The month of May has reserved the best of music concerts for Mumbaikars along with some culinary experiences like never before. After the electrifying performances of international singing sensations Backstreet Boys and Rema, get ready for another musical night by our home-grown talent Farhan Akhtar. That’s not it! The weekend is also packed with some delightful and thoughtful menus to provide you fresh, light, and healthy options that are perfect for staying cool and hydrated this summer. And you don’t want to miss out on any of that. So, without further ado, scroll down and get your weekend plans sorted.
1. Farhan Akhtar Echoes Tour at antiSOCIAL, Lower Parel
Farhan will be performing songs from his debut album Echoes. The album, inspired from his life, is written by him, recorded in Milan and produced by Grammy-winning producer Tommaso Colliva. The 13-track full-length album (especially the track ‘Pain or Pleasure’) is already a rage among his fans, so to watch him perform live will be surreal.
When: May 20
Where: antiSOCIAL, Plot 242, Mathuradas Mill Compound, Sitaram Jadhav Marg, Lower Parel
Time: 7 pm
2. Celebrate World Bee Day at Cobbler & Crew, Pune
If you're looking for a weekend getaway, Cobbler & Crew in Pune is your answer. To celebrate World Bee Day they are making cocktails using ethically sourced honey from Moonshine Honey Project. Stressing on the importance of bees in our ecosystem, they are using honey as a natural and delightful substitute for sugar syrup. Their meticulously crafted cocktail menu features acacia avenue, mustard muse, sidr slipper and multi floral crew. Trust us, you’re in for a treat.
When: May 20
Where: Ground floor, Barons Club, North Ave, opposite Jogger's Park, Jogger's Park, Pluto Society, Kalyani Nagar, Pune
Time: 12 pm to 1 am
3. Flavours of Thailand at Thai Naam, Andheri
Their specially curated summer menu features yummy starters such as fresh pomelo salad, spicy chicken with chilli garlic and jasmine iced tea - just what you need on a hot summer day. In the main course, there’s Thai yellow curry, minced chicken with basil sauce, Thai style fried rice, and stir fried bamee noodles. For sweet endings, go for their fresh watermelon served with a scoop of honey nut ice cream.
When: April 20
Where: 1st Floor Bay 99 Campus, near JW Marriott Sahar, IA Project Road Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Andheri
Time: 12 pm to 3 pm and 7 pm to 11 pm
4. Mango Bonanza at Salt Water Cafe, Bandra
Your many reasons to indulge in the ongoing mango bonanza at Salt Water Cafe includes fish with mango and curry leaf sauce, pork belly salad with mango, mango ice cream with tadgola, cheesecake with mango and passion fruit, mango pancakes with whipped salted caramel and so on. We bet, you will be spoilt for choice.
When: Monday to Sunday all day dining
Where: Chapel Rd Rose Minar, 87 Annel, Church St, Bandra West
Time: 9 am to 12:30 am
5. Summer adventures at Shott India, Andheri
From simulative VR games to bowling, air hockey to laser wars to exclusive summer food menus Shott India has everything it takes to make your summer holidays memorable. Did you know if you opt for their summer offer, you receive twice the recharge for the price of one? So, if you pay Rs 3,000, you will receive a credit of Rs 3000 plus an additional bonus of 500, as well as an Rs 500 cashback coupon. In total, you will receive a value of Rs 4000. It doesn’t get better than this, right?
When: Monday to Sunday
Where: 4th floor, Crystal Point Mall, New Link Rd, Sahayog Nagar, Bhudargarh Colony, Andheri West
Time: 11 am to 1 am