September has a mixed bag of events waiting for you. With the monsoon season coming to an end, there are several indoor and outdoor events taking place across India. From stand-up comedy shows to cycle trips and from concerts to muscials, there’s so much to do and see in the month of September. We list some of the major events that you can attend in different cities. (ALSO SEE Dry days in September 2017)
Road to Ultra: India Ft Chainsmokers
People who love Electronic Dance Music or EDM are in for a treat as Road to Ultra is taking place in both Mumbai and Delhi in September. The highlight of these concerts is the band Chainsmokers that shot to fame with its hit song Closer. So if you love grooving to their tracks, watch them perform live on September 7 and 8. The concert begins at 1 pm in both cities. The tickets start at Rs 2,500 onwards. You can book tickets on bookmyshow website.
When: September 7 in Mumbai, September 8 in Delhi
Where: Mahalaxmi Race Course, Mumbai. India Exposition Mark Limited, Delhi
Wet N Wild Cyclothon
Looking for some adventure before the monsoon ends? Go for this cyclothon in Lonavala where you cycle for 37 km as you explore the beauty of the hill station. The ride is going to be a fun one and is also for beginners. At the end, say cheers with a pint on a helipad. Sounds fun, right? Tickets Rs 840 onwards. Tickets on eventshigh.com
When: September 2, 8.30 am to 8 pm
Where: Pawna Lake, Lonavala, Maharashtra
India Film Project
If you are a budding filmmaker or someone who just enjoys watching different films from around the world, one of Asia’s biggest film festivals is back. India Film Project is bigger and better this year with several entries in digital films and short films as well. The fest will take place on two days and you can buy either a day pass or a season pass. Pass prices start at Rs 300. There will also be some competitions and conversations with some of the best in the industry.
When: September 30 onwards
Where: Nehru Centre, Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai
The Boarding Das Tour by Vir Das
Vir Das, one of India’s best stand-up comic is back with a tour and this time it is in Mumbai. The artist will perform at different locations across the city on four different days. The ticket prices start at Rs 70 onwards and early birds also have a chance to win cool merchandise from the artist. Tickets can be book on bookmyshow website. The show promises to be a laugh riot for one and a half hours.
When: September 29 onwards
Where: NCPA, Fine Arts Society, Bal Gandharva Rang Mandir and CIDCO Exhibition Centre, Mumbai
If you loved this classic movie, relive it again this time as a musical on a live stage. The love story of Salim and Anarkali comes alive along with popular songs like pyar kiya toh darna kya and more. Watch this musical as the artists perform in Manish Malhotra outfits and dance on steps choreographed by Mayuri Upadhaya. Tickets available on bookmyshow, starting at Rs 500.
When: September 9 to 17
Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Auditorium, Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Pragati Vihar, Barapulllah Elevated Road, Delhi