Coolest things to do this weekend in Ahmedabad

Who said Ahmedabad is not happening? Keeping aside movies with friends and dinner with family, there’s a lot more this weekend in Ahmedabad. Dog lovers, art lovers, cooking lovers, camping lovers its time you plan your weekend.

Here is a list of the coolest things to do this weekend in Ahmedabad

Art Bazaar by Sister Library

Date: June 8 & June 9, 2019

Venue: Tvak Designer Store, 27, Sunrise Park, Vastrapur

Time: 4.00 pm to 11.00 pm

Ahmedabad, for the very first time, is coming up with an ‘Art Bazaar’ where 50+ artists from all over the country will showcase their original artworks for sale. The 2-day fundraiser will include hosting Creative Art Workshops, Poetry Showcase, Stand-Up Comedy Performances and more. The goal of the project is to raise funds through 50% revenue from these activities for the Sister Library.

Workshop on Sculpture painting

Date: June 9, 2019

Venue: 2nd floor, Pratharna complex, Nr. Induben Khakhrawala, Girish cold-drinks, C.G Road

Time: 10.00 am to 6.00 pm

This workshop will take you through how to make beautiful flowers and decorative plasters.

Dog’s Meetup

Date: June 9, 2019

Venue: Dog Lovers Club Ahmedabad, D Block, Sarkhej – Gandhinagar Hwy

Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Dog lovers club started with an aim of socializing dogs with other dogs and make a place for human society. They provide a big space for every dog and dog lovers to play. They host dog events like pool party, birthday celebrations, picnics and also dog walks.

Food Photography, Styling and Marketing workshop

Date: June 8 & June 9, 2019

Venue: Fozzie’s Pizzaiolo. Cafe. Deli, Fozzie’s pizzaiolo opposite Rajpath club, Maruti crystal, below Dasaprakash

The workshop will cover topics like composition, color theory, styling, angles, light molding, moody food photography, marketing topic will be covered by our award-winning chef, hands-on – Background making, styling, and shoots. Carry your DSLR’s. Snacks and high tea are included in the fees.

Community Cooking at Friendship Cafe

Date: June 8, 2019

Venue: Loving! The Way of the Heart – Center for Transformation, ‘Devi’, 148 Murli Bungalows, Opposite Navjeevan Press, Income Tax, Usmanpura

Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Registration: 8758633222/8758533222

Community Cooking is experimental cooking that engages the participants in preparing and eating food together. A gathering to make delicious dishes together and explore creativity.

Furniture and Home Decor Expo – Ahmedabad

Date: June 1 to June 9, 2019

Venue: Gujarat University Convention and Exhibition Centre, Near Helmet Circle, 132 Feet Ring Rd, Memnagar

Time: Till 11:00 pm

Bring out your wish list and refurbish your home with the latest collection and exclusive discounts with over 50,000 sq ft. by 150 plus exhibitors from across India.
Thousands of models in sofa sets, dining tables, bedroom units, outdoor furniture, recliner seats, swings, furnishings, etc. will be showcased to suit your style and needs. Various home decor products like carpets & rugs, mattress & poufs, antique & rot iron furniture, paintings & water fountains, children furniture & upholsterers, blankets and throws, bunk beds & gazebos, murals, lanterns, paintings, walls, vertical garden, artificial flowers, and other artifacts etc. will all be showcased in wide range and variety.

The Grand Amdavad Carnival

Date: June 1 to June 9, 2019

Venue: Gujarat University Convention and Exhibition Centre, Near Helmet Circle, 132 Feet Ring Rd, Memnagar

Time: Till 11:00 pm

Rendering one-of-its-kind experience for all age groups, the Amdavad Carnival will make Amdavadis rejoice in the hustle-bustle and cherish the memories created. It has become a go-to place for all Amdavadis.

Exploration in Alcohol Ink

Date: June 9, 2019

Venue: pH Designs Studio, 2nd floor, Pratharna flats, Nr Vrajbhumi Complex, Induben Khakhravala ni Gali, Girish Cold Drinks, C.G. Road

Time: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Registration fees: ₹1800 including materials

Contact: +91 8306363530 / 9428110033

Participants will learn how to manipulate this fun and exciting medium by experimenting with various application techniques. Firstly, experimentation will be done on card stock and a final piece will be created on a Yupo paper. Recommended bringing a hairdryer with you. It is recommended to wear clothing that you do not mind potentially staining or wear an apron.

Mindfulness and Sound Healing

Date: June 8, 2019

Venue: Hyatt Regency Ashram Road

Time: 10:30 am

Registrations: +91 90998 53844

Discover wellness with Hyatt Regency Ahmedabad’s workshop in collaboration with Wellness Space: Mindfulness using Heart Coherence and Singing Bowls. Sound healing has been practiced for as long as there have been healers. Sound or vibration is fundamental to our bodies and our universe. In this workshop, you will discover the balance of your mind and body with, Understanding mind and mindfulness, the role of hearts vibrations and its coherence on mind and emotions, techniques and practices for mindfulness using coherent breathing and singing bowls and an experiential session.

Back to Basic – Food Meditation Hike

Date: June 8 to June 9, 2019

Venue: Forest near Pavagadh (180 km away from Ahmedabad)

Time: 12:00 pm (June, 8) to 15:00 pm (June, 9)

Fees: ₹2150 (Includes all the sessions, Meditation and cooking experience, camping/ primitive stay, meals {the zen-tea snacks, dinner and brekafast}, and forest permissions. Excludes the transportation cost.)

Registrations: https://imojo.in/jv27as

Contact: 9824684886, 9723549105 or divingdeep12@gmail.com

Reporting: 11:00 AM, June 08 at Project Otenga (https://goo.gl/maps/VwNh2z55pJCNDj8z5)

An overnight trip cum outdoor workshop towards a deeper appreciation of every meal, every mouthful, and every ingredient. When was the last time you truly paid attention to what you were eating? Do you remember the flavor of the food that you enjoyed the most in the last couple of days or weeks? What all details do you remember about that very exciting meal, the texture, the smell, the appearance or say the energy? When did you truly savor the experience of food coming to your plate?

This is an invitation to come and join for a food meditation gathering along with short hiking at the forest near Pavagadh. This workshop aims at transforming our relationship with food by focusing on how and why of eating, encouraging a more holistic point of view. This curated journey of food meditation is an experience that will make you think on various mindful ways of sourcing your food, selecting your food, preparing them with love with unbiased and holistic approaches comprehending knowledge from various traditions and culture, and then most importantly eating them attentively.

This gathering would be ideal for people who come with a willingness to be still in nature. Anybody above 12 years can join this workshop.

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