Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
NEC Networking event @ M1NT
Networking Events Club organises another event for over 300 guests at one of the most glamorous venues in Shanghai, M1NT. Get your business cards ready and make some new connections on Friday night from 7pm to 1030pm.
WHERE: 24/F, 318 Fuzhou Road // 福州路318号高腾大厦24楼
PRICE: ¥180 at the door, ¥160 if paid before September 22nd
The Merchant of Venice @ Shanghai Oriental Art Centre
Shakespeare’s Globe present their notable production of The Merchant of Venice. Double Olivier and Tony award winner, Jonathan Pryce, tackles the challenging role of the moneylender Shylock in a reprise of what was his first appearance at Shakespeare’s Globe. The show will be ongoing from today until Sunday.
WHEN: Fri-Sun 2pm / 715pm
WHERE: 425 Dingxiang Road // 丁香路, 425号
InterNations @ WAWA MAMA
Friday night? It’s InterNations’ night. Forget about work, relax and meet amazing people and indulge in a wonderful meal at WAWA MAMA with InterNations. Experience the colourful and magical Ecuadorian indulgences with unique cocktails and ancestral food recipes.
WHERE: 1486 West Nanjing Road // 南京西路 1486号
PRICE: ¥110 basic members, ¥150 for people not on the guestlist
CONTACT: shanghai.internati[email protected] // Wechat ID Jaimedaza, Catalinacalin
Shanghai Wine & Dine Festival @ Expo Park
The Shanghai Wine & Dine Festival is back again for a second edition this year from September 23rd to 25th with over 1,000 wine varieties, 2,500 food items, workshops and performances. They’ll be serving dishes such as Foie Gras de Canard, parma ham, Frankfurter sausage, lasagna, tapas, churros and more. This festival is the largest food and wine festival in China and unites different countries and regions in the world. Supported by various international consulates of Shanghai, this year the national pavilions will feature masterclasses and food pairings.
WHERE: Expo Avenue 1000, Pudong // 世博大道 1700号, 浦东
PRICE: ¥50 for 1 ticket, ¥130 for 3 tickets
4-Year Anniversary Party @ Le Café des Stagiaires
After a long month of renovation, Le Café des Stagiaires’ second branch on Wuding Road is officially ready, renovated and all new in time to celebrate their 4th anniversary. The party will start at 8pm until 4pm and there’ll be DJs, cocktails, Belgian beers, shots and small bite platters available all night.
WHERE: 1085 Wuding Road // 武定路 1085号
CONTACT: [email protected] // Wechat ID Jaimedaza, Catalinacalin
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