The play Deurali Daandi directed by Rose Schwietz and written by Sahalesh incorporates the elements of Sati Ghaatu of the Gurung and Magar Indigenous communities to tell a story of the labour migration epidemic. Call for tickets.
27-29 January, 4.45pm onwards, Nepal Film Campus, 9843932952
Learn interesting woodworking machinery and view wonderful wood designs at the Nepal International Wood expo.
27-29 January, 10am-5pm, Bhrikuti Mandap
Enjoy a weekend hike from Pilotbaba to Kakrebari with friends and family.
28 January, Rs700-1400, 9846190957/9851014616
All aspiring poets head over to the slam poetry competition this week and present original works of poetry. Register now.
28 January, 2pm onwards, Pulchok Engineering Campus
From fresh produce to crafts by local businesses, there's something for everyone at the weekly market at Labim.
Saturdays, Labim Mall
Learn to play a new instrument with musicians and educators at the Music Room started by Jazzmandu Music Education Initiative. Call for more details.
Head over for a fun rock and roll night with Abhaya & the steam engine.
27 January, 8pm, Liquid lounge, Darbar Marg
Have a great weekend with family and friends at Midnight Riders’ first 2023 gig.
28 February, 8pm onwards, Titos Pub, Thamel
Tune to a performance from Shaurav Bhattarai and his fresh new lineup this Friday.
27 January, Beers N’ Cheers, Jhamsikhel
Book tickets now for a fun night with Riya Bhattacharya and her band next week. Call for more details.
3 February, 7pm, Elevate Lounge, New Road, 9863593163
Chez Caroline specialises in French and continental cuisine in Nepal. Try the Profiteroles au Chocolat and Choux pastry filled with vanilla ice cream and hot chocolate sauce.
Baber Mahal Revisited (01) 4263070/ 4264187
A large, cosy place serving a blend of continental and Nepali favourites. Check out traditional marinated boneless chicken kebab served with vegetable, rice and chutney.
Krishna Galli (01) 5555306
With simple dishes and fresh ingredients, enjoy a wide variety of pastas, pizzas, sandwiches and mouth-watering desserts. Kid-friendly options are available.
Pulchok (01) 5541940
Try Thai dishes like Som Tam Essan, Pad Kra Pao and Red Curry, or Asian - fusion dishes like Pork Bamboo Shoot and Fried Calamari, with a side of refreshing cocktails.
Naxal, Bhatbhateni, 9802032396/ 980106830
In the mood for Indian food? Enjoy sweets, South Indian cuisine and other meals. The Pawan Special Dosa is a must.
Baneshwor (01) 5906437
Visit this luxury boutique eco-resort with boutique villas, a swimming pool, organic farm, restaurant lounge and bar. For refreshing morning walks, therapeutic and relaxing day-ins, authentic gastronomical experience and quiet nights.
Chisapani, Pokhara (061) 694379
Get a genuine feel of authentic Newa heritage by living right in the middle of Maha Boudha and the Hiranya monastery. The hotel provides a complete tour package to immerse in the rich cultural heritage of Patan.
Gujibahal, Patan (01) 5523168
Bandipur Safari Lodge
Bandipur is mainly known for its rich cultural heritage. But it is home to a wide variety of wildlife. Go beyond the temples and explore the jungles of the town with the Bandipur Safari Lodge.
Perfect for families, Mirabel Resort offers comfort, continental cuisines and views of Kathmandu Valley. Take a walk around Dhulikhel before tucking into a Nepali lunch or mouth-watering barbeque.
Jagatpur Lodge’s private tents will take one to the heart of the grassland in the comfort of luxury amenities.
Jagatpur, Chitwan (01) 4221711