Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Escaping From The Temple @ Shanghai Culture Square
The final chapter in Oriental Desire of the Soul trilogy, directed by one of China’s well-known modern dance choreographers Zhao Liang. The modern dance piece is a contemporary reinterpretation of a Chinese classic. A must see for all Chinese modern dance enthusiasts!
WHERE: 225 Shanxi South Road, near Fuxing Middle Road // 陕西南路225号, 近复兴中路
WHEN: 7:15 PM
PRICE: Seats range in price from 80 RMB to 350 RMB
CONTACT: Check out Damai for tickets and more info.
Independence Day BBQ @ Bubba’s
Get down to Bubba’s for an early Independence Day celebration. They’ll have craw fish from Ruijin Cajun, tacos from Jalapeno, BBQ from Bubba’s, and live music featuring Adam Brooks Dudding from Nashville singing some authentic country and bluegrass. [See flyer here]
WHERE: 2262 Hongqiao Road, near Jianhe Road // 虹桥路2262号, 近剑河路
WHEN: 12 PM to 6 PM
PRICE: No cover
Super Summer Fair Day
Now on its 7th year, Central Studios will be hosting its much-loved Summer Fair Day, featuring Gifted fashion designers, artisans and creative people to showcase their goods, pre-loved fashion and vintage wear. The day attracts a perfect blend of shopping, eating, chilling, and people watching. All proceeds will be donated to The Library Project with the aim of donating another library to an under-resourced school. [See flyer here]
WHERE: 1F, Bldg 1, 751 Huangpi South Road, near Jianguo East Road // 黄陂南路751号1号楼1楼, 近建国东路
WHEN: 11:00 AM to 8 PM
PRICE: No cover
CONTACT: 6384 8088
Fight Night Vol. 2 @ Arkham
REnextop sports app is hosting a seven-fight night of boxing and hip-hop at Arkham. Head down to see some of Shanghai’s finest amateur boxers trade blows. DJ Cavia, DJ LJ, and MC J-Fever provide the soundtrack sure to get everyone in the mood to rumble. [See flyer here]
WHERE: 1 Wulumuqi Road, near Hengshan Road
WHEN: 8 PM
PRICE: 200 RMB (includes a drink)
CONTACT: [email protected]
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Have a great day Shanghaiists!