It’s Easter weekend! We’ve got tons in store for you, kicking things off is Reuben Wu at the Mixing Room and Asia’s biggest bicycle race, Shanghai Alleycat. A bunch of places are celebrating their anniversaries on Saturday, and to wrap it all up is Easter Sunday! A ton of restaurants are doing special brunches for it so go with an empty tummy and fill yourself up with delicious foods! And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
Reuben Wu @ Muse Mixing Room
As part of their Spring club nights showcase series, The Mixing Room is proud to present Reuben Wu, one of the founders of electronic band Ladytron.
150RMB // 9:30pm // Muse Mixing Room // Mercedes-Benz Arena,1200 EXPO Avenue (世博大道1200号,浦东)
Shanghai Alleycat 2012 @ Sinan Mansions
Asia’s biggest free bicycle race happens in Shanghai! Alleycat is a non-linear bike sprint around Shanghai to celebrate the city rider and their ability to navigate the rowdy streets of the city. The 3 day competition will end on Sunday with the Gold Sprints stationary bike race tournament presented by SPECIALIZED. Get on out for the biggest biking events of the year!
8pm // Factory Five // 1/F, Bdlg 2, 876 Jiangsu Lu (江苏路876号2号楼1楼)
Sub-Culture: The Sichuan Connection @ The Shelter
Techno, dubstep, house, dancehall, grime, and juke all at the Shelter tonight for their Sub-Culture event. Andy Mac and Dave Bassman hit the decks tonight with guests ChaCha and Drunk Monk.
40RMB // 10pm // The Shelter // Basement of5 Yongfu Lu,near Fuxing Xi Lu (永福路5号,近复兴西路)
1 Year Anniversary @ The Shed
The Shed celebrates their one year anniversary with great booze, sausages, and miniburgers! The friendly pub vibe added with the cheap but quality food and drink will make this a great anniversary!
100RMB (10 tickets that can be redeemed for a drink or a bbq item) // 2pm // The Shed // 528 Kangding Lu (康定路528号)
La Boum @ Mr & Mrs Bund
Popular bund restaurant Mr & Mrs Bund gets dolled up to celebrate their three year anniversary with a huge “La Boum” party! DJ Amar and Francky hit the decks for the special event.
No Cover // 11pm // Mr & Mrs Bund // Bund 18,6/F, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu,near Nanjing Dong Lu (中山东一路18号6楼,近南京东路)
The Insects Must Be Insane @ Downstream Garage
Choreographer Nunu Kong presents The Insects Must Be Insane, a new dance theatre piece inspired by a series of naturalistic watercolors that explores how we view ourselves in the physical world. Two shows on Saturday and Sunday.
Free, donations appreciated // 7:30pm // Downstream Garage // 3/F, No.100, Lane 200 Longcao Lu,near Longwu Lu (龙漕路200弄100号,近龙吴路)
Easter Sunday @ Roosevelt Sky
Rooftop restaurant at the House of Roosevelt celebrates Easter Sunday with a brunch of slow poached egg with spinach and prosciutto, lamb with polenta, ham with honey mustard sauce, and creme brulee!
258RMB + 10% per person // 10am // House of Roosevelt // The House of Roosevelt,8/F, 27 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu,near Beijing Dong Lu (中山东一路27号8楼,近北京东路)
Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt @ The Spot
The Spot is hosting an afternoon of fun and games for kids, and a delicious brunch buffet of pasta, salads, soups, grilled sausages, roasted lamb leg, plus an omelet and crepe station!
150RMB (adults) 80RMB (kids 8-12) free (kids under 7) // 12pm – 4pm // The Spot // 331 Tongren Lu,near Beijing Lu (铜仁路331号，近北京西路)
Easter Brunch Buffet @ Boxing Cat Brewery
The Boxing Cat Brewery is whipping up a delicious and hearty southern-style eastern brunch with goat cheese quiche, thyme roasted potatoes, strawberry and cream cheese-stuffed french toast, shrimp and grits, gorned beef hash, and much much more!
168RMB (includes a glass of champagne, mimosa, soft drink, or tea) 68RMB (kids under 12) // Boxing Cat Brewery // 82 Fuxing Xi Lu,near Yongfu Lu (复兴路82号,近永福路)