Weekend Planner Guide June 12
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. With the Sunday being Father’s Day, there are places in Pune offering special discounts and hosting special brunches to make plans with family and your dearest dad. Also, foodies in the city will be happy to know about the Food Walk and special menu at various locations in the city. And, there’s a lot more happening. Here’s the complete list of some of the best events in the city…
[divider ]June 13, Friday[/divider]
Arabian Nights @ Four Points by Sheraton
Gorge on several mouthwatering Middle Eastern delicacies at an impressive buffet dinner and top it up with scrumptious desserts in true Arabic Style!!
Enjoy live interactive stations of Chicken Shawarma and Falafel with Pita bread, along with an array of Arabic Mezze like Hummus, Moutabel, Tabouleh, Labneh, Dolmas. Exotic Arabic desserts like Basbousa, Kanafeh, and Baklava to satiate your sweet cravings.
Where: The Eatery, Four Points by Sheraton, Nagar Road, Pune
Till: June 15, Sunday
Time: 7pm to 11pm
Contact: 020 30931031
Ultra Bar Nights
Terttulia Bar Nights bring you Anuj & Garry spinning their magic this Friday. Deep House, Tech House sounds, TT’s summer menu and refreshing fresh fruit cocktails are the summer set to get you grooving all night long!
Where: Terttuila, 393, Sanas Corner, Lane No. 5 South Main Road , Koregaon Park, Pune
Time: 9pm onwards
Contact: 0206152180, 9890994875, 9604417131
Gig-A-Bite feat Junkyard Groove
Coming Friday, Pune’s funkiest stage comes alive with JUNKYARD GROOVE – one of India’s biggest and astonishing Alternative Rock act goin Live & Exclusive for the Gig-A-Bite!
Drop by… Tune in…
Where: Euriska, Next to Koregaon Park Plaza, Koregaon Park Annexe, Pune
Time: Friday, 9pm and Saturday 12pm
Where: Arc Asia, ABC Farms, Koregaon Park, Pune
Time: 9pm onwards
[divider ]June 14, Saturday[/divider]
Breakfast & Heritage Walk Through the Old City
Get the authentic taste of Pune by visiting restaurants which have been serving delicious food for more than 60 years! No better way to spend your Saturday morning than walking through the old city and having breakfast at 4 different locations!
Locations and Menus
– Shrikrishna Bhuvan – Puneri ‘Misal’, Shira and Taak (Chhas)
– New Sweet Home – Sabudana Khichadi and a variety of laddoos
– Poona Guest House – Puran Poli, Thalipeeth & Dadpe Pohe
– Cold drink House – Mango Mastani
Meeting Point: Mahatma Phule Mandai (Tilak Road)
Time: 8:45am to 11:30am
Price: Rs. 600
Contact: Jayesh- 9011040773
Cycling to Durga Hill
Lonavala endurance is close now. To practtice for that, a cycling ride to Durga Hill is planned. The route is 27km one way.
Meeting point: Magarpatta City, South Gate
Meeting time: 5am
Moksh Live Pune
After 2 months of hibernation from recording a new EP the band is finally out for some Live Destruction and the this time its going to be Pune in the first place. Catch the band playing some new tracks from their new upcoming EP Live.
Where: Seasons Mall, Magarpatta, Pune
Time: 4pm onwards
The Stormbringer in association with Metalhead Spotted presents BLIZZARD, the first edition of TheStormbringer ‘s Metal Allegiance between Mumbai & Pune, an extreme metal fest uniting the metal fraternity of the two cities.
Where: Rastafa, Mumbai-Banglore Highway, Baner, Near Nissan Showroom, Pune
Time: 4pm onwards
[divider ]June 15, Sunday[/divider]
Father’s Day Celebration at Hyatt
This International Father’s Day, Hyatt Pune has special plans for all the fathers! Celebrate the day by taking your father for an amazing Sunday Brunch at Eighty Eight and Baan Tao at Hyatt Pune. Treat him to an array of scrumptious delicacies, prepared with love by the brilliant chefs at Hyatt Pune. To make it even better, Hyatt Pune offers complimentary drinks during the brunch to one father on every table.
The celebrations don’t stop here. The hotel will also offer a 20% discount on the tranquilizing spa therapies for all the awesome daddies at the Hyatt Pune Spa. Celebrate a splendid Father’s Day with your fatheronly at Hyatt Pune.
Where: Hyatt Pune, Kalyani Nagar
Time: 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Father’s Day Special Sunday Brunch
Round up dad and the family and indulge in a delicious buffet spread put together by the brilliant team of chefs at Courtyard by Marriott Pune City Centre. The spread includes an assortment of cold cuts, cheeses, soups and salads, Indian and Western main course dishes, live food counters and desserts.
Take a sip of India’s traditional soup the Mulligatawny, up your fibre intake with a Taco Salad, enjoy Dad’s Special Baked Beans or boiled and fried eggs tossed in the Indonesian Sambal Olek paste, douse your steamed rice with a South Indian Meen Moilee curry, dunk the assorted breads into flavoured butters, and treat yourself to our dessert buffet which features delicious goodies like Apple Cinnamon Strudel, Creamy Peanut Butter Pie, Jam Roulade and so, so much more!
Where: MoMo Cafe, Courtyard by Marriott Pune City Centre, Bund Garden Road, Pune
Time: 12:30pm to 4pm
Contact: 02067248250, 02067248181
Pune Farmer’s Market
Farmers’ Markets by Karen Anand are the first whole foods and lifestyle markets in the city – a source of exceptional Indian and International produce which attracts everyone from chefs, restaurateurs, passionate amateur cooks and people who just happen to love eating and drinking.
This time they will be having over 75 exhibitors! – fresh produce, cheese and cold cuts, patisserie and gourmet products and lifestyle wares; wineries featuring local and imported wines; Pop-up restaurant (Malaka Spice) featuring a variety of regional cuisines; a Demo theatre and workshops and a live Band.
Come join the experience!
Where: Pune Farmer’s Market, Westin, Koregaon Park, Pune
Time: 11am to 7pm
Shadow Puppet Play for Children
Shadow puppets as the name suggests are used for story telling, by making use of shadows. They can be either by hand or objects.
This workshop will comprise shadow puppets made by paper and bamboo sticks, and how to play with them, using creative thinking and sounds.
Where: Plot No. 20, Survey no 90/2/B and 90/3/B, Behind Bharat Gas, Koregaon Park Annexe, Mundhwa, Pune
Time: 11 am – 1 pm
Age Group: 5 +
Fee: 400 INR
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, +91 (0) 9764 441 478 or +91 (0) 7709 113 678
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DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
For beginners and Amateurs By Jai
This workshop focuses on Understanding and Mastering the techniques on DIGITAL SLR, Understanding LIGHTING Indoors and Outdoors. Controlling EXPOSURE with Aperture and Shutter Speed. Understanding various creative LENS effects. Understanding Practical COMPOSITION, aesthetics and science of visual perception. MENTAL AND PHYSICAL EXERCISES to develop consciousness about Colours,Form, texture and moment. Practical – Nature, Landscape, Portrait, Still Life, Macro, Creative and Night photography.
When: June 16, Monday to June 22, Sunday
Where: Aperture India, 7, E-1, Liberty Phase 2, Opposite Pizza Hut, North Main Road, Koregaon Park, Pune
Time: 7:30 am to 9:30 am
Contact: Jai- 9096306663