All the music festivals must have worn you down, but don’t worry we’ve got so much more in store for you this weekend, the highlight being the yearly Design Art Fashion Fair for people of all ages to enjoy. An art exhibition starts Friday, an anniversary party and Cinco De Mayo on saturday! Wrap up the weekend with a nice healthy brunch at the Westin and relax! And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
The Hanging Garden @ Art + Shanghai
Contemporary artists are paying homage to the ancient masters for the Art + Shanghai’s summer show curated by Diana Frenudl! Featured artists Xiang Guohua, Yu Peng, and Tony Ng will be presenting their work, using traditional methods employed in calligraphy on paper and silk!
Ends June 30th // Art + Shanghai // 22 Fumin Lu, near Yan’an Lu (富民路22号, 近延安路)
M Wine Talk: Tour de France
This months wine talk on M on the Bund presents a tour of France! Experts from ASC Fine Wines will be hosting a wine tasting from the best places around France, Sancerre, Alsace, Rhone, Bordeaux, and Burgundy.
88RMB // 6:30pm // Glamour Bar // Five on the Bund,6/F, 20 Guangdong Lu,near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu (广东路20号,外滩五号6楼,近中山东一路)
Inferno pres. Sideshow Anomalous
Metal bar Inferno is turning one year young and celebrating by featuring a tantalizing burlesque by Raina Sunshine called “Slideshow Anomalous” paired with a pole dance by Cherry Top. Entertainment also includes renown Shanghai DJ B.O. who is hosting the night, and there will be a lucky draw of 10 absolute vodka bottles and 5 Inferno vouchers worth 200RMB each! Cover includes one standard drink and entry into the lucky draw!
50RMB // 10pm // Inferno // 480 Yongjia Lu,near Yueyang Lu (永嘉路480号,近岳阳路)
Quality Control pres.ShigO2 and DJ A-1
Shelter presents a hip hop Quality control show! This week, they’re going back to the roots with special guests ShigO2 and DJ A-1 who are hitting the decks. Using their familiar 1MC and 1DJ format as a tribute to late producer Nujabes, they’ll make the night unforgettable
60RMB // 10pm // The Shelter // Basement of5 Yongfu Lu,near Fuxing Xi Lu (永福路5号,近复兴西路)
D.A.F.F @ Wharf 1846
Back to the south Bund for their second installment, the DAFF, or Design Art Fashion Fair is presenting a whole day of activities and stations showcasing a host of local and international designers, brands, talents, cooks, all showing and selling their talents. Specially for this year, there will be a night market and live art demos and for entertainment there will be local DJs, food vendors, drinks, and much more!
No Cover // 2pm-12am // Wharf 1846 // 600 Waima Lu,near Maojiayuan Lu (外马路600号,近毛家园路)
Cinco De Mayo Day Party @ The Apartment
Kick off Cinco De Mayo by celebrating at The Apartment! Down a couple tequila shots, and celebrate the Mexican heritage with more deals on Coronas. A day made to party, The Apartment is where you’ll want to be. Specials include 4 bottles for 120RMB from 11am til 7pm with tequila throughout the night. Music provided by DJs Mick and Sonic.
3/F, 47 Yongfu Lu,near Fuxing Xi Lu (永福路47号3楼,近复兴西路)
Organic Chinese and Vegetarian Brunch @ The Stage at Westin
Spend this Sunday recovering from Cinco De Mayo with a healthy and delicious brunch of braised, steamed, wok-fried organic vegetarian specialties from all over the nation.
538RMB & 15% per person // Westin Bund // 1/F, Westin Bund Center,88 Henan Zhong Lu,near Guangdong Lu (河南中路88号，外滩中心1楼近广东路)