Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Frameless Heads @ MoCA
Hyung Koo Kang’s solo exhibition Frameless Heads previews at MoCA on Nanjing Road, featuring his newest works that photograph iconic gazes like old blue-eyes Clint Eastwood. The painter’s renowned hyperrealist portraiture exhibits on 3 floors in the Museum of Contemporary Art from Wednesday December 3rd until the January 16th.
NO COVER // PREVIEW
People’s Park, 231 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Huangpi Bei Lu // 人民公园, 南京西路231号, 近黄陂北路
Beer Award Party @ Shanghai Brewery (Hengshan Road)
Shanghai Brewery celebrates being the highest awarded independent brewery in the PRC this year by giving away 2 free kegs, IPA and brown ale. The brown ale won silver medals at the Australian International Beer Awards and at the US Open Beer Championship so go try it for yourself!
NO COVER // 6.30 PM
15 Dongping Lu, near Hengshan Lu // 东平路15号, 近衡山路
Vocal Audition @ On Stage
On Stage invites aspiring vocalists to perform for a chance to join a group of local singers who can help you reach the top of your game in Shanghai. If you think you have what it takes to wow the judges then sign up to the meet up and prepare your one hit wonder.
NO COVER // 7.30 PM – 10 PM
A2-101 Red Town, No 570 West Huaihai Road // 长宁区, 淮海西路570号, 红坊, A2-101
Shanghai Sharks Vs. Guangdong Southern Tigers @ Yuanshen Sports Centre Stadium
The Shanghai Sharks take on the Guangdong Southern Tigers on home turf in Pudong. The Tigers are at the top of the table so far whilst the Sharks lag behind, but don’t let it get you down; the stadium serves beers for 10 RMB and plenty of snacks.
80 RMB – 680 RMB // 7.35 PM
655 Yuanshen Lu, near Zhangyang Lu // 源深路655号， 近张杨路
Let’s meet up and play squash @ Shanghai Indoor Stadium Tennis Centre
Maggie Lu organises a squash meet up every Wednesday at the courts in Shanghai Indoor Stadium, welcoming players of all levels. Karakal lends you a racket so you can get a taster for the sport with qualified instructors like Maggie, there’s also a court for intermediate to advanced players, if you’re interested then join the meet up.
50 RMB // 8 PM – 10 PM
Shanghai Indoor Stadium, 1000 Caoxi Bei Lu // 漕溪北路1000号，上海体育馆
Nu Yorka @ Unico
Unico goes NYC-style for a 14th night of Nu Yorka with a clash music, culture and fashion. Complimentary gin martinis selection by Guilherme Valdvieso until 22:30, DJ Caution plays deep jazz, free soul, hip hop and later there’s live slam, guitar & drums by the Redic Experience, Jan Prochazka and Gilles De Hovre.
NO COVER // 9.30 PM
Three on the Bund, 2/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, near Guangdong Lu // 中山东一路3号外滩三号2楼, 近广东路
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[Banner features the Shanghai Sharks]