The second weekend of May has various events, most planned around Mother’s Day, which is Sunday, May 11. Here’s a list of some of the best events happening in the city, which includes the Sunday events for Mother’s Day, so you can plan an amazing weekend and also make plans with your dearest mommy on her special day!
[divider ]Friday. May 9[/divider]
The Bollywood Special Night
Revolve invites Fashionista, Boutiques, Designers, Retail store owners, Fashion Photographers, Models, Hair & MakeUp artist, Salon owners, Bloggers & Exhibitors to talk about the concept, the elements of the project, present scenario & future association benefits. Ideas on how designers, salons owners and other artists would get fame, branding, visibility and business opportunities with The Fashion Diaries.
The Bollywood Special Night on Friday, with artists DJ Deep, DJ Abhishek and DJ Garry. Entry for couples and girls only.
Where: La Terrazza, Hyatt Regency Pune, Nagar Road, Pune
Time: 7 pm onwards
100 Pipers Vh1 Sound Nation
The event will witness 28 artists and bands performat 23 gigs over a span of 10 days starting on May 2, all culminating into the India’s premier music awards night on May 11, 2014. ‘100 Pipers Vh1 Sound Nation’ will travel the country with its music entourage of 28 of the biggest Indian artists and bands. Dualist Inquiry and Nucleya will be performing in the Pune edition.
Where: Penthouze Nightlife, 13th Floor, Rooftop, Onyx Tower, North Main Road, Koregaon Park, Pune
Contact: 02066886688, 8888074442
Week-long celebrations for Mother’s Day
Special people in our lives deserve to have special moments! Mother’s Day is around the corner and Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan is celebrating an entire week dedicated to the lovely mothers. MoMo Café, the all day dining restaurant, will offer a week long promotion for all mothers as well as their families. Every mother dining at Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan can avail a special discount of 50% off on the buffet rate. During weekends, the offer extends to the entire family if they are accompanied by their mother. Every mother will also get a lucky voucher which they can avail in their next visit.
Where: MoMo Café, Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan
Till: May 11, Sunday
Delightful Mango Festival
It’s the MANGO season!!! Come celebrate it with us and enjoy the true essence of MANGOES with a delicious platter of MANGO goodies ranging from thandathanda cool cool KAIRI PANNA, yummy MANGO ice cream, AAM RAS PURI, KAIRI PULAO, AAM KI LAUNGI and much more at Sanskruti-the Cultural Garden Restaurant.
Till: Friday, May 30
Where: Sanskruti – The Cultural Garden Restaurant, Opp.Indian Oil Corporation, Sholapur Highway,Loni Kalbhor,Pune 21
Time: Monday to Friday – 5:30pm to 10:30pm
Saturday & Sunday- 10:30am to 3:30pm & 5:30pm to 10:30pm
Price: Rs 550/- per head (adult)
Rs 350/-per head (child bet 3′ – 4.5′)
below 3’ : entry free
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Kundalika River Marathon
Kundalika River/Kolad is 110 km from Mumbai and 100 km from Pune on the Mumbai-Pavel-Goa highway. This place is renowned for being the adventure hub and White Water Rafting on Kundalika River. One can participate in Half Marathon, 10K, 5K & 3K.
Attractive prizes for the winners in 5K, 10K and Half Marathon. Seniors and Women prizes also.
Saturday 10 May
11 AM – 3 PM Expo (No bibs issued after 3PM)
12:30 pm Lunch
5:00PM: Start of the Half Marathon (21.1 km) and 15 Km
5:30 PM: Start of the 10Km
6:00 PM: Start of the 5Km and 3Km
[ Note: headlight/hand-held Light required, it is an evening run.]
9 PM Full Moon dance and dinner party
Camp fire and star gazing
OPTIONAL PROGRAM SCHEDULE
For the participants staying overnight at the resort
Sunday, 11th May, 2014
7:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM White water rafting
10:00 AM Kayaking, Zip line/Flying Fox
12:00 noon Lunch
Contact: 9923794149, 8275203700, 9370015930, 9595344500
The Best new party destination in town is just getting better. This weekend, they present the Saturday Slam with DJ Deep !!
Couple: Rs. 1800
Stag: Rs. 800 (Ladies Only)
Where: Linear, Double Tree by Hilton, 1st Floor , Pimpri, Chinchwad, Pune
Forty years ago Prof. Vasant Kanetkar’s play ‘Beimaan’ was staged by reputed Marathi actor Satish Dubhashi. Suyog Group has revived ‘Beimaan’ presenting Sharad Ponkshe and Tushar Dalvi opposite each other.
Director: Mangesh Kadam.
Story: Vasant Kanetkar
Cast: Sharad Ponkshe, Tushar Dalvi, Sheetal kshirsagar, Ajay Tillu
Where: Bal Gandharva Rang Mandir, JM Road, Pune
Time: 5 pm onwards
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A treat for all the Mothers
Make her feel special and let her know what she means to you! Come to The Square at Novotel Pune for an extravagant brunch offering sumptuous live food counters and an array of Indian & International delicacies. Groove to the live music while your kids enjoy at the special kids’ zone with activities like tattoo making, face painting, jumping jack. You can also enjoy family time at an outdoor swimming pool on the 2nd floor at an additional Rs. 100 per person only.
Where: The Square, Novotel Pune, Viman Nagar
Time: 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Price: Rs. 999 plus taxes (Without alcohol) per person, Rs. 1350 plus taxes (With alcohol) per person
Mother’s Day celebration at Atmosphere 6!
This Mother’s Day, show your mommy dearest how much you love her by taking her to Atmosphere 6. Let our chefs treat her to assortment of world cuisine such as Indian, Oriental, and Greek, while the rooftop lounge will offer a special discount of 15% to all the families who are accompanied by the lady of the family! So take your mother to Atmosphere 6 to enjoy a breezy evening complete with spectacular food and drinks!
Where: Spoon Bistro Bar, Atmosphere 6, Viman Nagar, Pune
Time: 5:00 pm until mid-night
Mother’s Day Celebration at Hyatt Pune
Enjoy an eclectic mix of flavors at the exclusive Mother’s Day Brunch at Eighty Eight & Baan Tao at Hyatt Pune. To honor the Mothers we have an exciting offer, wherein one mother on every table gets the brunch free! Relish a wide range of grills, wood fire pizzas and Oriental live stations in a contemporary and relaxed environment with unlimited beverages and live entertainment. For those with a sweet tooth, indulge in our wide range of desserts. The lovely ladies – the beautiful moms can also avail another exciting offer; Book a Spa therapy for 11th May 2014 and get a complimentary Facial.
Where: Hyatt Pune, Kalyani Nagar
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Contact: +91 20 41411234
Rejoice this Mother’s Day at Le Meridien Pune!
The hotel will be pampering the taste buds of all mothers with a wide variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian soups and starters such as Risotto Aronchini, Bouche alla Reine, and Fattayer Sabanegh amongst many others. The main course will include dishes such as Ocean Pie, Herbed mousse stuff chicken with pepper compote, Beef Steak alla Zingara and much more. For all the children accompanying their special ladies will get an opportunity to taste dishes like Rumbo in the Jungle Chicken pita, Slime line pita pocket, Belgian waffles and much more. The lovely brunch will conclude on a sweet note with desserts like Steamed Mango Cheese cake, Crunchy apple Cinnamon and more. It does not stop here. Le Meridien will also be gifting every mother with a complimentary surprise!
Where: Favola, Le Meridien Pune
Time: 12:00 -3:30 pm
Price: Rs. 1395/- inclusive of Taxes
Contact: Devendra: 9764642870; Shamma: 83008842494
Treat Your Mum to to a Sunday Brunch
This Mother’s Day, it’s time to pamper your mum. Give them a day off from their chores, don’t let them cook! Instead, treat them to the best Sunday brunch in town, at MoMo Café, the all-day restaurant at Courtyard by Marriott Pune City Centre. The Chefs will lay out a spread of assorted breads, cold cuts and cheeses, soups and salads, chaat, live food counters, Indian and western main course dishes and indulgent desserts. As a Mother’s Day special, MoMo Café is offering a 50% discount on the Sunday Brunch and dinner buffet on 11th May 2014. For the little ones, there will be a jumping castle, magic shows, balloon art and pottery stalls to keep them occupied so the mums can enjoy themselves!
Where: MoMo Cafe, Courtyard by Marriott Pune City Centre, Bund Garden Road, Pune
Time: 12:30 pm – 4 pm (Sunday Brunch) and dinner 7.30 pm onwards