Here are few plans for the weekend.
Friday, 12 August
An interactive workshop to upgrade your parenting style to face the demands of the ever-changing needs of your children, help them conquer the future. Learning Adventure – Modern Learning Studio No 27/2 De Foseka Place, 4
Where the best local talent play alongside international Rugby Stars to give you tantalizing taste of world-class Rugby as eight franchise teams & schools battle it out for glory. Race Course, Reid Avenue, Colombo 7
It's another 90's party with RED 107.8! The RED SUMMER OF THE 90s presents, Pump Up The Jam! Disques, 1st Floor, Racecourse Promenade, Colombo 7
Presented by the English Drama Society of Royal College in association with the Old Royalists Association of Dramatists : Jules Verne's timeless classic is brought to life with a rib tickling series of hilarious twists as the majestic, meticulous and fabulously wealthy Mr. Fogg wagers his life’s fortune that he can circumnavigate the globe in just 80 days! Lionel Wendt Theatre, Guildord Crecent Colombo 7.
Continuing with a similar format to previous years, the festival will be staged over three days. It will open at the Goethe Institut with an intimate, and by far, the most experimental of the shows of the festival. Goethe Institut, 39, Gregory's Road/ R G Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo 7.
"Kites for Rights is an initiative by the Sri Lanka Election Commission, International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), and a steering committee of youth activists, aimed at promoting civic and political participation of young people, through a rights based approach. Galle Fort
Saturday, 13 August
The International 2016, the BIGGEST eSports event in history is in full swing! Are you ready to feel the hype and experience DOTA 2 like never before? The largest Dota 2 meetup in the country is back for its third year! Trace – Expert City, Maradana Rd, Colombo
Sri Lanka's biggest original music festival is back! In 16 years, TNL Onstage has evolved from its proud roots as a modest platform for the sonic rebellion of underground garage bands into the force it is today, filling arenas with faithful crowds that turn up to support the nation’s prolific local talent year after year. Which Way West – Cafe / Pub / Lounge, 1st Floor, Liberty Arcade, 282 R. A. De Mel Mawatha 3.
Introducing our new resident DJ's at Clique! Playing the freshest new hip hop going up against veterans spinning old school tunes. Be there to see it all go down. Clique, 505, Union Place, Colombo 2.
Come out and sweat with Gaia as she leads her fun but challenging bootcamp series that’ll leave you sweating and inspired! Prana Lounge Colombo, Horton Place Colombo 7
Friends are for life and a true friend is hard to find. The essence of true friendship never leaves the soul and Friendship Day celebrates exactly that. Good Market – Race Course, Reid Avenue, Colombo 7.
The Annual Blood & Eye donation campaign organized by the Ananda College Old Boys Association 2007 Group will be held on the August 13, 2016 at Gangaramaya Temple from 9 AM onwards. Gangaramaya Temple, 61 Sri Jinarathana Rd, Colombo 2.
Every scene has a start. Every scene has a progression. There are some who have their names etched and some, own a cult status. Saffron Beach Hotel, Wadduwa, Sri Wickrama Road, Wadduwa.
The line-up for Day 2 of the festival features several local and international groups performing original jazz influenced music from India, Europe and Sri Lanka. Barefoot, 704, Galle Road, Colombo 3.
Sunday, 14 August
Musicmatters Festival 2016 – Day 3 features some of the festivals most prominent acts in a relaxed afternoon setting adjoining the CH&FC clubhouse on Maitland crescent. CH & FC, Maitland Crescent, Colombo 7.
Aarambhaya is an Initiative to empower children with disabilities, through Multidisciplinary Care and Education in Sri Lanka. Musaeus College Auditorium, Barnes Place, Colombo 7.
Join us for the practice walk on the 14th of August commencing from Indpendance Square. Independence Square, Independence Avenue, Colombo 7.
Another market's just popped up. Head to the Public Library, in the garden area on August 14. Colombo Public Library (Garden Area)
Sri Lanka's finest country & western band, 'Rock This County', will be playing live on Saturday August 13 from 7 PM to 11 PM at Chapter One. Chapter One, No. 931C, Parliament Drive, Ethul Kotte, Kotte
Have yourself a great weekend.