Around K-town: A round up of what’s happening in the city this weekend

From carnivals to literary festivals, we've got you covered


By Cutacut Editorial Team

KARACHI: Weekend is here and while we all look forward to getting an extra couple of hours sleep, here’s a line-up of fun things you can do in addition:

1. Adab Festival Pakistan

Coming from the founders of Karachi Literature Festival (KLF), the Adab Festival is all literature, culture, interesting discussions and interviews, dance, theatre, satire, comedy, film and poetry. In short, there’s something for everyone out there. Starting today, it is a three-day affair, so pick up the schedule and head out while the weather is nice in Karachi.

Date & Time: Feb 1-3, Till 9pm

Address: Governor House Sindh: Aiwan-e-Sadar, Civil Lines, Karachi

Posted by Adab Festival Pakistan on Thursday, January 31, 2019

 

2. Aura Carnival 2019

The carnival is in support for AURA for children suffering from Cerebral Palsy. The event is all fun: cool rides, food, shopping, haunted house and VR games. There are also opportunities to win prizes such as diamond pendants. Tickets available at the venue.

Date & Time: Feb 3, Noon to 8pm

Address: Port Grand:  Road Opposite PNSC buliding, Port Grand Food St, West Wharf, Karachi

Posted by AURA – Al Umeed Rehabilitation Association for Cerebral Palsy on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

3. Feminism for the 99 percent: International Feminist Movements

If you have questions about feminism, it’s history and what it looks like in the rest of the world, this discussion is for you. What international women’ strikes look like and mean and what can one learn about feminist dreams and political strategies from these movement, these are some of the questions and themes that will be talked about. It is only open for women and persons identifying as women.

Date & Time: Feb 3, 2pm to 4pm

Address: Frere Hall: Fatima Jinnah Rd, Civil Lines Saddar, Karachi

Posted by WDF Study Circle on Thursday, January 24, 2019

 

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