Hello. Welcome to another edition of the list of Weekend events in Chennai. Glance through this post to find interesting things happening around you in Chennai this weekend (Feb. 4 & 5 – Sat & Sun).
***Arts & Culture***
@. Feb, 04, Sat, 3.30 – 6 P.M.: Canvas Paint Fun – A Date with your Creative Self painting event for adults @ Crowne Plaza, Royapettah. More..
@. Feb. 05, Sun, 8 A.M. to 8 P.M.: ArtMart Chennai 2017 one-day non-profit exhibition of art at an easily accessible public place to encourage interaction among artists and public @ Nageswara Rao park, Mylapore. More..
[Next Week] @. Feb. 9, Thu, 5 – 10 P.M.: Launch of Backyard, an anti-cafe co-creation and storytelling space at Adyar. More..
***Books & Poetry***
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 3.30 P.M.: Kavya Sandhya poetry & musical event at Central Lecture Theater, IIT Madras. More..
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 5.30 P.M.: Cinematographer Vijay Armstrong’s book release function at Pure Cinema book shop, Vadapalani. More..
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 10 A.M. to 4 P.M.: FreeTamilEbooks.com – மின்னூலாக பயிற்சி பட்டறை, a workshop on how to publish e-books in Tamil and design ebook covers. More..
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 4 P.M.: Forever 21 (F21) shop opening at Express Avenue mall. They say that the first 200 people waiting in the line on the day of inauguration will get gift vouchers worth Rs. 1000. More..
***Contests & Workshops***
@. Feb. 4 & 5, Sat & Sun.: Superchef Chennai Cooking Contest & Food Carnival at Amir Mahal Grounds, Royapettah. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sat, 9.30 A.M. & 2.00 P.M.: Baking Spree Pastry making Workshop @ The Rain Tree Hotel, Anna Salai, Teynampet Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 7.00 A.M.: Pallikaranai Marsh Land – DCP Free Weekend Photo Walk at Pallikaranai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 12 P.M. to 3 P.M.: Sand Sculpting competition at Marina beach, Chennai on saving the turtle. More..
***Conversations & Heritage***
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 3 P.M.: Inclov meetup in Chennai for differently-abled people to have conversations & fun at Zorba, Mount Road. More..
***Drama, Stand-up & Shows***
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 3.00 P.M.: Siri Siri Siri 4.0. Stand-up Comedy Show at Tea Trails Cafe, 115, E coast Road, Saraswathi NagarNorth, Neelangarai, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 6.15 P.M.: Amarar Kalkiyin Ponniyin Selvan Tamil theater/play at Narada Ganasabha Hall, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 7.30 P.M.: New Material Nights Comic Show @Hotel Savera, Mylapore, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 4 – 10 P.M.: F5 by Ensomneacks entertainment show (stand-up, musical, live dubsmash, short skit) at Alliance Francaise of Madras, Nungambakkam. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 7 P.M.: Google Gatotgajan humorous Tamil play by Crazy Mohan and team at P.T. Thiyagaraja hall, T. Nagar. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 7 P.M.: Crazy Thieves in Palavakkam humorous Tamil play by S. Ve. Shekhar and team at Raja Annamalai Mandram, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 7 P.M.: Kasedhan Kadavulada Tamil play by Y. Gee. Mahendran and team at Vani Mahal, T. Nagar, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 7 P.M.: Goya, Indo-western fused dance theater performance at Museum Theater, Egmore. More..
***Education & Technology***
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 11.00 A.M.: IDp’S Australia Education Fair at The Taj Coromandel Hotel, 37, Mahatma Gandhi Road Nungambakkam, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 10.30 A.M.: World Education Fair in Chennai @ Radission Blue City Center. Ethiraj Salai, Egmore, Chennai. More..
***Exhibition & Conference***
@. Feb. 3 & 4, Fri & Sat.: Indulge – Exhibition and sale of garments, jewellery, home decor, etc. at Crowne Plaza, Royapettah. More..
@. Feb. 5 to 7, Sun – Tue.: Food Style Expo 2017, a B2B exhibition on food products & services @ Chennai Trade Center, Nandambakkam. More..
@. Feb. 3 – 8, 10 A.M. to 9 P.M.: An exhibition cum sale of different idols of Gods On at Sankara Mini Hall, Alwarpet, Chennai.
***Hotels, Malls & Resorts***
@. Feb. 4 & 5, Sat & Sun, 3 P.M. to 9.30 P.M.: Thai Escapade – Thailand Stylish Street Food Fesival at Phoenix MarketCity, Velachery. More..
***Kids & Games***
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 9 A.M. to 5 P.M.: Mini Militia Chennai Battle 2017 group video game competition at Asha Nivas Social Service Center, Nungambakkam. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sun, 7 A.M.: Mirchi Star Kids – various competitions for kids with prizes at Ramakrishna Mission School, T. Nagar. More..
***Movies, Music & Dance***
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 7.00 P.M.: Anantha – A Musical Event with Rajhesh Vaidhya @ The Music Academy, TTK Road, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 6.30 P.M.: The Cut – German language movie screening with English subtitles at Goethe Institut, Nungambakkam. Free entry. More..
@. Feb.4 & 5,Sat & Sun. $.00 & 7.00 P.M.: Once upon a BAk Bak Tree. Monkey See! Monkey Do! A Musical Treat featuring Usha Uthup for the entire Family. Venue: Chinmaya Heritage Center, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sat, 6.00 P.M.: Alanthur Fine Arts presents MGR 100th birthday Special Songs @ Vidhyodaya School, T.Nagar, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sat, 6.00 P.M.: Imman’s Iniya Geethangal music concert to help the unprivileged to continue the education at Kamarajar Arangam, Teynampet, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sat, 6.30 P.M.: Panchotsav’s Tribute to Legend M.S. Subulakshmiby SMT. Radhika Shurajit cultural fest in aid of charitable causes @T.N. Rajarathinam Stadium, Adyar, Opp MGR College, Chennai.More..
@. Feb. 5, Sat, 6.30 P.M.: Ruhaniyat Sufi Musical Festival at Madras Race Club, Race Course Road, Guindy, Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 4 & 5, Sat & Sun, 5 – 7 P.M.: Chennai Storytelling Festival 2017 for adults at Andhra Mahila Sabha, Luz Church Road, Mylapore. More..
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 2 P.M. to 10 P.M.: 6th Annual Pulicat Day with various competitions and programs has been organized at the Historic site – Pulicat, near Chennai. More..
@. Feb. 5, Sat, 7.00 A.M.: Walk To Gift a Life walkathon from TICEL Bio Park, Taramani, Chennai. More..
***Sustainability & Social***
@. Feb. 4, Sat, 3 – 5 P.M.: Green Chennai, Clean Chennai discussion session on waste segregation, composting at Daya Sadan Ashram, Chennai. More..