Mumbai 360: Your weekday go and do guidebook
Dance all night
Usher in the weekend by celebrating music from two different worlds with Tarqeeb and Paper Queen. Tarqeeb will play high-energy dance music, while Paper Queen (in pic) will entertain with a blend of Hip-Hop, future beats, as well as experimental bass music.
TIME: 9 pm onwards
AT: Bonobo, Kenilworth Mall, Bandra (W).
Watch a spooky play
Catch a play titled Ila, which is about a king who ventures into an enchanted forest and is transformed by a spell, turning from a man to a woman, then back to a man. The play is directed by Puja Sarup and Sheena Khalid.
TIME: 8 pm AT The Cuckoo Club, 5AA, Mac Ronells Compound, Pali Hill, Bandra (W).
COST: Rs 300 onwards
Swing to Reggae tunes
Swing to the tunes of UB40, a Birmingham-based Reggae group who shot to fame with songs like Red RedâÂÂWine andâÂÂa version of Can't Help Falling In Love. UB40 have sold over 70 million records with their hit singles since the late '70s. They have also won four Grammy nominations over the years.
TIME: 6 pm
AT: Phoenix Market City, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg,âÂÂKurla (W).
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ENTRY: Rs 1,250 onwards
Watch literature come alive
Catch an art exhibition titled Poems on Canvas, which focuses on the beauty of literature portrayed through art. About 150 artworks by 22 artists will be on display,
all based on the artist's inspiration from a certain piece of literature.
TIME: 11 am to 7 pm
AT: Cymroza Art Gallery, 72, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Breach Candy.
Admire two legends
Playback singer Geeta Dutt and actress Meena Kumari (in pic) ruled the Hindi film industry in the same era and died in 1972. Film historian Manek Premchand and singers Sangeeta Vyas and Aditya Phadke will pay tribute to these legends at an event.
TIME: 7 pm AT Pitaara – The Art Box, Yashwant Nagar, Goregaon (W).
ENTRY: Rs 300
Tuck into a filling Bento Box
When you're running around all day, from one work meeting to another, Bento Boxes are the perfect way to grab a quick meal. Try the Paaji Ka Bento Box with an option of butter chicken or paneer along with a paratha, rice and salad, or the Bangkok Bento Box, which comes with portions of Thai curry, steamed bao, salad and wafers, if you're in the mood for Asian grub.
TIME: 12.30 pm to 12.30 am
AT: All Hoppipola outlets
CALL: 8286089737 (Khar)
Pick up your brushes
Attend a mural painting workshop in association with Bollywood Art Project (BAP). You will learn different styles from cartoon to fine art and mixed media during the three-hour session. The class will end with a three-course meal.
TIME: 9.30 am to 12.30 pm
AT: Terttulia, Shivaji Park, Dadar (W).
Catch a kids' musical
Catch the musical play, 3 Little Pigs, with your kids to experience foot-tapping dance with comedy and action. The story revolves around the pigs building their own house with straw. One day, a wolf attacks the house, and the climax unfolds.
TIME: 2 pm onwards
AT Canvas Laugh Club, third floor, Palladium, Lower Parel.
ENTRY: Rs 500
Learn to love dogs
Head to a fun Kids and Dogs workshop by BarknBond, where children will learn how to play, interact and be safe around dogs. There will also be a dog origami class, and a session with a canine specialist, along with complimentary hot chocolate.
TIME: 4 pm to 5 pm, 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm
AT: Tea Trails, Kingston Building, Tejpal Road, Vile Parle (E).
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COST: Rs 400
Deal with the weekend
Enjoy food at only Rs 49
Till Sun, Apr 30 Dig into a menu, where you can pick from 49 dishes, all of which are priced at R49. From cocktails to Akuri, Fish Tikka Masala and Corn Cigar Rolls, there's something for everyone.
TIME:âÂÂ8 am to 12 am
AT: BKC Dive, B Wing, Pinnacle Corporate Park, BKC.
Step into a co-working space
Today If you're a freelancer, head to an Open House to avail high-speed Wi-Fi, on-demand printing and office stationery. If you sign up for membership on the spot, you get a 10 per cent discount. You can also participate in networking sessions planned by the team.
TIME: 9 am to 6 pm
AT: Versova Social, Savitri Bai Jotiba Phule Road, Andheri (W).
Binge on boozy drinks
Today Start your weekend by tucking into a revamped food and drinks menu as you dance away to foot-tapping music through the night. For just one day, all drinks will be available at MRP.
TIME:âÂÂ11 pm to 12 am
AT: Hitchki, 59, Dr VB Gandhi Marg, Kala Ghoda.