All the things you’d want to do this Monday through Thursday. On the schedule this week: Street parties on roofs, green wine, really weird electronic music from Japan (where else would it be from?), and USA 4th of July celebrations!
Read on (or check out our calendar) for more!
USA Independence day BBQ @ The Apartment Come celebrate ‘MERICA with Chef Rheanna McGhee who has prepared American size BBQ platters and all you can eat salad bar for 150RMB, including 1 pint of San Miguel (add 100RMB for free flow San Miguel).
Begins 11AM // The Apartment, 3/F, 47 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu (永福路47号3楼, 近复兴西路)
Private Line Live! Hailing from Helenski Finland, rock band Private Line heads to Shanghai for the first time ever hot on the heels over their recently released new single from their forthcoming album.
80 RMB // 9PM // Yuyintang // 851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yan’an Xi Lu (Entrance behind the Metro Station) (凯旋路851号, 近延安西路口)
(((10))) YYT Show Formerly known as 10, South Korean based (((10))) are described as a “Electro-Acoustic Video Game Experimental Psychedelic Duo.” TimeOut magazine proclaimed them “The zaniest experimental music in Asia”. Sounds like an event that cant be missed. No word on the price just yet
9PM // Yuyingtang // 851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yan’an Xi Lu (Entrance behind the Metro Station) (凯旋路851号, 近延安西路口)
Night of the Living Dead film screening George A Romero’s classic 1960’s horror film is being screened this week as part of DaDa’s weekly Subcinema free movie nights. Movie is being screened in English with Chinese subtitles. If you don’t like horror movies, at least come for the free popcorn.
Free // 8pm // DaDa // 115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu, Xuhui district (徐汇区幸福路115号,近法华镇路)
Street Party on the Roof at the Waterhouse
Everyone knows the way to throw a proper street party is to have one on your rooftop terrace. The Roof at the Waterhouse understands this so they are having their own street party, on their roof. 100rmb gets you all-you-can-eat kebabs and one drink. Tunes by DJ Teng Boom. Also, if you come in your pajamas you get a free drink. Go figure.
100 RMB // 10pm // The Waterhouse 5/F // 1-3 Maojiayuan Lu, near Zhongshan Nan Lu (毛家园路1-3号1楼,近中山南路)
SkinCity’s TuTu Party
Skin care spa SkinCity is not only celebrating the opening of their new location in Pudong but also their 2nd anniversary of being in Shanghai. Why go to this? Well as they put it “Girls free flow cocktails and sparkling wine till 11pm. Guys free flow till 9pm.” That’s right gentlemen, finally a a place that has the right idea! Expect prizes and giveaways.
Free // 8pm // Zeal // South Bund 22, 6/F, 22 Zhongshan Dong Er Lu, near Jinling Lu (中山东二路22号,
Vinho Verde Night
Maya is hosting a night solely dedicated to exploring the world of Portuguese “Green wine”. Admission includes “canapés from the kitchen, 3 drinks and a little introduction to the world of Vinho Verde by sponsors, Ruby Red” .
175 rmb // 7pm // 2/F, Grand Plaza Club House, 568 Julu Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu (巨鹿路568弄 四方新城俱乐部2楼, 近陕西南路)
By Patrick Keefe