KARACHI: The week is over and now is the time to relax and chill. Here are a few ideas on what you can do this weekend:
1. Coke Food and Music Festival 2019-19
Seems like CokeFest is back again. It is the perfect weather for Karachi (not too cold and not too hot, yet). There is food and there is music and that’s all you need to get back in relaxing zone.
Date & Time: Feb 15 to Feb 17, 1pm to 11pm
Address: Beach Park Clifton: Block 3 Clifton, Karachi.
2. DA Creek Club & RPK Events Family Carnival & Pet Show 2019
There will be pet shows, magic shows, celebrities’ meet-ups and many other games. This is a family carnival and everyone is supposed to have a good time. Entry ticket Rs350.
Date & Time: Feb 16, 3pm to 11pm
Address: Defence Authority Creek Club: 3 Zulfiqar Street 1, Khayaban-e-Ittehad Road, D.H.A. Phase 8, Karachi.
3. Qavvali Mefil: Zafar Niazi & Masood Nizai
T2F has been introducing new Qavvals to Karachiites for a while now. This latest edition is bringing renowned Aroli Gharana, the grandsons of Moin Niazi, winner of Pride of Performance Award 2005. Entrance ticket is Rs500.
Date & Time: Feb 16, 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Address: T2F: 10-C Sunset Lane 5, D.H.A Phase II, Karachi
4. JOY Reading Group: The Revolutionary Poetry of Faiz Ahmed Faiz
Ambassador (retd.) Attiya Mahmood will be reading Faiz Ahmed Faiz acceptance speech of the Lenin Prize. For those of you who love Faiz’s work and can’t stop talking about it, here’s your chance to discuss it with others over a cup of tea. Entrance is Rs 200 for non members.
Date & Time: Feb 16, 4pm to 6pm.
Address: British Council Karachi: Shahrah-e-Iran, Clifton, Karachi.