Food for Thought @ Bloc
An architects, designers and planners get-together- an opportunity for creatives in this industry to find inspiration in an informal and relaxed setting. The film screening is “The Chinese are Coming- Africa”, a BBC2 documentary. Ticket price includes one free cocktail and a 50% discount on food. RSVP at [email protected]
50RMB // 19:00 (door), 19:30 (film) // Bloc Restaurant, 2nd floor, 139-19 Changle Lu, near Ruijin Lu, 长乐路139-19号, 近瑞金路
Screening of ‘Punishment Park’ @ DADA
A pseudo-documentary covering the journey of a team of soldiers in escorting a bunch of anti-establishment types across the desert. The rag-tag team of hippies must participate in and complete a sort of capture the flag type game before they are released from the control of the military.
No cover // 20:00 (Door), 21:00 (Film) // 115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu, 徐汇区幸福路115号,近法华镇路
The Night Market @ DADA
Buy things like eco bags, handmade jewellery, “artistic trees”, cup cakes, swimwear, hats. Bits and bobs that nobody needs but everybody loves. If you want to sell your wares, email [email protected]
No cover // 20:00-00:00 // 115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu 幸福路115号, 近法华镇路
Networking with Bubble On the Bund @ Bocca
Enjoy canapés, company and Campari. Well, you can try with the last one, but you’ll only succeed if you’re hardcore Italian. You stand the chance of winning a romantic dinner for two worth 1500RMB, 3 free cocktails, Italian aperitivo and a 20% discount on Bocca’s all-new menu.
100RMBw/RSVP, 150RMB on-the-door// 18:30-20:30 // 5F, 22 Zhong Shan Dong Er Road, near Xin Yong An Lu, 中山东二路22号5楼，近新永安路
Screening of ‘A River of Waste’ @ Vienna Cafe
A River of Waste documents how the meat and poultry industry has contributed to the creation ‘mini Chernobyls’ all across the US. Documentary maker, Don McCorkell focusses on the environmental dangers of current industrial practices such as the use of growth hormones and improper disposal of sewage.
No cover // 19:30 // Lane 25, 2 Shaoxing Lu, near Shaanxi Nan Lu, 卢湾区绍兴路25弄2号, 近陕西南路
Tiger’s Full Moon Party @ Sun Island
Now is the perfect time to enjoy the less brutal side to the Shanghai summer and a great opportunity to seal off the last few gradients of your tanning efforts. Tiger’s Full Moon Party is back for the second swing with similar shenanigans as the first time round. Get all the information here.
250RMB / 450RMB (w/hotel stay) // 15:00-03:00 // 2588 Shentai Lu, near Shenzhuan Lu, 青浦区沈太路2588号太阳岛国际俱乐部, 近沈砖路
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