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Punekars! These Are The Events You Must Attend On This Independence Day For The Patriotism In You

By Arushi Bhalla

Updated - Aug. 10, 2019 4 min read


Don't use this Independence Day as an excuse to sit at home and watch TV. Instead, take this as an opportunity to discover about  Independence Day and similar events in your town. From Kite flying, running to storytelling for your children, we have curated a list of events that will surely make you feel closer to the nation! 


1. Independence Day Run 2019

#RunForIndependenceDay is a unique race which is happening on Independence Day of India 2019. This 15th August we will be having a chance to run for our nation under Freedom Run and for the ISRO’s historic Chandrayaan-2 Moon mission rocket successful launch. The nation is extremely proud of its scientists and Team ISRO. Anyone from age (16 Years - 60 Years) can join the event from any place in India. The winner will get India's First Unique ISRO Chandrayaan-2 Moon mission rocket Medal and the finishers will not leave empty-handed as they are bestowed with e-Certificate. We are sure such an amazing prize has motivated you to run and win the race.


Date & Time: 15 AUG 2019 - 24 AUG 2019, 5:00 AM (IST) onwards

Venue: Yet to be announced

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets


2. Independence Day Special Storytelling Session

Patriotism is not just fighting and losing lives on the border for the country. But it is also about the feeling of love, devotion and sense of attachment to our homeland. This Independence Day, let’s make our kids understand the real meaning of BEING PATRIOTIC through STORIES! Join in for an Independence Day special Storytelling session by Rucha! This session will be followed by a small activity regarding the story. You only have to pay INR 250 for such an interesting event! Enrol Now to understand what Storytelling is all about!


Date & Time: Sat Aug 17 2019 at 11:00 am

Venue: Kothrud, Kothrud 411 038, 411 029, Pune (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry: For tickets, contact on this number-8308827161




3. Independence Day Special - Fitness Challenge

Pro Performance Strength and Conditioning bring to you "PPSC Fitness Challenge" a functional, OPEN AGE, event at 'Decathlon Wagholi'. In this challenge, you'll have to embark on a course which will be laid out with obstacles. Your job is to overcome these obstacles and reach the finish line in minimal time. The best part about this challenge is that anyone and everyone can participate! The winners will be awarded cash prizes and a month's membership at 'Pro Performance Strength & Conditioning' absolutely FREE for the top 3 participants with the best time.


Date & Time: Thu Aug 15, 2019, at 04:30 pm

Venue: Decathlon Wagholi, Survey No 1333/4, Next To Soyarik Garden, Bhadale Nagar (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets


4. Beats Of Freedom

This independence day gets on your feet and dance at Amanora Mall. Amanora Mall will be hosting free fitness dance session on 15th August. Experience Zumba and Dance Fitness session, a promising an invigorating and enjoyable experience, based on Independence Day theme. Qualified professionals from Moves Dance Studio will be leading each session. Each session is designed to suit every type of person, from fitness fanatics to novices, so there’s sure to be something to challenge every participant.

Date & Time: Thu Aug 15, 2019, at 06:00 pm

Venue: Amanora Mall, Amanora Park Town, Hadapsar, Pune(Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry: Free!


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5. Independence Day Tree Plantation Ride

Save the environment while starting celebrating the independence of Our country this 15th August. Hey There, Its time to celebrate Independence day with good cause lets join for the ride. This organization is planning to plant around 100 trees near Pune. The ride is from Ccd Chandani Chowk - Pune -, Pune, Maharashtra, Pune, India. Go ahead and support them in this good and environment-friendly deed!


Date & Time: Thu Aug 15, 2019, at 07:00 am

Venue: Meeting point -Ccd Chandani Chowk - Pune (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Fees Rs 150 (Includes Plant, Snacks, Badges & labour), contact on this number for entry-


6. Make Yourself Free From The Diet This Independence Day

Pink Turban in Aundh is hosting a Chole Bhature Buffet on this Independence Day, this is the time to give yourself a cheat day for a mouth-watering plate of chole bhature. Though chole bhature is not all they are offering, The Buffet is also serving a number of delicious Punjabi dishes such as chhole bhature, chhole kulche, aloo paratha, buttermilk and fresh gulab jamuns. The best part about this buffet is that it is serving you unlimited delicious food without burning a hole in your pocket, the unlimited buffet is available in only INR 250! 

Date & Time: 15 Aug 2019, 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Venue: Tejaswini 1, 20, Opp. Medipoint Hospital, DP Road, Aundh, Pune (Get Directions)



Q: Which are the top localities for best restaurants in Pune?

A: Sangamwadi, Shivaji Nagar, Koregaon Park, Ashok Nagar


Q: Which are the best cafes in Pune?

A: Vohuman Cafe, Cafe Goodluck, Durga Cafe, Cafe PeterDonuts


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