Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Signature Brunch & Caviar Creations @ Jean-Georges
Treat yourself at Jean-Georges with the uplifting weekend brunch set featuring 12 favorites to choose from. Amongst these, do not miss the House Smoked Salmon with Maxime Potato and Frisee Salad, the Eggs Benedict with Ham, Smoked Salmon or Lobster, the 180g Rib-eye Steak with Herbal Spinach and French Fries. Also discover Chef Jean-Georges’ favorite caviar creations, the Caviar Quartet.
2 Course Weekend Brunch Set Menu 258 RMB per person
Signature Brunch Plate and Luxury Brunch Plate also available at 258 RMB and 398 RMB per person
Jean-Georges Caviar Creations: Try one of them for a 188 RMB supplement in the prix fixe menu.
(+10% service charge)
Prices listed // All Weekend
3 On the Bund, 4/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, near Guangdong Lu // 中山东一路3号4楼, 近广东路
Weekend Dim Sum Indulgence @ Whampoa Club
Get up and go to the Weekend Dim Sum Indulgence, every Saturday and Sunday there’s unlimited dim sum. Be surprised and charmed by the classic Shanghainese delicacies like Shanghainese style smoked fish, “xiao long bao”, and wonton in lobster soup, and Cantonese dim sum like puff pastry with honey glazed pork at Whampoa Club weekend dim sum indulgence.
158 RMB per person (+10% service charge) // 11.30 AM – 2.30 PM
3 On the Bund, 5/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, near Guangdong Lu // 中山东一路3号5楼, 近广东路
Sony Walkman KFM981 Original Music Contest @ MAO Livehouse
Fresh artists from Shanghai battle it out for the KFM981 title. Head to MAO for inspiration, to meet young talent and check out what’s new on the Shanghai live music scene.
Free (Follow Wechat kfm981KFM) // 1 PM – 5 PM
3F, 308 Chongqing Nan Lu, near Jianguo Zhong Lu // 重庆南路308号, 近建国中路, 3号
Sausage Fest @ Ruijin Cajun
The Shanghai Sausage Fest is a “grub crawl” that starts from Ruijin Cajun and ends at the Little Mermaid on Yongkang Road. Eat all the sausage you can take then drink until you drop to the ground feeling used and abused. Scan the QR code to purchase tickets.
180 RMB // 12:00 – 18:00
35 Yongjia Lu, near Maoming Nan Lu, Luwan district // 卢湾区永嘉路35号, 近茂名南路
Dumpling-Making Workshop @ Mandarin Spring
Ever wondered how to bao and jiao Chinese dumplings? Mandarin Spring offers cultural experiences that expand your mind beyond the everyday in Shanghai.
60 RMB (one person) 100 RMB (2 people) // 2 PM – 5 PM
4F, 1036 South Pudong Road, Pudong // 浦东南路1036号4F
Lazy Sunday BBQ @ Le Baron
Jamaican-style rooftop party with Jerk chicken on the BBQ and probably reggae grooves from the guest DJ.
No cover // 3 PM – 10 PM
7F, 20 Donghu Lu, near Huaihai Lu // 东湖路20号7楼， 近淮海中路
Ultimate Broadway @ Shanghai Culture Square
The stars of Broadway are coming to Shanghai to perform the all time favourites. Singing selected songs from Broadway classics The Phantom of The Opera, Les Miserables, Cats, Mamma Mia, Chicago, The Lion King, My Fair Lady, and more.
199 – 699 RMB // 19.15 (September 16 – 27)
225 Shanxi Nan Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu // 陕西南路225号, 近复兴中路
Echo Park After Party @ Shelter
With a mystery line-up of artists from the Echo Park festival it should be a wild Sunday night. The best value party of the weekend at the newly renovated bomb shelter.
Free with Echo Park ticket or 30 RMB (door) // 11 PM – LATE
Basement of 5 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu // 永福路5号, 近复兴西路
And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
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