Family Friendly Things To Do This Weekend August 10th & 11th in Lagos

Thank God it’s Friday!! Are you looking for family friendly things to do this weekend August 10th & 11th in Lagos? Below are a few events you can attend this weekend and for the Eid season. We also have family-friendly places you can visit with the kids over the Summer Holiday! Happy Eid Kabir to all our Muslim friends!

Upbeat – Jump, Play & Win

August 10th

Date: 12th – 13th August, 2019 | Location: | Source: LagosMums

It’s the Eid season again!!! Join us at Upbeat Centre for an amazing Eid el Kabir celebration.

Participate in our Jump, Play and Win promo and enjoy fun activities like Trampoline Jump, Soft play, Go-Kart, Virtual Reality, Arcade, and lots more, @ N4000 only. Raffle on the hour / exciting prices to be won. For enquiries call 08188844991. It promises to be an exciting experience


by Eventigo Classic Planners – Your exceptional planner

August 10th

Date: Sat, August 10, 2019 | Time: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM | Location: Lil Zanzibar, 55, Lekki, Lagos

A couples daycation with loads of fun activities, coaches, games, food, drinks and networking. Supported by Olusola Lanre Coaching Academy.

Lovescence is an event organized for married couples as a time out to have fun, relax, connect with each other on a deeper level, reminding themselves of what they love in each other.

A lot of couples do not have dedicated time for themselves and continue to live place every other thing above themselves. The aim of this is to from time to time help couples take a break to rejuvenate.

The ticket fee is NGN 20,000 per person (40,000 per couples) and it promises to be an unforgettable experience. Get a 50% couples discount on Afritickets (limited offer) For more information, visit our website, Lovescence. For partnership, sponsorship, kindly contact the organisers on +2347030856845 or [email protected]

Saturday Morning Yoga

by Doctoora Health

August 10th

Date: Sat, August 10, 2019 | Time: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM | Location: Doctoora Ogudu, 11 Craig Street, Lagos | source

Looking for a relaxing way to keep both your mind and body fit in Lagos, then sign up for these Yoga classes

First session is free!!! You have to sign up for either the single group session of 10 at 2,500naira per person or Private session with 3 of your friends at 9,000 naira per session.

You can also get more value for your money by signing for the monthly plan of 4 sessions at a discounted price of 7,000 naira. Each session promises tranquility and fulfillment plus an awesome opportunity to network


Date: 10th August  |  Time: 10am  |  Location : Lekki, Lagos  |  Call 08023125478 for more information

Having handled many cases on parental issues, family crisis and children’s poor behavioural matters, Excel Adeleke-Samuel has seen inadequate parenting as a gap in improper grooming to raise the 21st century children as a disciplined and independent child.

However the 21st century parents have become non available because of the need to give their children good life and quality lifestyle. The economic reality around the world is demanding that both parents should be at the labour market to provide the basic family needs.

The United State department of Labour posted an actual statistical findings on this trend. Couples with children, 97.4% had at least one employed parent, and 63.0% had both parents employed. Among families maintained by fathers, 84.2% of fathers were employed in 2018, a greater share than the 74.1% of employed mothers in families maintained by mothers.

Join him this Saturday and learn how you can become a more effective busy parent. Be assured that all your worrying questions will be answered in this free learning forum with parents.
You can be the world’s best parent!

Bikaholics of Lagos

Date: Sun Aug 11 2019 | Time: 7am – 10am | Location: 37 Glover Ct, Ikoyi, Lagos

August Cruise! Anyone want to ride Sunday morning? The route: Ikoyi – Vi – Lagos Island – then back to ikoyi. Email [email protected] if you need to rent a bicycle. It’s N3,000 to rent a bicycle for the day!

The Woke Conference

August 10th

Date: Sat, August 10, 2019 | Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM | Location: Afriville, 4 Eric Moore Road, Eric Moore Junction, Surulere | Source

The Woke Conference is a gathering of men and women who are reaching out for new knowledge on how to become better versions of themselves

Love & Pint

August 10th

Date: Sat Aug 10 2019 | Time: 9am – 8pm | Location: Oniru Victoria Island, Lagos

To love is to live, to live a life that gives life to another. To love is to exist, to shed the gruesome scales of selfishness, to not only exist but live with an impact. It is also to be willing to feel hurt, a hurt that may relieve the lasting pain of a brother.

At Restructure Africa is committed to showing our love to humanity in diverse ways and this time, we are ready to set this love in fluid, live-saving and live-giving motion by launching LOVE and PINT 2019.

The first edition of LOVE and PINT in 2018 warmed our hearts with the encouragement of the deep compassion for humanity shown by many youths that came out in their numbers to voluntarily donate 242 pints of blood for the care of children living with sickle cell disease and cancer. This year, they have placed the stakes higher and completely decided to put our trust in the good hearts and hands of men and women, young and old alike who choose to love even when it hurts, to live a life that gives life to another, to give that which money cannot buy and science cannot create, to give the essence of life and give life an essence.

They beseech you to kindly lend a helping hand to the achievement of the goals of LOVE and PINT 2019. In partnership with Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Landmark Beach; Our target is 1,000 pints of voluntarily donated blood, with the aim of reducing the rates of maternal and child mortality from complications directly resulting from the absence of blood for transfusion.

Join Restructure Africa to save lives whilst experiencing summer in a fun-filled event that accommodates the bubbling of food vendors, art exhibitions, jolly music, and lots of laughs, games, dance, guest celebrity appearances and more. It is LOVE AND PINT SEASON.
For more information, Call Restructure Africa +2348022415847

Kayak Lagos

Date: Mon Aug 12 2019 | Time: 9am – 5pm | Location: 17 Oyinkan Abayomi Drive, Ikoyi

Kayak the Lagos Lagoon. Sessions available – 9:00am – 5:00pm Email: [email protected] to reserve your kayak.

N6,000 for 4 Hours N2,500 Per Hour for 2/3 Hours or N3,000 for 1 Hour


August 10th

Date: Sat Aug 10 2019 | Time : 9am – 7pm | Location: 9, Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos

VAN Lagos presents its very first ‘ART + TECH SESSIONS’ on the 10th of August 2019. These series of sessions will involve the use and application of different emerging and existing digital tech in the arts and beyond. Video. Art. Network. – VAN Lagos is a New Media art organisation based in Lagos, Nigeria, founded in 2009, that promotes and develops New Tech and Media Art activities in Nigeria.

This upcoming session will explore the use of Augmented Reality (AR) in Arts (and even entrepreneurship). The all-day session includes an AR Masterclass and Presentations with Techies and Artists Jeremiah Ikongio and Uche Anisuba at the Mike Adenuga Centre.

This session is proudly supported by Alliance Francaise Lagos and Quadron Studios. 9am – 3pm: AR Workshop with Uche Anisuba & Jeremiah Ikongio 5pm – 7pm: AR Jam Session (Free Entrance) To participate in the Workshop please send Motivation email to [email protected] Very limited spaces available No parking – Valet Parking Only

ABÓRI – Food System Design Summit

Date: Tue Aug 13 2019 | Time: 9am – 7pm | Location: 9 Osborne Road, Ikoyi

We’re happy to announce that The Abóri Exhibition: _ FOOD IS MORE THAN EATING _ Has been extended till the 13th of August 2019.. who else is as excited as we are!!! The team behind ABÓRI would like to invite you to our first Nigerian Food Summit. ABÓRI (taken from the Yoruba, Igbo, & Hausa word for food) is a nonprofit organization of people in the multifaceted sectors coming together for growth in the Nigerian food system.

The first ever Nigerian Food Design Summit, 2019 is scheduled to hold from the 22rd – 27th of July, 2019 at Alliance Francaise Mike Adenuga Centre Lagos, Nigeria led by Chef Michael Elégbèdé, Ozoz Sokoh, Yomi Williams, Wandie Kazeem, Anu Bello, Tunde Owolabi, Nifemi Bello, and Abby Williams.

The primary objective of the summit is to create a platform where people from multi-faceted sectors can address issues surrounding sustainability in our food system. The summit, supported by Chef’s Manifesto as part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has international visibility with outcomes that will change the Nigerian food sector for the better as well as New York University food studies program

Family-friendly Places to Visit with the Kids over the Summer Holiday

Hard Rock Cafe

Hard Rock Cafe is number 1 on the list because it is often put on the adults only list. However, it is a family friendly place. They are known for their excellent service, exceptional cocktails, food and unbeatable parties with most famous Djs.

In addition, they have a beach front with cabanas and kids playground! You can relax, have great conversation with your spouse or just a romantic moment and watch the kids lay. It’s a win-win situation.

Location: Plot No 3, Block XVI, Water Corporation Road, Oniru Estate, Victoria Island


Funville is an indoor playground in Victoria Island, for kids ages 3 to 12, and under guardians’ watch! They have a little diner on site and also cater to birthdays
For more information, call 08123456799, or send an email to [email protected] for birthday inquiries. You can also visit their Colorful Instgaram page @funvillelagosfor more insight on the amazing offers they have for your children.

Hi Impact Planet Amusement Park

Hi-Impact Planet Amusement Park and Resort offers world-class fun for the young and old, friends and families. There are games, rides and other entertaining attractions for the young and young at heart. You and your family will enjoy a good time and form magical memories. You can grab a snack or a pastry during your day of fun or enjoy full-blown intercontinental meals at the parks 3 food court.

LocationKm 12, Lagos-Ibadan Expy, Ibafo, Ogun State

Omu Resort

Welcome to the world of Conservation, Education and Entertainment. The world of OMU RESORT set in a rain forest environment allows guests experience and be inspired by the wonders of nature.

It is nestled in a peaceful neighbourhood, occupying a land area of approximately 22 hectares surrounded by the clear waters of OMU CREEK. The resort has expanded yet again to include a purpose built WATER PARK with additional amusement rides such as the Spaceship and bunjee jumping. Other new arrivals at the Omu zoo include the Chimpanzees and flamingos.

Location: 1, Omu resort drive, Bogije Town, Bogije Town, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria

Family Fun Amusement Park

This is another top kid friendly destination. It is an outdoor amusement park filled with different games. They offer packages for birthday parties or school day out in an event centre with a big play area. It is also a perfect place for churches, private and business retreats located in a quiet and serene community.

Location:  10, Oke-Agbo Road, Anuoluwapo Close, Gberigbe, Ikorodu, Lagos, Nigeria

Ticklebay Limited

Welcome to Ticklebay’s purposely built indoor and outdoor party venue. It serves and delivers fun for everyone.  The TickleBay venue has –

  • TableSetters
  • Palpy Chandelier Hall (indoor)
  • TickleBay Playground and Swimming Pool
  • TickleBay Party/Stationery Store.

The playground is a haven for mothers and their little ones. Excellent if you are planning a party. They also offer kids event planning services and party rentals. They have over 26 bouncy castles to rent from and a large selection of candy tables/cart.

Follow Ticklebay on instagram @ticklebay

Location: Kilometer 13, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lekki, Eti Osa, Lagos, Nigeria

Funtopia Leisure Resort

Funtopia is an ideal children’s world and is located in Ibeju-Lekki. There are fun sections for kids below the age of three; parents can have fun with their children when they play, swim and enjoy several water sports. There are also arcade and computer games in ‘Cusco city’, billiards, table tennis in ‘The Shed’ and a wide variety of other activities to keep your children entertained.

Location: Km 35, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lekki Estate Phase 1, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos

Funland Limited

July 27th

Funland is a recreational and entertainment park for kids with facilities that include toys, games, bouncy castles, train rides, carousels and so many other creative and interactive games for children and adults.

Location: 25, Joel Ogunnaike Street, G.R.A, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria

Chocolat Royal

If there was any place that was made for kids, @chocolatroyal would be it. If the authentic, freshly baked French pastries, chocolates, breads, donuts and ice creams don’t sway them, then the paint and bake ceramic cafe next door will.

Location: 267a Etim Inyang Crescent, Victoria Island



FuntasticaLand is a party and family entertainment centre created to offer the local community a fun packed day out in a safe environment with loads of exciting things to do, but most of all at an affordable price so everyone can join in.It consists of rides such Kiddies rides, Merry-go-round, Video Game Arcades, Bouncy Castles, Funzone, 6D Cinema, Play Stations, 3D movies, Fun Food Kiosks, Party Shop, Dance Machine, Party Hall and Many More…

Location: 25 Olusoji Idowu St, Ilupeju Olusoji Idowu Street Ilupeju, 100252, Lagos

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