This weekend yet again we have a series of events listed out just for you. Choose from events like the river rafting at Kundalika, theatre festival, Rajasthani food festival and so on…
Have a wonderful weekend Punekars!
River rafting at Kundalika
One of the world’s most captivating adventures now comes to Maharashtra. If your quest for adventure is unending, give yourself an option of White Water Rafting at Kundalika just 2 hrs drive from Pune and Mumbai. Rafting doesn’t get more exciting than this, hurtling down a pumping river in an inflatable raft, negotiating the drops, turns and chutes and punching through the sheets of water crashing aboard, its 100% pure aquafun. An adventure sport so safe that even non-swimmers are welcome.
1) 24th June 2012
2) 12th August 2012
3) 26th August 2012
4) 9th September 2012
5) 23rd September 2012
Total No of Seats: 40 pax. Please register soon!
0515 hrs : Reporting at Foliage Outdoors Office
0530 hrs: Leave Pune (Packed Breakfast enroute)
0800 hrs: Reach & Report @ Kundalika starting point (Rafting)
0830 – 0930 hrs: Pre-rafting session, Gear-up, Rescue techniques, Synchronization and set for rafting
0930 hrs: Rafting session on river Kundalika after the release of water from Bhira dam.
1130 hrs: Reach Rafting End Point. Leave for the Lodge for Lunch.
1245 hrs: Reach the Lodge & Rest
1300 hrs: Buffet Lunch
1400 hrs: Rest & Leisure Time
1500 hrs: Leave from Campsite
1700 hrs: Evening Tea Coffee enroute
1900 hrs: Reach Pune
Charges: Rs. 2200 per person.
- Transport by Private bus.
- 1 session of rafting at river Kundalika
- All necessary safety equipment.
- Packed breakfast, lunch, evening tea & snacks.
- Trained professional guide fees.
- Mineral water, cold drinks, etc.
- Any other charges not mentioned in the “Charges Include List”.
Age Restriction: All participants should be 14 yrs and above.
Registration: Please note that “Attending” status on Facebook is not considered as final confirmation. Please confirm your seats at earliest at the Foliage Outdoors Office.
Contact: For more details contact:
103, Mahadkar Chambers, Karve Road, Pune – 411038
Tel. : +91 20 66032406/ 09 /25456535
Fax: – +91 20 66032409.
Visit us at : www.foliageoutdoors.com
High Big Gigs Present SICKFLIP feat RT : Grid Rythm Riffage!!
Are you up for an Uber Cool experimental experience? Come home to Da High this Friday for the Grid Rythm Riffage with DJ & Producer Sarvesh Shrivastava aka Sickflip & guitarist RT aka Rohaan Talsnia from the wonderful city of Mumbai. The collaboration is a complete auditory experience and the outcome is a groovy blend of glitch-hop to dubstep along with guitars which are finely processed and layered live by the two for unique electronic deliciousness. Sounds pretty insane, right?
Sickflip is a collaborative and experimental solo project brought to life by Sarvesh Shrivastava, who is a 20 year old music producer and DJ from Mumbai. You might remember him from the Mental Martians fame from the gig at High Spirits earlier this year. Musically, Sickflip ranges from glitch hop, dubstep, drumstep, experimental to chill out making everything from phat & glitchy sounds to groovy smooth beats. His styles are majorly influenced by artists like Bassnectar, Vent, Ill-Esha, Koan Sound,Trolley snatcha, Funtcase, Amon Tobin, Noisia and a lot more.
He kicked off 2012 with his EP on the Dutch label – Rub A Duck Records comprising of an original experimental dubstep track and a remix by Relay & Front. Their previous gigs at Blue Frog, Mumbai & Cool Chef Cafe have been wild and they’re looking forward to bring the same vibe down to Pune!
Come & watch the amalgamation of glitch, dubstep & live guitars all on one stage this Friday! You can’t miss this one.
Venue: High spirits, Koregaon park
Date: 22nd June 2012
Time: 9:00pm onwards
A four-day theatre festival will be organised by the Pune division of the Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Natya Parishad, starting from June 19. Addressing the media, the Parishad’s Pune division president Satish Desai said,”This year, the festival is dedicated to Sangeet Natak and to the memory of singer Manik Verma. Plays like ‘Sangeet Manapaman’, ‘Sangeet Jay Jay Gauri Shankar’, ‘Sangeet Hey Bandh Reshmache’ and ‘Sangeet Mrugaranjani’ will be staged by young artistes.” The festival will be inaugurated by actress Vandana Gupte.
Venue: Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Natya Parishad, #1651,Tilak Smarak Mandir, Tilak road, Sadashiv peth S P College Pune – 411030
Date: 19th – 22nd June 2012
Contact: 020 24337320
Pause for Cause Exhibition of Textiles
In support of the Concern India Foundation, the Pause for Cause exhibition of textiles will be held from June 21 to June 23. To be held at the Sonal Hall at Karve Road the exhibition will 20 designers and entrepreneurs, from various parts of India, offering a wide variety of textiles, designer wear, semi precious jewellery and accessories. The event is aimed at helping people help themselves by making them self reliant. The proceeds from the fundraiser will be utilised for funding of children’s education, special care for the differently abled, health care and vocational training for women or shelter for the aged. On display will also be handloom tussore saris, Silk, linen and cotton saris amongst others.
Venue: Sonal Hall, Karve Road
Date: 21st – 22nd June 2012
Explore the Royal Kitchens of Rajasthan
Embark on a royal culinary expedition with the authentic flavors of Rajasthan as Shakahari at Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre hosts the Rajasthani Food Festival. Bringing to your plate; from the interiors of Rajasthan some of the carefully chosen delicacies of Vegetarian preparations by Shakhari’s very own Maharaj, who comes from this vibrant and colorful land of the kings!!
Explore the hearty essence and aroma of this historic state of Rajputs and Marwaris, where each dish has numerous stories to tell. Savor your taste buds to dishes like Kachori chaat, Aloo Anar Dana chaat, Moong Dal Chilla, Mirchi Wadi, Methi makai ki seekh or relish over Gatta Sabzi, Dum Aloo Rajasthani, Keri Methi ke Lonji, Dal Baati, Dal Churma and more. For some added fun enjoy the Rajasthan folk entertainment on weekends as you dine at the restaurant.
So this June…Come discover the imperial heritage of Rajasthan through its regal cuisine only at Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre.
Venue: Shakahari, Pune Marriott Hotel and Convention Centre
Date: 15th June – 30th June
Price: Rs. 650 + Taxes
Time: 7:00PM Onward
Essence Of Joy is performing LIVE
The band will be playing Progressive Rock.The 7 member band has Adnan Khan – guitar rhythm and vocalist, Zeeshan Khan – vocalist, Sagar Kulkarni – Lead, Rhythm, vocals, Kevin – Bassist, Sylvester – Lead, Arun Dhnanjay – Bassist, Alan Lobo – Drummer
Venue: Inorbit Mall, Nagar Road.
Date: Saturday, 23rd June 2012.
Time: 7:00 pm.