Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Summer Deep House @ Crocus
Crocus will be pumping out some deep house tunes all Friday night. Head down for a good crowd of people, tasty cocktails and summer music. 100 RMB gets you four cocktails. [See flyer here]
WHERE: 18 Yuyuan Zhi Lu, near Wulumuqi Bei Lu // 愚园支路18号, 近乌鲁木齐北路
WHEN: 9 PM
PRICE: No Cover
CONTACT: 021 6232 1826
Wine Tasting & Travelling Networking Event @ Green Rooftop Cafe
Over a hundred business professionals from different nationalities, across a wide-range of industries will descend on Green Rooftop Cafe for an evening of networking and wine tasting.
WHERE: 4F, 30 Sinan Road // 思南路30号4楼
WHEN: 6:30 PM
PRICE: Advance tickets: 150 RMB, Door: 200 RMB
CONTACT: WeChat: jeansandheels
Traces @ Shanghai Children’s Art Theater
Traces is the story of seven people trapped in a make-shift shelter, waiting for an unknown catastrophe to happen outside. In these fraught moments, they decide to live to the fullest. Combining traditional acrobatic forms and theater with street art, skateboarding, and basketball, Traces is an explosive production that’s won rave reviews from Rolling Stone and others. Fans of Cirque, don’t miss out. [See flyer here]
WHERE: 800 Miaojiang Road, near Xizhang South Road // 苗江路800号, 近西藏南路
WHEN: July 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17
PRICE: Tickets range from 80 RMB to 480 RMB
CONTACT: Check out Damai for tickets and more info
Mansion Graduation @ The Mansion
Round off the year and celebrate the end of exams with The Mansion Graduation. Students from Shangpanzhai, Donghua, Skema, Tongji and Fudan will be representing. Expect Jiao Tong students to gatecrash. [See flyer here]
WHERE: B18, 851 Hongjing Lu, near Yan’an Xi Lu // 虹井路851号B18栋, 近延安西路
WHEN: 10 PM
PRICE: 100 RMB
Coding Workshops with Koding Kreators
Shanghai-based Koding Kreators are putting on a coding and tech bootcamp to equip children aged 5-12 with the skills they’ll need to succeed in the workplace or as an entrepreneur. Beyond learning to code, kids will develop logical thinking, problem-solving and computational skills, making them well-rounded, smart kids.
WHERE: Joy and Share, No.1, Lane 436, Xujiahui Lu // 徐家汇路，436弄
WHEN: August 8-12, August 15-19 – 8:30 AM to 4 PM
PRICE: 3,800 RMB per child (10 percent discount for second child)
Dark Room @ Elevator
A new night exploring deeper, darker, trippier shades of house & minimal & tech. Helmed by Zuckermann aka Stranger in the Night, co-owner of Berlin’s Lebensfreude records (releasing artists like Douglas Greed, Mathias Kaden and Ruede Hagelstein), this time teaming up with Co:Motion mainstay Mau Mau.
WHERE: 4F, 218 Xinle Lu, near Donghu Lu // 新乐路218号, 近东湖路
WHEN: 10 PM
PRICE: Before midnight: Free, After midnight: 30 RMB
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Have a great day Shanghaiists!