Brunch, Party Or Comedy Show- Pick Your Way To Mark 73rd Independence Day
Giggle At This Comedy Show
How about taking your friends or family or both to watch a nice stand-up comedy show? Observe your freedom to laugh as hard as you want at Murphies’ The Comedy Stairway where a bunch of upcoming and supremely talented city comedians will stage their aspiration to crack you up. So, buckle up guys!
Where: Murphies, Shop 1/2, 357/1, Lane Number 6, Meera Nagar Garden Society, Meera Nagar, Koregaon Park
When: Tuesday, August 14; 9 pm onwards
Price: Rs 200
Contact: 937381116; book here
Have Fun At This Crazy Pre-Independence Day Bash
Let your hair down and celebrate the spirit of Independence Day at Pune’s new party hub, The Cult. With an electrifying gig featuring DJ Reme and DJ Rafta after a grand opening act by DJ Slay playing the best of Bollywood, The Cult is throwing one LIT party and since it’s a pre-independence day bash, the dress code is strictly Indian. So, put on the tricolours and all things desi and go full balle balle with no qualms whatsoever.
Where: The Cult, 133/4B, Mundhwa Annaxe, Near Mega Mills, Magarpatta
When: Noon to midnight
Contact: 9822009005 / 9860267890
Celebrate 15th of August with Social
Ring in the freedom blast with Social’s 3-part Independence Day party. The pub is celebrating Independence Day with the theme of Water Crisis in India. And since Pune has two Social addresses, there shall be two different kinds of parties- FC Road Social is hosting a DJ night whereas the one at Viman Nagar is doing Hip Hop Local Independence Day special. Now the million-dollar question is which one of those parties to attend? Perhaps do both of them, no?
Where: Social, CTS 1183, Unit 101, 1st Floor & Mezzanine Floor, Cello Platina, FC Road, Shivaji Nagar
When: 9 am to 12:30 am
Contact: 9172378889 / 020 29805112
Attend This Azad Comedy Show
For this Independence Day, the stand-up show, Laughter Corner is an Azad Comedy Show. Here you have all the freedom to laugh in all the ways you can and also laugh away all your mid-week stress. A group of performers from Pune will perform stand-up comedy and make you roll on the floor laughing.
Where: Nukkad afe, opp., Konark Nagar Rd, Clover Park, Viman Nagar
When: Thursday, August 15; 8:30 pm onwards
Price: Rs 120, book here
Dive Into India’s Diverse Cuisine Here
Explore India’s diversity with JW Marriott’s Independence Day brunch that consists of delectable dishes from various parts of the country. The menu from Spice Kitchen and Shakahari (Marriott Pune’s top restaurants) will have Kashmiri Roganjosh, Chicken Chettinad, Bekti Malai Curry, Makai Roti with Palak Saag, Ragda Pattice, Vada Pav, Nihari Soup, Undhiyo, Mix Vegetable Avial, Shahi Tukra and much more lip-smacking food. So, head to JW Marriott this Independence Day with family and friends to enjoy the flavours of India.
Where: JW Marriott Pune, Senapati Bapat Road
When: Thursday, August 15; 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Price: At Shakahari- Rs 1300 ++ & at Spice Kitchen- Rs 1945 ++
Contact: 96076 25858 / 91686 24933
An Apt Independence Day Brunch
Take in the culinary magic from the Indian subcontinent at The Westin’s, Daily Treats. Since food is one of the biggest things that binds all Indians together, The Westin decided on just the right way to celebrate our Independence Day, our unity in diversity by hosting a lovely independence day brunch. There shall be Chettinad, Kerala Appam, Hyderabadi biryani, Maharashtrian food, Goan fish curry, Gujarati Kadi, Kolhapuri mutton, Calcutta rolls, Chaat, Bamboo Chicken, Jammu Kashmir Galouti, etc. We are already drooling, are you?
Where: The Daily Treats, The Westin, Koregaon Park Annex
When: Thursday, August 15; 12:30 pm to 4.30 pm
Price: Rs 1800
Contact: 9765411047 / 7066200300
Do A Grand Independence Day Dinner At Novotel
Have a taste of India’s assorted cuisine at this lovely Independence Day dinner at Novotel. Celebrate India’s 73rd Independence Day with pan cuisine. On the menu, you shall find various dishes ranging from Mutton Rogan Josh to Chicken Chettinad and fish curry to live bhel station. And since we, Indians love desserts, sweet dishes will be the main attraction to cap off the scrumptious dinner.
Where: The Square, Novotel, Viman Nagar
When: Thursday, August 15; 7:30 pm onwards
Price: Rs 1947
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