Mark you calendars for the eagerly awaited festival of colors. Join in on the fun as thousands in Kathmandu claim the streets to celebrate the advent of spring with unmatched enthusiasm and fanfare. Note: Government has issued a strong warning against the harassment of pedestrians. 22 March
Film festival, Experience European culture and lifestyle with the fifth edition of the European Union Film Festival. Free tickets at the hall on a first come first serve basis on each screening day. 19 to 24 March, QFX Kumari Hall 1, (01) 44294456,
Art exhibition, Appreciate the artwork of five Nepali artists done during their residency period at Bindu. More on page 11.
13 to 29 March, Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal, 9818996169
Photography for beginners, Learn the art behind photography in a six-day workshop for beginners. Fee: Rs 4000 + 13% VAT
6 to 11 April, 2 to 5 pm, photo.circle headquarters, Arun Thapa Chowk, Jhamsikhel, 9818830540, email@example.com
MyGHT, Capture, caption and share a picture from your experience on the Great Himalaya Trail with the hashtag #MyGHT.
Deadline to enter is 25 March at 23.59 (GMT +5.45), www.greathimalayatrails.com/photo-competition/
KJC for Kids, Music lessons, vocal training, ballet dance, beat boxing, arts and more for your kids at the KJC Spring Camp for Kids. For children aged 5 to 11 years old. 4 to 15 April, 10am to 4pm, Mondays to Fridays, Extended week: 28 March to 1 April, 10am to 2pm Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory, Jhamsikhel, (01) 5013554
Art for Nature, Attend an exhibition showcasing artworks of Chitwan National Park's wildlife. Till 19 March, Taragaon Museum, Boudha, (01) 4491234
Himalayan Rush, Gear up for the fifth edition of the Himalayan Rush triathlon series and experience the thrill of trail running, cycling and fresh water swimming. 26 March, Begnas, Pokhara, (01)5550758/ (01)5550759
Master class, Learn all you need to know about music with composer, pianist and music educator James Miley and his faculty from Willatmette University. 22 to 28 March, Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory, Jhamsikhel, (01) 5013554
Trade Expo, A three-day trade expo organised by the Federation of Women Entrepreneurs Association of Nepal (FWEAN).
1 to 3 April, 10am to 5pm, Army Officer’s Club, Bhadrakali, (01)2003080, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.fwean.org.np