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Exciting Weekend Activities to Enjoy in Mauritius: 25 – 27 August

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Sneak peek at all the fun things to do this weekend in Mauritius!

Our island is filled with many fun and exciting activities. From cool parties, and live music concerts, to markets and more, we’ve compiled all the things to do this weekend in Mauritius. Enter the 3rd month of this year with many exciting and fun activities you can indulge in with your friends and family. Read on to find out how else you can make the most of this weekend in Mauritius. 

Things to do this weekend in Mauritius: 

1. GameNight at Kenzi Bar – Flic En Flac

Dive into a Weekend in Mauritius with Game Night, an event by Board Gamers Mauritius, Kenzi Bar Resto, and Patrick Morin on 26th August from 7 pm. 

This will be their thirtieth game night extravaganza at Kenzi Bar, Flic En Flac. Get ready to embark on a gaming adventure that promises fun, strategy, and an unforgettable evening.

Event Highlights:

Free Entry: As usual, entrance to the event is absolutely free! 😍

A Plethora of Games: Bring along your favorite games and discover new ones from our diverse collection. Let’s play, laugh, and compete together!

Expert Game Guides: Our fantastic game hosts will be on hand to guide you through the rules and ensure you have a blast. 

Food and Drinks: Satisfy your cravings with a variety of delicious meals and refreshing beverages available right at the venue.

Find more about the event here.

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Photo Credit: Board Gamers Mauritius

2. Kendra Fair | Rakhi Edition

Discover Unique Rakhi Delights at Kendra Fair on the 26th of August from 9 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Kendra. This weekend in Mauritius, immerse yourself in the enchanting celebration of Rakhi at the exclusive Kendra Fair! Delight in the joy of gifting and cherish the bond with your siblings and loved ones.

Event Highlights:

Rakhi Delights: Experience the magic of Rakhi with a diverse array of unique gifts and treasures that perfectly capture the spirit of this festival. 

Strengthen Bonds: Show your love and appreciation by selecting the perfect token of affection for your siblings. Discover thoughtful presents that reflect the depth of your relationship.

Creative Crafts: Explore handcrafted items, intricate designs, and artistic creations that add a personal touch to your gifts. Find something truly special for your loved ones.

 Experience Rakhi Magic: Whether you’re seeking traditional gifts or modern expressions of love, Kendra Fair offers a variety of options to make this Rakhi truly memorable.

Join the Celebration: Mark your calendar for this vibrant Rakhi Edition of Kendra Fair. Bring your family, friends, and enthusiasm to make this weekend in Mauritius a time to remember. Let’s celebrate the bonds that matter most! 

Weekend In Mauritius
Photo credit: Kendra via Facebook

3. Kids Fun Day –Flacq Retail Park

 On Saturday, August 26th, come to celebrate the opening of the new children’s garden at Flacq Retail Park. Come with your family to discover the new play area, make new friends, and create beautiful souvenirs. The event will be here from 11 AM to 4 PM. 

Activities of the Day:

🎨 Paint by Numbers: Create a masterpiece together with your family and uncover the magic behind the numbers.

🎈 Balloon Shaping and Clowns: Watch in amazement as balloons come to life in various shapes, accompanied by delightful clowns to keep the laughter going.

🍪 DIY Workshop – Decoration of Cookies: Unleash your creativity by decorating cookies in your unique style.

🎨 Face Painting: Transform into your favorite characters or embrace artistic designs with captivating face painting.

🏰 Bouncing Castle: Jump, bounce, and play to your heart’s content in a fantastic bouncing castle.

🍔 Street food Vendors: Relish the flavors of local street food vendors offering delectable treats.

And More: Prepare for surprises, activities, and joyful moments that await you!

🥳🎉 Join the Celebration: Mark your calendars and bring your family to Flacq Retail Park for a day filled with excitement and entertainment. From 10 AM to 4 PM, let’s make this weekend in Mauritius unforgettable for kids and adults alike. Don’t miss out on the laughter and memories! 

Weekend in Mauritius
Photo Credit: Flacq Retail Park via facebook

4. Live Music: Damien Elisa Concert at IFM

Experience an evening of enchanting melodies on August 25th at the French Institute of Mauritius (IFM), Rose-Hill. Indulge yourself in the magic of live music as Damien Elisa takes the stage, accompanied by the talented Shekina Mootanah.

Event Details:

Date: August 25th

Venue: French Institute of Mauritius (IFM), Rose-Hill

Musical Journey: Damien Elisa’s piano-voice repertoire, with Shekina Mootanah in the first part.

Unforgettable Evening: A unique musical experience awaits you, showcasing the beauty of Mauritian talent.

Ticket Price: Rs 300 only

Don’t miss this chance to immerse yourself in spellbinding harmonies and celebrate the rich musical heritage of Mauritius. Get your tickets now on Otayo and join us on August 25th at IFM Amphitheatre. Let the melodies carry you away! 🎵🎹

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Photo Credit: Otayo Mauritius via Facebook

5. Paul Taylor Live Comedy Show in Mauritius

Join us for an evening of laughter with the British comedian and stand-up sensation, Paul Taylor! Get ready for hilarious comedy and entertainment.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, August 26th

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Venue: Trianon Convention Centre, Trianon Ave No.2

About the Show: Presenting “Bisoubye x,” Paul Taylor’s latest hilarious creation! Join this bilingual show where Paul takes you on a comedic journey of saying goodbye to certain aspects of life and embracing new chapters. If you’ve seen his previous shows and videos, don’t worry—fresh jokes await you!

Bilingual Fun: Paul Taylor, the British humorist living in France since 2009, brings you a blend of jokes in both English and French. It’s a live experience, so grab a pint and get ready to laugh till you drop!

🎟️ Secure your spot now and prepare for an unforgettable evening filled with laughter, wit, and comedy. The ticket price is Rs 750 onwards. 

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Photo Credit: Ticketbox

6. Tribute to Roger Clency Concert

Tune in for an unforgettable musical experience as we pay tribute to the legendary Roger Clency and celebrate the illustrious career of Marie-Josée Clency, the iconic “Queen of Sega”.

Event Details:

Date: August 26, 2023

Venue: J&J Auditorium

Contact: defiquotidien@defimedia.info

A Farewell Performance: Marie-Josée Clency, the esteemed Sega singer with an impressive 65-year career, will grace the stage one last time at the J&J Auditorium. This concert marks a momentous occasion as she bids farewell to the music scene, captivating us with her timeless melodies.

A Tribute to Roger Clency: The concert will also pay homage to the late Roger Clency, an iconic singer who captured the hearts of the Mauritian nation. Together, Marie-Josée and Roger made Sega known globally.

An Evening of Melodies: For two enchanting hours, revel in Marie-Josée Clency’s greatest hits, including “English ran mo mari”, “We Inseparable”, and “Guidi-Guidi”. The couple’s children and grandchildren will interpret pieces by Roger Clency, alongside local and Indian Ocean artists in captivating duets.

Supporting a Worthy Cause: The concert’s proceeds will contribute to the “A Meal for You” pilot project. This initiative aims to provide breakfast and nourishing bread to around fifty young students every morning, ensuring they start their day right.

Secure your tickets now and be part of this memorable tribute concert on a remarkable weekend in Mauritius. Let the melodies and unity resonate! 🎶🎤🌟

Weekend In Mauritius
Photo Credit: Defi Media Mauritius

7. Frolic Meet & Trek – 2nd Edition

Let’s discover together the trail to the summit of Le Pouce mountain, departing from Moka.
Le Pouce is the third-highest peak on the island and one of the most iconic. The path is nicely shaded by trees halfway through, and then, it opens up onto this massive plateau. If you’re up for a little adventure, there’s a 10-minute trail from there to the summit. When the weather’s good, the view is absolutely killer!
Date: 27th August, Sunday
Time: 9 a.m
Duration: 2 hours one way.

Meeting Point: Le Pouce Start Point in Moka (https://www.google.com/…/data=!4m6!3m5…) We’ll post a pin with the exact location on the Whatsapp group.

Gears: Hiking shoes, water bottles, insect repellants, and raincoats.
Join our Frolic Meetup WhatsApp group to receive all the updates or ask any questions about the meetup: https://chat.whatsapp.com/DyEqoywzTFTHrvkEqiIYXl
** Take note it is a FREE event**
Get more ideas on different trek routes: https://frolic.mu/your-guide-to-the-best-walking-and..
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Photo Credit: Frolic Mauritius
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