October brings with it the monsoons, many festivals from Navaratri to Halloween & in turn happy holidays and also so many great events to attend. EventsHigh recommends some of the top of the line events that are so hot and not to be missed this October. Check them out!
Virasat 15 A recipient of the prestigious Sangeeth Natak Academy Yuva Puraskar Award, Abhishek is a renowned vocalist . Hailing from a rich musical lineage, he has created a new genre in the field of vocal music, combining virtuosity, aesthetics and intellect in equal proportion. His music has been called ‘food for the intellect, mind, heart and soul.’ Multiple dates & venues across Bangalore.
Beastly Tales IFA proudly presents a dramatised reading of Vikram Seth and James Thurber’s Beastly Tales by Motley with Naseeruddin Shah, Ratna Pathak Shah, Heeba Shah and Kenny Desai.Quirky stories in verse, these Beastly Tales come from across the world and from the crevices of Seth and Thurber’s imagination. Here the animals are the protagonists and the fables, familiar. The surprising twists and turns in the tales will keep you hooked till the very end! Thu, Oct 8 | 7:30pm | Chowdiah Memorial Hall.
Vh1 Supersonic Arcade: SKRILLEX – Bengaluru For the First Time in India Vh1 Supersonic brings the maestro of Dubstep Skrillex !!! Get ready to Scream, Shout and Jump!! Thu, October 8| 5:00pm | Suprnova Arena & Convention Center
Video Game Fest 2015 An event for the competitive digital generation to elevate the gaming space in India. Be it making them or playing them, VGF is the one stop shop for everything related to games. Right from competitions, cosplays, tournaments, game service exhibits to game retailing and demos, you can witness them all here! Sat, 10th & Sun, 11th October, 2015| 9am | KTPO Trade Center.
Bengaluru Comedy Festival 2015 will showcase 50+ artists from across the country at 18 Comedy Shows across 3 stages. This is the inaugural edition of the Bengaluru Comedy Festival which is organized to bring the finest Stand-up Comedians from across the country at one place. Sat, 10th & Sun, 11th October, 2015 |4pm | UB City.
Ankit Tiwari Live ENCORE is meant to trigger reactions, invite reflection, awaken feelings, activate memories, and touch the heart using the string that binds everyone together – Music. Experience one of the nation’s favorite composers and singers, Ankit Tiwari live in Bangalore crooning to his best loved songs. Fri, 16 Oct 2015 | 7:30 PM |Phoenix MarketCity.
Bengaluru Marathon 2015 The Second Edition of Bengaluru’s Home Run. Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon comes back – this time, bigger and better. Experience the outdoors-fresh air , run for a cause and do your part to the community. Sun, 18 Oct 2015 | Sree Kanteerava Stadium.
BLR Food Truck + Music Festival – Edition 2 : the 13 best food trucks from the city , every foodies dream come true , some make ur sunday , breakfast, brunch and dinner plans with us ! The music stage features the best Reggae and Bass music acts from across the country Curated by KING JASSIM and Pebble. The event has some fabulous decor and art installations to offer to make it a visual treat as well and yes the girls from KITSCH MANDI are co-hosts of this concept.18th Oct, Sunday , 11am onwards till 11.30pm, Pebble.
Sunday Soul Santhe Food, Flea, music and loads of Fun , this time at the Diwali edition. A 2 day SSS for the first time ever. Sat, 24th-Sun, 25th October | 10 am | ITPB Cricket Ground.
Food Festival India 2015 This 2-day food festival will have 40 stalls selling exotic foods and beverages from across the world. It will also feature various workshops on baking, barbeque, easy cooking for kids, chocolate making etc. So, come and enjoy the diverse flavors of world cuisine at this food festival! Sat, 31 Oct & Sun, 1 Nov 2015 | 11:00 AM| Magnum Arena Bangalore
October Octaves – An Evening of High Tunes When talent throbs, the earth shakes.Fasten your seat belts for October 24th evening as jazz maestro Louis Banks and his whiz kid Gino Banks set the stage on fire together with some of India’s most talented artistes.The event is planned to be a never-before feat for any concert in the city. And the output promises to be a truly world class musical ecstasy. Sat, 24 Oct | 6:45pm |
Jagriti Season 2015 While the concept of a theatre festival with a different play each day, is familiar to Indian audiences, a theatre season may not be so. The advantage of a season is that a play runs for several shows over a span of several days. So there is plenty of choice on when to catch a show. The Season 2015 is from Sept-Nov and there is an exciting mix of drama, stand-up comedy, music and dance. All through October.
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