Weekend Buzz in Bengaluru: Horse Riding or Rock Concert?

by Khushboo Patodia
Weekend Buzz in Bengaluru: Horse Riding or Rock Concert?

Plan the weekend

Its time to plan for – brunches, concerts, shopping, movies and what not! Here’s our pick of the five things you must not miss out on this weekend in Bengaluru.

1. Comic Stories

Get ready to roll on the floor laughing at some of the weirdest stories from the life of comedian Vir Das this weekend. Vir Das’ Unbelievable Tour comes to Namma this Saturday to take you on a hilarious ride filled with absurd and crazy incidents that the comedian claims have happened to him in life – true or not, you decide!

When: October 15, 7.30 pm
Where: Phoenix Market City, Whitefield
Tickets: bookmyshow.com

2. Rock On

EDM fans must head to the UMM Circuit Live DJ night at VR Bengaluru for some grooving electronic dance music acts by Dutch band ‘Sick Individuals’. Having performed at some of the biggest music festivals like Tomorrowland, ULTRA, Sensation and others around the world, Sick Individuals are now on their first ever India tour. So get yourself on the guest list for a rocking night of DJ mixes of Avicii, Rihanna, Tiesto and Guetta and be mind-blown!

October 16, 6 pm onwards
Where: Sky Deck, VR Bengaluru, Whitefield
Entry: Free

3. Relive Your Childhood

Messages from nature and a riot of colours, both come together in Kanika Jain Gupta’s latest collection on colouring books for adults. Join this colouring party as nature comes alive in her drawings. Use your imagination to fill them with vivid colours to truly bring out the lost child in you and feel young again! Colouring is proven to be therapeutic as it helps reinforce positivity for tired souls. So don’t miss this chance to relax and unwind yourself before hitting another week of routine life.

When: October 16, 4 pm onwards
Where: Sapna Book House, Residency Road
Entry: Free
How Much: Rs. 499 

4. Equestrian Sunday 

Kick start your Sunday and kick off those Monday blues with a horse riding experience with Couple of Us. Learn about horsemanship and control through expert tips and will also get the chance to feed and groom the majestic beauties! The experience is meant only for couples and is limited to five couples.


When: October 16, 10 am onwards
Where: Bangalore Horse Riding School, Jakkur
How Much: Rs 2500 per couple

5. Beer It Up

If not in Germany where better than Bengaluru to celebrate Oktoberfest! So get your beer gang together and head straight to The Irish House pub for an Oktoberfest special menufood inspired by Germany including Pretzels, Beer doused Sausages and Apple Strudel, drinking games like Beer Relay, Cup Stack and Chugathon, live music and lots and lots of beer. Noch ein Bier, bitte (Another beer, please!).


When: Till October 27
Where: The Irish House, VR Bengaluru, Whitefield
Entry: Free

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