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This Weekend in Lahore: Drag shows and Exhibitions

Can you feel that October breeze? I’m counting down the days till Halloween. However, in the meantime there’s plenty happening this weekend in Lahore to keep me preoccupied. Since it’s rarely ever fun doing things alone I’ll let you guys in on my weekend plans too. Here you have it folks, the C+G weekend to-do list:




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Olo Junction, 19- 20th Oct 2018, 7:30 PM



Pakistan’s first drag comedy night comes back to Lahore. Two nights back to back featuring bold comedy and wild performances. The show features Miss P. Chattni who has recently returned from the USA, Anaya Sheikh from Auratnaak will be joining her. This is a dirty comedy night which is open to all.



P.S. Bring your friends and enjoy the show.





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Rizq Headquarters, 20th Oct 2018, 6:30 PM



This open mic (Rizq’s first) is an attempt at community building and bringing the youth under one roof. The event will feature 10 performers. Performances will span several genres: music, dance, comedy, poetry, memoir, science fiction, spoken word, storytelling, and more.



P.S. Register to attend ASAP.




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The British Council Pakistan, 12th October 2018, 10:15 AM



It’s never too early to get your kids excited about Halloween, Tiny Tales sets the mood this October with a chilling rendition of Hansel and Gretel. Register the little ones, the reading will be followed up with a crafting activity, so it ought to be oodles of fun.


P.S. Chills and thrills for the young ones need to be prioritized.





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Royal Kitchen, 19th October 2018, 8:00 PM



Lahore Talkies has been organized by the Walled City Authorities and will showcase short films submitted by amateur filmmakers. The overarching theme of the event is the Walled City but participants had the opportunity to construct narratives around individual preferences.


P.S. Take your friends and fam along.




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Packages Mall, 19th- 21st October 2018, 12 PM



This is the second handicrafts exhibition curated by AHAN with a wide variety of artisanal goods on display in the heart of Packages Mall. What I’m most excited about is the live-work pavilion of talented artisans from all across Pakistan. Head on over to Packages Mall, and shop to promote our local artisans.


P.S. The event is open to the public. 





Plan this weekend in Lahore the C+G way and you can thank us later.  





Purnea depends on a steady supply of positive affirmations and berry flavored tea in order to continue functioning as an upstanding member of society. An amateur dance-battle enthusiast, she's a woman of many talents, overshadowed only by her mysterious aura. When she's not busy over-analyzing every social interaction she's had over the past 22 years she enjoys curating memes and scrapping sub-par content.

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