Family Activities To Do In Chennai This Weekend

Don’t let the weekends just pass you by; make them memorable and exciting. ParentCircle curates the best family activities around Chennai for you and your kids!

By Team ParentCircle

Family Activities To Do In Chennai This Weekend
Things you can do in Chennai this weekend

Who wouldn't like to de-stress and relax their weekend away? Especially a long weekend like this one! With Easter coming up, there are a number of events that are keeping the city busy. 

But even the thought of scouring the Internet for events and activities in your town that are suitable for families can be exhausting. So, to help you skip this tedious process, ParentCircle has thoughtfully curated a list of interesting events that are happening this weekend in Chennai. 

This weekend, magic shows and mystery rooms are waiting to be explored! We hope that you can find something that suits you and your child's interests! Pick away!

1. Magic all the way from Russia 

Family Activities To Do In Chennai This Weekend

EventRussian Magician Alex Black`s Magic Show

Date: 19 April 2019

Time: 4:35 p.m.

Entry ticket: 500

Venue: 74, Kasturi Ranga Avenue, 1st St, Kasturi Estate, Alwarpet, Parthasarathypuram, Teynampet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600018

Description: This weekend, get spellbound by some fascinating magic tricks by Alex Black, a leading Russian magician. He has performed his show in over 15 countries. His unique and matchless acts have gained him quite a popularity. Accompany your children to this magic show and get ready to be visually captivated.

For more details: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/russian-magician-alex-blacks-magic-show/ET00099733

2. Into the world of virtual reality (VR)

Family Activities To Do In Chennai This Weekend

Event: Gaming @ VR Galaxy

Date: 17 April 2019 onwards

Entry ticket: 149

Venue: Mayajaal Basement, No 34, East Coast Road, Kanathur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 603112

Description: VR galaxy is one of the best places to experience some good next-gen virtual reality fun! This arcade offers a myriad of games to choose from, that you and your child can pick, experience and enjoy. The age-appropriate games across varied genres, include Raptor Rampage, Hover Board and Alien Bug Shooter and more. To further amaze you, this place comes with multiplayer facilities, so now you and your child can experience VR together! 

For more details: https://in.bookmyshow.com/activities/gaming-vr-galaxy/ET00080881

3. Unlock the Sherlock in you!

Event: Mystery rooms

Time: Book slots

Entry ticket: 1800

Venue: #24, 2nd Flr (Above Kora), BBCL Magnum, College Rd, Subba Road Avenue, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600006

Description: Grab those magnifying glasses and put on your detective hats because things are about to get mysterious. Mystery rooms is a place where you race against the clock to solve some bizarre cases in groups of 2 to 8 members. The challenge is to escape the themed space within 60 minutes. You can take your child here to sharpen her cognitive skills and encourage teamwork. Explore, use logic, find clues and solve a variety of cases like Murder Mystery, Prison Break, International Diamond Theft and many more.

For more details: https://www.mysteryrooms.in/

4. Up, up and away!

Family Activities To Do In Chennai This Weekend

Event: Airborne Trampoline Park

Venue: 10/29, Khader Nawaz Khan Rd, Thousand Lights West, Thousand Lights, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600006

Description: Here's an opportunity you can jump at, this weekend. Quite literally! Let your inner child out and go crazy in Chennai's first trampoline park. Jump around, do somersaults and show off your gymnastic skills. There are play areas appropriate for different age groups. This place offers a little something for everyone in the family. So, just jump for joy!

For more details: http://airbornepark.com/

5. Be outsmarted by Tenali Raman's tales

Event: Thuru Thuru Tenali Raman

Date: 17 April 2019

Time: 6:45 p.m.

Entry Ticket: 350

Venue: 103, G.N. Road, T.Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600017, India

Description: We have all grown up listening to Tenali Raman tales and without a doubt, we'd love to pass it on to our children. This weekend, witness a comedy dance musical of Tenali Raman's clever tales. What better way to introduce your child to this classic character than a musical and live orchestra?

For more details: https://in.bookmyshow.com/events/thuru-thuru-tenali-raman/ET00100196

6. Easter egg hunt!

Family Activities To Do In Chennai This Weekend
Colourful Easter eggs

Event: Easter Egg Hunt Carnival

Date: 20 and 21 April 2019

Venue: The Leela Palace, M.R.C Nagar.

Description: Indulge in a full-fledged egg hunt with your child this Easter! Join the Leela Palace's Easter Egg Hunt and search for chocolate eggs hidden in the garden. The event is made fun for kids, with bunnies and prizes for the highest number of eggs collected.  

For more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/676712082748079/

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