Pongal Celebrations - 15th to 16th February 2024

Pongal Celebrations - 15th to 16th February 2024

Our celebration brought Pongal festivities to the city center, sharing a cultural touch that immersed our audience in traditional arts. The lively mix of South Indian traditions with Thappattam, Mayilattam, Poi Kal Gudhirai, Silambam, and Parai performances echoed the spirit of South Indian festivities.

Margazhi Utsav - 13th & 14th February 2024

Margazhi Utsav - 13th & 14th February 2024

The enchanting Veena performance by Rajhesh Vaidhya and semi-classical dance by Biju and team transported the audience to the heart of artistic traditions at the Margazhi Utsav. In a separate performance, acclaimed actress Ineya added her unique touch, mesmerising the audience with her graceful moves. VR Chennai is committed promoting and preserving cultural heritage by providing a platform for artists to reach a wider audience.

Chennai City Police Musical : An Exceptional Performance - 27th January 2024

Chennai City Police Musical : An Exceptional Performance - 27th January 2024

Chennai City Police band brought vibrancy and excitement with their outstanding performance, creating an unforgettable experience for everyone who watched their dynamic display of skill, coordination and musical prowess.

Republic Day Celebration - 26th January 2024

Republic Day Celebration - 26th January 2024

VR Chennai celebrated Republic Day with enthusiasm, including a flag hoisting ceremony and tri-colour decorations across the centre. The event featured patriotic performances, and our staff’s spirited engagement added to the patriotic vibe, making it a memorable celebration of India’s sovereignty.

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony - 25th December 2023

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony - 25th December 2023 Marking the commencement of the joyous Christmas season, VR Chennai illuminated the festive spirit with a splendid Christmas tree lighting ceremony. This cherished tradition at VR Chennai marks the beginning of the festive season with a radiant display of lights. This annual ceremony brings together visitors to witness the symbolic illumination, fostering a sense of joy and anticipation for the upcoming holiday season.

Santa Parade - 25th December 2023

Santa Parade - 25th December 2023 We ended the month on a high with the ultimate Santa Parade. This festive event embodied the holiday mood with grand floats, marching bands, jugglers and of course, Santa Claus and his elves as the grand finale. The audience of families and children were enthralled by the magical display and even got to interact with our performers - making memories of a lifetime!

Childen's Day Celebration - 18th Nov 2023

Childen's Day Celebration - 18th Nov 2023 As part of Children's Day celebration, an enchanting illusionist and magic show was hosted featuring the internationally acclaimed artist Dhayanithi. The event aimed to captivate and delight young audiences, bringing a touch of wonder and magic to the celebration. The performance featured a captivating blend of mystery, humor, and mind-bending illusions that kept everyone on the edge of their seats. Attendees were treated to a world-class spectacle, reinforcing VR Chennai's commitment to providing unforgettable and diverse entertainment experiences for its patrons.

Black Friday - 24th to 26th Nov 2023

Black Friday - 24th to 26th Nov 2023 Black Friday at VR Chennai was an unparalleled shopping extravaganza that surpassed all expectations! We went beyond the usual to delight our customers with longer shopping hours, giving them more opportunities to discover the unbeatable offers. Our center came alive with an array of visual delights, showcasing the latest merchandise from top brands. The mannequin displays across the center added a touch of glamour, allowing shoppers to envision themselves in the season's hottest trends.

Japanese Expo - 25th Nov 2023

Japanese Expo - 25th Nov 2023 The one-day exhibition celebrating 71 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and India offered a culturally enriching experience. Attendees were treated to a diverse showcase of Japanese culture, featuring immersive activities that provided a deep dive into various aspects Japan's rich heritage. From martial arts demonstrations to traditional dances and a captivating tea ceremony, the exhibition was a feast for the senses and the mind.

Diwali Selfie Booth - 6th to 22nd Nov 2023

Diwali Selfie Booth - 6th to 22nd Nov 2023 VR Chennai transformed into a radiant haven during this Diwali celebration, captivating customers with a mesmerizing display of festive decor. The venue was adorned with vibrant lights, Floral rangoli designs, and traditional embellishments, creating an enchanting atmosphere that celebrated the spirit of Diwali.

Shop Big Win Big - 5th Nov to 31st Dec 2023

Shop Big Win Big - 5th Nov to 31st Dec 2023 The month-long "Shop Big Win Big" Contest at VR Chennai was a huge hit, giving shoppers a chance to win amazing prizes. The contest attracted many participants who eagerly joined the fun, hoping to turn their shopping spree into a rewarding win. The contest not only enhanced the shopping experience but also reiterated VR Chennai's dedication to offering the best value and benefits to our loyal customers.

The Art Bazaar - 25th Oct to 2nd Nov 2023

The Art Bazaar - 25th Oct to 2nd Nov 2023 The Art Bazaar was a vibrant and dynamic activity that brought together over 40 talented artisans and artists. This bustling marketplace provided a unique platform for these creators to showcase their original artworks, handmade crafts, and unique creations to a diverse audience.

Dance Workshop (Karigai) - 21st Oct 2023

Dance Workshop (Karigai) - 21st Oct 2023 "Karigai: Redefining Women" was an enchanting Bharatanatyam workshop held at VR Chennai - Swargamandapam. This workshop was a community-driven project with the objective of educating individuals from diverse backgrounds about the art of Bharatanatyam and, more significantly, empowering women through the medium of dance.

Literature Festival (Book Show) - 19th to 22nd Oct 2023

Literature Festival (Book Show) - 19th to 22nd Oct 2023 The Book Show, was a key highlight of the Literature Festival at The Madras Art Guild 2023. It was a love for book lovers got to immerse themselves in a world of words. This show featured a wide array of books, spanning different genres and authors, providing an opportunity for attendees to discover new literary treasures, engage with authors, and discuss their favorite reads. It was a vibrant celebration of literature, fostering a sense of community among bibliophiles and promoting a passion for the written word.

Canvas Painting Workshop - 15th Oct 2023

Canvas Painting Workshop - 15th Oct 2023 The Canvas Painting Workshop for kids was an enriching and creative experience designed to introduce young artists to the world of visual arts. In this workshop, children had the opportunity to express their imagination and develop their artistic skills on canvas. Under the guidance of experienced instructors, they explored various painting techniques, color mixing, and composition. Through hands-on activities, kids learned to translate their ideas into beautiful artworks, fostering their self-expression and boosting their confidence. This workshop provided a platform for artistic growth while nurturing a love for art. It encouraged young talents to unleash their creativity on the canvas. It was a fun and educational journey into the world of painting for kids.

Art Cinema (Short Film Contest) - 15th Oct 2023

Art Cinema (Short Film Contest) - 15th Oct 2023 The Madras Art Guild provided a unique platform for promoting art cinema through the short film contest. Budding film makers an opportunity to showcase their storytelling skills and creative talents through 3mins long film. The Contest drew an impressive response, with a total of 35 short films submitted for consideration. Out of these, the cream of the crop, 15 exceptional short films, had the privilege of being screened at our Sky Deck. These screenings took place before a distinguished panel of judges. The results were outstanding, with several films earning recognition in various categories. The competition acknowledged the top three best short films received recognition, in the categories of story development, cinematography, screenplay, editing, and acting.

Sustainability and Upcycling Workshop - 14th Oct 2023

Sustainability and Upcycling Workshop - 14th Oct 2023 The "Sustainability and Upcycling Workshop" conducted by Oh Scrap Madras was a dynamic and educational event focused on the concept of turning trash into treasure. The workshop emphasized the importance of sustainability by repurposing discarded items and transforming them into valuable and functional creations. Participants had the opportunity to learn about upcycling techniques, discover innovative ways to reduce waste, and engage in hands-on activities to create new, useful items from old materials. This event not only promoted environmental consciousness but also encouraged participants to think creatively and appreciate the potential in everyday objects that are often discarded.

Flash mob by ICAT - 14th Oct 2023

Flash mob by ICAT - 14th Oct 2023 Students from ICAT organized a dynamic and spontaneous flash mob Which was a lively and unexpected performance that took place at the entry, captivating onlookers and generating excitement and curiosity. Through synchronized dance moves, vibrant music, and a burst of energy, the students effectively created buzz about their upcoming cultural fest ‘Meraki’

Young Artist Program - 7th-8th Oct 2023)

Young Artist Program - 7th-8th Oct 2023) The "Young Artist Program" was an engaging drawing contest tailored for children between the ages of 4 and 13. With the theme "Fine Balance," this creative competition aimed to inspire and showcase the artistic talents of the younger generation. A total of 250 enthusiastic kids participated in this event, each bringing their unique interpretation of the theme to life on paper. The contest provided a platform for these young artists to express their creativity and imagination while exploring the concept of balance in their artwork. It was a vibrant and colorful celebration of youthful creativity, where children had the opportunity to display their artistic skills and share their vision of balance through the medium of drawing.

Artist Talk with Vicky Roy (MAG 2023) - 1st Oct 2023

Artist Talk with Vicky Roy (MAG 2023) - 1st Oct 2023 The "Artist Talk with Vicky Roy" was a captivating and insightful event where the renowned photographer Vicky Roy shared his experiences, journey, and artistic insights. During the talk, Vicky Roy discussed his creative process, inspirations, and the stories behind his most iconic photographs. Attendees had the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the art of photography from the ace photographer. It was an enriching experience for all those who attended, providing a unique glimpse into the world of photography through the eyes of Vicky Roy.

Madras Art Guild 2023 3rd Edition - 22nd Sept 2023

Madras Art Guild 2023 3rd Edition - 22nd Sept 2023 A month-long celebration of the art encompassing a captivating blend of art, culture, cinema, fashion, photography, and workshops was launched on 22nd Sept 2023. The Madras Art Guild 2023, in its third edition, took over VR Chennai, attracting both art lovers and casual visitors. Madras Art Guild, established in 2019, is a vibrant showcase of the diverse artistic expressions of Chennai. The event brings together students, emerging and renowned artists, and leading institutions in a creative exploration like never before. The festival was inaugurated by Honorable Consul General of Republic of Korea in India, Mr. ChangNyum Kim and Honorable Deputy Consul General of Japan in India, Mr. Miyata Kenji in the presence of renowned actor Siddharth and senior artist Trotsky Marudu.

Madras Art Guild (MAG) 2023 - 22nd Sept 2023

Madras Art Guild (MAG) 2023 - 22nd Sept 2023 Over 200 art installations, sculptures, paintings, and photographs were displayed at the festival. The festival featured a rich variety of culture, theatre, fashion, photography, dance, and art. Apart from awe-inspiring sculptures and artworks, the festival also featured Wearable Art Fashion Show demonstrating a fine balance between traditional and sustainable contemporary fashion. This collaborative effort helped to engage with the community, creating a diverse and inclusive artistic landscape. The festival presented a dynamic mix of art forms, from visual arts to theatre, fashion shows to photography exhibitions, and dance performances. This multidisciplinary approach catered to a wide audience, offering a stimulating and enjoyable experience for everyone.

Culinary Extravaganza, Junior Chef - 10th Sept 2023

Culinary Extravaganza, Junior Chef - 10th Sept 2023 A Culinary Extravaganza Unleashed! On a sun-kissed September 9th, the stage was set for a spectacle of young talent, as 50 participants, aged between 8 and 12, embarked on a quest to dazzle the audience with their culinary creations. The enthusiasm and passion of these young chefs were contagious, adorning their aprons and flaunting their culinary tools. As the competition unfolded, the stage was graced with a mélange of flavors and aromas, each dish a testament to the boundless creativity of these budding culinary artists. From savory delicacies that whisked us to distant lands, to sweet treats that sang to our taste buds, every plate was a masterpiece in its own right. The judges, included esteemed chefs and culinary experts, faced the arduous task of selecting the Junior Master Chef, as each participant shone with brilliance, leaving the judges dazzled. Indeed, it was a day that will long be remembered as a celebration of youthful passion and culinary wonder.

VAYA – Coloring Contest - 5th Sept 2023

VAYA – Coloring Contest - 5th Sept 2023 Introducing the Coloring Favorite Vaya Product Contest, a delightful event that is sure to captivate the hearts of young ones. This gathering provides a platform for budding artists to unleash their creativity on the canvas of Vaya products. As they delve into the realms of their imagination, they discovered their innate artistic abilities and brought their enchanting creations to life. Witnessing their vivid hues.

Onam Celebrations - 29th Aug 2023

Onam Celebrations - 29th Aug 2023 VR Chennai celebrated Onam in grand style with vibrant Pookolam floral designs, enchanting music, and delectable traditional cuisine. The event showcased the spirit of Kerala's harvest festival, creating a joyous atmosphere filled with cultural richness and delicious flavors for all to savor.

Heal the World - Tribute to MJ - 29th Aug 2023

Heal the World - Tribute to MJ - 29th Aug 2023

As August was coming to an end, it was time to moonwalk! VR patrons were in for a treat as they gathered together at this electrifying evening of dance and nostalgia in their Tribute to Michael Jackson. Over 1200 Michael Jackson Jr. performers from the Raack Academy of Dance paid homage to the King of Pop in the event's third season. The stage came alive with the magic of Michael's music and moves, offering a unique opportunity to relive the spirit and charisma of one of the greatest entertainers in history. The evening was filled with unforgettable performances, truly celebrating the legacy of musical excellence that Michael Jackson left behind.

Lavita Lobo Concert - 19th Aug 2023

Lavita Lobo Concert - 19th Aug 2023

We had hosted a soul-stirring performance by Lavita Lobo, which took place at our Swargamandapam. Music enthusiasts were swept away by the mesmerizing rhythms of the concert. Lavita Lobo's captivating performance left a lasting impression, providing an unforgettable musical journey for all those in attendance. It was an event that showcased the power of music to transport and uplift, creating a memorable evening filled with beautiful melodies and cherished memories

Independence Day - 15th Aug 2023

Independence Day - 15th Aug 2023

VR Chennai's Independence Day celebrations were a vibrant tapestry of colors and patriotism. The tricolor unfurled proudly, and the air resonated with patriotic songs, as VR Chennai saluted the spirit of India on Independence Day. Titled "Colors of India," the flash mob dance beautifully intertwined traditional artistry with contemporary expressions, encapsulating the essence of the nation in every hue. The event encapsulated the rich cultural diversity and unwavering pride that defines the nation, creating an immersive and soul-stirring experience for all in attendance. It was a heartfelt tribute to India's journey towards freedom and a celebration of its enduring spirit, uniting people in a joyous and harmonious atmosphere.

Zee Tamil Saregamapa Lil Champs - 6th Aug 2023

Zee Tamil Saregamapa Lil Champs - 6th Aug 2023

On 6th August, VR Chennai witnessed asymphony of musical excitement and boundless joy, marking a special celebration of Friendship Day. The exceptionally talented youngsters from Zee Tamil's Saregamapa Lil Champs took the stage, filling the air with melodies that resonated with the audience's hearts. Their melodious voices and stellar talent showcased the future stars of the music industry. The event, a part of Friendship Day festivities, not only celebrated these young prodigies but also brought together music enthusiasts, creating an unforgettable experience filled with applause, cheers, and the magic of music. It was a weekend where dreams took center stage, and the air was filled with the promise of a bright and harmonious future.

30 years of Rahmania with Elfe - 5th Aug 2023

30 years of Rahmania with Elfe - 5th Aug 2023

The enchanting performance by the Elfe choir paid a heartfelt tribute to the legendary music composer, A.R. Rahman, at VR Chennai. The musical evening was an extraordinary and soul-stirring experience, taking the audience on a mesmerizing journey through Rahman's iconic tunes. The choir's rendition of Rahman's melodies was nothing short of magical, weaving a tapestry of emotions that left the spectators completely captivated. Their harmonious voices beautifully captured the essence of Rahman's compositions, invoking a sense of nostalgia and deep connection with his timeless music. The event at VR Chennai was not just a musical performance but a heartfelt homage to one of India's most celebrated music maestros. It served as a reminder of the enduring power of music to touch hearts and transcend boundaries, leaving a lasting impression on all those fortunate enough to witness this enchanting tribute.

Samaipoma - 100 dishes in 100 minutes World Record Attempt - 30th July 2023

Samaipoma - 100 dishes in 100 minutes World Record Attempt - 30th July 2023

The Samaipoma 100 Dishes in 100 Minutes event, was an exhilarating culinary spectacle that aimed to set a world record. Renowned Chef Palani Murugan took center stage, showcasing his remarkable expertise and culinary finesse. Amidst eager onlookers, Chef Murugan effortlessly prepared 113 mouth-watering dishes using millet in just 100 minutes, surpassing all expectations. The event was a testament to his remarkable skills and unwavering determination, leaving the audience in awe of his culinary prowess. Not only did it captivate food enthusiasts and aspiring chefs, but it also exemplified the artistry and precision required in the culinary world. The Samaipoma event truly celebrated the art of gastronomy and the incredible human spirit.

Maalavika Sundar Concert - 29th July 2023

Maalavika Sundar Concert - 29th July 2023

Maalavika Sundar's performance showcased her exceptional talent and passion for music, leaving a lasting impression on the attendees. The audience grooved to her melodious voice as she performed their favorite songs on demand. The event not only provided a platform for music lovers to enjoy their favorite tunes but also fostered a sense of unity and joy among the diverse crowd. It truly was an extraordinary evening that will be cherished by those who were a part of it.

International Chess Day Contest - 23rd July 2023

International Chess Day Contest - 23rd July 2023

The Queen Sacrifice, a celebratory event for International Chess Day, in collaboration with Chennai Chess Club. 200 players across all age groups participated as Grand Master Shyam Sundar led the way by playing 30 simultaneous matches. It showcased the brilliance of chess minds and fostered a spirit of camaraderie among chess enthusiasts, promoting the timeless game's growth and enjoyment. Events such as these reiterate our commitment to providing a platform for different communities to come together.

Mad Mad Sale - 10th July to 8th Aug 2023

Mad Mad Sale - 10th July to 8th Aug 2023

The highly anticipated end-of-season sale in town made a spectacular comeback. Shoppers indulged in a frenzy of discounts, with up to 50% off on a wide array of products and brands. Furthermore, customers who are spending ?15,000 or more have a chance to win a brand-new Baleno car, adding an extra layer of excitement to their shopping spree. It is an unmissable opportunity to score incredible deals and enjoy the ultimate shopping spree. The MAD MAD Sale at VR Chennai is ending on 9th August, so hurry up and shop till you drop while the sale lasts! Stay tuned for more thrilling events and offers in the months to come!

IndoSoul Live Concert - 1st July 2023

IndoSoul Live Concert - 1st July 2023

IndoSoul, the dynamic contemporary Carnatic band, delivered an electrifying live concert at VR Chennai that left the audience spellbound. With their innovative fusion of traditional Indian melodies and modern rhythms, the band showcased virtuosic performances on traditional instruments, accompanied by groovy beats. The audience swayed to the infectious music, witnessing a mesmerizing synthesis of tradition and innovation, making it a night to remember.

International Yoga Day - 21st June 2023

International Yoga Day - 21st June 2023

VR Chennai hosted an inspiring event on International Yoga Day. The event was attended by Yoga enthusiasts from across the city. Participants had the opportunity to explore a variety of yoga practices led by experienced instructors, all within the tranquil setting of our venue. The event celebrated the transformative power of yoga, allowing attendees to embark on a journey of wellness and self-discovery. It was a harmonious gathering that left a lasting impact on all those who took part.

5th Year VR Chennai's Anniversary and Elfe Band Performance - 18th June 2023

5th Year VR Chennai's Anniversary and Elfe Band Performance - 18th June 2023

The anniversary event commenced with a delightful ensemble of enchanting singers, the Elfé whosemelodic voices resonated throughout the venue, captivating the audience's hearts. The ambience wasfurther elevated as everyone enthusiastically joined in with graceful movements and exuberantapplause, creating an atmosphere filled with joyous celebration and mirthful camaraderie. It was a momentous occasion that symbolizes not only our commitment to excellence but also theenduring connection we have forged with our valued patrons.

Pride Fashion Walk by Karun Raman - 17th June 2023

Pride Fashion Walk by Karun Raman - 17th June 2023

Choreographed by the popular and fabulous fashion icon, Karun Raman, the Pride Fashion Show was a true celebration of diversity, inclusivity, and the power of self-expression. Guests immersed themselves in an evening that was an amalgamation of fashion, music, and the vibrant spirit of Pride. It was a monumental celebration that welcomed individuals from all walks of life who believe in embracing love and fostering inclusivity.

Pet Adoption and Go show - 10th June 2023

Pet Adoption and Go show - 10th June 2023

Our much-loved show took place was an absolutely fur-ocious event! Attendees had the opportunity to enjoy a paw-fect fashion walk where they were treated to an impressive display of the latest trends in canine couture. Visitors also had the chance to explore options for adopting the adorable pets. It was a wonderful opportunity for those who we’re contemplating the idea of bringing a furry companion into their lives.

World Environment Day - 5th June 2023

World Environment Day - 5th June 2023

VR Chennai observed World Environment Day with a dedicated initiative aimed at raising awareness about the crucial need to preserve our environment for future generations.

Premium Auto Expo - 21st May 2023

Premium Auto Expo - 21st May 2023

VR Chennai collaborated with EECONventia to host the prestigious Auto Expo - India Auto Show, featuring top premium automobile brands. Attendees were treated to a captivating display of cutting-edge vehicles from brands like MG, Skoda, Hyundai, BMW, and Mini Cooper. The event attracted car enthusiasts and potential buyers, providing them with an immersive experience to explore the latest designs and technologies in the automotive industry. The Auto Expo at VR Chennai was a resounding success, celebrating automotive excellence and leaving a lasting impact on visitors.

Mother's Day Activation And Events - 14th May 2023

Mother's Day Activation And Events - 14th May 2023

VR Chennai hosted a delightful Mother's Day celebration that was brimming with activities dedicated to honoring and celebrating mothers. The event offered a selfie booth where children could capture special moments with their beloved mothers. One of the highlights was a Ramp Walk show, featuring fashionable mother-child duos on the runway, showcasing their style and bonding. The Mother's Day event VR Chennai garnered a significant crowd and was met with great enthusiasm. It was a heartwarming occasion that left attendees feeling grateful and joyous as they celebrated the remarkable mothers of the world.

Life for Environment - 13th May 2023

Life for Environment - 13th May 2023

VR Chennai, in collaboration with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), organized significant Life for Environment event.

Oggy and the Cockroach Meet and Greet - 29th & 30th April 2023

Oggy and the Cockroach Meet and Greet - 29th & 30th April 2023

VR Chennai hosted a special meet and greet with the beloved animated characters Oggy and the Cockroaches, delighting children and fans of the popular 90's series. The event not only provided an opportunity for kids to meet their favorite characters but also showcased the unveiling of the new avatar of Oggy and the Cockroaches. Social media promotion and the presence of mascot performers added to the excitement, ensuring a memorable experience for attendees. The event garnered a positive response, attracting a large crowd and creating a fun-filled atmosphere at VR Chennai.

Awareness in Fire Safety - 16th April 2023

Awareness in Fire Safety - 16th April 2023

VR Chennai organized a fire and safety awareness program aimed at educating people about fire safety measures. The event included a demonstration of a fire drill conducted by trained fire officers and tenants of the center. This regular safety event is held to ensure the safety and well-being of everyone working at or visiting VR Chennai. Approximately 100-120 individuals attended the program and witnessed mock fire drills conducted by experienced safety officers. The event served as a valuable opportunity for participants to learn about fire safety protocols and be prepared in case of emergencies, emphasizing the center's commitment to maintaining a safe environment.

IPWR Achievement Icon Awards - 15th April 2023

IPWR Achievement Icon Awards - 15th April 2023

VR Chennai proudly hosted the IPWR Achievement Icon Awards, a prestigious awards ceremony that celebrated the accomplishments of individuals across various fields. International PrideWorld Records presented the Achievement Icon Awards to deserving achievers, acknowledging their outstanding contributions. The event was a dynamic showcase of talent and creativity, featuring captivating performances including dance, singing, and music. From emerging influencers to talented young artists, the awards recognized the efforts and achievements of individuals who have made a significant impact in their respective domains. The event captivated the audience and provided a platform to honor and appreciate these remarkable individuals.

Reel Suthalam Vaanga - 1st April 2023

Reel Suthalam Vaanga - 1st April 2023

VR Chennai hosted the exciting "Reel Suthalam Vanga" activity by MM Originals, offering a unique opportunity for the crowd to create reels with their favorite stars. The event featured popular artists such as Maanasi, Shruthika, Super Singer Sudhakar, Bharath K Rajesh, Mukund K Rajesh, Srinisha, Singer Vrusha, and KJ Iyenar. Attendees had a blast making reels to the chart-topping tracks from MM Originals. The event drew a large crowd and provided an interactive and entertaining experience for the audience. It was a memorable occasion filled with joy, music, and the creative expression of making reels alongside their beloved stars.

Purple Awards 2020 - 8th Mar, 2020

Purple Awards 2020 - 8th Mar, 2020

On #WomensDay, 10 finalists out of 300+ women who applied for the first-ever Purple Awards put on a show of their life at #VRChennai. The final 10 contestants got their opportunity to get polished under Karunraman, Celebrity stylist and Fashion Choreographer to walk the ramp in front of a roaring crowd, donning the outfits from Meena Bazaar, Lifestyle stores and Diadem and makeovers from Dyson, M.A.C Cosmetics and Kryolan. It was a tough call for our much-celebrated jury to pick the winner of #PurpleAwards2020. The #Top3 were announced Lakshmi Priya, Avanthika and Muskaan. They have been elected to represent the brand #VRChennai with life-changing makeovers and pampering sessions awaiting them month on month from top-notch brands that are in the centre. The evening also saw dynamic performances in between, with captivating vocals from Mila and #VicAndTheBigFish. Here are some of the moments that will sum-up the #PurpleAwards #GrandFinale with the graceful Sahithya anchoring the evening with passion. Sponsors: MadrasHouse | Hive Work Spaces | VeroModa | Only | Marks and Spencer| SteveMadden | Bluestone | CaratLane | Zimson Watches | Swarovski #IconOfVRChennai #FoodFitnessFashion #ConnectingCommunities #Fashionista #skinn #Fitness #Foodies #Chennai #AnnaNagar

Blind Date for Dogs - 15th Feb, 2020

Blind Date for Dogs - 15th Feb, 2020

Our furry best friends had a lot of fun and games at the Blind Date Event that took place on 15th February. The pet-dogs and their owners walked-in with great panache, making it a hit show in the pet-dogs community. The event featured dermatologist checks, veterinary health checks, talent showcasing and ramp walk along with a photoshoot for all the participants. It was hard time for our judges as these cuties put a up a heart-warming show of their talents and grabbed everybody's attention! Here are some pictures that captured the overflowing cuteness at VR Chennai on that day. #ValentinesDay #VRValentines #BlindDate #PetShow #VDay #CelebrateLove #LoveOnly #DateNight #UltimateEventDestination #vrchennai #Chennai #AnnaNagar

Children's Art Competition -15th - 16th Feb, 2020

Children's Art Competition -15th - 16th Feb, 2020

Creativity was in the air at Swargamandapam as we could see the little artists work their magic through colours that resonated with their imagination. Here are a few pictures of the Children’s Art Competition held on the 8th and 9th February, at #VRChennai, as a part of #MAG2020 in association with #murugappagroup and #globalartindia . #MadrasArtGuild2020 #MadrasArtGuild #MAG #ConnectingCommunities #ChildrensArtCompetition #VRCommunity #VRArtLovers #VRCulture #Art #ChennaiArtLovers #Chennai #AnnaNagar

VR Valentines 14th Feb, 2020

VR Valentines 14th Feb, 2020

On February 14th, VR Chennai inspired people regardless of their relationship status. #VRValentines was a fresh take on celebrating the day of love aka #ValentinesDay. With Live performances from #golisodatheband, photo opportunities for lovebirds as well as those who were single, special #Vday installations and interactive sessions, the mood was well tuned for people from all walks, making it a day well spent for all. Apart from the programs, couples had their spaces reserved over a romantic setting with candles lit. Love was certainly at the centre on the day. #VRValentines #CelebrateLove #LoveOnly #DateNight #UltimateEventDestination #vrchennai #Chennai #AnnaNagar

LBB Dessert Bazaar at MAG 2020

LBB Dessert Bazaar at MAG 2020

It was a weekend-long celebration of all things sweet. Here are a few images from the #LBBDessertBazaar that ended #MadrasArtGuild2020 on a sweeter note. #DessertGalore #ChennaiFoodScene #DessertBazaar #LBBDessertBazaar #MadrasArtGuild2020 #MadrasArtGuild #MAG #UltiumateEventDestination #Chennai #AnnaNagar #DessertBazaar2020 #LBBgo #dessert #SweetTooth #ChennaiFoodies #Foodstagram

Madras Art Guild 2020 - Launch - 24th January 2020

Madras Art Guild 2020 - Launch - 24th January 2020

The second edition of #MadrasArtGuild was launched on January 24th, 2020, in the presence of Mrs. Karin Stoll, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Chennai, Sid Yog, Founder and Chairman,Virtuous Retail, Sumi Gupta, several senior artists, along with cultural ambassadors and key members of Chennai’s art community. The evening commenced with the unveiling of VR Art Car re-imagined by Artist and Documentary film-maker Gita Hudson by Mrs Karin Stoll. After this, she viewed the installations and sculptures around the Centre. Further to this, Mrs Stoll lit the ceremonial lamp at #MadrasHouse along with Sid Yog, Sumi Gupta, Upasana Asrani and Natasha Soni. This was followed by an exclusive viewing of artworks by Benitha Perciyal, Seema Kohli, Parvathi Nayar, Yuvan Bothysathuvar, Tapasya Gupta, Vijayalakshmi Veerappan, Michael Wegener, Shirin Watwani, Suresh Kumar P., Yuvraj Velu, Shiffali Wadhwan, Kaveri Zachariah, M. Karthik SS, Niloufer Seth, Siddharth and Upasana Asrani at the Fine Art Room. The inaugural evening ended with a #WearableArt #FashionShow by students of #NIFTChennai, featuring exceptional material, extravagant styling and exuberant accessories, at #SkydeckChennai. The public #art festival, which will extend until 23rd February, is showcasing over 50 installations and works of fine art by established and emerging artists, all on the theme of #sustainability. It also features an impressive line-up of events such as an Art Competition for children in association with Murugappa Group and Global Art, an Art Bazaar that is bringing together artisans from across India, Art Cinema, Art Workshops, Basement Art Project and LBB's Dessert Bazaar. To know more about #MAG2020, visit: bit.ly/MAG_2020 #MadrasArtGuild2020 #ArtFestival #ArtBazaar #ArtCinema #VRArtCar #VRChennai #VRCommunity #ConnectingCommunities #ThroughArt #VRCulture #AnnaNagar #Chennai

Fine Art Room at Madras Art Guild 2020 - 24th Jan - 23rd Feb, 2020

Fine Art Room at Madras Art Guild 2020 -  24th Jan - 23rd Feb, 2020

#MadrasArtGuild, in association with International Foundation for the Arts and Gallery Veda, has put on display extraordinarily insightful #artworks by some of the most celebrated artists in the country today. Lose yourself in the fascinating imaginings of Benitha Perciyal, Seema Kohli, Parvathi Nayar, Yuvan Bothysathuvar, Tapasya Gupta, Vijayalakshmi Veerappan, Michael Wegener, Shirin Watwani, P. Suresh Kumar, Yuvraj Velu, Shiffali Wadhwan, Kaveri Zachariah, Karthik S.S., Niloufer Seth Siddharth and Upasana Asrani, till the 23rd of February, at The Fine Art Room, #MadrasArtGuild2020, #VRChennai #MAG2020 #ConnectingCommunities #ThroughArt #MadrasHouse #ArtFestival #PublicArt #ArtGalore #Sustainability #AbstractArt #AnnaNagar #Chennai

Madras Art Guild 2020 - Installations - 24th Jan - 23rd Feb, 2020

Madras Art Guild 2020 - Installations - 24th Jan - 23rd Feb, 2020

With art installations that captivate and invigorate our efforts to make our planet sustainable, #MadrasArtGuild2020 has brought to #VRChennai an awe-inspiring, impactful array of visual nourishment. Be part of the artful, thought-provoking experience at #MadrasArtGuild, till the 23rd of February. #MAG2020 #ConnectingCommunities #ThroughArt #ArtFestival #Sculptures #InstallationArt #PublicArt #ArtGalore #Sustainability #AbstractArt #AnnaNagar #Chennai

The Margazhi Sangamam at VR Chennai

The Margazhi Sangamam at VR Chennai

An orchestra of talent and heritage - The Margazhi Sangamam, happened at the Ultimate Event Destination - VR Chennai With the region's best artists arriving and performing, the event was a cultural extravaganza.

Sri Kidambi Narayanan - Upanyasam at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Sri Kidambi Narayanan - Upanyasam at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Sri Kidambi Narayanan, renowned for his Upanyasams captured the attention and imagination of our audience with his spectacular narratives. The performance happened on the 1st of January, at Kalki Theatre. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Shreya Devnath - A Carnatic Quartet at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Shreya Devnath - A Carnatic Quartet at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Shreya Devnath who has made impressive strides on the concert circuit in the last few years is emerging as a worthy disciple of Lalgudi Jayaraman. Starting with her solo violin debut at Sri Krishna Sabha in 2007, which was declared the best junior concert of the season, Shreya has already won several prizes and awards in her fledgling career. We began our New Year with a wonderful performance by the young, talented artist on the 1st of January, 2020 at Arangam. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Vaidehi Group at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Vaidehi Group at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

The group dance by Vaidehi group was a classical presentation of art that has been honed for years. The dancers, with their expressive eyes and impressive moves, enthralled our eager audience on the 22nd of December, 2019. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Srividya and Sudha & Party at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Srividya and Sudha & Party at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Sisters Sudha and Srividhya, aged, 26 and 29, respectively, are daughters of the yester-year Carnatic Vocalist Gita, of Uma-Gita Sisters. They started their musical career as violinists. Their keen interest in the duo presentation, resulted in the duo taking up vocal, to showcase the rich repertoire and patantara of their mother. The Iyer sisters, who have been recipients of many awards, graced our stage with a truly spectacular performance on the 21st of December, 2019. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Christmas Lane at VR Chennai 2019

Christmas Lane at VR Chennai 2019

Christmas took us on a trip down the memory lane at VR Chennai with another successful Holiday Splendour event: Christmas Lane! We had the eager shoppers making their own Christmas tree and cupcake decorations, finding their way around a Christmas Treasure Hunt, indulging in a dream Chocolate Making Workshop, participating in the Christmas Quiz and blowing the festivities up with Balloon Sculpting. It sure was a Christmas that brought joy.

Srivathson & Party at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Srivathson & Party at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

S. Srivathson, student of Guru Dr. N.S. Lakshmi engaged our audience with a voice that is a clear testament of years of practice. On the 22nd of December, the immersive musical experience elevated our evening. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Himaja group at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Himaja group at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Himaja group, consisting of dancers with impeccable talent, put an act that swept our audience off their feet on the 21st of December, 2019. Their bright costumes and themes were complimented by the poise, grace and sheer beauty of their performance. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Sai Kripa's Centre for Fine Arts at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Sai Kripa's Centre for Fine Arts at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

The dancers from Sai Kripa’s Centre for Fine Arts put on a mesmerising show with a beyond beautiful group dance. Our audience were truly feeling the CarnaticIs Cool emotion that formed the foundation for this event. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same

Mukku Ajay at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Mukku Ajay at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

On 15th December, 2019 Mukku Ajay Rathinam a student of U.P. Raju and Nagamani Raju, created magic with his Mandolin at the Kalki theatre. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated via the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Sudha Vijayakumar and group at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Sudha Vijayakumar and group at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

With creative choreography, impressive abhinaya, fast-paced footwork and colourful costumes, Sudha Vijayakumar’s group left the audience awe-struck on December 15th, 2019 at the Arangam Theatre. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Theatre Marina at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Theatre Marina at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Theatre Marina’s ‘Vande Mataram Enbom’ is directed by Karthik Mohan. Featuring four monologues of freedom fighters, the show gave the audience goosebumps with its narrative. Performed on December 15th, 2019 at the Arangam Theatre, the performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts, celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

JB Keerthana at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

JB Keerthana at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

JB Keerthana who has been under the tutelage of Kalaimamani Dr. S. Sunder for 18 years, cast a magical spell on our audience during the concert, with her mellifluous voice, on the 14th of December, at Kalki Theatre, VR Chennai. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Agam LIVE on December 14, 2019

Agam LIVE on December 14, 2019

Finally, Chennai! The night that we had long started counting down to was nothing short of a pure, visceral musical thrill. Thank you for every beat of your magic Agam, and thank you all for joining us on our dazzling rooftop Pallava Court, at VR Chennai last Saturday, December 14. Take a look at some of our many dearly cherished moments from the night.

Anahita & Apoorva at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Anahita & Apoorva at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Anahita and Apoorva, the most promising youngsters in the Carnatic field have been under the tutelage of the esteemed ‘Chitravina’ Ravikiran since 2006. Their concert, which was on the 8th of December, 2019, at Kalki Theatre, VR Chennai managed to usher praises from all the Carnatic music enthusiasts. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Archana & Aarathi at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Archana & Aarathi at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

Archana and Aarathi, twin sisters who are disciples of Sangita Kalanidhi. R. Vedavalli and great grand nieces of renowned composer, Gayaka Shikamani Sangita Kalanidhi Late Harikesanallur Muthiah Bagavathar took along our excited audience on an unparalleled musical ride on the 7th of December, 2019 at Kalki Theatre, VR Chennai. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts celebrated during the Margazhi festival. Here are a few highlights from the same.

Karthik Fine Arts 2019 - Curtain Raiser - November 27, 2019

Karthik Fine Arts 2019 - Curtain Raiser - November 27, 2019

On November 27th, the 45th edition of Kartik Fine Arts festival was unveiled at Kalki theatre with an exclusive event which was attended by Mr Rajagopal Sekar (Secretary KFA), Mr KM Narasimhan (President KFA), Ms Priya Murle (Natya Darshan - Dance Conference Convener) and Ms Sumi Gupta. This was followed by a special concert by veena maestro Venkatramani, along with Aduthurai Guruprasad on mridangam. An exciting year is in store at VR Chennai as several Live Performances and events will be held at Arangam and Kalki theatre this year.

G. Abhilash at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

G. Abhilash at Kartik Fine Arts 2019

G. Abhilash, who was conferred with the title Yuva Kalabharathi by Bharath Kalachar and title of Kalai Ilamani of the State Government, graced the Kalki Theatre on the 1st of December, 2019. He was accompanied by Kishore Ramesh on the Mridangam and others. The managed to conjure up a sheer spectacle for our eager audience. The performance was a part of the 45th anniversary of Kartik Fine Arts Festival celebrated while welcoming the season of Margazhi. Here are a few highlights from the same

Adoptathon - November 17, 2019

Adoptathon - November 17, 2019

For the very first time, VR Chennai hosted an adoption drive with Blue Cross of India on the 17th of November. With 72 puppies and 24 kittens being adopted, the event was a huge success. Here are the glimpses of the endearing evening, when many rescues found their forever homes. Blue Cross Of India Adoptathon 2019 Connecting Communities VR Chennai Anna Nagar Chennai

WOAP Weekender at VR Chennai - November 10, 2019

WOAP Weekender at VR Chennai - November 10, 2019

India's biggest gourmet festival, World On A Plate Weekender came to Chennai for the very first time, hosted by VR Chennai on 10th November. The event was a culinary extravaganza with city's best restaurants competing for People's Choice Restaurant of the Year and saw a lot of guests engaging in the merriment. Masterclasses by the featured Chefs and meet and greets just added to the enthusiasm. Here are a few highlights out of all that fun.

ShopBigWinBig Winners Felicitation Ceremony on November 06, 2019

ShopBigWinBig Winners Felicitation Ceremony on November 06, 2019

The Biggest Festive Shopping campaign - VRC Dlight ended with a bang and a HUGE list of ShopBigWinBig winners! The winners were felicitated at VR Chennai on 6th November and the celebratory evening also included a scintillating performance by #Pranetra.

'Hocus Focus' Halloween Celebration

'Hocus Focus' Halloween Celebration

Excitement lurked in the shadows at VR Chennai, thrills crept up from behind our VR Spooky Selfie booth. Didn’t you have an eerie’-good time last Thursday? Thank you for coming! Here are some of our favourite snaps from the Halloween night, on October 31, at Chennai's Ultimate Entertainment Destination.

Dandiya Raas at VR Chennai - October 05, 2019

Dandiya Raas at VR Chennai - October 05, 2019

What you witnessed was indeed the biggest Dandiya Raas! Clad in stunning traditional wear, the city thronged to VR Chennai on the 5th of October to be a part of the levelled-up festivities, slipping into rhythm and dancing into the night. Here are some of our favourite moments.

My Chennai. My VR. - A VR Weekends Special - 29 September 2019

My Chennai. My VR. - A VR Weekends Special - 29 September 2019

My Chennai My VR Selfie Contest was flagged off last Sunday, September 29, by Oviya, Shantanu, Kiki and Apsara Reddy. We couldn’t take our eyes off them, and we’re know you couldn’t either! Here’s an album we have put together for you to revisit the star-sparkling evening. Take a look! And the contest is on! Head over to VR Chennai, go on a shopping spree, get that superb selfie, and take home the best of prizes! Do not forget to tag VR Chennai and include My Chennai My VR in your caption!

The Soloists Live in Concert - September 28, 2019

The Soloists Live in Concert - September 28, 2019

It was a night that enlightened, moved, mesmerised those who had gathered at the Swargamandapam. Blending contemporary styles with the treasured traditions of Korean music, The Soloists' quartet has earned a unique place among #VRChennai's finest performances, and left a lasting impression in those who witnessed it live.

My Ganesha Chaturthi - September 1, 2019

My Ganesha Chaturthi - September 1, 2019

There were plenty of blessings to go around at our special My Ganesha Chaturthi workshop at VR Chennai. Participants were thrilled to get their hand dirty and make their own little adorable Ganesha idols, completely out of eco-friendly materials, and even got to take their masterpiece home, while renowned artist S. Venkatachalapathy showed them the ropes. Check it out: click here

Global Village Cultural Fest - September 1, 2019

Global Village Cultural Fest - September 1, 2019

Crossing borders was never easier as the Global Village Cultural Fest gave shoppers a little taste of every country on the globe. International interns from around town came together to put on a magical home-inspired fiesta at #VRChennai, filled with delicious food, groovy music, and some incredible dance performances, roping in delighted shoppers to join in on the action. A celebration of diversity and unity, the Global Village fest was everything we hoped it would be. Take a look click here

Oorka Live at VR Weekends - August 25, 2019

Oorka Live at VR Weekends - August 25, 2019

An evening of Tamil rock ensured audiences were spellbound with eclectic music styles, and lyrics that sounded straight out of Madras. Shoppers enjoy an electrifying performance, as the boys from Oorka brought the house down and sent audiences cheering with delight throughout. Here’s a look at the evening.

Wedding Expo - Aug 15 to 18, 2019

Wedding Expo - Aug 15 to 18, 2019

Make-up masterclasses, skin-care demonstrations, wedding diet tips and an exquisite fashion show - the Wedding Expo at VR Chennai had something for all shoppers on the search for their wedding essentials. Visitors were enchanted with an all-inclusive shopping experience for the coming #wedding season, as VR Chennai Wedding Expo induced some matrimonial magic over the span of 4 days. Take a look!

VR Chennai bags 'Best Mall 2019' at Provoke Awards 3.0

VR Chennai bags 'Best Mall 2019' at Provoke Awards 3.0

And that's another accolade to the collection! VR Chennai is proud to have been conferred with the “Best Mall 2019” award at the Provoke Awards 3.0. We couldn’t have possibly done it without our wonderful patrons and shoppers like you, and we’d like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you.

VR Chennai bags 'Best Mall of The Year' at IREA 2019

VR Chennai bags 'Best Mall of The Year' at IREA 2019

It is proud moment for VR Chennai to be recognised as the “Best Mall of the Year” at the India Retail Excellence Awards 2019. Natasha Soni, the Centre Head, received the award from one of the true icons of Indian Cinema, Dr. KamalHaasan. A big thank you to all our patrons and partners for their continued support and encouragement.

Beauty Blowout - August 3 & 4, 2019

Beauty Blowout - August 3 & 4, 2019

Shoppers were giddy with joy at the Beauty Blowout event, last weekend. From special consultations to expert workshops, to the latest and widest range of cosmetics and makeup, all were delighted with a weekend spent indulging in the best that top brands had to offer. Take a look for yourself:

Masterclass With Pooja Dhingra - July 28, 2019

Masterclass With Pooja Dhingra - July 28, 2019

An exclusive Masterclass by the Pastry Queen Pooja Dhingra was hosted by VR Chennai on the 28th of July. The event gathered a large crowd of baking-enthusiasts, who were eager to bag valuable tips, techniques and get their baking-queries answered by the Master Chef! The sweetest of evenings ended with a chance for everyone to grab a bite of her signature Chocolate Chip Cookies and Peanut Butter Bites, topped by selfies with the Baking Queen herself

Book Reading Session by Ajay Pandey - July 27, 2019

Book Reading Session by Ajay Pandey - July 27, 2019

Bestselling author Ajay Pandey visited VR Chennai on July 27 for a special reading session of his latest work, ‘An Unexpected Gift’. Fans got to get their copies autographed, after listening to Ajay talk about his ideas behind the book and the art of writing. Here are some glimpses of the exclusive event

Style Icon Event by Pantaloons - July 27, 2019

Style Icon Event by Pantaloons - July 27, 2019

The crowd gushed at the stunning Raiza Wilson, of Pyaar Prema Kaadhal fame, who visited VRChennai on the 27th of July. The Bigg Boss contender was at the centre to promote Style Icon event by Pantaloons, where the young actress shared tips with the gathered fashion enthusiasts. Here’s how the evening turned out

Longines Launch By Aishwarya Rai Bachchan - July 24, 2019

Longines Launch By Aishwarya Rai Bachchan - July 24, 2019

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, one of the biggest icons of Indian Cinema, visited VR Chennai today, on July 24, 2019. The Longines Ambassador of Elegance and former Miss World inaugurated the new Longines Boutique in the presence of guests and several ardent fans who visited the centre today, hoping to catch a glimpse of the Bollywood Superstar. Here are a few snaps from the exciting afternoon.

India Auto Show - July 20 & 21, 2019

India Auto Show - July 20 & 21, 2019

Chennai’s trendiest auto show was back, as motorheads and automobile fanatics enjoyed a field-day with the best cars and motorbikes on the market on display, with shoppers getting an exclusive up-close and personal look at their favourite models from the top International brands. Here are the glimpses of the event.

Guinness World Record on - July 13, 2019

Guinness World Record on - July 13, 2019

A world record was set at VR Chennai on July 13 for the "Most participants in a perfume application relay" by Bath And Body Works India, in association with Major Brands Pvt. Ltd, earning them their first global GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title. The relay was started off by the beautiful Hansika Motwani, with hundreds of patrons participating in the record-setting fragrance chain.

High-Tea Event by Ancestry - July 10, 2019

High-Tea Event by Ancestry - July 10, 2019

With refreshing chai and the most vibrant and stylish designs on display, it was an absolute delight to have the amazing women of the Duchess Club Chennai at a special high-tea event on the 10th of July at VR Chennai, hosted by chic and contemporary Indian fashion brand, Ancestry. Here’s a quick peek into the wonderful evening.

Artisan’s Bazaar - June 29 to July 7, 2019

Artisan’s Bazaar - June 29 to July 7, 2019

The Artisan’s Bazaar turned VR Chennai into a veritable flea market giving shoppers a chance to explore a wide variety of products hand-crafted by expert artisans from across the country. Here is a throwback to that wonderful 9 day event.

Tissot Launch with Deepika Padukone - June 24, 2019

Tissot Launch with Deepika Padukone - June 24, 2019

VR Chennai was delighted to have Bollywood superstar and Tissot brand ambassador Deepika Padukone inaugurate the Tissot Exclusive Boutique on June 24. Ardent fans got a chance to meet the actress in person and even got some of their questions answered, as shoppers flocked to any vantage point they could find to get a glimpse. Here’s a quick look at the wonderful evening.

Hakuna Matata - A Jungle Mania - June 1&2, 2019

Hakuna Matata - A Jungle Mania - June 1&2, 2019

VR Chennai turned into a veritable jungle safari over the weekend with exciting wildlife-themed games and activities for kids of all ages. From a tricky obstacle course to art competitions, a brain-tickling quiz with Mr. Ape, tribal dance, and much more, the two-day event was a great opportunity for families to spend some quality time together.

Culinary Masterclass - VR Foodies Fest - May 17, 2019

Culinary Masterclass - VR Foodies Fest - May 17, 2019

The ten-day long VR Foodies fest was a gastronomic treat for all the city’s food lovers. It gave foodies an opportunity to enjoy the finest local, national and international flavours, along with specially curated menus, discounts of up to 50% and more. As part of the festival, renowned celebrity Chef Payal Rajankar of The Gourmet Gig conducted a culinary masterclass where our patrons could learn tips, tricks and unique summer-themed recipes from the masterchef.

Momnificent 2019 - May 15, 2019

Momnificent 2019 - May 15, 2019

VR Chennai, in association with The Hindu Group and RKG Ghee, celebrated the spirit of motherhood with a series of events specially curated for mothers. From an exciting treasure hunt to a fashion show, cooking contest and drawing competition for kids, there was a lot to enjoy at Momnificent 2019. Here are a few glimpses from the event.

Daniel Wellington Launch - May 15, 2019

Daniel Wellington Launch - May 15, 2019

The super-talented Indian squash ace, Dipika Pallikal was at VR Chennai to launch the new classic ring collection by Daniel Wellington. Hundreds of sports and fashion lovers from across the city thronged the centre for the event. One lucky winner who participated in our special social media contest also got an opportunity to interact with Dipika during the launch.

T20 Live - May 7 - 12, 2019

T20 Live - May 7 - 12, 2019

As the T20 cricket season reached its thrilling climax, the centre gave our patrons a chance to catch all the big #matches, from the playoffs to the finals on a large screen in a stadium-like atmosphere. Viewers got a chance to have some mouth-watering food, participate in exciting games, win great gifts, and of course, watch some exciting cricket. T20 Live Madras Circle MSD MSDinesh CSK IPL Yellove Connecting Communities VR Community Anna Nagar Chennai

Kathai, Kalai, Parampariyam Walks - May 2019

Kathai, Kalai, Parampariyam Walks - May 2019

The Kathai Kalai Parampariyam Walks at VR Chennai are designed to take visitors of all age groups through a narrative of the rich heritage and history of South India, all of which are showcased in the centre through different ways. The Heritage Walks, conducted by historian V. Sriram and curated by VR Chennai, dive into the culture, art and architecture and history of the region through interesting stories, art installations and much more. The Kathai Walk, Kalai Walk and Parampariyam Walk have engaged and amazed city residents and tourists alike by giving them an opportunity to connect with the rich, albeit sometimes forgotten, heritage of the modern metropolis of Chennai. Here are some glimpses from the KKPWalks that were conducted this May

12 Years of Chutti - April 28, 2019

12 Years of Chutti - April 28, 2019

The premier kids entertainment channel in Tamil Nadu, ChuttiTV celebrated its 12-year anniversary at VR Chennai on April 28 with a number of exciting games and activities for children of all ages. The characters from the highly-rated show Varutha Padadha Kutty Karadi Sangam were at the centre to entertain the young ones, along with special hosts Sastika, Niketan and Rakesh.

Big Same Live - VR Weekends - April 27, 2019

Big Same Live - VR Weekends - April 27, 2019

The music of Big Sam is about reinstating a certain memory, revisiting an event or reliving an emotion, hoping that someday it will become a story that others can relate to. it was a special evening of music on April 27 when the city-based music group performed live at VR Chennai.

Cadbury Dairy Milk Sweet Kondattam - April 27, 2019

Cadbury Dairy Milk Sweet Kondattam - April 27, 2019

The finale of the Cadbury’s Sweet Kondattam, a reality show where participants crafted sweet treats using Cadbury’s Dairy Milk, was held at the centre on April 27. Top amateur chefs from the region showed off their skills in front of the main judges, Celebrity Chef Dhamu and host Divyadarshini.

Culinary Date with Ranveer Brar - April 21, 2019

Culinary Date with Ranveer Brar - April 21, 2019

Celebrity Master Chef Ranveer Brar was at VR Chennai for a "culinary date" organised by Home Centre. Patrons got to interact with him, learn new recipes, and win some exciting prizes along the way. Winners of the online contest held as part of the event got to work with him as his sous chef for the day.

Therukoothu Live - Tamil New Year Special VR Weekends - April 13

Therukoothu Live - Tamil New Year Special VR Weekends - April 13

The Chennai-based group Theatre Akku captivated the crowd with a Therukoothu performance of the play "Adavu", as part of the Tamil New Year celebrations at VR Chennai. Art lovers flocked to the centre from different parts of the city to watch the live show of one of the oldest Tamil art forms. VR Culture Tamil Puthandu New Year VR Weekends VR Community Ultimate Entertainment Destination Ultimate Shopping Destination Anna Nagar Chennai

Saree Bazaar - Tamil New Year Special - April 4-7, 2019

Saree Bazaar - Tamil New Year Special - April 4-7, 2019

Craftspeople from across the country set up their stalls at the Tamil New Year special Saree Bazaar at VR Chennai between April 4 & 7. Shoppers at the centre got a chance to browse through and buy traditionally crafted sarees and other handcrafted accessories over this three-day period. Tamil Puthandu New Year Kanchivaram Sarees Indian Sarees Traditional Wear Ultimate Fashion Destination Ultimate Shopping Destination VR Fashion Anna Nagar Chennai

Marks & Spencer Launch - 26 March 2019

Marks & Spencer Launch - 26 March 2019

The iconic British fashion brand Marks & Spencer opened its 75th store in India at VR Chennai to much fanfare. The chief guest for the grand launch was the renowned Bollywood and Kollywood actor Shruti Haasan.

PUBG Tournament - 16 & 17 March, 2019

PUBG Tournament - 16 & 17 March, 2019

Player Unknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is an online battle royale game where 100 players go up against each other, with victory going to the last person or squad standing. In March, VR Chennai was the venue for one of the largest PUBG tournaments in Chennai and saw participation from hundreds of gamers from across the city. Here’s a sneak peek into the event.

Treasure Hunt - 10 March 2019

Treasure Hunt - 10 March 2019

The Treasure Hunt held on March 10th, in association with Kaching: Free deals and offers, was an exciting event. Many teams raced against time to solve a set of 15 clues to win prizes worth over Rs. 1 Lakh

WE Collective Bazaar - March 8 to 10, 2019

WE Collective Bazaar - March 8 to 10, 2019

The Womens Day special WE Collective Bazaar gave women entrepreneurs from across Chennai an opportunity to bring their business into the limelight. Interested entrepreneurs were invited to send in details of their brand, and after a rigorous selection process, the best entries were invited to set up their stalls at the Centre. The Bazaar was an instant hit and attracted a large number of shoppers interested in buying the eclectic selection of products on offer.

TTSL Season 2 - 22 to 24 February 2019

TTSL Season 2 - 22 to 24 February 2019

Top players from across TamilNadu converged at Swargamandapam, as part of Season 2 of the Table Tennis Super League, to show off their talent while representing their respective franchises. Eight teams with players from various age groups battled it out against each other in an effort to be crowned the best. The finals were held in the presence of chief guests Miss India Tamil Nadu 2017 Sherlin Seth and 8-time National Table Tennis Champion Sharath Kamal, and the Mighty Warriors walked away with the trophy and a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh.

Karthik Fine Arts 44th year Arts Festival’s curtain raiser held at VR Chennai on 24th November 2018

Karthik Fine Arts 44th year Arts Festival’s curtain raiser held at VR Chennai on 24th November 2018

VR Chennai offered a unique opportunity to enjoy powerful performances from stalwarts of SouthIndian art. The 35-day festival was a celebration of the storied music and culture of South India with artists from across the region performing at different venues across the city. Here are some snippets from the curtain raiser of the festival.

Madras Art Guild 2019 Launch on 10th January 2019

Madras Art Guild 2019 Launch on 10th January 2019

The inaugural edition of the MadrasArtGuild was launched on January 10 in the presence of Grammy-nominated musician Mandolin Rajesh, renowned art director Padma Shri Dr. Thota Tharani, M. Senathipathi, senior artist and president of Cholamandal Artists’ Village, along with cultural ambassadors and key members of Chennai’s art community. The evening commenced with an interesting panel discussion on “The Changing Landscape of Public Art”. The eminent panellists included photographer and founder of the Chennai Photo Biennale, Varun Gupta, senior artists Murali Cheeroth, Parvathi Nayar and Rahool Saksena, and fashion designer and founder of Brass Tacks, Anaka Narayanan. The panel was moderated by Sumi Gupta, Curator, VR Art Programmes. A specially-choreographed #bharatnatyam performance by Rukmini Vijayakumar and the unveiling of the VR Art Car 2019 followed.

Zumba - 10 February 2019

Zumba - 10 February 2019

The international Zumba instructor Pedro Camacho was at VR Chennai, as part of his India tour. The special fitness session at Swargamandapam allowed our patrons to learn new things, dance to great music and take their workout to the next level.

Art Cinema - MAG 2019 - 9 February 2019

Art Cinema - MAG 2019 - 9 February 2019

Movie lovers from across Chennai converged at VRChennai for a special Art Cinema showcase of the critically acclaimed film Pollock. The screening was as part of the Madras Art Guild 2019 at TheHive.

Art Bazaar - MAG 2019 - 2 & 3 February, 2019

Art Bazaar - MAG 2019 - 2 & 3 February, 2019

The MAG Art Bazaar, held as part of the Madras Art Guild, gave our patrons a special opportunity to shop for products crafted by artisans from across India. From traditional Tanjore paintings to Chettinad woven baskets, toys from Channapatna and more, along with unique creations by some of the city’s finest artists, the Bazaar had something for everyone to indulge in.

Children's Art Competition - MAG 2019 on 26 & 27 January 2019

Children's Art Competition - MAG 2019 on 26 & 27 January 2019

The 2-day long MadrasArtGuild2019 ChildrensArtCompetition, held in association with GlobalArt, saw participation from hundreds of talented youngsters from all over the city. Kids from the ages of 4-13 showcased their view of “My Chennai” by way of their art. The best entries were also given special awards at the end of each day.

Pongal Celebrations on 15th January 2019

Pongal Celebrations on 15th January 2019

The Pongal Celebrations at VR Chennai also coincided with the MadrasArtGuild2019, a celebration of art from Chennai and beyond. As part of the event, the Pongal live-art installation, created by students from the Government College of Fine Arts, Kumbakonam, was unveiled by the famous vocalist Shakthisree Gopalan. This was followed by live performances of #traditional #tamil art forms such as PoikalKuthirai, Mayilattam & MaaduAatam.

Author Interaction at Swargamandapam - Hindu Lit Fest on 13 January 2019

Author Interaction at Swargamandapam - Hindu Lit Fest on 13 January 2019

The Holiday Season in #VRChennai kicked off with a tree-lighting ceremony at Swargamandapam. The lights of the magnificent 50-foot tree was turned on by students from Suyam Charitable Trust and Siragu Montessori School.

Author Interaction at The Hive - Hindu Lit Fest on 11th January 2019

Author Interaction at The Hive - Hindu Lit Fest on 11th January 2019

The Hive hosted an interactive session with two of the city’s favourite thought leaders, as part of TheHindu LitFest. Both P.C. Balasubramanian, author of the national bestsellers “Rajini’s Punchtantra” and “Grand Brand Rajini”, and Sastharam Ravendran, serial entrepreneur and public speaker, shared their thoughts and experiences with the audience.

An Evening of Storytelling - Hindu Lit Fest on 6th January 2019

An Evening of Storytelling - Hindu Lit Fest on 6th January 2019

As part of TheHindu LitFest, VR Chennai hosted an evening of storytelling for our young visitors. The session was held at Swargamandapam by Janaki Sabesh, the founder of Golpo - Tales Unlimited. Through an interactive mix of narration and movement, she was able to hold the imagination of kids and adults alike.

Preethi Ramaprasad Live - Margazhi Special VR Weekends on 05 January 2019

Preethi Ramaprasad Live - Margazhi Special VR Weekends on 05 January 2019

The culmination of the Margazhi season was celebrated at VR Chennai with a special bharatnatyam performance by Preethi Ramaprasad. VR Weekends is among the most looked-forward-to cultural events in the city, and this MargazhiSpecial edition held at Madras Circle was well-attended by art lovers from AnnaNagar and beyond.

Santa Parade - Holiday Splendour on 25th December 2018

Santa Parade - Holiday Splendour on 25th December 2018

VR Chennai was lit-up with the spirit of the holidays, this December. Our HolidaySplendour celebrations started at the beginning of the month and culminated with a unique SantaParade on Christmas Day. The parade saw SantaClaus and his team of elves pay a visit to the Centre all the way from the North Pole with a sleigh-full of gifts and surprises for shoppers.

My Little Pony on 22nd & 23rd December 2018

My Little Pony on 22nd & 23rd  December 2018

On the weekend before Christmas, VRChennai, in partnership with the toy giant Hasbro, conducted a unique MyLittlePony event at Swargamandapam for our young visitors. Pinkie Pie paid a special visit, making it even more magical. Children who participated in the special, themed activities received special vouchers from Hamleys, FunCity and GAPKids.

Rado Launch by Hrithik Roshan on 14th December 2018

Rado Launch by Hrithik Roshan on 14th December 2018

The Rado boutique in VR Chennai was inaugurated by Bollywood superstar HrithikRoshan. It was the actor's first visit and drew a large number of his fans to the Centre. Here are some snippets from the launch.

Times Fresh Face - City Finale on 1st December 2018

Times Fresh Face - City Finale on 1st December 2018

The Chennai city finals of TimesFreshFace was held in VR Chennai on December 1. The event saw some of the most talented, young people from the city show off their skills in front of special judges Harish Kalyan and Janani, and the gathered crowd.

Tree Lighting Ceremony on 25th November 2018

Tree Lighting Ceremony on 25th November 2018

The Holiday Season in #VRChennai kicked off with a tree-lighting ceremony at Swargamandapam. The lights of the magnificent 50-foot tree was turned on by students from Suyam Charitable Trust and Siragu Montessori School.

Arctic Explorer with Lego City - 16th-18th November 2018

Arctic Explorer with Lego City - 16th-18th November 2018

The international toy brand, LEGO, known for their distinctive building blocks, held their “Arctic Explorer” event, as part of VR Chennai’s Children’s Day celebrations. A large play-area was set up at Swargamandapam and children were encouraged to unleash their creativity. During the 3-day event, the Centre reverberated with the giggles of the excited young ones. All participants also got vouchers from our retail partners Hamleys India, FunCity and Gap, adding to their joy.

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 4th-5th Nov, 2018

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 4th-5th Nov, 2018

During the first weekend of November, VR Chennai hosted a special 4-day Flash Fashion Show where shoppers got a first-hand view of the latest styles and designs from leading national and international fashion brands. Over 50 retailers participated in the event across different categories including apparel, accessories, footwear and more. Here's a glimpse of everything that unfolded on the fourth day. Steve Madden | Westside | Zimson Watches | Nautica | GANT | Reliance Trends - Official | M·A·C Cosmetics

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 3rd-4th Nov, 2018

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 3rd-4th Nov, 2018

During the first weekend of November, #VRChennai hosted a special 4-day Flash Fashion Show where shoppers got a first-hand view of the latest styles and designs from leading national and international fashion brands. Over 50 retailers participated in the event across different categories including apparel, accessories, footwear and more. Here's a glimpse of everything that unfolded on the fourth day. Steve Madden | Westside | Zimson Watches | Nautica | GANT | Reliance Trends - Official | M·A·C Cosmetics

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 2nd-3rd Nov, 2018

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 2nd-3rd Nov, 2018

During the first weekend of November, VR Chennai hosted a special 4-day Flash Fashion Show where shoppers got a first-hand view of the latest styles and designs from leading national and international fashion brands. Over 50 retailers participated in the event across different categories including apparel, accessories, footwear and more. Here's a glimpse of everything that unfolded on the fourth day. Steve Madden | Westside | Zimson Watches | Nautica | GANT | Reliance Trends - Official | M·A·C Cosmetics

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 1st-2nd Nov, 2018

Fashion Flash mob held in our centre Between 1st-2nd Nov, 2018

During the first weekend of November, VR Chennai hosted a special 4-day Flash Fashion Show where shoppers got a first-hand view of the latest styles and designs from leading national and international fashion brands. Over 50 retailers participated in the event across different categories including apparel, accessories, footwear and more. Here's a glimpse of everything that unfolded on the fourth day. Steve Madden | Westside | Zimson Watches | Nautica | GANT | Reliance Trends - Official | M·A·C Cosmetics

Men's Trends, 21st Oct 2018

Men's Trends, 21st Oct 2018

Stay updated with the latest and greatest in MensTrends at the all-male fashion show by RampCulture and ace fashion choreographer Ganesh Gurung. The show featured styles by some of the best international and national fashion brands and designers.

Six Yards Couture 20th Oct 2018

Six Yards Couture 20th Oct 2018

A unique saree-based event, the Six-yard Couture Fashion show was held at VR Chennai in association with Rampculture and the ace fashion choreographer Ganesh Gurung. It showcased the latest trends in ethnic wear from some of the finest brands and designers in the country, including brands in the Centre.

Jugalbandi live 14th Oct 2018

Jugalbandi live 14th Oct 2018

Treat yourself to a musical masterclass, as the classical notes of the Violin squares off against the tuneful thump of a traditional Tabla. Catch glimpses from this unique Jugalbandi live at the VeetuGolu special VRWeekends at Swargamandapam in VR Chennai.

Bharathanatyam 13th Oct 2018

Bharathanatyam 13th Oct 2018

As part of the Veetu Golu celebrations, a special Bharatnatyam Flash Mob was held in the Centre by members of the Athma Academy of Arts. Here are some glimpses from the unique performance.

VR Veetu Golu 10th Oct 2018

VR Veetu Golu 10th Oct 2018

The Golu Festival is an important part of South Indian culture and heralds the beginning of the festive season. As part of the celebrations, a special 24-foot, three-tiered Golu Padi was set up at the Centre which narrated various tales from Indian mythology, representations of which can also be found across VR Chennai. The festive display was inaugurated by Mr. Mark Van De Vreken, the Belgian Consul General.

Fresh Face 7th Oct 2018

Fresh Face 7th Oct 2018

Times Fresh Face, a talent hunt conducted by Times of India, is one of the hottest youth-centric properties of its kind in the country. VR Chennai is the official venue partner for the event in Chennai and saw huge participation during the audition stage conducted on 7th October. The Final Round will be held at the Centre in November.

Kiddie Corner - 2nd Oct 2018

Kiddie Corner - 2nd Oct 2018

Our little patrons were engaged with fun-filled activities that entertain and educate. From face-painting to balloon art, there was something for everyone at the VR Kiddie Corner at Swargamandapam in VR Chennai.

Street Show - 6th Oct 2018

Street Show - 6th Oct 2018

A team of professional street performers enthralled shoppers in the Centre by showcasing their mesmerising array of tricks and skills. Here's a peek into their eye-catching performance in VR Chennai.

Sean Roldan & Tune Station band - 30th Sep 2018

Sean Roldan & Tune Station band - 30th Sep 2018

The celebrated Kollywood composer Sean Roldan was at the Centre as a Curtain Raiser to his concert in Chennai. He interacted with the audience and answered questions on a wide range of topics. As part of the event, there was also a live performance by the Chennai-based band Tunestation. Here are a few glimpses from the VRWeekends event at VR Chennai.

Kiddie Corner - 23rd Sep 2018

Kiddie Corner - 23rd Sep 2018

Our little patrons were engaged with fun-filled activities that entertain and educate. From face-painting to balloon art, there was something for everyone at the VR Kiddie Corner at Swargamandapam in VR Chennai.

MJ Sriram - 16th Sep 2018

MJ Sriram - 16th Sep 2018

The vocal talents of MJ Sriram and his melodious mashup of popular Tamil movie songs mesmerised the crowd during his concert at VR Chennai. Here's a glimpse of the evening.

Raag the Band - 15th Sep 2018

Raag the Band - 15th Sep 2018

RAAG the band, the Chennai based pop group known for wonderful rendition of Bollywood songs, performed live at VR Chennai on Saturday, September 15. Here are some glimpses from their concert.

Namma Ooru Boy Band - 8th Sep 2018

Namma Ooru Boy Band - 8th Sep 2018

The pioneers of TamilPop, Namma Ooru Boy Band - NOBB, led by Josh Vivian, set the stage alight with their energetic performance on Saturday, September 8. Here is a small sneak peek into what was a truly mesmerising evening of music.

Saindhavi & Band - 2nd Sep 2018

Saindhavi & Band - 2nd Sep 2018

The accomplished playback singer Saindhavi mesmerised the crowd at VR Chennai with her spellbinding vocals on Sunday, September 2. Here a few glimpses from the magical evening. Look out for more captivating performances at VRWeekends, every Saturday and Sunday.

Navneet Sundar - 25th Aug 2018

Navneet Sundar - 25th Aug 2018

The musical prodigy Navneeth Sundar performed at VR Chennai as part of our weeklong Madras Day Celebration. Here are a few snapshots from the live concert showcased his unique approach to classical fusion music, with the help of an iPad.

Madras day

Madras day

Patrons explored the magnificent art, history, heritage and culture of the exceptional city of Chennai with the 9-day long Madras Day Celebration at VR Chennai.

Kiddie Corner - 11th & 12th Aug 2018

Kiddie Corner - 11th & 12th Aug 2018

Our little patrons were engaged with fun-filled activities that entertain and educate. From face-painting to balloon art, there was something for everyone at the VR Kiddie Corner at Swargamandapam in VR Chennai.

Kiddie Corner - 4th & 5th Aug 2018

Kiddie Corner - 4th & 5th Aug 2018

Our little patrons were engaged with fun-filled activities that entertain and educate. From face-painting to balloon art, there was something for everyone at the VR Kiddie Corner at Swargamandapam in VR Chennai.

Makeover Masterclass with Corey Walia - 28th July 2018

Makeover Masterclass with Corey Walia - 28th July 2018

The celebrity make-up artist Corey Walia was at VR Chennai to give a crash course on the beauty secrets of the stars. The MakeoverMasterclass was held in association with MyGlamm and Lifestyle Stores.

Carnival Acts - 28th - 29th July 2018

Carnival Acts - 28th - 29th July 2018

The little ones who visited the Centre over the weekend were excited to experience the wonderful pop-up stall of carnival acts, including a special street magic performance.

Non-Violinist Project - 21st July 2018

Non-Violinist Project - 21st July 2018

The home-grown fusion band, The NonViolinist Project, led by the violinist Shravan Sridhar performed in Swargamandapam on 21st July. One of the many highlights of the evening was an exclusive performance of their new song from the album ‘Rahman Reimagined’ - a tribute to the Mozart of Madras, A.R. Rahman.

Uzhavar Sandhai - Every Sunday at 10 am to 7 pm

Uzhavar Sandhai - Every Sunday at 10 am to 7 pm

Here's a small peek of the Uzhavar Sandhai / The Farmers' Market. Farm fresh goodness, in a perfect holiday setting. Every Sunday from 10 AM to 7 PM at Sandhai in VR Chennai.

Karthick Iyer (Indo Soul Band) - 15th July 2018

Karthick Iyer (Indo Soul Band) - 15th July 2018

The renowned violinist Karthick Iyer, and his band IndoSoul, performed at VR Chennai as part of VR Weekends on 15th July 2018. Here is a small sneak peek into what was a truly mesmerising evening of music.

Deepika Varadharajan - 8th July 2018

Deepika Varadharajan - 8th July 2018

The talented singer Deepika Varadharajan delighted the audience with her wonderful performance at VR Chennai. Look out for more captivating performances at VRWeekends, every Saturday and Sunday.

Ghatam karthik Live - 7th July 2018

Ghatam karthik Live - 7th July 2018

A few glimpses from the riveting performance by the renowned artist Ghatam Karthick at VR Chennai. Look out for more captivating performances at VRWeekends, every Saturday and Sunday.

Workday Workshop with Project Eve - 5th July 2018

Workday Workshop with Project Eve - 5th July 2018

Eves from across Chennai attended our very first WorkdayWorkshop, held in association with ProjectEve. From gorgeous wooden bib chains to knotty necklaces, attendees learned the art of making a wide range of jewellery from master designer Rohita Vee of ROIA. Hone your skills and learn new crafts at the Workday Workshops in VR Chennai.

Christopher Gurusamy - 1st July 2018

Christopher Gurusamy - 1st July 2018

When the renowned Bharatanatyam dancer Christopher Gurusamy set the stage alight with his performance in VR Chennai. Look out for more captivating performances at VRWeekends, every Saturday and Sunday.

Oxygen Live - 30th June 2018

Oxygen Live - 30th June 2018

Here are a few glimpses from the concert by Oxygen - World Fusion Music on June 30th at VR Chennai. Look out for more captivating performances at VRWeekends, every Saturday and Sunday.

Festive Opening: Pranethra Fusion Band, 24th June 2018

Festive Opening: Pranethra Fusion Band, 24th June 2018

It was an evening to remember at VR Chennai when Pranetra, the fusion band, mesmerised the crowd with their performance. Here are some glimpses from the concert. Look out for more captivating performances at VRWeekends, every Saturday and Sunday.

Festive Opening: Mahati Live, 23rd June 2018

Festive Opening: Mahati Live, 23rd June 2018

Here are a few moments from award-winning Kollywood playback and carnatic singer Mahathi’s wonderful performance at VR Chennai. Look out for more captivating performances at VRWeekends.

Festive Opening: Aneesh Vidhyashankar Live, 22nd June 2018

Festive Opening: Aneesh Vidhyashankar Live, 22nd June 2018

Revisit the WalkingViolinist Aneesh Vidyashankar’s concert, where he enthralled the audience with his performance around swargamandapam, and even while coming down the escalator! The Aneesh Vidyashankar Experience Stay tuned for more riveting performances, only at VRWeekends!

Festive Opening: Lighting the Lamp, 22nd June 2018

Festive Opening: Lighting the Lamp, 22nd June 2018

Some glimpses from VR Chennai‘s Festive Opening, including a traditional LampLighting Ceremony and the unveiling of the Chennai installation. Featuring eminent Chennai-ites from varied walks of life, including Dr. Kamala Selvaraj, Carnatic musician Sudha Raghunathan, Dr. Priya Selvaraj, Fitness expert Vidya Singh and philanthropist Nawab Mohammed Asif Ali.

Festive Opening: Unveiling the Chennai Installation: 22nd June 2018

Festive Opening: Unveiling the Chennai Installation: 22nd June 2018

Some glimpses from VR Chennai‘s Festive Opening, including a traditional LampLighting Ceremony and the unveiling of the Chennai installation. Featuring eminent Chennai-ites from varied walks of life, including Dr. Kamala Selvaraj, Carnatic musician Sudha Raghunathan, Dr. Priya Selvaraj, Fitness expert Vidya Singh and philanthropist Nawab Mohammed Asif Ali.

Karthik Fine Arts Music Festival: A Margazhi Special 2018

Karthik Fine Arts Music Festival: A Margazhi Special 2018

A celebration of the art and culture of South India, the 35-day Art Festival by Kartik Fine Arts attracts renowned musicians and performers from across the region.

VR Chennai Key Handover Ceremony - 24th January 2018

VR Chennai Key Handover Ceremony - 24th January 2018

Some snippets from the Key Handover ceremony at VR Chennai.

India Retail Forum 2017

India Retail Forum 2017

Here are some snippets from the India Retail Forum held at VR Chennai.

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