Weekend Events Summary

10,11 Dec.’16: List of Weekend Events in Chennai (Sat & Sun)

Hello. Welcome to another listing of weekend events & entertainment options in Chennai. In this edition, let’s look at a few selected events happening in Chennai this weekend (Sat & Sun – Dec. 10 & 11, 2016).

****Arts & Culture****

@. [Next Week] Dec. 12, Mon, 7 P.M.: ‘Arunagiri Perumale’ poetic documentary screening at by Prakriti Foundation at Goethe-Institut auditorium. Free Entry. More…

@. [Next Week] Dec. 14, Wed, 7 P.M.: Eternal Embrace, a musical dance performance at Edouard Michelin Auditorium, Alliance Francaise, Nungambakkam. Free Entry. More…

@. Dec. 10, Sat, 11 A.M. to 1.30 P.M.: Forum Art Gallery presents Art Appreciation Workshop on Michelangelo Buonarroti for kids aged 5 years and above at Adyar. Registration required. More…

****Business****

@. Dec. 9-10, Fri-Sat, 11 A.M. to 7.30 P.M.: The Krishna Mehta fashion apparel ‘Curious Alice’ and ‘Little KM’ display at Collage, Chennai. More…

@. [Next Week] Dec. 13, Tue.: The Madras Midtown Ladies Circle 7’s annual bake sale ‘The Gourmet Room’ will be held at The Amethyst, Royapettah, Chennai. More…

****Contests & Workshops****

@. [Next Week] Dec. 13, Tue, 9.30 A.M. to 12 P.M.: Workshop on Challenges & Opportunities of setting up a U.S. company by TiE at IIT Madras Research park, Taramani. More…

@. Dec. 10, Sat, 10.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M.: Baking workshop on Swiss Rolls and other desserts for ladies at Kitchen E Lazeez @ Annanagar East, Chennai. More…

@. Dec. 10-11, Sat-Sun.: Dessertify is organizing a 2-day workshop on baking & frosting at Annanagar by Chef Samantha. More…

@. Dec. 11, Sun, 10.30 A.M. to 1 P.M.: Woody Wood Maker workshop for adults to create a wooden canvas with assorted pieces of waste wood by The Art Room. More…

****Drama, Standup & Shows****

@. Dec. 10, Sat, 7.30 P.M.: Chennai Comedy presents Brew Haha standup comedy show at The English Tea Room by Soda, Arnav & Harish. More…

@. Dec. 11, Sun, 7 P.M.: Almighty Sree Vaari Fine Arts Presents Maadhu + 2 Tamil Comedy Drama by Crazy Mohan and team at Dakshinamurthy auditorium, Mylapore. More…

****Exhibitions & Conference****

@. Dec. 9-11, Fri-Sun, 10 A.M. to 8 P.M.: Times Auto Expo 2016 is happening at the Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam. Some special events are also being organized for automobile enthusiasts. More…

@. Dec. 9-10, Fri,Sat.: The Hindu Health & Fitness Expo 2016 at Chennai Trade Centre. More…

@. Dec. 9-11, Fri-Sun, 10.30 A.M. to 8.30 P.M.: Prompt Trade Fairs is organizing the Home Design & Furniture Fair 2016 @ Chennai Trade Centre. More…

@. Dec. 9-11, Fri-Sun.: Trends & Traditions Shopping Fest @ CP Arts Center, Eldams Road, Alwarpet to feature sarees, jewelry, arts & crafts, etc. More…

****Movies, Music & Dance****

@. Movies releasing this weekend in Chennai – 

@. Dec. 10, Sat, 7 P.M.: Sonic Stone Fest heavy metal music festival at Feathers – Vapor Lounge – A Radha Hotel, Manappakam, Chennai. More…

@. Dec. 11, Sun, 6.30 P.M.: Alanthur Fine Arts presents ‘Apoorva Raagangal mudhal Kabali varai’ music concert featuring Rajnikanth hits over the years at Vidyodaya School, T.Nagar, Chennai. More…

@. Dec. 11, Sun, 6.30 P.M.: Mumbai Cine Musicians presents “Melody Kings” – Hits of Md. Rafi & Kishore Kumar music concert featuring evergreen Hindi songs at Kamaraj Arangam, Teynampet, Chennai. More…

****Talks & Heritage Walks****

@. Dec. 11, Sun, 4 – 6 P.M.: The Power of Beliefs – A talk by Mahatria Ra for self-improvement at University of Madras Centenary Auditorium. More…

****Viral News Last week in Chennai ****

@. Tamil Nadu CM, beloved Amma of Many, passes away in Chennai.

@. Political commentator Cho Ramaswamy passes away in Chennai hospital.

@. PM Modi (and others) pay their last respects to Jayalalithaa at Rajaji Hall in Chennai.

@. This gesture by ‘The Hindu’ in Chennai following Jayalalithaa’s death is winning hearts on the Internet.

@. How Jayalalithaa made Chennai the Detroit of India.

@. Rs. 90 Crores in cash, 100 Kg of gold seized in IT raids at eight locations in Chennai.

@. Chennai shuts but Amma Canteens feed the hungry.

We also went to pay homage to Dr. J. Jayalalithaa at her samadhi erected just behind the MGR Ninaivagam, Marina beach. Here is a pic from there –

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Rajesh K, Blogger.

Chennai.buzz


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