Thank God it’s Friday!! Are you looking for family friendly things to do this weekend October 5th and 6th in Lagos? Below are a few events you can attend this weekend. We also have family-friendly places you can visit with the kids for a lovely family time.
Date: Sat, October 5, 2019 | Time: 12:00 PM – 11:30 PM | Location: Lekki Leisure, Lagos
Still in the celebration mood of Nigeria’s Independence, we bring to you GREEN FIESTA
FOOD | DRINKS | BEACH GAMES …. and lots more. Gate Fee: FREE for children, #1,000 – Adults.
Horse Riding, Quad Biking, Beach Football, Beach Volleyball, Photo Booth, Complimentary cocktail shooters…. and lots more. Call 09030004646 for more details. Let the waves hit your feet and the sand be your seat
Made in Naija Costume Party
Date: Sat Oct 05 2019 | Time: 13:00 – 20:00 | Location: 33 Grace Anjous Drive, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos
Made in Naija costume day party! 🇳🇬 Featuring some of your favorite staple snacks & local delicacies, palm wine cocktails and Lucidmade’s, expect to leave here belle full. The very best vibes brought to you by @onlyatome, @dj.imj & @djcamron – you don’t want to miss any of these sets! @artxjuju and @adebakarecouture will be there too, with especially Made in Nigeria garms and accessories 🇳🇬 1PM Saturday 5th at @mintbyegc
Bimmerfest x Motorsports Autofiesta
Date: Sun, October 6, 2019 | Time: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM | Location: Tafawa Balewa Square(TBS), 45/57 Massey Bamgboshe Street | @bmwclubnigeria
The BMW Club of Nigeria presents the 2019 edition of the BMW Festival #Bimmerfest in collaboration with the F.A.M.E group to bring to you the Bimmerfest x Motorsports Autofiesta tagged the “Xtreme Xperience”.
This year’s show features the display of Drifting & AutoCross challenges, Supercars parade, SuperBikes Stunts, Gokart Timeattack, BMX stunts, Bikini Car Wash, Live musical performances from Artistes, OEM Manufacturers Parts exhibition and an environment for all BMW enthusiasts & other Petrolheads from across the nation to come have a good time.
An extra part of this year’s attraction features the debut launch of the BMW X7 7-seater SUV as well as the display of the 2020 Model year X3, X5 by the Coscharis Motors group(Official Dealers of BMW in Nigeria)
Shop Everything Fashion
Date: Sat, 5 October 2019 | Time: 12:00 – 23:59 | Location: The Artisan, 14 Anifowoshe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, LA
Fashions Finest Africa presents Shop Everything Fashion on Saturday 5th October. This will be a shopping extravaganza event where you can shop at reasonably affordable prices, get amazing bargains and discounts from your favourite boutique designers and accessory companies.
Its a fun day out for everyone, that includes games, food and drink, non stop music, fashion show and more. If you are looking for somewhere to hangout with fashionistas from across Nigeria, then this is an event that you cannot afford to miss.
THE EVENING WILL END WITH AN AMAZING AFTER PARTY, NIGERIA’S HOTTEST DJ WILL BE THERE WITH HIS CELEBRITY FRIENDS.
Lagos Coffee Festival
Date: Sat, October 5, 2019 | Time: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM | Location: Nakenohs Boulevard, 40 Alexander Road, Lagos | Get tickets here
The Maiden Edition of the Lagos Coffee Festival. Coffee, Culture, Community. If you’re a coffee lover, this is for you!
5TH Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo
Date: 4th – 5th | Time: 9:30 am | Location: WHITE HOUSE HOTELS AND CONFERENCE Centre, 23A, TOYIN STREET , IKEJA
Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo (MINSE) is an international footwear and leather fair. With around 150+ exhibitors, Made In Nigeria Shoe Expo (MINSE) is a strategic platform that brings together the very best of local footwear and leather manufacturers and presenting their craft to the Nigeria public, allowing for wide range visibility, market expansion and competitive advantage assertion.
In addition, Special Master classes would cover topics on bordering on trade facilitation, growth analysis and market prospects of the local and regional leather industry in Nigeria and West Africa, amongst others. There will also be a lot of products available at the Expo. Don’t miss it
Website : www.minse.com.ng
Family-friendly Places to Visit with the Kids
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 beachfront with cabanas and kids playground! You can relax, have a 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
MAXTIVITY – Family Entertainment Center
MAXTIVITY – Family Entertainment Center @ Circle mall, Lekki provides a variety of attractions to families with kids and teens looking for a safe, thrilling and convenient location to play, laugh and celebrate together, at an affordable price.
They are running the following promotions between 29th August to 30th September
1. New customers – N2000 free trial voucher!
2. Birthdays – 10% off Birthday bookings
They have the following attractions: Bumper Cars, SoftPlay, Arcades / Virtual Reality, Climbing Walls, Trampolines, Party Rooms, Food & Drinks
Their family packages starting from N4,000 to N27,000; and use Tokens which allow you to share easily among the whole family. No one is left out!
You can find them Circle Mall (Jakande) Lekki, Lagos
So what are you waiting for! Call on 0802 255 2974 or check out our website www.maxtivity.com.ng or Instagram page @maxtivity.
They look forward to hosting you!
Tour Freedom Park, Onikan
What a peaceful way to ease into the holiday relaxation. Let’s take you on a tour around the historic Freedom Park. Formally known as Her Majesty’s Colonial Prison.
Location: FREEDOM PARK LAGOS, Old Prison Ground Broad Street, Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria | Contact: 08095006567
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.
Location: Km 12, Lagos-Ibadan Expy, Ibafo, Ogun State
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
Welcome to Ticklebay’s purposely built indoor and outdoor party venue. It serves and delivers fun for everyone. The TickleBay venue has –
- 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 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
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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