Weekend Events Summary

8,9 Apr.’17: A List of Weekend Events in Chennai (Sat, Sun)

***Arts & Culture***

@. Mar. 27 to Apr. 16, 10 A.M. to 6 P.M. (Except Sundays): Artspace Germany art exhibition by immigrants to Germany at Lalit Kala Academy, Greams Road. Free entry. More…

***Books & Poetry***

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.: Lit.Up Chennai – the literature fest for youngsters and everyone else at NIFT, Taramani. More…

***Contests & Workshops***

@. Apr. 8, Sat, 2 P.M.: What’s your story? a workshop on personal storytelling at The Wandering Artist, R. A. Puram, Chennai. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 9.30 A.M. to 12 P.M.: Origami 101 – A basic workshop on paper folding at That Madras Place, Adyar. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 10 A.M. to 3 P.M.: Mobile (phone) Photography workshop by Satyajit at Wandering Artist, R. A. Puram, Chennai. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 6.30 – 8 A.M.: DCP Tamron Free Weekend Photo Walk at Nageswara Rao park, Mylapore. More…

***Conversations & Heritage***

@. Apr. 8, Sat, 11.30 A.M. – 2.30 P.M.: Travel Stories over Brunch – Chennai! (Women Only) conversations on travel for women at Crisp Cafe, Nungambakkam. More…

@. Apr. 8, Sat, 7 P.M.: The Artist’s Soul – Shreekumar Varma writer shares his story at Wandering Artist, R.A.Puram. More…

***Drama, Standup & Shows***

@. Apr. 8 & 9, Sat & Sun, 7 P.M.: Google Gatothgajan humorous Tamil play by Crazy Mohan at Vani Mahal (8th) PT Thiyagaraya Hall (9th). More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 3.30 – 6.15 P.M.: The Lion King musical play by more than 100 kids at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 7 P.M.: Crazy Thieves in Palavakkam Tamil comedy play by S. Ve. Shekhar at Vani Mahal. More…

***Exhibitions & Conference***

@. Apr. 7 – 10, Fri – Mon, 10 A.M. to 9 P.M.: Times Chennai Expo 2017 electronics and consumer exhibition at Chennai Trade Center, Nandambakkam. More…

@. Apr. 7 & 8, Fri & Sat, 11 A.M. to 8 P.M.: Traveling Trunk: Made in Bengal exhibition/pop-up show of apparels, bags & jewelry by over 25 designers from Kolkatta at Maal Gaadi, Besant Nagar. More…

@. Apr. 8 & 9, Sat & Sun, 9 A.M. to 6 P.M.: The Expodent 2017 dental industry exhibition at Chennai Trade Center. More…

@. Apr. 8 & 9, Sat & Sun, 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.: The Spectacular Luxe Drive by Mercedes-Benz that combines gourmet, design, music, photography and driving the latest Mercs on a specially designed track at Madras Motor Sports Club, Irungattukottai. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 10 A.M. to 8 P.M.: OGF FEST at Savera hotel exhibition featuring organic foods, organic vegetables, garden needs, home decor, cosmetics, jewelry, etc. More…

@. Apr. 9 & 10, Sat & Sun, 11 A.M. to 8 P.M.: Studio Trioss exhibition featuring jewellery, clothes, accessories, bakery products, etc. at The Folly, Amethyst. More…

***Kids & Games***

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 10.30 A.M. – 12 P.M.: Free workshop on newspaper analysis for 8+ at Nutshell, Kilpauk. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 2 P.M.: Board games get together (and playing) at Karya Space, Mylapore. More…

***Movies, Music & Dance***

@. Much awaited Tamil movie – Kaatru Veliyidai, directed by Mani Rathnam is releasing this weekend.

@. Apr. 8, Sat, 7 P.M. – 9 P.M.: Tomorrow – Live in concert (music concert – blues, rock, funk and R&B at Phoenix MarketCity, Velachery. Free entry. More…

@. Apr. 8, Sat, 9 A.M. – 1 P.M.: Pudhupettai Tamil movie screening and discussion with the Director of Photography of the film Arvind Krishna at Russian Center of Science and Culture, Alwarpet. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 7 P.M.: “Ultimate Elton and the Rocked Band” tribute show to John Elton music concert by Paul Bacon at Sir Mutha Venkata Subbarao concert hall, Harrington Road, Chetpet. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 3.30 P.M.: Andrum, Indrum, Yendrum music concert by kids at Naveen Fine Arts, T. Nagar. More…

***Sports***

@. Apr. 8, Sat, 9.30 P.M.: Der Klassiker (Bayern Vs BVB) – Football match screening in Chennai by Bundesliga Fans – India at Olive and Basil, Adyar. More…

@. Apr. 9, Sun, 5 A.M. to 8 A.M.: Bhumi India Run – Chennai (5K & 10K marathon run) from Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai. More…

***Sustainability & Social***

@. Apr. 8, Sat, 3 – 6 P.M.: AIM Kalam Awards – 2017 award ceremony for volunteers involved in social service at RKV Film and Television Institute, Chennai. More…

***Exciting Products***

@. Sansui Horizon 1 4.5″ Android Smartphone @ Rs. 3,999/- is one of the cheapest android phones to support 4G and VoLTE. With 1 GB RAM, Front Camera Flash, 2000 mAh battery, the specs are interesting enough for this price. Head over to Flipkart to read more abt this phone.

@. Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 Instant Film Camera helps you to get instant physical credit card sized photos that you can hold in your hand and admire! Priced at Around 5K INR, plus the cost of films, it’s quite an exciting product. Think: While everyone else can show only digital photos, you will be the only one to flaunt a real photograph! Head over to Amazon to know more about this Instant Camera.

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