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Best Weekend Activities to join in Mauritius: 29 – 31 March

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Looking for the perfect way to spend your weekend in Mauritius? Look no further! From Easter festivities to cultural celebrations and artistic gatherings, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Let’s take a glimpse at the best weekend activities lined up for you.

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Easter Celebrations in Mauritius:

Easter at Casela

Casela Nature Parks is hosting an exciting Easter event on Sunday, March 31st at 10 am. The Easter Rabbit will be hiding eggs for children to find, promising a fun-filled day for families. Activities include an Easter Egg Hunt, face painting, and a coloring session starting at 10 am. Later at 11:30 am, picnic baskets will be distributed at the Blue Bird Restaurant. The ticket price of Rs 4800 for 2 adults and 2 children under 12 includes a picnic basket with wine, crackers, mini sandwiches, juices for kids, and water bottles. For more information and bookings, contact Casela at 401 6500 or email them here casela@caselaparks.com.

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Photo Credit: Casela via Facebook

Easter Fun Day by Domaine des Aubineaux

Domaine des Aubineaux invites families to an enchanting Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30, 2024, from 10 am – 3 pm at Royal Road Forest-Side, 00000, Curepipe, Mauritius. This five-hour event promises a day of adventure and fun for children, featuring an exciting Easter egg hunt, face-painting workshops, entertaining games, and surprises for the whole family to enjoy. Children can enter for free, while adults can join in the festivities for a nominal fee of 100 rupees. Don’t miss out on this exceptional day of laughter, games, and chocolate treats. Save the date and join this unforgettable family adventure! 

Photo Credit: Domaine des Aubineaux via Facebook

Easter Celebrations by Ocean’s Creek

Ocean’s Creek Mauritius invites you to a weekend of joy and laughter on Saturday, March 30th, and Sunday, March 31st, 2024 from 9:30 am to 5 pm. Book your stay starting from MUR 13,500 on an All-Inclusive basis or explore Day and Evening packages available from MUR 2,900 per person.

Saturday’s program includes fun activities such as DIY Bunny Mask crafting, Egg Spoon Race, Aqua Zumba, and more, followed by a Disco Party in the evening.

Sunday’s schedule features a DIY Easter Basket, Face Painting, Easter Egg Hunting, and Olympic Easter Games among other exciting activities, concluding with an Easter Storytelling session in the evening.

For bookings and inquiries, contact Ocean’s Creek at (+230) 651 5800 or reservations@oceanscreekmauritius.com.

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Easter Happiness at  Le Suffren Hotel & Marina

Indulge in an egg-citing Easter culinary adventure at Le Suffren Hotel & Marina’s Ninety-Six hotels on March 31st, 2024 from 12 pm – 3 pm. Join in for a delightful Easter Buffet lunch at Pomme de Mât, priced at Rs 2,490 per person. Experience the joy of egg hunts and playful activities as you savor delicious flavors in a convivial ambiance. Don’t miss this opportunity to make Easter memories with your loved ones.

You can book here on 202 4917 or restaurantmanager@lesuffrenhotel.com

Photo Credit: Le Suffren Hotel & Marina via Facebook

Easter Happiness at Hennessey Park Hotel

Join in at Hennessy Park Hotel on March 31st, 2024, from 12 pm to 3 pm for an egg-citing Easter lunch experience at Grain d’SEL. Indulge in an Easter Buffet priced at Rs 2,400 per person, filled with delightful flavors and festive treats. Additionally, elevate your Easter celebrations with their exclusive takeaway options, including Turkey Ballotine, Wrapped Salmon in puff pastry, Sushi Platter, and Chocolate Charlotte from Rocher Coco. Don’t miss out on these delectable offerings; place your orders 24 hours in advance by calling 403 7220 or visiting hennessyonthego.mu. For bookings and inquiries, contact them at 403 7249 or email fbmanager@hennessyhotel.com.

Photo Credit: Hennessey Park Hotel

Easter Brunch at Buddha-Bar Beach Mauritius

Indulge in an Easter brunch extravaganza at Buddha-Bar Beach, hosted by Sugar Beach Mauritius and Your Sunlife on 31st March, from 12 pm – 3 pm. With the stunning backdrop of Wolmar Beach, immerse yourself in a culinary journey filled with exquisite flavors and tantalizing delights. Enjoy a complimentary flute of Moët & Chandon as you savor the diverse menu offerings, including cold starters and salads like Buddha-Bar Chicken Salad, Kenkō Salad, and Lemon Grass Beef Salad. Delight in Robata Charcoal Grill specialties like Ni-Thai King Prawn and Negima Chicken, along with a selection of sushi and sashimi. For the main course, relish dishes like Shake-Amamiso and Wok Singapore Chili Prawns. Conclude your feast with a selection of delectable desserts. Priced at Rs 5000 per person, this Easter brunch promises to be an unforgettable experience. Book your spot now by calling 5254 6891 or emailing buddhabarbeach@sugarbeachmauritius.com.

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Photo Credit: Sugar Beach Mauritius via Facebook

Easter Getaway at Le Jadis Beach Resort & Wellness Mauritius


Easter Eve Buffet Dinner (Saturday, March 30): Indulge in a festive feast at Sylea restaurant accompanied by live music. From succulent roasts to fresh seafood and luscious desserts, the evening promises elegance, delectable flavors, and cherished moments.

Price: MUR 2,500 per person, MUR 1,250 per child (3-11 years)

Easter Buffet Lunch (Sunday, March 31): Join the whole family for a memorable Easter celebration at Passion Creole. Enjoy traditional Easter favorites, egg hunting, and water activities. Cool off in the Lagoona Pool or Infinity Lap Pool.

Price: MUR 1,950 per person, MUR 975 per child (3-11 years)

Photo Credit: Le Jadis Beach Resort & Wellness Mauritius via Facebook

Women Entrepreneur Market-Easter Products

Date: March 30 Duration: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Quartier des Serres, Domaine de Labourdonnais, Mapou, Mauritius

Quartier des Serres invites everyone to join them under La Halle as they celebrate women entrepreneurs, organized by the National Women Entrepreneur Council NWEC Mauritius. This event aims to showcase the creativity and passion of local women artisans. Visitors can explore a vibrant market featuring handmade products crafted by inspiring women. It’s an opportunity to support and uplift the entrepreneurial spirit of women while discovering unique treasures. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Photo Credit: Quartier des Serres

Easter Brunch at Château Mon Désir

Date: March 31 Duration: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Location: Château Mon Désir, Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius

Château Mon Désir invites you to reserve your table for their delightful Easter brunch on March 31. Prepared by their talented Chef and his team, this brunch promises an enchanting culinary experience. Bring your family and join in the Easter festivities, including an egg hunt for kids at 11:30 am. The event offers the perfect setting to celebrate Easter with loved ones. Prices are Rs 2,890 per person, with a 50% discount on the adult rate for children aged 2-11 years old. For reservations, contact meeting.mau@maritim.com or call 2041000.

Happy Easter Celebrations at Cascavelle Shopping Mall

Date: March 30 Duration: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Location: Cascavelle Shopping Mall

Cascavelle Shopping Mall presents an Easter celebration filled with excitement for kids and adults alike! On March 30, embark on a summer adventure packed with fun activities including egg hunts, crafts, Pinatas, bunny making, and more. Explore the Meet the Young Makers Market showcasing talented young artisans, and groove to live music sessions. Don’t miss out on the sunny vibes and bring along friends and family for an unforgettable Easter experience.

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Photo Credit: Cascavelle Shopping Mall

Easter Happiness at The Address Boutique Hotel

Date: March 31, 2024 Duration: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm Location: The Address Boutique Hotel

Indulge in an Easter culinary adventure at The Address Boutique Hotel’s Ninety-Six hotels. Join in on March 31 for a delightful Easter Brunch at La Fourchette, priced at Rs 1,800 per person. Experience live music, egg hunts, face painting, and even sightings of the Easter Bunny! Book your spot now by contacting 405 3007 or emailing fbcoordinator@addressboutiquehotel.com.

Easter Eggsplosion of Fun at Ruisseau Creole

Date: March 30 Duration: 10:30 am – 2:00 pm Location: Ruisseau Creole, La Mivoie, Rivière Noire

Prepare for an Easter Eggsplosion of Fun at Ruisseau Creole on March 30! From 10:30 am to 2:00 pm, join in for a day packed with festive activities including an egg hunt, balloon twisting, a magic and illusion show by Magician Krish, a jumping and sliding castle, dart games, a giant inflatable ring toss game, a giant snake and ladder with jumbo dice, and more! Indulge in sweet delights like popcorn and cotton candy, and grab some food and drinks from our stands. It’s going to be an egg-citing celebration!

Le Grand Marché de Pâques

Date: March 30th at 8 am and, Location: Barachois Estate, 90901, Tamarin, Mauritius

On March 30th, you are invited to the grand Easter market organized by Cap Tamarin. Local and regional producers will be present to offer a variety of fresh and organic products from sustainable and organic agriculture. You can also explore the handmade creations of local artisans. This event is family-friendly, featuring a large Easter egg hunt starting at 10 am.

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Photo Credit: Cap Tamarin

Japanese Film Festival by Embassy of Japan in Mauritius

Location: MCine, La City Trianon Date: March 30, 2024 Time: 3:30 pm

An Oscar 2024 award-winning animated film, “The Boy and the Heron,” will be screened for free as part of the Japanese Film Festival 2024 – Special Edition. On March 30, 2024, at 4:00 pm, the Embassy of Japan in Mauritius will present the Oscar 2024-winning animated film, “The Boy and the Heron,” directed by the renowned Hayao Miyazaki from Studio Ghibli, as part of the Japanese Film Festival 2024 (JFF 2024) – Special Edition, at the MCine cinema in La City Trianon. This event will be free to the public, with a limit of 200 seats. The film, with a duration of two hours and four minutes, will be shown in Japanese with French subtitles.

Photo Credit: 在モーリシャス日本国大使館 Embassy of Japan in Mauritius

Soirée dan Centre by Olivier Sirop MO MEM SA

Location: JAM INN Petite Rivière
Date: Saturday, 30th of March at 6PM

With Rs300, you’ll get to enjoy live performances by your favorite comedians like Ton Marcel, Gaby, Sizann, Laval Disco, Christina Sirop, Olivier Sirop (Momemsa), Didier Anthony, and D-Jok.

DJ Afro S will set the dance floor on fire with his crazy mixes.

And let’s not forget our national icon, Desire Francois, with his unique voice, who will be there for an exceptional performance during the evening.

What better way to spend a delightful evening than with this mix of comedy, dancefloor fun, and Desire Francois’ showcase? 

Photo Credit: Olivier Sirop MO MEM SA

Moka Rangers XC 2024

Location: Bar le Duc, Moka Duration: 4 hours

Moka XC Trail Run: Attendees are invited to join the Moka XC Trail Run on March 30th, featuring a picturesque 7.2 km loop showcasing panoramic views. Suitable for all levels, with multiple lap options. Registrations are open until March 29th. Check-in starts at 7:00 am, with the race commencing at 8:00 am. Participants will receive complimentary bread after the race.

Registrations are already open at Rs 500 for license holders and Rs 650 for non-license holders (including a sandwich).  Available on the Roag website: https://bit.ly/48B47Zx

Photo Credit: Moka Rangers Sports Club

Trio Classique- Event by Société Musicale de l’île Maurice

Location: Château de Labourdonnais Date: 29th March Time: 7 pm

Join the enchanting musical performance by Julien Gernay, Cécile, and Romain Leleu at Château de Labourdonnais. This special trio, formed 20 years ago during their studies at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris, will captivate the audience with their melodious compositions.

 Ticket Prices:

  • Members: Rs 800
  • Non-members: Rs 1,000

For reservations, contact: Email: societe.musicale.maurice@gmail.com Phone: 5498 1551

Payments are accepted via bank transfer (ABSA 141163949).

Photo Credit: Société Musicale de l'île Maurice

Game Night at Kenzi Bar at Flic en Flac

Location: Kenzi Bar Resto, Flic En Flac Duration: 7 pm – 12 am

Head over to Kenzi Bar in Flic En Flac on Saturday, March 31st for the game night! The evening will start from 7:00 PM until midnight.

  • Free entry as usual 
  • Plenty of games on the menu, feel free to bring your own and introduce them to us!!
  • Fantastic hosts to guide you through the rules 
  • Drinks and meals are available on-site!
Photo Credit: Board Gamers Mauritius


Experience the ultimate fusion of excitement and euphoria at Barachoix 2.0! On March 29th from 10 pm – 5 am, at Big Willy’s Tamarin in Mauritius, you will be treated to non-stop beats and unforgettable moments with Lisadebrown from Amsterdam.

Get ready to dance, laugh, and make memories that will last a lifetime. Barachoix 2.0 – Bringing the world to Mauritius, one beat at a time!

Brace yourself for the phenomenal Lisadebrown, jetting in from Amsterdam’s music capital, just for YOU!

Get ready to be enchanted by her infectious dancehall and Afro-music vibes as she takes center stage in the Basshall event.

But that’s not all—immerse yourself in the ultimate dance experience with sets from seven sensational local DJs, ensuring that the party never stops and the beats keep coming until sunrise.

This is not just another party—it’s The Ultimate Dancehall & Afrohouse Extravaganza! Barachoix 2.0 – where the magic happens, and the energy never dies!

Limited tickets are available—act fast!

Photo Credit: Otayo

The Lion King (1994) – Open-Air Cinema

Join the enchanting experience of watching the timeless classic “The Lion King” under the stars at Domaine de Labourdonnais.

Synopsis: A young lion prince is cast out of his pride by his cruel uncle, who claims he killed his father. As the uncle rules with an iron paw, the prince grows up beyond the Savannah, living by a philosophy: No worries for the rest of your days. But when his past comes to haunt him, the young prince must decide his fate: Will he remain an outcast or face his demons and become what he needs to be?

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Duration: 01h 28m
Rating: G
Date: 30th March 2024
Start Time: 7:00 pm
Audio: French language
Subtitle: English language


Ticket Options:

  • Bring Your Seat: Rs 125 – Bring along a seating of your choice, Access to the CSLE movie

  • Premium: Rs 290 – Luxury Sofa, Comfortable for all sizes, Prime Seat Location

  • VIP: Rs 450 – Comfortable Luxury Sofa, Front Centre Seating, Prime Seat Location, Individual Seat (1 person)


  • Tickets purchased are Non-Refundable
  • Tickets sold at the door (if available) will be priced at Rs 10 more

Get your tickets here.

Photo Credit: Otayo

Tizan Gato Kanet

Immerse yourself in the famous local folktale of Tizan Gato Kanet (Tizan and his candy tree) with a captivating blend of storytelling, performance, and music!

  • Date: Saturday, 30th March 2024
  • Time: 2:00 PM
  • Event Language: English
  • Location: Caudan Arts Center
  • Duration: 50 minutes
  • Price Range:
    • Kids: Rs 200
    • Adults: Rs 350
    • School Shows: Rs 150

Experience the enchanting tale of Tizan, who plants a tree of Gato Kanet (candy marbles). However, his peaceful endeavor is disrupted by the arrival of a witch with sinister intentions. Will Tizan outsmart the witch and secure his victory?

Secure your tickets now and embark on this magical journey!

Photo Credit: Caudan Arts Center
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