Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Hacker News Meetup @ MUST Grill
At MUST Grill, Hacker News holds a monthly meetup to catch up on the latest technology, design, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Take advantage of the meetup group’s special drinks deal, 3 for 100 RMB on house wine (red, white and rose), Vedette white or blond and spirits (rum, gin, whisky, vodka).
NO COVER (FREE appetisers & 3 drinks for 100 RMB) // 7 PM
1/F, Bldg 2, 881 Wuding Lu, near Changde Lu // 武定路881号2号楼1楼, 近常德路
The Grover Washington Jr. Friends @ JZ Club
The Grover Washington Jr. Friends perform a tribute to the great saxophonist for 2 nights at JZ Club. Tonight the Macleen Quartet kicks off at 9 PM, and the 6 piece smooth jazz band, led by sax-man Alvaro Cardenas Jr. and vocalist Kevin Maxim, plays from 10.30 PM ’til late.
50 RMB // 9 PM
West Fuxing Road, near Yongfu Road, Xuhui District // 徐汇区复兴西路46号（近永福路）
The People’s Republic of Comedy @ Kung Fu Komedy Club
The Kung Fu Komedy improv team spreads the Yenan Spirit at The People’s Republic of Comedy from 9 PM. KFK regulars, Audrey Murray, Joe Schaefer, Storm Xu, Christopher Brantley and John Everett give a one-off, improvised comedy show.
50 RMB // 9 PM
4F, 1 Xiangyang Bei Lu, near Julu Lu // 卢湾区襄阳北路1号4楼，近巨鹿路
Heat & Beat @ Lucca 390
Free entry, topless barmen and free flow drinks for just 100 RMB at Lucca’s new Thursday night party, Heat & Beat. Plenty of entertainment behind the bar with handsome, topless barmen Christopher and Alex, plus selected drinks are on free flow for 3 hours from 10 PM at just 100 RMB.
FREE ENTRY // 10 PM
No.390 Panyu Lu,near Fahuazhen Lu // 番禺路390号, 近法华镇路
Lose Your Face @ Dada
To kick off the CNY season at Dada, the Lose Your Face crew Beardslap & Jode return with house, breaks, a whole lot of bass. Tech-house in a UK-style dressing, entirely for your listening and dancing pleasure.
FREE ENTRY // 10 PM – LATE
115 Xingfu Lu, near Fahuazhen Lu // 幸福路115号, 近法华镇路
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[Featuring Kevin Maxim, vocalist in The Grover Washington Jr. Friends @ JZ Club]