Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Sunrise Jive: morning dance class @ Elevator
Wake up with a jive at Elevator, where they’re getting up early for a morning dance class. DJ Frau, coconut water and good vibes.
50 RMB (presale) 80 RMB (door) // 7.30 AM
Floor 4, 218 Xinle Road, near Donghu Road // 新乐路218号, 近东湖路
Happy Hour @ Azul
Kick back and relax on the terrace or in the beautiful dining space at Azul Tapas Lounge. Refresh yourself with half-price cocktails and sangría from 5pm to 7pm, plus you should taste one or two of Azul’s amazing tapas dishes.
NO COVER // 5 PM – 7 PM
Ferguson Lane, Floor 8, 378 Wukang Road, near Tai’an Road // 武康路378号8楼, 近泰安路
Gemini Party feat. DJ Esa @ Ninja
If you’re Gemini, an angel by the daytime and demon by night, party at Ninja. DJ Esa celebrates her birthday with an all-night midweek mash-up of hip hop, trap, grime and cheap booze.
NO COVER // 8 PM – 6 AM
Floor 2, 428 Maotai Road, near Shuicheng Road // 茅台路428号2楼, 近水城路
Standup Comedy Open Mic @ Kung Fu Komedy
The chuckle master, Andy Curtain hosts the standup comedy open mic at Kung Fu Komedy. Happy hour on the bar until 8pm, so get down there early and see what new material the Kung Fu comedians have in store.
NO COVER // 8.30 PM
Floor 4, 1 North Xiangyang Road, near Julu Road // 襄阳北路1号4楼，近巨鹿路
Ovum @ Yuyintang
Hard, instrumental post-rock band Ovum gig Yuyintang, stopping off on their China Tour. The metal heads from Tokyo hit Shanghai for one night only, brace yourself for some epic guitar licks.
90 RMB (door) // 9.30 PM
851 Kaixuan Road, near West Yanan Road // 凯旋路851号, 近延安西路
Come Correct: Straight Dope @ The Shelter
The Come Correct crew slam the bass down at Shelter, expect open mic cyphers, freestyle battles and b-boys on the floor. DJ Caution, T-Plus, DEAD 702, REAPER and BIG KERM, opens 10pm.
NO COVER // 10 PM
5 Yongfu Road, near Fuxing Road // 永福路5号, 近复兴路
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Have a great day Shanghaiists!