Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
APM Charity Sale @ Summit Clubhouse
A family garage sale for a Chinese children’s charity to aid buying winter clothes and christmas decorations for babies aged 0 – 24 months. Have a heart this Saturday morning and spend your change at the Summit Clubhouse in Xuhui.
FREE // 10 AM – 1 PM
No 4, Lane 99 Wulumuqi Zhong Lu, near Anfu Lu, Xuhui district // 徐汇区乌鲁木齐中路99弄4号, 近安福路
NFL Home Field & University Bowl VII @ Luwan Stadium
NFL China caps off its NFL Home Field season by pitting the country’s best university football teams against each other. In addition, there are a number of interactive games and on-field clinics open to the public, as well as plenty of treats for hardcore NFL fans like the Vince Lombardi Trophy (Super Bowl Trophy) and special guest NFL legends from the Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl XLIII Championship team, Troy Polamalu, Ryan Clark and Ike Taylor.
Free Entry // 10 AM – 7 PM (Saturday and Sunday)
Luwan Stadium, 135 Jianguo Xi Lu, near Shaanxi Nan Lu // 建国西路135号, 近陕西南路
ART021 @ Shanghai Exhibition Centre
The annual ART021 contemporary art fair at Shanghai Exhibition Centre opens to the public on Saturday and Sunday. This year they’re bringing yet more galleries from around the world as well as a new section, which showcases emerging artists’ work.
150 RMB // 11 AM – 6 PM
1000 Yan’an Lu, near Tongren Lu // 延安中路1000号, 近铜仁路
Interstellar Stella @ Chronus Art Centre
A new Art exhibition by British artist duo AL and AL opening at the Chronus Art Centre in M50 with drinks, nibbles and lots of people to meet at the reception. There are installations showing the film Interstellar Stella (2006), which is an amazing CGI animation about a child in a labyrinth.
NO COVER // 4 PM
Bldg. 18, No. 50 Moganshan Rd, near Aomen Lu // 莫干山路50号18号楼, 近澳门路
Singapore’s Historic Memory, Identity and Artistic Choice @ Rockbund Art Museum
Hugo Boss Art Asia Awards 2015 holds a talk at about the reconstruction of cultural identity in Singapore over the past 50 years. The talk is lead by Liang Jie from the School of Economics at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, and to attend you must RSVP at the RAM website.
FREE // 7.30 PM
20 Huqiu Lu, near Beijing Dong Lu // 虎丘路20号， 近北京东路
Salsa Party @ Catalog
Dance until you drop at the Catalog Salsa Party starting from 9pm with free entrance and great value drinks. Just 50 RMB for 2 standard drinks all night and dance floor charged with latin energy.
FREE ENTRY // 9 PM
2/F, 1 Yueyang Lu, near Dongping Lu // 岳阳路1号2楼, 近东平路
Mark Knight @ Lola
Grammy-nominated British DJ Mark Knight stops off at Lola on his world tour. He’s one of the most respected house DJs in the world and you can get in for just 100 RMB until 1am, girls 2am, then the door fee goes up to 200 RMB (with a free drink).
100 RMB (pre-sale) // 10 PM
Surpass Court, Bldg 4, 570 Yongjia Lu, near Yueyang Lu // 永嘉路570号4号楼, 近岳阳路
Black Eyeliner @ Dada
Soundspade hosts a night for dark music junkies, going goth at Dada with cold wave, dark energy techno and glitchy goodness. NYC-born Benjamin Bacon is the man behind Soundspade, affiliated with ‘Black Eyeliner’ and ‘Voltage Driver’ nights in New York and Shanghai.
FREE ENTRY // 10 PM
115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu // 幸福路115号, 近法华镇路
And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
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