Thank God it’s Friday!! Are you wondering where you can go with the children or the family this weekend? Below are family-friendly events you can attend this weekend, February 8th and 9th in Lagos. You can also check out our Family-friendly spot of the week; you can visit with the kids for lovely family time.
Family Friendly Spot Of The Week
Rufus & Bee
Opening Hours: Mon- Thu: 12pm- 10.30pm, Fri- Sun : 12pm- 1am | Location: Twin Waters, Okunde Bluewater Zone, off Remi Olowude Street, Lekki, Lagos | Contact: 09080077221 or 09080077226
Rufus and Bee Lagos is a game arcade center that has over 100 games to give you exciting fun and satisfaction. It is a fun house in every sense of the word.
From classic snooker games to the contemporary Dance Revolution, a sports bar, bowling lanes and our American Tex-Mex Restaurant. With over 100 exciting games, Rufus & Bee provides the ultimate gaming experience for kids, adults, families and corporate teams. The exciting ambiance of kids and adults enjoying different type of games is quite fascinating.
If you are a first timer, you would have to purchase a buzz card to gain access or play any game. The buzz card costs one thousand Naira and an additional 5,000 first credit top up should be made. At the end of each of the games, points and/or gifts will be won.
The goal at Rufus & Bee is to be your first choice for fun through the best combination of the latest and greatest games, ultimate sports-viewing, amazing food and dramatic cocktails. They offer you the opportunity to “Eat, Drink, Play, Watch sport and Enjoy”; all in one location.
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon
Date: 8th of February | Time: Marathon – 6:30am | Location: Eko Atlantic, Victoria island
The starting point will be at Western Avenue, in front of the National Stadium Surulere, opposite Teslim Balogun Stadium. The finish will be in front of Eko Atlantic City, Victoria Island.
The route for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: National Stadium; Fadeyi Bus Stop, Osborne Road; Lekki – Ikoyi Link Bridge; Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, VI; Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue; Federal Palace, Ahmadu Bello Way; Silverbird Cinemas Galleria, Victoria Island and Eko Atlantic, Ahmadu Bello Way.
Top artistes and a selection of other activities will be available at the finish point to entertain the participants and supporters. Food and Beverage facilities will also be available here.
Date: Sun Feb 09 2020 | Time: 11:30 – 17:00 | Location: 10, Ojora Close, Off Idowu Martins, Victoria Island
On the Second Sunday of the month, LET THERE BE BRUNCH Lagos. Welcome to a new way to explore; welcome to Second Sundays! Sunday February 9th, assemble your brunch squad and prepare for a day out with the EXP Danfo experience! Tickets are available here
Conversations @ INDIGO
Date: Sat, February 8, 2020 | Time: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM | Location: 135a Brickfield Rd, Lagos
In this conversation, we’ll explore what mental illness can look like and how it has been depicted over the years through film and art. Conversations @ INDIGO are free monthly conversations on a Saturday afternoon from 3pm where we come together to discuss a topic that is relevant to being a member of our society.
Conversations usually last for about 90 minutes and we spend the remaining time connecting with others and getting to know other like-minded Lagosians. The format is salon-style where we have a group leader who guides the Conversation. Register here
The Delivery Boy
Date: Sun Feb 09 2020 | Time: 16:00 – 19:00 | Location: 9, Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos
Screen Out Loud – Lagos & Something Unsual Studios present: “The Delivery Boy” by Adekunle Nodash Adejuyigbe. The screening will be followed by a conversation with the film’s award-winning director.
ABOUT THE FILM: Amir, a teenage orphan boy, runs into a young girl while trying to escape a mob. She is a prostitute with an agenda and he has a bomb vest under his dress. They are both running out of time and they soon realise they need each other to achieve their goals. Their journey takes them through the underbelly of the city exposing the hidden back side of the African Society and its dangerous culture of silence in the presence of evil. Doors open at 4 pm. Valet parking only
JAZZ IN MY ROOM LIVE
Date: Sat Feb 08 2020 | Time: 19:00 – 21:00 | Location: 9, Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos
Alliance Française Lagos / Mike Adenuga Centre is proud to present for the second time on stage Tombrapade Robert Quartet, on Saturday, February 8th, at 7:00 PM. The concert will last two hours, with a 20 minutes intermission.
Tombrapade Robert is a composer, drummer, percussionist and a fast-rising Jazz musician with a background in classical music from the MUSON School of Music. With a great passion for jazz music, he started a jazz online project, Featuring young and upcoming jazz musicians in Nigeria called Jazzimyr (jazz in my room). This project which he believes will be the best jazz platform online and on stage. Tickets will be sold at the door for 1k. Valet parking only.
Paintballing at OMU Resort
Date & Time: Saturday 09:00 – 06:00 Sunday 12- 06.00 | Location: Bogije Town, Ibeju Lekki
Welcome to Omu Resort World of Conservation, Education & Entertainment. The world of OMU RESORT is set in a rainforest environment, it allows guests to experience and be inspired by the wonders of nature.
They welcome new attractions of Antique Museum and Boat Cruise, in addition to our waterfront sitting. Simply Stunning. This is in addition to the new Amusement Ride called CRUNCH TIME and our overhaul of the SeaWorld.
You can paintball, go on amazing and exhilarating rides and visit the zoo. If you’re lucky, you’ll get to watch when they feed the lion!
Date: Sun Feb 09th 2020 | Time: 9-5 | Location: 17 Oyinkan Abayomi Drive, Ikoyi
Discover a new way to have fun in Lagos! Kayak the Lagos Lagoon. Sessions available – 9:00am – 5:00pm Email: [email protected] to reserve your kayak.
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