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An elaborate Christmas menu, a marathon and a lucky draw. Get a taste of what’s on offer this weekend


Dark addiction
Don’t misss chocolatier Srinath Balachandran’s annual Chocolate Festival at Zuka. The fest, which started on December 18, features some rare treats for chocolate aficionados like the Hollywood tower cake — a seven-layered chocolate cake — the chocolate burger, cup and saucer chocolate sizzler and the smoked chocolate sizzlers. Till December 22. Details: 9786699854


Seafood and wine
Celebrate Christmas and sing carols along with other guests at Le Dupleix. Enjoy a five-course menu and unlimited wine and soft beverage, while violinist David Wacheux plays along. The chef’s specialties include seafood bisque, marinated Italian vegetable platter, sesame-crusted shrimps, grilled lobster, stuffed turkey, baked stuffed apple, and Christmas cookies. At Rs 2,100 per adult and Rs 1,100 per child. Details: 0413 2226001


Run and win
Pondicherry Sports Federal Academy is organising the State Level Marathon Race for school students in the categories 21 km, 12 km,  8 km and 5 km. Winners will be given cash prizes. Application forms are available in six different venues in the city—Indira Gandhi Sports Complex, Le Cafe, Appu English High School, Sri Arul Medical, Balaji English Higher Secondary School and Bharatha Devi English High School. Starting on December 22. Details: 9442167743

Two in one
Photograper Sima Mohanty and painter Biswa Rout will be showcasing their work—based on their beloved hometown, Pondicherry—at the Sri Aurobindo Ashram Exhibition Hall. Starting tomorrow, the exhibition is on till December 29, from 9.30 am onwards.
Details: zoompondy.com


Get lucky
Pondicherry-based store, Casablanca, is ringing in the festivities this season with Festival Tombola. The store has exciting offers. Get a lucky draw ticket for a purchase of Rs 2,000 and win prizes like a Vespa, goodies from RayBan, Hidesign, Wills Lifestyle and Celio. Till January 1. Details: 0413 2336495


Unfolding mystery
Alliance Francaise’s movie club is showcasing Inspecteur Lavardin, a 100-minute French film directed by Claude Chabrol. This crime-thriller released in 1986, and is built on the inspector’s investigation of the mysterious death of a devout and wealthy Roman Catholic writer. At Maison Colombani, Pondicherry, on December 22, from 6.30 pm onwards. Details: 0413 2334351

— Team Indulge


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