

Live acts
today, feb 17 Catch The Other People live as they play some golden oldies and new music. As you tap your foot to the music, snack on Luna Nudo Burger Shots, Spicy Chicken Sule Kebab, Fritto Misto, House Smoked Charcuterie Platter, or sip on innovative infusion cocktails.

TIME: 10.30 pm onwards
AT: Luna Nudo, level 37, The St Regis, Lower Parel.
CALL: 9920939744

Soul sounds
sat, feb 18 Spend your evening listening to some Soul, Funk, and Disco presented by Dutch house and techno DJ Thee J Johanz with music journalist Abhi Meer known for his Detroit techno, Classic and Disco sounds.

TIME: 9 pm onwards
AT: Bonobo, second floor, Kenilworth Mall, Phase 2, off Linking Road, Bandra (W).
CALL: 26055050

Cosmic vibrations
till sat, feb 18 Check out at an exhibition featuring artist Bhiva Punekar's latest series, which explores the relevance of the five elements — Earth, Water, Fire, Air and Space. He has attempted to show the grandeur of the cosmic gallery.

TIME: 11 am to 7 pm
AT: Kamalnayan Bajaj Art Gallery, Nariman Point.
CALL: 8424999698

Peak talk
today This weekend, listen to actor-director-producer Rahul Bose talk about his upcoming film, Poorna, the biopic of the youngest girl in history to climb Mount Everest. He will take you through the challenges of donning multiple hats.

TIME: 5.30 pm
AT: Kitab Khana, Fort.

Knead to know
sat, feb 18 Learn how to make perfect, artisan-style doughnuts at a class titled You Knead Donuts. On the menu are Gooey Dark Chocolate Ganache Donuts, White Chocolate Drizzle Donuts, Rich Dark Chocolate Donuts and Cinnamon Sugar Donuts. Prepare an assorted box to gift someone or just munch on them for breakfast.

TIME: 10 am to 2 pm
AT: Cakesmiths, second floor, Jatia Chambers, 60, Dr VB Gandhi Marg, Kala Ghoda.
CALL: 30213333 (registration closes 24 hours prior to the class)
COST: Rs 4,203

Tribute to gods
tonight Enjoy a dance presentation that is an ode to Lord Shiva. The evening will feature performances by Bharatanatyam exponent Pavitra Bhat (in pic), and Kathak danseuse Anuj Mishra.

TIME: 7 pm onwards
AT: Experimental Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point.
CALL 8424999698
COST: Rs 180 to Rs 400

Food & Drink
Wine and dine
today Sip on homemade wines at the fifth edition of Celebrating India's Finest, an evening recognising winners of the 2017 Indian Wine Consumer Choice Awards. Wineries will showcase their winners, and there will be appetisers curated by chef Rakhi Vaswani and a selection of Pascati chocolates to feast on.

TIME: 7.30 pm to 11.30 pm
AT: Artisan, Sofitel Mumbai BKC.
CALL: 9820698883
COST: Rs 2,000

Gambler's brunch
sun, feb 19 Attend a casino-themed brunch with a Las Vegas-styled casino vibe. Dig into themed cakes, enjoy the live music and if you need to cool off, access the swimming pool too.

TIME: 12 pm to 4 pm
AT: Asian Kitchen, Four Points by Sheraton, Plot 39/1, Sector 30A, Vashi.
CALL: 8879788892
COST: Rs 1,050 plus taxes (non-alcoholic brunch), Rs 1,400 plus taxes(alcoholic brunch)

Deal with the weekend

Garage sale
sun, feb 19 Shop your heart out at a garage sale selling preloved clothes and bags, discounted handbags by designer Diana Linda, and Down 2 Hearth’s organic vegan food.

TIME: 10.30 am to 1 pm
AT: South Holme Bungalow Compound, Santacruz (W).
LOG ON TO: down2hearth on Facebook

Wrestle and win
sat, feb 18 & sun, feb 19 Take part in the e-gaming tournament of WWE 2K17 Road to WrestleMania organised by E-xpress Interactive and 2K Games. The winner of the finals will get a ticket to Florida to watch WrestleMania 33 live and a cash prize.

TIME: 11 am onwards at Oberoi Mall, Goregaon
CALL: 42312100

Try your luck
till feb 21 As part of their first anniversary celebrations, you can flirt with lady luck. Choose three cards from a special deck and you could win special treats and offers — dishes for `111, three beers or wines for rs 11 or three cocktails for Rs 111.

TIME: 7 pm onwards
AT: Lighthouse Cafe outlets in Khar and Worli.
CALL: 9987232423

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