page logo

Curtain Raiser: Here's all you can do on February 10 and 11

No weekend plans yet? YS Life has got you covered. From what to do to where to eat and shop, discover all major events across Bengaluru, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, and Kolkata under one umbrella.

Curtain Raiser: Here's all you can do on February 10 and 11

Friday February 09, 2024,

9 min Read

Curtain Raiser is a weekly column by YS Life to nudge our readers in the right direction to make the most of their weekends. We bring you a curation of the major events across Bengaluru, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, and Kolkata.

Mumbai

Mahindra Blues Festival 2024

Mahindra Blues Festival 2024

When: February 10 - 11 | 6 PM onwards

Where: Mehboob Studios 

Cost: Rs 3,999 onwards

The Mahindra Blues Festival returns for its 12th year, renowned for its soulful, foot-tapping, and heart-wrenching blues vibes. The event will take place at Mehboob Studios in Bandra, Mumbai, and will be a timeless tradition that keeps blues lovers coming back for more. 

The festival's legacy is a vibrant blend of gritty narratives, soul-stirring rhythms, and artists who have etched their tales on its stage. It reflects the enduring magnetism of blues, a genre that resonates with all music lovers. 

This edition promises to transport audiences with the raw, evocative power of blues, a timeless journey through the heart and soul of a genre that transcends time and place.

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik Live

Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik Live

When: February 10 | 6.30 PM onwards

Where: T.M.C Ground

Cost: Rs 1,000 onwards

Celebrate Valentine's week with legendary singers Kumar Sanu and Alka Yagnik, who transport listeners back to the innocence and heartaches of young love. Their timeless melodies transport listeners to a time when every love story felt like an epic saga and each lyric resonated with the sweet pangs of romance. Immerse in their magical world of music and reminisce about our youthful escapades, stolen glances, whispered promises, and bittersweet memories. 

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Zomaland by Zomato

Zomaland by Zomato

When: February 10 and 11 | 12 PM - 10 PM

Where: Jio World Garden

Cost: Rs 699 onwards

Zomaland by Zomato Live is back for its most extravagant season, offering over 40 pop-up restaurants and 140 hours of entertainment across seven cities. The event features a curated selection of culinary delights, from street food to gourmet delicacies, and a carnival atmosphere. 

Attendees can indulge in a diverse range of cuisines, live performances, interactive activities, and thrilling rides. 

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider

Delhi

Moonrise Festival 2024

Moonrise Festival 2024

When: February 10 and 11 | 12 PM - 10 PM

Where: JLN Stadium

Cost: Rs 799 onwards

The Moonrise Festival, a two-day music fest will feature romantic melodies and cult hip-hop, capturing the conflicting emotions of the heart, from passion to heartbreak. The event promises to be a captivating two-day experience.

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

K-POP Sensation AOORA

K-POP Sensation AOORA

When: February 10 | 5 PM onwards

Where: Pacific Mall NSP

Cost: Rs 499 onwards

Experience the electrifying energy of K-pop with sensational artist Aoora, known for his dynamic vocals, mesmerising choreography, and infectious charisma. As one of the leading figures in the K-pop industry, his performance is sure to be a highlight of any event, delivering an immersive journey into the world of Korean pop music. 

Whether a dedicated fan or new to the genre, Aoora's live performance is guaranteed to leave fans dancing, singing, and craving more. 

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Udyan Utsav 2024 & Vividhta ka Amrit Mahotsav, Amrit Udyan, Rashtrapati Bhavan

Udyan Utsav 2024 & Vividhta ka Amrit Mahotsav, Amrit Udyan, Rashtrapati Bhavan

When: February 2 - March 31| 10 AM onwards

Where: Amrit Udyan

Cost: Free

Amrit Udyan, a 15-acre garden in Rashtrapati Bhavan, is hosting the Udyan Utsav 2024. The event showcases rare seasonal flowers like Tulips, Daffodils, Asiatic Lily, Oriental Lily, Roses, and more. Visitors can also explore themed gardens like Bal Vatika, Bonsai and Theme Gardens, and Circular Gardens. 

On February 8-11, Rashtrapati Bhavan will host the Vividhta Ka Amrit Mahotsav—the North-Eastern Festival, a four-day extravaganza featuring a handicrafts fair, cultural performances, art exhibitions, interactive workshops, a tech area, a youth engagement zone, and a north-eastern food festival. 

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider.

Bengaluru

Bangalore Open Air 2024

Bangalore Open Air 2024

When: February 9 and 10 

Where: Bits Club

Cost: Rs 3,999 onwards

Bangalore Open Air, India's premier Heavy Metal festival, attracts metal enthusiasts worldwide. Located in Bengaluru, the festival features a blend of international and local acts. With a dedicated audience of around 4,000 fans, it serves as a vital platform for established and emerging artists. Bangalore Open Air is financially self-sustained and community-driven, focusing on creating an authentic experience rather than commercialisation. 

As India's sole standard-bearer for rock and heavy metal music, it is a celebration of a subculture and a testament to heavy metal's allure.

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

G EAZY - India Tour 

G EAZY - India Tour

When: February 10 | 4 PM onwards

Where: Manpho Convention Centre

Cost: Rs 1,250 onwards

Prepare to be blown away as G-Eazy, the chart-topping sensation, gears up for his first-ever performances across India. With his unparalleled energy and a string of hits under his belt, G-Eazy promises to deliver an electrifying experience like no other. From "No Limit" to "Me, Myself & I," his music will set the stage on fire, creating an atmosphere of pure excitement and adrenaline. 

Don't miss out on the chance to be part of this historic event and secure your spot for what promises to be an unforgettable musical journey. 

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Strokes and Stories

Strokes and Stories

When: February 11 | 4.30 PM onwards

Where: Atta Galatta

Cost: Rs 400 onwards

In this workshop, participants will explore the world of mandala art, its intricate patterns, and profound symbolism. Through hands-on creative practices, they can unleash their imagination and tap into their inner thoughts and emotions. Mandalas serve as a powerful tool for self-reflection, guiding individuals towards inner peace and balance. 

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Raghu Dixit Live x 1522 anniversary edition

Raghu Dixit Live x 1522 anniversary edition

When: February 11 | 8 PM - February 12 | 12 AM

Where: 1522 The Pub Malleshwaram

Cost: Rs 499 onwards

Join The Raghu Dixit Project for an extraordinary musical journey on February 11 at 8 PM. With a global footprint, the dynamic ensemble has performed in over 30 countries and performed over 1,500 concerts. 

The Raghu Dixit Project has collaborated with some of India's finest musicians, each adding a unique flavour to Raghu's compositions, transcending age and boundaries.

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider.

Hyderabad

Madhubani Art Workshop by Trishna Patnaik

Madhubani Art Workshop by Trishna Patnaik

When: February 11 | 4 PM

Where: Alignjoy by Padmaja Penmetsa

Cost: Rs 1,800 onwards

India's rich tradition of folk arts, including the Madhubani Art Workshop, is centred around the Mithila region of Bihar. Madhubani paintings, based on mythological themes and pastoral symbols, are traditionally used to announce celebrations and solicit good fortune. People can participate in the workshop to create their own Madhubani masterpieces using acrylic colours on cartridge sheets, allowing them to appreciate the art form and enhance their cultural heritage.

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider.

Shashi Dhiman

Shashi Dhiman

When: February 11 | 6 PM

Where: Aaromate- Cafe and Creative Community

Cost: Rs 299 onwards

Shashi Dhiman, a YouTube sensation with over 10 million views, will perform a live standup show. With sharp wit and relatable storytelling, she will tackle everyday absurdities, relationships, technology, and pop culture, leaving the audience in stitches.

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Lippan art workshop at F house

Lippan art workshop

When: February 11 | 1 PM 

Where: F House

Cost: Rs 1,299 onwards

Experience the joy of creativity like never before at our Lippan Art Workshop hosted at F house. Immerse yourself in a world of artistic expression as you unleash your imagination and let your creativity flow freely. Sip on a complimentary drink as you delve into the intricate art of Lippan, a traditional Indian mural art form known for its intricate designs and vibrant colours. Whether you're a seasoned artist or a novice, our workshop offers a welcoming space for all to explore their creative talents and connect with like-minded individuals. 

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Chennai

The Name Is Vidyasagar - Live in Concert 2.0

The Name Is Vidyasagar - Live in Concert 2.0

When: February 10 | 7 PM

Where: YMCA Ground

Cost: Rs 1,499 onwards

Vidyasagar, a legendary Indian composer, continues to captivate audiences with his timeless music. His name is synonymous with the golden era of Indian music and holds a special place in the hearts of 90's kids. His compositions have left an indelible mark on the music industry, transcending generations and genres. 

Renowned for his soul-stirring tunes, Vidyasagar's name evokes nostalgia and admiration among music aficionados worldwide. His unparalleled talent and passion continue to captivate audiences, ensuring his melodies will forever remain etched in the annals of musical history.

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider.

One People Festival 2024

One People Festival

When: February 10 and 11 | 10 AM onwards

Where: Chariot Beach Resort

Cost: Rs 1,770 onwards

The One People Festival is a two-day event in Mamallapuram, featuring over 100 artists, live art, camping, star-gazing, food trucks, art installations, flea markets, and beach games. It celebrates unity, variety, and community spirit, bringing together music, art, culture, and cuisine. 

The festival also features an exclusive Kids Play Zone for games and workshops, including free two-day workshops on arts, crafts, and skating. The event promises a vibrant and immersive experience for attendees.

Tickets are available on BookMyShow.

Neeye Oli

Neeye Oli

When: February 10 | 5 PM onwards

Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium

Cost: Rs 1,249 onwards

Santosh Narayanan's live concert at Jawaharlal Nehru Outdoor Stadium is a memorable event, showcasing his versatility as a composer and musician. 

Narayanan's innovative compositions and the grandeur of the venue create unforgettable experiences, solidifying his presence as a musical icon on the live concert stage. 

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider.

Kolkata

Bhalobese Sokhi Nibhrite Jotone I Rezwana Choudhury Bannya

Rezwana Choudhury Bannya

When: February 10 | 6:30 PM

Where: GD Birla Sabhaghar 

Cost: Rs 400 onwards

Dr Rezwana Choudhury Bannya, a renowned Bangladeshi exponent of Rabindra Sangeet, has gained worldwide recognition for her exceptional contributions to music. She has received numerous awards, including the Swadhinata Padak, the highest civilian award in Bangladesh. Bannya, trained under the late Kanika Bandyopadhyay, is known for her sweet tonal quality and perfect rendition. 

Samya, a versatile elocutionist, was awarded the Neeladri Shekhar Basu Samman 2023 by Kabita Academy, Government of West Bengal. He has performed in India, the UK, Australia, and Dubai.

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider. 

Unlock the Art of Candle Making

Candle Making

When: February 10 | 11 AM

Where: Kolkata Centre for Creativity

Cost: Rs 1,500 onwards

Join a hands-on candle-making workshop session where you can create unique candles from scratch. The workshop includes a candle-making kit, wax, cotton wick, wick sticker, fragrance oils, stickers, labels, and dried flowers. Expert instructors will guide you through the process, from melting wax to adding fragrances and decorations. You'll take home beautiful handmade candles for your space or for gifting. Reserve your spot now to bring the magic of candlelight into your life.

Tickets are available on Paytm Insider. 


Edited by Kanishk Singh