7 Things you can do this weekend: 30 September–1 October 2017

Calling all foodies


By Rachel Au

7 Things you can do this weekend: 30 September–1 October 2017

1. chocha foodstore x botakliqour opening party at choca foodstore, 8pm-1am, 30 September

It’s a two-in-one party as chocha foodstore celebrates their first anniversary while BotakLiquor, its sister bar, officially launches in KL. All handcrafted and draft cocktails for the night start at RM30 while there will also be small plates, tapas and a live DJ performance. 

For more info, visit the event page.


2. Fashion for Education Charity Sale at The Studio, 6F, The Gardens Mall, 11am-7pm, 29-30 September & 1 October

Shop for a cause as Khoon Hooi is having a charity sale featuring over 550 pieces where nothing is over RM30. All proceeds will go to a refugee school called Top Achievers Academy.

Cash transactions only. For more info, visit this Instagram post.


3. Get Saucy! Cooking Workshop with Ili Sulaiman at Dish by ili, Bangsar, 10am onwards, 30 September

Ili will be teaching you how to make one simple sauce from scratch followed by three dishes from that one sauce. And each of those dishes will take less than 10 minutes to prepare. Consider this a life-saving lesson to be learnt. 

RM350 per person (includes a welcome drink, tools, materials, ingredients, and a meal). For more info or to book your spot, visit the website.


4. Mat Pilates community class at lululemon KL, 9.30am, 30 September

Work your shoulders and hips as well as strengthen and stabilise your core in this community class. You just need to bring your own mat and water bottle. 

For more info, visit the event page.

5. Calligraphy Workshop: Foundational Hand by Huruf at The Zhongshan Building, 2pm-4.30pm, 30 September

Master the foundation of calligraphy in this 4-part workshop that’s suitable for beginners. Materials and light refreshments will be provided. 

RM455 per person for four sessions. To book your spot or for more info, visit the event page.


6. Roasted in Japan coffee sampling event at { X } Coffee, 3F, Isetan the Japan Store, 1pm-5pm, 1 Oct

Get to know (and taste) the latest Japanese coffee roasters who attended the Tokyo Coffee Festival 2017 Autumn. If you like their coffee, you can even make a purchase on the spot.

Admission is free. For more info, visit the event page.


7. Man Ride 2017 at The Bike Artisans at The Row, 7am-4pm, 1 Oct

Nine locations around the world will come together to raise awareness for men’s mental illness. How? By riding a bike for 100km or 200km. In Malaysia, The Bike Artisans and Black Sheep Cycling is collaborating to organise this event (and it’s open to both men and women, in case you’re wondering). No donations are needed. Just empathy. Just getting the word out. 

Registration is free but you’ll have to RSVP. To do so or for the full programme, visit the event page.


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