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Best Weekend Activities to join in Mauritius: 12 – 14 January

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Step into a weekend of excitement and cultural festivities across Mauritius. The action begins at the Caudan Arts Centre with the Gaming Arena’s third edition, showcasing a dynamic gaming convention and esports finals. South African comedian Kevin Fraser takes center stage for a night of laughter, while an open-air cinema in Ebene offers cinematic magic with “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1.” Nature enthusiasts can embrace the “Le Pouce Challenge” for an adventure-filled experience. Conclude the weekend at the Flying Dodo with games and community bonding. Also, don’t miss the chance to connect with DJ Fourmi Rouz, promoting collaboration in the local and regional music scene. Each event promises a unique and enriching experience, making this weekend in Mauritius a celebration of gaming, laughter, nature, cinema, and music, fostering connections and unforgettable moments.


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Gaming Arena : Third Edition (Port Louis)

ESPORTS FACTION is thrilled to present the third edition of GAMING ARENA, set to take place on January 13-14 at the Caudan Arts Centre. This gaming extravaganza promises an action-packed weekend with PC and PS5 exhibitions, VR gaming, Car Simulation Racing, Just Dance, Board Gaming, an Art Corner, and engaging Talk shows. Attendees can witness the intense finals of the Road To Gaming Arena Series – Defi eSports Cup, featuring COUNTER STRIKE 2, EA SPORTS FC 24, and TEKKEN 7, with a record-breaking prize pool of Rs 300,000. The event also boasts a variety of exhibitors showcasing gaming, artistic, anime, and pop culture items for purchase. Secure your spot by getting your tickets at https://bit.ly/GA3-ACTIVITY-PASS



Experience the comedic brilliance of South African stand-up star Kevin Fraser as he kicks off his inaugural Comedy tour across Africa. Bringing a theatrical safari of nostalgic impersonations, heartwarming tales, and groundbreaking rhythms of energy and laughter, Fraser’s performance is set to entertain on January 12th. Conducted in English and spanning 1 hour and 30 minutes, tickets are priced at Rs 1000 for VIP and Rs 800 for Standard, with an audience rating of 15 and above. Formerly known as Spindoctor, Fraser’s journey from DJ to comedic sensation showcases his versatile and high-energy stage presence. Join the laughter and witness the unique fusion of music and comedy that Kevin Fraser brings to the stage! Book tickets here


Immerse yourself in the magical world of Harry Potter under the starry sky at the open-air cinema experience “Ciné sous les Etoiles” this Saturday in Ebene Recreational Park. The enchanting evening features the screening of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1,” where Voldemort’s ominous power tightens its grip over the Ministry of Magic and Hogwarts. Join Harry, Ron, and Hermione as they embark on a perilous journey to locate the Horcruxes and defeat the Dark Lord, following in Dumbledore’s footsteps. With little hope remaining, every move they make must be precise. Don’t miss this spellbinding cinematic adventure set against the backdrop of the night sky. Secure your tickets for an unforgettable experience at the open-air cinema in Ebene for just 190 Rs: Book tickets here.


Meet Fourmi Rouz, a dynamic DJ and electronic music curator, ready to explore the factors that bring diverse musicians together. In this event, Fourmi Rouz will introduce networking tools aimed at building a community that unites local and regional artists. Known in real life as Logeshen Moorgan, Fourmi Rouz is a globe-trotting artist who lives and breathes music. Describing his craft with Victor Hugo’s quote, “Music is noise that thinks,” he has left his mark from his mother island to the vibrant music scene of Berlin. With experience coordinating the Goulash Disko Festival in Croatia and curating the DJ lineup for the Jodhpur Riff Festival, Fourmi Rouz is committed to fostering collaborative creativity while promoting his country’s musical heritage on the global stage. This initiative is supported by Ignite Culture EA: ACP-EU Culture Programme (Eastern Africa), implemented by HEVA in partnership with the British Council Kenya, financially backed by the European Union, and supported by the Organisation of ACP States. Reserve your seat for free by sending your name and contact number to info@houseofdigitalart.io. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a vibrant musical community! 🎶🎧


Get ready for an explosive start to the year with “AAAA BOUM! TEAM BOMBO x LAKAZ CASCAVELLE DE RETOUR 🔥.” Team Bombo brings you a fresh and thrilling experience, showcasing talented emerging artists and an electrifying atmosphere with exclusive performances. Don’t miss out on this must-attend event where your favorite artists will take the stage and leave you breathless. For the first time at Lakaz, witness THE DALTONS 🌪️, joined by ABEL, BOMBOCLACK, and TII ALEXANDRE, promising an unforgettable show. DJs WAYN, JOR’DAN, DJ AUREL, and DILAN will set the dance floor ablaze with their beats. Entrance is Rs 300 at the door only. 

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Head to Flying Dodo at Bagatelle on Saturday, January 13, for the first game night of the year! The festivities kick off at 6 PM and continue until 11 PM. As always, admission is free 😍. The evening promises a delightful array of games, so feel free to bring your favorites and share the fun with everyone! Knowledgeable hosts will be on hand to guide you through the rules 😎😎. Drinks and meals will be available on-site for your convenience.  It’s an evening of games, laughter, and community—don’t miss out! 🎉🎲

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Experience the thrill of the “Le Pouce Challenge,” an event designed to introduce participants to the world of Nature Sports and Adventures. The primary goal is to push your limits, assess your current performance, and connect with fellow enthusiasts who share a passion for outdoor activities. The challenge kicks off with a Sunrise Adventure up Mt Le Pouce at 5 AM, followed by the first challenge from the parking lot to the shoulder at 7 AM. Although the challenge is set to an hour, an extra 30 minutes are provided. No elimination is enforced, allowing participants to attempt the challenge until 12 PM. Results will be recorded for those conquering Mt Le Pouce within the maximum time and achieving the best uphill and downhill times. With a contribution of Rs500, participants receive food, water, medals, and valuable advice. To participate or volunteer, contact Taws at 59043801 via WhatsApp before the deadline on January 11, 2024.  🏞️🥾🌅

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