Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Spring Fair @ Britannica International School
Community food retailers, Kate & Kimi welcome friends, family and foodies to the Spring Fair at Britannica International School. Go green and get a taste for organic, wholesome food as well as waffles, cookies, ice cream and all the healthy comforts Shanghai has to offer.
RSVP ([email protected]) // 11 AM – 1 PM
1988 Gubei Road, near Wuzhong Road // 古北路1988近吴中路
The Snow Queen @ Anken Green Rooftop
Theatre Anon stages the chilling yet thrilling story of Hans Christian Andersen’s ‘The Snow Queen’ at Anken Green. This is the show’s second run after Christmas and new year, a great experience for young children and parents alike. If you can’t make Friday night there are more shows on Saturday and Sunday, including matinees, at 11 AM, 3 PM and 6 PM.
120 RMB (kids) 180 RMB (adults) // 8 PM
668 Huai An Road, near West Suzhou Road // 淮安路668号, 近西苏州路
China International Comedy Festival: Preliminary 2 @ Kung Fu Komedy
The competition rages on at Kung Fu Komedy with 9 more comedians bettling for the 10K China International Comedy Festival prize money. On the lineup for tonight is KFK regulars Mohammed Magdi and Joe Schaefer, plus comics from Brazil, US, UK and more.
50 RMB (presale) 70 RMB (door) // 8.30 PM
Floor 4, 1 North Xiangyang Road, near Julu Road // 襄阳北路1号4楼, 近巨鹿路
Mars en Folie @ MAO Livehouse
The Chinese Alliance Française puts on a sweet gig for French and Swiss music fans at MAO Livehouse. Babel Quartet from France and Fabian Tharin of Switzerland tour the PRC courtesy of the Canadian, Belgian and Swiss embassies in Shanghai.
FREE ENTRY (RSVP) // 8.30 PM
Floor 3, 308 South Chongqing Road // 重庆南路308号3楼
The Extraordinary – M – @ QSW Culture Centre
French rockstar Matthieu Chedid, better known as ‘M’, smashes Shanghai for a second time at QSW Culture Centre. Experience his new material along with special guests, the show kicks off at 8.30 PM.
280 RMB (presale) 380 RMB (door) // 8.30 PM
179 Yichang Road, near Jiangning Road // 宜昌路179号， 近江宁路
Steve Aoki China Tour @ M2
Grammy Award-nominated, gold-selling artist and producer Steve Aoki checks in at M2 in Hong Kong Plaza. Aoki keeps smashing Shanghai over and again, now he’s back for more and tickets should be around 400 RMB on the door if they don’t sell out.
380 RMB (presale) // 10 PM – LATE
Hong Kong Plaza, Floor 4, 283 Middle Huaihai Road, near South Huangpi Road // 淮海中路283号4楼, 近黄陂南路
Co:Motion Roscius @ Arkham
Co:Motion sets Roscius on the decks at Arkham with his mixture of tribal beats and voodoo magic. Support comes from the Co:Motion regulars MIIIA, Raz, Mau Mau and Laura, kicking off at 10 PM.
50 RMB (Scan the QR-code) // 10 PM – LATE
1 Wulumuqi Road, near near Hengshan Lu // 乌鲁木齐路1号, 近衡山路
Kitsuné Club Night Parisien Tour @ Le Baron
The Kitsuné Parisien Tour wheels into Shanghai for an exclusive club night at Le Baron. London raver and Continental records poster boy, Jerry Bouthier promises to keep you boogying into the oui hours of the morning.
NO COVER // 11 PM
Floor 7, 20 Donghu Road, near Huaihai Road // 东湖路20号7楼， 近淮海中路
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[Featuring Matthieu Chedid, The Extraordinary – M – @ QSW Culture Centre]