We have a huge weekend in store for you! Starting the weekend off is a fun roller skating event presented by Panda Xpress and London Elektricity followed by a Pervert party and the re-opening of Zeal! If those don’t tickle your fancy, then there are also some art exhibitions starting Friday and Saturday, and to top off a sweet weekend is SCAA pet adoption day! And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
Panda Xpress @ Minxin Roller Rink
In conjunction with J.A.M. Productions, Panda Xpress presents The Return of the Roller Revival! Roll your way to Funky Town because the Minxin Roller Rink is offering cheap drinks with great jams provided by DJ Stokes, DJ Sal, and DJ Santo Chino who are all making it out to the rink for this special occasion. Some of the proceeds will be donated to a Panda Research facility in Chengdu.
Free (those who bring skates) 50RMB (cover includes skates) // 10pm // Minxin Roller Rink // 2/F, 420 Yichuan Lu, near Ganquan Lu Putuo Distric..(宜川路420号2楼, 近甘泉路)
London Elektricity @ The Shelter
Founder father of Hospital Records, London Elektricity (aka Ton Colman) is coming back to Shanghai to present his new album Yikes. London Elektricity has won the BBC 1Xtra Xtra Bass award for best live act and is best known as a recording artist of five albums, so you know you’ll be in for great show.
80RMB // 10pm // The Shelter // Basement of 5 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu (永福路5号, 近复兴西路)
Chihmin Chiu’s solo photography exhibition, Hey Dude! Is opening at Xindanwei! The Shanghainese photographer will be displaying his recent works, photos that are inspired by the colorful clothing of those on the streets of the city!
No Cover // 10 Yongjia Lu, near Shaanxi Lu
Pervert Party 4 Year Anniversary @ Hollywood
A night of guaranteed debauchery, head out to Hollywood to celebrate the anniversary of four years of wanton behavior. For the special occasion, they’ll be sure to put on a delectable night of all the fetishes, S&M, and leather you can handle! Dress code, fetish gear, S&M wear, black, black, black.
100RMB // 10pm // Hollywood // 46 Yueyang Lu, near Dongping Lu (岳阳路46号, 近东平路)
Wang Xiaojin @ Noeli Gallery
Inner Mongolian Chinese contemporary artist, Wang Xiaojin’s paintings are being featured at Neoli Gallery this summer. Her classic portrayals of Chinese women are integrated with a contemporary twist with vibrant colors throughout her works.
No Cover // Noeli Gallery // 150 B Yueyang Lu, near Yongjia Lu (岳阳路150B号 近永嘉路)
2012 Sky Marathon @ 100 Century Avenue
The worlds highest viewing floor is hosting a vertical race! A total of 100 floors, 2754 stairs, and 474 meters, contestants will start from the bottom of the tower and see who runs to the top the fastest! Better get on the stairmaster now! 300 contestants allowed, free to join! Email [email protected]
Park Hyatt Shanghai // Park Hyatt Shanghai, 91-93/F, 100 Shiji Dadao (上海柏悦酒店 世纪大道100号, 91-93楼)
Zeal Reopening @ Zeal
Zeal is hosting a celebration for their (re) opening and they’re doing it with a bang. UK house music, Defected in the House with Aydin The Funki Chile (ATFC) is hitting up the club, and if that doesn’t tickle your fancy then maybe the lingerie fashion show by “Playful Promises” will peak your interest! Prizes, giveaways, and more for Zeal’s grand (re) opening!
200RMB (door) 100RMB (presale) // 10pm // Zeal // South Bund 22, 6/F, 22 Zhongshan Dong Er Lu (中山东二路22号, 近新永安路)
SCAA Adoption Day @ O’Malley’s
All animals lovers attention! SCAA’s monthly adoption day offers a chance for people to come enjoy the companionship of some lovely animals and talk about adoption. Because they don’t operate a Shelter, these animals are currently living with foster parents and would love to be adopted ! All animals have been vet checked and vaccinated.
No Cover // 11am-2pm // O’Malley’s // 42 Taojiang Lu, near Wulumuqi Lu (桃江路42号, 近乌鲁木齐路)