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Best Weekend Activities to join in Mauritius: 2 – 4 February

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Explore a diverse array of weekend activities with our curated guide. From nature treks and cultural commemorations to live performances and cinematic adventures, there’s something for everyone. Immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry of Mauritius, embrace the thrill of MMA Fight Night, and groove to the rhythms of live music. Whether you seek outdoor exploration, artistic experiences, or festive celebrations, this weekend promises a blend of entertainment and cultural enrichment. Read on to discover the exciting events happening in Mauritius, and plan your weekend for an unforgettable experience.

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Frolic Meet & Trek #6 on Sunday 4th of February : La Vallée de Ferney

Join the upcoming Meet & Trek event on February 4th at 9 AM for a trek to La Vallée de Ferney, known for its panoramic views of the valley and turquoise sea. The meeting point is La Vallée de Ferney, starting with a moderate difficulty level trek of 13 km lasting approximately 4 hours with a total ascent of 530m. The trail, situated on a private domain emphasizing ecotourism, charges a small fee of Rs 200 for Mauritians and local residents and Rs 400 for non-residents. Expect to encounter endemic birds and plants while enjoying the unique landscape at the foot of the Lion Mountain. Booking is preferable through their website, and participants are advised to bring water, snacks, and an adventurous spirit. Connect through the Frolic Meetup WhatsApp group for updates and inquiries. A disclaimer mentions that the organizers will be discovering the trail along with the participants.

Chinese New Year Celebration in Mauritius

In the approaching week, numerous Chinese New Year events are scheduled. Explore our most recent guide on the celebration of Chinese New Year in Mauritius to discover a variety of exciting events during this Spring Festival. Alos, explore our updated 2024 guide showcasing the top-rated Chinese restaurants in Mauritius. Discover the finest dining establishments for an exceptional Chinese culinary experience.


The event, “LATELIE RAVANN – ABAIM,” commemorates the recent loss of Vaco Baissac, a prominent figure in Mauritian art known for his advocacy of the Creole language and dedication to promoting cultural diversity. The Caudan Arts Centre is offering an opportunity to honor Baissac’s exceptional contributions by immersing participants in the cultural tapestry of Mauritius, exploring elements such as its unique blend, flora, fauna, and traditions.

Scheduled for February 3rd, the workshop will be conducted in Kreol, lasting for an hour. Significantly, the event is open to the public, and participation is free of charge, though reservations are recommended due to limited space. Attendees are invited to join in celebrating Vaco Baissac’s cultural legacy, preserving the artistic and cultural treasures he cherished. The event serves as a platform to pay homage to his memory collectively.

Photo Credit: Caudan Arts Center


The play “LESSON,” written by Jenny LE ROY, delves into the question of whether we can always derive lessons from life experiences. The script delicately tackles contemporary issues with a humorous touch, promising an engaging experience for the audience. Presented as a comedy, the play will be performed by the talented ensemble of Lycée La Bourdonnais, comprising both teachers and students of the theater option. This production is part of the high school’s 70th-anniversary celebration. Set for February 3rd, the event will be conducted in French, with a duration of 1 hour and 15 minutes. Tickets are priced at Rs350. Attendees can anticipate an insightful and entertaining exploration of life’s lessons through the lens of humor and theatrical performance. 

Get your tickets from Caudan Arts Center website.

Photo Credit: Caudan Arts Center

Open Air Cinema- Barbie

Experience the whimsical adventure of “BARBIE (2023)” at the Open-Air Cinema set in the enchanting Barbie Land. Join Barbie and Ken as they navigate the vibrant and seemingly perfect world, only to embark on a journey to the real world, discovering both the joys and challenges of human life.

Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy Duration: 01h 54m Rating: PG-13 Date: 3rd February 2024 Start Time: 7:00 pm Audio: English language Subtitle: French language Location: Domaine de Labourdonnais

Get your tickets on Otayo.

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Photo Credit: Ciné sous les Étoiles via Facebook

MMA Fight Night

Date: February 3rd

Location: Quorum Sport Complex, Rose-Hill

Ticket Category: Standard – ₨300

Event Details:

Mauritius is gearing up for a groundbreaking moment with its first-ever WKN MMA event scheduled for February 3rd at the Quorum Sport Complex in Rose-Hill.

MMA Fight Night will highlight the remarkable rise of Mauritian fighters in the thrilling realm of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). The cage will serve as the battleground for physical and strategic prowess, where every strike and maneuver inches participants closer to victory.

Audiences can anticipate an evening filled with excitement, featuring six intense bouts that promise adrenaline-pumping action and moments of pure emotion. Beyond the fights, this event offers a complete immersion into the captivating world of MMA, symbolizing determination, courage, and an unwavering pursuit of excellence.

To enhance the electric atmosphere, Natty Gong will provide musical entertainment, adding to the unique experience of the night.

Entrance is free for children under 5 years old.

Get your tickets on Otayo.

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Orizinal Blakkayo Live

Date: February 3rd

Time: 20h30

Venue: Hennessy Park Hotel, Ebene

Age Restriction: Adults only (18+)

Get ready for a night of pure musical energy as Orizinal Blakkayo takes the stage LIVE at the Hennessy Park Hotel, Ebene, on February 3rd at 20h30. This marks his first performance of 2024, making it a must-attend event before his upcoming European tour.

Exclusively for adults (18+), this concert promises to set the tone for a stylish kick-off to 2024. Join in the celebration of the music, passion, and culture of the island as you groove to the rhythm of Blakkayo’s 100% LIVE performances.

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Photo Credit: House of Digital Art


Experience the mesmerizing “VIZIONS” show featuring Ribongia and PRSM, an immersive journey through the past, present, and future of Kreol culture. Ribongia’s musical composition, honoring the island’s multicultural influences, is brought to life by PRSM’s captivating visuals. Joining them on stage are talented artists Ophélie Sauteur, Manu Desroches, and Cinde Grandport.

Date: 3rd Feb, 9:30 pm- 11 pm

Tickets: Rs 800

🎟️ Get your tickets: Ticket Link

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Photo Credit: House of Digital Art

Triathlon Mauritius

Mauritius Triathlon Event at Le Morne Beach:

  • Date: [Even
  • Formats: Aquathlon, Duathlon, Triathlon, Team Relay
  • Varied distances for different age groups
  • Starts from 7 AM for marking, with the first races at 8 AM
  • Join the Federation Mauricienne de Triathlon for an introduction to the exciting world of triathlons.
  • A sport that brings communities together.
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Photo Credit: Mauritius Triathlon - Federation Mauricienne de Triathlon

Bailando Latino

Bailando Latino Event at Sugar Beach Resort Mauritius:

  • Date: Saturday, February 3rd
  • Venue: Sugar Beach Resort Mauritius
  • Featured Artist: La Santinah, a bachata artist from Réunion
  • Workshop and masterclass on Bachata Fusion, with a focus on sensuality
  • Masterclass duration: 2 hours
  • Free entry to the evening for workshop participants
  • Early registration (before Friday, February 2nd, midnight): Rs 200
Photo Credit: Bailando Latin

Biking Exploration

Explore the beauty of Black River Gorges on a Biking Exploration with TAWS Xploration on Saturday, February 3rd, starting at 8 am. The event is open to all biking enthusiasts. The final track details are being finalized, ensuring an exciting biking experience. If you’re keen to join, please contact Taws at 59043801 via WhatsApp for more information. Get ready for a thrilling adventure through scenic landscapes!

Photo Credit: AWS Xploration
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