Bangalore Turf Club
Kingfisher Ultra Derby 2016 was the talk of the town last weekend. Actress Kalki Koechlin made her way to the city for the draw of lots at the pre-cursor party at Taj West End. The Derby itself saw fashionably dressed guests cheering on thoroughbred colts, geldings, and fillies as they galloped towards the finish line. Serjeant At Arms (ridden by A Sandesh) was adjuged the winner.
Nine-year-old Alayna Zaid, daughter of Zaid Sadiq and Uzma Irfan of the Prestige Group, put up her first exhibition at this art gallery. Titled Imaginarium, on display were 40 abstract works. Guests admired her paintings of cats, dogs and butterflies over tea, and nibbles from Toscano.
Gastronomists converged at UB City for Fete du Vin, a wine and cheese festival held at The Collection. Guests participated in wine tasting sessions, grape stomping, and workshops on cooking and painting with wine.