A fun weekend is on the cards at Mumbaiâs RWITC
It is not the sound of sleigh bells, but the thunder of hooves that will accompany Santa Claus to the Mahalaxmi Racecourse this weekend
It is not the sound of sleigh bells, but the thunder of hooves that will accompany Santa Claus to the Mahalaxmi Racecourse this weekend. After two big Sundays with the Rotary and Stylecracker events, the Royal Western India Turf Club (RWITC) and the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce are hosting the tenth edition of the Christmas Fest and Racing weekend.
Look out for a German band, German food and beverages (read: beer and sausages feasts) and of course, Santa Claus. Several German companies will be associated with this carnival-like affair so one can expect an authentic experience, including an Oktoberfest beer garden.
Take your pick at the Turf Club
Friday, December 2: 6 pm to 10 pm; Mahalaxmi racecourse on the members’ lawns. Performance by German Band Die Kirch Dor Ser/ Oktoberfest games/ German food/beverages. Entry by invitation or pre-registration on www.indo-german.com; free for RWITC members.
Saturday, December 3:
3 pm to 10 pm; Christmas Fest/Petting zoo/Children’s carnival/F&B/German band. Entry by invitation or pre-registration.
Sunday, December 4: Same as Saturday, plus racing.Guests without registration have to pay entry charges to the racecourse.
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