• Mumbai 360 degrees: Your weekday go and do guidebook

    The Guide TeamMumbaiOct 09, 2017, 10:58 IST

    Marvel at paintings
    See the latest works of artist Shashikant Bane, who has turned to the Koli community for inspiration. The paintings thus feature vivid outfits and backdrops.
    TIME: 11 am to 7 pm
    AT: Jehangir Art Gallery, 161/B, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Kala Ghoda.
    CALL: 22843989

    Savour hoppers
    Relish one of Sri Lanka's favourite dishes while sitting right here in Mumbai. Pick from Lankan Hoppers, which come with fillings like Paneer Makhani, Chicken Sukkah and Mutton Sukkah, topped with an egg.
    TIME: 12 pm to 12 am
    AT: Madeira and Mime, Lake Boulevard Road, MHADA Colony 19, Powai.
    CALL: 41415161

    Craft diyas out of waste
    Ladies, sign up for a workshop where you will learn to make eco-friendly diyas for Diwali using nothing but old plastic spoons, beads, paint and glitter.
    TIME: 1 pm to 8 pm
    AT: Growel's 101 Mall, Kandivali East.
    To Register, Call: 66990001

    Laugh at new jokes
    Catch 10 stand-up comedians, including Punit Pania (in pic), Siddharth Dudeja and Dhruv Deshpande try out new jokes at Fresh Comedy Night. The show will feature newbies alongside these seasoned comedians.
    TIME: 9 pm onwards
    AT: Backstage Café, MHADA Road, Model Town, SV Patel Nagar, Andheri West.
    LOG ON TO: bookmyshow.com
    ENTRY: Rs 200

    Shop for a cause
    This Diwali, walk into any of the three outlets of this fashion label for a shopping experience of a different kind. Hand in all your old clothes that are in good condition, which will be donated to the less privileged, and in return, you will get a 10 per cent discount on any Diwali kurtis you pick up at the store.
    TIME: 11 am to 9 pm
    AT: Kalki outlets in Worli, Santacruz, Malad and Thane.
    CALL: 8080289988

    Hear the symphony
    Catch a performance
    by the Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra, whose repertoire embraces symphonic works of the past epochs, as well as modern contemporary music.
    TIME: 7 pm
    AT: Jamshed Bhabha Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point.
    LOG ON TO: bookmyshow.com
    ENTRY: Rs 320 onwards

    Tuck into seafood
    Craving seafood? Head to the latest edition of the annual Crab and Wine Festival, where you can savour dishes like Butter Pepper Garlic Crab and Thai Crab.
    TILL: October 17
    TIME: 12 pm to 3.30 pm, 7 pm to 12.30 am
    AT: Mahesh Lunch Home, Juhu.
    CALL 9004655554

    Try new drinks
    Head to this newly-opened gastropub and sip on innovative concoctions created by mixologist Ami Shroff. Pick from drinks like Sherlock in a Pickle (a savoury cocktail inspired by Sherlock's favourite ingredients), English Breakfast (served with a sunny side up), Sugar Cane Sangria, as well as over 35 other cocktails.
    ON: 7 pm to 1.30 am
    AT: London Taxi, A Wing, Ground Floor, Trade Centre, Kamala Mills, Lower Parel.
    CALL: 9833838382

    Trip on fabrics
    Browse through Kashi Wafta's collection of shararas, skirts, crop tops, and ijjars, as well as quintessential sareess, dupattas, and fabrics that bring some of Varanasi's vibrance to Mumbai.
    TIME: 11 am to 7 pm
    AT: Artisans', 52-56, Dr VB Gandhi Marg, Rhythm House Lane, Kala Ghoda.
    CALL: 9820145397

    Enjoy class stand-up acts
    Gear up for a mid-week laughter riot with Jokes on the Turf, an interactive comedy evening featuring comedians Aakash Mehta (in pic), Ashish Shakya and Pavitra Shetty. Attendees can avail offers on beverages.
    TIME: 8.30 pm onwards
    AT: Tote Bar, Gate No 5 and 6, Mahalaxmi Race Course.
    CALL: 61577777

    Paint the town red
    Join art enthusiasts at a weekday painting party by Bombay Drawing Room. This will be a guided session shedding light on basic strokes, sketching and other techniques using acrylic paint on canvas. The best part? You will be plied with snacks and a beverage over the afternoon.
    TIME: 3 pm to 5 pm
    AT: Doolally Taproom, Dalia Industrial Estate, near Fun Republic Mall, off New Link Road, Andheri West.
    CALL: 9619273009
    COST: Rs 1,650

    Send sweet gifts
    Pick from a selection of curated Diwali hampers for your loved ones. You can customise each hamper with Diwali-themed gourmet marzipan (in pic), Almond Rock Jars, Chocolate d'Oreo, and more, and have it delivered across India.
    TIME: 9 am to 8 pm (Mondays closed)
    AT: Nordic Kandie, shop no 1, Vasant Villa, 3, Peddar Road, Kemps Corner.
    CALL: 9699641112
    COST: Rs 2,000 onwards

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