Dive into the pop-culture, euphonious evenings, a celebration of the diverse themes of art and finance, and a Christmas classic via these events in Mumbai that deserve a space on your bucket list. By Ritika Dixit
1. Mumbai Comic Con, December 7 and 8
Start your month with what is said to be India’s greatest pop-culture celebration, the Mumbai Comic-Con, which is scheduled to be held at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon. The event will be power-packed with brand new experiences and the best of all things entertainment in the form of books, films, TV, gaming, and merchandise. The two-day event is filled with stage performances and celebrity meet and greets. The cool collectables, merchandise and comics are just add-on’s to the list of awesomeness at the event.
2. Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker, December 17
Delve into the Christmas spirit with the ballet screening of Christmas classic, ‘The Nutcracker’ at the Godrej Dance Theatre, Nariman Point. The tale of Marie Nutcracker’s doll transforming into a prince and their wonderful adventures together is one of the most applauded works of Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The Nutcracker is bound to make you a part of its enchanting journey with Tchaikovsky’s beloved score. This holiday classic will be your perfect pick of events in Mumbai in December for some real feels of the month of snowflakes and merrymaking.
3. Dalal Street Lit Fest Exchange, December 18 and 19
Organised by the BSE Institute Limited, the Dalal Street Lit Fest Exchange is a rare amalgamation of the diverse streams of art and finance. In a one-of-its-kind celebration of Literature and Finance, the event will feature exclusive workshops, talks and discussions with some eminent personalities from the fields and also an array of entertaining performances by artists of a wide range of genres. This is the third edition of the initiative by BSE Institute Limited and is scheduled to be held at Dalal Street, Mumbai.
4. Bollywood Music Project, December 20 and 21
The fifth edition of the Bollywood Music Project is scheduled at the Jio Gardens, Bandra-Kurla Complex. The two-day event will feature 60+ acts, 120+ artists and 400+ musicians. The 50,000+ music aficionados at the venue will have a chance to enjoy the multi-genre Bollywood music programming and live performances of many of their favourite music artists, like Vishal-Shekhar, Badshah, Arijit Singh and Neeti Mohan to name a few, on the two stages available for choice to the audiences. The Bollywood Music Project 5.0 can be your perfect pick if you wish to bid a melodious adieu to 2019.