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Best Weekend Activities to join in Mauritius: 17 – 19 May

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Prepare to immerse yourself in a weekend of delight as we unveil the top activities awaiting you in Mauritius. From beachside gatherings to cultural festivities, discover the perfect blend of relaxation and excitement set against the stunning backdrop of this tropical paradise.

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Frolic Sundowner Meet-Up at Mont Choisy Beach

Don’t miss out our Frolic Sundowner meet-up on May 17th, starting at 5 pm. This time it will be at Mont Choisy Beach. Avra (Frolic Member) will be leading the meetup, welcoming everyone to enjoy the beautiful sunset and mingle with cool company. Participants are encouraged to bring their snacks and drinks. This event provides an opportunity for both newcomers and locals to connect, make new friends, and have a great time. The exact location will be shared in the Frolic Chats WhatsApp group.

Best Weekend Activities to join in Mauritius

Quiz Night by Hope House to teach disadvantaged Mauritian kids to swim!

On Saturday, why not join Hope House for a Quiz Night at the Domaine de Palmyre, just outside Black River, from 19:30-23:30. They already have 15 teams signed up to pit their wits against each other, but they have space for a couple more teams. Contact Andrea (WhatsApp or call) on +230 5808 8154 to grab the last tickets! As well as the Quiz, there’ll be a fully stocked bar and live music from their resident DJ Moe. It’s going to be a great night raising money for a great cause – the Hope House swimming and surfing programs for disadvantaged Mauritians from young kids to Grandmas.

Hope House Quiz Night

Mom’s Market

Phoenix Mall is hosting a Mom’s Market event on May 18th and 19th from 9:30 am to 10 pm. The event aims to brighten Mom’s day with carefully chosen presents symbolizing love, gratitude, and appreciation for all she does. Attendees can explore a variety of unique gifts perfect for showing their affection.

Best Weekend Activities to join in Mauritius
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Soirée Glamour Chic

Legends Events Management is hosting a “Soirée Glamour Chic” on May 18th, 2024, from 8:00 pm to 3:00 am at Ocean Garden in Jin Fei. The event promises an unforgettable night filled with glamour, elegance, and style. Attendees can enjoy enchanting music, dancing, and captivating performances by artists Caroline Jodun and Nancy Derougère, along with lively DJ Giovanni spinning energetic mixes all night long. Tickets are priced at Rs 500, and attendees are encouraged to bring their beverages. Tickets can be reserved via WhatsApp ( 52508352/ 575501922)

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Tazou Singer presents a live music experience at Lakaz Cascavelle to launch his album “DE L’AMOUR À LA HAINE” on Friday, May 17th from 10 pm – 5 am. The event features live performances by Tazou, Donovan bts, Yohan, So Fresh, Dwayne, Maeva, and Abel, with music provided by DJs Helix Dynasty, Tuks, Samsam, and DJ Wayn. Attendees are encouraged to dress in red/black attire. Tickets are available for Rs400 in advance (limited to 300) or Rs500 at the door (limited to 300). For more information, contact 59185488/4529200 or email info@lakaz.mu. The venue reserves the right to admission, requires proper attire, prioritizes couples, limits entry for groups of more than two people, prohibits alcohol, e-cigarettes, and narcotics, and may film or photograph attendees for promotional purposes. Attendees must be 18 or older with valid ID.

Concert à la bougie- Autour de Fauré

On 17th May at 7 pm, the Institut français de Maurice is hosting a musical trio composed of Caroline Villain, Anne Chauveau, and Kenneth Babajie in a recital celebrating the centenary of Gabriel Fauré. The candlelit concert will blend vocals, cello, and piano. Tickets are priced at Rs 500, and reservations are required. For more information and reservations, contact anne.chauveau@gmail.com or WhatsApp at +230 58547359.

More details are available here.

Boho White Party

N’JOY invites everyone to join them for a white-themed boho party at La Cuvette Beach in Grand Baie, Mauritius, on May 18th at 6 pm for an evening of drinks, chilling out, live music, and DJ sets. This public event promises a relaxed atmosphere with the beach as the backdrop, perfect for unwinding with friends and enjoying some tunes.

Photo Credit: N'JOY

Gourmet Experience 10th Anniversary

Gourmet Experience is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a special event at Quartier des Serres, Domaine de Labourdonnais. Taking place on May 17th and 18th, from 6:30 pm to 11:45 pm and 5:30 pm to 11:45 pm respectively, the event promises an unforgettable culinary experience. Tickets, priced at Rs 500, can be purchased online.  Attendees can expect a curated lineup of 6 renowned restaurateurs offering a variety of dishes, complemented by a selection of wines, bubbles, and non-alcoholic drinks. Diône will be showcasing its premium ice cream, and the event will feature family-friendly vibes with live music and food installations for memorable photo opportunities. Tickets are limited, so securing them early is recommended.

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Mini-festival Fleuri

Symfolia Pépinière is honoring mothers with a mini-flower festival from May 15th to May 31st, 2024. The event offers exclusive deals, expert consultations, gifts with purchases, and more. Visit Symfolia Pépinière at 76 Avenue d’Helvétia, Moka, Mauritius, from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm, and on Saturdays from 9 am to 3 pm. The nursery is closed on Sundays. Don’t miss this opportunity to delight your mother with beautiful flowers! For more information, contact +230 433 5269.

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Photo Credit: Symfolia Pépinière

Northern Grooves invites Jako Maron and Joe Cotch

After a year-long waiting Norther Groove returns at Café Du Vieux Conseil on 18th May at 2 pm. The event promises a 12-hour cruise featuring both local and international DJs. Joining the lineup are Jako Maron from Réunion Island, known as the electronic Maloya legend with performances at Nyege Nyege, and Joe Cotch from the UK, associated with Boiler Room, NTS, and Cotch International.

Attendees can join the WhatsApp channel for updates and freebies.

Buy your tickets here.

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Donate Blood-Double the impact, double the heart

The Rotaract Club of Phoenix- Mauritius is organizing a Blood Donation Drive in collaboration with the Emirates Airline Swimming Complex Mauritius on 18th May from 8:30 am to 2 pm. The event aims to encourage blood donation, emphasizing the importance of every drop in saving lives. Attendees can also participate in an enlightening talk by Dr. Viki-Rao Malaya, the Blood Donor Coordinator, from 11 am to 12 pm. Everyone is encouraged to participate in creating ripples of hope through blood donation.

The Market of Mamas at Bo’Valon Mall

Bo’Valon Mall is hosting a Market for Mamas event on 18th and 19th May from 9:30 am – 8 pm, inviting everyone to celebrate mothers. The event promises to honor the incredible women who fill lives with love. It’s open to all, including sons, daughters, and everyone in between. 

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Photo Credit: Bo'Valon Mall

Music Celebration on Africa Day

Global Peace House is hosting an Africa Day celebration on 18th May at 4 pm featuring a live performance by Desert Rose, a sensational musical group from South Africa. Attendees can expect soulful melodies and electrifying beats, promising an evening filled with joy, inspiration, and cultural enrichment.

Photo Credit: Global Peace House

Trail Festif des Anges

NGO Anges du Soleil is organizing the “LES ANGES FUN RUN” event on Sunday, May 19, 2024, from 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Riverland Mauritius. The event promises a festive trail run experience, open to participants of all levels.

Registration is available through the provided link.

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Photo Credit: NGO Angels of the Sun

Eco Resort Network 2024

The Eco Resort Network 2024 is set to take place from May 18th to May 21st at The Ravenala Attitude Hotel in Mauritius, with an optional third day on May 22nd for a field trip and networking activity. This annual event attracts delegates and high-profile speakers, offering a combination of a rigorous conference program, activities, networking meals, and more. Participants can expect to gain insights into sustainable resort operations, explore products and services in the eco-hospitality industry, and forge valuable partnerships and connections. The event aims to provide inspiration, exclusive talks, networking opportunities with suppliers and distributors, investment possibilities, and first-class hospitality.

Buy your tickets here.


A musical comedy is part of the festivities marking the 70th anniversary of Lycée La Bourdonnais. It features a troupe composed of students, teachers, former students, and professional partners, offering a breathtaking performance tracing life within the establishment from primary to high school. The musical highlights the values of living together and the family spirit of the school community.

Event Details:

  • Dates: May 17th and 18th, 2024
  • Language: Multilingual
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Price: Rs350
  • Venue: Lycée La Bourdonnais

Get your tickets here


Photo Credit: Caudan Arts Center

Conference Frederic Lenoir

Join in for an enlightening evening with philosopher Frédéric Lenoir as he explores “The Road to Happiness and Joy” on May 17th at 7:30 pm at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute in Moka. Discover the secrets to true happiness and engage in interactive sessions post-lecture. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet the esteemed author and enjoy a captivating recital by soprano Nathalie Manfrino.

Book your tickets here!

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Disco Chic

Get ready to transport yourself back to the glamorous era of disco at Disco Chic on May 18th at Backstage, Ebène! Join a night of retro beats from the 80s and 00s, featuring a live performance by The Firehawks Band and sets by DJs David Joan, Fabrice Pierre, and Prince V. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable night of dancing and fun!

Book your tickets now!

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