Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
SUNDAZED pool party @ the Rhine Dream Yacht Club
Prepare to be sundazed this Sunday at the Rhine Dream Yacht Club! Guilty Pleasure, KNG Media, Boogatti Records and Double R Productions have joined forces to help top off your summer in style. With its exquisite sunset oceanside location, The Rhine Dream Yacht Club has a massive rock quarry swimming pool, restaurants and full-service villas. Featuring 6 DJs, guest performances, prizes, water sports, food, drinks and a sunset bonfire, it’s going to be loads of fun. Buy your tickets here.
WHERE: 999 Shuangyong Road, Kunshan // 双永路 999号, 昆山
PHOTOFAIRS @ Shanghai Exhibition Centre
Now in Shanghai for their third edition, PHOTOFAIRS is dedicated to showcase fine art photography and image from leading international galleries and artists all over the world. Through a highly curated approach, they provide an elegant and vibrant environment for collectors. Events programs and advisory services during the fairs also creates a more engaging platform to nurture new collectors.This year is their most international edition to date, featuring 50 leading international galleries from across 15 countries and 24 cities. Buy your tickets here.
Donghi Music Festival @ Zhoushan Islands
The Donghai (East Sea) Music Festival – or Donghi as they’re calling it – returns for another year, with 80 rock, folk and electronic artists lined up, performing over four stages on a beach at Zhujiajian on the Zhoushan Islands. Names on the bill include Xiao He, Streets Kill Strange Animals, Pu Shu, Escape Plan (Perdel), Muma and One-Fang plus Shanghai-based DJs Howell, Faded Ghost and MIsloop. This is a three day festival so music fans, make sure you don’t miss this one.
WHERE: Zhejiang, Zhujiajian, Zhoushan Island // 浙江省,舟山市,朱家尖
PRICE: ¥200 per day
Free flow brunch @ The Rooster
Watch out guys, The Rooster is doing a free-flow brunch for every weekend from 11am to 3pm. There will be unlimited Mimosas, Bloody Marys, Sangria and Heineken Draft, and you’ll have a selection to pick from on the menu, ranging from healthy breakfast wraps and salads to chicken and waffles.
WHERE: North Shaanxi road 455 // 陕西北路 455号
WHEN: 11am – 3pm
Inci Eviner @ Pearl Lam Galleries
Pearl Lam Galleries is delighted to present Looping on Thin Ice, the first solo exhibition by Turkish artist Inci Eviner in China. Featuring Eviner’s videos, drawings, collages on paper, and paintings, the exhibit centres on her video installations which are a result of a collaborative production process with her works on paper that will be displayed interactively in the exhibition space. “ Looping on Thin Ice” refers to the circulation of visual languages that reference one another, speak to one another, and are informed by the Eviner’s concern for the social conditions in her country.
WHERE: 1/F, 181 Jiangxi Zhong Road // 江西中路181号, 1楼
Dreams flea market @ Xintiandi
The Dreams flea market summer edition happens at Xintiandi every weekend when the weather permits. This market is free for all and showcases the usual vintage clothing, accessories, jewelry and food. Goes on from 12pm-8pm every weekend of September.
WHERE: 245 Madang Road // 马当路 245号
Champagne Sunday brunch @ The Cannery
The Cannery now offers a west coast seafood and champagne Sunday brunch every week! Crammed with a fresh seasonal selection of lobster, crab, caviar, salmon, kingfish, oysters, clams, mussels, winkles, scampi and prawns. This exquisite feast is priced at ¥888 to ¥1888 for sharing seafood platters paired with sparking Louis Roederer, and Cristal for ¥4888.
WHERE: 106, Building 1, 1107 Yuyuan Lu // 愚园路1107号1号楼106室
WHEN:1130am – 4pm
PRICE: From ¥888
Pizza @ UVA
UVA wine bar is offering an incredibly generous deal of all pizzas for 50 between 6 to 9pm. This deal only started yesterday and will run on until the end of the month!
WHERE: 819 Shaanxibei Lu // 陕西北路 819号
WHEN: 6pm – 9pm
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