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Where to meet friends for a value dinner?
Is there a Quiz? Salsa Night? Open Mic?
What's the best night for a girls' night out?
Where can I go to
enjoy a live band?
Where can we go clubbing midweek?
Where can I get a good, quick lunch?

Happening Colombo lets you know.

We now have special deals for our readers: check our Deals Page.

For regular meal deals & events, see "Events" page". For new or special events, scroll down to Diary
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Regular, weekly meals, happy hours etc are listed on the "Events" page
For the below new or special events, click on the listing for more details.




E Waste Recycling: drop off old computers, phones, cables and appliances at One Galle Face, 9am to 5pm

"Dreamscape" EDM festival: 6 DJs and 6 pairs of B2B DJs at Hina Beach, Port City, 8.00am to 11.00pm

The Good Market, stalls by local small businesses, at Colombo Race Course, 9.00am to 5.00pm

Globe 2K23 Motor Show at Nelum Pokuna Outdoor Arena, 9.00am to 10.00pm

Art Exhibition Tribute to Japanese Artist Yoko Okada at Lione Wendt Gallery, 10.00am to 6.00pm (two days)

"Intricate Impressions" Art Exhibition by Ilham Sanoon at Gallery Four Life, 10.00am to 6.00pm

The Story of the Bar Reef: Wildlife & Nature Protection Society event for kids at The Grove, 10 to 11am

Maker's Market, Pop-up market with stalls by small businesses at Pink Salt, 11.00am to 7.00pm

Pop-Up Market: Cat accessories, clothes, goodies & more. Pages & Coffee, Stratford Avenue, 11am to 5pm

"Warehouse Project" cinematic dance music festival, 13 DJs at The Taprobane, 1.00pm to 5.00am

Art Therapy Workshop at Swastha by Link Naturals, 3.00pm to 5.00pm

High Tea Buffet at Granbell Hotel all day dining restaurant, 3.00pm to 5.00pm

Dumpling Masterclass: cookery class, how to make dumplings and fillings, BIY Studio, 3.00pm to 5.00pm

Sci Fi and Fantasy Book Club: "Piranesi" discussion at Lakmahal library, 3.00pm to 4.30pm

Free Sign Language Workshop at Harpo's Pizza & Pasta, Ethul Kotte, 4.00pm to 6.00pm

Colombo Street Food Festival: food stalls, entertainment & live music at Hospital Street, from 5.00pm

Vinyasa Yoga with Maduni at Body Doc, 6.00pm to 7.00pm

"Between the Lines", four authors read from their books and discuss, at O2 Cafe, 6.00pm to 8.00pm

Food Festival with guest chef from Turkiye, Courtyard by Marriott. 7pm to 11pm (final day)  

Italian Dinner Buffet at Governor's Restaurant, Mount Lavinia Hotel, from 7.00pm

Indian Dinner Buffet at Grandbell Hotel, 6.30pm to 10.30pm

Sri Lankan Night with unlimited hoppers & kottu at Olivia Restaurant, from 7.00pm 

"Open to Close" DJ Party with DJs Echo Daft, Kryptone & Yedikule at Travelling Bruncher, from 4.00pm


Island Dreams with DJ Flow and free drinks for ladies at Tropical Yum, from 9.00pm

The Warehouse with DJs Trev-D, Rayon & Lunatics at Indusri, 9.00pm

Ultimate Band Show: Eight Bands plus one Surprise Band at SLECC, 6.30pm

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Please Note

We check events and update this site daily, but some events change at short notice and we may not be told. 

Offers and deals are managed by the venue themselves and we cannot accept any responsibility in case a listed deal is no longer available.

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