Mr & Mrs Bund’s 5th Birthday: On April 12, Mr and Mrs Bund celebrates its 5th birthday with one of its signature La Boum-themed parties! Beats will be provided by DJ Zohan & Charp. Entrance free before midnight, 100RMB after. So head and down and help commemorate 5 memorable years!
Free (100RMB after 12am) // 11pm // Mr and 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).
Feria de Abril: On April 13, elEfante is throwing their annual spring Spanish festival with a full day of tapas, wine, and music in their garden. Enjoy Sevillanas and Flamenco dancing, sangria, select Spanish wines and the theme of red and black dots. Dressing up in Spanish garb is encouraged.
200RMB // noon-midnight // elEfante // 20 Donghu Lu, near Huaihai Lu (东湖路20号, 近淮海路).
Half-price 800g prime rib: No this is not an April Fool’s joke! From April 1 on, La Poste is offering 800g of Australian prime rib for only 325RMB! So huff it on down for some jurassic portions without the jurassic prices.
325RMB // 6-7:30pm // La Poste // 225 Xikang Lu, near Beijing Xi Lu (西康路225号, 近北京西路).
Vegetarian cooking class and wet market visit: Vegetarians are about as at home in Shanghai as sea bass in the Sahara Desert. Learn how to survive on April 1st by attending Cook In Shanghai’s tutorial on how to cook simple and healthy vegetarian Chinese food using seasonal greens. And if that’s not enough, you’ll be hitting up a wet market to see these veggies in the flesh, er fiber.
10am-1:30pm // Cook in Shanghai // Room 502, Bldg 2, 269 Zhaojiabang Lu,
near Shanxi Nan Lu (肇嘉浜路269号2号楼502室, 近陕西南路).