Event Listings

Weekend Planner Guide: August 28

The Punekar’s handy weekend planner guide is back. Here’s the list of events taking place in the city that can transform your weekend. Go ahead, read and take your pick to enjoy a fun-filled weekend…

The weekend is here again and the it is the time to unwind, enjoy, have a blast and spend some quality time with close ones…
[divider ]August 29, Friday[/divider]

Setting the beat

DJ Atul will play a set designed to get party animals dancing. His music will be accompanied by good food and some unique cocktails.
Where: Terttulia
Time: 9 pm onwards
[divider ]August 30, Saturday[/divider]

Pepsi MTV Indies Live presents Spud in the Box

The alt rock band from Bombay is getting their tight energetic live sets to High Spirits. A perfect balance between intricate musical arrangements and catchy melodies, Spud in the Box is going to start your weekend with a bang!
Their E.P. “Attention Please”, produced by national award winner K.J Singh, got the band numerous awards and nominations like Best Rock Band, Best Produced Album, Best Indie Song, Best Rock Album, Best pop Album, Best Debut, Best Emerging Act at the Radio City Freedom Awards, the IRA awards, the GIMA awards and the Jack Daniels Rock Awards.
Where: High Spirits
Time: 9 pm onwards

Quiz revolution

IILS Quiz Club will host a state-level inter-college quiz competition. The registration form is available on or at the venue. For more information, write to College students in teams of two with valid identity cards will be allowed to participate.
Where: Pandit Auditorium, ILS Law College, Law College Road
Contact: 9689950096
[divider ]August 31, Sunday[/divider]

Climbing Basics – Indoor Workshop

Learn the basics of rock climbing. The workshop will include types of knots, types of climbs, basic techniques, fitness requirements and equipment information.
Where: Rock Aliens Climbing Gym, Model Colony
Time: 6:30 am – 10:30 am
Minimum Age: 10 Years
Fee: Rs. 650
Contact: 9822128247, 9822873370

Ganesh Festival Walk

There are a number of Ganesh mandals or temples in Pune, but there are 5 most important idols which have a specific place in the collective consciousness of people because of their history and significance. These are the मानाचे पाच (Respected Five) Ganapati idols or temples in Pune. These also have the honour of being the foremost during the immersion procession (Visarjan). Join The Western Routes to visit the old city and the ‘Manache Paach’ Ganpati temples while you gorge on some ukdiche modak and take blessings from Lord Ganesh!
Fee: Rs. 500 per head
For the precise time and schedule contact: Jayesh (9011040773) or Shruti (9028324589).