Come celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the long-running bar in Shanghai the Cotton’s with free canapes, live music and more. DJ set by Mudonnah. Dress code: white.
📍 132 Anting Road | 安亭路132号
Happening in Zapata’s garden, it’s a party all night long with DJs, Mexican dancers, and face painters. At the same time, there will be a taco buffet from 6pm to 10pm for ¥158 per person, which includes free flow Olmeca Margarita and beer. Entry to the party is free, so there’s no reason not to celebrate like its Mexico’s Independence Day.
📍 11 Dongping Road | 东平路11号
SIP is a meet up of Shanghai’s superstar and upcoming bartenders featuring their newest hand-crafted concoctions paired with food, great music and live entertainment. This year we will be featuring a line-up of 15 bartenders including Charlie Andrews (Our/Vodka, Botanik), Chris Lowder (Diplomatico), Colin Tait (Shake), Dean Li + Jerry Yu (Le Baron), Dylan Lam (Woobar), Geoff Marett (Hong Kong), James Liu + Harry Zhang (Atelier), Lucky Huang (Alcocase), Micaela Piccolo (Plantation Rum), Nathan Tse (Cityson), Rocky Tang (Peddlers Gin Co), Sasha Bondi (Barbarian) and Timothee Becqueriaux (Highline). Beer and wine will also be offered by Seven Brews, 8 Wired, Zeffer and Sarment. Austin Hu from Madison Kitchen, Ling Huang from Latin Woo, Taco Lao Ban and Homeslice Pizza, will also be there all day to cook up your favorite drunk food.
📍 1035 Changle Road | 长乐路1035号
Every Saturday night in Shanghai, there are over 100 people gathering together and dance to Swing Dance. The crowd is young and friendly, and the atmosphere is vibrant and energetic. If you are looking for a fun social activity on a Saturday night, you definitely should join the party and have the amazing experience for yourself.
📍 245 Tianping Road | 天平路245号
Life premiered at Sadler’s Wells on 20th April 2016, featuring two new commissions by internationally acclaimed choreographers Pontus Lidberg and Javier de Frutos. Life takes an elegant, powerful and often humorous look at life and death. Featuring music by Henryk Görecki (Kleines Requiem für eine Polka) and a brand new commission from Ben Foskett.
📍 1650 Hongqiao Road | 虹桥路1650号
For more than 20 yrs, Bronx native Dean Edwards has honed his comedic talent on stages from New York to Dubai. A talented Actor/Comedian, Dean Edwards showcased his talent on two successful seasons as a cast member on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, with such memorable impressions as Tracy Morgan, Jay-Z, Don Cheadle, Michael Jackson and Denzel Washington. Following his run on SNL, Dean made countless appearances on Comedy Central’s stand up showcases, Comics Unleashed, and “MTV 2’s” top-rated show, Guy Code. He’s also been the host for shows on Nickelodeon and TV One.
📍 1 Xiangyang Road | 襄阳路1号
Come to Candor this weekend for a comedy cabaret of the Cinderella story like you’ve never seen it before. Their telling of the famous Cinderella tale has erotic twists and turns that will tickle all of your fancies. Candor’s most famous Drag Queen, Cocosanti, will be playing the role of the Fairy Godmother complete with a costume that will tantalize and tease. This show will bring you to the fairy tale of love lost and found, an evil family with a dash of drag.
📍 57 South Maoming Road | 茂名南路57号
Come and witness an instrumental and visual masterpiece filled with the musical stories of the Chinese Flute’s history. This musical stage epic shatters the boundaries of 21st Century music by narrating the unique history of traditional Chinese music without uttering a single word. Tang Jun Qiao, the world-renowned Chinese Flutist- leads the enlightening musical journey as concert audiences enter a magical cross-over performance of traditional music and the most advanced holographic multimedia in the world. Experience the magic of the truly must-see production: Heavenly Tune of Chinese Flute.
📍 1380 Middle Fuxing Road | 复兴中路1380号
Sainkho Namtchylak (born 1957) is a singer originally from Tuva, an autonomous republic in the Russian Federation just north of Mongolia. She is known for her Tuvan throat singing or Khöömei. She is proficient in overtone singing; her music encompasses avant-jazz, electronica, modern composition and Tuvan influences.
📍 1777 Binjiang Avenue | 滨江大道1777号
British violinist Daniel Hope has toured the world as a virtuoso soloist for more than twenty years. He is renowned for his musical versatility and creativity, and for his dedication to humanitarian causes. Hope performs as soloist with the world’s major orchestras and conductors, directs many ensembles from the violin, and plays chamber music in a wide variety of traditional and new venues. He was also the youngest ever member of the Beaux Arts Trio during its last six seasons.
📍 425 Dingxiang Road | 丁香路425号
Shanghai’s most notorious metal band are releasing their second album in full force. Joining them for this milestone are a diverse range of artists such as the experimental punk gang Dirty Fingers, hip-hop duo Skinny OG & Queen Diamond, synth death newcomers Many Faced God, and Beijing industrial behemoths Ogenix. ¥80 including a CD or cassette of the album.
📍 851 Kaixuan Road | 凯旋路851号
China’s longest running global bass party, Popasuda, celebrates its seventh anniversary. Skinny Brown gears up to play another epic seven hour set, with special guests Kiltir Maloya straight from Reunion Island. Playing hypnotic Creole dance music, Kiltir brings its crew to Popasuda for a live set with drums, harmonies, and a full stage set up.
📍 115 Xingfu Road | 幸福路115号
Aboro Academy hosts A Knockout 9, a charity boxing and kickboxing event. A Knockout brings amateur fighters together in a spirit of friendly competition for a thrilling community spectacle.
📍 667 Changhua Road | 昌化路667号
Celebrate Mexico’s independence with drinks and deals down in the underground city Found 158.
📍 158 Julu Road | 巨鹿路158号
MMA coach and Australian UFC athlete Richard Walsh offers a seminar covering various technical and theoretical aspects of the sport. One-day for ¥800, both days for ¥1,400. Contact 021-52992723.
📍 708 Huangjing Chengdao | 黄金城道708号
Commune Market is home to Shanghai’s most talented designers, crafts-people and culinary artists, who come together in celebration of community and creativity. Come enjoy cool tunes, good food & outdoor BBQ, beer on taps, Cannery cocktails, shop Shanghai’s best designer crafts, kids and dog friendly and a Commune Book Swap.
📍 1107 Yuyuan Road | 愚园路1107号
The launch of Nu Hive will celebrate Shanghai’s bilingual, all-female platform, and will be accompanied by two coffee making masterclasses by professional, local barista Zheng Qiang and Cordon Bleu Chef Jin. These masterclasses provide insight into their lives and craftsmanship, but also a great opportunity to explore new flavours. The masterclasses (in Chinese) will be followed by discussions around different aspects of life in Shanghai as a woman (in English). ¥199 including a coffee and three desserts.
📍 465 Dingxi Road | 定西路465号
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