Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
The Beauty of Mantra @ Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Museum opens a new exhibition, The Beauty of Mantra, featuring artefacts from Daigoji Temple. The exhibition is open until July 11.
NO COVER // 9 AM – 5 PM
201 People’s Avenue, near Wusheng Road // 人民大道201号, 近武胜路, 上海博物馆
SSBA Power Networking Luncheon @ Jumbo (IAPM)
Interested in China’s new VAT reforms? Join the SSBA for a power networking luncheon at Jumbo. Scan the QR-code to register and choose from Hainanese chicken or XO Mee Pok.
50 RMB (members) 90 RMB (non-members) // 11.30 AM – 1.30 PM
IAPM Mall, Level 5, 999 Middle Huaihai Road, near South Shanxi Road // 淮海中路999号环贸iapm广场L5-502, 近陕西南路
Coffee Cupping @ Art Cofie
Explore coffee, analyse the flavors and practice your spiel with Raymond Anggajaya at Art Cofie. Try 5 arabica coffees from Indonesia and taste the difference, get in contact with Jason or Lain for more details.
Jason 138 1779 2108 // Lain 136 2168 4070
100 RMB // 3 PM – 5 PM & 7 PM – 9 PM
Room 206, Building A, Guojia Gardens 455 Yangnan Road // 杨南路455路郭家花园A座206A室
The Polish Poster Exhibition @ UNDEF/NE
A Long Week of Short Films opens the Polish Poster Exhibition at Undefine in M50. The opening lecture explains what’s behind the exhibition from 5.30pm to 6.30pm, then it exhibits until May 18.
Visit Long Weekend of Short Films to find out what else the festival has in store this week!
NO COVER // 5.30 PM – 6.30 PM
Room 105, Building 6, 50 Moganshan Road, near West Suzhou Road // 莫干山路50号6号楼105室, 近西苏州路
Chico @ Heyday Vintage Jazz Lounge
Feel the soul at Heyday, Chico performs the legends of jazz like ‘Stand By Me’ and ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’. The retro bar just kicked off a new happy hour with 50% off all cocktails, beer, and glasses of wine from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
NO COVER // 9 PM
50 Tai’an Road, near Xingguo Road // 泰安路50号, 近兴国路
Vile High Club @ Yuyintang
Rock ‘n’ rollers, Vile High Club headline Yuyintang with 3 bands in support, Dahlia Rosea, Spill You Guts and Dirty Fingers. If you gutted you can’t make it tonight, they’re on again tomorrow!
40 RMB // 9 PM
851 Kaixuan Road, near West Yanan Road // 凯旋路851号, 近延安西路
Voltage Divider: Hatred of Capitalism @ The Shelter
Voltage Divider smuggles in the underground from Beijing at The Shelter. Four DJs, Hatred of Capitalism (Beijing), Hielektromen (Beijing), Peng Zhuang (Shanghai) and Soundspade (Shanghai).
30 RMB // 10 PM
5 Yongfu Road, near West Fuxing Road // 永福路5号, 近复兴西路
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Have a great day Shanghaiists!
[Featuring Spill Your Guts]