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Festival Mall is one of the newer malls in Lagos. Located in FESTAC town, right beside Golden Tulip Hotel, this UPDC development provides a choice variety of retail store where you can find all you need. Festival Mall, a 10,961 sqm edifice opened for business in 2015. Since then, it has become rather popular among residents of the Festac, Amuwo-Odofin, Mile 2, Ojo, Alaba, Orile and Okota areas. The mall has its own Shoprite as well as Silverbird Cinemas, one of the top cinema houses in the country.
When is the Best Time to Visit Festival Mall?
You can visit Festival Mall on any day of the week. One of the great things about this mall is that it is never as crowded as Ikeja City Mall or Leisure Mall. This means you can safely plan your family outing, a movie date or hang out on the weekend without fear of crowds.
Things to Do at Festival Mall
Looking for a place to kick back and relax? Perhaps you want to spend quality time with your family or maybe you want to take a special “daycation” with your better half. Festival Mall is perfect all these and more. There are special kids rides around the mall, you can enjoy a delicious meal at romantic restaurants like Ocean Baskets. You can also enjoy the latest romance or blockbuster movie with a fresh bucket of popcorn on the cinema floor.
1. Watch a Movie at Silverbird Cinemas
To get an idea of the movie schedule at Festival Mall and cinema show time, you can simply walk to the ticket booth and get a pamphlet. If you want to plan ahead, you can check for the details on the Festival Mall or Silverbird Cinemas website.
Festival Mall Movie Price List
- Monday: N1,000 (Movie + Pop Corn + Drink)
- Tuesday: Adult N1,000; Students/Children N500
- Wednesday: Adult N1,000; Student/Children N500
- Thursday: Adult N1,000; Student/Children N500
- Friday-Sunday: Adult N1,500; Student/Children N1,000
- Public Holidays: Adult N1,500; Students/Children N1,000
- School Excursion: N1,000/Person (Movie, Popcorn, and Drink)
- Indian Movies: N2,500/Person (free popcorn and drinks)
2. Shop Till You Drop
Some people actually refer to Festival Mall as Shoprite FESTAC. That’s how conspicuous the Shoprite is. You can stroll in and buy all that your heart desires. If the Shoprite doesn’t have what you are looking for, the other stores around the mall definitely will.
Stores Available at Festival Mall
- Audacious – Fashion Outlet
- Diva House – Fashion Accessories
- HealthPlus – Pharmacy
- Slot – Multirange Gadgets Store
- Ennzo – Fashion Outlet
- Ruff n’ Tumble – Kids Fashion Outlet
- Maybrands – Fashion Outlet
3. Eat Sumptuous Meals
At Festival Mall, you will be spoiled for choice. There are various upscale restaurants that provide ‘finger-licking’ goodness with cuisines from across the world.
Restaurants Available at Festival Mall
- Ocean Baskets – Sea Food
- Kilimanjaro – African Cuisine
- Debonairs – Pizza
- Rhapsody’s – Bar/Lounge
Fun Facts about the Festival Mall, Festac
- The mall is a community-based shopping and entertainment node in the heart of Lagos.
- It has a huge population- over 2.5Million for the catchment area.
- The mall is home to Self-sustaining footfalls and critical mass for shoppers.
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