9 Exciting Events Happening In October That You Must Attend With Your Buddies
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October is the month of festivities and there’s happiness everywhere you look. And to add to that exuberance, there are a bunch of totally happening events that are scheduled to take place in October that include everything from shopping, dancing to musical gigs. Here’s a lowdown of everything you should look forward to, folks!
1. Dandiya Masti (1st - 6th October)
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If there’s one thing that everyone waits for with bated breath during Navratri, it’s dandiya raas. So you’ll be thrilled to know there’s one happening from 1st October onwards at Rajwada Palace where you can go and unleash the dancer in your soul! The ticket per person starts at Rs 500, but you must quickly get your hands on them, or else they might just get sold out!
When | Tuesday - Sunday, 1st - 6th October
Where | Rajwada Palace - B33, Industrial Area, G T Karnal Road
Timings | 8:30 PM Onwards
Entry | Rs 500 Onwards
Book Your Tickets Online Here | https://in.bookmyshow.com/activities/dandiya-masti-2019/ET00110649
RSVP On FB Here | https://www.facebook.com/events/467807794074242/
2. Open Air Cinema - Bollywood Special (4th - 6th October)
There’s a Bollywood special open-air screening happening at the Akshara Theatre between 4th and 6th October which will feature popular movies such as Gangs Of Wasseypur 2, Andhadhun and Love Aaj Kal. The entry for this starts at Rs 450 per person and with the weather starting to get pleasant, it’s the perfect time to venture out and watch these superhit movies in the open air. Mark your calendars and head over with some cosy blankets in tow.
When | Friday - Sunday, 4th - 6th October
Where | Akshara Theatre - 11-B, Baba Kharak Singh Marg
Timings | 7 PM Onwards
Entry | Rs 450 Onwards
Book Your Tickets Online Here | https://bit.ly/2mPl16d
RSVP On FB Here | https://www.facebook.com/events/398969190813318/
3. Grand Diwali Carnival (11th - 13th October)
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The Grand Diwali Carnival happening at Dilli Haat, Janakpuri will feature yummy food, pretty apparels, handicrafts, snazzy accessories, spectacular home decor items and more. It’s happening between 11th - 13th October, and it will even feature cultural programmes! So, head over for a jolly good time with your fam and don’t forget to stuff your face with delish grub from different state stalls.
When | Friday - Sunday, 11th - 13th October
Where | Dilli Haat - Janakpuri
Timings | 12 Noon - 10 PM
Entry | Rs 20 Onwards
Call Them | +91 9911 149 509
RSVP On FB Here | https://www.facebook.com/events/517995168949539/
4. Patte Khull Gaye (12th October )
This one is a play based on the hilarious hypocrisy of society directed by Rakesh Bedi. You shouldn’t miss out on this one as it features popular TV actors like Kishwer Merchant, Rupali Ganguly, Anant Mahadevan and Avijit Dutt - nice. It’s happening on Saturday, the 12th of October at Kamani Auditorium. But you might want to book spots ASAP, as the seats are filling fast.
When | Saturday, 12th October
Where | Kamani Auditorium - Copernicus Marg, Mandi House, Janpath
Timings | 4 PM & 7 PM Onwards
Entry | Rs 399 Onwards
Book Your Tickets Online Here | https://in.bookmyshow.com/plays/patte-khul-gaye/ET00112707
5. Diwali Carnival (12th & 13th October)
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With the festive season around the corner, it’s only fair that you indulge in some CRAZY retail therapy. And you can do this at the upcoming Diwali Carnival happening at the JLN Stadium on 12th & 13th October i.e. Saturday and Sunday. The event will feature a kids zone, live band performances, jewellery, apparels, food stalls and more! Plus, the entry for kids below the age of 10 is absolutely FREE. Take along your shopping partners and have a gala time filling your shopping bags.
When | Saturday & Sunday, 12th & 13th October
Where | Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium - Near Lodhi Colony, Pragati Vihar
Timings | 11 AM - 11 PM
Entry | Rs 135 Onwards
Book Your Tickets Online Here | https://in.bookmyshow.com/activities/diwali-carnival-at-jln-stadium/ET00112637
RSVP On FB Here | https://www.facebook.com/events/1139862816213887/
6. Ananya Birla India Tour In Delhi (16th October)
Ananya Birla is an International pop sensation known for hit numbers such as ‘Blackout’ and ‘Meant To Be’. And she is performing in Delhi for her India tour on Wednesday, the 16th of October at DLF Promenade. The tickets for this starts at Rs 350 per person, so we’d suggest you book your spots ASAP. After all, you wouldn’t want to miss out on the opportunity of watching her sing live, would you?!
When | Wednesday, 16th October
Where | DLF Promenade - Vasant Kunj, Nelson Mandela Marg
Timings | 7:30 PM Onwards
Entry | Rs 350 Onwards
Book Your Tickets Online Here | https://insider.in/ananya-birla-india-tour-2019-delhi-oct16-2019/event
7. Blind School Diwali Mela (18th - 24th October)
The most awaited fair AKA The Blind School Diwali Mela is coming back to town this October and this is just awesome news to us! It’ll be happening between 18th to 24th of October (Friday - Thursday) and will feature TONS of pretty stuff ranging from cute accessories to pretty home decor items that you have to snag. The best part about this shopping fiesta with arrangements for food and entertainment as well is that it’s all for a good cause as all the proceeds from the sales will go towards the betterment of the blind kids. You simply cannot afford to miss out on this one.
When | Friday - Thursday, 18th - 24th October
Where | Blind School Grounds - Near Oberoi Hotel, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, Lodhi Road
Timings | 10 AM - 8 PM
8. Fresher Thoughts By Kunal Kamra (18th October)
The hilarious Kunal Kamra needs no introduction to you guys, right? In case you don’t know him, he’s a witty comedian who has a funny and comically-twisted take on things around him. And the best bit, he’ll be performing his fresher thoughts LIVE, this month in saadi Dilli at Hyatt Regency Gurgaon on Friday, the 18th of October from 8 PM onwards. Grab your tix now as they’ll be sold out before you know it.
When | Friday, 18th October
Where | Hyatt Regency - NH8, Sector 83, Gurgaon
Timings | 8 PM Onwards
Entry | Rs 799 Onwards
Book Your Tickets Online Here | https://insider.in/comedy-munch-fresher-thoughts-by-kunal-kamra-oct18-2019/event
RSVP On FB Here | https://www.facebook.com/events/440345789918269/
9. Curated Street Art Tour On Bicycle (27th October)
If you’re an art enthusiast then you must definitely sign-up for this event. This cycle-guided tour will introduce y’all to the various stories and concepts behind the gorgeous murals over here at the Lodhi Art District! This 3.5-hour long cycling tour will end at the Humayun’s Tomb and entry per person is Rs 1,200 which will even include a well-maintained bicycle, tea and biscuits, helmets and Hindi-English speaking guides.
When | Sunday, 27th October
Where | Lodhi Art District - Lodhi Colony
Timings | 7 - 10:30 AM
Entry | Rs 1,200
Book Your Tickets Online Here | https://delhibycycle.com/tours/lodhi-art-tour/
RSVP On FB Here | https://www.facebook.com/events/2239866339468668/
These were some of the events that you must visit with your squad this October, so mark your calendar dates accordingly!