By Angela Ye
We’ve got lots in store for you this weekend, with Zombie Disco Squad kicking things off at Boom, then an exhilarating Prohibition Era party at Charlie’s. The JUE Festival continues to bring the goods, while you can get a little shopping done at Kin’s monthly Flea market. And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
Jump Smokers @ G+
Chicago based crew Jump Smokers are hitting up G+. Renown for remixing songs from Chris Brown, Britney Spears, and Pitbull, they’ve had numerous number 1 songs on remix charts, so don’t miss out. Tickets here.
G+ // Xintiandi,South Block,5/F, Lane 123 Xingye Lu,near Madang Lu (新天地南里广场5楼,兴业路123弄,近马当路)
Zombie Disco Squad @ Boom
Coming all the way from England, they’re throwing down at Boom with funk, African groove, horn blaring and vocal-chopping house music. DJ support from Shanghai’s very own Acid Pony Club and TICT residents.
80RMB (presale) 100RMB (door) // 10pm // Boom // 1131 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Donghu Lu (淮海中路1131号, 近东湖路)
Swede Dream @ Bar Rouge
Party like a true viking at Bar Rouge, with Swedish resident DJ Robin Blixt on decks, mixing his normal house with some meaty Swedish disco classics.
100RMB // 10pm // Bar Rouge // 7/F, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Nanjing Dong Lu (中山东一路18号7楼,近南京东路)
JUE pres. Shanghai Style @ Uptown Records
Next Year’s Love Yourboyfriendsucks! are playing some live music during the celebration of Shanghai Style’s second anniversary. The event is coupled with a curated indie and homemade shopping market with local designers, vintage and secondhand goodies plus delicious food. Vendors include: Disco Kitty, La Dilettante, SpinNg Sugar, William the Beekeeper, Pantry, Shanghai Naturals, Snoozer Loser, Frau Ana, CuKimber, Silver 69, Atelier Herringbone, Nue Design, Josie Chen, Poppi, Wasavy, Finch, and uKA.
No Cover // 2pm // Uptown Records // 115 Pingwu Road (平武路115号徐汇区）
The Midnight Swingin’ Supply @ Not Me
Not Me is going old-school with a whole night’s tribute to vintage rock and roll, 50’s music, and 60’s tunes, for a whole night that’ll make you go wild. Be prepared for a night of dancing, because you won’t be able to resist the beat.
No Cover // 10pm // Not Me // 21 Dongping Lu, near Hengshan Lu (东平路21号, 近衡山路)
Prohibition Party @ Charlie’s
Don your bowties and cocktail dresses for Charlie’s Prohibition Era party. Free flow champagne, mint juleps, and more starting at 7:30pm. You can also gamble a big at their blackjack tables, like a boss.
200RMB (unlimited drinks and finger foods) til 11pm // 7:30pm // Charlie’s // Crowne Plaza,1/F, 400 Panyu Lu,near Fahuazhen Lu (皇冠假日酒店1楼番禺路400号,近发话真路)
Kin March Flea Market
Kin is hosting their monthly flea market that sells second hand products such as clothes, art, and jewlery, all the while playing great music and putting on fun shows. Come on out to mix and mingle with your local community!
No Cover // 2:30pm // Kin // 65-4 Maoming Bei Lu,near Yan’an Lu(茂名北路65-4号,近延安路)
Organic Strawberry picking @ Local Organic Farm
Fields China is organizing an excursion out to a local organic farm to pick strawberries. Lunch, transportation, and tour is all included in the ticket, and children under 3 go for free. What a better way to enjoy a nice day than out on a farm picking your own food! 150RMB per kg. Email [email protected] for a spot.
100RMB // 9:30am pick up at Xintiandi