School is out and, on the ECR, plans are in place to engage curious minds with a camp. Also, a special meat menu awaits.
Keeping with tradition
DakshinaChitra brings you the flavours of the Telugu New Year, with Ugadi Utsav. Till Sunday, witness the traditional Urumulu (thunder) dance by Ursula Natya Kala Pradarshan from Andhra Pradesh (11.30 am, 12.30 pm, 3.30 pm and 4.30 pm) and the folk performance, Somana Kunitha, by Bengaluru-based DS Gangadhar and troupe (4 pm). Details: 24462435
Step it up
March 30 will be a night of dips and twirls as Salsa Madras organises its salsa and bachata night at The Swirl Bar, The Gateway Hotel IT Expressway. Arun Srinivasan, with his team of dancers, will kick-start the event with a workshop at 8 pm (Rs 500 per person) after which the dance floor will be yours to own. Avail the ‘buy one get one free’ offer on all cocktails, like the Masala Mary, Daiquiri and more.
Shop till you drop
Spoil yourself at Azure’s pop-up at Madras Square, Neelankari. Along with their home line and sleepwear, designer Dipu Krishnamurthi offers two collections of summer wear. While Costal Dreams is all about soft blues and natural fabrics, the Colour Blocked Ikat comes in summer prints on colours like oxblood and green. From Rs 200 to Rs 3,900. Till Sunday. Details: 9094231000
Instill love for the environment in your little ones with Bay of Life’s Summer Beach Camp. Activities like a scavenger hunt, habitat study, and shore science will be conducted by their outdoor science experts. On April 5 (last date of registration is March 29). Rs 950 for half-a-day and Rs 1,950 for a day (inclusive of food). Details: 7667075875
Meat Madness Night at La Pasta World has a special menu that comprises mains like meatballs stewed in tomato gravy, grilled pork chops and roast chicken with Italian herbs, among others. These will be served with sides like tossed mushrooms and mixed salad. At Heritage Town, on March 31, from 7 pm to 10 pm. Rs 250 onwards.
Details: 0413 4209629
Hey Mr DJ
Head to Confluence Resorts at ECR, as tomorrow will be all about dance. Electronic music by Los Angeles-based DJ Bl3nd, coupled with psychedelic visuals, will keep the party spirits high. Along with global and local signatures, like biryani and grills, you can also enjoy interesting cocktails like Down To Earth and Boomerang . Tickets start at Rs 1,199.