6 events happening in Chennai this weekend that you wouldn’t want to miss

Perk up! We’re half way through the week, Chennai. Now is the time to start making weekend plans and we’re here at your service. We have rounded up the biggest and best of events happening across Chennai this weekend.

Great Indian Flea – Summer Edition

What:  With over 100 of stalls spread across, this event promises fun, food, live music and entertainment! Spend your weekend indulging in the pure essence of live Music and lots of entertainment while treating your taste buds to a variety of flavours from the widespread food stalls and shopping products from all over the country.

When: Sat, May 20 @ 12.30 AM – Sun, May 21 @ 10.30 AM

Where: VGP Universal Kingdom, East Coast Road, Injambakkam, Chennai – 600041

Ticket Price: A small entry fee will be charged.

Penn Masala in Chennai (The Yuva Tour) 

What : Penn Masala – the world’s first South Asian a cappella group. This young American band has already performed for President Obama at White House and is currently in India on a multi-city tour. Catch them perform numbers from their newest album, Yuva, celebrating youth and groove to their tunes.

When: Sun, May 21 @ 8 PM

Where: Phoenix Marketcity, Velachery, Chennai

Ticket Price: Rs. 750

Tickets can be found here

Sunday LOL at Bay 146

What: Kick your monday blues away this Sunday evening with some kick-ass humour. Get ready to get your laugh on with Manoj Prabakar, Mervyn Rozario and Vikash Paul, three seasoned comics from Chennai comedy circuit.

When: Sun, May 21 @ 7.30 PM

Where: Bay 146, Hotel Savera,
Dr Radha Krishnan Salai, Mylapore, Chennai – 600004

Ticket Price : Rs. 500

Tickets can be found here

Madras Crocodile Bank Safari

What:  Head over to the Madras Crocodile Bank at night to see some crocodile feeding sessions. Guests will be provided torches and escorted around the Croc Bank by trained guides. The first visual of hundreds of glowing red eyes in the torch light never ceases to chill the visitor’s spine!

When: Now – 31st May

Where: Madras Crocodile Bank, Mahabalipuram

Ticket Price: Rs.20 – Rs.200

More details here

Summer Special – Cine Singer Mano with Lakshman Sruthi Musicals

What: A soul-soothing concert to be performed by cine singer Mano and Lakshman Sruthi Orchestra with all time hit movie songs. This is a fund raiser for women in need from poor backgrounds and villages.

When : Sat, 20 May @ 5.30 PM

Where: Kamaraj Arangam, New No. 492, Old No. 574 A,Anna Salai, Teynampet, Chennai

Ticket Price: Rs. 250 – Rs 2000

Tickets available here

Run for Incredible India

What: This is a charity event with two important objectives, awareness & campaign for Greener & Healthier Chennai. There are 5K and 10K categories.

When: Sun, 21 May @ 6.00 AM

Where: Elliot Beach, Besant Nagar

Ticket Price: Rs.500 for 5K and Rs.600 for 10K

More details here