Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Pet Adoption Day @ Kulou Bar
Kulou Bar holds a pet adoption day for the online charity supporting animal welfare, Will’s Pets. The charity raises awareness of homeless pets in Shanghai and tries to connect people with their new best friend.
NO COVER // 10 AM – 7 PM
222 Xiangyang Nan Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu // 襄阳南路222号, 近复兴西路
Christmas Affair @ Elefante
Elefante serves up mulled wine, Carajillo and some delicious food by Miki Discosnot, touting lifestyle products, fashion, design, Christmas gifts and more. The mediterranean restaurant holds the event on its patio, hosting plenty of pop-up vendors.
NO COVER // 11 AM – 6 PM
20 Donghu Lu, near Huaihai Lu // 东湖路20号, 近淮海路
Medeli Festival @ MAO Livehouse
Medeli Festival runs all day at MAO Livehouse featuring headliners ‘Must Be Red’ and ‘Mamahuhu’. The poster totes a lineup of 9 bands, including ‘Big Fresh’ (大新鲜) and ‘Day Dream’ (空想家), and it’s free entry all day.
FREE ENTRY // 2.30 PM
3/F, 308 Chongqing Nan Lu, near Jianguo Zhong Lu // 3/F, 重庆南路308号, 近建国中路
In the Flesh V: Realm @ Minsheng Art Museum
Minsheng stages ‘Realm’, a new performing arts installation from the ‘In the Flesh V’ series. Abstract states of mind, modes of being, agency, and subjection are all represented in dreamscapes of live dance and digital media.
RSVP // 7 PM – 8 PM
Bldg F, 570 Huaihai Xi Lu, near Hongqiao Lu // 淮海西路570号 F座
Zmack: Yinyang Alley @ Shanghai Comedy Club
The Zmack Family presents Yinyang Alley at Shanghai Comedy Club, Zmack’s newest improvised comedy group. Zmack invites us to throw ideas at them and see what the satyrs come up with in response.
60 RMB (incl. 1 drink) // 6.30 PM
5-6/F, 219 Jinxian Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu // 进贤路221号5-6楼, 近陕西南路
Cashmere Cat @ Le Baron
Cashmere Cat DJs at Le Baron’s third year anniversary party with Cavia, Victor Aime, Tsunano and Yeti B. Cashmere Cat, the Norwegian DJ, producer and turntablist, shows us his take on RnB, futuristic hiphop and bass music.
100 RMB (pre-sale) 150 RMB (door) // 10 PM – 4 AM
7F, 20 Donghu Lu, near Huaihai Lu // 东湖路20号7楼， 近淮海中路
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