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Saying that Delhi is a melting pot where cultures and people blend to give you a taste of life would be a pretty accurate depiction of the spirit of the city. The best way to get in touch with some of these people are offbeat events where you can go with a few friends and have a gala time. With April upon us, a slew of new events have made their way into the National Capital and here are 7 of the best events that offer a unique take on life, thought provoking messages and great shows. Read on to know more about these events.

Exchange Stories

Each of us have a different story to tell and if we just listen to one another, it can enrich our lives many fold. With Exchange Stories, this idea is given a platform and it is a community soiree where people can come together and share experiences. Here you can tell your story in any imaginable way. Either through dance or music or through paintings, arts and crafts- the limit is only your imagination. Who knows, you may even find someone much like you here.

When- Saturday, 6th April
Where- South West Delhi
Price- Rs. 450

Open Air Harry Potter Screening

Listen up all you Potterheads! If you were looking to revisit the magical cinematic world of Harry Potter, this event gives it to you in the most unique way possible. Here, you can take in the magic of Hogwarts in an open air setting, giving new meaning to the whole story. Since this is the second phase of the event, you’ll get a chance to see three movies over three days. Starting from The Order of The Phoenix to The Deathly Hallows Part 1, you’ll never see the series the same way again.

When- 5th April onwards
Where- SCC Peepal Tree
Price- Rs. 399 onwards

Painting Party

Love expressing yourself through colours and canvas? Well, perhaps this event is what you need to showcase your talent. At this panting party, you can socialize with one another, take in ideas and refresh your mind over some drinks and colours. This is one of the most unique events and will surely be filled with like minded people like yourself. Even if you’re a budding painter, it doesn’t matter because the trainers here will guide you on the path to perfection and the wonderful setting will leave you brimming with ideas.

When- Sunday, 7th April
Where- Studio Pepperfry
Price- Rs. 1999

I Perform you Decide

You’ve seen sitcoms and you’ve seen standup comedy shows. They make you laugh like there’s no tomorrow, but have you ever wanted a say in what comedy unfolds before your eyes? Or wanted to be more than just another audience member? Well, this event should have what you’re looking for. Here, you’ll be given two flags and you decide the fate of that monologue on the spot- something of an interactive event where you actually have a say in what you want to hear. Promising a different kind of stand up show, I Perform, You Decide is a must visit event.

When- Sunday, 7th April
Where- Garden House Cafe Delhi
Price- Rs. 199

Sab Scam Hai

A comedy standup show in line with the traditional format, this one packs a punch and will surely have you in splits. Get ready for some bwahaha moments as Gaurav Kapoor is coming here to make your day much better. Ranging from a mix of stories and observations, his comedic style is relatable and rather suited for our generation, which is perhaps why he is one of the most loved comedians in India. For some ROFL moments, you have to pay a visit to his comedy show.

When- Saturday, 13th April
Where- Raddison Blu
Price- Rs. 561

Connections

Connections is an event where you can witness some amazing international dance troupes and jazzy musical trios. The annual performing arts festival is for anyone who appreciates the spirit of these arts and wants to be educated about the limitless world of the performances. Here, you can see dance experts from Beijing who will enthrall you with their amazing moves and even soothe your senses with some classy jazz music from a French trio of musicians.

When- From 12th April
Where- Shri Ram Center: Delhi
Price- Rs. 300

The Revisit Project

The Revisit Project is a band that is all about revitalizing our love for the classics. If you’re a fan of such music, you have to be here. They’ve got amazing chemistry among them and they often put their own unique and interesting spins on the songs to make them sound refreshing. At the same time, they also pay a tribute to the forgotten legends and reinforce our faith in what music was and what it can become in the future. If this is up your alley, pay a visit to Piano Man Jazz Club.

When- Saturday, 13th April
Where- Piano Man Jazz Club, Delhi
Price- Rs. 299 onward

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