6 Fun Events You Can’t Miss In Mumbai This Weekend

Rema’s maiden India concert to delightful Mother’s Day experiences, so much awaits you this weekend.

Published On May 12, 2023 | Updated On Mar 04, 2024


The month of May is loaded with big surprises. While Mumbaikars are still reeling from the Backstreet Boys’ first live concert in India that took place on May 4, we have another international singing sensation who’s made his way to India. The Nigerian singing sensation Rema is performing in Mumbai this Saturday. Does anything get better than this? We bet not. So, from Rema’s first live concert in India to Mother’s Day curated experiences to make it special for your mom, there’s a fun-filled weekend ahead.

The Nigerian singer, songwriter and rapper who has taken the music world by storm is all set to perform this Saturday in Mumbai. Fans can expect some of his biggest hits along with new music from his latest album, Rave & Roses. Not just that, West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle will also make a surprise guest appearance on the stage where Rema will premiere his new track.

When: May 13, 2023

Where: DOME, NSCI SVP Stadium, Mumbai

Time: 5 pm onwards

Art lovers enter the world of colour and illusion with 'Lines of Inquiry' by Ashna Malik, a multidisciplinary artist who uses a combination of traditional and digital media to investigate ideas of perception, distortion, immersion and experience. Through paintings, interactive projections, and laser cut wall sculptures, Ashna’s work compels the viewer to question the nature of their own reality.

When: May 11 - May 28

Where: Method Kalaghoda, 86, Nagindas Master Rd, Kala Ghoda, Fort

Time: Open daily from 11 am to 6 pm except Mondays

Whether you want to take your mother through a sartorial journey of the evolution of global fashion from the 18th-21st century in India or spend an evening dedicated to art, the recently opened Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre has got you covered. At Pavilion 1, there’s a first-of-its-kind costume art exhibition ‘India in Fashion’ that features iconic costumes from all over the world. At the Art House, there’s a contemporary visual arts exhibition featuring Indian and international artists. And then of course, there’s The Sound of Music, the Tony Award winning international Broadway musical which you definitely don’t want to miss.

When: May 13 - May 14

Where: Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre, Jio World Centre, G Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East

Time: 10 am to 10 pm

It’s time to indulge in an unforgettable weekend of mango madness. R City mall is hosting a Mango Mania festival to celebrate the season of mangoes by offering visitors a fun-filled line-up of interactive activities, carefully curated food and beverage stalls, and a vibrant mango flea market. The festival aims to provide a platform to Konkan farmers to sell their farm fresh Alphonso mangoes. In addition to that, there’s unlimited mango eating challenges too.

When: May 12 - May 14

Where: R City Mall, Lal Bahadur Shastri Rd, Amrut Nagar, Ghatkopar West

Time: 11 am to 9:30 pm

Why should townies have all the fun, right? There’s a lot that happens in Thane, and this weekend it’s going to be a blast. People in and around Thane, get your dancing shoes ready for an unforgettable experience at XOYO with Bollywood's No. 1 disc jockey, none other than DJ Chetas.

When: May 13

Where: Hotel The Visava Thane, 2nd Floor, Survey Number 29, Lal Bahadur Shastri Rd, Gokul Nagar, Thane

Time: 8 pm 


Helmed by chef Rachel Goenka, the menu is a beautiful fusion of classic dishes with modern twists and unique cocktails. The brunch menu features classic breakfast staples such as scrambled eggs, eggs benedict, sunny side up dusted with dukkah, akuri skillet served with poi, creamy truffle scrambled eggs, Goan chorizo omelette and Atlantic smoked salmon, poached egg with truffle queso. That’s not it. They also have warm lemony couscous, grilled chicken salad with green apple and broccoli and sweet chilli spiced roasted pumpkin salad. Add loaded nachos, apple wood smoked beetroot and goat cheese croquettes, K-pop chicken wings, mixed veg ramen with coconut broth, chargrilled chicken burger, and lamb kheema pav. All this paired with impressive cocktails such as eclipse, sassy, monochrome and marigold.

When: May 14
Where: Nariman Point Address: Ground Floor, Express Towers, Ramnath Goenka Marg, Nariman Point
Time: 12 pm to 4 pm 

Photo: Instagram/Rema