Get Weekend-Ready With These Events In Mumbai

The weekend is finally here so we have curated a round-up of the best events and activities to partake in
A painting of Rishi Kapoor in Bandra
A painting of Rishi Kapoor in BandraRAMESH R NAIR/Shutterstock

The financial capital of India sheds it prim and serious image during the weekends when exciting and hip activities come to town. Let your hair down, grab your tickets and check out our unmissable list of events in Mumbai this weekend:

Attend A Newly-Launched Film Festival

Catch 75 different movies and television shows at the Red Lorry Film Festival
Catch 75 different movies and television shows at the Red Lorry Film Festivalredlorryfilmfestival/Instagram

The Red Lorry Film Festival will showcase cinematic excellence from around the world with 75 different movies and television series in 10 languages including Spanish, French, German, Turkish and Russian. Produced by BookMyShow, audiences will be able to catch Hollywood blockbusters, Scandinavian noir, documentaries and retrospectives at the Maison INOX and Maison PVR.

Don’t miss the chance to watch French courtroom drama “The Goldman’s Case”, Danish TV series “Oxen”, Norwegian after-dark psychological thriller “Good Boy” and “Blue Whale”, a Russian horror-thriller inspired by true events.

Date: April 5-7 | 9AM-1AM
Venue: Maison PVR, Jio World Drive, 2nd floor, PVR LTD, opposite MMRDA office, Mumbai 400051
Venue: Maison INOX, Gate 10, JIO, WORLD PLAZA, near G Block BKC, G Block BKC, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai 400055

Book your tickets here.

The Circus Comes To Town

Performers of the Rambo Circus
Performers of the Rambo CircusRamboCircus.India/Facebook

Back by popular demand, the Rambo Circus will bring its award-winning Indian and global artists for a fun and thrilling spectacle that will not disappoint. Spectators will be treated to roller skating performances, ladder balancing acts, contortions, German wheel acts, cycle tricks, aerial acts and of course, clowns.

Rambo Circus has won many accolades during its 33-year tenure such as being the first ever Indian circus to organise the International Circus Festival in Mumbai for four seasons and representing the country on the world stage for the 2011 World Circus Day in Monte Carlo.

Date: April 4-7 | 1PM-8:30PM
Venue: Phoenix Marketcity, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, Patelwadi.Kurla, कमानी, Kurla West, Kurla, Mumbai 400070

Book your seat here.

A Heritage Building Throws Open Its Doors

The BMC building is a heritage gem in the city that never sleeps
The BMC building is a heritage gem in the city that never sleepsSnehal Jeevan Pailkar/Shutterstock

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) building is a UNESCO World Heritage Site which sits at the intersection of Dadabhai Naoroji Road and Mahapalika Marg. It was built in 1865 and is known for its 77.7m tall tower. Its chief architectural feature is the central dome (71.5m).

For the first time in a century the BMC building is opening its doors to visitors. Those with a curiosity to gain cultural knowledge about this architectural gem and find a deeper connection to the city they call home will be rubbing their hands with glee over this opportunity.

In a similar vein, the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, which sits opposite the BMC building, is also hosting a heritage walk of its iconic structure from this weekend.

Date: April 6 to May 26 | 10AM-4:30PM
Venue: 5, Mahapalika Marg, Dhobi Talao, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Area, Fort, Mumbai 400001

Book your place here.

Develop A Growth Mindset

Children at the Museum of Solutions
Children at the Museum of Solutionsbricolagebombay_/Instagram

If getting your children away from technology is proving a challenge, entice them with a visit to the Museum of Solutions. MuSo is an experiential and interactive museum with seven floors of exhibitions, programs and activities for children and adults. It hosts workshops, classes and activities to model a new way of learning that is purpose-driven and curiosity-focused. Check out a beatboxing workshop, an LED light painting experience and making your own jigsaw puzzle this weekend.

Time: 10AM-7:30PM
Venue: 2R4G+8XW Victoria House, Lower Parel, Mumbai 400013

Book your spot here.

Let The Dogs Out To Play Cricket

The Doggie Premier League is back for its third edition
The Doggie Premier League is back for its third editiondoggiebazaar/Instagram

Why should the humans alone get in on the fun of the Indian Premier League?

The Doggie Premier League is back for its third season. Dogs will compete for a spot in the Mumbai Doggies team through fun agility games. There are plenty of prizes to be won and when they aren’t in the thick of it all, dogs can relax with some special refreshments and desserts, get groomed and show off their hip bandanas.

Date: April 7 | 5PM-9PM
Venue: South Sky, Jio World Drive, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai 400051

Book your tickets here.

Get Moving In An Indoor Playground

Bounce Mumbai's rock climbing wall
Bounce Mumbai's rock climbing wallbounceincindia/Instagram

Spread over 40,000 square feet, BOUNCE is an indoor trampolining experience which encourages freestyle movements to create human connection through physical activity. The space has more than 100 wall-to-wall trampolines, a free jumping arena, cliff jump, wall climb, foam pit, zip line and more for people of all ages to get their heartbeat up.

Time: 9AM-9PM
Venue: 4th, Infiniti Mall, New Link Road, Malad, Mindspace, Malad West, Mumbai 400064

Book your slot here.

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