Event Listings

Events in Pune 19th December

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[divider ]20th December, Friday[/divider]

Asha ke Rang

Asha Ke Rang, a musical programme of Asha Bhosale’s songs presented by singer Madhura Datar.
Where: Yashwantrao Chavan Natyagruha, Kothrud Near Shivaji Statue, Kothrud, Karve Road, Pune
Time: 9:30pm onward
Contact: 02025395232, 02025390042

Gholat Ghol

Gholat Ghol, a Marathi play featuring actors Sanjay Narvekar and Ramesh Bhatkar.
Where: Bal Gandharva Rang Mandir, Deccan Gymkhana , Jangali Maharaj Road, Pune
Time: 9:30pm onward
Contact: 02025532959

Friday Night live

I.V Studio present’s Manefus live. Dishing out alternative experimental rock. Walk in free and catch your favourite beers on tap.
Where: Irish Village, 81 – 82, Ganeshbaug , Koregaon Park, Pune
Time: 8pm onward
Contact: 02065228686, 02065220918

Spiritual Splendour

Spiritual Splendour is an exclusive solo exhibition of paintings by Bhiva Punekar. Using poster acrylic and metal colors mostly on canvas and paper, he has artistically adorned the present series to highlight the relevance of Shakti – power of the cosmos with reference to the spirit of eternity. The highlight of his latest series is the dominance of vivid contour of spirituality and rhythm.
Where: The Renaissance,Creativity Redefined, 13 Bhubaneshwar Society Above Gandhi Clinic , Aundh, Baner Road, Pune
Time: 11am to 6:30pm
Contact: 9822008816
[divider ]21st December, Saturday[/divider]

Caravan – Pathway: Understanding Creativity and Creative Writing

Be it a routine work in your garden or nanotechnology in a lab – every work demands and utilises creativity. What’s a life that’s bland? Creativity adds colours to our lives. If you want to understand creativity and the creative process better, if you’re an artist who is still exploring your skills, then attend this session conducted by FableryTM Publications. Panellists are Harsh Agarwal, Nethra A, Sarang Mahajan and Pooja Wanpal.
Topics that will be covered in their discussion are as follows:
• Understanding creativity in the domains of Visual Arts and Creative Writing.
• Understanding and enhancing the creative process.
• Exercises on creativity.
• Life Cycle of a Novel.
Register at:
Note: Pagdandi will be sponsoring free beverages to all the participants.
Where: Pagdandi, Shop No. 6, Regent Plaza -Pashan Link Road , Baner, Pune
Time: 3pm to 6pm
Contact: 7755908525, 9167878525

Workshop on eggless cakes and cookies

cakesThe following recipes will be demonstrated –
• Chocolate sponge cake
• Plain sponge cake (only this cake will be made made using ready mix so as to give you an idea how ready mixes work)
• Black forest and pineapple icing
• How to make icing roses, borders etc using nozzles
• Chocolate Muffins
• Shrewsbury Biscuits
• Coconut cookies
• Pinwheel cookies
• Chocolate chip Cookies
Where: Rajuls Cooking Classes, Sanghvi Bungalow, Shivaji Nagar, Pune
Time: 1pm to 4:15pm
Fees: Rs. 800
Contact: 9766622662

Geeton ka safar

Geeton Ka Safar, a musical programme of performances by more than 100 artists.
Where: Ganesh Kala Krida Mandir, Swargate, Pune
Time: 10:30am onwards
Contact: 02024447712
[divider ]22nd December, Sunday[/divider]

Jaago Mohan Pyaare

A Marathi play featuring actor comedian Siddharth Jadhav will be staged. The play has been written and directed by Priyadarshan Jadhav.
Where: Ram Krishna More Auditorium, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Pune
Time: 12:30pm onwards
Contact: 02027357020


Idea Jalsa- Music for the soul


The largest platform for Indian Music presents the stars of Pune. Sanjeev Abhyankar, Arati Ankalikar Tikekar, Sawani Shende Sathaye and Rahul Deshpande will be the star performers of the event.
Where: Pune Municipal Grounds, Central Avenue Road, Kalyani Nagar, Pune
Time: 5:30pm onwards

Hill Hunt


A race with a difference- walking, running, trekking, and adventure activities!
Race Format:
Open Mix: One Male, One Female Team, Distance: 18 to 20 kms
Open All Men: both team mates Male, Distance: 18 to 20 kms
Amateur Mix: One Male, One Female Team, Distance: 8 to 10 kms
Amateur All Men: both team mates Male, Distance: 8 to 10 kms
Amateur All Women: both team mates Female, Distance: 8 to 10 kms
Team structure:
Each team must consist of two participants.
All team members must be above the age of 15. Participants below the age of 18 need to produce a consent letter from guardian/parent.
Time keeping:
There will be time-control points along the course of the race.
Each team will be made aware of the time-control points.
Each team is required to report to the designated time-control points as mentioned in the race map.
The race map will be given to the teams at the start of the race.
Mandatory kit:
Water as per the requirement. We recommend carrying at least 1 litre per member.
Note: This is a self-supported race. There will be no support for water or food along the way. Please add items to the kit in addition to those listed above as per your need.
Required documents:
Birth date proof
ID proof
Two photos per member
Self-declaration form for every participant
Consent form in case a participant is between the age of 15 to 18.
You can submit the documents during the briefing before the race
Total prizes worth Rs. 1,00,000/- to the winners!
Every finisher in every category gets a Finisher’s Medal!
Where: Jumping Gorilla Behind Banjara Hills, Near PMC water tank., Chandani Chowk, Kothrud Pune-38
Time: 6am onwards
Fees: Rs. 800/-per team for Open Category
Rs. 500/- per team for Amateur Category
Contact: 094 20 482662,

The Cake Festival at Tarta at DoubleTree by Hilton

DSC9981The Cake festival at DoubleTree by Hilton is on for the entire month of December. Tarta which means ‘cakes’ in Spanish, is located at the lobby level, and is the perfect goodie-den to discover an assortment of gourmet baked goodies, a range of artisan breads, Chef’s signature designer cakes and sinfully scrumptious desserts to choose from for the festive season.
Tarta has a lot of exciting offers for its patrons & esteemed guests:
1. Happy hours from 4 PM onward till 9 PM, 30% off on all cakes and desserts.
2. Order in excess of Rs 2000 at Tarta and get a 300 gm Christmas special plum cake free.
3. Guests dining at Level 12 / Linear / 3 Spices get flat 50 % off on their next visit to Tarta upon producing previous bill.
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Pune-Chinchwad, C-32 MIDC, Tata Motors Road, Chinchwad, Pune
Time: 91-20-67313333