Sunday , 21 April 2019



Flea market:

The Dussehra Tarang Flea Market will be held on October 19, 20, 21 at Caculo Mall, Panaji. Details: 9158063030/ 8087655341/ 9764003074 7387096407.


Mobile photo contest:

Minderversity presents a mobile photography contest on the theme My Goa. The contest is on till October 19. The results will be declared on November 7.


Food fest:

Make your choice from a selection of seafood, fresh of the Konkan coast with your choice of Goan marinades and accompaniments at the food festival ‘My Fish My Way’ (Lunch 12.30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Dinner: 7.30 p.m. to 10.30 p.m.) at Goan Stories by Tease, Vivanta by Taj, Panaji. Details: 6633636.


The Mexican way:

Hotel Fidalgo is hosting the Mexican Food Festival till October 28, 7p.m. onwards. Don’t miss out on celebrated Mexican dishes like Fish Chimichangas, Enchiladas, Quesadilla, Al Arroz Pimienta Taco/ Tostadas, El Pollo Veracruz and lots more. Relax by the pool with music with family and friends and sip in the amazing selection of Mexican cocktails and mocktails. The guests have a choice of vegetarian and non vegeterian alacarte menu or combo meals. Details: 9545554244, 9158055222.


Heritage trails:

Soul Travelling is organising the Mapusa night food trail on October 20, 7 p.m., the Port Town Walk on October 21, 4 p.m. and Making of Margao on October 21. Details: /7378301863.


Earth keeper’ market:

Visit the ‘Earth Keepers’ Market’ on October 21, 5 p.m. at The Rejuvenation Centre, Candolim for fresh local, organic and seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic groceries, herbal health supplements and remedies, natural body products, acupressure kits. Details: 9821758877.


Discovering Assagao:

The Hidden Treasure Heritage Walk, Assagao will be held on October 21, 10 a.m. It will include local refreshments, games and sing along.  Details: 7507576472 / 9960188801.


Rainbow walk:

YWCA Goa is organising a rainbow walk/run(5km), a family and fitness initiative on October 21,6.15 a.m. at Benaulim beach. Details: 9552597939.


Big Q:

The 2018 edition of the BiG Q – the Sunday Evening Quiz Club’s annual search of the Best in Goa Quizzer – will take place on October 21, 5 p.m. The quiz is a solo, written one and will consist of 120 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. This year’s edition will be set by Rajiv D’Silva and will take place simultaneously in two locations – The International Centre Goa in Dona Paula and the Urban Health Centre in Margao. Last date for registration is October 19. Details:



LaLaLand festival :

The LaLaLand festival featuring a number of artists, performers and musicians coming together to entertain and educate will be held on October 19 and 20 at Don Joao, Circle of Dreams, Nagoa, Bardez. Details:


Open mic:

An open mic on books will be held on October 19, 4.30 p.m. for youngsters in the age group of 14 years and above at Bookworm Library, Mala, Fontainhas.


Art talk:

The Bigger Picture presents ‘Sculpting the Shadow’, an illustrated talk by Apurva Kulkarni on the Swiss sculptor Alberto Giacometti on October 19 at 6.30 p.m. at Reis Magos Fort. Fee: `100. Details: /8275025195.


Theatre performance:

‘Dumb Indignation’ by Dhaee Aakhar, a non verbal performance conceived and directed by Keatan Jadhav will be held on October 19, 6.30 p.m.  at Open Air Auditorium, Kala Academy, Panaji.  Details: 7020793498/ 9822983971.


Marathi play:

Shunya Events will present the Marathi play ‘Dear Aajo’ on October 22, 7.30 Kala Academy, Panaji. Details: 9112202625


State art exhibition:

The 44th State Art Exhibition of Kala Academy in the artist category will be held from October 31 to November 4 at the Art Gallery, Kala Academy, Panaji. Entry forms along with the rules and regulations are available at the Kala Academy’s office. The entries along with the exhibits will be accepted on October 22 and 23 between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Art matters:

Contemporary Indian art historian, art critic, and curator Prof Raman Siva Kumar will conduct workshop on ‘Engaging with Art:  A workshop on reading art and art writing’ under the Mario Miranda Chair in Fine art/painting/illustrative/cartooning from October 22 to 26, 2:30 to 5.30 p.m. at the Seminar Hall, Goa University.  Last date of registration is October 18. Details:



Deepen your faith:

As part of the Deepen your Faith programme, a seminar on ‘Circles of Sensitivity–Towards Self and Others’ by Fr Fermin D’ Souza SJ will be held on October 20, 5 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. and October 21, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Pedro Arrupe Institute, Raia. Details: (0832)2776917/2776998/9764768239/ 8506020385.


Workshop/Seminar/ Lecture

Christmas baking:

A workshop on Christmas baking with Fatima Moniz will be held on October 19 and 20, 3 to 6.30 p.m. at Raia. Details: 9370275702/2776035/8459427229


Mythology talk:

Mythology of Khandoba, a talk by ex professor and head of Lok Kala Academy, University of Mumbai Prakash Khandge will be held on October 19, 5 30 p.m. at Multi- purpose Hall, Art and Culture,  Sanskriti Bavan, Patto, Panaji.


Performance poetry:

‘Speaking Word’, an exciting poetry workshop conducted by Rochelle DSilva will be held on October 20, 11 a.m. at The Dogears Bookshop, Margao. Fees: `1000. Details:  9922974479.


Books in discussion:

As part of Kitaab: books in discussion, ‘Rubies In My Ears’ by entrepreneur, avid traveller, motivational and leadership speaker Sanjiv T Lall will be discussed by consultant, actor, author, biker and adventurer Aditya Raj Kapoor on October 20, 11 a.m.  at The International Centre Goa, Dona Paula.


Painting and yoga:

A chakra based painting and yoga workshop will be held from October 21 to 24, 9 a.m. for those who are 15 years and above at Be Yoga Bound, Vagator.  Details: 916208267/ 9420820890


Diwali deco making:

A handmade Diwali decorations workshop by Ranjana Agarwal will be held on October 20, 27 and November 3, 3 p.m. at Museum of Goa, Pilerne.  Fee: `700. Details: / 7722089666.


Travel and learn:

A travel talk on ‘Travel to Learn, Learn to Travel’ by Ramchandra Prabhu Salgaonkar will be held on October 20, 4 p.m. at 91 Springboard. Details: 9923388999.


Multi-dimensional healing:

‘Multi-dimensional healing: Multi-Dimensional Healing for Mind, Body & Soul’, a workshop by Sunita Mathur will be organised by Devine Dezinz on October 20, 4.30 p.m. Details:  8239070170/ 9643247463.


Get rid of stress:

An orientation on ‘how to be stress free within 30 minutes’ will be held on October 20 and 22, 6.15 p.m. at Brainbow Works Studio. Details: 9404477992


Tribal art:

A tribal art workshop for children in the age group of 8 years and above will be held on October 21, 10.30 a.m. and October 22, 4 p.m. at Canopy Azure – Art & Design Community, Margao. Details: 9326135577.


Lamp making:

Go womania Goa in association with Ela crafts studio presents ‘Akshaya Shikha’, an eco-friendly lamp making workshop on October 21, 9.30 a.m. at Educare, Lydia Garden, St Inez, Panaji. Details: 9930458452.


Goa history talk:

Historian Prajal Sakhardande will give a talk on ‘History and Heritage of Goa’ on October 21, 11 a.m. at Museum of Goa, Pilerne. Details:



Friday health talk:

‘Diabetes and its management’, a talk by consultant, internal medicine, Manipal Hospitals, Goa, Dr Vikram Dalvi will be held on October 19, 4.30 p.m. at The International Centre Goa, Dona Paula.


Vipassana meditation:

Goa Vipassana Trust is organising its weekly, 1-day Vipassana meditation course for old students, on October 21, 8 a.m. at Queen Laura, opp Patrao Plaza, Alto Porvorim. It is only for those who have already learnt the technique as taught by S N Goenka, in the tradition of Sayagyi U Ba Khin.  Details: 9890544907/7776958088.


Blood camp:

The Punjab & Maharashtra Co-Operative Bank Ltd. in coordination with Youth Hostel Association Panaji Unit is organising a blood donation camp on October 22, 10.30 a.m. at PMC Bank Caranzalim Branch. Details: 9075007873.

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