Feast like a Vampire , try a few 'authentic' Bengali dishes and special Diwali cupcakes. Anjum Chevalwala lists a mixed bag of events in the city. Make the most of it!

Diwali Desserts

There’s a way to enjoy all the Diwali firecrackers without causing pollution. Simply gobble them down. Wait a minute, we don’t mean the real ones. The Dessert Cart is hosting a cupcake-making workshop and they are using firework shaped toppings to decorate these edible pieces of heaven. Get into the festive mood and delight your family and friends with homemade sweets.

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The Bong-wagon

Ever since we’ve heard about Bong Bong, we’ve been dreaming about delicious Bengali pork spare ribs, crispy panch phoron chicken fingers and beef burgers; and now our stomachs are rumbling with hunger in anticipation. Surjapriya Ghosh and Kanika Mohan Saxena, from Kolkata are all set to take their matchbox-sized but popular joint in Khar to the next level. The restaurant is scheduled to open November 7, 2012. Try and beat us to it.

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Vampire Strikes Back

If you are head over heels in love with Edward Cullen, chances are you dream about the Salvatore brothers too and harbour a secret wish to meet them some day. Zee Café brings you Fang Fare India 2012 at Hard Rock Cafe.

While you won’t be able to get up close and personal with your favourite vampire, video recordings of conversations and interviews will be played at the meet. This is an exclusive affair by invitation and registration only. So log in here to register and get your invites. Don’t forget that it is a costume event; so put on your bloodied fangs and dark cape or simply show off your makeup skills and get here fast.

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Wine Dining

This is one bazaar we wouldn’t mind going to everyday. Think about relishing a splendid international cuisine buffet along with some special cheese and meat preparations from around the world. If tapas and Sangria bars aren’t enough to hold your interest, try brushing up on wine knowledge with the tasting sessions in the presence of a Sommelier.

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The Golden Fifty

The Sun N Sand group of hotels celebrate its 50th birthday. They geared up to celebrate this half centenary of existence on November 26, 2012 with a bang. There is a 50 per cent discount offer on food and beverages, including alcoholic drinks) across all their outlets on the 26th but only between a specific time.

Restaurants that you can visit include the 24-Aqua Coffee Shop, Sunset Room, Kabab Hut and the Beachcomber Lounge & Bar.

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