BFF, adopt a dog from Animal Nepal’s shelter – the local mixed breeds are healthier and better adjusted to local conditions than pedigrees. Rs 150, animalnepal.org, (01)5538068, 9841334537
The Butterfly Home Project, a fundraising exhibition and sale of arts and crafts by the children of Early Childhood Development Center (ECDC). 19 to 20 July, 11am to 5pm, The City Museum, Darbar Marg
Headspin, Take part in the ultimate B-boying competition in Nepal and compete with dancers from New Delhi and Mumbai to win Rs 25,000 in cash prizes.Rs 250, 10 August, St Xavier's School, Jawalakhel
Joystick joy, Take part in the All Nepal E-Sports Challenge and be second to none in hyper-reality – inviting Counter Strike, DOTA and FIFA '14 teams. 18 to 22 July, 10am to 6pm, Civil Mall, call 9849659820 for registration
Muna Madan, Nepal’s favourite epic on stage again.
Runs till 31 July, Rs 100/200/300/500, Rastriya Nachghar, Jamal
Impression, an exhibition of the works of photographer Aakash Pradhan.10am to 5pm, Cafe Mitini, Lajimpat, (01)4002070
Kickabout, your shot at glory as it rains goals at the second Arsenal Nepal Futsal Fest. 19 July, 11am onwards, Sky Goals, Bhatbhateni Store, Maharajganj
Kathmandu kora, join hundreds of cycling enthusiasts and ride for 50, 75, or 100 km to raise funds for a birthing centre in Pyutar, Lalitpur. 18 to 19 July, facebook.com/kathmandu.kora
Flagbearers, Be one of 30,000 participants to form the largest human national flag and make it to the Guinness Book of World Records. 9 August, 6 to 9am, Tundikhel, Kathmandu
Beyond auto mode,learn how to use your camera beyond its auto function. Don't just be a button-pusher; take control of your pictures. Registration until 18 July.20 to 31 July, 5.30 to 7pm, Rs 6000, Canon Imaging School, Maitry Bhawan, New Road
Amalgam, A series of talks around the ongoing exhibition at Siddhartha Art Gallery 20 July, Socio-political art, questioning the role of the artist as an informed citizen, 3pm
27 July, Street art, spreading socio-political messages through art in the local community, 3pm.
Siddhartha Art Gallery, Babar Mahal Revisited
Charya Nritya, Experience Kathmandu's version of dance meditation under the tutelage of Prajwal Ratna Vajracharya and immerse yourself in nature, consciousness and compassion. Rs 1,600, 1 to 14 September, 12.15pm, inneradventuretravel.com