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Fun things to do this weekend in Mauritius: 4-6 August-Frolic

Weekend Guide, What to do this weekend in Mauritius, Family and friends fun time this weekend

Get ready for a thrilling glimpse of the weekend’s top-notch entertainment in Mauritius!

Our vibrant island is bursting with an array of enjoyable and exhilarating activities, from groovy parties and live music extravaganzas to captivating markets and beyond. Embark on a fantastic adventure with friends and family as we dive into the eighth month August, filled with endless excitement and merriment. Continue reading to discover more ways to elevate your weekend experience in Mauritius.

Things to do this weekend in Mauritius: Unleash the Fun!

1. Saturday Vibes

Get ready to kickstart your weekend with a burst of positivity at the Charity Center’s exciting event in Tamarin. Happening this Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm, the Saturday Vibes event is all about community, shopping, and good vibes.

🌞 What to Expect: From fashion to home decor, toys to books, the event offers a diverse range of items that cater to all tastes. And the best part? Everything comes at fantastic prices, ensuring a great shopping experience without straining your wallet.

🤗 Spread the Word: The Charity Center invites everyone to join in the fun. Share the news with friends and family – this is an opportunity to shop, connect, and make a difference within the community.

✌️ Mark Your Calendar: Set your alarms and clear your schedule for this Saturday. Embrace the Saturday vibes, engage with the community, and enjoy a morning filled with smiles and wonderful discoveries.

Let’s make this event a success by coming together, spreading the word, and relishing the Saturday vibes. See you there!


Charity Event, Pre loved goods, Fair and Sustainabilty
Photo Credit: Charity Centre, Tamarin

2. Nature Warriors Mauritius- Serene Hike at La Ferme

Nature Warriors Mauritius is thrilled to announce an upcoming event that promises a rejuvenating escape into nature’s embrace. On Sunday, August 6, 2023, at 8:30am  an enriching and calming hike is planned at the picturesque La Ferme.

Embrace Nature’s Beauty: Participants will be guided on a leisurely stroll through the scenic Corps de Garde range, leading to the stunning La Ferme Reservoir. This reservoir holds the distinction of being the third-largest in Mauritius in terms of water capacity, boasting a capacity of 11.52Mm3. The route offers ample opportunities to revel in the lush greenery that envelops the area.

A Journey to Cascade la Ferme: Following the reservoir experience, the hike continues with a path that winds its way behind Montagne St Pierre, culminating at the majestic Cascade la Ferme. While the waterfall is dependent on heavy rain for its full form, a small jacuzzi-like stream awaits atop, providing a refreshing respite. The breathtaking view from this point is nothing short of extraordinary.

The Details You Need:

  • Hike Distance: 5.4km
  • Difficulty Rating: 3.5/5 (Suitable for those in good physical condition)
  • Terrain: Primarily flat, with a modest incline near the turbine
  • Children must be accompanied by adults

Pack Accordingly: For a comfortable and enjoyable experience, attendees are advised to bring:

  1. Personal food and water
  2. Spare clothes or a tracksuit, in anticipation of rain
  3. A plastic bag to responsibly manage waste

Reserve Your Spot: To secure your spot for this invigorating journey, a non-refundable payment can be made via Juice to 000448389207. To learn more about the fee, reach out via WhatsApp, Message, or Call at 58066494.

Join the Movement, Make a Difference: By participating, you become a part of the Nature Warriors Mauritius community. Embrace the spirit of environmental consciousness by adopting the “Goodness Map” concept via WhatsApp after the hike. Let’s collectively contribute to the betterment of our surroundings.

Find more about the event here. Also, If you are curious about other fun hikes go check this article out. 

Hike event, Best Hike routes in Mauritius
Photo Credit: Nature Warriors Mauritius

3. The Frolic Monthly Meet-Up

The Frolic Monthly Meet-up is Back! Get ready for a delightful evening of camaraderie as Frolic Mauritius presents the much-awaited Frolic monthly meet-up. Picture this: a stunning sunset, laid-back drinks, and fantastic company. Whether you’re new in town or a familiar face, this event offers the perfect opportunity to make new friends and have a blast. Join us on 5th August, at 5pm, down at Tamarin Public Beach. Bring along your preferred beverages to unwind and connect. Look for us below Veranda Hotel where a Frolic sign will guide you, and we’ll also share the exact location pin on our Whatsapp group. Don’t miss out – join our Frolic Meetup WhatsApp group for updates and any queries: [Link]. Best of all, it’s a FREE event. See you there! 🌅🥂🌴

Frolic Meet up, Socilaise with friends, Chill on the beach with friends, meet up, Frolic Mauritius
Photo Credit: Frolic Mauritius

4. Culinary Bliss at QUAY 11’s Local Gourmet Festival!

Calling all food enthusiasts and flavor explorers – mark your calendars for an extraordinary culinary affair that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your foodie experiences. Prepare to immerse yourself in a world of delectable delights as QUAY 11 proudly presents its much-awaited Local Gourmet Festival. 🌮🍔🍕

🎉 A Gastronomic Celebration Like No Other:
Step into a realm where flavors come alive and every bite is a journey. The Local Gourmet Festival invites you to embark on an unforgettable culinary adventure, where creativity knows no bounds and quality reigns supreme. Whether you’re a connoisseur or simply a lover of good food, this event is designed to satiate your cravings and leave you craving for more

🎁 Surprises Await:
As you immerse yourself in the flavors, get ready to be pleasantly surprised. Mark your calendars for an exciting free food tasting session on the 4th of August from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM. It’s an opportunity you wouldn’t want to miss – a chance to savor a sneak peek of what the festival has in store. Trust us, you won’t be disappointed!

📆 Event Details:

  • Date: 1st – 4th August
  • Venue: QUAY 11, Port Louis (Opposite Air Mauritius)
  • Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

So, whether you’re a dedicated foodie, an adventurous eater, or simply looking to treat your taste buds to a delightful experience, the Local Gourmet Festival at QUAY 11 is where you need to be. Indulge in culinary bliss, explore a world of flavors, and join us for a celebration that promises to leave you craving for more. Save the date, bring your appetite, and get ready to embark on a journey of gastronomic delight! 🥂🍴🎊

Food Festival, Food Lovers Event
Photo Credit: QUAY 11

5. Fri-Yay Bites & Sips – with Scott

Elevate Your Friday with the Fri-Yay Event: Zakadi and Scott Mauritius Raise the Bar! 🥃🍔

Prepare to usher in the weekend with a burst of excitement as Zakadi teams up with Scott & Co Ltd for a Fri-Yay Event that’s set to redefine your Friday evenings! 🥳🥂 Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast, a foodie, or simply looking to unwind, this collaboration promises an evening of unparalleled enjoyment.

📅 Save the Date:
Mark your calendars for August 4th, 2023, as Zakadi Bar & Restaurant plays host to a sensational Fri-Yay Event that will take your Friday to the next level. From 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, indulge in an experience that’s designed to tantalize your taste buds and create unforgettable memories.

Exceptional Deals Await:
Picture this: a treasure trove of deals on beverages, cocktails, and delectable food options. At Zakadi, Fri-Yay isn’t just a concept – it’s a culinary celebration. Treat yourself to the irresistible Burger Deals: your choice of a Chicken, Beef, Venison, Lamb, or Veggie burger, coupled with a captivating cocktail, all for just Rs450. It’s an offer that showcases the harmony of flavors and the artistry behind each creation.

Join the Festivities:
Gather your friends, family, or colleagues and make your way to Zakadi Bar & Restaurant on August 4th. Whether you’re seeking an after-work escape, a pre-weekend treat, or a reason to simply celebrate life, this event has something for everyone. From 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, immerse yourself in a world of flavor, fun, and fantastic company.

Photo Credit: ZAKADI

6. Bring & Slam Poetry

“Express, Speak, Make Yourself Heard… SlamUp Poetry in collaboration with Bagatelle Mall and Meraki Art Tribe presents Bring & Slam Poetry.

Introducing an original concept, the B&S Poetry is an open and inclusive Slam stage. As the name suggests, if you have a poem, slam piece, or any form of written expression that you’d like to share with the world or an equally poetry-loving audience, then B&S Poetry is tailor-made for you.

In just 3 minutes and 10 seconds, step up to the mic at Bagatelle on Saturday, August 5th, starting at 1:00 PM, and perform your piece in front of three passionate poetry enthusiasts. Exciting prizes await the most captivating performances.

Join us, bring your words to life, share, and let’s converse.


  • Only one piece allowed, with a maximum duration of 3 minutes and 10 seconds.
  • The event consists of a single round.
  • Three poetry aficionados will score your performance on a scale of 0 to 10, considering your piece, stage presence, and your individual essence.
  • Let’s keep it positive: No politics, hate speech, or innuendos. We stand united in love and harmony.

Register through the link provided in the event. Let your voice be heard!”


Photo Credit: SlamUp Poésie

7. Self Love Retreat

Nurture Your Inner Self: Spiritual Retreats Mauritius Presents “Cultivate Your Relationship with Yourself”

In the midst of life’s hustle and bustle, it’s easy to lose sight of the most important relationship – the one you have with yourself. Spiritual Retreats Mauritius invites you to embark on a transformative journey of self-discovery and self-love at their upcoming event, where the soothing embrace of a supportive community awaits.

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday, August 5th
  • Time: 10 am – 3 pm
  • Location: Vanilla Village, Tamarin
  • Cost: 2,500Rs (includes Lunch)
  • Booking: Message 5429 3319

A Day of Nurturing: Step into a space where your well-being takes center stage. The “Cultivate Your Relationship with Yourself” event is a haven for those seeking a day of holistic healing and inner growth. Surrounded by kindred spirits, you’ll have the opportunity to explore various facets of self-care and self-improvement.

A Journey of Activities: The agenda is thoughtfully curated to offer a comprehensive experience that touches the mind, body, and soul:

  • Higher Power Meditation by Emma Celout: Immerse yourself in a guided meditation designed to connect you with your inner strength and higher purpose.
  • Yoga by Joseph Sham: Engage in a rejuvenating yoga session led by Joseph Sham, focusing on harmonizing your body and mind.
  • Self Love Activity by Christina Berthelot: Dive into a transformative activity guided by Christina Berthelot, dedicated to nurturing self-love and appreciation.
  • Self Confidence Workshop by David Samuel: Join David Samuel in a workshop tailored to boost your self-confidence and empower you to embrace your unique qualities.
  • Sound Healing & Dance Movement by Joseph Sham: Experience the therapeutic power of sound healing, followed by a liberating dance movement session to elevate your spirits.
  • Culinary Delights: Savor a delectable vegan lunch, herbal teas, and revitalizing juices that nourish your body from within.

Your Path to Wellness: The “Cultivate Your Relationship with Yourself” event is your invitation to rekindle the connection with your inner self, surrounded by a community of like-minded individuals. The serene backdrop of Vanilla Village in Tamarin sets the stage for a day of growth, introspection, and rejuvenation.

Book Your Spot: Seize this opportunity to invest in yourself and embark on a journey of self-discovery. Secure your place by sending a message to 5429 3319 and be a part of a day that promises to leave you with a refreshed perspective and a renewed sense of self.

In a world that constantly demands our attention, take a day to give back to yourself – to reconnect, realign, and rediscover the beauty within. Join Spiritual Retreats Mauritius on August 5th for an unforgettable experience that nurtures your relationship with yourself and sets you on the path to holistic well-being.

Photo Credit: Spiritual Retreats Mauritius
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