Although getting out in the day during this heat can be a drag, Karachi nights are always pleasant. This weekend there are two literary events, first is an Open Mic night presenting original poetry and prose and then there is Sanam Maher in conversation with Sabyn Javeri’s about the current literary landscape, politics and fiction. For Music aficionado’s there is a variety of events to choose from, a musical performance at the Taansen Academy of Music, Urban Rock at Base Rock Cafe, and Mehfil-e-Ghazal at Napa. And then of course, for a fun-filled Sunday with the kids, there is no place better then The Retreat, for a vacation carnival.
Literary Open Mic Night
Join us for an evening out in the Karachi breeze, nibbling on pizza and sipping Sattar Buksh’s famous cool drinks, sharing your poems and your flash fiction. Step up and be heard!
When: 23rd May
Where: Sattar Buksh
Timings: 7pm – 9pm
Nobody Killed Her: Sanam Maher in conversation with Sabyn Javeri
We are excited to host Sabyn Javeri, author of political thriller ‘Nobody Killed Her’ and one of Pakistan’s most exciting emerging writers this year. Journalist Sanam Maher will be in conversation with Javeri on what promises to be an important discussion on a range of topics including the current literary landscape, politics and fiction and more!
When: Saturday, 20th May
Where: British Council Library
Timings: 6pm – 7:30pm
Taansen Students Performance
Taansen Academy of performing Arts invites you to a music performance
When: Saturday, 20th May 2017
Where: Taansen Musical Club
Timings: 7:30 pm – 9pm
Urban Rock – Volume II
Base Rock Cafe comes back with the volume II of their first successful chapter of Urban Rock with none other than
Talha Ahmed, Yasin Farooqui, Naqab posh, CrackDown, ATOM.
When: Saturday, 20th May
Where: Base Rock Cafe, Phase 6 Ittehad Commercial
Timings: 8 pm – 11 pm
When: Tuesday, 22nd May
Where: Napa Music, Hindu Gymkhana, Main M.R. Kiyani Road
Timings: 8 pm – 10 pm
Pre-Vacation Kids Carnvial
Pre Vacational Kids Carnival Before Ramadan, Come & Enjoy with Kids. Family Only Sunday Funday, Come Along with Kids, Lots of Entertainment Activities for All, Birds/ Pet Show, Selfie with Python, VR Games, Kinect Games, Magic Show, Competition Games,Jumping Castle, Musical Night, Free Candy Floss, Free Popcorn,Cartoon Movie for Kids on Big Screen, Free Swimming Pass & Water Balloons Fight, Free Giftaways and Much more.
When: Sunday, 21st May 2017
Where: The Retreat, Clifton Block 2
Timings: 5pm – 10 pm