Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Grand Havana Party @ The Peninsula
Prepare to be dazzled at Peninsula hotel’s Sir Elly’s rooftop with the breathtaking view overlooking the Huangpu River, Suzhou Creek and the iconic Pudong skyline. Cuba Libre cocktails and cigars will be served along with Latin salsa and mambo vibes played by DJ Jasmine Li. The party starts at 5pm and ends at 1am, the first two hundred will also receive a free straw hat, how fun! If you’re not much of a Cuban fan, try their signature Sir Elly’s cocktail or a tipple from their impressive selection of wines.
WHERE: 13F, 32 Zhongshan Dong Yi Road // 中山东一路32号13楼
Tenishia @ Linx
The most successful DJ duo of Malta, Tenishia will be spinning a three hour set tonight at Linx. DJing since 1997, Joven Grech of Tenishia started off his musical career at a community radio at 15, his ambitions grew bigger until realising music production was his next step. Now Tenishia has taken the Malta’s clubbing scene by storm and now they’re bringing their passion to Shanghai with their cutting edge sets. Starts at 10pm and finishing at 1am, be sure not to miss this!
WHERE: 1-2F 98 Huaihai Zhong Lu // 1-2 楼, 98 淮海中路
Blogging for Business workshop @ Olabsr
Globetrotter and blogger Evrim Kanbur will be discussing all you need to know about blogging. Get to know about the tools and resources you need to start, understand the need for you as an entrepreneur to explore writing, and how you can build, grow and influence your audience.
WHERE: 11F, 189 Puan Road // 普安路 189号
PRICE: ¥280 presale, ¥350 at the door
CONTACT: WeChat ID:Greg_Prudhommeaux
Pizza & crafted asian beer @ Sofia
Order any five different style beers from Pale Ale, Pilsner, Hefeweisen, IPA Brown and get a free 12 inch pizza! This deal is offered every Friday at Sofia pizzeria.
WHERE: 1124 Beijing Xi Road // 北京西路 1124号
WHEN: every Friday
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