11 things to look out for at Bacardi NH7 Weekender Pune 2018
Much-awaited music acts
Attend the performances by 80+ music acts including main acts like guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani, post-rock bands God is an Astronaut and sleepmakeswaves, multi-instrumentalist FKJ, electronic act Nightmares on Wax, progressive metal band Contortionist, rock act West Thebarton, and many other stellar performances. Watch them across 5 different stages - BACARDÍ Arena (headlining acts, rock and metal), Bacardi House Party Sessions (metal, rock, singer-songwriter), The Dewarists (singer-songwriter, folk , fusion, Bollywood), Breezer Vivid (electronic and hip-hop, and all comedy performances) and the Insider Other Stage (singer-songwriter, upcoming acts, hip-hop).
Don’t miss the comedy sets
In-between the music acts, fans can take a break and attend the performances by popular stand-up comedians including Radhika Vaz, Urooj Ashfaq, Sumaira Shaikh, Sumit Anand, Zakir Khan, Biswa Kalyan Rath, Kunal Rao, Kaneez Surka, Sonali Thakker and others.
Eat and hydrate!
Savour as many cuisines as the genres on stage- try the German street food from Mahlzheit or grab a slice of pizza at Bubsterrs. There’s also a wide range of food trucks and dessert stalls to choose from including Belgian Waffle, The Chimney Cone Project, Cheestruck, Bombay Food Truck, amongst many others.
With all the back-to-back music acts, don’t forget to hydrate yourselves. Psst.. water is free!
Get yourself some festival goodies
Grab yourself some Weekender merch, as well as swag from your favourite performers at the official merch stall! There’s also an entire bazaar that will satisfy any retail therapy pangs so wander and see what catches your eye.
Too Yumm zone
Make your way to the exciting Too Yumm zone with your friends where you can either choose to go all out on trampolines, play fun games, or relax on the beanbags.
See India's most iconic SUV on display at The Thar Zone. Be creative with your pictures with the Thar or spend time deciding which one's going to be yours in the future.
Get drink discounts while going green
Do your bit for the environment! Get a discount on your next drink just by reusing your glass and help make the festival greener.
Finding greener solutions with Skrap
Meet Skrap, an organisation that provides zero-waste solutions at the happiest music festival. With the help of Skrap, this year’s Meghalaya edition successful diverted 90% of the 11.4 tonnes of waste generated at the festival, away from landfills by either composting, donating or sending it for recycling and reuse. Here's to another sustainable edition!
Levi’s Tailor Shop
Snip, patch and show off your customised jeans at the Levi’s Tailor Shop, with artisans specialised to make your denims stand out.
Special cocktails? Yes please.
Enjoy the performances with some experimental cocktails from the BACARDI Tiki Bar or treat yourself to the gourmet eats and fun activities at Dewar's signature experiential platform - the Doers Club.
Special smoking zones
The festival has designated smoking areas for smokers! To keep in line with the green initiative, this year there are also special provisions to dispose the cigarette butts, in collaboration with Butt Ballot!
Tickets for the other editions are available online