A Traveller's Diary




With an enthusiast myself, one who is always on a look out for the new fun events happening in the city, have to strive to get them all from various sources.

So I have made an attempt to compile them all at this page, so that others could benefit too... 



3rd - Exhibition of designer clothes and accessories. 


4th - Exhibition of designer clothing and accessories at hotel My Fortune, cathedral road. 

19th - 20th - Designer Exhibition of clothes and accessories at Hotel Ambassador Pallava

26th - 28th - Ashwita Fine Living store showcase, Alwarpet 




15th - 16th - Exhibition of designer clothing and accessories at Hotel Hyatt, Teynampet. 


MARCH 2013 :

24th - Shouting for all the Northi's and South Indians too, who like to indulge in color, water and fun. Get going and get dirty. MGM Beach Resort, ECR is organising a Holi party on Sunday. For details and tickets - www.bookmyshow.com




2nd - Lady Andal Carnival for family  @ Lady Andal School grounds.3,30-8.30pm 

9th - 10th - Valentine Bazaar @ Ambuja Lounge, Roypettah 

16th - 17th - Madras Flea Sandhai @ Express Avenue mall. [I repented going there :( , u can understand how it was!]

19th - 20th - Melange Exhibition @ Hotel Hyatt. 

23rd - 24th - Madras Market carnival of food, shopping and games @ Wesley school grounds. 

23rd - Brands for Less Exhibition at Courtyard Marriot Hotel. 

24th - Rajasthani Mela @ YMCA ground, West Cott road, Roypettah 

24th - High Eriyer & Ashvin Mathew bring a comedy show - South Indian by Nature @ Sri Venkat Subba Rao Auditorium, 7pm.  

23rd - 24th - Flat 50% sale at Shoppers Stop. Grab some deals fast. 

Flat 50% going on at Globus. 



1st- 3rd - Palash, Exhibition at CP Arts Centre .

 1st - 2nd - Christmas exhibition at YMCA ground, Nandanam.

4th - 5th - Trioss Designer Exhibition , Hotel Fortune, Cathedral Road. 

7th - Comedy night at Music Academy, 7pm.  

14th - 15th - Exhibition of designer Jewellery at Hotel Hyatt 

15th - 16th - Smitten; high street fashion exhibition @ Apparo Gallery, Nungambakkam.

15th - 16th - Exhibition of clothes, shoes, chocolates etc. at 169/18 Jawahar colony appartments, Shanthi colony, Anna nagar. 

19th - 20th - Exhibition of Designer Jewellery at Hotel Fortune, cathedral Rd. 

21st - A play by Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi at landy Andal School. Grab your tickets at bookmyshow.com 



2nd - 3rd - Popcorn ; an exhibition cum sale at Express avenue mall.


3rd - 4th - Diwali Mall ; at Ambujam lounge. Clothes, sweets, spices, gifts, diyas, fireworks all under one roof!





18th - Raksha Bandhan Exhibition ( designer outfits,accessories, shoes, jewellery, artefacts) - Hotel Chola Sheraton, 18-19th.


22nd - Saawan Mela At old no. 261, new no. 270, Chhajer Bhawan, Lloyds road, Gopalpuram. Its about fun, food, and shopping. Designer wear, accessories, chocolates, home decor, rakhi's, games n many more.. 


21st - 22nd - Designer collection exhibition at Abu Palace , 10.30am - 8pm. 


 Ongoing Sales at Westside, Shoppers Stop, Globus, Lifestyle, Pantaloons, Levis, Puma, Benetton, Calvin Klein, Wills, Crimson House of Style (Adyar), Samsonite, Guess, Aldo and even Marks n Spencer. Check out the collections and update your wadrobes.  




1st - Comedy Night @ The Park; 601 on August 1 at 8pm. 


2nd- 3rd - Vastra Utsav. Tradition meets style at MRC (Mayor Ramnathan Chettiar Centre, Santhome High Road). The exhibition will showcase fabulous collection of sarees, indian ethnic wear, indo western wear and ethnic jewellery. 

5th - Friendship's day celebrations at Ramee mall, Teynampet. Contests, games, dance, music etc. ( Tv actor Viren , of Star plus show Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behena hai fame will be there)  Rs 850/-per head, per day. Be there with your gang and have an exciting special day!


9th : Stand Up Comedy Night (English) at Bay 146, Hotel Savera , R K salai, 7.30 pm. 


10th - 13th  - Exhibition at The Chennai Trade Centre (The Hindu's Aadi Sale)


11th - Partying with DJ Dale Anderson at Pasha, 9pm. 


 12th - Safe Food Alliance and Kodambakkam Exnora Womens Guild and Anna Park Walker's Exnora jointly organise Safe food Mela . Organic snacks, sale of organic products, awareness exhibition, gardening and composting tips. 3-7pm at Anna Park ( Chennai Corporation) United India Colony, Kodambakkam, Chennai. Contact 9840958713 for more details


16th-17th - Attitude Fashion Exhibition showcasing a range of unique designers, master craftsmen and home accessories from 11am to 9 pm at The Taj Club House.


18th - 19th - The Mela at the Farm. 18th - 19th August, 2012, 7pm. At 1/277, Semancheri Village, OMR, Chennai. This Mela will focus on home made stuff, fun, unique crafts, food, accessories etc. 


24th - Cyrus Broacha and Kunal Vijayakar - The evening that wasn't. Venue: Lady Andal School, Harrington Road from 7-9pm. Contact  Kajal- 9840117217 or Mona Nahar - 9884781000


25th - 31st - Exhibition by Ampamaa at Amythest 


26th - Live In Concert by renowned singer Shreya Ghoshal @ the Music Academy. For more details call 9884024167/9841725344. 





1st -  TRIOSS Signature Midnite Collezione  exhibition for designer wear, at 10am at The Park Hotel.


7th - 8th :  Creations; an exhibition for women at Hotel Deccan Plaza, 7th and 8th Sept. For details contact - 9841188334 


8th - Famous Bollywood singer KK to rock Chennai at Lady Andal Concert Hall.

7th - 8th - By Hands from Heart, Art, Design and Lifestyle exhibition. Ispahani Centre, Nungambakkam.


8th - 15th - Exhibition Rangoli at Amethyst. 

12th - 1048 Night at Burgundy's, MRC Nagar.


 16th - Lady Andal's Annual Car rally and Treasure Hunt.


20th - 21st - Navya Jhalak. an exhibition for fashion jewellery, designers, home decor, kids products, female accessories and Diwali related products at Bain School, Laity A/c Hall no. 17, Balfour Rd, Kilapauk. 


22nd - 29th - Exhibition , Weaver's Studio at Amethyst. 


22nd - 23rd -  Makeup workshop by Akriti Sachdev at Nungambakkam. For details pl contact 8056162930 


29th - Anamika's exclusive collection on sale. CP Arts Centre, Eldams Rd.


29th - 30th - Exhibition of Designer suits from Karachi at Dhanwanthi guest house, Umayal Rd, Kilpauk. For details pl contact 9840242364


30th - Tedx Chennai event at Sri Venkatasubba Rao auditorium. 12 speakers from 10 different countries.


30th - Rajwar food festival @ Rajdhani



5th - EAT Chennai at 5pm, Elliots Beach.

11th - 12th - Duchess Utsav is all set  to take place at Hotel Savera.


16th - 17th - Rajasthani Mela at Valluvar Kottam.


19th - 21st - Zak Jewels Expo @ Hotel Taj Connemara 


20th - Comedy Show, Who Let the Das Out at Lady Andal auditorium, Harringtom Road, 7.30pm. 


21st - Car Rally. For details contact 984097474 


21st - Visionaries Bazaar; shopping carnival at Maharashtra Bhawan, Vepery. For details contact 9840203040 


16th - 24th - Navratri festival; garba and Dandiya rass at Express Avenue 10.30 pm onwards.


22nd - 23rd - Melange shopping fiesta at Hotel Hyatt. 


24th - Sunidhi Chouhan Live concert, The Music Academy