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Existence: Ashtitwa, an exhibition of paintings by Prithvi Shrestha. Till 17 November, 11am to 6pm, Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal Revisited, 4218048, 4438979

Nepal Cine Symposium, a film festival and network event aimed to highlight young cinematic possibilities from South Asia. Tickets range from Rs 1500 to Rs 3200, 18 to 22 November, 4pm,, 4471104

Exquisite collection of Fine Art, prints and paintings by artists Uma Shah, Neera Pradhan and Seema Shah. Till 6 November, 10.30 pm to 6pm, Closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Park Gallery, RNJC Pulchowk, Patan,, 5522307

Blow up the Spot, live performances by artists from Kathmandu and after party with DJs like DJ Niral, DJ Rabbit and DJ Finzok. 4 November, 6 pm onwards, Club Platinum, Durbarmarg

As It Happens, an exhibition of paintings by Soni Shakya. Till 17th November, 11am to 6pm. Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal Revisited, 4218048

The Constant Change: 12 photo stories from Nepal, after 14 weeks, the 'Masterclass with Mads Nissen' participants share with you the stories they have produced. 4 to 13 November, 4pm on 4 November and 12pm to 7pm till November 13, Nepal Art Council Gallery, Babar Mahal

Youth Festival, International Youth Fellowship organizes a fun filled fest for young people. Admissions is priced at Rs 2000, 12 to 15 November, Tribhuvn Army Officer's Club. Tudikhel

Australian Big Day Out, take a break from the cold and go outdoors for Austrlian wining and dining along with universities. 12 November, 11pm to 7pm, Moksh, Jhamsikhel, 9851032041

Amateur Cup, the Futsal Arena of Godavari Alumnae Association presents a knock out challenge to showcase your skills with football. 5 November to 6 November, Futsal Arena, Thamel


Mukti and Revival VOL II, presents rocking tunes from mukti and revival. Tickets are priced at Rs 300 and Rs 500, 11 November, 7pm to 10pm, The Factory, Thamel, Contact: 4269927, 4254369

Kites Band, A cosmopolitan rendezvous to unwind in the evenings presenting live music by "Kites" Band and snooker to refresh. 4pm to 11pm. Corner Bar, Radisson Hotel, 4411818 ext. 1330

Tribute to Floyd, a concert dedicated to the legendary pioneers of rock. 12 November, 6.30pm to 9.30pm, Army Officer' Club, Sundhara

Himalayan Blues Festival, celebrating blues and its influence on folk with international acts and local bands. 10 to 12 November,


Manny's Eatery and Tapas Bar, scrumptious panini, sandwiches and more lunch delicacies starting at Rs 199. Manny's also offers a satisfying assembly of a unique continesian cuisine. Open for lunch and dinner and presents Tapas Bar for you to unwind and relax. Jawalakhel Shaligram Complex, 5536919

Café Du Temple, famous for its delicious food, warm ambience and the beautiful roof top view. Patan Durbar Square, 5527127. Boudha, 2143256

Delices de France, from roasted pumpkin to baba au ruhm, Delices de France is serving up a special menu this week. 2 to 6 November, Thamel

Him Thai Restaurant and Bar, for the most authentic Thai cuisines in town. Lazimpat, 4418683

Bu keba, the newest organic restaurant in town, offers continental and Indian food along with chef's originals. Sanepa

Aalishan, serves authentic Indian delicacies. Try the special chicken biryani and chicken reshami kabab. Jawalakhel, 5550039

Black Pepper Café & Pub, cosmopolitan dining and drinking in a traditional style courtyard, try the apple sauce pork chops and enjoy the good service. Kopundole Height, Lalitpur, 5521897, 5536926

Chez Caroline, for business lunches and relaxed dinners. Babar Mahal Revisited

New Tushita Restaurant, relaxing ambience and good food. Don't miss out on their Penne with creamy bacon and mushroom sauce. Lazimpat, 44432957

Dhaba, for an excellent range of North Indian delicacies. Try their unbeatable Kashmiri Gosht. Thapathali

Cinnamon Grill and Lounge, mouth watering delicacies with live music. Try the grilled tenderloin steak and quiche lorraine with fresh fruit salad. Jhamsikhel, 5521339

The Factory, a trendy restobar for a refreshing stopover in the chaos that is Thamel. Great food and drinks, with zesty music. Don't miss out on their cheesecake, it's a must. Mandala Street, Thamel

Yin Yang Restaurant, east meets west as you choose from a variety of Thai and continental dishes. Get a little spice in your life with their pad thai or green curry. If you can't handle the heat, fall into the safety net of their western dishes. Thamel, 10am to 10pm, 4701510


The Last Resort, one stop for Adventure Sports, bungy jump over the Bhote Khosi river 160 metres below or mountain biking up to the Tibetan border. The Last Resort Sales Office, Mandala Street, Thamel, 4700525

Splash Fest 2011, time to get wet as Aspadez Entertainment introduces water football. 11 to 12 November, 10pm onwards, Grand Norling Resort, Mulpani and Green Cottage Resort, Shantiban, 9841269716

(11 JAN 2013 - 17 JAN 2013)