Things to do in Mumbai this December
December, when the party never stops and Santa brings the grown-ups an endless stream of spiked hot chocolate. If you’re looking for a mood change from your regular bar or party spot, you’ve come to the right place because we’ve got an eclectic holiday season line up of music, theatre and gourmet experiences to watch out for.
FOOD & DRINK
X Mas Baking at Flavour Diaries, Khar West
December 6th and 15th, 2019, 8:00-10:00pm
Take a masterclass in British baking by Chef Anjali Pathak, a trained gourmand from London. Release your inner child and bake everything from classic Christmas gingerbread to fruit filled “mince” pies, while sipping on spiced mulled wine. Watch the Flavour Diaries space for similar experiences with international cuisines. Reserve your spot.
CinCin Blush Brunch, Bandra West
December 15th, 2019
Named the best wine bar in Bandra by Time Food 2019, CinCin offers up an exclusive brunch on the 15th to celebrate the launch of their exclusive rosé, Blush. Made with curated ingredients, the meal is designed to pair perfectly with their in-house rosé. Of course, there’s plenty of exclusive wine and bites to choose from.
All Things Christmas at Le Mill, Colaba
December 14th, 2019
As part of our All Things Christmas line-up, indulge your sweet tooth with a selection of gourmet desserts at Le Mill while you shop. We’re featuring artisanal icecream by Sucres Des Terres, comforting brownies, cookies and sweet breads by The Pink Truck, spiced chocolate by Ether, delicious cakes by Your Sugar Story, Qualia and more.
AER, The Four Seasons Hotel, Worli
Soak in the Mumbai magic at Aer. The rooftop bar celebrates it’s tenth anniversary in style, by hosting an entire week of themed parties, curated limited edition cocktails and live music, all against a breathtaking Bombay sunset view.
ARTS, MUSIC & THEATRE
The Good Line Up (Mumbai Comedy Festival) at That Comedy Club, Bandra
December 13th-14th, 6:00pm
Head to That Comedy Club in Bandra to check out 8 badass women in comedy today for some belly-laugh inducing, provocative stand up. The lineup features the equally snarky and endearing, Supriya Joshi to the provocative and dry Surbhi Bagga to the dynamic Sumaira Shaik along with five other incredible women. Get tickets here.
Red Earth Stories, The Unexpected Man at The Prithvi Theatre
December 3rd onwards
Established French playwright, Yasmina Reza’s romance comes to life at Prithvi theatre. The two-person play follows a romance between a writer and his admirer on a night train from Paris to Frankfurt. Moody, brooding and philosophical, we can’t wait to see it.
U2: The Joshua Tree Tour at D.Y. Patil Stadium
December 15th, 4:00pm
U2 finally graces Mumbai with their ethereal presence, as part of The Joshua Tree Tour to celebrate their record breaking album of the same name in 1987. If this isn’t a once in a lifetime, out of body experience, we don’t know what is.