KARACHI: Since people in Karachi often complain about not having anything to do over the weekend, we decided to help you out with a list of recommendations of all the events you should attend. You’re welcome!
This will be a weekly series so be sure to check out the latest every Friday.
1. Girls Night Out (ONLY FOR LADIES) – The Khawatoons
An evening of “adult” comedy for all the ladies who could use a little bit of unwinding. The entry fee is Rs600 but trust us, it’ll be worth it.
Date and Time: May 11, 8-10pm
Address: The Thotspot, Badar Commercial Street 7A, Badar Commercial Area, Phase 5, DHA, Karachi.
2. Book Launch – Our Asma Jahangir
Launch of a book based on the life of a woman who was a force to be reckoned with, Asma Jahangir. This launch will then be followed by a panel discussion comprising of the following speakers: Justice Majjida Rizvi, Uzma Noorani, Kaiser Bengali, Mohd Ali Shah, Munner Memon, and Javed Qazi.
Date and Time: May 11, 5:30-7pm
Address: Faraar Gallery, T2F: 10-C، Sunset Lane 5, Phase 2 Commercial Area, DHA, Karachi.
3. Flea Market for a Cause – Care for Health
Two birds, one stone: get your summer shopping sorted and feel good about knowing that proceeds from the sale will be used to support education and mental health at this event held by Kiran Foundation and Care for Health. Items on sale will be coming from Image Fabrics, Gul Ahmed, Khaadi, Sana Safinaz, ZARA, Mango, Bershka, Pull&Bear and more.
Date and Time: May 11 and May 12, 5-8pm
Address: SSA1/A/1 Main Sunset Boulevard, Phase 2, DHA, Karachi
4. Rum & Harry – Ramadan Exhibition
The hippest local western clothing line is going desi this Ramadan. They’re exhibiting their latest collection of casual kurtas and scarves in summer hues at their studio.
Date and Time: May 12 and May 13, 1-7pm
Address: Mezzanine Floor, 18-C, Lane 1, Shahbaz Commercial, Phase 6, DHA, Karachi. (Look for the pink gate.)
5. Open Mic Night – TDF Ghar
All comedians, musicians, singers, and poets are welcome … but mind you, this one has an entry ticket of Rs200.
Date and Time: May 13, 7pm onwards
Address: M. A. Jinnah Rd, Jamshed Quarters Catholic Colony, Karachi.