5 Ways To Entertain Yourself In Bengaluru This Weekend

This week, we’re spoiling you with good music, food and comedy in Bengaluru. Don’t miss out on these cool events.

Published On Jan 06, 2023 | Updated On Feb 21, 2024

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Let’s keep it a little simple and mellow this weekend in Bengaluru. Indulge in some delicious hot chocolate, drive down to Whitefield for gorgeous music (it’s worth the trek) or dig into some amazing food and drinks and shop away at a farmer’s market. We’ve got five cool stuff waiting for you in the city, check them out:

In the Transatlantic Roots project, composer Bruno Angelini, along with Fabrice Martinez (trumpet/bugle) and Eric Echampard (drums), explores a double culture to bring to life the themes and subjects imagined by Bruno. His compositions develop a personal language in a harmonic universe close to contemporary music - a meticulous and demanding sound research which he pursues on the piano. Though anchored in European music, the music is crossed by African American idioms which work underground in the musical material, as an underlying and permanent presence. It is this double culture that this power trio explores together - to bring the themes and subjects imagined by Bruno Angelini to life.

Where: Windmills Craftworks, Whitefield

When: 9.30pm, January 7

Tickets: Rs 590 onwards, buy here 

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Maverick & Farmer has collaborated with India's bean-to-bar chocolate brand Mason & Co for a special hot chocolate menu. Blending coffee and chocolate, Maverick & Farmer has created an array of delicious and unique beverages for the festive season. Bringing you the best of both brands, this delicious menu is available exclusively at Maverick & Farmer’s café. Inspired by the holiday season, Co-founder Ashish D’abero has experimented with various flavours of chocolate and different types of coffee to bring you that perfect melange of flavours in each beverage. 

Where: Maverick & Farmer, Ulsoor

When: 8.30am-10pm, on till January 31

How much: Rs 300 onwards (plus taxes) 

Dufa marketplace is hosting its event Ten Thousand Treasures this Sunday. The event will showcase creative entrepreneurs who will present jewellery, sustainable clothing, home decor, artisanal food and beverages, art etc. But that’s not all, you’ll also get treated to lots of music and games too.

Where: Jayamahal Palace

When: 11am onwards, January 8, 2023

Tickets: Rs 300

Bangalore Creative Circus is hosting the 12th edition of their Farmer’s Market this Sunday. And this is good news for those who try to eat responsibly. Stock up on fresh fruits and veggies, homemade pickles and jams, vegan desserts, traditional games, pet food, and more. There will also be live music performances, farm to table food at The Circus Canteen, an arts corner for kids (and adults), and a pet adoption section.

When: 11am onwards, January 8, 2023

Where: Bangalore Creative Circus, Yeshwanthpur

Tickets: Rs 50 

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‘Family Man Returns’ is Praveen Kumar’s sequel to his hit stand up show ‘Mr. Family Man’, which also streams on Amazon Prime. From the trials of watching children’s movies to the horrors of house hunting, from the challenge of school admissions to the shock of becoming a boomer - this show is a wild ride.

Where: Vyomha Artspace and Studio Theatre, JP Nagar

When: 6.30pm, January 7

Tickets: Rs 399 onwards (Call 9845274154)


Photo: Featured events; Instagram/featured events; Facebook/Praveen Kumar

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