Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
POP Afternoon Tea @ POP American Brasserie in Three On the Bund
Enjoy a leisurely relaxing afternoon teatime with friends and family at POP. Their signature sweets and savouries will surely bring you unforgettable afternoon delights.
RMB 178 for 1 person (including 1 cup of coffee or tea from the selection)
RMB 308 for 2 people (including 2 cups of coffee or tea from the selection)
+10% service charge // 2 PM – 5 PM (Daily)
7/F, 17 Guangdong Lu, near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu // 广东路17号, 外滩三号7楼, 近中山东一路
Early Bird Special @ MERCATO in Three On the Bund
Experience the sights, sounds and tastes of this vibrant Italian restaurant. Early Bird sharing menu RMB 198 per person, minimum 2 persons.
+10% service charge // 5.30 PM – 6 PM (Daily)
6/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, near Guangdong Lu // 中山东一路3号6楼, 近广东路
French Week @ Yandang Road
The 14th year of French Week, supported by the French Consulate in Shanghai, will take place in the pedestrianised section of Yandang Road. The street stalls showcase French produce, food wine and fashion. There will also be accordion music, mosaic-art classes and games of petangque.
Free // 11:00 – 19:00
Yandang Road near Huai Hai Road // 雁荡路近淮海路
Shanghai Rolex Masters ATP Tennis @ Qi Zhong Tennis Center
The world’s greatest tennis players, including Djokovic, Williams, Federa, Sharapova and Nadal have all arrived in Shanghai and tournament play will commence this weekend. Most days are already sold-out, from Wednesday to Sunday, but there are still tickets available for Tuesday and you’ll probably find touts outside the venue. If money isn’t an issue then there are 3,000 – 4,000 RMB VIP tickets still available for most days.
160 RMB – 900 RMB // 12:00
5500 Yuanjiang Lu Nr Kunyang Bei Lu // 闵行区元江路5500号
Chris Botti @ Oriental Arts Center
2013 Grammy award winning trumpeter and composer Chris Botti from Portland plays romantic melodies. He is one of the world’s best selling jazz instrumentalists, with a grammy award for ‘Best Pop Instrumental Album’ and four number ones on Billboard’s Jazz Albums.
280 RMB – 1,280 RMB // 7.30 PM – 9.30 PM
425 Dingxiang Lu, near Yingchun Lu, Pudong // 浦东丁香路425号, 近迎春路
Partikel @ JZ Club
A razzle-dazzle London jazz band playing improvisations that draw influence from African and Latin American music. Partikel are Duncan Eagles on saxophones, Max Luthert on double Bass and Eric Ford on percussion.
30 RMB // 9.30 PM
46 Fuxing Lu, near Yongfu Lu // 复兴路46号, 近永福路
And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
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