Where to go, what to do this weekend in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
THIS SUNDAY: DJ Brunch @ Le Bordelais Wine Bistrot
Enjoy brunch with a touch of funk and soul at Le Bordelais, the wine bistro brings DJs to its restaurants on the Bund and Jiashan Road. At ¥188, the brunch set features fresh breads, a daily soup, a cold platter, hot platter and dessert, with bottomless coffee, tea and fruit juices. Treat yourself to a bottle of rose wine for an extra ¥100.
See the brunch menu.
188 RMB (brunch set) 100 RMB (bottle of rose wine) // 11.30 AM – 3 PM
XUHUI: 301 Jiashan Road, near Jianguo Road // 嘉善路301号, 近建国路
BUND: 99 East Beijing Road, near East Zhongshan 1 Road // 北京东路99号益丰外滩源, 近中山东一路
Asia CES 2016: Tech show @ Shanghai New International Expo Center
Asia CES (Consumer Electronics Show) showcases the latest tech on the market at Shanghai New International Expo Center. This year’s themes are connectivity, innovation and the Internet of Things, register on the website to check it out.
50 RMB – 100 RMB (REGISTER) // 10 AM – 6 PM
2345 Longyang Road, near Fangdian Road // 龙阳路2345号, 近芳甸路
Sanju Surendran lecture @ Work Cafe
Indian filmmaker Sanju Surendran gives a masterclass at Work Cafe, check out his work on Youtube. Part of the Long Week of Short Films festival, there’s loads more going on this weekend.
Visit Long Weekend of Short Films to find out what else the festival has in store!
NO COVER // 7 PM – 7.45 PM
Floor 3, Plaza 818, 818 West Nanjing Road // 南京西路818号3楼
Wanna Travel networking @ Atto Primo
Wana Travel hosts a meetup with networking at Atto Primo in Lujiazui with an afterparty at Bar Rouge. Enjoy deals on drinks and food plus an amazing view at the swanky Italian restaurant, then free entry to Bar Rouge on the Bund.
NO COVER (RSVP) // 7.30 PM – 10.30 PM
The Bund, Floor 2, 5 East Zhongshan 1 Road // 中山东一路5号2楼, 外滩
Inside the Devil’s Mind @ Yuyintang
Inside the Devil’s Mind stages 3 metal bands at Yuyintang, Hitobashira, The Machinery of Other Skeletons and The Arcbane. For more Friday night rock, check out the Thrash gig over at MAO Livehouse.
50 RMB (door) // 9.30 PM
851 Kaixuan Road, near West Yanan Road // 凯旋路851号, 近延安西路
Rat Run @ Sproutworks (Hongqiao)
Team 5-10km running race, the Rat Run scurries through the alleys of Hongqiao, sponsored by Sproutworks. Add RunnersHai on WeChat for more details and to signup a team of 3-5 rats.
100 RMB // 9.30 AM – 12 PM
The Place, 122 Zunyi Road, near Ziyun Road // 遵义路122号36单元, 近紫云路
7″ vinyl LP market @ Dada
Flip through 7″ LPs in the vinyl market at Dada, each record costs just ¥10. With over 10,000 to go through, if you’re lucky or you spend the whole 5 hours there, you might find some hidden gems.
NO COVER // 3 PM – 8 PM
115 Xingfu Road, near Fahuazhen Road // 幸福路115号, 近法华镇路
The Empty Space Between Hope and Despair @ Art Labor Gallery
Flaneur on down to the launch of The Empty Space Between Hope and Despair at Art Labor Gallery. The exhibit features the latest ink paintings by immensely talented artist Ying Yefu (aka Shen Zhe Ming Yi).
NO COVER // 6 PM – 9 PM
570 Yongjia Road, near Yueyang Road // 永嘉路570号, 近岳阳路
The last night on West Fuxing Road @ JZ Club
A historic moment in the Shanghai jazz scene, JZ Club on West Fuxing Road is closing down and this is our last chance to experience its aura. The building will be demolished and at the moment JZ don’t know where they’re headed next, so prepare the tissues and live it up. Rumour is, the head honcho of the club will play double bass on stage, and he’s awesome. What’s more, for the last night the party has no end.
100 RMB // 9 PM – LATE
复兴西路46号, 近永福路 // West Fuxing Road, near Yongfu Road
Noisey: Ratatat @ MAO Livehouse
Noisey magazine ships in the electro gods, Ratatat, shredding guitar at MAO Livehouse. Pre-sale is sold out so pay on the door and freak out!
150 RMB (door) // 9 PM – LATE
Floor 3, 308 South Chongqing Road // 重庆南路308号3楼
House of TBD @ Candor
It’s a knee-slapping extravaganza at Candor. Watch local drag superstars House of TBD serve lashes, lips, and laughs in their one of a kind comedy variety show, starring Ennis F.W., Mint, Miss Jade and Honey West. Have a laugh and sip on a delicious Candor cocktail, because the more you drink the prettier they look.
NO COVER // 10 PM
432 South Shanxi Road, near Yongjia Road // 陕西南路432号, 近永嘉路
FIELDS Brunch @ 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA
FIELDS hosts an exclusive, seasonal 5-course Sunday Brunch with chef Riccardo at 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA. Find out more and make your reservation now!
588 RMB (+10% service charge) // 11.30 AM – 3 PM
Rockbund, Associate Mission Building, Floor 6/7, 169 Yuanmingyuan Road, near East Beijing Road // 圆明园路169号6－7楼, 近北京东路
The Remy Rooftop Party Closing Party “Prince Oli’s MV Shoot” @ K11 Sky Garden
Prince Oli shoots a massive promo video for the closing party of Remy’s rooftop party at K11 Sky Garden. Boogie away your Sunday with free drinks and free entry from 6pm ’til late.
NO COVER // 6 PM – LATE
K11 Mall, 6 Floor, 300 Middle Huaihai Road // 淮海中路300号6楼, K11中心
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Have a great weekend Shanghaiists!