Mumbai, Gear Up For 9 Events In May! From Pride Film Festival 2024 To Kailash Kher Live & More

May this may be as eventful as you want it to be!

by Ankita Mazumdar
Mumbai, Gear Up For 9 Events In May! From Pride Film Festival 2024 To Kailash Kher Live & More

Enough of this heat and sweat Mumbai, it is time to drink fresh coconut water and enjoy these exciting events lined up for you. We are in the fifth month of 2024 and that was quick! We know why; because you were busy enjoying your heart out by going to some of the best events in your city, suggested by us. As usual, we curated special upcoming May events for you. Share this with your friends and May you have a great month!

9 Upcoming Mumbai Events In May To Look Out For

1. Museum of Solutions

Students of Mumbai, summer vacations are here and we have an exciting and fun learning event for you guys! This is an interactive museum for kids and adults wherein there are seven floors filled with exhibitions, programs, and activities like 3D printing workshops, Arduino workshops, film discussions, lab experiments, fashion and so much more for the entire month of May. It is a skill-based event designed to develop and hone skills for challenges. If this is your cup of tea, book your slot now!

Date: May 2 – 31

When: 9:30 AM, 1:15 PM & 4:30 PM 

Where: Victoria House, Lower Parel

Price: ₹1,898/person onwards

2. Mumbai Midnight Cycling With Mischief Treks

Mischief Treks has an amazing midnight cycling event this month! Imagine endlessly cycling through the mildly empty streets of Colaba, Marine Drive, Girgaon Chowpatty, Hanging Garden, CSMT, Flora Fountain, Asiatic Library, Gateway of India and Taj Hotel to enjoy the serenity of Mumbai’s beauty while you race with the gushing wind. Do not worry, they provide refreshments as well; 22 km is a long stretch! Catch those mesmerizing Mumbai skyline with your adventurous buddies.

Date: May 4

When: 11 PM onwards

Where: Colaba

Price: On-demand

3. Sex O’clock


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If you are into theatre and enjoy engaging in conversations about the topic of sexuality, then this upcoming and exciting event in Mumbai is perfect for you! Sex O’clock is a satirical comedy revolving around protagonist, Sana’s life through her bi-curiosity, virginity and period sex situations. It is directed by Aanya Dhingra and aims to break social taboos and norms.

Date: May 12

When: 8 PM onwards

Where: antiSOCIAL, Lower Parel

Price: ₹499/person onwards

4. KASHISH Pride Film Festival 2024

Mumbaikars, get ready to unfurl your pride flag at the biggest South Asian Queer Film Festival, this May! This impressive event will showcase 130+ LGBTQ+ Films from all over the world. You will have the chance to have thorough discussions with filmmakers and enjoy enchanting dance and music performances at opening and closing ceremonies. It is the 15th instalment of the KASHISH Pride Film Festival and you should absolutely not miss this one.

Date: May 15 – 19

When: Multiple timings

Where: Liberty Cinema, Alliance Française de Bombay and Cinepolis Cinema 

Price: ₹600/person onwards

5. Sergio De Simone’s A Journey Through Classical Masterpieces

Have you ever come across any extravagant event in Mumbai free of cost? Yes, you read that right, this event is available in the City of Dreams for free! All hail the renowned pianist Sergio De Simone! If you are someone who is looking for great musical concerts, here is a great one for you. Be enthralled by Simone’s genius and creative musical journey with compositions from Chopin, Schumann and Beethoven.

Date: May 15

When: 7 PM onwards

Where: The Royal Opera House, Girgaon

Price: Free

6. Kailash Kher and Kailasa Live


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Let’s all be deewani with the great Padmashree awardee, Kailash Kher, this summer! This music concert has to be on your May events, Mumbaikars as he will serenade you with his famous songs. Take your pretty chand for a cute date to this concert and dance to ‘Chand Sifarish’ and enjoy a filmy evening with them! BRB, we are booking tickets before this show gets sold out.

Date: May 25

When: 6 PM onwards

Where: Jio World Drive, BKC

Price: ₹999/person onwards

7. All You Can Street 2024


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Calling out to all the mad fashion lovers, All You Can Street is back in business in Mumbai with great homegrown brands like Margn Word, Stamp Duty, Instinct First, Aesthetic of Resistance, Day & Age and many more under one roof. This lively event is the culmination of fashion, culture, art and music. So take your friends and family and have a gala time with them!

Date: May 25 – 26

When: 12:30 PM onwards

Where: Jio World Convention Centre, BKC

Price: ₹799/person onwards

8. CIRQA’s Detour to Singapore


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Book your slot with CIRQA in collaboration with Visit Singapore to have a gastronomical experience with a perfect six-course menu. This special menu has Singaporean-inspired dishes with a quirky Kerala twist picked out by the MasterChef Singapore 2023 winner, Chef Inderpal Singh along with CIRQA’s Chef Abhijith. This exclusive and tantalising event will detour and transport you to Singapore just by sitting in the City of Dreams!

Date: May 5 

When: 12:30 PM & 7:30 PM onwards

Where: CIRQA, c.1960, Lower Parel

Price: ₹4600/person onwards

9. Indian Accent’s Rum-Paired Dinner With Flor de Caña

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Get ready to enjoy an exclusive 5-course tasting menu at Indian Accent! The culinary excellence of delectable and innovative Indian cuisine paired with deliciously crafted Flor de Caña Rum cocktails. Rum enthusiasts and foodies can enjoy Indian Accent’s signature dishes like Kanyakumari Crab, Crispy Sea Bass, Slow Cooked Lamb Shank, Blue Cheese Naan and more. This rum-paired culinary journey in Mumbai is a one-of-a-kind experience in India which you should not miss, email them to get your slots now! 

Date: May 11

When: 9:30 PM onwards

Where: Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre, Jio World Centre (Gate 11), BKC

Price: ₹6,500/person onwards

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These are some of the best events happening this month in Mumbai. Which exciting event caught your eye, let us know below.

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Cover Image Courtesy: Instagram/kashishfilmfest and kailashkher

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