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Best Weekend Activities to join in Mauritius: 22 – 24 December

Best weekend activities

Experience a festive weekend in Mauritius! From our painting meetups to tropical Christmas celebrations, magical dinners, and lively parties, the island is filled with joy. Enjoy fashion, art, and music at “The Red Dome” and the Karavann Festival launch. Indulge in a Christmas Eve buffet, the ladies-only party “All Pink II,” and a rhythmic journey at “Sunshine in a Glass.” Don’t miss outdoor movie nights, live music, and creative workshops. Lastly, end the weekend with a magical movie night at Moonlight Cinema and a soulful Christmas concert by The Clarisse Sisters. Join the festivities for an unforgettable weekend on this enchanting island!

Get a sneak peek at the best weekend activities and events awaiting you in Mauritius!

Frolic Festive Painting Meet- 

A delightful painting meetup co-organized by Frolic Mauritius and Sanju Nubee at Flic en Flac Beach on December 23rd, at 10:30 am. Immerse yourself in watercolor painting to craft personalized holiday cards for Christmas and New Year greetings. All skill levels are welcome, and we’ll provide inspiration and guidance.  Connect with a creative community in a laid-back atmosphere, fostering good conversations and artistic exploration. We appreciate the overwhelming response and enthusiasm. Stay tuned for updates and future events

Photo Credit: Frolic Mauritius

The Clarisse Sisters Romantic Christmas Concert

Date: Sat, 23 Dec  Time: 06:30 pm – 08:00 pm  Location: Big Willy’s, Tamarin


  • Rs 800 (Ticket for One)
  • Rs 1400 (Tickets for Two)
  • Rs 2500 (Ticket for Four)

Get your tickets here.

Join TCS Productions for a magical Christmas concert featuring The Clarisse Sisters and their full band at Big Willy’s, Tamarin!

Event Highlights:

  • Performance: Christmas classics by Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Chris Rea, Mariah Carey, Michael Bublé, Diana Krall, Shania Twain, and more.
  • Four original songs, including their new single “Christmas Lights.”
  • A pop concert night to share the joy of Christmas with 7 musicians and 4 singers.
  • A 70-minute magical show for a unique family celebration.
Photo Credit: Ticketbox.mu

Noël sous Les Tropiques

Celebrate Christmas in tropical style at “Noël sous Les Tropiques” on December 23, 2023, at La Cannelle, Domaine des Pailles, from 18:00 to 03:00. Organized by JCL Events, the night features Elvis Quenette, local artist David Grenade, and international star Dominique Barret.

Dance the night away with DJs like Emmanuel Savannah, Ash, Avi S/DJ Moon, and LP. Secure tickets at 57941820 & 59764272 or selling points like Pirate Pizza and The Spot Bar.

Reserve hassle-free packages, but book your tickets early as admission rights are reserved. By attending, you agree to be photographed and/or filmed, with pictures possibly shared on social networks. Join the tropical holiday fun!

Photo Credit: JCL Events via Facebook

Magical Christmas Eve Celebration at Oceans Creek Mauritius 

Oceans Creek Mauritius invites guests to a magical Christmas Eve Celebration on 24th December from 19:00 to 23:00. For bookings and inquiries, contact them at (+230) 651 5800 or info@oceanscreekmauritius.com.

The evening kicks off with a delightful Christmas Eve Dinner Buffet (19:00-22:00), offering a delectable feast to delight the taste buds. A choir will serenade guests with timeless Christmas carols from 19:00 to 20:30, creating a warm and festive ambiance. Transitioning into the night, Live DJ Entertainment (20:30-23:00) will set the rhythm for guests to groove to the festive beats.

The Evening Package Prices (19:00-23:00) are as follows:
– Rs. 3,900/- per adult.
– Rs. 3,300/- per teen (13-17 yrs).
– Rs. 1,950/- per child (6-12 yrs).

Photo Credit: Ocean's Creek via Facebook

Year-End Gatsby Celebration at The Blue Bird Restaurant

Celebrate the end of the year in style at The Blue Bird Restaurant’s Year-End Gatsby Celebration on December 23, 2023, from 19:00 to 23:00. The event offers a glamorous night filled with dazzling moments, great company, delicious food, and refreshing beverages.

Event Details:

  • Date: December 23, 2023
  • Time: 19H00 – 23H00
  • Venue: The Blue Bird Restaurant, Casela
  • Dress Code: Gatsby-themed
  • Rates: Rs 2500 per person (reservations for 4 persons minimum)


  • Private table reservations (4 persons minimum)
  • Sumptuous All-You-Can-Eat Buffet
  • Unlimited soft drinks and beer
  • Live music with The Prophecy from 9.30 pm to 10.30 pm
  •  DJ session to keep the party alive

Booking Information:

Email: booking.casela@caselaparks.com

Phone: 401 6500

Website: Casela Parks Booking

Photo Credit: Casela via Facebook

Special Kids Party at Le Callyptus Family Restaurant

Get ready for the most awaited Special Kids Party on Sunday, December 24th at 7 pm at Le Callyptus Family Restaurant. Enjoy an OPEN BUFFET at “Rs1195 – Adults | Rs625 – Children (-9 years old).” The festivities include welcome gifts, fireworks, a DJ/dancefloor, and a visit from Santa from the South Pole.

Reserve your spot for a night of exquisite dining and enchanting ambiance by dialing 57990013 or 58225954. Bookings are highly recommended for this event.

The Red Dome- Fashion, Art & Music Show

Experience an evening of sophistication and flamboyance at Hennessy Park Hotel, celebrating 100% Mauritian fashion, art, and music. Twelve models will showcase lightweight yet voluminous cotton garments in shades ranging from red to mauve, creating a grandiose spectacle!


  • Fashion Show: Directed by Cédric Lanappe
  • Designer: Yevin Ramloll
  • Art Performance: Meekshuma Nayeck
  • DJ Session: Jimmy Gassel, Nick William
  • Showcases: Anonym, David Jay ft Roxy Lebrasse and Julien Monasie


  • Date: 22nd December, Friday
  • Time: 5 pm – 1 am
  • Entry: FREE
  • Dress Code: Casual Chic
Photo Credit: Hennessy Park Hotel via Facebook

Karavann Festival- The Launch

An immersive hippie-chic experience awaits at the Karavann Festival’s launch on December 23. Dance on the sand, camp under the stars, indulge in yoga, face and body painting, and drum circles at Île aux Cerfs. General Admission and VIP GLAMPERS tickets are available, offering unique privileges. Headliners include TUBE & BERGER, pioneers of deep house and indie dance. Early bird and phase-wise ticket pricing. Sea shuttles included. An eco-responsible event with postcard-perfect scenery. Dress boho-chic and consent to capture the magic! 

Tickets: Karavann.partyapp.mu
Date: December 23, 12:00 PM to 2:00 AM
Location: Île aux Cerfs, Mauritius
Headliners: TUBE & BERGER 
Restrictions: 18+, No camping after the event
Payment: Card and cash accepted
Eco-Responsibility: Pre and post-event island and lagoon cleanup.

Photo Credit: Karavann Festival: L’Art du Voyage Musical via Facebook

Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner at Radisson Blu Azuri Resort & Spa

Join the festive celebration with a Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner at Radisson Blu Azuri Resort & Spa! 🎄✨ Gather by the pool with family and friends to indulge in a lavish island buffet dinner, embracing the joyous spirit of the season.


  • Date: December 24, 2023
  • Time: 7 p.m – 10.30 p.m
  • Venue: Le Comptoir, Radisson Blu Azuri Resort & Spa

Immerse yourself in the joyous holiday ambiance, savor delightful flavors, and make this Christmas Eve a memorable celebration!

Reservation: Reserve your table now for a delightful Christmas dining experience!

Photo Credit: Radisson Blu Azuri Resort & Spa, Mauritius

All Pink II: Mauritius’ Ultimate Ladies-Only Party!

Date & Time: Dec 22, 18:00-23:00
Venue: Euphoria Night Club, Grand Baie
Highlights: Double dancefloors, double music genres
Tickets: Rs 300 presale, Rs 500 at the door
Freebies: Free tequila!
Bonus: All Pink II = Free entry to the next event, 23:00-05:00

Get ready for a night of glamour at All Pink II, the ultimate ladies-only party! Double dancefloors, a fusion of music genres, and exclusive perks await. Secure your spot now for a night of unmatched fun and excitement!

Photo Credit: Euphoria Night Club

Sunshine in a Glass- Ribongia

Get ready for an amazing journey with “Live Set by Ribongia feat. Manu Desroches.” Picture this: Ribongia’s groovy beats and Manu Desroches’ mesmerizing tunes create a magical world of rhythms and melodies.

Scheduled for December 22nd, this musical is not just an event; it’s an invitation to a world where pulsating rhythms and eclectic melodies collide. Boarding begins at 4 PM near Grand Baie, and attendees can anticipate an extraordinary musical experience unfolding on the deck of this sonic voyage.

Grab Your Tickets: Only Rs 2000 (includes a Rs 1500 voucher for food and drinks).

Seats are limited, so secure yours soon! Reach out on WhatsApp: +230 5254-4909

They’ve got a bunch of events lined up for this festive month. Check out their page for more deets.

Outdoor Cinema- The Grinch

Join in on the 22nd of December for a cozy outdoor screening of The Grinch. 🎬🎄 Bring the holiday spirit and get ready for a night of festive fun! 

– Friday, December 22nd
– From 20:00
– Bo’Valon Mall Green Area
– Free entrance
– French version
– Bring folding chairs, mats, or blankets for added comfort
– Popcorn and cotton candy will be on sale.

It’s a Christmas movie night they won’t want to miss! 🍿

Photo Credit: Bo'Valon Mall via Facebook

Jason Heerah and Jonas Live at Hennessy

On Saturday, December 23, 2023, at 8:30 pm at Backstage, Hennessy Park, Ebene, prepare yourself for an unforgettable musical soirée at the Backstage, Hennessy, in Ébène. It’s not just one but two electrifying concerts that will set the stage on fire!

Groove to the beats of Jason Heerah & The Otentik Groove as they bring to life their latest track ‘Servi So Nom.’ Then, let yourself be swept away by the soulful seggae and reggae vibes of Jonas & The Roots Level Band.

Get your tickets on Otayo.

Photo Credit: Otayo

Retrospektiv Vaco – The Workshop

Caudan Arts Centre invites the young minds of our island to join the Retrospektiv Vaco workshop. Explore Vaco’s life journey as an artist and his techniques that illuminate our exquisite Mauritian culture.

Workshop Details:

  • Date: 23 Dec
  • Event Language: English, French
  • Duration: 1h30mins
  • Price Range: Rs750 (Materials provided; participants bring rags and a water bottle for painting sessions)

This workshop is an opportunity for both children and adults to delve into Vaco’s artistic journey, gaining insights into his techniques and exploring Mauritian heritage through his unique perspective. Guided by Mr. Ridwaan Hosany, participants will paint and engage with the medium and signature outlines that define Vaco’s mastery of painting. Join us in this creative exploration!

Get your tickets here. 

Photo Credit: Caudan Arts Centre

Moonlight Cinema at Anahita Mauritius

Date: Tue, 26 Dec  Time: 07:00 pm – 10:00 pm  Location: Anahita Mauritius, La Place Belgath . Tickets: Rs 1200 each and get your tickets here.

Join in for a magical night at Moonlight Cinema in Anahita, Mauritius! Experience the classic ‘2023 Indiana Jones And The Dial Of Destiny’ under the moon and stars.

Event Details:

  • Movie: “Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny (2023)”
  • The package includes: Comfy seats, popcorn, a hotdog, and a soft drink
  • Enjoy classic movie snacks and a drink, creating the perfect ambiance for a cozy evening under the stars by the beautiful shores of Anahita.


Photo Credit: Ticketbox.mu
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