Editor’s Picks: Top Five Things to Do This Labour Day Weekend

Article by The Editor
Posted: April 30, 2015  

Top 5 to Do Labour Day Weekend

Labour Day, May Day, Bank Holiday or whatever else you choose to call it; all we know is we are all in for a great weekend. And to make sense of everything, we give you the Editor Picks of what’s hot, whats hotter and what you just cannot afford to miss.

1 | Watch Avengers: Age of Ultron
Watch Avengers: Age of Ultron

A no-brainer. The most exciting action flick of 2015 opens in all theatres across the country this weekend. A great choice for anything; a date or family time- the kids will absolutely love it. 
See the full movie schedule here.

And remember you can buy your IMAX ticket on Kenyabuzz.

2 | Catch the biggest fight of the century
Catch the biggest fight of the century

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a diehard boxing fan or a peace-sign throwing pacifist, you simply have to watch this mega fight. Just like the 2008 Obama acceptance speech or the fall of the Berlin Wall, Mayweather vs Pacquiao is one of those historic moments that transcend personal taste. Everyone will be tuning in.

How to watch: DStv Premium, Supersport 2 and SS6 HD.
Special screening: Watch the fight on the biggest most vivid screen in town, at IMAX. Buy your ticket here and book the best seat in the house- it will feel just like being ringside.

3 | Nerea with super boy band Sauti Sol
Nerea with boy band Sauti Sol

Their new song featuring Amos & Josh has captured the hearts and minds of Kenyans. And you can groove with the soulful foursome at four awesome gigs around town over the Labour Day weekend.

April 30, 7pmKili Kiddos Gala Dinner at Nairobi Serena Hotel
May 1 & 2, 6pm – Sauti Sol Cubano Tour at Cubano Greenspan and Cubano Rongai respectively
May 2, 12pmRhino Charge Team 23 Party at Karura Forest

4 | Journey into the magical
4 | Journey into the magical

Our country has the best natural scenery anywhere in the world; and what an opportunity for backpackers and explorers who have four wonderful days to satisfy their wanderlust.

Hiking, trekking, climbing, riding, mountaineering, natural spa pools, game drives, skydiving, white sandy beaches; you name it, Kenya’s got it.

For a few suggestions, check out: Mt Longonot Backpacking Outrip; Mayday Weekend Roadtrip to Hell’s Gate National Park and Bikes & Altitude at the foothills of Mt Kenya.

5 | Eat, drink, shop and make merry
Eat, drink, shop and make merry

The sun ain’t shining but it’s no reason not to celebrate and be glad. And what better way to lift the gloomy forecasts than some good food, fine wine and a new pair of shoes… all with great company.

Did someone say all you can eat juicy niceness?! Yep, at Sarova Whitesands’ BBQ Party and the 8th Barbecue Live at Ngong Racecourse.

And at the Sankara, they will be pairing an exquisite menu with rich flavors of Simonsig Wines. RSVP to to book your slot.

Get the Macklemore thrifting treatment and pop some tags at The Sibling’s Thrift Social. The event is hosted by one of the most weirdly stylish brother/sister combos in Africa. Complete with DJ music, food and drinks.

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