The Mumbai Minute: Plan your weekend in 60 seconds
Catch a play, Bandish 20 – 20000HZ, which is the story of a nautanki artiste and a baithak singer reliving their glory days. The music has been composed by Shubha Mudgal. Plus other events and activities
Watch a musical
Catch a play, Bandish 20 – 20000HZ, which is the story of a nautanki artiste and a baithak singer reliving their glory days. The music has been composed by Shubha Mudgal.
TIME: 4 pm and 7.30 pm
AT: NCPA, Nariman Point.
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ENTRY:âÂÂÂÂRs 300 onwards
Twist with Lever
Revisit the golden era of comedy inâÂÂÂÂIndia at a stand-up performance by Johnny Lever. He made you laugh in films and shows, back when stand-up comedy wasn't as popular as it is today. He is known for his roles in films like Love Ke Liye Kuch BhiâÂÂÂÂKarega and Deewana Mastana.
TIME 8.30 pm
AT: Savitribai Phule Natyagruha, MIDC, Dombivali (E).
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ENTRY: Rs 200 onwards
Attend a three-hour calligraphy workshop conducted by Dimple Pandhi, who runs her own e-commerce website that designs name plates, customised gifts and jewellery.
No prior calligraphy experience is required to sign up for this workshop.
TIME: 4 pm
AT: Grandmama's Cafe, Hotel Royal Garden, Juhu.
COST: Rs 1,200 onwards
Get close to the wild
Attend a photography exhibition titled Motions and Emotions of the Wild by wildlife photographer Dr Avanish Rajan. He will display his latest collection of snapshots showcasing animals and birds in their natural habitat.
TIME: 11 am to 6 pm
AT: The Photographic Society of India, Saheb Building, DNâÂÂÂÂRoad, Fort.
Swing to the trio
Catch the tunes of 3Stylers, a unique trio whose musical prowess blends Funk, Soul, Blues, Jazz and Swing elements. The band comprises Ryan Sadri (saxophone), Uri Solanki (keyboard and turntables) and Karan Joseph (drums).
TIME: 9 pm onwards
AT: Bonobo, second floor, Kenilworth Mall,âÂÂÂÂBandra (W).
Cook like a pro
Learn the art of Modern Indian cooking from one of its masters. Michelin-starred chef Vineet Bhatia will teach you how to rustle up a starter, main course and dessert.
TIME: 3.30 pm onwards
AT: Ziya, The Oberoi Trident,âÂÂÂÂNarimanâÂÂÂÂPoint.
For reservations, CALL: 66326210
COST: Rs 4,000 plus taxes
Try Anglo-Indian treats
Tuck into an Anglo-Indian feast whipped up by home chef Pia Promina. The meal includes Mulligatawny Soup, Duck Roast with Coconut Gravy, Pork Vindaloo and Meat Jhaal Firezi, and other non-vegetarian dishes. End the meal with a Steamed Pudding with Custard.
TIME: 1 pm onwards
AT: 1B Anand Court, Dr Raghunath Marg, Bandra (W).
COST: Rs 1,600
Paint with your father
If you're looking for something fun to do with your dad on Father's Day, why not attend a Father's Day Special painting party with him? Unleash your creativity on a canvas as you sip on a drink and tuck into snacks. You could even gift him your masterpiece at the end of it.
TIME: 4 pm to 6 pm
AT: Woodside Inn, Lower Parel.
COST: Rs 1,850
Amble through a forest
Set out on an easy trek through Sanjay Gandhi National Park. A naturalist will guide you along and share interesting facts about the forest, its flora and fauna. At the highest point, you can enjoy a view of three lakes.
TIME: 7.15 am onwards meeting point Main gate, SGNP, Borivali (E).
COST: Rs 1,450
Down free shots
saturday Ladies, it's time to step out and leave your worries behind. Unwind and uplift your spirits at a Little Black Dress Night. For women in little black dresses, shots will be served on the house. You can also tuck into some bar bites and quirky drinks from the menu.
TIME: 10 pm onwards
AT: Matahaari, Level IV, The Atria Mall, Dr Annie Besant Road, Worli.
ENTRY: Rs 4,000 couple; Rs 3,000 stag (full cover); free for ladies and by guest list.
Hit a theme park with dad
Saturday & sunday Gift your childhood hero a day full of laughter and thrill. This Father's Day, head to an amusement park and enjoy a discount on entry tickets based on your dad's age. So, if he is 50 years old, he gets a 50 per cent cashback. There will be fun games and shows to indulge in.
TIME: 10 am onwards
AT: Adlabs Imagica, Khopoli Pali Road, off Mumbai-Pune Expressway
Try your luck
SuNday This Father's Day, after your meal at this European Deli, ask your father to pick out a coupon from the jar placed at the table. The coupons hold discounts on your meal, ranging from 10 per cent to 30 per cent.
TIME: 11.30 am to 1 am
AT: Cafe Mangii outlets in Khar and Powai.
CALL: 26498100 (Khar)
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