7 Things you can do this weekend: 7–8 October 2017

Food-related things


By Rachel Au

7 Things you can do this weekend: 7–8 October 2017

1. Sunny Side Up Market at Slate at the Row, 11am – 6pm, 6 – 8 Oct

It’s a three-day festival featuring local artisans and their quality wares—and that includes food. 

For the list of participating vendors, visit the event page.


2. The Quivo Unity Fiesta at Quivo, Pavilion KL, 12pm – midnight, 6 – 8 Oct

To celebrate their third anniversary, Quivo is throwing a three-day culinary and music funfair with colourful stilt walkers, live music, fun activities and a worldly offering of flavours. Expect tantalising dishes such as Moroccan lamb paella, tacos, wood-fired pizza and ikejime sashimi.

Tokens will be sold at the venue for purchase of food and beverages throughout the event. For more info, visit the event page.


3. Talib Kweli performs at kyo KL, 11pm – 5am, 6 Oct

One of the world’s most talented and accomplished hip-hop artists, Talib Kweli will be performing a 90-minute show with accompanying DJ Aku Ash and Nahsyk. Kweli has worked with the likes of Kanye West and Pharrell Williams, just to name a few, and this is one show you won’t want to miss.

RM70 for a limited pre-sale ticket, RM90 for a standard ticket before 12.30am or RM120 per ticket after 12.30am. All tickets include one drink while UOB cardholders will enjoy extra benefits. For more info, visit the event page.


4. MasterChef Australia Season 9 Winner Diana Chan’s Homecoming Celebration of a Lifetime at South Court (Ground Floor), Mid Valley Megamall, 3pm – 5pm, 7 Oct

The latest MasterChef Australia Season 9 saw Malaysian Diana Chan beat 23 other aspiring amateur cooks to claim the winning title. Fans of the show will be able to catch her in person at this public event where she’ll share her experiences from the competition, answer fan questions as well as do a live cooking demonstration. 

For more info, visit the event page. If you can’t make it to Mid Valley, watch the Facebook Live stream on @LifetimeAsia.


5. Famous Macarons Workshop at Nathalie Gourmet Studio, Publika, 9.30am – 1pm, 7 Oct

Learn the real techniques to making French macarons with Chef Nathalie as she shares her secrets and tricks to perfecting your skills. 

RM280 per person. For more info, visit the website.


6. The Good Batch 4th Anniversary Celebration at The Good Batch, 3pm – 11pm, 8 Oct

One of the most popular cafes in town is turning four and to celebrate, they’re throwing a party complete with good food and cheap booze. In addition, Nara Kitchen & Co. will be selling their homemade bakes, upcoming cafe Fat Cat will be introducing their new menu and Hyde at 53M will be setting up a Gin Bar. Activities on the day include a mini flea market, awesome music and a lucky draw with tons of prizes to be won. 

RM50 for a book of party coupons to be redeemed for all purchases on the day of the event. For more info, visit the event page


7. Under Armour Run Crew session at Platinum Park @ Naza Tower, 6.30am – 8.30am, 8 Oct

Training for an upcoming run or seeking guidance on how to increase your stamina and endurance? Join the UA Run Crew session conducted by Hiit2Fit co-founder Wilson Lee for a 6.5km run around KLCC Park followed by core conditioning and a workout that targets other muscle groups to improve your running stance. 

For more info, visit the website.


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