Find the must-do events and anything else worth doing in Colombo. There’s some parties, concerts art festivals and design festivals scattered all over the weekend.
23 Friday 2015
Start the weekend at Kama Colombo with DJ Selectro at the Kama Club and Van Luup plays some of the best nu disco, tech house and deep house tunes at K lounge.
Kama Colombo 32V Sir Mohamed Macan Makar Mawatha, Colombo 3
The Colombo City Hostel (CCH) is celebrating Druvi’s birthday (we don’t know who that is) but it seems everyone’s invited.
Colombo City Hostel 68 S D S Jayasinghe Mawatha, Kalubowila
24 Saturday 2015
There’s a beach party with a whole bunch of DJs including DJ Anthik from Switzerland at Mount Lavinia Hotel’s private beach.
Mount Lavinia Hotel 100 Hotel Road, Mount Lavinia.
Circus Cult, The Soul, Kalm, Lustful Gaze, Wakhan Thanka, Imaad Majeed, Talal, Yohan Sarah and Yanuka will be performing live at Shalika Hall on the 24th of January. It’s also open mic from 3 PM to 6 PM.
Shalika Grounds Park Road, Colombo 5.
The fifth edition of Border Movement takes place at Colombo One and will feature Jake The Rapper from Berlin, Hannah Holland from UK, Perera Elsewhere from Berlin, Asvajit from Colombo, Geve from Colombo and Sunara also from Colombo.
Colombo One 62/4 Chatham Street Colombo 1.
The Castelo is at it again with Open Mic Night. So if you are in the neighbourhood, you know where to go. It’s not just music, it can be comedy or poetry too.
No. 2A Mahamaya Mawatha, Kandy.
25 Sunday 2015
Johann Peiris on the piano, Lakshman Joseph De Saram on the violin, Peter O’ Reilly on the violoncello will be performing Mozart: Piano Trio no. 5 in C major, K.548, Chopin: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in B minor, Op. 8 at the event Piano Trio.
Goethe Institut 39 Gregory’s Road Colombo 7.
The Kala Pola is an outdoorsy exhibition of paintings and sculptures with over 275 local artists displaying their art along Nelum Pokuna Mawatha Colombo 7.
Nelum Pokuna Mawatha Colombo 7.
Colombo Design Market is on again for its second edition with another bunch of local designers, artists, craftsman, musicians and creatives who will be showcasing their crafts and skills at the Laksala Museum located near Nelum Pokuna.
Laksala Museum, Nelum Pokuna Mw, Colombo 7.
Hang out with a bunch of sunny people on the 25th Sunday morning listening to some DJs playing the hits, on the beach, in a very nice location, there’s a party of sorts taking place at the Reef Edge Hotel in Uswetakeiyawa.
Reefs Edge Hotel 300 Old Colombo Road, Uswetakeiyawa.
Well happy weekend then…