International Women’s Day is just around the corner, and we have some incredible events for you to immerse yourself into this year. Take this day not just to celebrate the quintessence of womanhood, but to get away from daily life’s worries and focus on doing something good for yourself. From afternoon brunches you and your girlfriends can indulge into – à la Sex & the City – to a transcendental musical performance to culminate the evening with, we have an incredible roster for you. Take a look!
1. Women’s Day Brunch
JW Café, Marriott Sahar
Have you ever wanted to have a delectable meal with your gal pals to channel your inner Carrie’s and Samantha’s? Well, this is your opportunity to do it. JW Café is offering all women a fantastic brunch at a fixed price this Women’s Day. Exclusively for women, this lunch will feature a wide array of cuisines while you enjoy the chic venue. From Alaskan Crabs to Berry Macaroons, the menu is as vast as our appreciation for it. Find more details here!
2. WanderMonkey Sailing Week
The Gateway of India, Colaba
Tired of the hustle in the city? WanderMonkey has organised a wonderful adventure voyage designed exclusively for women on March 8. Escape the congestion and noise of the city for just a little while and enjoy the beautiful scenic view of the Mumbai harbour aboard their luxurious yachts and sailboats. The duration of each session will be two hours and there are several daily sessions from March 4 to 12and food and drinks are included in the ticket package. You can find more details about this event on the Facebook event page.
3. Women’s Day Special with Arunaja & Friends
Hard Rock Cafe, Worli
If music is the only thing that speaks to your soul, we have a treat for you. Metalsphere is bringing “The Stage 2” winner Arunaja along with a lineup of other badass female musicians to Hard Rock Cafe this week. Celebrate women in music with some of the best local female musicians such as Kanchan Daniel (Kanchan Daniel & the Beards), Sarosh Nanavaty, Meghana Bhogle, and Pratika Evangeline Prabhune (Checkbox). Check out more details here.
4. The Etceteras ”Women’s Day Special” Improv Show
The Jeff Goldberg Studio, Hill Road, Bandra
Every Wednesday night, The Etceteras perform improv comedy at the Jeff Goldberg Studio. Known for their spontaneous acts, The Etceteras encourage you to not just watch the show, but also become a part of it. This recurring show is never the same twice, as you, the audience, get to pick the topic for the impromptu comedy. Hilarious and interactive, this evening will have you giddy with laughter in no time. Book your tickets – which are half-off for women, but also available for men, of course – here!
5. “Fearless Red Lipstick” Painting Party
Paint the town red (literally) at Raasta’s Women’s Day event this year. Celebrating the dauntless spirit and tenacity in women, Raasta Bombay invites you to a Painting Party hosted by Bombay Drawing Room. This night will be all about the women in bold red lipsticks, the “bad girls” who take a stand, and the unsung heroes of society. According to Events High, art supplies, food, drinks are all taken care of (yay!) and no experience in art or painting is mandatory to join the fun. Lastly, women and men are both welcome to commemorate the spirit of the bold! Find details here.