Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Grand Opening Week @ Jalapeño
Jalapeño makes it’s grand opening with a special “5-course tasting fiesta” for just 100 RMB including a margarita. Reserve a table on WeChat for any evening this week and spice up the night with nachos, jalapeño poppers, quesadillas, tacos, chipotle sauce and fajitas!
100 RMB // 5.30 PM – 10 PM
393 Weihai Lu, near Shimen Yi Lu // 威海路393号, 近石门一路
Soirée d’échange linguistique @ Feeling Cafe
The French language exchange group ‘Nous Parlons Fançais’ holds a meetup at Feeling Cafe, specifically for francophones. The group of 711 francophones gets together in parties of 10 to 20 people for language exchange, this week features French corner Monday, English corner Tuesday and Mandarin Chinese corner Thursday.
NO COVER // 7.30 PM – 10.30 PM
37 East Mengzi Road (near Xujiahui Road and Tianzifang) // 蒙自路37号，近徐家汇路
Swing dance party @ JZ Latino
JZ Latino offers free beginners swing dancing lessons followed by a swinging dance party with live usic from the Oleg swing band. The bar runs a buy-one-get-one-free deal until 10pm and DJ plays tunes until past midnight.
FREE ENTRY // 8.30 PM – 00.15
Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel, Top Floor, 159 Henan Nan Lu, near Fuyou Lu // 河南南路159号, 近富有路
Open Mic @ Yuyintang
Yuyintang puts on an open mic night, inviting all musicians and singers to grace the stage with their talent. Bring your own equipment and show Shanghai what you can do, jam with cool musicians and get in the live music scene.
NO COVER // 9 PM – 11.30 PM
851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yan’an Xi Lu (Entrance behind the Metro Station) // 凯旋路851号, 近延安西路口
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And if that’s still not enough, head over to our calendar for more.
[Banner features ‘Nous Parlons Fançais’ French language exchange group in Shanghai]