What’s happening this week | Karachi’s Latest Events

February 17- February 23


Workshop On ‘Blogging, Article Writing & Content Creation’

Are you a budding writer who’s always looking for an opportunity to hone their skiils? Do ideas swirl around in your head, just waiting to be put on paper? Are you good at penning down stories but journalistic writing renders you mildly inarticulate? Look no further because this workshop on blogging and article writing will rescue you from the dark abyss of writer’s block!

DHA Suffa University brings to you a 4 week Workshop on Blogging, Article Writing and Content Creation, at a total cost of Rs. 15000. Starting from the 18th of February, classes will be held twice a week; Tuesday 6pm to 8pm and Sunday 12.30pm to 2.30 pm. The aim of the workshop is to provide you with writing techniques and know-how of the blogging trade.  Read our feature for more details on the event.


Karachi Learns

The learning providers of Pakistan are evolving fast and adapting to different learning methodologies. From experienced trainers to dynamic facilitators, classroom trainings to experiential programs and coaching solutions to digital courses, we’ve got a whole lot in our bag.

Karachi Learns is a Learnfest celebrated by TRG with a rich legacy involving 100+ trainers, educators and technical experts representing 50+ learning providers, OD consultancy and corporate organizations. Brought to you by the Trainers Resource Group, Karachi Learns is all set to take place on the 19th of February and 20th of February at the Movenpick Hotel Karachi starting at 9am.

Buy tickets here!

Pakistan Super League | PSL 2020 |

PSL Opening Ceremony

Tayyar Ho?! With this resounding theme, HBL PSL is back with its 5th season as the nations gears up to be thrilled and excited by a month of power packed and exhilarating spectacle that T20 cricket has proven to be.

Here is everything you need to know about the Opening Ceremony! It will be held in the fortress that is Karachi’s National Stadium on the 20th of February from 7pm to 10pm. The management of HBL PSL V has announced that grand firework display At 8 PM in the sky will take place and PSL Stars will come on the stage with a BOOM. The ceremony stars a star-studded line up to entertain the cricketing fans of this nation. The legendary Rahat Fateh Ali Khan will grace the stage, so will Aima Baig who will be performing for the second time. The King of Bhangra Abrar-ul-Haq will set the stage on fire, as will the ‘Tayyar Hain’ anthem boys led by Ali Azmat, Arif Lohar, Haroon and Asim Azhar.

Let the entire nation arise to welcome its favorite brand of T20 cricket because finally cricket has come back home!

Classical Music Event | Karachi Latest Events |

Classical Music Without Borders ft. Alessandro Commellato

Since 2018, Alliance Française de Karachi’s unique international concert series has been introducing the public to phenomenal musicians from all around the world, who have  performed everything, ranging from traditional Japanese music to Baroque, from Rossini to Gershwin. The series even featured international opera singers, pianists, brass players, and the list goes on. This time, organized by the French and Italian Consulates, Alliance Francaise de Karachi is bringing the renowned Alessandro Commellato to Karachi! Skilled in the art of pianoforte, Commellato studied music in Milan under Carlo Vidusso and Franco Gei and perfected himself with the help of Pier Narciso Masi, Evgeny Malinin and Sergio Fiorentino, all skilled in their fields.

Commellato will perform at Alliance Francaise de Karachi on Friday, the 21st of February 2020. The mini concert will start at 8 pm. Attendance is either through an invitation or registration only. Take a detour here for more details.

HUCON 3000​ |

HUCon 3000

Habib University’s third comic convention, HUCon 3000, is back with a bang! A celebration of the fictional, this convention offers a multitude of opportunities for your love of fandoms to bloom. So, mark your calendars for the 21st of February 2020, and remember the time 3:00 pm – 8:30 pm because if you miss this, the ghost of Tony Stark will potentially haunt you forever.  The event includes FMV Competition, a personal favourite the Cosplay Walk, KPOP performance by Indigo 18, Gaming Tournament. Moreover Guest Speaker Usman Riaz will also be in attendance to share his experiences.  Sing along the tunes as the Karaoke set-up will bring the hidden singer inside you out in the open.

Click here to read our take on this exciting event and get your tickets now!

So All aboard the fandom express, its next pit stop is HUCon 3000! Don your costumes, put on some face paint and come on down to a world swirling with Katniss Everdeens, Daenerys Targaryens and Sakuras. You won’t regret it.

AKU Sports Olympiad |

AKU Sports Olympiad 2020

Join AKU at the 3rd AKU Sports Olympiad, scheduled from February 21 – 28 2020, at the Aga Khan University, Karachi. Take advantage of the indoor and outdoor sports facilities of international standards at the Sports and Rehabilitation Centre at AKU and compete with the best male and female athletes across the country in the following sports.

The event is open to students in registered educational institutions across Pakistan. We look forward to the participation of your institution!

The AKU Olympiad is a collaboration between the AKU Sports Society, Office of the Dean of Students, and the AKU Sports and Rehabilitation Centre.

Rock The Mic |

Rock the Mic- Stage and Your Audience

Does the opportunity of delivering a speech in front of a large audience sounds just as appealing as a visit to a dentist? Or do you feel pretty comfortable when talking in public but you are still looking for ways to improve your skills and get even better at motivating, engaging, persuading, presenting, and educating other people ? In each case, you will greatly benefit from course ‘Rock the Mic, Stage and Your Audience’.

Who Should Attend? These modules are carefully designed for all those who love to improve their ability to speak in front of others and learn to talk about who they are and what they do with natural grace and authenticity
Fee. Rs. 2,450/- (Including Lunch, Refreshments, Writing Material and Certificates). For more details visit the official page of the event.

ZABTheatre |


SZABIST Performing Arts Society is proud to present ZABTHEATRE, for the 5th time, taking place on the 22nd and 23rd of Feburary 2020 at the Arts Council.

ZABTHEATRE’20 is a theatre competition, an initiative taken by the SZABIST Performing Arts Society to encourage the younger and the more-free spirited generation of Pakistan to be active in the Theatre scene of Karachi. It’s a podium where teams from various schools, colleges and universities from across Karachi and even Pakistan perform theatrical plays, the genre of which the team can choose itself. Over 10 teams from different schools/colleges/universities will participate and showcase their theatrical capabilities in front of a live audience and a panel of credible judges.

Stay tuned as this event takes you on a journey to stage and drama! More details here.

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