If you love dogs, books, biriyani or fun in general there's a lot going on this weekend. Here's a few of the events in store:
Friday, 18 September
How would you like to indulge in a biriyani festival? Well if you are in Galle between September 18 and 20, you could do just this. Click the link to find out the venues hosting the Fest.
How does winding down with some classical music sound to you at the end a hectic work week to kickstart the weekend? The Chamber Music Society of Colombo presents The Piano Septet. Tickets are priced at Rs. 750 but its first-come-first-serve basis, so you better be at the gate on time to get yourself your tickets.The Goethe Institut, 39, Gregory's Road, Colombo 7.
Tariq Ramadan, a professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies at St Anthony's College, Oxford, will be in Colombo to deliver a couple of lectures on September 18 and 19. The event is open to all and free of charge. Race Course, Sports Ministry Auditorium, Colombo 7
Today's the day for all booklovers to head over to the biggest book fair in Colombo. The Colombo International Book Fair 2015, an annual book exhibition that is the largest of its kind, will kick off at the BMICH on September 18. BMICH, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 7.
Have you always longed to spin a tale of inspiration and encouragement to inspire a young child's life? If the answer is a resounding 'yes', join Without Borders at the Colombo International Book Fair 2015 to do just this… change a life of a child. BMICH Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 7.
Saturday, 19 September
There's a fundraiser movie showing at Liberty Cinema. The movies showing is Mrs. Doubtfire. Even if you have seen it, go anyway, since its for a good cause. All proceeds will be channelled to support Animal SOS Sri Lanka. Liberty Cinema No: 35, Srimath Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 3.
Sunday, 20 September
If you go by the Campbell Park on the 20th of September, you might need to duck to avoid getting hit by a frisbee or two. Why? Because there's a frisbee tournament taking place there. Campbell Park, Borella (opposite Welikada Prison).
And that's a wrap. Have yourself a happy and restful weekend.