IPL Special Offers
Desi Special: Cheer for your favourite team as you enjoy smoked mutton chandi kebabs and spicy tandoori kalimirch chaat, coupled with beers.
Where: Masala Zone, Santhal ONGC Complex, Bandra Reclamation, Bandra (W); Call: 2645 2031
Price: Rs 150 onward; When: 11.30am to 12.30am
Exclusive Cocktails: Avail offers on cocktails and beer pitchers. Gorge on mouth-watering appetisers such as lamb meatballs and chicken wings while watching the IPL matches.
Where: The Little Door, Siddhivinayak Plaza, New Link Road, Andheri (W); Call: 2673 2527
Price: Rs 250 onward ; When: 6pm to 1.30am
Super Over Competition: Showcase your batting skills and experience the stadium environment: from live commentary and cheering spectators to legendary cricketers bowling to you, stand a chance to win a cash price of Rs25,000.
Where: Smaaash, Kamala Mills Compound, Pandurang Budhkar Marg, Lower Parel; Call: 4914 3143
Tickets: Rs 400 ; When: 11am to 12.30am
FRIDAY, MAY 13
Music: Caravan — Ghazal Safari : Attend a poetic extravaganza that will take you through the world of eminent poets including Ghalib, Kaifi and Faiz. An evening of shayari and ghazals, scripted and hosted by Neha Sharma, daughter of hindi poet, Sharad Joshi, it promises to be a hindi-literature lover’s delight.
Where: Swatantryaveer Savarkar Smarak Sabhagriha, Shivaji Park, Dadar; Call: 2445 9197
Tickets: Rs400 onward; When: 8.30pm
Art: Flashback: An exhibition by Dhiraj Patel, whose works are known for the vivid use of unusual shades such as yellow ochre and sap green which he uses to depict memories from his childhood.
Where: 100, Kalpana Building, 12th road, Khar (W); Call: 98204 60587
Entry: Free; When: 11am to 7pm
Film Screening: I am Cuba: A highly controversial film that was shut down by the Soviets during the Cold War, it is an amalgamation of four short stories, set in the days leading to the Cuban Revolution. Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov, the film is famous for its infrared photography and innovative filming techniques.
Where: Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Road, Byculla (E); Call: 2373 1234
Entry: Free; When: 6pm to 8.30pm
SATURDAY, MAY 14
Theatre: Ladies Sangeet: Written and directed by Purva Naresh, the story highlights pertinent issues like gender stereotyping, and a shift from classical to contemporary thinking. The play promises foot-tapping music and special dance numbers throughout the performance.
Where: Jamshed Bhabha Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point; Call: 6622 3737
Tickets: Rs 300 onward; When: 7.30pm
Comedy: Improv Shots: Improv Comedy Mumbai will perform an hour- long comedy session that will encompass the themes of gaming, Bollywood songs and scenes. Known for their comic timing and wit, the troupe will also welcome audience suggestions to build on the show’s content.
Where: The Hive, Huma Mansion, next to Ahmed Bakery, Khar (W); Call: 96199 62969
Tickets: Rs200 onward: When: 8.30pm
Cycling: Mumbai Midnight Cycling: Explore the coastal route of the island city on cycles that will be provided on rent at the spot. A 35km ride, this will introduce you to Mumbai in a different light altogether.
Where: Mad Over Donuts, Cusrow Baug, Colaba Causeway (assembly point); Call: 78389 84471
Tickets: Rs 1,000; When: 11.30pm
SUNDAY, MAY 15
Fitness: Boot Camp: Attend an animal pattern boot camp that will introduce you to quadrilateral movements that are used to develop core body strength. An equipment-free workout, it will take you through the simple poses that you may safely continue to follow at home.
Where: Juhu beach, next to Ramada Hotel (meeting point); Call: 4039 0300
Ticket: Rs 449 onward; When: 6.30am
Food and drinks: Mango Festival: Enjoy the king of fruits in the form of cocktails such as mango pulse (vodka, pineapple juice and homemade aam panna syrup) and raw mango-tini (gin, raw mango and chat masala). Gorge on mango-flavoured ice golas such as barf ka churmura, infused with mango and black current vodka or spiced rum.
Where: Mighty Small, Smaaash, Gate 4, Kamala Mills Compound, Lower Parel; Call: 4914 3143
Price: Rs399 onward; When: 12pm to 1am